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  1. Large Crowd Addresses Sumner Co. Commission Over Property Tax HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | WTVF Nashville

    A Sumner County Commission meeting lasted for over three hours Monday evening as hundreds of people spoke out about a recent property tax hike. Commissioners voted on the hike three months ago.

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  2. Snow, rain mix in forecast againRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Local residents were sledding and dealing with some slick roads early Saturday morning after snow fell in southern Middle Tennessee on Friday night and Saturday morning. The snow started falling before midnight and was finished by 4 a.m. Saturday, National Weather Service meteorologist Brittney Whitehead said.

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  3. Tennessee health profile - Sumner CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Examiner.com

    Sumner County , Tennessee is in the northern middle part of the state, bordering on Kentucky. Its principal cities include Gallatin, Hendersonville, Portland, Westmoreland, and White House.

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  4. Parents to sue after school had autistic boy, 8, arrested and "put in straight jacket"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... having a crisis plan to deal with his occasional violent outbursts due to the condition. The couple from Sumner County, Tennessee, USA, claim there son has been traumatised ever since after being left in a straight jacket for an hour, locked in a ...

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  5. Town supports teen 'fat shamed' on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | WPTV Local News

    ... said she wanted to sell her dress in time for senior prom. She posted pictures of the gown on "For Sale in Sumner County, TN" - a group that allows members to advertise their products. Below the post, two men started making of her weight and looks. ...

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  6. Tenn. teen bullied on Facebook gets community's supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... said she wanted to sell her dress in time for senior prom. She posted pictures of the gown on "For Sale in Sumner County, TN" - a group that allows members to advertise their products. Below the post, two men started making of her weight and looks. ...

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  7. Community rallies behind Sumner Co. teen bullied on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    ... said she wanted to sell her dress in time for senior prom. She posted pictures of the gown on "For Sale in Sumner County, TN" - a group that allows members to advertise their products. Below the post, two men started making of her weight and looks. ...

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  8. Community rallies behind Sumner Co. teen bullied on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KWNN-FM Stockton

    ... said she wanted to sell her dress in time for senior prom. She posted pictures of the gown on "For Sale in Sumner County, TN" - a group that allows members to advertise their products. Below the post, two men started making of her weight and looks. ...

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  9. Facebook bullies target teen over prom dress picture - her community's response is amazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... of selling it to raise money for a new dress for her senior prom . However, some visitors to the For Sale in Sumner County, TN group on the social networking site targeted her with cruel remarks about her appearance. Kristen told local news channel, ...

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  10. Tennessee community supports girl bullied on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | New York Daily News

    Kristen Layne, 18, was trying to sell her junior prom dress online but a few people ridiculed her over her appearance. But many others in the Sumner County group rushed to her defense and have now raised more than $2,000 for her to buy a new gown for the senior prom.

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  11. When This Girl Was Bullied Over Her Prom Dress, Her Entire Community Stood Up For HerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Switched

    ... According to Seventeen , Kristen posted this photo of her junior prom dress on the Facebook group "For Sale In Sumner County, TN": The dress had made Kristen feel like a princess. So she was shocked when some of the Facebook group's members started ...

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  12. Sumner County rallies around teen ridiculed for after prom dress Facebook imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Daily Mail

    ... two images of her wearing the purple floor-length gown on a Facebook classifieds page called 'For Sale in Sumner County, TN' in the hopes of selling it. 'Selling my prom dress,' she wrote beneath the pictures. 'I don't really remember the size, but ...

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  13. Plus size prom dress sale prompts cyber bullyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | NBC2 News

    ... decided to sell the dress as she prepared for senior prom, Layne posted pictures of the gown on "For Sale in Sumner County, TN" - a group that allows members to advertise their products. Below the post, two men started making of her weight and ...

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  14. Freezing temps last week closed schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Macon County Times

    The dangerously cold weather that hit middle Tennessee late Wednesday night, Jan. 7 caused many schools to close early on Wednesday and all day on Thursday, Jan. 8. Sumner County announced its early closing on Tuesday evening. The following day, Macon County let its students out at noon and the doors were closed on Thursday.

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  15. Teen bullied on Facebook after trying to sell prom dress, community comes to her defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    SUMNER COUNTY, Tenn. - Kristen Layne says the night of her junior prom was "the best night of her life."

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  16. Plus-Size Bully BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | WWLP

    ... decided to sell the dress as she prepared for senior prom, Layne posted pictures of the gown on "For Sale in Sumner County, TN" - a group that allows members to advertise their products. Below the post, two men started making of her weight and ...

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  17. Sumner County Would Like Your Requests to be Submitted Via Stone TabletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Nashville Scene

    ... (who, you'll remember, is running for Metro Council this year). Here's where it gets really, REALLY stupid. Sumner County could have just forwarded the link to the information Jakes was looking for - the school board's records policy, ironically - ...

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  18. TWRA reports Fall Turkey Harvest stands at more than 1,400Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Clarksville Online

    ... fall. Maury County was again the top county with a harvest of 117, 11 less than the total of 128 last year. Sumner County was second with 63. The rest of the top 10 counties were Rutherford 54, Sullivan 52 and Greene 52, Dickson 47, Washington 44, ...

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  19. Medicaid Fraud, Mistreating and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... with the assistance of the Gallatin Police Department, TBI Agents arrested Carver and booked her into the Sumner County Jail on an unrelated probation violation. Sat. (Feb. 21, 2014) 6:30PM-midnight 2015 RUTHERFORD HEART BALL at the Stones River ...

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  20. Woman Accused Mistreating TennCare RecipientRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... rver was indicted on September 22 by a Davidson County Grand Jury. She was arrested Friday and booked into the Sumner County Jail on an unrelated probation violation.

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