Sumner County Newswire

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  1. Jobs are coming to GallatinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Macon County Times

    The Goodwill Career Solutions center at 670 Nashville Pike in Gallatin will host a job fair from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8, for ABC Group Inc., which seeks to fill more than 200 positions at its ABC Salga Plastics and ABC Technologies locations in Sumner County. Toronto, Canada-based ABC Group Inc. manufactures automotive systems and components.

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  2. 2 Accused Of Robbing Man At GunpointRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WTVF Nashville

    HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. Two suspects have accused of robbing a victim at gunpoint in the parking lot of an apartment complex in Sumner County.

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  3. Open records roadblocks wastefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... time to fulfill. For example, requests to see how local officials are spending money have been frequent in Sumner County. The Blount County school board chair noted the "25 to 30 hours" its fiscal administrator spent responding to a county ...

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  4. Wilson County jobless rate increases in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Lebanon Democrat

    According to figures released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, January's jobless rate in Wilson County was 5.7 percent. Wilson County ranks fifth in the state behind Williamson, Davidson and Rutherford counties, respectively, and shares the same rate as Sumner and Knox counties, for the lowest unemployment rate in January.

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  5. Wilson County jobless rate increases in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Lebanon Democrat

    According to figures released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, January's jobless rate in Wilson County was 5.7 percent. Wilson County ranks fifth in the state behind Williamson, Davidson and Rutherford counties, respectively, and shares the same rate as Sumner and Knox counties, for the lowest unemployment rate in January.

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  6. Open records roadblocks wastefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... time to fulfill. For example, requests to see how local officials are spending money have been frequent in Sumner County. The Blount County school board chair noted the "25 to 30 hours" its fiscal administrator spent responding to a county ...

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  7. Jacking Up the Ransom Note on Public Records Is Not the Answer to Government TransparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Nashville Scene

    ... time to fulfill. For example, requests to see how local officials are spending money have been frequent in Sumner County. The Blount County school board chair noted the "25 to 30 hours" its fiscal administrator spent responding to a county ...

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  8. The Ransom Note on Tennessee Public RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Daily News

    ... time to fulfill. For example, requests to see how local officials are spending money have been frequent in Sumner County. The Blount County school board chair noted the "25 to 30 hours" its fiscal administrator spent responding to a county ...

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  9. Irate father attacks school bus after daughter wears makeup to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... children were boarding the bus near Dutch Creek and Clark Hollow roads. According to Major Don Linzy with the Sumner County Sheriff's Department, Bobby Absher reportedly assaulted his wife with a baseball bat before using it to crack the school bus ...

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  10. USA Inc. expansion to create 435 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Business & Heritage Clarksville

    NASHVILLE : Unipres USA Inc. officials has announced their company will expand its Portland facilities by adding new presses and building space to house the additional presses. The expansion will create 435 new jobs over the next five years in Sumner County.

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  11. Unipres USA to expand Portland facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    The company plans to expand the facilities by adding new presses and building space to house the additional presses. The expansion will create 435 new jobs over the next five years in Sumner County.

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  12. Tracy legislation could add costs to open records searchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Murfreesboro Post

    Legislation backed by Sen. Jim Tracy could make obtaining or inspecting government documents even more difficult and expensive, critics of the bill say. Tracy, a Bedford County Republican, said he is sponsoring Senate Bill 328 at the request of the Tennessee School Boards Association, primarily to cut down on excessive records searches.

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  13. Tracy legislation could add costs to open records searchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Murfreesboro Post

    Legislation backed by Sen. Jim Tracy could make obtaining or inspecting government documents even more difficult and expensive, critics of the bill say. Tracy, a Bedford County Republican, said he is sponsoring Senate Bill 328 at the request of the Tennessee School Boards Association, primarily to cut down on excessive records searches.

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  14. Man arrested on drug charges after vehicle pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | News Democrat

    ... cash. Also during the investigation, Hardy was charged on a pair of outstanding warrants in Warren County and Sumner County, Tenn.

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  15. Crappie USA To Hit The Waters Of Old Hickory Lake TennesseeRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... learn how the big ones are caught. Interviews of the top five teams will be conducted after the weigh in. The Sumner County CVB would like to welcome all Crappie USA anglers and their guest to the area and hope they take the opportunity to enjoy the ...

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

    Jan 26, 2015 | 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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  17. Snow, rain mix in forecast againRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | 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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  18. Tennessee health profile - Sumner CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | 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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  19. Parents to sue after school had autistic boy, 8, arrested and "put in straight jacket"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | 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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  20. Town supports teen 'fat shamed' on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | 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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