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September is National Library Card Sign-up Month. The month generally coincides with the start of school and all across the nation, including right here in Giles County, the public is encouraged to visit their local library and sign up for a library card.

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Do you know or are you perhaps one of the millions of people in the U.S. who suffers from what is known as a chronic health condition? If you are unsure, a chronic condition is a condition or illness that recurs or is persistent for a long period of time and may last for a person’s entire li…

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The Pulaski Garden Club’s September Pick of the Month is Heather Costello, seated in her lovely backyard with granddaughter Teagan Costello. Located at 207 Willa Circle, the sweeping manicured lawn and pathway lead up to a charmingly decorated porch. Evergreen shrubs and grasses add differen…

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What began as a county initiative to celebrate a high state rank in beef production has quickly grown into a regional and state celebration of agriculture as not only a business but also a lifestyle to live, support and respect.

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It’s hard to believe that Labor Day is already here! Youngsters are back in school, autumn is just around the corner and the holiday season is just ahead. It’s time for one last big party to say goodbye to the summer, celebrate another year of hard work and to herald in the fall. The recipes…

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September in the southeast — one day it’s hot, and the next there is the decided chill of autumn in the air. Wet or dry, hot or cold, there is still much to be done in the garden and yard.

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Citizen Robyn Olson teaches English Language Arts, Creative Writing and Theatre Arts at Richland School, where she was chosen as its 2021 Teacher of the Year for grades nine-12. Olson was also named Giles County’s district-wide teacher of the year for grades nine-12 and has been selected as …

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Dr. Bill See — joined by his staff, Brianna Staggs, RMS; Ashley Moss, LPN; and Yolanda Garner, LPN; other hospital officials and Giles Chamber Diplomats — cuts the ribbon officially opening his Southern Tennessee Pediatrics Pulaski office Aug. 5.   Giles Chamber / Submitted

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Fire completely destroyed the main house at New Canaan Ranch last week, but it did not destroy the spirit or mission of the ranch.

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When farming becomes more than a hobby, but a way of conservation and life, the one who contributes their time and dedication to fulfilling that commitment is a citizen worthy of praise.

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Terrell Land & Cattle Co. of Ardmore, Tenn., is a new member of the American Angus Association, reports Mark McCully, CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Mo.

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The Pulaski Garden Club’s August Pick of the Month is Gaile and Ron Jordan’s 210 W. Sixth St. home. Built in 1900, their lovely Victorian recently underwent a landscape makeover featuring an antique pony cart amongst stone-lined beds bursting with texture and gorgeous blooms. Interesting pot…

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The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s College of Architecture and Design has announced the appointment of Giles County native Jason Young as the 12th dean of the college, according to Provost John Zomchick.

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As kids return to school in Giles County, traffic patterns are changing as drivers take to their buses to transport precious cargo. School zones bring congested traffic, school buses are picking up and dropping off children, parents are in a hurry to drop their kids off before work and those…

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The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)/Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) provides Medicare counseling to South Central Tennessee’s 13-county district. This would not be possible without the hard work of our amazing volunteers. If you are looking for a way to help your community, con…

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Citizen Cindy Pride has spent the last quarter century connecting with her students. The Elkton Elementary School 2021 Teacher of the Year for grades five-eight helps her student to make connections in the classroom that will last them throughout life.

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Families who farm together put their heads together. The Rollins Family did just that when they formulated a plan to turn their poultry and farm waste into a sustainable profit — R-Grow.

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Pulaski Exchange Club Vice President Dewitt Booth and member Sylvia Harrison present a donation to Giles County High School students (continuing from left) Jaxon Holt, Talan Pierce, Ethan Sumners, Tonia Wilson and GCHS teacher Brian Dodge to help cover expenses for spraying beside the creek …

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Not a baker? Need a yummy dessert in a hurry? Then a no bake pie is just what you’re looking for. These easy dessert gems will make guests and family alike think you’ve slaved all day in the kitchen.

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Congregants throughout the history of Liberty United Methodist Church have shared their love of their faith and ministry with each other and the community. For more than 175 years they have dedicated themselves to those in need and to spreading the gospel of Christ.

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Residents living in and around Pulaski can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening.  

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Elkton Elementary PreK-fourth grade Teacher of the Year Kim McAlister has demonstrated a love for educating those in her charge for more than a decade. 

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JoJo’s Sports Cards & Memorabilia celebrates its grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony performed by the Giles Chamber. Cutting the ribbon are (from left) Coty Moore, Joshua Grider, Skyy Grider, Heather Ayres, David Hamilton, Trinity Grider, Jennifer Collins, Andy Harvey, Hagan Lam…

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Sweet Tees celebrates its Grand Opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony performed by the Giles Chamber. Cutting the ribbon are (from left) Hagan Lamar, Amanda Sisk, Caitlin Harris, Heather Ayres, Megan Rogers, Krissy Hagen and Hayley Holt. Sweet Tees is located at 421 W. College St. in Pulask…

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Citizen and Teacher of the Year honoree Calista Pope has taught math to fifth and sixth graders at Minor Hill School for the past 15 years. She believes every student is special in their own way and that an encouraging environment is key to a student’s success.

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Markets on the Farm celebrates a ribbon cutting ceremony performed by the Giles Chamber June 4. Cutting the ribbon are Brittany Trevarthan, Jonathan Howes, Kenslee Howes, Abi-Jade Howes, Heather Howes, Heather Ayres, John Luke Howes, Katelyn Smith, Dainty T-Flatt, Hayven T-Flatt, Jessica Wor…

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In the time before time became a counted eternity, the people of the hills traveled what they called “The Road,” trading with other people who lived at the great salty water. Sometimes they lingered in smaller groups, sometimes they moved on quickly through the forest with its gloamings.