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Giles County commissioners and County Executive Melissa Greene approved several agenda items earlier this week that will go before the full commission Tuesday, Jan. 18.

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Community input is being sought on the possibility of changing the City of Pulaski ordinance concerning the operation of businesses that sell beer on the Square.

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The Giles County Grand Jury has handed down an indictment containing six counts related to a fatal vehicle wreck in June 2021.

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Pulaski Electric System Linemen (from left) Trey Garrett, Mark Smith, Derome Reynolds, Chris Philpot and Nate Bryant spent 10 days in Mayfield, Ky., last month assisting with disaster relief in the aftermath of a violent tornado that tore through the area Dec. 10, 2021, leaving catastrophic …

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With the year coming to an end, the Industrial Development Board (IDB) met to finalize some 2021 business.

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The Lynnville Board of Mayor and Aldermen discussed issues surrounding the city’s water services and held a public forum to field suggestions for an upcoming block grant application Dec. 14.

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Now six months in to the 2021-22 fiscal year, the Giles County E-911 Board of Directors is seeking financial reports that have not been seen by the board since the fiscal year began.

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NASHVILLE –The Tennessee Department of Transportation assures motorists it is stocked and ready to clear roadways of ice and snow. Salt supplies have been replenished in all 95 counties in preparation for the winter season, and crews have readied snow plows and brine trucks. Crews are alread…

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Giles County increased to 6,558 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of Jan. 3, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website, Tn.gov/health.

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During the hustle and bustle that has been the last few months of 2021, Pulaski Electric System has welcomed a familiar face to serve as Chief Executive Officer of the public utility.

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While everyone who displays their Christmas spirit with lighting displays deserves a prize, three of the entries into the Fourth Annual Pulaski Citizen Christmas Lights Contest have been chosen as this year’s best.

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Giles County increased to 6,392 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of Dec. 27, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website, Tn.gov/health.

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Each year, the Giles County Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) hosts the Cops and Kids program, which consists of its members and their families along with other volunteers Christmas shopping with approximately 25 children at Wal-Mart.

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In compliance with a Tennessee Supreme Court ruling for all law enforcement to notify the public of when and where a roadblock will be held, Tennessee Highway Patrol is advising all motorists of a planned sobriety roadside safety checkpoint in Giles County Friday, Dec. 24, on State Route 11 …

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University of Tennessee Extension is launching a new educational program uniquely designed to help beginning farmers or individuals starting a new venture in agriculture. UT Farming Fundamentals provides participants with resources and information on the essential principles needed to build …

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Giles County increased to 6,326 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of Dec. 20, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website, Tn.gov/health.

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The Ardmore Board of Mayor and Aldermen heard that the Giles County Senior Center would be expanding services in Ardmore after receiving a recent $5,000 grant from the Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability.

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Sometimes people’s needs are not met in their day-to-day lives, and they go about their week, month and even years getting by with the absolute bare minimum they can manage to buy for themselves and their family.

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The time capsule that had been secured in the wall of the Giles County Courthouse Annex (originally known as the Union Bank building), will be reinstalled tomorrow (Wednesday).

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Giles County increased to 6,284 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of Dec. 13, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website, Tn.gov/health.

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The Elkton Board of Mayor and Aldermen approved a proclamation at its Nov. 11 meeting designating its four city employees and six volunteer fire department members as essential workers.

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Grants totaling $60,000 were approved by the Giles County Board of Education last week for use in local middle school and high school Career and Technical Education programs.  

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Approximately 2,500 gather on the Historic Pulaski Square Dec. 2 for the annual Mingle Jingle and Giles County Christmas Tree and Courthouse lighting. The crowd was treated to musical performances, pony rides, a nativity petting zoo, dancing in the windows at PPAC, bouncy houses, food trucks…

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The UT Southern women’s soccer team celebrates after winning the NAIA national championship Monday afternoon in Orange Beach, Ala. The title is the third in the program’s history and first since 2007. A full recap of Monday’s national championship will be published in next week’s edition of …

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Giles County increased to 6,229 patients who have tested positive for COVID-19, coronavirus, as of Dec. 6, according to the Tennessee Department of Health website, Tn.gov/health.

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“Getting an education changes people’s lives, and I firmly believe that because it certainly has changed mine,” said Brenda Sanders Speer, a 1978 University of Tennessee, Knoxville, alumna and owner of Speerit Hill Farm in Lynnville.

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The Giles County Democratic Party will host a Meet & Greet for Democratic Candidate for Governor, Councilman JB Smiley Jr. of the Memphis City Council, Saturday, Dec. 4, from 10 a.m.-noon at the Giles County Courthouse Gazebo.

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A possibility of a transload facility within the county is progressing along, Giles County EDC Director David Hamilton said during the EDC’s full board meeting last month.

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Santa waves to onlookers during the Minor Hill Christmas Parade Nov. 28. This was only the beginning of Giles County’s Christmas parades this year with five more to follow: Lynnville — Saturday, Dec. 4, at 5 p.m.; Elkton — Saturday, Dec. 4, at 5:30 p.m.; Pulaski — Saturday, Dec. 11, at 5 p.m…

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The Pulaski Electric System Board of Directors welcomed a new member during its regular monthly meeting last week.

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The Giles County Board of Education was asked to approve a $45,000 ThreeStar Grant that was awarded to the county’s CTE program at its work session Nov. 16.

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