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Three Arrested on Felony Charges

July 4, 2015

Three people have been arrested on felony charges in Giles County.   Macon, Georgia resident Carlton Darrin Thomas, 48, was arrested June 28 by the Tennessee Highway Patrol. He’s charged with unlawful carrying or possession of a weapon and driving while his license is revoked, cancelled or suspended. Thomas was released on $1,800 bond and Read the full article…

Ardmore Asks for Judicial Commissioner

July 4, 2015

During a Thursday meeting of the Ardmore, Tenn., Board of Mayor and Aldermen,  members voted to ask Giles County to consider having a judicial commissioner to serve the communities of Ardmore and Elkton.   First District County Commissioners Jimmy Caldwell and Joyce Woodard have met with Ardmore officials and with county officials about the matter. Read the full article…

FSA Nominations Run Through August

July 4, 2015

The nomination period for local Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committees runs through August 3.   To be eligible to serve on a FSA county committee, a person must participate or cooperate in an agency administered program, be eligible to vote in a county committee election and reside in the local administrative area where they Read the full article…

Students Can Attend Code Camp

July 4, 2015

Giles County youth age 12-18 are invited to attend the Tennessee Code Academy’s Code Camp.   Code Camp will be held July 13-17 at Giles County High School. It teaches the basics of programming through the creation of video games and web applications. Throughout the week, professional programmers will be brought in to speak with Read the full article…

Escaped Inmate Is Back in Custody

July 3, 2015

A Lawrence County inmate who escaped work detail earlier this week is now back in custody.   On Wednesday, Jason Williams Kirk used a stolen cell phone to tell Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department Lieutenant Nathan Neese he wanted to turn himself in. Neese coordinated with  U.S. Marshal Task Force officers and deputies from the Madison Read the full article…

4th of July Celebration Is Tomorrow

July 3, 2015

The city of Pulaski/Giles County’s 4th of July celebration will be bigger and better than ever this year.   The event will be held tomorrow at the Sharewood Park Amphitheater.     The recreation center pool will be open until 5 p.m., handicapped parking will be available at the center first come first served beginning at Read the full article…

No Fireworks/Open Air Burning in City Limits

July 3, 2015

Pulaski residents are reminded to follow the law regarding open air burning and fireworks.   Pulaski Fire Department Chief Don Collins wants to remind everyone that although county residents are permitted to burn items outdoors, there is no open air burning allowed inside the Pulaski city limits.   County residents who wish to do outdoor Read the full article…

Free Farm Machinery Show Is Tomorrow

July 3, 2015

Giles County Antique Power’s annual Antique Farm Machinery Show is planned for tomorrow in Elkton.   The free show will begin at 2 p.m. at Elkton City Park, located at 370 Baugh Road. All types of antique tractor machinery, garden tractors, gasoline engines, and vintage cars and trucks are welcome at the event. Vendors of Read the full article…