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Former Substitute Says Stapling Incident Was Voluntary

December 19, 2014

The former substitute teacher who allegedly stapled more than 20 students in an October 24 incident said he is relieved to have not been indicted by the Giles County grand jury.   Robert D. Massey, the attorney for Ed Hardaway, told WKSR his client had no intention of hurting the students, each of whom volunteered Read the full article…

New Industry Wants to Move to Elkton

December 19, 2014

A $50,000 price or $10,000 per acre was set for a prospective industry interested in buying five acres and moving to Elkton by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen, Thursday.   Ron Hardy, owner of Hardy Machinery, Huntsville, Ala., is interested in a site on Baugh Road, site of a former concrete plant, near I-65. Read the full article…

Giles Resident Warns About Break-ins

December 19, 2014

A Giles County resident who suffered a recent break-in wants everyone to know this is going on and to take precautions.   Brownie West told WKSR her Britton Hollow Road home was broken into Tuesday night. She said nothing of value was taken, but in their hunt for guns and jewelry, the thieves strewed her Read the full article…

New Recreation Center Coordinator Has Big Plans

December 19, 2014

The Pulaski Recreation Center’s new program coordinator has big plans for the new year.   Darlene Slinger replaced the recently retired Pat Hendrix at the recreation center this week. She told WKSR some of her plans for 2015 include hosting several youth sporting events. She said coupon classes will start in February, and other events Read the full article…

Lawrence County Chamber Looks for New Director

December 19, 2014

The Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce is on the hunt for a new director, following the resignation of current director Daniel Webb.   Webb resigned the position to take a job in the private sector of industrial recruitment that he will begin in January.   Members of the Lawrence County Chamber’s executive committee will meet Read the full article…

Campbellsville Library Needs Bibles

December 19, 2014

The Campbellsville Community Library is collecting Bibles in good condition. Donated Bibles — any version, any size — may be dropped off at the library Thursdays from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturdays 1-4 p.m. or anytime in the black mailbox on the front step.    

PES Power Board Meets Monday

December 19, 2014

The PES Power Board will meet at noon Monday in the Pulaski Electric System boardroom.

Fire Destroys Minor Hill Home

December 18, 2014

A Giles County home was destroyed by a fire early this morning.   Giles County Fire and Rescue and the Minor Hill Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 7327 Minor Hill Highway just after midnight today. Responders found heavy smoke and flames upon arrival.   Two occupants escaped without injury. The home Read the full article…