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Cow Theft Suspect Arrested

October 24, 2014

One of the suspects in a recent cow theft has been arrested.   The Giles County Sheriff’s Department arrested Brian Elliott Reeves, 35, Thursday evening. Reeves and another suspect, 26-year-old Gerald Mimms, allegedly used a frozen bank account to purchase four cattle for $5,700 from the Pulaski Stockyard October 7 before taking them to Kentucky Read the full article…

School Director’s Office Issues Statement on Stapler Incident

October 24, 2014

The office of the Giles County Director of Schools has released a statement about an incident that occurred yesterday at Bridgeforth Middle School.   The incident involved a substitute teacher, a stapler, and several students. After the principal was made aware of the situation, the substitute teacher was asked to leave the building and not return Read the full article…

Health Officers Err on Side of Caution

October 24, 2014

Local health officials and emergency responders attended a meeting this morning given by Southern Tennessee Regional Health System Pulaski.   The attendees took a pro-active approach in discussing the development and expansion of standardized procedures in dealing with disease outbreak. Although health officials stressed the likelihood of contamination from a disease such as Ebola in Read the full article…

“Punkin’ Chunkin'” Is Tomorrow

October 24, 2014

Giles Countians of all ages are invited to try their hand at seeing just how far they can sling a pumpkin.   The Giles County Public Library will hold a “Punkin’ Chunkin’” tomorrow in the Martin Methodist College parking lot. Beginning at 10 a.m., anyone interested can fire a pumpkin into the sky with a Read the full article…

Humane Association Adoption Event Set for Tomorrow

October 24, 2014

The Giles County Humane Association will have a “Fall for a Furry Friend” at an Adoption Day event tomorrow from 9 a.m. until noon in Ardmore.     There will be T-shirts, cookbooks, information on low cost spay/neuter and more available. Even if you are not interested in adopting, come visit and learn more about Read the full article…

GCVA Pancake Breakfast Is Tomorrow

October 24, 2014

The Giles County Veterans Alliance will hold its annual pancake and sausage breakfast tomorrow.   All you can eat pancakes and sausage will be served from 7-11 a.m. tomorrow at the National Guard Armory. All veterans will eat free.  

Library Book Sale Is Today and Tomorrow

October 24, 2014

The Giles County Public Library will hold a book sale today and tomorrow during regular library hours.   The book sale will be held in the temporary location across from the library.   A plastic bag of books is $1, a box of books is $2, and a homemade cloth bag full of books is Read the full article…

Crockett Park’s Fall Happenings Are Tomorrow

October 24, 2014

David Crockett Park has some fall happenings scheduled for tomorrow.   The Jack-O-Lantern Drop Off is set for 1-3 p.m.   The Halloween History Trail will be held from 6-8:30 p.m.   For more information on any of tomorrow’s David Crockett Park fall happenings, call the park office at 931-762-9408.