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Two Arrested on Felony Charges

May 25, 2015

Two people have been arrested on felony charges in Giles County.   Mt. Pleasant resident Geoffrey Kayne Beard, 18, was arrested Tuesday by the Giles County Sheriff’s Department on statutory rape charges. Kayne was released on $3,500 bond and will appear in court tomorrow.   The Pulaski Police Department arrested Zachery Lee Thornton, 21, Tuesday. Read the full article…

WKSR Accepts Auction Applications

May 25, 2015

WKSR will be taking applications until June 26 to apply to be the charity helped by the annual WKSR Radio Community Auction.   This should be a one page application that includes why your organization should receive the auction, what you wish to accomplish with the money,  how many people will be served with these Read the full article…

Area Farmers Market Meeting Is Thursday

May 25, 2015

The Giles County Extension Office will host an area farmers market meeting this week.   The meeting will be held Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the office, located at 132 South Second Street. There will be several speakers. Topics to be covered include marketing, sales tax and liability issue, and food manufacturing regulations. Reservations are Read the full article…

Park Announces Junior Ranger Camp

May 25, 2015

June is Junior Ranger Month for the Tennessee State Parks and David Crockett State Park will celebrate with Junior Ranger Camp.   Junior Ranger Camp will be held June 1-4 from 6-8 p.m. each night. It is open to first time Junior Rangers only, age 6-14, and there is a $25 fee to cover supplies, Read the full article…

Mr. Bond the Science Guy Kicks Off Library Program

May 25, 2015

Mr. Bond the Science Guy will kick off the Giles County Public Library’s summer program.   He will perform at 10 a.m. Friday, June 5, at the Giles Heritage Theatre.   Beginning Monday, June 8, the library will offer a variety of weekly superhero-themed programs and activities. This year, the child who reads the most Read the full article…

Senior Center Needs Volunteers

May 25, 2015

The Giles County Senior Citizens Center is looking for volunteers.   Specifically needed is anyone willing to teach arts, crafts, painting, quilting, crochet, etc. The center offers computer classes for senior citizens at no charge each Friday, 1-2 p.m. and free exercise classes at MMC every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 8:30 a.m.   For Read the full article…

Several Meetings Are This Week

May 25, 2015

Several meetings will be held this week in Giles County.   The Pulaski Regional Planning Commission will meet at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at city hall.   The Pulaski Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet at noon tomorrow at city hall.   The PES Power Board will meet at 5 p.m. tomorrow in the Pulaski Read the full article…

Memorial Day Is Monday

May 23, 2015

Several announcements have been made regarding Monday’s Memorial Day holiday.   Because this is a federal holiday, all government office buildings, banks, and the post office will be closed on Monday.  Pulaski Electric System will also be closed.   The Pulaski Street and Sanitation Department and the Elkton Street and Sanitation Department will not pick Read the full article…