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Incoming sheriff asks for $179,000increase
PUTNAM COUNTYa S- The incoming sheriff has a few budget requests for his plan to improve the department and give the county more security.
Brecka s green tomatoes, potato salad, bread pudding heavenly
An outdoor seating area outlined by a black wrought iron fence beckons patrons to see what's inside Breck's Bistro.
Monterey sewer rates may go up 120 percent over nexta
Monterey officials are considering upping sewer rates - a 120-percent increase that could be implemented over the next three years.
NC5 Investigates: Policing for Profit
A years-long investigation discovered interstate drug agents more concerned about seizing suspected drug money -- than stopping the flow of drugs.
Deadline nears for candidate questionnaires
PUTNAM COUNTYa S- Candidates appearing in the county general election on Aug. 8 will have a chance to be featured in a special section of the Herald-Citizen next month.
Monterey man due in court Wednesday
Jason Redwine, of Monterey, was appointed a public defender and is due back in court tomorrow.
Committee votes to pitch in extra toward new animal shelter
Although it's not up and running yet, the county budget committee voted the county should pitch in extra money to help fund operations at the new Cookeville-Putnam County Animal Shelter during the 2014-15 fiscal year.