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2 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

New leaders take oath upon old Bibles

After six decades of service to Maury County, a presentation edition of the Bible is beginning to show its age.

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5 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

Four arrests made in home invasion

Three men and a juvenile have been arrested in connection with a home invasion earlier this week, Columbia Police Lt.

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Related Topix: Columbia, TN

5 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

CPWS celebrates 75th with new look

On Friday, local leaders and citizens gathered at the newly remodeled 201 Pickens Lane building in Columbia.

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5 hrs ago | Columbia Daily Herald

Sheriff George honored

Former deputy and U.S. Marshal David Wray, right, shows the shadow box of patches, badges and pins representing retiring Sheriff Enoch George's career Thursday in the Sheriff's Department's Criminal Investigations Division training room.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Maury County officials take oaths

Circuit Court Clerk Sandy McLain, top left, takes the oath of office with her family by her side.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Keeping schools safe

Loretta sniffs lockers Thursday in Whitthorne Middle Schoo for drugs, alcohol, prescription meds or gunsl.

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Columbia Daily Herald

Local youth center gets grant for renovation

Boys & Girls Club of Maury County member Antares Heller takes a swing at a wall stud Tuesday at the organization's West 8th Street Teen Center in Columbia.

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Related Topix: Columbia, TN, Education Etc.

Columbia Daily Herald

Wine petition fails in Columbia

Voters in at least two Maury County cities will be able to decide in November whether to allow wine sales in local retail food stores, but Columbia is not one of them.

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Related Topix: Columbia, TN, Spring Hill, TN, Mount Pleasant, TN, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Fire alarm system replaced at Whitthorne

State officials have given Maury County Schools six months to upgrade Whitthorne Middle School's fire alarm system to meet state standards after a malfunction last week forced $20,000 in temporary repairs.

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Columbia Daily Herald

Sexual advances alleged in firing

Maury County's former E911 director was fired after an employee complained that he made unwanted sexual advances, documents show.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Columbia, TN

Columbia Daily Herald

Cadillac SRX to be produced at GM Spring Hill

UAW Local 1853 Shop Chairman Mike Herron, left and Ken Knight, GM Spring Hill Manufacturing Complex manager, address a crowd of state and local dignitaries, community activists, GM employees and media Thursday at the GM Visitors and Conference Center prior to the announcement of the next vehicle to be produced on the site.

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Related Topix: Cadillac SRX, Spring Hill, TN, Cadillac, SUV, Bill Haslam, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

None injured in trailer fire

A mobile home fire on Old Brush Road in Culleoka burned itself out Tuesday afternoon, Maury County Fire Department Chief Eric Hileman said.

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Related Topix: Fire, Culleoka, TN

Columbia Daily Herald

New dining venues eyeing Spring Hill

The city's planning commission got a look at all three eateries during itswork session meeting Monday - the first for new planning commissioner Matt Koss.

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Related Topix: Spring Hill, TN, Columbia, TN

Columbia Daily Herald

Porter principal promoting more parent involvement

It doesn't matter to Robert Busch who coined the phrase, the Horace O. Porter school administrator truly believes it takes a village to raise a child.

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Business Journal

GM to announce new vehicle for Spring Hill plant

General Motors is expected to announce this week production of an additional vehicle at its Spring Hill plant.

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Related Topix: Spring Hill, TN

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Riverside Cafe serving Ducks

Brian Parkhurst, nutrition manager for Maury County Public Schools, chats with Riverside Elementary School third-grade student Tyler Huckaby, 8, who is happy about the new Riverside Cafe and its bright new look.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Recipes, Nutrition, Education Etc.

Columbia Daily Herald

Tracy concedes defeat to DesJarlais

Challenger Jim Tracy has conceded a 38-vote loss to incumbent Scott DesJarlais in the Republican primary for Tennessee's 4th Congressional District, which includes much of Maury County.

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Related Topix: Shelbyville, TN, Bedford County, TN, Rutherford County, TN, South Pittsburg, TN

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Maury County Public Schools officials discuss increases in TCAP results

Continued early intervention and staff development are the methods county school officials believe will help increase test scores for Maury County students.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Mathematics, Science, Hampshire, TN, Mount Pleasant, TN, Only, TN

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

State releases county jobless rates

Maury County's July unemployment rate increased 1.1 percent from June's rate of 7.5 percent to 8.6 percent, according to Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development data.

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Related Topix: Giles County, TN, Hickman County, TN, Lawrence County, TN, Lewis County, TN, Marshall County, TN

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Candidates set for city elections: Four seek mayor post

Candidates for commissioners for Mt. Pleasant are, from left, top: Delores Blankenship, Tyler Borne, Maury Colvett; bottom: Daniel Doubleday, Chris Frierson and George Washington Vestal.

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Related Topix: Mount Pleasant, TN, Columbia, TN, Small Business, Personal Finance, Nashville, TN

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