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  1. Giants sign 'fastest man in college football' Kevin Snead after tryoutRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | NJ.com

    The Giants signed their fourth rookie minicamp tryout player on Monday, and he comes with a pretty good nickname: Wide receiver/cornerback Kevin Snead, who ran a 4.22 40 earlier this year and became known as "The Fastest Man in College Football" during his time at Division II Carson-Newman in Jefferson City, Tenn. The Giants waived veteran offensive lineman Martin Wallace, who grew up in New York City, played at Temple and has now been with seven NFL teams, seeing some active roster time with the Browns in 2013 and Buccaneers in 2015.

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  2. Grainger residents graduate Recovery CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Grainger Today

    Tracey Wolfe Grainger Today Editor JEFFERSON CITY - Six Grainger County women graduated the 4th Judicial District Recovery Court program Thursday, May 4. Krystal Holbert, Katie Bernard, Brittney Faulkner, Lydia Maggard, Holly Burrell and Melissa Purkey received certificates of completion during a commencement celebration held at Jefferson City Christian Church, in Jefferson City. Keynote speaker Stephen Loyd, M.D., assistant commissioner for Substance Abuse Services, Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, spoke to attendees about his own struggles with addiction, and explained the effects of drug addiction on the brain.

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  3. Shelley highway honors EMTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... - and this piece of her family history." Among her many activities, Phyllis Shelley was an active member of Jefferson City's First Presbyterian Church and the Eastern Star in California. Although the Legislature designates a memorial highway, and ...

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  4. Demolition plans worry east side property ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | News Tribune

    The houses at 410 Lafayette, left, and 408 Lafayette St. are on a list of homes to possibly be demolished to make way for a public park or civic space near the East McCarty Greenway entrance. Despite concerns from property owners along the Lafayette Street/U.S. 50 interchange about potential plans to make the area into a park or green space, Jefferson City Parks and Recreation officials said no such effort is taking place.

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  5. JCPS board approves new audit firm, textbook seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Fulton Sun

    The Jefferson City Public Schools district's Board of Education announced some updates on progress of its two high school plan and how it will continue to relay that progress. Architects Alliance's Principal Architect Cary Gampher showed the board and those in attending the Monday night board meeting an overall draft schedule, generally outlining what may happen and when on the high school projects over the coming months.

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  6. Seay, JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    ... by his wife of 49 years Sherry. Daughters Cassandra Seay, Lisa Fowler, MS. Sons Frederick Seay, Poshane Seay, Jefferson City, TN. 9 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren as well as numerous other relatives and friends. Funeral Services 12 PM ...

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  7. Bates, Bobby EugeneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... 15, 1930 in Isabella, Tennessee to the late Claude and Florence (Jenkins) Bates. At an early age he moved to Jefferson City, Tennessee where he lived with his mother and father and eight siblings. He graduated from high school in Jefferson City ...

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  8. Stream bank slide closes South Lincoln StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... street is closed until further notice. South Lincoln Street between East High Street and Willcoxon Drive in Jefferson City was closed Thursday afternoon due to a stream bank slide, causing settlement in the pavement. "It's like what was seen in 2015 ...

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  9. Council approves street overlay projectRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | News Tribune

    The Jefferson City Council approved a bill at its meeting Monday night to authorize a contract with Jefferson Asphalt for $1.198 million for the 2017 mill and overlay of city streets. The money will mostly come from the city's half-cent capital improvement sales tax program.

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  10. Protesters oppose participation in immigration enforcement program Read Story Kendall MorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... A couple of counter-protesters stood on the other side of the issue Monday afternoon. Justin Rankin came from Jefferson City to voice his support for the 287(g) program and immigration enforcement. "My family came to this country legally in the late ...

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  11. Veteran discusses service with 14th Armored Cavalry in 1960s GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... in the community for the quality honey he harvests and sells from the beehives on the hills surrounding his Jefferson City home. When reflecting on the two years he spent in the U.S. Army during the mid-1960s, Verslues affirmed this brief period of ...

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  12. Vehicle crashes into convenience storeRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | News Tribune

    Officers were called at 5:34 p.m. to respond to Break Time at 1940 W. Main St. for a non-injury crash, according to police department reports. The investigation revealed Christopher Jordan, 68, of Jefferson City, was stopping in the parking lot near the side of the store when his foot slipped off the brake pedal and onto the accelerator.

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  13. Tidbits from the ACC Coaches Teleconference: April 26Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... this season with the addition of transfer Carson Wise. Wise is coming from Division II's Carson-Newman in Jefferson City, Tenn. Doeren said there are still questions about that aspect of special teams, but he thinks the kicking unit will be in ...

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  14. Jefferson City police officer credited with stopping kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The suspect, Jacob Cain Bryant, 23, of Morristown, is charged with aggravated kidnapping, felony evading, unlawful possession of a firearm, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, and driving on a revoked license. The Jefferson City Police Department says around 2:48 a.m. on April 20, K-9 Officer Ty Hager was doing a routine business check on Devotie Road when he heard gunshots, Someone then shined a light on his patrol car and Officer Hager then saw a vehicle speed off. 2 comments

  15. The Kansas City Sunday News Link LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... fire at Cloverleaf Apartment on US-71 at about 2 p.m. Saturday. Officials say it was under control by 3 p.m. JEFFERSON CITY * The Missouri Senate may have derailed a plan to slash state funding for sobriety checkpoints. In action Thursday, Senate ...

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  16. BizBeat: Towne Grill expandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | News Tribune

    A small expansion of the Towne Grill restaurant at 315 Jefferson St. will add 500 square feet of space to the popular Jefferson City eatery. Owner Gloria Vogt said an extension of the restaurant's interior over an old patio area should be complete by mid-May. Vogt's team started the project in late March, but delays by bad weather and her contractor's vacation pushed the opening of the renovated restaurant back about two weeks.

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  17. BizBeat: Healthy businesses find downtown homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | News Tribune

    Cori Busby, left, and Laurel Dunwoody, owners of MO Juice and Love 2 Nourish, respectively, pose for a photo behind the counter of their new location at 202 E. High St. in downtown Jefferson City. A pair of Jefferson City businesses for health-conscious consumers recently outgrew their shared location at 712 Jefferson St. and are moving to a larger one at 202 E. High St. Love2Nourish makes pre-made meals using gluten-free, low-sodium and low-carb ingredients.

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  18. Tracy Jean EldridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... is survived by her dad, Ray Eldridge; stepmom, Betty Eldridge, of White Pine; sister, Patricia Ann Walker, of Jefferson City; brother, Arnold Ray Eldridge, of Dandridge; and one stepbrother, Dan Crum, and wife, Terri, of White Pine. A graveside ...

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  19. April 21-27, 2017: This week in Memphis historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | The Daily News

    ... request for high schools, approximately $300,000, must go to the city. 1967: James Earl Ray, an inmate at the Jefferson City Penitentiary in Missouri serving time for armed robbery, escapes from the prison by hiding in a metal box in a bakery truck. ...

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  20. Jefferson City man charged in officer-involved shootingA Jefferson...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | Lebanon Democrat

    On Dec. 23, at the request of 4th District Attorney Jimmy Dunn, TBI agents began investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting incident that happened in Jefferson City. The investigation revealed deputies with the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office responded to the home in question after receiving a report of a disturbance in which one person was cut by a knife.

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