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  1. U.S. Rep. Black accused of embellishing in a new radio adRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Columbia Daily Herald

    U.S. Rep Diane Black, R-Tenn, was attacked and robbed 22 years ago. In a new radio ad, she said it was the reason she became a gun owner.

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  2. Rep. Butt does not support special session to oust DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Columbia Daily Herald

    State Rep. Sheila Butt, R-Columbia, said Saturday she does not favor a special session of the Legislature to oust State Rep. Jeremy Durham, R-Franklin. House Speaker Beth Harwell, House Majority Leader Gerald McCormick and House Republican Caucus Chairman Glen Casada circulated a formal petition Friday and Saturday to authorize the House to consider a resolution to expel Durham.

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  3. Harwell supports special session to oust DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Columbia Daily Herald

    State Rep. Sheila Butt, R-Columbia, said Saturday she does not favor a special session of the Legislature to oust State Rep. Jeremy Durham, R-Franklin. House Speaker Beth Harwell, House Majority Leader Gerald McCormick and House Republican Caucus Chairman Glen Casada circulated a formal petition Friday and Saturday to authorize the House to consider a resolution to expel Durham.

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  4. School system names Preininger data coordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Dr. Anita Preininger has been named by Maury County Public Schools as the district's first coordinator of data and assessment. "Data really is essential for us to not just understand, but act upon.

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  5. DesJarlais' first TV ad launches Mr. California broadside against StarrettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Columbia Daily Herald

    More than a week after 4th District GOP primary rival Grant Starrett began airing a new television ad assaulting U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais' record, the Tennessee congressman plans to begin returning the favor with his own TV spot slamming Starrett. DesJarlais' "Mr. California" ad is slated to begin airing Tuesday.

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  6. James Bennett column: Free medical clinic restores smiles, hope for hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Columbia Daily Herald

    A patient receives dental care Saturday at Whitthorne Middle School from a volunteer with Remote Area Medical, an international nonprofit that provides free medical care. Mayor Dean Dicker, center, and Columbia Fire Department Assistant Chief Ty Cobb, front left, thank volunteers from the Filipino American Association of Maury County.

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  7. Sheriff's Rodeo back in town for Maury County's familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Sheriff Bucky Rowland rides his Buckskin horse Big Nose Kate in the county park's main arena during the 2015 Maury County Sheriff's Rodeo. The 13th annual rodeo is set to take place Friday and Saturday starting at 8 p.m at the Maury County Park.

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  8. Maury County Sheriff's Rodeo will benefit local familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Sheriff Bucky Rowland rides his Buckskin horse Big Nose Kate in the county park's main arena during the 2015 Maury County Sheriff's Rodeo. The 13th annual rodeo is set to take place Friday and Saturday stating at 6 p.m at the Maury County Park.

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  9. Grant to fund repairs on Jack & Jill buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Columbia Daily Herald

    The Jack and Jill building, constructed circa 1817, has been in need of repairs for decades. Columbia has partnered with Nuber Architecture to restore the building's historical character and received approval for a $30,000 historic preservation grant last week from the Tennessee State Historic Preservation Office.

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  10. 2 die after accidentsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 2 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Two motor vehicle accidents in Maury County last week ended in fatalities, one on Interstate 65 and the other on Nashville Highway. Thursday afternoon around the 37 mile marker of I-65, a car ran out of gas and pulled to the shoulder of the road, Director of Emergency Management Mark Blackwood said.

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  11. James Bennett column: Tile plant fires up production in Mt. PleasantRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Columbia Daily Herald

    When Landmark Ceramics CEO Federico Curioni decided on Mt. Pleasant as location of the Italian company's North America headquarters, he weighed dozens of factors, from the availability of land to the presence of a qualified workforce.

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  12. Mt. Pleasant Vice Mayor George Vestal passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    A veteran of the United States Army, Vestal played trombone in the 101st Air Bourne Division Band between 1964 and 1966. Vestal was employed by the State of Tennessee between 1973 and 1977 serving as the director of pre-release at a juvenile correctional facility in Nashville.

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  13. Polk Home bicentennial celebration kicks off next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Ron Westphal places one of four standards into its peg hole on this 1837 Conestoga wagon as Bob White looks on. The four standards - two on each side - holds the wagon bed in place.

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  14. Two Columbia police officers promoted to SergeantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Camargo has been with the Columbia Police Department for 10 years. The Queens native previously worked as a New York City correction officer, a Tennessee correction officer in Nashville and has been military police through the U.S. Department of Army Reserves since 2004.

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  15. State experiences backlash from LGBT counseling lawRead the original story

    May 11, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Tennessee is beginning to experience a backlash over its controversial new law allowing mental health counselors and therapists to turn away LGBT clients. The new Tennessee law allows mental health professionals with "sincerely held" religious or philosophical objections to reject lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender clients whose goals are at odds with counselors.

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  16. Haslam signs controversial counseling billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Gov. Bill Haslam on Wednesday signed into law a controversial bill that says no licensed counselor or therapist must serve a client whose "goals, outcomes or behaviors" conflict with the counselor's "sincerely held principles" - a measure denounced by the American Counseling Association as a "hate bill" against gay and transgender people. Senate Bill 1556 also shields from civil lawsuits, criminal prosecution and sanctions by the state licensing board counselors who refuse to provide services provided they coordinated a referral of the client to another counselor who would serve them.

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  17. Opponents air grievances about Gov. Haslam's outsourcing planRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Tennessee public university staffers and United Campus Workers union representatives on Tuesday aired grievances about the Haslam administration's efforts to expand privatization of state building management and services. The group delivered a letter to Terry Cowles, director of Haslam's Customer Focused Government group, voicing complaints about transparency and asking for an opportunity for public comment.

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  18. Equipment pins TriGreen employee in work accidentRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    An employee at TriGreen Equipment on Pulaski Highway has been LifeFlighted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. A work accident shortly after 8 a.m. today left the employee pinned under a piece of equipment, Columbia Assistant Fire Chief Ty Cobb said.

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  19. James Bennett column: Titans can't get any worse than last 2 seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    The NFL franchise faces the toughest rebuilding challenge in club history. Two disastrous seasons left fans wondering if their once-beloved team ever will recover.

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  20. Lawmakers approve drop in Hall income taxRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Columbia Daily Herald

    State lawmakers approved a bill that reduces Tennessee's Hall income tax on stock and dividend income this year and eliminates it in 2022, a major last-minute act before ending the 2016 legislative session Friday afternoon. Gov. Bill Haslam said later he would have preferred a bill with just a one-time tax cut, from the current 6 percent to 5 percent, leaving any additional cuts to future legislatures depending on the state's fiscal condition at the time.

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