Dekalb County Newswire

Dekalb County Newswire

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  1. Tommy Jackson is all about keeping Franklin plugged to its (more recent) pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Williamson Herald

    ... that mark the preservation of old-time music, the other two being the older Smithville Fiddlers Jamboree in DeKalb County and the Uncle Dave Macon Days in Murfreesboro. "Ours has had its ups and downs through the years, but it's now taking on a face ...

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  2. Martha KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Republic

    Martha F. "Aunt Martha" Knox, 87, of 12th Street, died at 8:40 p.m. Monday, July 11, 2016, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Martha was born April 26, 1929, in Dekalb County, Tennessee, the daughter of Wilson Wesley and Elsie Ann Paris Blackburn.

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  3. Request for special prosecutor in Sycamore murder case before DeKalb County judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Chicago Tribune

    Jack McCullough, convicted in the 1957 killing of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph, appears in court at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore on April 15, 2016. Jack McCullough, convicted in the 1957 killing of 7-year-old Maria Ridulph, appears in court at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore on April 15, 2016.

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  4. Precedent set for dogs in courtroomsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Herald-Citizen

    ... officials allowed a dog in the courtroom. Murch, a 5-year-old Labrador retriever mix, was allowed into a DeKalb County courtroom for the 2014 child rape case against Jose Reyes. "This was the first case in Tennessee for a dog to be allowed in the ...

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  5. Conference looks to break cycle of addictionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Herald-Citizen

    A group of people ranging from health-care providers to judges want to break the cycle and help get drug-addicted the help they a Preparing for the upcoming conference on addiction are, clockwise from left, Jessica Campbell and Chris Crabtree, Overton County Anti-Drug Coalition; Lynda Loftis, Overton County Recovery Board; Norene Puckett, Dekalb County Prevention Coalition; Rhonda Harpole, Dekalb County Drug Court; Robbie Phillips, Volunteer Behaviorial Health; Kirby Huffman, Mental Health Cooperative; Kim Sowell, Volunteer Behaviorial Health; Kristi Paling, Upper Cumberland Commission on Children and Youth; Julie Chambers, 13th Judicial District Recovery Courts; Lisa Wilmoth, Ten Broeck; Bill Gibson, Amy Rector and Jennifer Matthews, all Power of Putnam; and Robert Valerio, Bradford Health.

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  6. DeKalb man pleads not guilty to murdering 19-year-old girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    Michael Kulpin, 20, appears Friday during his arraignment in front of Judge Philip Montgomery in the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore, Kulpin pleaded not guilty to charges of murder, aggravated domestic battery and concealment of a homicide. Police said Kulpin beat and repeatedly stabbed Moorea Des Roches, 19, during an argument June 4 inside their DeKalb apartment and later wrapped her body in a covering and hid it in a closet.

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  7. MacArthur Justice Center says no special prosecutor needed in Ridulph murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    ... Maria Ridulph's brother Charles Ridulph with family and friends after the end of the hearing in the DeKalb County Courthouse on Friday, April 15, 2016. SYCAMORE – A Chicago-based public interest law firm says a judge should deny the request ...

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  8. Questions remain after more than 264 pounds of cocaine seized in DeKalb CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKALB – Federal and local officials have released little information about what likely is the largest cocaine seizure in DeKalb County history. A U.S. Department of Homeland Security investigation led to the seizure of more than 264 pounds of cocaine and the arrest of four men believed to be involved in a drug trafficking ring.

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  9. Public Can Help Record The Bio-Diversity Of TVA's Public LandsRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... earlier. Wildlife officer Cross quickly found the bear and shooter near Old Snow Hill Road in Smithville, DeKalb County. ... (click for more) Robert Perry, 53, of Hamilton County, died on Tuesday at Lake Junior, a small impoundment near Chickamauga ...

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  10. Bear killed in DeKalb, one spotted hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Http

    A black bear that was shot and killed Friday in DeKalb County was probably not the same bear seen Wednesday in the Rock Island area of Warren County, a TWRA official says.

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  11. Black Bear Killed in nearby SmithvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    A Black Bear was Illegally Killed Friday in DeKalb County. Early in the morning Chad Buchanan of Dry Creek Road Smithville took this photo of the black bear as it crossed a soybean field near his home.

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  12. Carmel Helm BolesFuneral services for Mrs. Boles are scheduled to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... the service at 2 p.m. at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes. Mrs. Boles was born Aug. 16, 1926 in DeKalb County, the daughter of the late Tim Bob Helm and Lassie Oakley. She married James Edward Boles, and he preceded her in death Oct. 1, ...

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  13. No need for special prosecutor in '57 Sycamore murder case, says state's atty.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    DeKalb County State's Attorney Richard Schmack addresses the media at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore on March 29, 2016. DeKalb County State's Attorney Richard Schmack addresses the media at the DeKalb County Courthouse in Sycamore on March 29, 2016.

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  14. Black Bear Illegally Killed In DeKalb CountyRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... earlier. Wildlife officer Cross quickly found the bear and shooter near Old Snow Hill Road in Smithville, DeKalb County. Officer Cross, a 24 year veteran with TWRA, believed the man had no intent of killing a bear when he left his house. "I think he ...

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  15. UHS reigns in 8-AA honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Herald-Citizen

    ... the superaltives, senior Winston Cannon was named the 8-AA co-most valuable pitcher, sharing the honor with DeKalb County's Steven Jennings. UHS head coach Brian Johnson was named the coach of the year. Central Magnet won the other two superlative ...

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  16. Lenard JamesRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Herald-Citizen

    Private memorial graveside services for Lenard Lee James, 74, of Coeur D'Alene, Idaho, and formerly of Silver Point, were held Saturday, May 28, at Maynard Cemetery in the Cherry Hill Community of DeKalb County.

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  17. Nonprofit defends funds' useRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    ... the Regional Partnership's president and CEO, faced some pointed questions Thursday from members of the DeKalb County Economic Development Partnership about his organization's activities and how much DeKalb benefits. At the end of the 90-minute ...

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  18. Adult High grads tell their storiesRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Herald-Citizen

    ... two kids, a son and a stepson, and I wanted to be a better influence on them." He also wanted to work with the Dekalb County Sheriff's Department - something he couldn't do until he earned a high school diploma. "That really pushed me to do it," ...

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  19. Charles Ridulph: Schmack promised to drop charges against McCulloughRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    In a filing in DeKalb County Court this week, Charles Ridulph claims DeKalb County State's Attorney Richard Schmack made a promise during his 2012 campaign to drop murder charges against McCullough, and this constitutes a conflict of interest. McCullough was convicted of Maria Ridulph's murder in 2012, and the case was upheld on appeal.

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  20. Victim's brother says Schmack promised to drop charges against McCulloughRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Daily Chronicle

    In a filing in DeKalb County Court this week, Charles Ridulph claims DeKalb County State's Attorney Richard Schmack has a conflict of interest in the case because he allegedly made a promise during his 2012 campaign to drop murder charges against McCullough. McCullough was convicted of Maria Ridulph's murder in 2012 and the case was upheld on appeal.

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