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Dekalb County Newswire

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  1. Sad news out of DeKalb County - Three horses die in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Lieutenant Brian Williams of the DeKalb County Volunteer Fire Department told partner station WJLE that firefighters were called to the scene at 7:51 a.m. The owner of the barn is Billy Hendrixson but Jeffery Carter had it rented. According to Lieutenant Williams, the cause of the fire is undetermined but it swept through the barn quickly and was well underway by the time firefighters arrived.

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  2. DeKalb County Board approves jail expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Chronicle

    SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Board has approved a $35 million borrowing plan to finance expansion and renovations at the county jail. County officials plan to sell bonds no earlier than September, but most likely in November or December.

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  3. New superintendent takes officeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Cross Roads News

    Green, who was sworn in by Superior Court Judge Gregory Adams in his courtroom at the DeKalb County Courthouse, said his arrival "begins a new chapter" in the district, Georgia's third-largest district with 100,000 students. Green said he is thrilled to begin his work with DeKalb Schools and that he will immediately concentrate on his No.

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  4. Couple allegedly used 8-year old to smuggle drugs into a Middle TN JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    A DeKalb County prisoner and his wife were sentenced in Criminal Court Tuesday, June 23 on charges of introducing contraband in a penal institution after trying to use their eight year old child to smuggle a pill into the DeKalb County Jail. 24 year old Justin Dale Estes and 30 year old Ashley Nicole Estes each received a three year sentence.

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  5. Hearing scheduled today for DeKalb County man accused of kidnapping and murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... ctim who suffered severe bruises to her face. The preliminary hearing for Minor is set to begin at 9:00 at the DeKalb County Courthouse. The judge has set Minor's bond at $500,000.

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  6. H. Nestor Stewart, 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Http

    McMinnville, TN resident and DeKalb County, TN native H. Nestor Stewart, age 87, was born March 31, 1928 and died June 23, 2015 at Raintree Manor following a brief illness.

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  7. Trampus LawsonRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Herald-Citizen

    ... of Baxter; his mother and stepfather, Kelly and Michael Tripp of Livingston; his wife, Patty Lynn See of DeKalb County; his son, Dorian Tre Lawson of Livingston; four stepchildren, Loretta See of Smithville, Elizabeth See and Cheyenne See, both of ...

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  8. James FoutchRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Herald-Citizen

    A memorial service for James M. Foutch, 93, of Ann Arbor, Mich., and formerly of Cookeville, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 25, at DeKalb County Memorial Gardens, 2700 McMinnville Hwy., in Smithville. If ever there was a man who deserved the moniker "Gentleman Jim" it was James Foutch.

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  9. Prosecutors, defense mull options after conviction reversed for Hemy NeumanRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Athens Banner-Herald

    In this March 15, 2012 file photo, Hemy Neuman is escorted by DeKalb County Deputies after his sentencing during the his trial in the DeKalb County Courthouse, in Decatur, Ga. The Georgia Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of Neuman, who was involved in a love triangle that led to a killing outside an Atlanta-area preschool.

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  10. Prosecutors, defense mull options after conviction reversedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The York Daily Record

    In this March 15, 2012 file photo, Hemy Neuman is escorted by DeKalb County Deputies after his sentencing during the his trial in the DeKalb County Courthouse, in Decatur, Ga. The Georgia Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of Neuman, who was involved in a love triangle that led to a killing outside an Atlanta-area preschool.

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  11. Georgia high court reverses conviction in day care shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Cybercast News Service

    In this March 15, 2012 file photo, Hemy Neuman is escorted by DeKalb County Deputies after his sentencing during the his trial in the DeKalb County Courthouse, in Decatur, Ga. The Georgia Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of Neuman, who was involved in a love triangle that led to a killing outside an Atlanta-area preschool.

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  12. Ga. high court reverses conviction in day care shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | USA Today

    The Georgia Supreme Court reversed the conviction of a man who was found guilty of killing his co-worker's husband outside of a suburban Atlanta preschool in 2010. Ga. high court reverses conviction in day care shooting DEKALB COUNTY, Ga.

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  13. TWRA Says Removing White-Tailed Fawns From The Wild Does More Harm Than GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... result of a boating incident on Center Hill Lake. Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officers along with the DeKalb County Rescue and the U. S. Army Corp of Engineers responded to a call of a possible drowning around 10:45 a.m. Mr. Majors, 57, was ...

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  14. Trail Work Day For Brown's Ferry Federal Road Is SaturdayRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... result of a boating incident on Center Hill Lake. Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officers along with the DeKalb County Rescue and the U. S. Army Corp of Engineers responded to a call of a possible drowning around 10:45 a.m. Mr. Majors, 57, was ...

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  15. Johnnie Mae Jones, 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Http

    Rock Island resident and DeKalb County resident Johnnie Mae Jones, 75, was born March 24, 1940 and died June 7 at River Park Hospital following a sudden illness.

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  16. Man Killed In Boating Accident On Center Hill LakeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Chattanoogan.com

    Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officers along with the DeKalb County Rescue and the U. S. Army Corp of Engineers responded to a call of a possible drowning around 10:45 a.m. Mr. Majors, 57, was not wearing a personal floatation device at the time of the incident.

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  17. $32 million DeKalb County Jail expansion plan moves forwardRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKalb County Sheriff Deputy Sarah Floyel pats down an inmate May 18 outside of the women's cell block of the DeKalb County Jail before transporting her. DeKalb County Sheriff's Lt.

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  18. Mans body recovered from Center Hill LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    A body was recovered from Center Hill Lake Memorial Day morning believed to be the remains of a man reported missing on Saturday. According to DeKalb County Sheriff Patrick Ray, Central Dispatch was notified at 9:16 a.m. Monday by the TWRA that a body was found in the lake close to the Holiday Haven area.

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  19. DeKalb County accident leaves two seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... Force helicopter ambulances. Members of the Alexandria Police and Fire Departments responded along with the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department, and the DeKalb County Volunteer Fire Departments Liberty Station and Extrication and Rescue Team. Initial ...

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  20. Hubert Nelson Turner, 75Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Http

    Hubert Nelson Turner, 75, a Smithville resident and DeKalb County native, died May 21 at St. Thomas West Hospital in Nashville following a three-week illness.

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