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  1. Seven general stores worth a road tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... 4:30. The store is on Facebook: Located in Fentress County near the home of WWI sharpshooter Alvin C. York, the Forbus General Store was built by W. M. Johnson in 1892. At one time, the ...

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  2. U.S. 127 Yard Sale set for Aug. 7-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    ... enters Kentucky near Cincinnati and stretches south to the Tennessee line. The sale is headquartered at the Fentress County Chamber of Commerce in Jamestown, Tenn., according to the sale’s website. Lexington Herald-Leader is pleased to provide ...

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  3. Seven general stores worth a road tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... 4:30. The store is on Facebook: Located in Fentress County near the home of WWI sharpshooter Alvin C. York, the Forbus General Store was built by W. M. Johnson in 1892. At one time, the ...

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  4. UT graduate to be next commander of International Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... and killed at the Tennessee Army National Guard armory Wednesday in Perry County. Friends and family of a Fentress County boy who had brain cancer are celebrating his life. You may remember 11 year old Alex Larue from a story 6 News did back in 2012 ...

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  5. Convicted Campbell Co. HS shooter Kenny Bartley arrested for second time in past monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... sergeant was shot and killed at the Tennessee National Guard Armory in Perry County. Friends and family of a Fentress County boy who had brain cancer are celebrating his life. You may remember 11 year old Alex Larue from a story 6 News did back in ...

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  6. Morgan County mom says toddler son who died in June was never abusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... sergeant was shot and killed at the Tennessee National Guard Armory in Perry County. Friends and family of a Fentress County boy who had brain cancer are celebrating his life. You may remember 11 year old Alex Larue from a story 6 News did back in ... 1 comment

  7. Lebanon Lions 15-under all-stars win districtRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... to win the district title Sunday afternoon. The Lions took out Cookeville, 5-3, on Friday night and defeated Fentress County, 13-2, on Saturday to advance to the championship game. Lebanon All Stars Lions 15U would not relinquish the lead as ...

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  8. Free school meals now available to more than half of Putnam studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Herald-Citizen

    ... joins at least two neighboring Upper Cumberland counties - Jackson and Overton - in its participation. Fentress County is also considering the program. "I wanted to give it a lot of consideration because it's a huge step," Dalton said. "It's ...

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  9. Lebanon Lions 15-under all-stars win districtRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... to win the district title Sunday afternoon. The Lions took out Cookeville, 5-3, on Friday night and defeated Fentress County, 13-2, on Saturday to advance to the championship game. Lebanon All Stars Lions 15U would not relinquish the lead as ...

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  10. Mrs. Linnie Pearl Manis Wells, Cumberland Co., KYRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 | Columbia Magazine

    ... a seamstress for Sutton Shirt Corporation and Bob Evans Manufacturing and a homemaker. She was a native of Fentress County, TN, and a resident of Cumberland County, KY, at the time of her death. She was the widow of Lowell Ray Wells. She leaves 22 ...

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  11. Fentress County officials locate missing inmate, working to captureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... after being added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top Ten Most Wanted list. JAMESTOWN (WATE) - Fentress County officials say they have located a missing inmate and are in the process of apprehending him. Sheriff Tony Choate says Joshua ...

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  12. Vintage base ball players hit the field again in Knoxville, train ride to game availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    According to Fentress County jail administrator Barbara Rogers, Joshua Carroll escaped while a drug search was going inside the jail Monday around 1 p.m. According to Fentress County jail administrator Barbara Rogers, Joshua Carroll escaped while a drug search was going inside the jail Monday around 1 p.m. What can be done to make a deadly railroad ... (more)

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  13. Putnam may get veterans cemeteryRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Herald-Citizen

    Putnam County is now being looked at as a potential location for a new, proposed state veterans cemetery in the Upper Cumberland region in the coming years.

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  14. Inmate escapes from Fentress County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Inmate escapes from Fentress County Jail An inmate from the Fentress County Jail is on the run.

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  15. Fentress County officials looking for missing inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Sheriff Tony Choate says Josh Carroll, 35, was in the yard for a drug sweep of the jail and slipped over the fence.

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  16. Grand Opening of Rugby's Big South Fork Visitor Contact Station on June 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Big South Fork National River And Recreation Area

    A grand opening and ribbon-cutting for the new Rugby ranger station of the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will be held Saturday, June 21, at noon in the center of Historic Rugby, just off state Highway 52. The event is open to everyone and attendees to the event will be treated to live music by 3-D Dulcimers of Fentress County, ... (more)

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  17. Mothers Against Drunk Driving in danger of losing major fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Herald-Citizen

    ... got involved with MADD in 1993 after Aline's youngest brother, Chris Conaster, was killed Aug. 14, 1993, in Fentress County by a repeat DUI offender. MADD was the organization that stepped in and provided information and court accompaniment for ... 4 comments

  18. Fentress County Deputy terminated after aRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Herald-Citizen

    A Fentress County deputy was terminated Monday after allegedly threatening to take people to jail while inside Rodeo Bob's the day before. 1 comment

  19. Study: Scott is Tennessee's 5th-safest county for young driversRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | ScottCounty.com

    ... compliance checks at alcoholic beverage retailers plays a role in that, the website suggested. Neighboring Fentress County ranked as the state's safest county for young drivers, with only 25.61 per 1,000 crashes involving a teenage driver. Fentress ...

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  20. Police looking for missing Fentress County boyPolice looking for...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Police looking for missing Fentress County boy Police looking for missing Fentress County boy Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1h1prgo The Jamestown City Police Department is asking for help in finding a missing Fentress County boy.

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