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  1. My first day of school a " and first bully4:57 amRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    ... . I cannot say that kindergarten didn't exist in the Southern cities, but it was not to be found in Obion County, Tennessee. As with most of my memories, they are associated with beautiful sunny days with cloudless, bright blue skies. This day was ...

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  2. Clarksville National hosts Home-Run Derby and Pizza Party to kick off 2014 TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Clarksville Online

    ... District 7. Robert Hassell hit 13 home runs, and Barrett Smith hit 1 for a total of 14 points. 2nd place was Obion County from District 1. Blake Wilson hit 4 home runs, Isaac Darnell hit 3 for a total of 7 points, 3rd place was Smith County from ...

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  3. 13 Tennessee road projects face delay if funds cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... that has been delayed. Other projects facing delay include the $66.4 million construction on Interstate 69 in Obion County and $37.9 million construction of State Route 29 in Roane/Morgan counties. The problem has loomed on the horizon for years. ...

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  4. Obion County man charged with TennCare fraud in McNairy County, found in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    An Obion County man is charged in McNairy County with TennCare fraud after he was accused of falsely reporting his income in order to obtain TennCare benefits, according to a news release.

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  5. Tornado warning extended for Obion, Weakley countiesRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

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  6. Damage reported with Heartland stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | KFVS12

    The Obion County, TN sheriff's office says lots of trees down and several roads blocked.

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  7. Sweet smell of success: Home fragrance maker creating 100 new jobs in Union CityRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... $2 million investment, according to a news release. "I want to thank MVP Group International for investing in Obion County and creating 100 new jobs in Union City," Haslam said in the release Tuesday. "Tennessee's central location is attractive to ...

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  8. Joey Chestnut wins 7th contest with record 69 dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2013 | WTVG-TV Toledo

    ... crowds of thousands to marvel at contestants cramming frankfurters down their throats. Ginger Perry, 47, of Obion County, Tenn., said she and her family planned their New York City vacation around the contest after watching it on TV in past years. ...

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  9. Weather service says 5 tornadoes hit TennesseeRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... there. The weather service says two tornadoes struck there, an EF-2 and an EF-3. An EF-2 was confirmed in Obion County and crossed into Kentucky, an EF-1 in White County and an EF-0 in Shelby County. The tornado ranking scale ranges from EF-0 with ...

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  10. Lady Tigers run-rule Obion Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    The Lexington softball team showed just how dangerous its offense can be. With four hits in the first inning, the Lady Tigers scored six runs on the way to eliminating Obion County 10-0 in the Region 7-AA semifinals at Guy B. Amis Park on Monday.

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  11. H.S. SOFTBALL: Lexington plans on another state title, but Lady...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... has been up to the challenge thus far, but things start to get a lot harder this week. The Lady Tigers host Obion County at 7 p.m. at Guy B. Amis Park tonight in the region semifinal with the loser's season being over. "Anything short of a state ...

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  12. Weather service says 5 tornadoes hit TennesseeRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... there. The weather service says two tornadoes struck there, an EF-2 and an EF-3. An EF-2 was confirmed in Obion County and crossed into Kentucky, an EF-1 in White County and an EF-0 in Shelby County. The tornado ranking scale ranges from EF-0 with ...

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  13. H.S. SOFTBALL: Lexington beats Chester for 14-AA titleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... coach Ronnie Burke said. "When these girls want to turn it on, no one can beat them." Lexington will host Obion County on Monday in the Region 7-AA semifinal, while Chester County will have to travel to Dyersburg in the other semifinal. After ...

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  14. Third Person May Be Charged In Holly Bobo Murder CaseRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... e 29-year-old allegedly tried to threaten his own brother, who is a witness in the case and incarcerated in the Obion County Jail. Adams and Autry both appeared in court Wednesday at 1 p.m.

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  15. Five Tornadoes Confirmed In TennesseeRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... on Monday night. An EF-1 twister also touched down in White County. In West Tennessee, an EF-2 caused damage in Obion County while an EF-0 hit northeast Shelby County. The tornado ranking scale ranges from EF-0 with gusts of 65 to 85 mph to EF-5 ...

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  16. H.S. SOFTBALL: Season ends for young South Gibson teamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... season Monday closed. South Gibson blew past its previous team high of 17 wins with 25 this year, but an older Obion County Central team sent the Hornets to Medina without one more. Obion County Central beat South Gibson 11-5 in the District 13-AA ...

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  17. Weather service says 5 tornadoes hit TennesseeRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... there. The weather service says two tornadoes struck there, an EF-2 and an EF-3. An EF-2 was confirmed in Obion County and crossed into Kentucky, an EF-1 in White County and an EF-0 in Shelby County. The tornado ranking scale ranges from EF-0 with ...

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  18. Five Tornadoes Confirmed In TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... on Monday night. An EF-1 twister also touched down in White County. In West Tennessee, an EF-2 caused damage in Obion County while an EF-0 hit northeast Shelby County. Two people were killed in the storm that hit Lincoln County, a largely rural area ...

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  19. Third Person May Be Charged In Holly Bobo Murder CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... e 29-year-old allegedly tried to threaten his own brother, who is a witness in the case and incarcerated in the Obion County Jail. Adams and Autry were both scheduled to appear in court Wednesday at 1 p.m. Past Stories:

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  20. H.S. SOCCER: Crockett County Cavs finish district season unbeatenRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    Crockett County boys' soccer team defeated Obion County 7-3 to capture the regular season title with a perfect 6-0 district record in District 13 A-AA.

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