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  1. 9th annual Fur Ball celebrates new animal shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    Animal lovers had a lot to celebrate this past weekend at the 9th annual Fur Ball. Not only are the doors of the new Cookeville/Putnam County Animal Shelter finally open, but the Friends of Putnam County Animals are well on their way to having enough funding to open up the Roger & Marion Moore Off-Leash Dog Park this spring.

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  2. New urgent care clinic breaks ground in AlgoodRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    ... Clinic in Algood. Attending the celebration, from left, are George Halford, president/CEO of the Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce; Barrett Wilson, Fast Pace; (front) Jesse Kimes, regional director of clinical operations with Fast Pace; ...

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  3. Tom LittleRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for Thomas "Tom" Leroy Little, 90 of Cookeville, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at Cookeville First Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Bohannon Cemetery in the Calfkiller Community of Putnam County.

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  4. Barbara KinslowRead the original story

    Wednesday | Herald-Citizen

    ... in Jackson County to the late Omer L. Allen and Polly Vesta Hawkins Allen. Barbara grew up in neighboring Putnam County, where she eventually met and married the love of her life, Max Kinslow, in 1956. The two moved to Manchester, where Dr. Kinslow ...

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  5. Putnam brings home 'most improved fair' awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Herald-Citizen

    The Putnam County Fair was recently named as the Most Improved Fair in Tennessee in the AAA division by the Tennessee Association of Fairs in Nashville. "The rich history of the Putnam County Fair is evident by the foundation upon which we laid out the 88th Putnam County Fair," John Allen, president of the Putnam County Fair Board, said."

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  6. Lady Jackets lose in James C. Haile semifinalsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Herald-Citizen

    ... Also scoring for CMS were Reagan Hurst (5), Cushing (3), Lexie Martin (3) and Graci Waller (2). The only other Putnam County teams to play on the girls AAA side were Algood (which lost 36-27 to Lewisburg on Jan. 17) and Avery Trace (which lost 40-27 ...

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  7. Perry BeatyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Herald-Citizen

    ... worked in mining for 17 years for the former Clinchfield and Clear Creek Coal Companies. He retired from the Putnam County School System as custodian at Uffelman Elementary School in Monterey after 16 years of service. Mr. Beaty was a member of the ...

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  8. Snow DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Herald-Citizen

    From left, Bella DePriest, 8; Emma DePriest, 7; and Lilly Montgomery, 6; enjoy a snow day at the Kiwanis Cookeville Children's Museum. Snow Day Camp will be held during every Putnam County snow day with full-day or half-day sessions from 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. Campers enjoy art and science enrichment activities, eat a snack and play outside.

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  9. Wood working exhibit on display at Arts Center of Cannon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... create in Middle Tennessee. Five are from Cannon County along with one from DeKalb County, and one maker from Putnam County. This is the first time all these makers will be exhibited (and on sale) together at The Arts Center of Cannon County. The ...

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  10. Cookeville-Putnam chapter of NAACP charteredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Herald-Citizen

    ... opportunity to educate. It will be great for everybody." During Saturday's event, officers of the Cookeville-Putnam County branch were also introduced. In addition to Savage being appointed president, Judy Mainord will serve as first vice president, ...

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  11. WestSide scavenging fun to returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Herald-Citizen

    ... to the depot, the scavenger hunts will take participants to such places as the Cookeville History Museum, Putnam County Library, Kiwanis Cookeville Children's Museum, Cookeville Performing Arts Center and the Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of ...

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  12. Teen felon found drunk, had gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Herald-Citizen

    ... crimes. Officer Ward, after the computer check of Scott's record, last week transported the teenager to the Putnam County Justice Center, where he was charged with being a felon illegally in possession of a firearm, public intoxication, simple ...

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  13. Three Jackson County residents arrested aRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Herald-Citizen

    ... County, Tennessee, and was arrested on that warrant and taken from the scene," Deputy Garrett reports. The Putnam County Meth Task Force, Site Safety Officer Roy Phipps and Sgt. Ryan Acuff all arrived at the scene to assist with the investigation. ...

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  14. Argument escalated to violence in stabbing incidentRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Herald-Citizen

    A stabbing early Friday morning that left one man hospitalized and other jailed on a charge of aggravated assault happened after an argument between the suspect and the victim escalated to violence, say Cookeville Police Department investigators. Jonathan Douglas Randolph, 37, of Melton Lane in Monterey, has been charged with the stabbing and is being held at the Putnam County Justice Center.

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  15. 9th annual Fur Ball celebrates new animal shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Herald-Citizen

    Animal lovers had a lot to celebrate this past weekend at the 9th annual Fur Ball. Not only are the doors of the new Cookeville/Putnam County Animal Shelter finally open, but the Friends of Putnam County Animals are well on their way to having enough funding to open up the Roger & Marion Moore Off-Leash Dog Park this spring.

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  16. Museum seeking family heirloomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Herald-Citizen

    ... stories." The exhibit has no particular cut-off age for items, nor is it limited to heirlooms originating in Putnam County. Everything except for furniture will be locked in display cases. "I take it for granted sometimes," she said of her quilt. ...

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  17. Man caught at burglary sceneRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Herald-Citizen

    ... the police department for questioning by the criminal investigation division before being transported to the Putnam County Justice Center, where he was served a warrant for aggravated burglary. His has been released from jail on $10,000 bond, and ...

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  18. Warrant serving leads to drug chargeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Herald-Citizen

    An attempt by Putnam County Sheriff's deputies to serve outstanding warrants at a Payne Road residence on Sunday afternoon led to a drug charge against a 36-year-old Baxter man who was also there. Christopher M. Marts, of Austin Bottom Road, was charged with possession of a controlled substance after deputies discovered what they believed to be methamphetamine in a pair of spare blue jeans he had at the residence.

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  19. Window tint violation reveals habitual DaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Herald-Citizen

    ... Hensley's report says. Further investigation by Hensley revealed that Dodson had a revoked driver's license in Putnam County, and was also a habitual motor offender for DUI in Tennessee as well. Officer Hensley transported Dodson to the Putnam ...

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  20. Patrick FowlerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Herald-Citizen

    Patrick J. Fowler, 84, of Cookeville, passed from this life Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, at Signature Health Care of Putnam County.

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