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Mock Crash Aims to Educate

At the scene of a mock crash held at Richland High School, members of AirEvac and Giles EMS load a student actor into a helicopter to be airlifted. Derek Toone / Pulaski Citizen   The tragedies of life are often sobering educational moments for those experiencing the event.   Tennessee Highway Patrol hopes staging such tragedies will have the same […]

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THP Plans Checkpoints

In compliance with a Tennessee Supreme Court ruling for all law enforcement to notify the public of when and where a roadblock will be held, Tennessee Highway Patrol is advising motorists of three upcoming roadside checkpoints in Giles County.   Safety Belt A roadside safety belt checkpoint will be on U.S. Highway 31 South at the 14 mile-marker the week […]

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Local THP District Receives Second-Straight Honor

Accepting the Tennessee Highway Patrol District of the Year award for the second-straight year is Lawrenceburg District Capt. Wayne Sellers (center, in jacket) at a recent awards ceremony. Submitted   Tennessee Highway Patrol’s Lawrenceburg District, which includes Giles County, has been named the District of the Year for a second-consecutive year.   Lawrenceburg District Capt. Wayne Sellers received the honor […]

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Raymond Allen Lane

Mr. Raymond Allen Lane, 69, died March 16, 2017.   Mr. Lane was a retired dairy farmer of the Chestnut Ridge Community. He is preceded in death by parents, Clarence and Sarah Lane, Thomas and Laura Bentley; and son Michael Lane.   Funeral services were March 18 at Schubert Funeral Home and March 19 at Ligon and Bobo Funeral Home […]

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Update: Fire Destroys Warehouse

Pulaski’s Fire Department and Police Department PSO’s fought flames at the midday rekindle of a fire at a Magneti Marelli warehouse today (Thursday). PFD, PSO’s and Giles County Fire and Rescue worked much of the early morning to put out the fully involved structure fire.  According to PFD Chief Don Collins, Pulaski’s Gas, Water, and Street departments, Pulaski Electric System and Giles EMS […]

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THP Investigates Rollover Crash

Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Cory Jordan investigates a vehicle versus tractor wreck yesterday (Tuesday) just before 7:30 a.m. According to Jordan, Darell Ray Murphy, 39, of Hohenwald, was westbound in a 1995 GEO Tracker on U.S. Highway 64 West in the area of Bodenham School when he failed to maintain control of the vehicle while changing lanes. The Tracker collided […]

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THP Investigates Mid-Day Crash

Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper David Hill is investigating a single-vehicle rollover crash just before noon today (Wednesday) on the 700 block of Fall River Road. According to Hill, the driver of an eastbound 2001 Ford Focus ZX3 was ejected after over-correcting while negotiating a curve, causing the vehicle to rollover multiple times. Giles EMS transported the driver to STRHS Pulaski. […]

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