Ardmore to Join EDC

Ardmore Board of Mayor and Aldermen members, after urging from Alderman Paul Van Manen, agreed that the city should join the Giles County Economic Development Commission, which will cost the city $500 in dues a year.   Van Manen has attended EDC meetings as the city’s representative for approximately one year.   Van Manen and First District County Commissioner Joyce […]

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Buckle Up — Checkpoint Planned

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 an upcoming roadside safety belt checkpoint that will be held during the week of Nov. 13, on State Route 273 at the 13.1 mile-marker in Giles County.   […]

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MMC Named to Military Friendly® Schools List

Martin Methodist College announced Thursday that it has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds and publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM, and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service members and their families with transparent, datadriven ratings about post-military education and career opportunities. […]

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Committee Considers Exit 14 Options

Running sewer from Pulaski to Exit 14 at Interstate 65 would cost approximately $3 million, and running sewer and gas to the site would cost approximately $5.1 million, according to preliminary estimates given the Giles County Commission’s Exit 14 Committee.   Among options that might be considered, Pulaski Mayor Pat Ford said, is doing the project as a Tax Incremental […]

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Water Project Nears Completion

Subcontractors Hawkins & Price, LLC are nearing the end of an 18,000 foot water line extension project as part of a $214,000 CB&D grant awarded to the city of Minor Hill for the Minor Hill Utility District. Today (Tuesday), a new fire hydrant and the master meter vault are backfilled while preparations are being made for the pressure test to […]

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Thank a Veteran Today

The 11th hour, on the 11th day, in the 11th month — Veterans Day has its roots in World War I, according to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs.   Known as “The Great War,” WWI was officially ended with the Treaty of Versailles June 28, 1919. In actuality, the fighting between allied nations and Germany had ceased months […]

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