Economic Development Dominates Pulaski Board Discussions

Workforce and other economic development highlights were presented to the Pulaski Board of Mayor and Aldermen at its work session Jan. 19.   Pulaski/Giles County Economic Development Executive Director Dan Speer provided the update on programs and other economic development issues.   Speer said the November unemployment rate in Giles County was 4.9 percent, which he noted was probably the […]

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TDEC Checks Benefit Convenience Centers

Giles County officials receive two checks from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation to help with the establishment of convenience centers. TDEC’s Christina Treglia (left), Ralph (Ashby) Barnes and Lee Peterson (far right) presented the checks to (continuing from left) Giles County Solid Waste and Recycling Coordinator Julie Phillips, County Executive Janet Vanzant and County Commissioner Stony Jackson. The […]

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School System Celebrates Counselors

National School Counseling Week, sponsored by the American School Counselor Association will be celebrated Feb. 1-5, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of professional school counselors within U.S. school systems and how students are different as a result of what school counselors do.   Giles County Director of Schools Phillip Wright signs a proclamation recognizing School Counseling Week […]

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Auction Raises $32K for GCHA

The 2016 WKSR Community Auction concluded Jan. 31 with a total of approximately $32,000 raised for both weekends.   This year’s auction benefits the Giles County Humane Association, with 10 percent of proceeds going to the George Martin Scholarship Fund.   That total, however, is subject to change over the next week.   “There are still items of all kinds […]

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This Week’s Winner Is…

Each week through the end of March, the PULASKI CITIZEN is giving one of our readers $100, with a special surprise at the end of the giveaway. We’ll announce exactly what the special surprise is pretty soon, so keep an eye out for it. Here’s a hint, it’s more than $100. Week 4 winner Brenda Fernandez received her $100 from […]

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THP Plans Sobriety Checkpoint

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 all motorists of a planned sobriety roadside safety checkpoint in Giles County the week of Feb. 7, on U.S. Highway 64 near the 16 mile-marker.   Troopers will evaluate drivers […]

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Go Red Day Breakfast Is Friday

STRHS Pulaski and First National Bank have partnered to present the Go Red Day Breakfast at 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 5, at the FNB’s Giles Heritage Theatre.   Giles County Coordinated School Health and the American Heart Association are also instrumental in the program for the morning.   The breakfast is part of the Go Red For Women movement that […]

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