No Injuries Reported In Morning Accident

Pulaski Police Department (PPD) officers respond to the scene of a two-vehicle crash just after 10 a.m. today (Thursday). According to PPD, 64-year-old Frankie Fry, driving a Chevy Tahoe, failed to make a complete stop at the intersection of Vales Mill Road and Mill Street. Fry’s vehicle collided with a Nissan Murano driven by 30-year-old Candace Miller who was southbound […]

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Students to Benefit From Grant for Peacemakers

Just fewer than half of Giles County’s students will be reached through one new program being provided by a grant from the Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth (TCCY).   Youth Services Officer (YSO) Pam Arnell applied for the $17,000 grant that will partner the county’s juvenile court with the school system to provide the “Students to Be Peacemakers” program […]

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Play Your Part, Build Hope in April

National Child Abuse Prevention Month is intended to increase public awareness and encourage individuals and organizations to help prevent child abuse and neglect by making meaningful connections with children, youth and families. On the Giles County Courthouse lawn April 1, District Attorney General Brent Cooper joined with Giles County Executive Janet Vanzant, representatives of Kid’s Place — A Child Advocacy […]

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Election Commission Accepts 2016-17 Budget

A $309,787 budget, up from $253,032, was approved by the Giles County Election Commission and forwarded to the Giles County Commission’s Budget Committee.   For the 2016-17 budget year, which starts July 1 and runs through June 30, 2017, the election commission has budgeted for the county general, city and state elections Aug. 4 and for the presidential election Nov. […]

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This Week’s Citizen Spotlight Is Christopher John Phelps

Citizen Christopher John Phelps is Teacher of the Year at Giles County High  School, where he teaches honor students and serves as head coach of the golf teams.   Amy Roberts / Submitted   Teachers are the unsung heroes of the world, doing so much in exchange for so little.   On occasion, they are recognized and applauded for their outstanding […]

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One Transported From Tuesday Crash

Giles County Fire and Rescue volunteers respond to the scenes of two single-vehicle wrecks late last night (Tuesday). According to GCFR officials, there were no injuries reported in a single-vehicle crash that occurred on US Highway 31A near Woodlawn Road at 10 p.m. The driver of a Ford F350 hauling a cattle trailer failed to properly execute the turn, causing […]

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GCFR Responds to Sunday Wreck, Fire

Giles County Fire and Rescue volunteers respond to the scene of a single-vehicle rollover wreck (above) at 273 Prospect Elkton Road around 6:30 a.m. April 3. According to GCFR Chief Cory Medley, it is believed the unidentified driver of a 1998 Chevy Blazer, heading from Prospect toward Elkton, crossed over into the opposite lane, struck a driveway and flipped the […]

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