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‘A God moment’
Ground broke for the Murray County Habitat for Humanity more than four years ago.
People were geared up to begin building in the next few months.
Then nothing happened.
Dog attacks deputy on golf course
A Murray County Sheriff’s deputy is recovering after being attacked by a dog while on duty Saturday afternoon, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.
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New Murray plant provides a ‘boost of confidence’
When it opens next summer, the Mattex Group plant in Murray County will employ some 160. But company officials say that number could increase in future years if demand grows.
Murder case against Isaac Whaley dismissed
District Attorney Bert Poston today presented a motion to Superior Court Judge Cindy Morris seeking to enter a “Nolle Prosequi” or dismissal order on the murder indictment against Isaac Whaley.
‘Love for Linda Lunsford’
“If it wasn’t for her.”
That’s how many long-time residents of Murray County begin when talking about Linda Lunsford. Asked about the 30-year Murray County High School teacher (she graduated from the high school as well), former students said they were “lucky” to have Lunsford for English literature or Bible literature.
‘Like the moonshine we used to make’
Chuck Butler never made moonshine. But some of his relatives did, and he grew up in Murray County hearing their stories.
State parks to be free on Sept. 28
Put away your wallet. Visitors will not pay for parking or admission at the state parks or historic sites on Saturday, Sept. 28. Sponsored by the Friends of State Parks & Historic Sites, the ‘Your State Parks Day’ celebration brings attention to ways that parks enrich communities while emphasizing the importance of local volunteerism.
Restaurant report card — Murray County
Restaurant reports from the Murray County Health Department
Murray magistrate court plans move to old jail wing
The cramped offices of Murray County’s Magistrate Court will soon have a more spacious feel when the court relocates to the old jail, officials said.
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