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Q&A: Rock band “Goodbye June” makes first appearance at the Georgia Theatre

Red and Black

Date: 9/25/2016 1:33:00 PM

No, I’m being dumb. We hang out with friends. Nashville has great nightlife—has a lot of cool restaurants. It has Percy Priest Lake and a little hangout spot there. Landon Milbourn: We’re all a bunch of nerds. We play video games. Xbox One fans

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Courtyard Hotel to Open in Mount Juliet, TN

Date: 9/23/2016 7:40:00 AM

Located at 1980 Providence Pkwy., the hotel is accessible to downtown Nashville, the Providence Marketplace, Nashville Shores and Percy Priest Lake. “From day one, Courtyard has prided itself as a brand that listens to business travelers,” said

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RV Guide for the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse

Sky & Telescope

Date: 9/22/2016 11:32:00 AM

RV camping at J. Percy Priest Lake’s Seven Points Campground will situate you between Nashville and Lebanon, Tennessee, where the center point of the eclipse will cross. The town of Clarksville, Tennessee will also be under the moon’s shadow

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Firefighters battle two-alarm fire at apartment complex near Percy Priest Lake

The Tennessean

Date: 9/21/2016 6:51:00 PM

Firefighters battle two-alarm fire at apartment complex near Percy Priest Lake Firefighters are tackling a large fire at an apartment complex near Percy Priest Lake that apparently started from an unattended pot on a stove, a fire official said.The blaze

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Apartment fire reported near Percy Priest Lake


Date: 9/21/2016 4:53:00 PM

The Nashville Fire Department is on the scene of an apartment fire near Percy Priest Lake. The fire was reported Wednesday afternoon at the Lincoya Bay Apartments on Lincoya Bay Drive. Officials said the fire was caused by a pot left on a stove. At least

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• River: Stones River
• Length: 213 Miles
• Surface Area: 14,200 Acres
• Volume: 202,000 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 892 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 29 Feet
Percy Priest Lake is a reservoir in north central Tennessee. It is formed by J. Percy Priest Dam, located about 10 miles east of downtown Nashville. The lake and dam are named for Congressman Percy Priest.The dam project was first authorized by an act of Congress approved on July 2, 1958. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project was completed in 1967.

The Natural Resource Management Office maintains three campgrounds, eleven day-use/picnic areas, and twelve boat launching ramps. There are also six marinas located on the lake.
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