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Take a behind-the-scenes (and screams) look at 'Nashville Haunted Hayride and Woods'


Date: 10/17/2018 9:57:00 AM

He's also the General Manager at the Nashville Haunted Hayride and Woods. It's a seasonal attraction that spreads terror across 20 acres -- along the banks of Percy Priest Lake. "Last November we star

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Teen arrested for allegedly murdering his father


Date: 10/11/2018 4:44:00 AM

Goff Jr. was reported missing by his wife on May 27. His bones were found Septemeber 2 on the shore of Percy Priest Lake behind the Lincoya Bay Apartment Complex. The day Goff Jr. was reported missing

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Guide: When, where to see breathtaking peak Fall colors in Tennessee


Date: 9/21/2018 8:48:00 AM

Learn more here. Kayak out to the Cypress trees growing in the water at Percy Priest Lake Nashville's Germantown neighborhood can be fun for humans and pups alike. Take a hike at Bells Bend Falls

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Teen charged with dad's murder, dumping bones near Percy Priest could be tried as adult


Date: 9/18/2018 5:32:00 AM

The 15-year-old boy charged with murdering his father with a razor wire then disposing of his bones in a duffel bag left near Percy Priest Lake could be tried as an adult in the case. Michael Goff

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Arrest warrant reveals new details after teen arrested for father's death


Date: 9/17/2018 3:34:00 PM

Michael Goff III, 15, was arrested and charged with criminal homicide after the bones of his father were found near Percy Priest Lake earlier this month. The arrest order for the teenager indicates he

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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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