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Low water prime time for crappie scouting

Lebanon Democrat

Date: 10/20/2016 8:03:00 AM

On Percy Priest Lake I've discovered rocks in parts of the lake that weren't visible during regular water levels. Some of them would be barely submerged once the water rose, and you shudder at how many boats roared over them, full-throttle, the motor just

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Officers seize money, guns, nearly $100K worth of pot

The Tennessean

Date: 10/13/2016 4:40:00 PM

Police were watching Terry Pegram in relation to a narcotics investigation Wednesday morning while he was inside a Cracker Barrel near Percy Priest Lake, according to the arrest affidavit. A red GMC pickup truck parked behind Pegram's black Ford F-150

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Courtyard Hotel to open in Mt. Juliet

The Chronicle of Mt. Juliet

Date: 9/28/2016 12:02:00 PM

Whether traveling for business or pleasure, the Courtyard Nashville Mount Juliet offers guests convenient access to downtown Nashville, the Providence Marketplace, Nashville Shores and Percy Priest Lake. Courtyard constantly researches trends and evolves

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Now Playing in Nashville

Date: 9/28/2016 1:00:00 AM

We stayed at Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort, a 385-acre outdoor-recreation destination 10 miles from downtown on Percy Priest Lake. Open from March through November, the Good Sam Park combines an aerial-adventure course and a water park with cabins and

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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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• 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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