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The Lowdown On Percy Priest Fishing

Date: 9/14/2017 9:04:00 AM

Located near one of the biggest metropolitan areas of Tennessee, Percy Priest Lake provides some of the best fishing in the state for a variety of species. Tennessee has a wide variety of fishing holes, from clear mountain streams to big rivers and small

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Hermitage Apartments for Rent

Date: 9/8/2017 3:50:00 AM

If you decide to rent in Hermitage, you will have the opportunity to ride the water slides at Nashville Shores Lakeside Resort, bowl at Hermitage Lanes, Jet Ski or kayak on Percy Priest Lake, practice your golf swing at Hermitage Golf Course, and hike the

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Firefighter hospitalized after battling flames at home on Percy Priest Lake


Date: 9/5/2017 11:09:00 AM

A firefighter was hospitalized after responding to a house fire on Percy Priest Lake early Tuesday morning. Flames were seen shooting through the roof of the home on Timber Ridge Drive. Three people live inside the home, but none of them were there when

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Priest Lake Blaze Injures Firefighter


Date: 9/5/2017 8:26:00 AM

NASHVILLE, TN — A Nashville Fire Department firefighter was hospitalized after battling a blaze at a home near Percy Priest Lake early Tuesday morning. No one was inside the home on Timber Ridge Drive when it caught fire. Half of the house was destroyed

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Priest Lake home destroyed in house fire; Firefighter hospitalized


Date: 9/5/2017 2:55:00 AM

(WKRN) – A home in the Percy Priest Lake area was heavily damaged in a house fire early Tuesday morning. It happened in the 100 block of Timber Ridge Drive off Anderson Road around 2:30 a.m. One side of the home was destroyed in the blaze. No one was

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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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