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19-Year-Old Charged After 14-Year-Old Killed


Date: 6/24/2017 8:09:00 PM

Able had initially told officials the shooting was the result of a robbery near Percy Priest Lake; however, further investigation proved that was not true, and Able admitted he was holding the gun when it fired. The investigation remained ongoing

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Teen charged with homicide after gun discharges killing another teen


Date: 6/24/2017 7:38:00 PM

Able is being charged with criminal homicide after police say he lied to them by initially saying the shooting happened during a robbery near Percy Priest Lake. Police believe the group had been up all night and are investigating their whereabouts as the

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Teens playing with a gun leads to fatal shooting


Date: 6/24/2017 2:55:00 PM

Able initially claimed the shooting occurred as the result of a robbery near Percy Priest Lake. Further investigation showed that he lied. During a subsequent interview, Able acknowledged that he was holding the pistol when it fired. Detectives believe

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Hear Michael Ray's Wistful New Song 'Get to You'

Rolling Stone

Date: 6/20/2017 12:32:00 AM

From architects of the genre like Hank Williams and Jimmie Rodgers to game-changers Garth Brooks and Shania Twain Accompanied by a video in which Ray drives past scenic locations including Nashville's Percy Priest Lake, "Get to You" is a romantic ballad

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Fishing, life never dull with John Sloan

Lebanon Democrat

Date: 6/13/2017 7:05:00 AM

The fish are a bonus. I’ve fished with John, a Lebanon-based nationally renowned outdoor writer and author, for over a decade, most recently on an excursion to Percy Priest Lake. My ribs are still aching. Earlier in the spring John invited me to go with

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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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