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A little over 37,000 voters cast a ballot in the August 4 Williamson County General and State/Federal Primary Election, according to the Williamson County Election Commission. Of those, close to 18,000 visited the polls on Thursday while 19,000 voters cast an early vote or submitted an absen…

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Public Chapter 1053 (2022), effective May 27, 2022, extends the gun safe and gun safety device sales tax holiday originally beginning 12:01 a.m. on July 1, 2021, and ending at 11:59 p.m. on June 30, 2022, an additional year to June 30, 2023, at 11:59 p.m.

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New laws that went into effect on July 1 in Tennessee will support first responders and emergency services. Among these include legislation that expands benefits for firefighters, strengthens protections for police and service animals and secures crucial funding for ground ambulance services…

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When a Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officer stops an erratic boater to see if he is under the influence of drugs or alcohol, he’s not doing it for harassment.

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The Williamson County Election Commission will be conducting the County Republican & Democratic Primary Election on Tuesday, May 3 with voting at all 25 Election Day Vote Center locations.

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At the beginning of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Secretary of State Tre Hargett is encouraging anyone who has experienced sexual assault, stalking, human trafficking or domestic abuse to protect themselves with the Safe at Home address confidentiality program.

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Early voting for the May 3, 2022 County Republican and Democratic Primary Election begins next Wednesday, April 13 and will continue through April 28 with the exception of Good Friday, April 15 when all voting sites will be closed.

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Dreams can come truE and that’s what happened to a Fairview mother and her grown son who won a $3 million prize playing the Tennessee Lottery’s Jumbo Bucks Bonus game. That said, they “still think it’s a dream.”

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As a part of the decennial redistricting process, the Tennessee General Assembly recently passed legislation approving new local, state and federal districts as a result of the data compiled and received from the 2020 census.

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The Tennessee Senate completed the final portion of the Legislature’s redistricting efforts last Wednesday, approving a new state House map by a 23-6 vote.

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Middle Tennessee State University continues to be powerful economic engine for the region and entire state of Tennessee, responsible for more than $1.42 billion in economic impact and almost 11,500 jobs statewide in 2021, a new economic report released Thursday, Jan. 20, shows.

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The new year brings a few changes for local drivers. The State of Tennessee will be issuing new license plates in 2022 and ending emissions testing in five counties including Williamson County.

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In celebration of National Voter Registration Month in September, the secretary of state’s office is leading voter registration efforts in Tennessee with college voter registration tailgates, the launch of the Anne Dallas Dudley Award for high schools and by working with businesses and organizations across the state.

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The Fairview community is stepping up to help some distant neighbors after several counties to the west of Fairview in Middle Tennessee suffered catastrophic flooding over the weekend. Heavy rainfall from Friday night through Saturday morning flooded parts of Dickson, Hickman, Houston and Hu…

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Fairview Debs, aka Team Tennessee State Champions, were unable to advance in the Dixie Debs World Series in Louisiana last weekend. However, these ladies earned the chance to do something that not every softball player gets the opportunity to experience, compete in a Softball World Series.

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Fairview history was made on July 27th when a team of eight-year-old young ladies won the 2021 Dixie Darlings Softball World Series. It’s the first World Series title captured by any Fairview team in history!

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With the peak summer boating season underway, and amid an increase in boating accidents across the state, the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency continues its crackdown on violations, especially Boating Under the Influence (BUI).

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Main Street Fairview is offering a three-part series to cover all the valuable information shared during the recent 2021 Outlook Williamson event. Here is Part 3.

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Several new laws protecting children are set to take effect on July 1 in Tennessee. This includes major Truth in Sentencing legislation ensuring parole and probation are not options for those found guilty of certain violent crimes that historically target women and children. These crimes inc…

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Fairview High School was buzzing with excitement last Friday morning as Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and a host of other dignitaries visited the campus to tour the state-of-the-art mechatronics program and congratulate a special group of students.

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Carrying a handgun without a permit in Tennessee is now law after Gov. Bill Lee signed legislation Thursday to allow it. Lee announced on social media he had signed Senate Bill 765.

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The Tennessee Housing Development Agency opened an online portal that will allow renters and landlords to apply for up to 12 months of cumulative rent and/or utility payments through its new COVID-19 rent relief program.

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A bill that closes information on arrest records has moved to the House committee with amendment. The legislation would make confidential an arrestee’s home address on an arrest record. It was approved by the House Public Service Subcommittee last week.

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A proposed change to the Open Meetings Act, scheduled to be heard this week in a House subcommittee, would allow hundreds of local utility boards that manage water, sewage, solid waste, natural gas and electric systems to avoid meeting in person in front of the public.