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Montgomery County Sheriff John Fuson spoke at the 106th Annual Lone Oak Picnic


Election 2014Cunningham, TN – Montgomery County Sheriff John Fuson talked to the crowd at the 106th Annual Lone Oak Picnic held by the Central Civitan Club on Saturday, July 27th, 2014.

“I took over as sheriff when we lost our incumbent Norman Lewis who passed away from a battle with cancer back in October of 2012,” said Fuson. “I took his position in December 2012 to finish his unexpired term, which is coming up here in August.”

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My thoughts about Sheriff John Fuson

Hank Bonecutter

Hank Bonecutter

Clarksville TN –  In my career, I’ve had the pleasure, and sometimes misery, of covering a lot of public figures.  Dating all the way back to Clarksville Mayor Charlie Crow, to current Mayor Kim McMillan.  I’ve had the pleasure of sitting with then Governor Lamar Alexander, to Nashville Mayor Phil Bredesen.

Remember Bill Boner? Him too.

But, when it comes to law enforcement figures, that’s a totally different beast.  They’re always “guarded” in their relationship with the media.  They’re extremely careful with what they tell us, and when.  How close they’ll let you get.

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