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TWRA announces portions of Northwest Tennessee for Young Sportsman Deer Hunt


Portions of Northwest Tennessee Closed for Young Sportsman Deer Hunt

Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency - TWRANashville, TN – The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission has voted to close portions of northwest Tennessee for this weekend’s Young Sportsman Deer Hunt due to severe flooding along the Mississippi River.

The commission met via conference call on Thursday morning to discuss the flooding in areas in the West Tennessee area and how it would impact this weekend’s scheduled two-day Young Sportsman Deer Hunt.

“The flood waters in West Tennessee, occurring uncharacteristically during deer hunting season, offered a unique challenge as the commissioners and agency strive to protect wildlife but still offer as much opportunity as possible,” said TWRA Executive Director Ed Carter. “After hearing from constituents about deer being stranded on high ground, the commissioners asked for a teleconference briefing and asked multiple questions ranging from the impact to the deer herd to those who might pursue deer in flooded areas.” «Read the rest of this article»

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Stewart County Fraternal Order of Police holds Shop with a Cop


Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – Law enforcement officers from eight middle Tennessee agencies filled the aisles of Walmart Thursday morning. They were there to help the Stewart County Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) conduct their annual Shop with a Cop event.

Over 50 officers helped 64 underprivileged children from two Stewart County elementary schools shop. Each child was given a budget of $135.00. They were allowed to pick out toys, electronics, clothes, or food.

Shop with a Cop

Shop with a Cop

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