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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on May 22, 2013

Still under the threat of a severe thunderstorm and minutes after the area was hit by heavy rain and hail, court officers at the Rutherford County Judicial Building evacuated the building, sending everyone outside. A Rutherford County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman told The Daily News Journal that "Due to the electricity being out and for public safety, citizens were evacuated for about 40 minutes."