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McKenzie Elementary School recently held a bookmark contest in conjunction with the Tennessee Association of School Librarians with the theme, “Everyone Belongs at Your School Library.” … more
McKENZIE (March 15) — Seventeen children enjoyed the first-ever Itsy Bitsy Chefs sponsored by The Venue at Waddell Place and Keisha Norwood. The children added the sauce, kneaded the dough, and … more
Flipping through the research from the last few editions, I came across a first-hand account of the Hico Concert Band. In my training as a historian, I learned the most valuable part of research … more
MURFREESBORO (March 15, 2019) - The 2018-19 McKenzie Rebels are very much in uncharted waters after soundly defeating University School 68-49 in the quarterfinals of the Class A State Tournament … more
In this week’s edition, I felt it necessary to draw attention to five neighboring communities that could be considered part of McKenzie; Caledonia, Cherrywood, Christmasville, Gwin Station and … more
McKenzie fans gathered on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 10 a.m. to send off the McKenzie Boys’ Basketball Team to the State Tournament in Murfreesboro, Tenn.Fans lined the streets from City Hall … more
McKenzie Elementary School fourth grade student Branson Baker reached a milestone of 1,000 Accelerated Reader points this school year. This goal has only been reached by two other students in MES … more
Mrs. Tiffany Smith’s fourth grade class reached its reading goal of 1,000 Accelerated Reader points in January. The class maintained an average of 89.9 percent correct in comprehension while … more
Miss April Stepp’s first grade class reached its reading goal of 1,000 Accelerated Reader points in February. The class maintained an average of 92.7 percent correct in comprehension while … more
Mrs. Lorrie Brown’s first grade class reached its reading goal of 1,000 Accelerated Reader points in February. The class maintained an average of 94.7 percent correct in comprehension while … more
Miss West Carroll Primary Royalty (L to R): Third Maid Shaylee Bymun, 6, daughter of Shane and Michelle Bynum; First Maid Jasmin Dodd, 7, daughter of Nick and Mery Dodd; Queen Callie Bryant, 7, … more
HUNTINGDON (March 8) — The approximately 400 fifth graders from all five Carroll County school districts gathered for Agriculture Day at the Carroll County Civic Center and the National Guard … more
McKenzie Rotary Club was the host of the 2019 McKenzie High School Honors Banquet held at MHS on Tuesday, March 5. The students were treated to dinner by Rotarians prior to the awards ceremony in the … more
Sue Childers Kelley will turn 100 years old on Friday, September 25, 2015. The lifelong McKenzian recently sat down for an interview with The Banner to discuss the milestone and look back on a life … more
By Jason and Brittany Martin Demetra Perkins was not an ordinary human being, she was so much more. She was a true gem to the McKenzie community; to know Demetra was to love Demetra. At first … more
Mrs. Kelsey Brown’s second grade class reached its reading goal of 1,000 Accelerated Reader points in February. The class maintained an average of 90.1 percent correct in comprehension while … more
Mrs. Megan Taylor’s first grade class reached its reading goal of 1,000 Accelerated Reader points in February. The class maintained an average of 92.8 percent correct in comprehension while … more
Aubrey Hammett is the queen of the 8-9 year West Carroll Elementary Beauty Review. She is the 8-year old daughter of Grant and Ashley Hammett of Huntingdon. First Maid is Sasa Lane, daughter of Karen … more
McKENZIE (February 28-March 1) — McKenzie Elementary School recognized Saturday, March 2 as Read Across America Day with events on Thursday and Friday.Read Across America Day, set on the … more
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