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Southern Fried, Sweet Tea Festival Was Great Success

The 6th Annual Southern Fried and Sweet Tea Festival held in downtown McKenzie was a great success with many vendors, attendees, and great musical entertainment.The event was August 24th and 25th. … more

Trezevant Board Discusses Problems with Water, Police

TREZEVANT, Tenn. (August 14, 2018) Trezevant City Council met in regular session Tuesday, August 14 with a short agenda and several challenges. Vice-Mayor Bobby Blaylock presided over the meeting in … more

The Dixie Presents Dailey & Vincent

Grand Ole Opry members Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent bring their award-winning unique bluegrass vocals and standout band to The Dixie Carter Performing Arts and Academic Enrichment Center in … more

If The Class Of ’65 Had Been In Charge...

Oh drats! They called off the parade. I was looking so forward to it. I’ve never seen a ninety-two million dollar parade! But can you just imagine! They must have been planning on giving away … more

A Pictorial History of McKenzie, Tennessee

McKenzie High School 1945 Little Ten Champions — Top Row (L to R): Punk Akers-mgr., Franklin Fesmire, Hugh Roark, Joe Quesenberry, Walter Roark, Robert Hearne, Ralph Smith, J. D. Parker, Robert … more

Looking Back from our Archives

10 YEARS AGO — LeAnn Webb was crowned Carroll County Little Miss Fairest of the Fair. Other members of the court included First Maid Sadie Martin, Second Maid Megan Delaney, Third Maid Natalie … more

City Florist and More Holds Grand Opening

McKENZIE (August 16) — The new location of City Florist and More was filled with well-wishers on Saturday, August 25 for the grand opening celebration. Attending the event were County Mayor … more

Construction Begins on New Macedonia Firehouse

MACEDONIA (August 20) — The Macedonia Fire Department is one step closer to having a new firehouse, thanks to contributions big and small from the community.Concrete was poured Monday for the … more

Director of Nashville Songwriters Association Speaks in Paris

PARIS (August 23) — Bart Herbison, executive director of the Nashville Songwriters Association International, was the featured speaker at the Paris Rotary Club on Thursday, August 23.Herbison … more

Christian Care Center of McKenzie Set For One Million Dollar Renovation Project

Exciting times are in store for a local skilled nursing and rehabilitation center, and with it the people in the region the facility is pleased to serve. Christian Care Center of McKenzie is about to … more

One Dead, One Airlifted Following Benton County Accident

Sawyers Mill, Tenn. (September 5, 2018)—The Tennessee Highway Patrol has released more information on the accident which killed an Atwood man Tuesday morning on Hwy. 70 in Benton … more

Miss America 1987 to Perform at Habitat Gala

Carroll County Habitat for Humanity Gala The Carroll County Habitat for Humanity Gala is Thursday, October 18 at the Carroll County Civic Center. Hors d'oeuvre will be served at 6 p.m. and dinner … more

Introducing Our New Website!

We just launched a brand new website located at www.mckenziebanner.com .  Come take a look around and check out some of the new features!  How does this affect … more

Tater Town Special Was Great Success

The 45th Tater Town Special, hosted by the Gleason Gazelles and the Gleason community, was a great success, accompanied by beautiful weather and an outstanding Saturday morning parade.Gleason native … more

It’s Time to Celebrate Huntingdon’s 26th Annual Heritage Day Music & Arts Festival

It is time once again to celebrate Heritage Day Music & Arts Festival with the Town of Huntingdon.  On Saturday, September 22, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., all are invited to … more

Bridge Construction on I-40 in Fayette County Leads to Lane Closures

  JACKSON, Tenn. (September 2018) – Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will close lanes on Interstate 40 in Fayette County the next two weekends in order to … more

McKenzie City Council Agenda

McKenzie Mayor and Council mets Thursday, September 6, 5:30 p.m. at City Hall. The agenda is as follows: Call to Order; Prayer; Pledge of Allegiance; Roll Call; Mayor’s Welcome; Presentation to … more

Williams Furniture Hosts Retirement Sale, But Not Closing

McKENZIE (August 28) — For 42 years, Williams Furniture Company has operated in McKenzie. This week, Phil Williams said he is slowing down and finally following his doctor’s directive to … more

Liquor Store in Huntingdon, Municipal Elections on November Ballot

CARROLL COUNTY (August 16) — The November 6 ballot is now set and includes a referendum for retail package liquor stores in Huntingdon and candidates in municipal elections in the county. The … more

Southern Fried & Sweet Tea Festival is This Weekend

The 6th Annual Southern Fried and Sweet Tea Festival takes place downtown McKenzie this weekend, August 24th and 25th. There will be something for everyone both days including live entertainment, a … more
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