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Haslam to “Sign” Rural Economic Opportunity Act in Huntingdon

Governor Haslam

Governor Bill Haslam will be in Huntingdon Friday, June 3, 2016, at 10:15 a.m. for a ceremonial signing of the Rural Economic Opportunity Act of 2016. The event is at The Dixie Carter Performing Arts Center. The event is expected to last about one hour. Tennessee House Speaker Beth Harwell and State Representative Curtis Halford pushed the legislation to help ...

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Linda M. Bowers 1943 -, 2016

  Gleason, Tenn. – Services for Linda M. Bowers, age 72, of Gleason, Tenn. are Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.  at Sandhill Missionary Baptist Church in Gleason. Burial will follow in Sandhill Cemetery. Visitation is Monday, 5:00 -8:00 p.m. at Williams Funeral Home of Gleason. Linda is survived by three sons; Nickey Bowers Jr. and Montee Bowers both ...

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Al Hampton King 1920-2016

Mr. Al Hampton King, 95, of Huntingdon, Tennessee died Friday, May 27, 2016 at his home. Funeral services were conducted on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Chase Funeral Home.  Graveside services were conducted at 3:30 PM at the Triangle Cemetery in Troy, Tennessee.  Bro. Dan Winkler and Bro. Bobby Stewart officiated the service. Pallbearers ...

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Berneal Louise McKennie 1925-2016

  McKenzie, Tenn. – Services for Berneal Louise McKennie, 90, are Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home.  Interment will follow at Enon Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday, May 30, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday, May 31, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. until service time. Mrs. McKennie, a retired factory worker, died Friday, May 27, ...

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Evora Reves Burnine 1932-2016

McKenzie,Tenn. – Funeral services for Evora Reaves Burnine are Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Brummitt- McKenzie Funeral Home. Interment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, McKenzie.  Visitation is Wednesday, June 1, 2016 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Mrs. Burnine, 84, died at McKenzie Health Care on Monday, May 30, 2016.  She was a member of Church of Jesus Christ –Greenfield. She ...

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Business Directory


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Property Transfers

Property Transfers •Tracy Wayne and Marcia Ann Webb to Charles J. and Amy P. Scott in District 4. •Shirley A. Vestal to William T. Vestal in District 2. •Tippitt Farms to Julia Ann Maddox in District 11. •Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC to Stephen E. Prather in District 11. •Stephen L. Hughes to Claude Heath in District 1. •Frank Hopper to ...

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Huntingdon Police Reports

Huntingdon Police Reports Drug Possession- A woman was arrested on May 20 after allegedly stealing from a local store. Sergeant Chris Cole charged Christina Clark-Farris with theft under $500, resisting arrest, simple possession of schedule II, simple possession of schedule IV, and public intoxication. According to Cole’s report, officers received a call from Dollar General about a theft. An off ...

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Lady Wildcats Continue West Tennessee Recruiting Blitz


Lady Wildcats Continue West Tennessee Recruiting Blitz Ink Obion County Standout Brandi Goodman Courtesy Dave McCulley Bethel University Sports Information Director MCKENZIE — Former Obion County Central High School star Brandi Goodman signed with the Bethel University Lady Wildcat basketball program. The daughter of Tony and Debi Goodman of Troy, Brandi, a former UTM and University of Memphis basketball player, ...

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Fillies Fall to Marion County, 6-4

TSSAA State Softball Tournament Fillies Fall to Marion County, 6-4 MURFREESBORO — In TSSAA State Class A Softball Tournament action, Huntingdon (35-4-1), one day removed from a hard-fought, 1-0 win over Forrest, led Marion County (34-7) 3-0 in the top of the fourth before the Lady Warriors knotted the score in the bottom of said inning and added one run ...

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