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McKenzie Residents to Vote on Liquor by the Drink

McKenzie residents can vote on a referendum for liquor by the drink during the November 8 general elections. Registered voters who reside in the city and those who vote by property ownership rights within the municipality can cast their vote whether or not to permit liquor to be served in restaurants. McKenzie is the lone community in Carroll County that ...

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CALENDAR CARROLL COUNTY INSURANCE COMMITTEE TO MEET The Carroll County Insurance Committee will meet on Wednesday, September 7, at 6:00 p.m. in the conference room at the Carroll County Office complex, 625 High Street, Huntingdon. The public is invited to attend. CARROLL COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION TO MEET The Carroll County Election Commission shall meet pursuant to its duties in T.C.A. ...

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Tater Town Special Events

Tater Town Special Events SPECIAL ADULT BINGO The Gleason Gazelles along with Woodmen Of The World are sponsoring a night of free “Bingo on the Gazelle Grounds”. The fun starts at 7 p.m. on Tuesday night, August 30. Free admission. You must be 18 to participate. For more information call Jennifer Cook at 571-3885. SPECIAL YOUTH NIGHT BINGO On Wednesday ...

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Tater Town Special Set for September 3


Tater Town Special Set for September 3 Tater Town is a busy place as the Gleason Gazelles and the Gleason Community gear up for the 43rd Annual Tater Town Special. Beginning Monday night, August 29, the 2016 grand marshals, Jeff Hazlewood and Gleason’s Downtown Revitalization Committee will be honored with a reception at Gleason First Baptist Church beginning at 6:00 ...

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Correction In the August 23 Carroll County General Sessions Report under bound over to the Grand Jury, William M. Blackard, North Market, Paris was charged with driving while license revoked, habitual traffic offender, and escape (felony). However, Mr. Blackard was not charged with escape (felony). In actuality, Charles Bright, Winchester Street, McKenzie was charged with escape (felony). The Banner regrets ...

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Carroll County Sheriff’s Reports

Carroll County Sheriff’s Reports Vehicle Theft — Authorities are investigating a case of car theft. Amanda Santiago of Bruceton reported to deputies on August 19 that a green 1985 Chevy custom deluxe 4WD had been taken from the local residence of Brenda Gunter, who currently lives in Arizona. Santiago is the overseer of Gunter’s Bruceton estate and said that Gunter ...

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Marriage Licenses

Marriage Licenses •Samuel Alexander Riggsbee, 24, of Jackson to Katie Leigh Davidson, 23, of Huntingdon. •Randy Dale McAlexander, 50, of Cedar Grove to Stephanie Michelle Bateman Jones, 48, of Lavinia. •Steven Lee Clement, 33, of Gleason to Deanna Gail Hickman Scroggins, 30, of McKenzie. •Jess Allen Dill, 23, of Huntingdon to Katie Annie Chadwick, 23, of Huntingdon. •Jackie Lynn Forrest, ...

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Huntingdon Police Reports

Huntingdon Police Reports Theft, Possession — A Huntingdon woman was cited into court on August 22 after allegedly stealing from a local store. Investigator Joey Hedge charged Samantha P. Baker of 1885 Reedy Creek Road with theft under $500 and simple possession of a schedule VI drug. According to Hedge’s report, officers received a call from Wal-Mart security in regard ...

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Carroll County General Sessions

Carroll County General Sessions The following case was bound over to the Grand Jury: Rickie L. Jordan, Barron Avenue, Memphis: Rape. The following cases were disposed: Samantha P/ Baker, Reedy Creek Road, Huntingdon: theft (up to $500)-restitution to be paid in full, no contact with Walmart. Simple possession / casual exchange-restitution to be paid in full, no contact with Walmart. ...

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