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Vehicle Registration Fees Increase July 1

Vehicle Registration Fees Increase July 1 Information source-Tn.Gov website In order the fund the recent passing of Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam’s IMPROVE Act, the Tennessee Department of Revenue is increasing the cost to register a vehicle statewide beginning July 1, 2017. Registration fee increases are as follows: passenger motor vehicles^; commercial motor vehicles for transporting passengers for hire (buses, taxis)-$10 ...

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Buena Vista Home Invasion Suspect Captured in Paris

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Buena Vista Home Invasion Suspect Captured in Paris PARIS (June 26) — James P. Hill, 34, facing an attempted first-degree murder charge for assaulting and binding 96-yearold Dalphy H. Ross and holding her daughter, Janet Lynn Ross and Myron Butler against their will at knife-point inside the victim’s home located on McKee Levee Road near Buena Vista on June 19, ...

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TO CELEBRHTE INDEPENDENCE

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M’KENZIE, M’LEY TO CELEBRHTE INDEPENDENCE Children’s Parade New Event for McKenzie Temperatures are expected to reach above 90 degrees and wet conditions are a possibility, but city officials have made their plans for Independence Day celebrations in McKenzie and McLemoresville on Tuesday, July 4. McKENZIE McKenzie’s Freedom Festival begins with a new event, a children’s parade at the downtown square ...

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Bassmasters Junior High National Championship

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Bassmasters Junior High National Championship Alabama Duo Net Win Courtesy Bassmasters HUNTINGDON (June 22) — Trailing leader Rein Golubjatnikov of Rochester, New York by seven pounds entering the second day of the Bassmaster Junior Championship for anglers 7-13 years of age at Carroll County’s 1,000 Acre Recreational Lake, American Christian Academy of Tuscaloosa, Alabama’s Miller Dowling and Chandlar Hollingsworth engaged ...

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McKenzie to Announce New Industry Friday, June 30

Frank Tate, Executive Director of the McKenzie Industrial Development Board

McKenzie to Announce New Industry Friday McKENZIE — McKenzie Industrial Development Board and the City of McKenzie are hosting an announcement of a new industrial company locating in McKenzie. The announcement is Friday, June 30, 2017, 1:30 p.m. at the Carroll County Airport. Frank Tate, executive director of the McKenzie Industrial Board, said it is a company relocating from another ...

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Former Trooper David Rorer Begins Serving Sentence

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Former Trooper David Rorer Begins Serving Sentence PARIS — A former Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper has begun serving his sentence for solicitation of a minor. Former Trooper David Rorer, age 46, of McKenzie, was sentenced by Carroll County Circuit Court Judge Donald Parish earlier this month to serve four years of deferred probation, with 10 days to be served in ...

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Former Commissioner of Labor Dies

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JAMES G. NEELY Former Commissioner of Labor Dies HUNTINGDON — James Glen “Jim” Neely, 76, of Huntingdon, Tennessee, died Wednesday June 14, 2017. Funeral services were. Sunday June 18, 2017 at the Huntingdon First United Methodist Church. Interment was in Bethlehem Cemetery. Mr. Neely was born to the late Otis “Cokie” Neely and Louis Neely on April 28, 1941 in ...

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ROBBER ASSAULTS 97-YEAR-OLD WOMAN

ROBBER ASSAULTS 97-YEAR-OLD WOMAN BY ERNIE SMOTHERS smothers@mckenziebanner.com BUENA VISTA (June 20) — According to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, an accused robber broke into a home located on McKee Levee Road around 7 p.m. on June 19 before assaulting and binding a 97-year-old woman. During an interview with The Banner, Carroll County Sheriff Andy Dickson said, “At around 7 ...

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Huntingdon Town Council Approves Tax Rate Increase

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Huntingdon Town Council Approves Tax Rate Increase Public Hearing, Second Reading Set for June 27 HUNTINGDON (June 13) — Huntingdon property owners will likely see a 14 cents tax rate increase for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. Town council members approved the first of two required readings on the $1.34 tax rate to finance an estimated $4,564,210 expense budget that includes ...

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RELAY FOR LIFE

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CARROLL COUNTY RELAY FOR LIFE IS FRIDAY Carroll County Relay For Life north and south units join forces for the first time in many years to host a single event of Relay For Life at the Carroll County Civic Center on Friday, June 23, beginning at 4 p.m. Relay For Life started in Carroll County on May 21, 1997 at ...

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