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Spivey Marks 50 Years of Optometric Practice

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Spivey Marks 50 Years of Optometric Practice McKENZIE — Aaron Louis (Al) Spivey, III, OD celebrated his fiftieth year of the practice of optometry on October 2. Spivey began his optometric practice on October 2, 1967, when he joined the late Dr. O.C. Wells, Jr. in his practice at 138 Cedar Street in downtown McKenzie. He had recently graduated from ...

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Mary Deck Marks 103rd Birthday with Family, Friends

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Mary Deck Marks 103rd Birthday with Family, Friends BY BRAD SAM brad@mckenziebanner.com McKENZIE (October 8) — Mary Deck was honored with a surprise party Sunday to mark her 103rd birthday at Lakeside Senior Living, where she has resided for many years. Dozens of family members and friends came from near and far for the monumental event. Mary Page Lemmons Deck ...

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Ground Broken for 21st Home Build

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CARROLL COUNTY HABITAT FOR HUMANITY Ground Broken for 21st Home Build HUNTINGDON (September 28) — Habitat for Humanity-Carroll County broke ground at McKendree Lane for its 21st house with construction to start on Saturday, October 21 at 8 a.m. The house, upon completion, will be sold to Ann Park and her daughter, Lynn. Ann Park and her daughter, Lynn, will ...

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Walkers Have October Yard of the Month

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Walkers Have October Yard of the Month The Morning Glory Garden Club selected the delightful home of Todd and Melissa (Henderson) Walker at 436 Magnolia Avenue as October’s Yard-of-the-Month. The lawn is beautifully landscaped and is entered through an arbor of climbing roses. However, the current focus of the lawn is a presentation of four military figures saluting the American ...

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Morning Glory Garden Club News

Morning Glory Garden Club News The Morning Glory Garden Club met on Tuesday, October 3, at the Lichterman Nature Center in Memphis. Sally Sutton and Judy Davis served as hostesses. Club members travelled to Lichterman to view the seasonal scarecrow displays, as well as many other features the Center has to offer. Church of Christ supplied the bus and driver, ...

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AT&T Makes Pledge to TCAT McKenzie

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AT&T Makes Pledge to TCAT McKenzie McKENZIE (September 25) — As part of AT& T’s continuing commitment to supporting quality education across Tennessee, the company has donated $3,000 to the Tennessee College of Applied Technology in McKenzie. The contribution will provide for the purchase of network storage units which help support training for high-skill jobs requiring technology-based skills throughout Tennessee. ...

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Mayor Praises Granges for $110 Million Expansion

HUNTINGDON COUNCIL Mayor Praises Granges for $110 Million Expansion Courtesy Carroll County News-Leader Huntingdon Mayor Dale Kelley praised Granges for its $110 million expansion plans for the Huntingdon plant during the September 26 meeting. The council had not met since the announcement by the company. “The expansion will create 85 permanent full-time jobs, solidifying Granges commitment to our community,” said ...

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Mama T ’ s

Mama T’s WHAT’S COOKIN’ By Teresa Washburn Ground Round Casserole 1 small onion, chopped 1 pound ground round beef Salt Pepper Paprika 1 tablespoon margarine ½ cup grated cheese 1 can tomato soup 1 can mixed vegetables Brown onions and ground beef with a dash of salt, pepper and paprika in margarine. Combine mixture with remaining ingredients in greased casserole ...

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Huntingdon School Hosts TSBA Meeting

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Huntingdon School Hosts TSBA Meeting HUNTINGDON – Huntingdon Middle School was the site of the September meeting of the Tennessee School Boards Association. The association represents school boards throughout Tennessee and makes policy recommendation and lobbies on behalf of the schools. Pictured is the Board of Education for Huntingdon Special School District: Jason Cubreath, Vicki Williams, Dr. Lee Carter, and ...

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