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    • Property Transfers

      •Martin L. Batte, Jr. to Lisa A. Batte in District 16.•Tommie Ragan to Carey Kenneth Ragan and others in District 5.•Carey …

    • Carroll County Sheriff’s Reports

      Theft — Deputies are investigating the recent theft of items from private property near Huntingdon.Joseph Foster told deputies on Nov. 24 …

    • Marriage Licenses

      •John Gardner Johnson III, 19, of Cedar Grove to Kylie Rae Blanchard, 18, of Cedar Grove.•Sean Patrick O’Toolis, 32, of Cedar …

McKenzie Chamber of Commerce Launches in January

McKENZIE (November 25) — McKenzie Chamber of Commerce and Industry launches in January 2021 to better support the business community of McKenzie. The McKenzie Industrial Development Corporation …

COVID-19 Death Toll, Cases Continue to Rise

NASHVILLE (November 29) — December is here and so is cold/flu season. Now, more than ever, it is important to be vigilant in preventative practices to slow the spread of COVID-19 and other …
BMH-Carroll County

Antibody Treatment Now Available for COVID-19 Patients

HUNTINGDON (November 30) — Baptist Memorial Hospital-Carroll County now offers a monoclonal antibody treatment for patients with mild to moderate COVID-19 symptoms.Nina Smothers, pharmacy …

Huntingdon to Seek Grant for Flood Prevention

HUNTINGDON (November 24) — The Huntingdon Town Council met Tuesday with several items on the agenda. Most notably, the board approved a resolution to seek a grant for improvements to prevent …

McKenzie to Host Mistletoe Christmas

McKENZIE — While many things are canceled because of COVID-19, McKenzie is moving ahead with several Christmas events including Mistletoe Market, Catch Me Under the Mistletoe 5K Run, Santa …

Weakley Commission Approves County-Wide Fiber Project

The Weakley County Commission approved a proposal for a county-wide fiber project that requires a $10.5 million commitment from Weakley County to build out fiber broadband and other services in all …

Republicans Hold Rally For Trump

HUNTINGDON (November 28) — Approximately 50 supporters of President Donald J. Trump participated in a prayer session for President Trump and associates on Saturday, November 28 on the steps of …

Watershed Authority Approves Boat Docks

HUNTINGDON (November 24) — Two requests to install floating boat docks on the Carroll County 1000-Acre Recreation Lake was approved by the Carroll County Watershed Authority.Meeting were …
COVID-19
Send A Letter to Santa

Send A Letter to Santa Claus

Santa is going digital this year! Fill out this form or E-mail Santa@mckenziebanner.com. Letters to Santa will appear in The McKenzie Banner's annual Christmas Greetings Special Edition. …

Best of 2020: Vote Now!

The Best of 2020: Vote Now!

So 2020 is almost over... ...and it's time to vote for your favorite people and businesses that shined in 2020!  Your support of local businesses makes our community stronger. Please …

Obituaries

Jan Cooper

McKENZIE - Services for Jan Cooper, 81, are Friday, December 4, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home with Brother Fred Morris and Brother Windol Walker officiating.  Interment …

Donald Lee Trull

McKENZIE - Graveside services for Donald Lee Trull, 66, were Friday, November 20, 2020 at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in McKenzie. Brother Alan Trull officiated …

Belinda Lee Medlin

PARIS, Tenn. -  Graveside funeral services for Belinda Lee Medlin are Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Mt. Olivet Cemetery-McKenzie. The family will receive friends at the funeral home …

James Marshall Haywood 

James Marshall Haywood , 86, of McKenzie, Tenn. died Sunday, November 29, 2020.  He was born September 19, 1934 in McKenzie. He is survived by his wife, Betty, of McKenzie, son, James …

Roger Lee Pierce, Sr

McKENZIE, Tenn. - Funeral services for Roger Lee Pierce, Sr., 73, are 11 a.m. Thursday, December 3, 2020 at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December …

Charles William Foster

TREZEVANT — Funeral services for Charles William Foster, 82, are Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Trezevant Church of Christ. Visitation is Wednesday at the church 10 a.m. until service …

Milbern Gene Noles

Mr. Milbern Gene Noles, 74, of Huntingdon, Tennessee died Sunday, November 22, 2020 at Baptist Memorial Hospital. There was a private family funeral service. Mr. Noles was born on August 18, …

Tim Ashby

    DICKSON - Tim Ashby, 62, of Dickson, Tennessee died Monday, November 23, 2020 at NHC Healthcare in Franklin. He was born February 21, 1958 and died November 23, …
Opinion
Community Focus
Bethel University Students Help Build Character at After-School Program
The Bethel University Community Engagement Scholarship Program partners with Two Sisters and a Book, an after-school program located …
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Save-A-Lot, United Neighbors Partner for Food Distribution
McKENZIE — McKenzie Save-A-Lot and McKenzie/Carroll County United Neighbors are partnering this holiday season to help reduce …
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Gleason Holds Grand Opening, Ribbon-Cutting at Dog Park
GLEASON (November 13) — A grand opening and ribbon-cutting was held Friday at the City of Gleason Dog Park with dozens in …
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Most Recent Special Editions
Records

McKenzie Police Reports

Driving on Suspended License — Sylvester Davis, Jr., 29, Trezevant, was charged with driving on a suspended license on November 23 at midnight.Officer Trey Boucher stopped Davis’ car for …

Carroll County General Sessions Report

The following cases were heard on November 25 in Carroll County General Sessions Court.Three cases were bound over to the Grand Jury of the Carroll County Circuit Court.Joe Brown, Meadowbrook Drive, …

Huntingdon Police Reports

Multiple Charges — Billy Toler, 30, of Trezevant was charged with evading arrest, theft under $1,000, and unlawful possession of a firearm, and Kelsey Schenk McKee, 24, of Huntingdon was …

McKenzie Police Reports

Theft — James Ryg, Cherry Avenue, McKenzie, reported the theft of a bicycle from his front yard on November 22.Officer Jeremiah Brooks filed the report for Mr. Ryg, who stated he heard a noise …
McKenzie Fire and Rescue
In our schools
McKenzie Schools Rank Among the Best in Tennessee
Niche.com released its 2021 ranking of the best school districts in Tennessee. McKenzie Special School District ranked 18th of 126 …
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McKenzie School Board Meeting Rescheduled
The McKenzie Special School District Board of Education meeting has been rescheduled from December 1 to Tuesday, December 8 at 5:30 …
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Duncan Family Donates Cherished Memorabilia to Athletic Department
McKENZIE (November 10) — The Bethel University Athletic Department was honored Tuesday when the Duncan family donated a …
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MSSD Board to Discuss Student Quarantines
McKenzie Special School District Board of Education meets Tuesday, December 1, 5:30 p.m. at McKenzie Middle School. One of the …
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Huntingdon Schools Go Remote November 23-24
HUNTINGDON (November 18) - According to a Wednesday letter from Director of Schools Pat Dillahunty, Huntingdon schools will conduct …
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McKenzie High School Library
West Carroll Special School District
General
People
Sylvias Celebrate Golden Anniversary
Bill and Lois Sylvia of McKenzie quietly celebrated their fiftieth anniversary October 17, 2020 at Liberty Christian Retreat. They …
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Brylee Robertson Asks for Food Donations for Birthday
Brylee Robertson’s grandmother, Patricia Robertson, died April 22, 2020. So this year for Brylee’s 11th birthday on August …
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West Carroll Graduate is Tennessee Teacher of the Year
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Department of Education announced Kami Lunsford, a 14-year music teacher from Karns Middle School, is …
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