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Community Focus
MHS Class of 1969 Football Players, Coach Reunite
The McKenzie High School Class of 1969 gathered over the weekend of October 25-26 to celebrate their 50-year reunion.On Friday night, …
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Huntingdon Officers Participating in No Shave November
Residents and people visiting Huntingdon may notice some of our police officers looking somewhat peculiar. Nine members of the …
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MHS Class of 1969 Holds 50-Year Reunion
The McKenzie High School Class of 1969 celebrated its 50-year reunion at Tom’s Pizza and Steakhouse in Paris on Saturday, …
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General
McKenzie Elementary First Quarter Honor, Merit Roll Honor RollFirst GradeC. Barton: Cooper Cunningham, Greta Fields, Syerra Horton, Olivia Shank, Shelby Shaw, Nathaniel Sweatt, Jamair Weatherford, and Claire Wilkins.L. Brown: Layla Arnold, Luke …
Local Linemen Aid Henderson, Decatur HUNTINGDON — Linemen for Carroll County Electric are working in Henderson and Decatur counties to help that utility company restore power after a major wind storm.Danny Brawner, manager of the …
Director’s Contract on West Carroll Agenda A motion to renew School Director Dexter Williams contract will be discussed and voted on at the West Carroll Board of Education meeting Thursday night November 7 in the junior/senior high cafeteria. …
Carroll County Senior Center News It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away! This year has really gone by fast!We were very busy during the month of October. On October 14-17 a group of 47 senior citizens …
Food
Ambrosia 4 bananas1/4 cup orange juice3 tablespoons sugar2 cups oranges (sections)1 cup strawberries, halved1/2 cup salad dressing1 cup whipped creamstoasted coconutCombine bananas with orange juice. Drain, …
Upside Down Pizza 1 1/2 pound ground beef1 jar pizza sauce1/4 teaspoon oregano2 eggs1/2 teaspoon salt1 cup flour1 medium onion, chopped1/2 teaspoon garlic salt8 oz mozzarella cheese, grated1 cup milk1 teaspoon …
Baked Beans 1 can pork and beans2 tablespoons catsupgrated onions2 tablespoon brown sugar1 tablespoon mustardTop with 3 slices of bacon. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.
No Bake Coconut Pie 2 (3.4oz.) packages Instant vanilla pudding mix1/2 cup flaked coconut, toasted1 large or 2 small graham cracker crusts2 3/4 cup cold milk1 teaspoon coconut extract1 8oz. frozen whipped topping, …
Obituaries
Gayford Simmons

McKENZIE ­— Services for Gayford Loyd Simmons, 82, were Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at Brummitt-McKenzie Funeral Home. Interment was at Carroll Memorial Gardens. Mr. Simmons died Friday, …

Robert Clark

Virginia Sue ‘Ginger’ Lampley Harris

James "Stine" Edgin

J.T. Lindsey

Events
Records
McKenzie Police Reports

Driving on Suspended/Revoked License — On October 30, Officer Justin Brister, observed a white Mitsubishi car with a tail light that was not functioning on the passenger side. Brister initiated …

Property Transfers

Marriage Licenses

General Sessions Report

Huntingdon Police Reports

Most Recent Special Section
Sports
School
Huntingdon Homecoming, Senior Night is Friday
The Huntingdon High School Mustangs play their final home football game of the regular season Friday and will celebrate both …
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McKenzie Middle Holds Third Annual Service Day
McKENZIE (October 11) — McKenzie Middle School continued a new tradition by giving back to the community with a Service Day on …
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West Carroll School Board Calms Tax Hike Fears
ATWOOD — West Carroll’s School Board met in their regular session Thursday, October 3 at the high school cafeteria due to …
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MES Fall Festival King, Queen Candidates Announced
McKenzie Elementary School’s annual Fall Festival is Saturday, October 26 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Each class chose candidates for Festival King and Queen who will raise money until just before …
Opinion
Eating Good In The Neighborhood
It’s sad to be an adult at Halloween. You’d look a tad out of place knocking on doors with a sack in your hand and a Lone …
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The Harris-Collier Family (Part II)
After going down the genealogy rabbit hole, I realized there was as slight omission to my research. During a lunch meeting, I …
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It’s Not Like Dropping A Mirror!
Bob Ferguson wrote a song, made famous by Porter Wagoner back in the sixties, entitled “Carroll County Accident”. It …
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A Pictorial History of McKenzie, Tennessee
“The Faithful Souls” Gospel Group, 1980s. Pictured are: Marilyn Johnson, Robert Johnson, Alvin Fields, Anthony Gordon, Marie Fields Johnson and Danny Johnson. File photo originally …