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Buena Vista Assault Suspect Identified, At-Large

James P. Hill is wanted for questioning for aggravated burglary and kidnapping in Carroll County and in Humphreys County. Carroll County Sheriff Andy Dickson stated that on Monday afternoon his agency responded to reports of a home invasion and kidnapping off McKee Levee Road involving the assault and binding of a 97-year-old woman and knife-induced captivity of two people. Information ...

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Struck Hydrant Causes Five-Hour Water Outage

TREZEVANT Struck Hydrant Causes Five-Hour Water Outage BY BRAD SAM brad@mckenziebanner.com TREZEVANT (June 12) — A vehicle struck a fire hydrant on Highway 79 near Little General last week, causing residents to lose access to water for over five hours. According to Mayor Dennis Mitchell, the accident occurred just before 5 p.m. Monday. The vehicle not only damaged the hydrant, ...

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Neely

Neely his career continued and included elections and service for 28 years as president of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO). Jim served as commissioner of Labor and Workforce Development under two Governors, Ray Blanton and Phil Bredesen. He worked, always, to provide opportunities for Tennesseans. As a U.S. government representative on a goodwill mission ...

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Cow Comfort

Cow Comfort BY CLAYBURN PEEPLES When I was a boy, my parents would always add condensed evaporated milk to their coffee, and it was always Carnation Condensed Milk, “the milk from contented cows.” That was their slogan then, and had been since the company came up with it in 1907. It was a reference to the company’s claim that their ...

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McKenzie Council to Meet Next Thursday

McKenzie Council to Meet Next Thursday McKENZIE — The Mayor and Council will convene Thursday, June 29, 5:30 p.m. to discuss and approve the 2017-18 fiscal year budget and tax rate. The first reading indicated no tax increase. A public hearing will be held during the meeting concerning the budget. A second reading is scheduled on the Public Records Policy, ...

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Six Anglers Ranked In National Top Ten

BETHEL UNIVERSITY BASS FISHING Six Anglers Ranked In National Top Ten COURTESY GARRY MASON Bethel University Bass Team Head Coach Bass Rankings.Com named six Bethel University Anglers to top ten in college fishing with all six ranked in the top five spots in the nation. Bethel University also holds two of the three top spots on the charts for college ...

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Junior Bassmaster Tournament on Carroll County Lake

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Junior Bassmaster Tournament on Carroll County Lake The Junior Bassmaster Championship is June 20 and 21 on the Carroll County’s 1,000 Acre Recreational Lake in the Leach community of Carroll County. The junior event includes teams of youngsters aged 7 to 13 representing state organizations within the B.A.S.S. Nation. The Junior Bassmasters qualify to fish the national championship through one ...

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FREE Diabetes Prevention Program, Prevent T2

FREE Diabetes Prevention Program, Prevent T2 The community is invited to a free informational session on Prevent T2, a diabetes prevention program, in the community room at Baptist Memorial Hospital- Huntingdon on Thursday, June 22 at 7 p.m. If you have prediabetes, the Prevent T2 program is a lifestyle change interventional program that will give you the tools to prevent ...

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McKenzie Rebels Homerun Club to Host BBQ

McKenzie Rebels Homerun Club to Host BBQ McKenzie Rebels Homerun Club is hosting a BBQ chicken dinner on Sunday, July 9, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Block City Pizza in McKenzie. Proceeds from the event will make improvements to the Babe Ruth baseball field and give back to the community. Tickets are $10 each and include BBQ chicken, baked ...

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