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Rotary Hears About Red Cross

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Rotary Hears About Red Cross McKENZIE (June 6) — McKenzie Rotary Club members heard a program on the American Red Cross on Tuesday. David Hicks, executive director of the Mid-West Tennessee Chapter, spoke about the mission and services of the organization. The Mid-West Tennessee region includes Carroll, Weakley, Henry, Gibson, Crockett, Henderson, Haywood, Chester, Decatur, Hardeman, McNairy, Hardin, and is ...

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Mama T ’ s

Mama T ’ s WHAT’S COOKIN’ By Teresa Washburn Surprise Pickles 1 quart whole dill pickles drain and slice 12 whole cloves 2 cup sugar 2 sticks cinnamon, broken 3 tablespoon vinegar Put in air tight container. Put all ingredients in it. Leave unopened for 24 hours. Stir one time at bedtime. Next day, put in jar and put in ...

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Morning Glory Garden Club Celebrates National Garden Week

Morning Glory Garden Club Celebrates National Garden Week McKENZIE (June 6) — On June 6, the Morning Glory Garden Club celebrated National Garden Week by putting together five beautiful floral designs. These flowers came from all of the club’s gardens in which the club members enjoy growing and sharing with others. These five arrangements were taken to City Hall, Lakeside, ...

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Area Cub Scouts Enjoy Fun-Filled ‘Bug Hunters’ Day Camp

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Area Cub Scouts Enjoy Fun-Filled ‘Bug Hunters’ Day Camp BY BRAD SAM brad@mckenziebanner.com McKENZIE (June 5-9) — Nearly 50 Cub Scouts from five counties learned new skills and made new friends at the annual Bedford Forrest District Twilight Camp held at First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. This year’s theme was “Bug Hunters”. Each day of the week-long camp offered fun activities, ...

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‘Casting for a Cure’ Lures Many Young Anglers

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‘Casting for a Cure’ Lures Many Young Anglers BY BRAD SAM brad@mckenziebanner.com McKENZIE (June 10) — Over 140 young anglers gathered Saturday morning at McKenzie Recreation Park for the 17th annual Steve McCadams’ Casting for a Cure Kids Fishing Rodeo. The event benefits Carroll County Relay For Life and the American Cancer Society. Beautiful weather made for a pleasant day ...

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McKenzie Garden Club Hosts 90-Year Anniversary Event

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McKenzie Garden Club Hosts 90-Year Anniversary Event McKenzie Garden Club is celebrating its 90th anniversary in McKenzie. The event was celebrated with an open house on May 26. McKenzie Garden Club President Donna Ward called the meeting to order at the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She thanked hostesses Myra Sasser and Judy McCadams and all who worked on decorating the ...

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Flemings Celebrate 60th Anniversary

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Flemings Celebrate 60th Anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Richard Fleming celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 8, 2017. They reside in Collinsville, Illinois with their son, Don Fleming and wife, Kristy. In McKenzie, their daughter, Linda Swalley and her husband, Barry Swalley Sr., their daughter, Becky Dickson her son, Tyler Boggs and daughter, Chloe Dickson. Their son, Barry Swalley, Jr,, ...

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‘An Evening with Carroll Arts’ is Saturday, June 17

‘An Evening with Carroll Arts’ is Saturday, June 17 Carroll Arts, Inc. offers its annual gift to the community, “An Evening with Carroll Arts” on Saturday, June 17 at the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church on Highland Drive in McKenzie. The event starts with an exhibition of visual art by Carroll County Artists at 6 p.m. Those artists include: Alex Tingle, ...

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Scotts Family Holds Reunion

Scotts Family Holds Reunion On Sunday, June 4, the Scotts, along with family and friends, met at The Barn in the McKenzie Recreational Park for their annual reunion. They came from Memphis, Cordova, Mississippi, McLemoresville, Huntingdon, Nashville, Jerrell, Little Rock, Dresden, Decaturville, and other areas of West Tenn. including McKenzie. Those signing the register were: James A. Scott, Melvin Scott, ...

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