A two-vehicle head-on collision just after 8 a.m. on Nov. 27 resulted in two persons being air lifted to an area hospital, with one of them passing away shortly after arrival.Read More »
An audit report by the State of Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasure has confirmed what local officials had suspected, that more than one thousand dollars went missing from accounts at Chester County Junior High almost two years ago.
Freed-Hardeman University expects to raise approximately $1.4 million on Friday, Dec. 6 at its annual benefit dinner, according to Dave Clouse, FHU vice president of advancement.
Chester County High School junior Michael Whitehead recently set out on a trail only a few local students have blazed before him.
Madison County Sheriff David Woolfork, 65, was booked into the Chester County Jail Monday on charges of attempted aggravated sexual battery and domestic assault.
Due to inclement weather in the forecast, the Henderson Christmas Parade has been rescheduled for 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 19.
Shackelford Funeral Directors – Johnson Chapel will hold its centennial anniversary 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8, during the annual Holiday Tour of Homes.
Jeff Bobo of Piggly Wiggly grocery store, along with Larry Ivery, center, loads 27 frozen turkeys for distribution to needy families the day before Thanksgiving.
Have you ever wondered….what is the Lions Club, and what does it stand for? Well, you are in luck; below is a little history on the club and its humble beginnings.
I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. When it was all over, I was tired and full! But, I enjoyed time with family and friends.
Hello to everyone! For this is the day the Lord has made, I will rejoice and be glad in it! Last week I told you how my mother, Ms. Annie Clay loves to cook.
I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving. We are thankful our son, Terry, and our daughter, Cindy, and their families came down from Illinois for the holiday.
Thanksgiving is over, and our tummies are full again. Weren’t we blessed to have a harvest of all that good food?
We like quick, easy dinners around my house. If it can be prepared and on the table in 30 minutes, we love it. Unfortunately, we can’t always find quick, homemade meals that still taste great, and the same thing week after week gets boring.
The Chester County Soil Conservation District is urging qualifying land owners of the Dec. 21 deadline to sign up for the Environmental Quality Incentive Program.
Airman Rachel Wooley Lycan graduated from U.S. Air Force Tech training on Nov. 22 at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Miss. She received a certificate of training in personnel.
Two young persons with Chester County ties have been chosen to dance in The Nutcracker in Jackson. Madeline Rudder and Abbie Glover will dance in the Ballet Arts, Inc. production scheduled for Dec. 13-15 at the Carl Perkins Civic Center in Jackson.
Add a little holiday sparkle to your landscape for you and your guests to enjoy. No matter the weather outside, a few decorative touches can greatly increase the beauty and enjoyment of your winter landscape.
Remember when your family made the traditional trip to the meadows and woods in search of that perfect Christmas tree? Or, you cut armloads of holly, pine and cedar to bring the scent of winter holidays into your home?
The Lambuth Area Neighborhood Association (L.A.N.A.) will host the 21st annual Holiday Home Tour Friday, Dec. 6 through Sunday, Dec. 8.
Two Chester County High School students were nominated for and attended the WestStar RisingStar Leadership Summit held at the University of Tennessee at Martin on Nov. 21-22. Brandon Jones and Brendan Clayton received the recommendation of their teachers for their leadership skills.
On the cold morning of Nov. 26, 77 exhausted CCHS BETA students sat in their chairs in a ballroom at the Opryland Hotel. Nerves began to sink in as the current BETA state president walked to the microphone to announce the new BETA state president.
The Miss Junior Henderson pageant will be held at 7 p.m. this Saturday, Dec. 7 at Williams Auditorium. All proceeds benefit the student council. I hope you’ll make plans to attend this fundraiser and see so many of our beautiful ladies!
School is back in session after a much needed break! There are nearly three full weeks to fill our heads with knowledge and ideas before our Christmas break, which I’m sure will also be much needed!
The Lora Laycook Preschool, which has been operated by Freed-Hardeman University for more than three decades, will close its doors for good on Dec. 31.
Chester County Junior High students are cleaning up the environment and earning money for their school. By simply collecting Capri Sun® drink pouches, these students can win playgrounds, park benches and recycling bins for their school or community.
The Peoples Bank has announced they are sponsoring a Christmas Ornament Decorating Contest in kindergarten and first-grade classes.
For the third week in a row, a Freed-Hardeman University player took home the American Midwest Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week award and for the third week in a row, it was a different player.
Chester County High School hosts Dyersburg in a basketball doubleheader at 6 p.m. Friday at Eagle Gym. The contest will be the last home contest for the Eagles and Eaglettes until Jan. 7.
Chester County turned around a poor performance in the game’s first five minutes and closed strong to defeat Madison Academic Magnet School 67-61 Nov. 26 at Oman Arena in Jackson.
The Freed-Hardeman University Lions basketball team places its 4-0 record on the line when they travel to Benedictine University for a 4 p.m. game Saturday.
Now 5-0 on the season, the Freed-Hardeman University Lady Lions basketball team is currently in the middle of a five-game road swing.
The University of Tennessee at Martin is hosting its annual softball winter exposure and skills clinic at the Elam Center on the UTM campus. The camp is 2-8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28 and 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29.
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