Chickasaw State Park is hosting a lake cleanup day at Lake Placid in honor of National Public Lands Day.
The State of Tennessee Comptroller's office has released the annual financial report for Chester County.
Chester County High School Class of 2015 is selling tickets to an outdoor movie at Gene Record Park for Saturday, Sept. 20.
Boomer Nation will be the featured entertainment Thursday, Sept. 18, at Henderson Art Commission's Arts in the Alley.
In recognition of National Public Lands Day, Tennessee State Parks, along with Friends Groups, invite the public to take part in hikes and volunteer activities across the state on Saturday, Sept. 27.
Rolling Stone magazine dubbed them the "Best Beatles Tribute on Earth," and the four members of band 1964 the Tribute are coming to Freed-Hardeman University.
On Thursday, Sept. 11, Henderson Mayor Bobby King and Chester County Mayor Dwain Seaton met at Southern Oaks Assisted Living to sign a proclamation declaring the last week of September as "Active Aging Week."
Buel "Snookum" Maness has retired and turned over operation of Snookum's Restaurant to his grandson Brandon Maness.
I hope everyone had a great week.
Happy birthday this week to Neal Escue on Sept. 10; Betty Quarles and Sherry Escue on Sept. 11; Kimberly Weaver on Sept. 12; Joyce Mainers on Sept. 13; Gaynell Dees, Corey Tully and Carol Ann Perkins on Sept. 14; and April Collins and Cayce Perkins on Sept. 15.
I hope everyone is enjoying this cooler weather as I am.
Prayers and well wishes are sent to Winna Knipper, Darren Helton, Roger Harris, Edra Barnett, Bess Harris, Deborah Moody, Nella Rush, Sandra and Tommy Landers and June Davis.
Happy birthday wishes go out to Joey Haley and Jack Sidwell on Sept. 11; Danyhell Martin on Sept. 13; Nicole Robberstad on Sept. 14; April Collins, Lucas Mooney and Sherry Smith on Sept. 15; Kasey Wynn and Carrie Timmer on Sept. 16; and Steve Senseman and Ray Garton on Sept. 17.
Hello to everyone! Well we made it through another week. Thank you Lord! However, this week for me brings back the sad memories of Sept. 11, 2001.
Hello to everyone! What a wonderful, wonderful week we had. The cool weather was just great, fall is almost here. The first day of autumn is Sept. 23. Autumn is one of the four temperate seasons; it marks the transition from summer into winter. This is my favorite time of the year, when the leaves start changing colors and a time of harvest. So autumn, I welcome you.
There will be a benefit for Mae Marsh this Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Montezuma Community Center. Mae is a cancer patient and mother of two children. Hamburgers and hot dogs plates or sandwiches will be ready by 11 a.m., cooked by Dwain Seaton.
Statistics indicate that legalizing marijuana would greatly reduce the burden of America's prison system on taxpayers. More than 215,000 inmates are in federal prison and 27.6 percent of drug offenders were locked up for crimes related to marijuana.
As the air grows crisper, it's time to start thinking about fall and the recipes associated with cooler weather. This week's recipe is a chocolate Bundt cake that features a dark German beer as a leavening agent - and also for taste.
It's kind of funny how this recipe came about. My husband Chris wanted to make mushroom ravioli for dinner, and everything was ready except for stuffing and cutting the pasta to make the ravioli.
Saving money is at the top of most people's priority list these days. Some small tips will help us all feel less of the money pinch by pinching a few pennies of your own.
Adam Wise and Ashley Hill of Henderson announce the birth of their daughter, Alixis Diane Wise. She was born Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, weighing 6 pounds and 8 ounces, and was 19 ½ inches long.
Tiffany Renae Cook and Brian Burgess are engaged to be married Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 at Big Buck Hunting and Fishing Resort, in Hornsby.
Marty Phillips, the County Attorney for Chester County, has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2015 edition of "Best Lawyers in America." This is the ninth consecutive year in which he has been included in this elite list.
Chester County bass drum line members, from left: Rylan Eskew, Ryan Blackford, Jon Michael Thompson, Jae Green and Harley Williams, were part of the excitement Friday when the CCHS Eagles came from behind to win at Bolivar.
West Chester Elementary School recently held its PTO Membership Drive.
The Freed-Hardeman University admissions office is preparing for another year of Reaching Unlimited Spiritual Heights, more commonly known as RUSH.
Chelsea Kemp of Pinson is the winner of the mannequin contest at K.I. Academy.
In the recent weeks, school spirit has risen at Chester County High School. Along with the help of the student body, Student Council has increased morale at CCHS.
Spirit Shirt order forms went home last week. There are several new styles to choose from and they look great! You will definitely want to buy one so your student can take advantage of wearing them on Fridays, when allowed!
School is in full swing at East Chester. Readwell has started for all grades. Everyone is working hard in kindergarten, first and second learning to read. Third-graders are practicing reading to learn!
Chester County High School volleyball is in the midst of its district schedule.
Peyton Doles scored three times and Peyton Anderson recorded a safety to lead Chester County Junior High to yet another football victory, 36-14, over Lexington Middle School last Thursday at Lexington.
Freed-Hardeman University hosts Harris-Stowe State in an American Midwest Conference volleyball match at 7 p.m. tonight, Thursday, at the Brewer Sports Center.
The Junior Eaglettes of Chester County Junior High defeated Haywood 12-0 last week, in a soccer match that was shortened game due to the mercy rule. Nine different girls scored in the game.
Chester County Junior High's girls' soccer team extended its undefeated record last week with victories over Martin and Medina.
The football game scheduled for August 12, 2014 has been moved from Lane Field in Jackson to Eagle Stadium in Henderson, TN.
A batter for Chester County Junior High keeps her eye on the approaching ball while a baserunner comes down the line from third in a recent home game.
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