CCHS graduates 202 students
On Monday, May 15, 202 members of the Chester County High School Class of 2017 walked across the stage to accept their diplomas.
Students design new HPD insignia
Police Chief Wilton Cleveland and the Henderson Police Department recently held a contest for local students to help redesign the patch and insignia of the Henderson Police Department.
Spectators at the monthly Arts in the Alley in downtown Henderson enjoy a relaxing evening of summertime music by Thirty-Wonderful with Jennifer Weems and Tony Burriss last Thursday.
On Saturday, May 20, the Chester County Rescue Squad conducted a training session on extrication.
The Transportation Coalition of Tennessee held a series of news conferences across the state Thursday to discuss the impact of the IMPROVE Act's projects on different areas of the state.
The offices of the
Chester County Independent will be closed Monday, May 29, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.
A local observance of the Memorial Day holiday is scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday, May 29, upstairs at Henderson City Hall.
The City of Henderson, in partnership with the University of Tennessee Chester County Extension Office, has announced the grand opening of the Henderson Farmer's Market, from 7 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Friday, May 26.
A fundraiser for Billy D. Phelps, a heart transplant recipient, will be held from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 20, at Miller's Big Star, 400 E Main Street, in Henderson.
Local postal service letter carriers recently participated in the annual "Stamp Out Hunger" food drive.
At the Chester County Historical Society meeting on May 1, Steve Rickman, Chester County 4-H Extension Agent, left, presented the 4-H Speech Contest Winners.
Henderson Health and Rehabilitation Center recently celebrated Nursing Home Week May 15-19.
May birthdays were recently celebrated at the Chester County Senior Center.
Welcome to Deanburg news! On our prayer list are Kristen Carlton Jones, Bill and Lorene Overway, Tim Landers, Brianna Landers, Gary Hyatt, June Davis, Kirby Webb and James Melton.
I had a great week, and I hope you all did as well. I visited my sister, Sylvia, and brother-in-law, Larry, in Lawrenceburg and had a good time as always.
Hello from Enville! I hope you all had a great week and enjoyed this beautiful weather. It has been wonderful. Our weekend was a busy one, with decorations at three cemeteries and Mother's Day.
Hello from Enville! I hope you all had a great week. The weather is just gorgeous, and I hope you are out and about enjoying it. This coming weekend is Memorial Day weekend, the first holiday of the summer.
In response to a request to mention the highlights of my father's life, I am happy to share what I know of his naval career and that of the U.S.S. Harder, which he commanded, in WWII.
Tennessee State Parks will celebrate National Trails Day with free, guided hikes at all 56 parks on Saturday, June 3.
Approximately 280 Freed-Hardeman University students received degrees at graduation exercises Saturday, May 13.
Spencer and Grace Goodwin were married in Kennett, Mo., May 18, 1942.
The Chester County Democratic Scholarship Banquet was held on May 13 to honor two high school recipients.
Please join us in celebrating the 50th Wedding Anniversary of our parents, Don and Gail Lipford, on June 4, 2017 at the Enville Community Center from 2-4 p.m.
Freed-Hardeman University Alumni and former Henderson resident, Mallory Garrett, has been appointed by Governor Bill Haslam to serve on the Applied Behavior Analysis Licensing Committee for the state of Tennessee.
The Chester County band programs held their annual awards night recently.
Chester County Junior High "Students of the Week" for the week of May 1-5.
Chester County Junior High "Students of the Week" for the week of May 8-12.
The top readers at East Chester Elementary School were treated to a field trip on May 15 with the library staff.
Three students from Chester County High School are among 23 from this area that will travel to San Francisco next week after earning the highest honors in the Dev Catalys program.
We have had a fantastic year at East Chester! It is so hard to believe that the 2016-17 school year is over.
What an eventful last full week of school! We have so many great students to celebrate at Jacks Creek Elementary School, and we are proud of all of them!
Samantha Davidson was recently named the new head coach for Schreiner University Women's Basketball team in Kerrville, Texas.
Chester County collected five hits but no runs Monday in the Region 7-AA first round tournament game at Dyersburg resulting in a 1-0 setback for the Eaglettes and the conclusion of their season.
District 14-AA Baseball All - District Regular Season Pitcher of the Year - Parker Childers, McNairy Central
Chester County High School senior Ben Brown, seated at center, has chosen to continue his basketball career at Blue Mountain College in Mississippi.
Chester County High School senior Brent Burns, seated at center, has chosen to continue his basketball career at Blue Mountain College in Mississippi.
A Chester County High School athlete has been honored by the Southeastern Conference.
Sunday, May 7, Joggin' for your Noggin' held a 5K Color Fun Run at Chickasaw State Park.
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