News Archives 2010

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Former Lt. Governor John Wilder Dies At 88

Almost one year following his retirement from the Tennessee Senate, Lt. Governor John Wilder has died. The former state senator passed away following a stroke. Wilder was 88 years old. He was first elected to the state senate in 1958. He held the record of the longest serving Lt. Governor in the country.Governor Phil Bredesen ... Read more

S.A.V.E. Work Assisted By Local Businesses

Two local businesses thru actions and donations are assisting our local domestic violence agency. S.A.V.E. would like to thank Kimerly Myers and Ashley Burks of Cash Express for their recent efforts with their clothing and toy drive. The items were donated to SAVE. The continued support of Cash Express is greatly appreciated. The Christmas holidays ... Read more

Cannon County Man Arrested In McMinnville

The Cannon County Sheriff’s Department working with the McMinnville Police Department captured a wanted individual Tuesday morning, December 29.Thomas Keith (T.K.) McCullough, 27, of 456 Burt Road in Woodbury had escaped capture for the past several months on drug charges in Cannon County. “Working on information we had received recently we learned that McCullough would ... Read more

TVA Reduction to Fuel Cost Adjustment Jan. 1 to Decrease MTEMC Member Bills

MTEMC members will see their rates go down about two percent when they get their bills in January, as TVA has reduced its Fuel Cost Adjustment for the first of the year. “While the average impact to member bills will be about two percent or$2 less, amounts consumers save will depend on the amount of ... Read more