News Archives 2011


Stocking Stuffer Book Sale Going On Through December At Adams Memorial Library

The Friends of the Library Stocking Stuffer Book Sale has begun and willgo through the end of December! All adult hardback books are only $1.00 and adult paperbacks are 4 for $1.00. All children’s books are 50 cents each. Please come and shop this sale. Proceeds go back into the library programs and collections . ... Read more

Jets Lift Off Against Lions

The up and down roller coaster of the basketball  season continued Tuesday night for the Cannon County Lions during the second night of action at the Sundrop Romp Basketball Tournament at Boyd Christian School.  The Cumberland County Jets connected on 8 of 18 three point attempts as three Jet players landed in double figures and ... Read more

Woodbury Police Departments Gives Thanks For Successful Toys For Tots Drive

The Woodbury Police Department would like to thank the Dollar Market and the citizens of Woodbury and Cannon County for making the Toys for Tots program a success again this year. The toys are collected several weeks during the Christmas season and distributed through the Cannon County School System from the Woodbury Police Department. I ... Read more

Cannon County Ball Teams Win At McMinnville

Romp was exactly what the Cannon County Lionettes did in their first gameof the Sundrop Romp Basketball Tournament at Boyd Christian School. The Lionettes held their first round opponent, the Monterey Lady Wildcats to one field goal in the entire game en route to a 48-8 score. The Lady Cats scored 6 of the 8 ... Read more

Ball Teams Participating In Romp…Note Programming Changes Today

The Cannon County Lionettes are considered to be one of the favorites to win the Sundrop Christmas Romp basketball tournament which starts today in McMinnville.  To do so however they will have to win not one but two games today.  The first game pits the 9 and 2 Lionettes against the 1 and 6 Monterey ... Read more

Time For Commodities Recertification

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency would like to remind those who receive assistance through the Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program, known as Commodities; that it is time for recertification of their commodities card. With 2012 deliveries right around the corner, it is very important for recipients to recertify their commodity card with their local ... Read more

Public Hearing This Morning On Short Mountain Distillery

Take notice that Golden Rule Distilling Company, 119 Mountain Spirits Lane, Woodbury, Tennessee 37190, has applied to Cannon County for a certificate of compliance and has or will apply to the Tennessee Alcoholic Beverage Commission at Nashville for a retail liquor license for a store to be named Short Mountain Distillery, and to be located ... Read more

Lions Christmas Ornament Update

The Woodbury Lions Club Christmas Ornament of the Good Samaritan Hospital is nearly sold out. If you wish to get one now is the time as numbers are few. The following places have helped the Lions Club by selling the ornaments for us. Regions Bank First National Bank First Bank Woodbury Funeral Home Jennings Jewelry ... Read more

Reminder:Water Service To Be Interrupted

Water Service in the general areas of state route 64 past Burt Burgen, Dug Hollow Road, Dickens Hill Road, Lassiter Road and Highway 99 will be temporarily interrupted today between 8A and 12 noon due to the repair of a bad water valve.  The Town of Woodbury Water Department apologizes for the inconvenience as they ... Read more

Tennessee Consumer Affairs Division Offers Tips For Holiday Gift Cards

Gift cards are handy presents – especially for people who seem to have at least one of everything. During the winter shopping season, a gift card can be ideal.   But for all the conveniences of gift cards, they often come with fine print that can make them less than perfect. Here’s how consumers can ... Read more