News Archives 2012

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McCallum Arrested For Illegally Obtaining Prescription Drugs

A Cannon County woman is accused of aiding and abetting a friend in an attempt to illegally obtain prescription drugs.   The Office of Inspector General (OIG) today announced the arrest of Kimberly A. McCallum, 37, of Woodbury.  She was being held in the Rutherford County Jail on unrelated charges, when she was transported to the ... Read more

Two Car Accident Results In Fatality

A two vehicle accident last night in front of the Riverside Cemetery resulted in the death of a Cannon County teenager.  According to reports, Tony Bane of Woodbury was rounding a curve on Old Murfreesboro Road in front of the Riverside Cemetery when he was met head on by another vehicle driven by James Reed ... Read more

Taking Oaths, Cutting Down Trees Highlights Woodbury Mayor and Aldermen Meeting

The December meeting of the Town of Woodbury and Mayor of Board of Aldermen Tuesday night started off with the administering of the oaths of Mayor Harold Patrick and City Council members Joann Davis, Adam Melton, Dotty Duggin, Lois Larimer, Faye Northcutt-Knox and Charlie Harrell.  The mayor and city council were voted on in November.  ... Read more

Christmas Cookie Baking Time

The Student Dietetic Association at MTSU is inviting the community to enjoy a festive, treat-making experience without the muss and fuss in the kitchen.You and your youngsters can bake Christmas cookies and make holiday crafts from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, in Room 107, the kitchen lab classroom, of the Ellington Human Sciences ... Read more

Accounting CPE Day at MTSU Today

The fourth annual Department of Accounting CPE Day at Middle Tennessee State University will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 4:55 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, in the Business and Aerospace Building’s State Farm Lecture Hall.The conference’s continuing professional education seminars will include presentations on accounting and financial reporting, auditing, taxation and ethics. Participants can earn ... Read more

General Sessions Court Report

Judge Susan Melton presided over General Sessions Court on Tuesday. Some of the results of the various cases that appeared on the docket included:Amanda Michelle Arnold pled guilty to possession of drug paraphernalia. She was sentenced to 11 months 29 days in jail. That sentence was suspended upon equal time on probation, paying a $150.00 ... Read more

Lions And Lionettes Demagnitze Central Tigers

It may have been just what the Cannon County Lions basketball team needed, a game away from home.  The Lions played their second district opponent in a row Tuesday night coming off a two game losing streak but this time instead of struggling from the field, the Lions behind Cory Henley’s 15 point 2nd quarter ... Read more

Tennesseans Reminded Flu Vaccine

Flu season has officially arrived in Tennessee, with cases of seasonal influenza now categorized as widespread in our state. But it’s not too late to vaccinate! The Department of Health urges all Tennesseans who have not yet received a flu vaccine to get one now to help protect vulnerable people around them, their families and ... Read more

Eastside Boys Win in Double Overtime Advance To 2nd Round of Cancer Tournament

Girls:  Woodland Lady Warriors 23 Eastside 12Woodland: Leah Hyatt-15, Kristen Fann-4, Laura Beth Nichols 2, Hannah Mears 2 Eastside: Leann Scott 6 Lindsey Bowman 6 Boys: Eastside 42 Woodland 40 2OT Eastside:Kyle Fults 14, Marcus Gannon 10, Alex Clark 10, Jerry Jones 4, Jory Isenhart 4 Woodland: Cole George 25, Caleb Sissom 5, Treyton Fann ... Read more

Cannon Teams Travel To Murfreesboro For First Road Game

7 games at home and it’s time to hit the road for the first away game of the year and the destination is Murfreesboro.  The Cannon County Lionettes will take their perfect 7-0 record to Murfreesboro Central Magnet to meet another perfect team in the 5-0 Lady Tigers.  The first district contest for the Lady ... Read more