News Archives 2014


Auditions For Jungle Book December 14 and 15

There is a wide range of characters for all ages 6 and up Most roles will be double cast   Auditions for The Jungle Book  will be held onSunday, December 14 at 4:00 pm & Monday December 15 at 6:00 pm.  Daytime Production Dates for schools for The Jungle Book are February 10,11,12,17,18, & 19 with ... Read more

Unemployment Rate Dips In Cannon County

County unemployment rates for October 2014, released recently, show the rate decreased in 80 counties, increased in 10 counties, and remained the same in five counties.   Cannon County was one of the counties in which the rate decreased.  Out of an estimated 6,510 people in the workforce 6170 people were employed and 340 people were ... Read more

Cannon Board Of Education Agenda (Note Meeting Place Change)

AGENDA CANNON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION December 11, 2014 Central Office Board Room 6:30 PM “Stand Up for Public Schools” – TSBA Video clip 1. Approve Agenda. – 1 minute 2. Consent Agenda – 1 minute a. Approve the minutes of the November 13, 2014 meeting of the Board b. Approve Bus trips #2225, #2239, ... Read more

Martin’s Slam Dunk Caps Easy Cannon Win

Two undefeated high school girls basketball teams that loved to shoot the three got together Friday night in a duel that would be a key game early in the District 8-AA standings.  Before a packed house in Murfreesboro, the crowd was treated to a marquee matchup to begin the evening between the Cannon County Lionettes ... Read more

Two Unbeatens Square Off Tonight In Boro

The Cannon County Lionettes open up the district portion of their basketball schedule tonight when they meet the Central Magnet Lady Tigers.  The matchup features two undefeated basketball teams and two of the top teams in District 8-AA.  Central Magnet is 11-0 and bring back a veteran group that have won 20 plus games the ... Read more

Honky Tonk Angels Highlight Holiday Spectacular

Holiday Fun comes to The Arts Center of Cannon County as they present HONKY TONK ANGELS Holiday Spectacular December 5-14 This holiday sequel to the hugely popular show, The Honky Tonk Angels continues the comic escapades of three good ole country gals as they re-unite for a Christmas show like none other at “The Hillbilly ... Read more

The Tour Of Homes List Features A Few Businesses

The Woodbury Lions Club Annual Tour of Homes is part of Lions Club Day Saturday and will take place throughout Woodbury and Cannon County.  People interested in the tour can purchase tickets Saturday morning at the Lions Club Pancake Breakfast that takes place at the Woodbury Lions Club Building from 7A-10A.  If you don’t make ... Read more

Mann’s Music Too Loud Arrested For Domestic Violence

Some people don’t take it too well when told that their music is too loud.  Especially if there’s alcohol involved.  A Cannon County woman found that out the hard way after telling her son to turn his stereo down recently.  According to Cannon County Sheriff’s Department reports, Deputy Randy Wildes and Deputy Doc Smith were ... Read more

County Commission To Meet Thursday

The Cannon County Commissioners will meet for their monthly meeting Thursday at 5:00 in the courtroom of the Cannon County Courthouse.  Items on the agenda include Commissioner Todd Hollandsworth will address the commission, Approve a resolution for a $50,000 loan for the Cannon County Sheriff’s Department for necessary computer software.  Approve a resolution for a ... Read more

Former Cannon County Basketball Standout Nominated For Good Works Team

Former Cannon County Basketball standout Emily Sissom was announced earlier today as a nominee for the 2015 Allstate WBCA Good Works Team®..  Sissom currently plays basketball at Union University in Jackson Tennessee For the third year, Allstate and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) are recognizing a select group of women’s college basketball student-athletes who ... Read more