News Archives 2015

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Hospital Associates To Play Santa To Needy Teens

Saint Thomas DeKalb and Saint Thomas Stones River’s associates look forward to the holidays every year, but it’s not the holiday ham or Christmas egg nog that gets these two regional hospitals most excited. The staff works hard all year long doing whatever it takes to bring Christmas to needy teens in their area. From ... Read more

MTSU Closed During Christmas And New Year’s Holidays

MTSU will be closed Dec. 24 through Jan. 3 for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. Except for Public Safety, Facilities Services and other essential personnel, all university offices and departments will be closed during this time. Closures will include the Cope Administration Building; James E. Walker Library; Student Health, Wellness and Recreation Center; Health ... Read more

2016 Spring Turkey Quota Hunts Application Period Runs Through Feb 3rd

The application period for the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency 2016 Spring Turkey Quota Hunts runs from Dec. 16 through Feb. 3, 2016. Applications are available and will be accepted at any TWRA license agent, TWRA regional office, or online at the TWRA website at Applications can be accepted until 11:59 p.m. (CST) on Feb. ... Read more

Tennesseans Invited To Give Early Input On New State Museum

The Tennessee State Museum is inviting Tennesseans to participate in the #my_Tennessee campaign by posting photos and images from across the state that best represent Tennessee such as historic places, landscapes, local landmarks, etc. Tennesseans are asked to post their images on Instagram, Twitter and the Tennessee State Museum’s Facebook page with the #my_Tennessee. The ... Read more

High School Basketball Teams In Clinton

Just because it’s Christmas Break doesn’t mean the high school basketball teams get to go on vacation.  Today will start play in the Don W. Lockard Invitational at Clinton High School.  The Cannon County Lionettes will start play today in the first game as they will meet the Stone Memorial Lady Panthers.  Stone Memorial from ... Read more

Man Arrested In Parking Lot Of Body Shop

A Cannon County man sitting in the parking lot of a Body Shop was arrested for public drunk after the Body Shop Officials called the Cannon County Sheriff’s Department.  According to Sheriff’s Department Reports, Cannon County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to Bill Sparkman’s Body Shop after Mr. Sparkman called in to say there was a ... Read more

Free Food Giveaway Saturday

One more free food giveaway for the 2015 year happens Saturday starting at no later than 10A in the parking lot of the First Methodist Church 502 West High Street Woodbury.  Please bring your own box, laundry basket, or container to put the food in.  Everyone is welcome.  This will be a “drive thru” distribution.  ... Read more

Lions and Lionettes Both 3-7 Heading Into Christmas Action

The Kelli Davis and Autumn King Show was back on track after a one game absence and the Cannon County Lionettes head to this weekend trip to Clinton Tennessee having won two of three games and pulled their district record even at 2-2 as they defeated the York Institute Dragonettes 55-41.  King and Davis sent ... Read more

TNStars College Savings Announces Giveaways

The TNStars College Savings 529 Program announced a $10,000 scholarship giveaway for this month . Ten Tennessee kids will win a $1,000 college scholarship into a TNStars account, just for entering online. A program of the Tennessee Treasury Department, TNStars encourages all to give the gift of the future this holiday. Daily winners will be ... Read more

Important Games Tonight In Woodbury

Two girls teams tied in the early district 8-AA standings meet tonight as the 1-2 York Institute Dragonettes travel to Woodbury to meet the Cannon County Lionettes.   This game could serve as a possible measuring stick for where Cannon County should be at this stage of the season.  Both teams share a loss to Smith ... Read more