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Second Consecutive Ranked Opponent Visits Woodbury Tonight

The Cannon County Lions suffered a heartbreaking loss Tuesday night to the Upperman Bees in Baxter after a last second shot won the game for the home team.  There isn’t a lot of time to reflect on that loss as the Lions get ready for tonight’s game at Robert A Harris gymnasium against the Livingston ... Read more

Dekalb/Cannon FSA Committee Meeting

Donny Green, County Executive Director of the DeKalb/Cannon County Farm Service Agency, reports the DeKalb/Cannon FSA County Committee met in regular session on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 to canvass and tabulate the ballots received in the 2015 Local Administrative Area (LAA) # 1 (DeKalb County) and LAA # 5 (Cannon County) County Committee Elections. In ... Read more

Tennessee Farmers Markets Offer Winter Produce

Tennessee farmers markets are giving customers what they want:  access to as many fresh local products as possible through the cold weather months. Winter farmers markets and online market options are part of the national movement to make local and seasonal eating a viable choice year round. Winter markets offer a wide variety of fresh ... Read more

Board Of Education Meets Tonight

The Cannon County Board of Education will meet tonight for their regular monthly meeting.  On the agenda tonight will be the discussion of Quick Scores.  Approval of the Cannon County High School gym bleacher bid.  Bonnie Patterson will update the Board on the medication policy.  The Board will review 5 school policy changes and updates.  ... Read more

Stolen Rifle Recovered Arrest Made

Cannon County Sheriff’s Investigators recovered a stolen rifle at a Manchester Pawn Shop Monday.  According to Cannon County Sheriff’s Department reports, the rifle was last seen about a month ago by the victim Justin Bogard.  After looking in the room where the rifle was kept, Bogard noticed it missing and even asked his father about ... Read more

Cannon Homeland Security Meeting Tonight

The Cannon County Homeland Security Committee will have their regular scheduled quarterly meeting on Thursday January 14, 2016.  The meeting will start at 4:30 pm at the St. Thomas Stones River Hospital Board Room.

Grammar School Basketball Schedule For Tonight

Some grammar school basketball teams will be recognizing their 8th grade basketball players tonight as they play their last regular season game at home.  Westside is one of the schools celebrating 8th grade night as Westside School hosts Eastside tonight, Short Mountain hosts Woodbury Grammar and Woodland travels to Auburntown tonight.  In Monday night’s girls ... Read more

Last Second Buzzer Beater Keeps Cannon Boys Winless In District Play

Averaging six turnovers a quarter is never a good way to win a basketball game much less stay in one.  The Cannon County Lionettes didn’t take care of the basketball Tuesday night in their game in Baxter against District 8-AA leader the Upperman Lady Bees.  The Lady Bees were able to get out to a ... Read more

Senator Mae Beavers and Representative Mark Pody Addresses Meeting Before General Assembly Sessions Start

“In over 20 years of the State Of Tennessee Legislative Sessions, this year’s w ill be one of the most important and heaviest scheduled sessions” State Senator Mae Beavers announced during her appearance at the Cannon County Republican Party meeting Monday night.  Some of the big issues facing the State Senate and Representatives this legislative ... Read more

American Legion Walk For Veterans Murfreesboro January 22nd

Murfreesboro is hosting The American Legion Walk for Veterans on January 22nd.  Leading the walk will be American Legion National Commander Dale Barnett and Department of Tennessee James Patterson.  Purpose of the walk is to raise public awareness about the crucial issues facing America’s veterans and their families.   The walk will begin at 5 ... Read more