News

4-H Camp Registration Is Now Open

The school year is starting to wind down, and summer is just around the corner. Plans for the beach or a theme park are being made, but University of Tennessee Extension youth development specialist Daniel Sarver encourages parents to consider sending their youth to 4-H camp. 4-H is the youth development program of UT Extension, ... Read more

MTSU Dean’s List for Spring 2018 (Cannon Edition)

The Dean’s List for Spring 2018 from Middle Tennessee State University;Catherine Lea Adams Woodbury TN-CANNON Rachel Elizabeth Alexander Liberty TN-CANNON Tyler J Bailey Woodbury TN-CANNON James Keith Bessant Woodbury TN-CANNON Shelby Grace Burke Woodbury TN-CANNON Tiana Mae Burke Woodbury TN-CANNON Joseph W Cawthorn Woodbury TN-CANNON Shalynn H Clark Woodbury TN-CANNON Nicole Marie Custer Woodbury TN-CANNON ... Read more

Sobriety Checkpoint Scheduled for Today

The Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint May 18, 2018 on State Route 96 in Cannon County. Impaired driving is a serious crime that kills more than 16,000 people and injures 305,000 others every year in the United States. Troopers will evaluate drivers for signs of alcohol or drug impairment. Troopers will ... Read more

1 in 10 Children Will Be Sexually Abused Before their 18th Birthday

“One out of ten children will be sexually abused before their 18th birthday,” according to Child Advocacy Center Community Education Coordinator Zach Sanders.  “This means that everywhere you see children in our community – in schools, daycares, churches, swimming pools, parks, baseball, softball, and soccer fields – there are children who are silently bearing the ... Read more

Good Ole Days This Weekend

A Cannon County tradition continues this weekend with Good Ole Days in and around downtown Woodbury. The festival begins a two day run starting tomorrow.Friday Events 10:00am – 12:00      School events in Dillion Park 12:00 – 12:30 pm     Senior Center Choir will perform on the stage at the Courthouse 12:30pm – 1:30pm   Senior Bingo 1:30pm ... Read more

Consumer Affairs offers Scam Preventation Tips

The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance’s (TDCI) Division of Consumer Affairs is proud to join the Administration for Community Living in promoting May as Older Americans Month. The theme of this year’s campaign is “Engage at Every Age,” which emphasizes the importance of participating in activities that stimulate physical, mental, and emotional well-being.Older Americans ... Read more

Gov. Haslam Signs Pody Bill Into Law

Legislation sponsored by Senator Mark Pody (R-Lebanon) to ensure a woman seeking an abortion has the opportunity to know all information gathered about her pregnancy prior to the abortion was recently signed into law by Governor Bill Haslam. The law states that if an ultrasound is performed as part of an examination prior to an ... Read more

Woodbury Planning Commission Meets

Setback lines and plat approvals comprised the agenda at last night’s meeting of the Woodbury Board of Zoning Appeals and the Woodbury municipal Planning Commission.During the Board of Zoning Appeals meeting, local realtor and local developer Rob Todd verified the setback line for construction on Summit Street. Todd is planning the construction of a residence ... Read more

4-H Camp Registration Is Now Open

Register Your Child to Attend Summer 4-H Camp The school year is starting to wind down, and summer is just around the corner. Plans for the beach or a theme park are being made, but University of Tennessee Extension youth development specialist Daniel Sarver encourages parents to consider sending their youth to 4-H camp. 4-H ... Read more

Board of Education Continues Work on Budget

 A lot of budgets were reviewed and approved in the May meeting of the Cannon County Board of Education, all except the full budget.  Board members are still waiting on numbers from the Tennessee Department of Education.The board approved the following: ·       Perkins Career and Technical Education ·       The Food Services 2018-2019 budget ·       The ... Read more