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Police Report

The following is the City of Hohenwald Police Report for November 26 - December 1, 2022. This is a record of police action and is not intended to imply innocence or guilt of charges placed. Jarrod L. Keating, Summertown Highway, was charged with...

Highland Oil donation to library

Highland Corporation Charitable Foundation recently made a $2,000 donation to Friends of the Lewis County Library for the library expansion project, "Building for the Future - Preserving the Past."...

Glimpses of Hohenwalds Past

December 4, 1952 The Hohenwald Fire Department asked residents to donate old toys that could be re-gifted to an underprivileged girl or boy for Christmas. The Fire Department would mend and repaint...

Sheriff Report

The following was submitted by Lewis County Sheriff Dwayne Kilpatrick for November 18 - December 2, 2022. This is a record of law enforcement action and is neither intended to imply innocence nor guilt of charges placed. Jamie Roberson, Mt. View...

Sen. Joey Hensley

ennessee Department of Education requests $350 million budget increase Tennessee’s Department of Education is requesting a recurring $353.3 million state budget increase starting in fiscal year...

Person of the Week

By Amanda Spears, Reporter Kid Edition! This young lady is so full of spunk. She greeted me at the door and was so excited for our interview. She introduced me to everyone. Hope you all enjoy getting...

One Day at a Time

By Evelyn Trevathan, Contributing Writer Well it is a cold morning here in our little valley, it was 30 degrees and we had a frost. But the house is warm, we got a good fire in the old wood heating stove. This morning the cats were at the door...

Celebrating

Birthdays Kayce Phillips, December 8 Gina Jones, December 8 Stephen L. Bates, December 8 Michael Lynn Rogers, December 8 Chris Sheets, December 8 Michael Spurlock, December 8 Mike Schneider, December 8 Jim Cowan, December 8 Tim Cowan, December 8...

Tyrades

It has been years since my family last dealt with the “pictures with Santa” pageantry, but Saint Nick impersonators remain an integral part of Christmas for Americans. Parents feel compelled to...

Person of the Week

By Amanda Spears Reporter Mason Sharp, 31 When I reached out to Mason to let him nnow he was chosen for person of the week, his response was, "No kidding - wow my name hasn't been in the paper since...

South Central Area Fair Board "A Barnyard Christmas Parade" held

The South Central Area Fair Board "A Barnyard Christmas Parade" was held Thursday, December 1, in downtown Hohenwald. Winners were as follows: Religious - Lomax Church of Christ; Civic - Lewis...

LCHS Music Department Christmas Concert held

The 12th Annual Lewis County High School Music Department Christmas Concert was held December 5, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. It was held in the Lewis County High School Gym...

Dog spa owner charged

On December 1, 2022, Darryl T. Wherry was officially charged with theft of property for his actions in the case of beloved dog Boomer. City of Hohenwald Police Chief Kip Kelsey said that he is...

Maury Regional Medical Center earns 2 accreditations from The Joint Commission

Maury Regional Medical Center (MRMC) has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Hospital and Home Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality...

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Collection Week

First Baptist Church of Hohenwald was a Collection Center for the Operation Christmas Child Shoebox ministry last week. They collected shoe boxes from 13 different drop-off locations scattered across...

County Commission November report

by Amanda Curtis, Staff Reporter November’s meeting of the Lewis County Board of Commissioners was held in the new fire hall due to construction being done in the court room at the time of meeting. All commissioners were present. Commissioner...

LED digital sign at LCHS

Lewis County High School is extremely excited and proud of the installation of their LED digital sign. This has been on the "want" list for years. The digital sign will aid in keeping parents and...

DHS announces extension of REAL ID full enforcement deadline

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced its intent to extend the REAL ID full enforcement date by 24 months, from May 3, 2023 to May 7, 2025. Under the new regulations published to execute this change, states will now have additional...

Pictures with Santa at Lazy Dog Tax Service

Lazy Dog Tax Service invites everyone to bring their family and pets for pictures with Santa at 640 East Main Street on Saturday, December 10, 2022 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. The event is co-sponsored...

Christmas in Hohenwald final weekend!

by Danny McKnight City of Hohenwald Mayor The first weekend of Christmas in Hohenwald has come and gone with one more weekend to go. There was a great turnout and personally, I LOVED every minute of...

Commodity Food Distribution planned for December 13

A Commodity Food Distribution for Lewis County residents is planned for December 13, 2022 from 12:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Memorial Park. The distribution will be drive through and participants are to remain in their vehicles and South...

December power bills

Meriwether Lewis Electric Cooperative residential and GSA-1 members will see changes on their December statements. In comparison to last month, the overall impact is a 2.13 percent ($3.34) increase for residential members using 1200 kilowatt-hours...

LCHS Basketball

By Jason Fite/Sports Writer Pete Noblin/Photos The Lewis County Lady Panthers and Panthers hosted the Hickman County Lady Bulldogs and Bulldogs on Friday night, December 2nd. The Lady Panthers and...

Sara (Rice) Ogden

February 4, 1947 ~ November 7, 2022 In the early morning hours of November 7, 2022, Sara Rice Ogden unexpectedly passed away at Vanderbilt University Medical Center at the age of 75. Mrs. Ogden was born in Phoenix, Arizona on February 4, 1947, to...

James Graham

June 11, 1936 ~ December 5, 2022 James Harvey Graham was born June 11, 1936 to Anna Louise and John Harvey Graham. He spent 86 years on this earth. In those 86 years, he was a husband to Rebecca...

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Case number 2022-PR-57 in the matter of the estate of Elga Jean Epley, deceased. Notice is hereby given that on the 30th day of November, 2022, Letters Testamentary in respect of the estate of Elga Jean Epley, who died on September 30, 2022, were...

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Case number 2022-PR-61 in the matter of the estate of Regina Lynn Roberts, deceased. Notice is hereby given that on the 30th day of November, 2022, Letters Testamentary in respect of the estate of Regina Lynn Roberts, who died on 10/27/2022, were...

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