Lewis County Herald - Serving Hohenwald, Lewis County Tennessee Since 1898

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Partnership of HPD and FBI results in large drug bust

The FBI has now partnered with the Hohenwald Police Department to aid in investigations, especially those that involve narcotics in the city of Hohenwald as well as in the county. "This all started...

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Congressman Mark Green tours Veterans' Memorial Hall

Congressman Mark Green, M.D., was in Hohenwald on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 to tour the Veterans' Memorial Hall. Green said, "While in Hohenwald on Wednesday, I had the honor of touring the Veterans'...

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Nissan wreck, no injuries

Presly Jade Burgett, 23, of Mt. Pleasant, was driving a 2007 Nissan Sentra on June 10, 2021 around 6:55 a.m. when she swerved to miss something in the road, causing her to exit the roadway and...

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Tony Turnbow book signing at Library and Archives

Tony Turnbow, author of The Shadow of E.Z.'s Fear, will be at Lewis County Public Library and Archives on Saturday, June 19 at 2 p.m. to introduce his first fictional characters, E.Z. and David...

Tennessee Department of Education announces over $2M in Perkins Reserve Grant Awards

Today, the Tennessee Department of Education announced over $2 million in Perkins Reserve Grant awards to 38 school districts for the 2021-22 school year to support career and technical education (CTE) across the state. Lewis County Schools...

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Question on the Street

Because it would appear that the coronavirus pandemic is fading, the Lewis County Herald had Clint Confehr on the street asking about that. The question was "Are you traveling for a vacation since...

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LCHS Class of 1961 enjoys 60 Year Reunion

The Lewis County High School Class of 1961 celebrated their 60th year class reunion on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at the Community Building in Memorial Park. Like Minnie Pearl would say, "We were all...

Accident lands truck in creek

On June 9, 2021, Brian Lay was traveling west on Buffalo Road, near Page Road, in a Ford pickup when he crossed the center line and exited the left roadway, traveled into a creek, then struck an embankment. Lay was wearing his seatbelt, according...

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Veterans donate $500 to library expansion project

Veterans of Foreign Wars Meriwether Lewis Post 1814 recently donated $500 donation to the library expansion project, "Building for the Future - Preserving the Past." The library is extremely grateful...

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Clark and Lindsey win gold at SCTP Regionals

The pop of gunfire could be heard from miles around the Nashville Gun Club last weekend as kids from across the state gathered to compete in the Scholastic Clay Target Program's Regional Competition....

Acceptance of Applications: Custodian

The Director of Lewis County Schools announces acceptance of applications in the following area: CUSTODIAN Interested applicants are to submit a completed application to the Lewis County Board of Education, 206 South Court Street, Hohenwald, TN...

Now Hiring: Hohenwald Machine

HOHENWALD MACHINE is seeking to fill a full-time position with someone for fabricating, machining & general labor work. HOURS ARE 6 A.M.-2:30 P.M. AT 831 GRAY ROAD We are a job shop with little production type work. Pay based on experience. Paid...

Acceptance of Applications: High School Science

Lewis County Schools will accept applications in the following endorsement area: High School Science Interested and highly qualified applicants are to submit the following items as an application packet: • Cover letter (specify position) ...

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Movies on the Mind

Most of the time in this column, I review big blockbuster movies or major streaming releases — the kind of thing you’d have likely heard about before picking up the paper. But this week, I want...

Tyrades!

My new supervisor anticipates being a first-time father in a few months. I hope he doesn’t become one of THOSE fathers. Most fathers take a laidback, minimalist approach; but a few are overly competitive about being cool, outshining mom or...

Letter to the Editor: Invitation to the Lewis County Democratic Party

Will you have a public discussion with me on how giving a woman the right to choose to have an abortion is not pro-abortion, as you stated in your letter? I would also like to discuss the national Democratic Party’s support for abortion at any...

Letter to the Editor: Lewis County Democrats

Lewis County has an active Democratic Party, and we would like to take this time to explain what we believe. We believe that all men and women are created equal. We support the U.S. Constitution and the Constitution of the great state of Tennessee....

Bid Advertisement: Lewis County Transfer Station

Lewis County Government is seeking bids for a three month contract (July, August and September of 2021) for the removal of salvage metal from the Lewis County Transfer Station. The bid must hold Lewis County harmless for any liability and the...

Notice of Bids: Highway Department

The Lewis County Highway Department will be accepting bids for the following: Crushed stone Concrete slabs/box culverts (in place) Rental per hour for heavy equipment Metal and plastic pipe These bids will be for the fiscal year July 1, 2021...

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Donna K. (LaRue) Holloway

June 16, 1958 ~ June 11, 2021 Ms. Donna K. LaRue Holloway, 62, unexpectedly passed away on June 11, 2021 at Maury Regional Medical Center. She was born in Hohenwald on June 16, 1958 to Anita Duncan...

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Carson Clay Dykes

Carson Clay Dykes Jr., age 75, passed peacefully from this life into eternity with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, June 11, 2021 at his home in Summertown. He was surrounded by his loving...

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Betty Jolene Averett

June 29, 1959 - June 8, 2021 Mrs. Betty Jolene (Burns) Averett, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at the age of 61. She was born in Nashville on June 29, 1959 to the late Clarence Burns & Lula...

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Wiley E. Brown

July 6, 1940 ~ June 7, 2021 (age 80) On the morning of June 7, 2021, Wiley E. Brown passed from this earthly world at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia. Mr. Brown was born in Fayetteville,...

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Helen Wick

Helen Ann Wick (Richter), formerly of Hohenwald, passed away, Saturday, June 12, 2021, at the age of 86 at the Connecticut Hospice in Branford, CT, surrounded by her children. Helen was a loving...

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Dorothy Anderson

November 13, 1940 ~ June 13, 2021 On the afternoon of June 13, 2021, Dorothy Ann Anderson peacefully passed away at her Hohenwald home surrounded by family. Mrs. Dorothy, 80, was born on November 13,...

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Floyd Haville Himes

April 5, 1951 - June 7, 2021 Floyd Haville Himes, age 70, husband of Charlotte McNabb Himes, and a resident of Hampshire, passed away Monday morning, June 7, 2021, at his residence. Born on April 5,...

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