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Articles from the December 1, 2022 edition

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 By Amanda Curtis    News    December 1, 2022

Tragic Outcome to Lost Dog Case

by Amanda Curtis, Staff Reporter September 4, 2022 was the beginning of "a very rare vacation" for Lewis County residents Barri and Keith Comer. The couple was headed to Florida and decided to board t...

 

South Central Area Fairboard announces Grand Marshall of "A Barnyard Christmas Parade"

Written by Mike Hinson, South Central Area Fairboard member Benny Pace was once declared to be the Heart and Soul of Lewis County Schools. This year, the Heart and Soul has been selected to serve as...

 
 By Amanda Curtis    News    December 1, 2022

Christmas in Hohenwald Kicks Off Tonight!

by Amanda Curtis, Staff Reporter The annual Christmas in Hohenwald festivities kick off tonight, Thursday, December 1st, with the South Central Area Fairboard's "A Barnyard Christmas" Parade at 7:00...

 

Jonesy's Toy Ride Saturday

The fourth annual Jonesy’s Toy Ride has been rescheduled to Saturday, December 3. The event is sponsored by the Lewis County Elks. The event starts at 10:00 a.m. at Hohenwald Billiards with kickstands up at 11:00 sharp. All monies collected goes...

 

LCIS receives $10,000.00 grant

Trina Weaks, Lewis County Schools CTE Director and Federal Projects Director, was awarded the TSIN (Tennessee STEM Innovation Network) Grant for Lewis County Intermediate School in the amount of...

 

American Legion Big Brother Drive roadblock

The American Legion will have their annual Big Brother Drive roadblock on December 3, 2022 starting at 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Members of the American Legion will be set up at several red lights in town. All donations will go towards helping...

 

Dog Adoption Day

The High Forest Humane Society will have a Dog Adoption Day at Tractor Supply on Sunday, December 4, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. There will be discounted adoption fees....

 

William Gene Medford

During the night of November 13, 2022, William Gene Medford, of Hohenwald, died with his family present. He was 74 years old. Gene Medford was born to Minnie E Barnes and Cecil Ora Medford in Fort...

 

William Thomas Carroll

January 15, 1954 ~ November 20, 2022 On November 20, 2022, William Thomas Carroll left this earthly world at the age of 68. Mr. Carroll was born in Lewis County on January 15, 1954, to Girdie Morrow C...

 

Charlie Shaffer

Charles Frank "Charlie" Shaffer, age 39, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, November 27, 2022, at his residence. He was a native of Norfolk, Virginia, the son of Frank Shaffer and Kerry Hooks Wells. He is...

 

Freda Roth Lewis

October 1, 1937 - November 18, 2022 Freda Roth Lewis of East Ridge, Tennessee, born in Hohenwald, passed away on November 18, 2022, at the age of 85, leaving to mourn family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred Roth and Gertrud...

 

Jeffrey Dean Kelsey

Jeffrey Dean Kelsey, a resident of Summertown, passed from this life on Saturday, November 19, 2022, at the age of 44. Jeff was born on December 20, 1977, to Freddie Dean Kelsey and Carol Ann Spears, in Linden. He is survived by his father, Freddie...

 

Fada Jean Clay

January 9, 1930 - November 28, 2022 On November 20, 2022, Mr. WMs. Fada Jean Clay, age 92, of Hohenwald, passed from this life on Monday, November 28, 2022. She was born on January 9, 1930 in Hohenwald, to the late Chancy Robert, Sr. and Lucille (Lov...

 

Deborah Wright

Deborah Gay Roby Wright, age 68, passed away peacefully on November 22, 2022, surrounded by her loving husband of 46 years and other family at the Select Care Facility of North Knoxville Medical...

 

Margie Marie Amacher

February 1, 1939 - November 27, 2022 Ms. Margie Marie (Garrard) Amacher, a lifelong resident of Hohenwald, passed from this life on to her eternal home on Sunday, November 27, 2022, at the age of 83. Margie was born on February 1, 1939, in Lawrence...

 
 By Jason Fite    Sports    December 1, 2022

LCHS Basketball

By Jason Fite/Sports writer The Lewis County High School Lady Panthers and Panthers travelled to Waynesboro for Monday night basketball action against the Wayne County Lady Wildcats and Wildcats on November 21st. The Lady Wildcats, defending TSSAA ru...

 
 By Amanda Spears    News    December 1, 2022

Person of the Week

by Amanda Spears, Reporter When I reached out to Ashley, to let her know she was nominated for person of the week, she was so excited. A special quote from Miss Ashley is "always wake up with a...

 
 By Callie Dunn    News    December 1, 2022

Celebrating

Birthdays Lisa McPherson, December 1 Ricky Edwards, December 1 Dolly Landrum, December 1 Phoebe Finerty, December 1 Presley Allen, December 1 Jackie Garrison, December 2 Ana Martinez, December 2 Dwayne Strohman, December 2 Phoenix Dunn, December 2...

 
 By Dorothy Warf    News    December 1, 2022

Gordonsburg

By Dorothy Warf, Contributing Writer We have had a taste of what may be in store for us in the coming months and I hope it is wrong and will not be this bad. The temperatures have dipped into the low teens on several occasions during the last week...

 

One Day at a Time

By Evelyn Trevathan, Contributing Writer Well it is a cool and windy morning here in our little valley, but it is not as cold as it has been, having a little fire going in the old wood heating stove sure feels good and having this little cool weather...

 

Lewis County Historical Society

There will be a “Meet and Greet” meeting at the War Memorial Building (old Genesco Building) at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, December 5, 2022. Those attending are asked to bring finger food snacks to celebrate the festive season. All are invited. Come...

 
 By Crystal Nash    News    December 1, 2022

Glimpses of Hohenwalds Past

November 27, 1952 Minnie Evans resigned as Clerk of the Lewis County Selective Service board effective December 31. Evans had served as Clerk since 1948. O.E. Marbet, local board chair, announced...

 
 By Dorothy Warf    News    December 1, 2022

Gordonsburg

With Thanksgiving behind us and practically only one month till the new year we have had many days of winter weather already and it is not something that I wish for anymore, but we may be in for a hard winter. The signs that the older people and...

 

Assistance with Christmas groceries

American Legion Fred E. Lomax Post 127 and the Auxiliary are here to assist those in need this Christmas with groceries. If you (or someone you know) is in need of assistance, please send a letter to the Post. The letter must contain the person’s...

 

Fundraiser Chili Supper for the Crowe family

A fundraiser for Ken, Kenda and Samantha Crowe will be held Thursday, December 1, 2022 before the Christmas Parade. It will be held at Creative Chaos at 101 East Main Street. Ken has been diagnosed...

 

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