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 By Amanda Spears    News    January 12, 2023

Person of the Week

Jackie Lawson, 65 by Amanda Spears, Reporter I got a call on December 29, 2022 nominating Jackie Lawson for her heroic role that morning before daylight! When I called Jackie to set up a meeting time,...

 
 By Dorothy Warf    News    January 12, 2023

Gordonsburg

By Dorothy Warf, Contributing Writer Last Wednesday around midnight many in the area were awaken by terrible noise as hail was falling and it really was loud especially on tin roofs and there was thunder and lightening with heavy rain. I was afraid...

 
 By Amanda Spears    News    January 12, 2023

Couple of the Month

by Amanda Spears, Reporter Q.) How old were you when you started dating? A.) Delana was 16, Chris was 17. Q.) How long did you date before you got married? A.) Delana: We dated 16 months, Chris...

 
 By Crystal Nash    News    January 12, 2023

Glimpses of Hohenwalds Past

January 8, 1953 Pfc. John A. Russell was wounded in action in Korea. The Tennessee railroads paid Lewis County a total of $5,457.69 during 1951 as taxes. Of this amount, $3,067.85 was allocated...

 

Tennessee 28th District Update

2023 Legislative Preview: Improving Juvenile Justice System We are preparing for a busy 2023 Legislative Session in Nashville where we will address a variety of important issues facing Tennesseans inc...

 
 By Danny Tyree    News    January 12, 2023

Tyrades

“Time Enough at Last.” The new year reminds me of that classic “Twilight Zone” episode starring Burgess Meredith as a put-upon bookworm. (No, he wasn’t reading on the wing of an airplane!...

 

LCIS Honor Roll

Lewis County Intermediate School Principal Samantha Webb announces students earning Honor Roll for the 2nd nine weeks. Third Grade: Alex Dupont, Anna Inman, Aria Winkley, Arianna Himes, Aubrey Bledsoe, Ava Lawson, Ava Schwendimann, Bailey Anthony,...

 

Year in Review 2022

January 2022 Pace announces resignation Director of Lewis County Schools, Benny Pace, announced his resignation at a school breakfast meeting on Tuesday morning, January 4, 2022. Pace has served as...

 

Lewis County Elks Lodge makes donation to Toy Ride

The Lewis County Elks Lodge #2883 donated $2000 in toys and clothing to the annual Jonesy Toy Ride and assisted with the shopping, packaging, and distribution of Christmas gifts for 88 children in...

 

Sen. Joey Hensley

2023 Legislative Preview: Tennessee Department of Children’s Services will be top issue A top issue of the 2023 legislative agenda will be improving services, facilities, and record-keeping...

 
 By Danny Tyree    News    January 5, 2023

Tyrades

I won’t hazard a guess as to whether it achieves immortality like “grassy knoll” or “hanging chads,” but surely the phrase “bomb cyclone storm” will remain in the public consciousness...

 
 By Callie Dunn    News    January 5, 2023

Celebrating

Birthdays Tracy McKone, January 5 Bill Mercer Jr., January 5 Ricky Sharp, January 5 Jason Lindsey, January 5 Huntlee Pace, January 5 Jay Wix, January 5 Wanda Denton, January 6 Dollie Hallman McKnight, January 6 Chad Turner, January 6 Alaina Hood...

 
 By Dorothy Warf    News    January 5, 2023

Gordonsburg

By Dorothy Warf, Contributing Writer This week has been an excellent weather week, the days were in the sixties and even the low seventies and the nights in the forties and fifties. I could get used to this. Hopefully we will not have any more of...

 

One Day at a Time

By “E.T. Trevathan, Contributing Writer Well it is a very quiet and still morning here in our little valley. It is not real cold and it really does not feel like the middle of winter. The cats are still asleep, they are snuggled in their beds....

 
 By Crystal Nash    News    January 5, 2023

Glimpses of Hohenwalds Past

January 01, 1953 No paper published due to New Year’s Holiday. January 03, 1963 J.H. Warf, superintendent of Lewis County Schools for 13 years, was sworn in as State Commissioner of Education on Dec...

 

Hohenwald water system under boil warning

Due to the unprecedented low temperatures last week, the Hohenwald Water System experienced an equipment failure at the water treatment plant December 24 which resulted in a significant loss of pressure and water levels in the tanks. As a...

 

Power outages due to frigid temperatures

Cold temperatures across the area last week placed additional demands on the power system, and Meriwether Lewis Electric Cooperative and the Tennessee Valley Authority worked hard to ensure you remained safe and warm. Emergency conditions on the TVA...

 

Ninth annual DoubleCreek rifle hunting

The ninth annual Double- Creek Rifle hunting sponsored by Wounded Warriors in Action Foundation (WWIAF.org) was hosted by Dennis Reynolds and Shelley Cohen. With incredible support from the...

 

Sen. Joey Hensley

New Year rings in enactment of several important new laws set to go into effect January 1 A collection of bills passed this year will become effective on January 1, 2023. Among them is key...

 
 By Danny Tyree    News    December 29, 2022

Tyrades

As I write this year-end essay about 2022 trends in food and dining, I must confess that I’m playing catch-up. I have obligations and hobbies, so I wasn’t TECHNICALLY paying attention (i.e.,...

 

Person of the Week

by Amanda Spears, Reporter For me, this week's person of the week was a treat, because she is one of the best women I know. When I reached out to her to tell her she was chosen for person of the...

 
 By Callie Dunn    News    December 29, 2022

Celebrating

Birthdays Sandra Thompson, December 29 Douglas R. Barber Jr., December 29 Hulon O. Dunn Jr., December 29 Linda Brewer, December 29 Pamela Walker, December 29 Duke Cowan, December 29 Travis Hinson, December 29 Autumn Runions, December 29 Samantha...

 

Cookie Swap

The Lewis County Public Library and Archives welcomed back the Annual Cookie Swap. Contestants and judges came to the library on Saturday, December 17th and sampled fantastic cookies. After much...

 

One Day at a Time

By Evelyn Trevathan, Contributing Writer Well it is a very cold morning here in our little valley, the temperature this morning is 8 degrees and there is snow on the ground, we had about an inch of snow and some ice and it has not warmed up enough...

 

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