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Celebrating "Tootsie"

Tennessee Music Pathways will honor the life of Hattie Louise "Tootsie" Bess with the dedication of a Music Pathways Marker for her on Wednesday, January 25 in Hohenwald at the corner of Maple Street...

 
 By Graham Kilsby    News    January 19, 2023 

Kistler house demolished

story and photos by Graham Kilsby Part of Lewis County and Hohenwald's history was torn down this past week. It was the home of one of the oldest Swiss families who came to Hohenwald at the end of...

 

Year in Review

There is Hope in Hohenwald, Hohenwald Hope Center Ministries Although Hohenwald is a great place to call home, when it comes to substance abuse and misuse, it falls in line with other rural communities that are being ravaged by drugs. One local...

 

Elks assist local family with new ramp

On a recent cold, rainy Saturday morning, members of the Lewis County Elks Lodge #2883 built a much needed new wheelchair ramp for a local family in our community. Pictured, from left, Robb Morse,...

 
 By Amanda Spears    News    January 19, 2023 

Person of the Week

by Amanda Spears, Reporter Tony (Pineapple) Barber, 56 Q.) Can you tell me a little about yourself? A.) I was a young kid whose parents were out to sea. It was go to foster care or come live with my...

 

Elks brighten the Holiday for Nursing Home residents

On Saturday, December 17, 2022 Members of the Lewis County Elks Lodge #2883 delivered gifts and snacks to 40 residents at AHC Lewis County. The gifts were made possible by a $2000 grant from the...

 

Tennessee 28th District Update

Preview of the 2023 Legislative Session of the 113th General Assembly Upon completion of organizational tasks, the General Assembly will get to work on issues facing Tennessee. Budget Passing a...

 
 By Dorothy Warf    News    January 19, 2023 

Gordonsburg

By Dorothy Warf, Contributing Writer Our weather has truly been what one expects in Tennessee, temperatures at night in the low twenties and in the day up in the fifties which is somewhat normal for this area but mixed in with all this there has...

 

One day at a time

One Day at a Time By “E.T. Trevathan, Contributing Writer Well it is a cool, cloudy and quiet morning here in our little valley. The cats were really hungry this morning and have eaten and now are back on their beds, they know rain is on the way....

 
 By Callie Dunn    News    January 19, 2023 

Celebrating

Birthdays Connie Harper Churchwell, January 19 Robert Lee Hinson, January 19 Hope Landrum, January 19 Michael Holder, January 19 Christine Fuller, January 19 Katie Hays, January 19 Sherry Barnes Alexander, January 19 Robert Partee, January 19 Wanda...

 

School Board Appreciation Week proclaimed

Whereas, an excellent public education system is vital to the quality of life of our communities and to the economic development of our State; and Whereas, school board members represent a tremendous...

 

Library Elf visits local schools

The Lewis County Public Library and Archives contacted their North Pole partners to invite a story time friend to visit Hohenwald for the month of December! Jaimee Jingerbread (Library Assistant...

 
 By Crystal Nash    News    January 19, 2023 

Glimpses of Hohenwalds Past

January 15, 1953 The Lewis County Quarterly Court voted unanimously on a resolution adopting an anti-rabies law for Lewis County. The city already had enacted a rabies law, but was unable to enforce...

 
 By Danny Tyree    News    January 19, 2023 

Tyrades

It’s an amenity that most consumers take for granted. It’s an amenity that most retailers/professionals grudgingly accept as a cost of doing business. But I simply must salute those...

 

You can view our whole paper as a PDF!

Do you like reading the paper online, but miss the print layout? We've got good news for you! Just click "View PDF" in the top right-hand corner of any story or on the homepage. It will open a separate tab where you can scroll through our paper with...

 

Kerry Cagle takes office as Interim Highway Commissioner

On January 1, 2023, Kerry Cagle officially began serving as the interim Highway Commissioner for Lewis County. Mr. Cagle took office as a result of the recent retirement of former Lewis County...

 

Lewis County receives $630,000 Community Development Block Grant

Lewis County Government was recently awarded a $630,000 grant from the Tennessee Department of Community and Economic Development. The county will partner with the City of Hohenwald and use these...

 

Wherry sentenced in case

Darryl Thomas Wherry, in the news recently due to his business Paw Paw’s Porch Pet Spa’s involvement with Boomer, a pet dog owned by customer Barri Comer, was seen in court for the first time Thursday, January 5, 2022, before the honorable Judge...

 

Year in Review 2022

March 2022 Terry Bunch retires Terry Bunch retired as director of the Hohenwald Housing Authority. “It’s finally time to hand the reins over to someone new,” said Terry, “in this case to a good friend, another former Mayor, this time of the...

 

UT Martin Chancellor's Honor Roll

MARTIN, Tenn.—The outstanding academic achievements of undergraduate students at the University of Tennessee at Martin have been honored with publication of the Fall 2022 Chancellor’s Honor Rolls for the College of Agriculture and Applied Science...

 

Sheriff Report

The following was submitted by Lewis County Sheriff Dwayne Kilpatrick for September 29-October 19, 2020. This is a record of law enforcement action and is neither intended to imply innocence nor guilt of charges placed. Jerry Brewer, Grinders Creek,...

 

Pizza Hut opens at new location

439 East Main Street became the new home to long-time restaurant, Pizza Hut. On Thursday, January 5, 2022, the team opened the doors to their new location between McDonald's and Subway. "This location...

 

Five Generations

Five Generations - Front, from left, are Elliot Burke, great-great-grandmother Linda Parker holding Ivy Burke, and Oliver Burke; back, Alischa Burker, great-grandmother Karen Kendrick, and...

 

One Day at a Time

By “E.T. Trevathan, Contributing Writer Well it is a cool and rainy morning here in our little valley, the old wood heating stove is going and doing its job, the house is nice and warm. The weather forecasters say we may have some sunshine by the...

 
 By Callie Dunn    News    January 12, 2023

Celebrating

Birthdays Kaden Salyers, January 12 Frances Floyd, January 12 Adam Barber, January 12 Rita Hensley Fitts, January 12 Clara Curry, January 12 China Katherine McKnight, January 12 Joyce Johnson, January 13 Marsha Johnston, January 13 Larry Walton,...

 

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