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Stories from Friday, June 15, 2007

McConnell hired as prosecutor (06/15/07)
The Marshall County Courthouse has a fresh face, recently hired Assistant District Attorney Diane McConnell. A Lawrence County native, McConnell earned her undergraduate degree in finance from Belmont and worked as a banker for 18 years at a community bank, before deciding to pursue her law degree...
CKNA granted additional tax break (06/15/07)
Tax break greater since more jobs available here
Marshall County Boys' State delegates meets astronaut, Supreme Court (06/15/07)
Marshall County Boy's State delegates attended the number one Boys' State program in the nation, which included visits from a NASA astronaut and the Tennessee Supreme Court. NASA astronaut Lt. Comm. Christopher Cassidy, USN, used vivid descriptions and video presentations to talk about his experiences as a Navy Seal and as an astronaut candidate. ...
Call 811 for gas line safety (06/15/07)
Local guard units among those deployed on Tuesday (06/15/07)
The Tennessee Army National Guard's 1/181st Field Artillery Battalion, composed of six units from across Tennessee, left Chattanooga Tuesday, June 12, headed for a mobilization training site in Texas. They will remain there for an unspecified period of time before deploying to Southwest Asia in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom...
Restaurant/Propane deal (06/15/07)
By Clint Confehr Senior Staff Writer Lewisburg's City Council has agreed to meet next week on whether to grant a property tax break for a proposed restaurant through a program that's never been used for a restaurant here. An Arby's roast beef fast food restaurant has been proposed for the property on North Ellington Parkway where a Long John Silvers' seafood restaurant remains closed, City Manager Eddie Fuller said...
Marshall Memos (06/15/07)
Settlers Day will be celebrated in commemoration of the 200th birthday of the community of Cornersville on June 16, 2007, at Town Park in Cornersville. This is an all day event and the public is invited to attend. Cross Keys Baptist Church welcomes Sugar Ridge Bluegrass, and Brother John and the Gospel Carriers on Saturday, June 16, from 7:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend...
Local Meetings (06/15/07)
The Mayor and City Council of the City of Lewisburg will hold a budget workshop Tuesday, June 19, 4 pm at Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church Street. The Joint Economic and Community Development Board of Directors is scheduled to meet at 7:30 a.m. June 19 in the Briar Patch of Cornersville...
Pearson twirls three-hit shutout for Burlison's (06/15/07)
By Anthony S. Puca Staff Writer apuca@ marshalltribune.com Lori "Tree Frog" Pearson was in the circle for Burlison's Floor Covering on Tuesday night in senior girl's league action and pitched a three-hit shutout in leading her squad to an 11-0 four inning victory over H&S Pharmacy...
Sports Briefs (06/15/07)
Lewisburg Parks and Recreation sponsors Women's Tennis During the months of June and July, Women's Tuesday Morning Tennis will be held at 7 a.m. at the Lewisburg Recreation Tennis Courts. Bring a racket and a new can of tennis balls. Call 359-7792 for details...
Barnes-Brandon to wed July 14 (06/15/07)
Ricky and Helen Akridge and Johnny Barnes, of Hohenwald, announce the engagement of their daughter, Misty Darlene Barnes, to Adam Timothy Brandon, son of Harry and Franne Brandon of Petersburg. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of Gracie McNabb of Hohenwald and the late Carlis McNabb, formerly of Centerville, and Lonnis Barnes and the late Edna Barnes, also of Hohenwald. ...
Foster-Whorley reunion held (06/15/07)
The biennial Foster-Whorley Reunion was held on June 9, at the Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall in Petersburg. Some 35 families attended the covered dish lunch and festivities that began at 10 a.m. and ended in mid afternoon. Marsha Omohundro (daughter of Pauline Whorley Durand), Hazel Foster, and Al and Mary Simmons (son of the late Robbie Whorley Simmons) planned and hosted the reunion. ...
Beverly Borton (06/15/07)
Beverly Borton Wednesday, June 13, 2007 Beverly Borton, 83, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, June 13, in Lynchburg Nursing Center. Mrs. Borton was a native of Muncie, Ind. and daughter of the late Virgil and Lochia Hahn Brown. She was retired from Faber-Castell Corporation and was a member of the Cornersville Methodist Church...
Mrs. Mary Ellen Holder (06/15/07)
Mrs. Mary Ellen Holder Wednesday, June 13, 2007 Mary Ellen Holder, 67 of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, June 13, in Maury Regional Hospital. Mrs. Holder was a native of Giles County, and daughter of the late Brown Farris and Lillie Mae Russell Holley. She was employed with Teledyne for a number of years and retired from Marshall Manufacturing...
Mr. Wesley Price (06/15/07)
Mr. Wesley Price Monday, June 11, 2007 Wesley Price, 87 of Lewisburg, died Monday, June 11, 2007 in NHC Oakwood. Mr. Price was a native of Lincoln County, and son of the late Shelby and Ovie Hodge Price. He was retired from Dalton Lumber Company and Russell's Vending. He was a member of the Pentecostal Assembly Church...
Me And My RC (Cola and Moon Pie Festival) (06/15/07)
In 1979 I didn't know a lot about the Bedford County community of Bell Buckle. I knew that my MTSU biology teacher (Eugene Strobel) was the mayor, but I didn't realize what a tourist Mecca the quaint village would become. Fast forward. Bell Buckle's 13th Annual RC Cola and Moon Pie Festival (June 16) pays homage to two enduring Southern traditions. ...