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Stories from Friday, October 26, 2007

Basketball season opens early in Chapel Hill (10/26/07)
By Anthony S. Puca Staff Writer apuca@marshalltribune.com Tough early season match-ups pay off late in season Forrest Middle School coaches Sherry Jones and Todd Garrison took a page out of the book of high school coaches Robbie Reasonover and Davy McClaran on Monday night in Chapel Hill as they opened the 2007-2008 season a week early to play games versus the tougher and larger Whitthorne Middle School from Columbia...
30-year term handed down to self-confessed cattle rustler (10/26/07)
The Bedford County man who pleaded guilty of rustling cattle that were recovered at a Mooresville-area farm was handed an effective sentence of 30 years on Monday. Mark Robert Carter, 30, who was renting a house north of Shelbyville when he was arrested a year ago, had already been sentenced to four years in the state penitentiary, District Attorney Chuck Crawford said Wednesday...
On The Run robbery suspect indicted Wednesday (10/26/07)
The Shelbyville man charged with robbing a Lewisburg convenience store clerk at knife-point last summer was indicted Wednesday by Marshall County's Grand Jury. Robert Derrick Johnson, 35, of Cherokee Lane is charged with the Aug. 30 robbery of the On The Run store at an Exxon gas station. He surrendered to Lewisburg Police on Sept. 28...
Civil suit threatened against, appeal aimed at Chapel Hill (10/26/07)
Business license enforcement uneven at tractor pull - Farrar
Residency requirement may be waived for chief (10/26/07)
Lewisburg's next police chief might not have to live within the city limits, according to council members who spoke up during a non-voting session Tuesday afternoon. Councilwoman Quinn Brandon drafted requirements for the police help wanted ad that would include a residency requirement for former chief Doug Alexander's successor, but exceptions arose almost immediately...
Fatal wreck injures two of Chapel Hill (10/26/07)
A 30-year-old Shelbyville man died and two Chapel Hill men were hurt Thursday morning in a two-vehicle collision on Unionville-Chapel Hill Road about two miles west of Unionville. Miguel Angel Lozada, 30, 1614 Fairfield Pike, was westbound when his car ran off the left side of the road, came back across and was struck by an eastbound truck, Tennessee Highway Patrol Lt. Johnny Hunter said...
Committee negotiates separation package (10/26/07)
Three members of the school board, " Jerry Campbell. Randy Perryman and Craig Michael," met as a special sub-committee with former Director of Schools John David Pierce. The public meeting was held on Oct. 23 so the two parties could attempt to negotiate a separation package for Pierce, who was fired by the school board effective at 5 p.m. on Oct. 5...
Marshall Memos (10/26/07)
Farmington Rich Creek Volunteer Fire Department will hold a Community Appreciation Supper at the Fire Hall on Oct. 27 from 5 to 8 p.m. Drop by for free food and music. The Eagleville Community will sponsor a Halloween Hayride Saturday evening at 7 p.m. on Oct. 29 at the Tractor Show Grounds on the Chapel Hill Highway (Hwy 99 between 41A and 31A) in Eagleville. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact jessegeasley@yahoo.com. ...
Meetings (10/26/07)
The Lewisburg Recreation Board will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 29 at the Lewisburg Recreation Center, 1551 Mooresville Hwy in the large meeting room. The Marshall County Board of Public Utilities and the Maury County Board of Public Utilities will have a called study session at 9 a.m. on Oct. 29 to address the water drought issue at the office of the Maury County Water System located at 1018 South Garden St. in Columbia...
Columbia Academy gets revenge on Lady Rockets (10/26/07)
apuca@marshalltribune.com Heavy rain leads to poor playing conditions The end of the road came for Forrest Tuesday night at Columbia Academy in the Region 6A/AA semifinal as the Lady Bulldogs threw a soggy 6-0 shut-out on the Lady Rockets that avenged a season ending home loss last year in the region tournament...
Flashback (10/26/07)
Small World (10/26/07)
Martha Sue Earps (10/26/07)
Martha Sue Earps Oct. 23, 2007 Martha Sue Earps, age 70 of Lewisburg, died Oct. 23, in NHC Oakwood. Earps was a native of Nashville, and daughter of the late Charles and Hayes Elizabeth Bearden Alexander. She was a retired nurse and member of the Hope Missionary Baptist Church...
Joseph Claude Martin (10/26/07)
Joseph Claude Martin Oct. 23, 2007 Joseph Claude Martin, age 47 of the Laws Hill Community of Marshall County, died Oct. 23 in Lewisburg. Martin was born in Nashville and was a son of the late Norma Faye Gann Martin and Thomas Grady Martin. He was an accomplished musician and songwriter. Martin was employed for more 25 years with Hillwood Country Club in Nashville. He was of the Christian faith. In addition to his mother and father, a brother, Steve Martin, also preceded him in death...
Loyd Allen Lee (10/26/07)
Loyd Allen Lee Oct. 22, 2007 Loyd Allen Lee, age 73 of Lewisburg, died Oct. 22 in NHC Oakwood. Lee was a native of Marshall County and son of the late Henry J. and Elsie Vaughn Lee. He served his country in the U.S. Army, was a retired crane operator and member of the Elyria Baptist Church...
Franklin Alsey Modrall (10/26/07)
Franklin Alsey Modrall Oct. 21, 2007 Franklin Alsey Modrall, age 80 of Shelbyville, died Oct. 21 at Vanderbilt Medical Center. He was a son of Herbert Modrall and Rosie Loworn-Modrall and a member of Faith Baptist Church. His wife, Mary Hallie Modrall, and one granddaughter, Misty Phelps, preceded him in death. Daughter, Gladys Sutton of Lewisburg; two sisters, Lorene Fox of Bell Buckle and Jeanette Thompson of Shelbyville; two grandchildren and seven great grandchildren survive him...
Burton-Birdsong united in marriage (10/26/07)
Audra Birdsong and Jeffrey Burton were married June 30 at Lairdland Farm near Pulaski with Rev. Frank Edwards officiating. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tommy Birdsong of Prospect and the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Butler Harrison and the late Joe Thomas Birdsong and the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Crabb...