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Stories from Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Why JECDB head is important here (03/05/08)
Town and county leaders have been looking for ways to streamline economic development efforts which, in some sense, has been an attempt to better react to circumstances such as the loss of jobs since ICP and other plants reduced employment, or shut down...
Psychological impact of war to be focus of documentary (03/05/08)
An image of Christian Golczynski, published here nearly a year ago, may be used in a documentary and music video to illustrate psychological impact of war on Americans. The photograph is by Kay Rose, recently retired editor of the Tribune's sister paper, the Shelbyville Times-Gazette. The photo portrays the 8-year-old son of slain Staff Sgt. Marc Golczynski, who grew up in Lewisburg...
Lewisburg courting church supply firm (03/05/08)
Lewisburg's industrial recruiter was scheduled to be in Arizona today to close on the sale of city business park property and related agreements to establish another employer in the city. Terry Wallace's trip to Phoenix is because Autom Church Supply Co. has announced plans to spend $25,000 on 25 acres for its new distribution center, according to discussion at Lewisburg City Hall...
JECDB delays vote on new chief (03/05/08)
Selection of another executive director for the Joint Economic and Community Development Board here was postponed Thursday so the board may consult with Marshall County's Tourism and Economic Development Committee. County Mayor Joe Boyd Liggett on Friday provided that explanation on why JECDB Chairman Edmund Roberts canceled the board meeting. Liggett also announced the tourism committee would convene at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Courthouse Annex...
The biggest game in town (03/05/08)
Wild game dinners luring men back to church
Waverly survivor recalls horrific day (03/05/08)
When Clint Edmonson of Chapel Hill was 34 years old, he was in his 11th year of working for the L&N out of Nashville. He was a "car man" who worked to maintain and repair freight cars, as well as to assist when there was a wreck. It was hard, dirty work and until you built up seniority you got night and weekend shifts, but back then it was considered one of the better jobs to have...
MCHS students learn CPR (03/05/08)
Briefs (03/05/08)
GED Class Orientation, Enrollment and Testing will be held at the Marshall County Adult Learning Center at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5. There are no fees and classes are available weekday mornings and evenings. The entrance to the ALC is at the rear of the Spot Lowe Vocational School, 1771 Jason Maxwell Blvd., Lewisburg. For additional information call 359-7609...
Tigerettes advance to State Tourney (03/05/08)
Next stop Murfreesboro. The Tigerette express continued to roll along Saturday night, March 1, as Marshall County defeated the Bolivar Lady Tigers, 62-41, in the Sectional round at Dottie Kelso Gymnasium to advance to the Class AA State Tournament for the second straight year...
Lady Rockets claim third straight Region 5A title (03/05/08)
If the third time is a charm, the fourth must be the lucky clover for the Lady Rockets, who made it three in a row for region titles and who claimed their fourth victory this season over Middle Tennessee Christian School. With their nineteenth straight win, Forrest won the Region 5A championship game at Hillwood High School in Nashville, 51-42, to secure the home court advantage and a Saturday night sectional match-up versus Santa Fe in the state tournament situation...
LMS Tigerettes take two from CMS (03/05/08)
After posting a 12-5 victory in the opening game of a doubleheader against Cornersville Middle School, the Lewisburg Middle School Tigerettes (3-0) rallied for a 10-5 win in five innings thanks to a nine-run outburst in the bottom of the fourth to complete the sweep of the Lady Bulldogs (0-2)...
LMS Tigerettes take two from CMS (03/05/08)
The Cornersville Middle School Lady Bulldogs (0-1) got off to a tough start to the 2008 softball season last Thursday when they suffered a 12-5 home loss in five innings to the Lewisburg Tigerettes (2-0) in the opening game of a doubleheader. Cornersville trailed just 5-4 through the first three innings...
Boy Scouts tour county jail (03/05/08)
Israel Ramirez (03/05/08)
Israel Ramirez Mr. Israel Ramirez, 35, of the Delina Community, died Sunday, March 2, 2008, at his residence. Mr. Ramirez was a native of Oaxaca, Mexico. He was a concrete finisher and a member of the Church of Christ. He is survived by his parents, Constantino and Dorotea Muņoz Ramirez; wife, Jennifer E. ...
Billy Lunn McDaniel (03/05/08)
Billy Lunn McDaniel Mr. Billy Lunn McDaniel, 66, of the Bedford Community, was dead on arrival at Bedford County Medical Center, Sunday, March 2, 2008. Mr. McDaniel was a native of Marshall County. He was a retired roofing contractor and a member of the Baptist church...
Ruby Lee Harper Shaw (03/05/08)
Ruby Lee Harper Shaw Mrs. Ruby Lee Harper Shaw, 91, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, March 2, 2008, in Columbia. Mrs. Shaw was a native of Marshall County. She was a member of the Church of Christ and was retired from Red Cedar Pencil Company. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Lee and Eugene Earl Morgan Harper; husband, Ezell Shaw; six brothers; and two sisters...
Dorothy L. Adams Huff (03/05/08)
Dorothy L. Adams Huff Mrs. Dorothy L. Adams Huff, 73, of North Laurel Circle in Columbia, died Saturday, March 1, 2008, at Country Side Nursing Home in Lawrenceburg. Mrs. Huff was a native of Maury County. She was a past president of the Alzheimer's Support Group and was of the Baptist faith...
Hubert S. Crick (03/05/08)
Hubert S. Crick Mr. Hubert S. Crick, 92, of Chapel Hill, died Saturday, March 1, 2008, following an extended illness. Mr. Crick was a life long farmer and a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church in the Rover Community of Bedford County. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Amy Rodgers Crick; wife, Ethel Glenn Crick; daughter, Emily Fay Crick; two sisters, Myrtle and Ruth Crick; and brother, Gordon Crick...
W.A. Hartley (03/05/08)
W.A. Hartley Mr. W. A. "Will" Hartley, 78, of Nashville, died Friday, Feb. 29, 2008, following an extended illness. Mr. Hartley was a native of Williamson County. He was a retired maintenance engineer. He was preceded in death by his parents, Essie Euin and Frances Rebecca Vaughn Hartley; wife, Lucille Drennon Hartley; brother, Paul Hartley; and sisters, Dovie Giles, Marietta Beard, and Classie Lancaster...
Juanita Close (03/05/08)
Juanita Close Mrs. Juanita Close, 73, of Cornersville, died Friday, February 29, 2008, at Marshall Medical Center. Mrs. Close was a native of Marshall County. She was a homemaker and a member of the East Commerce Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard Ezell Stephens and Louise Estes; a son, James Michael Wright; and an uncle, James Estes...
Robert Carl Watson, Jr. (03/05/08)
Robert Carl Watson, Jr. Mr. Robert Carl Watson, Jr., 37, of Cornersville, died Tuesday, February 26, 2008, at his residence. Mr. Watson was a native of Stuart, Fla. He was self-employed as a sheet rock laborer. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Jarvis and Dolly Smith...