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Stories from Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Carter, Black take up for party in U.S. House debate (10/20/10)
GALLATIN -- Perhaps the most memorable exchange between the political party candidates campaigning to represent Marshall County in Congress was when the newcomer accused his opponent of being a career politician and she said she'd been a nurse longer than he's been alive...
Ketron, Matthews spar in Trib debate (10/20/10)
Crime reports (10/20/10)
Capt. James Garner and Deputy Doug McBay of the Marshall County Sheriff's Department served a levy on Crossroads Market, Cornersville, and recovered $766.50 that belongs to the Tennessee Education Lottery Corp. Papers on file at the MCSD indicate that Crossroads Market owes a total of $7,248.02 to the lottery...
Chapel Hill absorbs trash rate hike (10/20/10)
Chapel Hill aldermen voted last week to: restrict beer sales; help residents pay helicopter ambulance subscriptions on an installment basis; defer action on a wireless phone service; and not increase trash service fees. Waste Management Inc., the business that owns Cedar Ridge Landfill, has a three-year contract with the north Marshall County town and it's increasing the cost of household trash collections by 13 cents per home, according to Town Administrator Mike Hatten...
'101 Dalmatians' comes to Dixie (10/20/10)
An old Disney favorite comes to the Dixie Theatre stage this month with a musical adaptation of "101 Dalmatians," presented by the Marshall County Community Theatre Kids Division. Opening night is Friday night, Oct. 22. "The Hundred and One Dalmations," a 1956 novel by Dodie Smith, was made famous by the animated Walt Disney classic in 1961. ...
New barbecue date attracted comments (10/20/10)
A couple of the participants in he Lewisburg Rotary Club's barbecue contest during the Goats, Music and More Festival this month gave the service club high marks for the event and they commented on its plan to hold a contest in June. "The weekend we heard them talking about is not a good weekend from a barbecue standpoint," said Barry Johnson, one of the cooks on the Swiggin' Pig team that won the cook-off here. "There's an event in Memphis with about four times the amount of prize money."...
Recruiter search proceeding; first 4 to be interviewed (10/20/10)
Lewisburg's committee to review applicants for the job of industrial recruiter has selected four of nine applicants for interviews starting as soon as possible. Mike Wiles, the executive director of the Joint Economic and Community Development Board, chaired the committee that includes JECDB Chairman Edmund Roberts, City Industrial Development Board Chairman Eddie Wiles, Mayor Barbara Woods and City Planning Commissioner Gary Davis...
Carr answers public's questions (10/20/10)
The superintendent of Lewisburg's Water and Wastewater Department, Kenneth Carr, "personally" disagrees with a city policy that he must enforce with regard to sewer fees that became the subject of public discussion during this month's meeting of the City Council...
Briefs (10/20/10)
Marshall County Sheriff Norman Dalton is asking the public for pictures of former Marshall County sheriffs to become part of a display honoring past sheriffs at the sheriff's office. For more information, call Norman Dalton, Katie Burk, or Cindy Durand at 359-6122...
House debate could be Oct. 28 (10/20/10)
The Marshall County Tribune is taking steps to reschedule its political debate for the three candidates campaigning to represent Marshall and Giles counties in the state House of Representatives. The Republican candidate in the state House race was, at 2 p.m. Monday, a pallbearer in Kentucky during the funeral of his wife's grandfather who died early Friday morning. Tribune staff and management decided to reschedule the state House debate...
Political sign fees to be eliminated (10/20/10)
Lewisburg's City Council is changing part of city law that charges fees for signs endorsing candidates for political office. "I've talked to some attorneys and they don't feel it would survive a test case," Councilman Ronald McRady said during last week's council meeting...
Obituary: Dorothy Sue Attkisson (10/20/10)
Dorothy Sue Attkisson, 69, passed away Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, at her residence. She was a native of Tuscumbia, Ala., and was the daughter of the late Orbert and Laverne Mize. She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Church. Her parents, and a sister, Joanne Mize, preceded her in death...
Obituary: John Paul Tingler (10/20/10)
John Paul Tingler, 54, of Chapel Hill, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, in Nashville. Mr. Tingler was born in Fairfax, Va. and was formerly employed with Cosmolab Inc. He was a member of the Chapel Hill United Methodist Church. Mr. Tingler was preceded in death by his father, Paul Junior Tingler. who died in 1986...
Obituary: Mary Esther Mooneyham (10/20/10)
Mary Esther Mooneyham, 87, of Cornersville, died Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, at NHC Oakwood. Mrs. Mooneyham was a native of Lauderdale County, Ala., the daughter of the late Reeder and Eva Head Winborn. She was a homemaker and member of the Cornersville Church of Christ...
Obituary: Elizabeth Spaeth (10/20/10)
Elizabeth Spaeth, 92, died Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, at Parkview Home in Freeport, Ill. Betty was born on Dec. 6, 1917, in Madison, Wisc. She was the beloved daughter of Edna Elizabeth Frautschi and Walter Emil Schmidt. Betty graduated as Valedictorian from Marshall County High School. She was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Nursing (always a proud Badger) and did graduate work at the University of Chicago...
Obituary: Erskin White Fagan (10/20/10)
Erskin White Fagan, 82, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010, at his residence. Mr. Fagan was a native of Marshall County and son of the late Robert Henry and Alice Stewart Fagan. He was retired from NAPA Auto Parts and was a member of the Baptist Church...
Obituary: Jerry Wayne Luttrell Sr. (10/20/10)
Jerry Wayne Luttrell Sr., 62, of 1744 South Berlin Road, Lewisburg, passed away Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. Mr. Luttrell was a native of Maury County, and the son of the late Charles Edward Luttrell Sr. and Ruth Davis Luttrell. He was a retired truck driver with Tops Transportation and a member of Lakeview Baptist Church on Verona-Caney Road in Lewisburg...
Obituary: Helen Isley Sanders (10/20/10)
Helen Isley Sanders, 82, of Chapel Hill, died Sunday evening, Oct. 17, 2010 in Lewisburg. Mrs. Sanders was born in Marshall County and was a daughter of the late Jeff and Carrie Haskins Isley. She was a member of the Chapel Hill Church of Christ and was a retired beautician...
Obituary: Ardythe Ann Sommerville (10/20/10)
Ardythe Ann Sommerville, 64, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, at her home. Cremation rites were accorded and a private family funeral service will be held Saturday, Oct. 23, at the Tennessee Walking Horse Celebration grounds in Shelbyville, with Pastor Michael Ledbetter of the Chapel Hill United Methodist Church officiating...
Obituary: Rickey Dean Epperson (10/20/10)
Rickey Dean Epperson, 51, of Lewisburg, died Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, at his residence. Mr. Epperson was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late J. W. Epperson and Catherine Pickle Epperson of Lewisburg. He was a former employee of Lewisburg Plumbing and Heating...
Obituary: Katherine Lorraine Bragg Jones (10/20/10)
Katherine Lorraine Bragg Jones, age 52, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, at her residence. Mrs. Jones was a native of Huntington, W.V., and was the daughter of the late Lorraine Jarvis Bragg (1997) and Archie Bragg (2001). She was self-employed as a day care provider...