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Stories from Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Distractions at MCHS (10/24/12)
From Staff Reports Lewisburg Police and the American Automobile Association have persuaded dozens, if not hundreds, of Marshall County High School students that it's foolish to drive when distracted. Police Capt. Rebekah Mitchell brought a Triple-A driving simulator to MCHS, set it up in the cafeteria, and started by putting students from Coach Kevin McGehee's driver's education class in the driver's seat...
Landfill contract OK, state law seen as met (10/24/12)
By Clint Confehr Senior Staff Writer As predicted by some, Marshall County commissioners on Monday found Cedar Ridge Landfill expansion plans to be in compliance with state environmental standards. The decision concludes a local decision process on whether the landfill west of Lewisburg should be allowed to expand again. A 10-acre expansion is underway. The next expansion is on 70 acres...
Information sought in theft of four-wheelers (10/24/12)
Four-wheelers valued at $17,000 were taken from a repair shop last week, and Marshall County Sheriff's Department is asking the public for information about the theft. On the evening of Tuesday, Oct. 16, one or more people went to Nunley's ATV Repairs at the corner of Nashville Highway and Mt. Lebanon Road, according to Sheriff's Detective Tony Nichols. The four four-wheelers were probably loaded on to a truck and trailer parked on Mt. Lebanon Road...
CRIME REPORTS (10/24/12)
Thefts and vandalism reported A Lewisburg man reported to police he sent $2,300 by Moneygram to buy a red 2004 Toyota Tacoma that was listed on eBay, but was unable to contact the owner of the truck after he sent the money. The victim told police he thought this was a scam. The truck listing has since been taken off eBay and Craigslist...
Forrest sacks Cascade in overtime (10/24/12)
To say that Forrest got lucky in a 33-27 win over archrival Cascade might be correct, but that would not give credit to a clutch effort turned in by the Rockets' defensive and offensive lines when it counted in overtime. Rocket QB Brooks Lamb, who scored the game-winning touchdown last year in Wartrace, said after Friday's game in Chapel Hill, "It doesn't get any better than this.
Tigers rally past Page (10/24/12)
The Marshall County Tigers (4-5, 3-4 District) ended up shining when the spotlight was put on them, as they defeated archrival Page 28-27 at Preston Hopkins Field in the My TV 30 Thursday Night Lights Game of the Week to snap a three-game losing streak against the Patriots. Page (6-3, 6-1 District) came into Thursday's contest riding a six-game winning streak and held a 14-0 lead at halftime before taking a 27-14 advantage into the fourth quarter.
Trojans bury Bulldogs early (10/24/12)
Coming off a disappointing 56-46 setback to Columbia Academy seven days earlier, the Cornersville Bulldogs saw their playoff hopes take another hit on Friday night when they suffered a 47-21 road loss to Region 6-A co-leader Collinwood. Having defeated the Trojans 38-26 last year, the Bulldogs (3-6, 2-4 Region) self destructed at the start of Friday's contest and committed four first quarter turnovers while Collinwood (7-2, 5-1 Region) raced out to a 31-0 lead in the opening period.
Jerome Lee Saunders (10/24/12)
Jerome Lee Saunders, 47, of Bakersfield, Calif., died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012. Mr. Saunders was a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, and son of James H. Saunders Jr. of Bakersfield, Calif. and the late Sue Burner. In addition to his father, he is survived by one son, Joshua Wayne Saunders of Tennessee; stepfather, Roy Burner of Lewisburg; stepmother, Nancy Saunders of Bakersfield, Calif.; two brothers, Richard Wyrick of Columbia and James H. ...
Charles Randall McCoy (10/24/12)
Charles Randall "Randy" McCoy, 65, of Lewisburg, formerly of Williamson County, died Friday, Oct. 19, 2012. He was preceded in death by his father, Delmar McCoy, and sisters, Shirley Waddey and Margie Bugg. He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Brenda McCoy; mother, Margaret S. ...
Robert Wayne Adams (10/24/12)
Robert Wayne "Bobby" Adams, 67, died at Hillside Hospital, Pulaski, on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012. He was born in Giles County on Jan. 15, 1945, a son of the late Clinton Talmadge and Tennie Lucille Harwell Adams. He was retired from Rogers Group in Lewisburg...
Rodney Paul Craig (10/24/12)
Rodney Paul "Ronny" Craig, 66, farmer and retired employee of Inter-City Products, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012 at his residence in Lewisburg. The Maury County native was the son of the late Clifford Craig and Maple Harris Craig. He was a graduate of Columbia Central High School and attended Middle Tennessee State University with a focus on agriculture. ...
Joseph Glenn Moore Jr. (10/24/12)
Joseph Glenn Moore Jr., infant son of Kristin Nicole Doud and Joseph Glenn Moore of Lewisburg, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012 at Monroe Carell, Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt in Nashville. In addition to his parents, he is survived by two sisters, Brittany Pamplin of Tullahoma and Jennifer Moore of Lewisburg; one brother, Paul Moore of Columbia; two grandmothers, Patricia Fowler and Deborah Doud, both of Lewisburg; great-grandmother, Delia Osborne of Lewisburg; great-grandfather, Winston (Frances) Doud of the Farmington Community; aunt, Kim Adams, and uncle, Tommy Moore, both of Lewisburg.. ...
Stephen Johnson (10/24/12)
Stephen "Steve" Johnson, 67, husband of Judith Johnson, and a resident of Jesse Lane in Lewisburg, passed away Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, at Marshall Medical Center. A native of Columbia, Steve was born on June 27, 1945, at Kings Daughters Hospital. He was the son of the late Mark May and Annice Prim Brown Johnson. ...