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Stories from Thursday, January 10, 2013

Mary Virginia Scott (01/10/13)
Funeral services for Mary Virginia Scott, 83, of Fayetteville, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Tom Smith and Bro. Todd Gaskill officiating. Burial will follow in Unity Cemetery beside her husband Wilson Scott. Mrs. Scott passed away Wednesday...
CRIME REPORTS (01/10/13)
In the early hours of Jan. 5, a 20-year-old Lewisburg man's jaw was broken during an assault outside the Northgate Apartments, where he was visiting a friend. The victim told Lewisburg Police Officer Mike Davis his attackers were two white men and one African-American. The young man was transported to Vanderbilt Hospital from Marshall Medical Center for further treatment, according to Davis' report...
Family health issues afflicting job seekers (01/10/13)
By Clint Confehr Senior Staff Writer Relatives' health problems were mentioned by some of the people applying for work during a recent job fair at Goodwill's Career Solutions office at The Acres shopping center. Shelby Harvey, 19, of Lewisburg has been unemployed for nearly seven months, although she almost landed a regular, full-time job in Spring Hill, she said while waiting to be interviewed Dec. 27...
Fire, smoke came between chimney bricks (01/10/13)
By Clint Confehr Senior Staff Writer A Blue Creek home suffered more smoke and water damage than fire damage last week from a blaze, prompting residents to move in with neighbors while the house is repaired. No one was hurt, but the Jan. 2 chimney fire at Patsy and John David Hamlett's home serves as a reminder that chimneys must be inspected and cleaned annually, South Marshall Volunteer Fire Chief Phil Dyer said Monday...
Lend me a Tenor (01/10/13)
By Karen Hall Staff Writer The celebration of 100 years of the Dixie Theatre kicks off this week with the presentation of a wonderful comedy that will send you home with a smile on your face. "Lend Me a Tenor" is the play, and Director David Sanders' hand-picked cast does a great job with this classic comedy...
Mary Frances Harwell (01/10/13)
Mary Frances Harwell, 91, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at Marshall Medical Center. Mrs. Harwell was a native of Giles County, and was the daughter of the late Buford Lee and Sallie McGaugh Doggett. She was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church...
Anne Claire Dunn (01/10/13)
Anne Claire "Nancy" Dunn, 90, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at NHC Oakwood. Mrs. Dunn was a native of Scobey, Miss., and was the daughter of the late Griffith Lacy and Winnie Wallace McSwine. She attended Scobey Elementary, Oakland High School, and Blue Mountain College. ...
Loy Woodruff (01/10/13)
January 3, 1930 - December 31, 2012 Loy Woodruff of Cornersville passed away peacefully Monday evening, December 31st 2012 in the comfort of his Florida home. After retiring from Westinghhouse Corporation he worked part-time for Waste Management Services as well as tending his farm in Cornersville...