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Graduation Keepsake Edition: Hats Off to the Class of 2019!
Graduation 2019
Hollow Rock-Bruceton High School Graduates 43
HOLLOW ROCK-BRUCETON (May 10) — Forty-three Hollow Rock-Bruceton Central seniors became alumni during graduation ceremonies held …
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Clarksburg Graduates 17 in Friday Commencement
CLARKSBURG (May 10) — Clarksburg High School graduated 17 seniors during a commencement ceremony Friday evening in the …
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Thirty Graduate During Gleason Commencement
GLEASON (May 17) — Thirty high school seniors at Gleason joined the ranks of the schools alumni following commencement exercises …
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Community Focus
Miss Tennessee Volunteer Contestants Have Local Ties
MARTIN — Two ladies with ties to Carroll County are competing in the Miss Tennessee Volunteer Pageant next week in …
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Young St. Jude Cancer Patient Participates in ‘Casting For A Cure’
McKENZIE (June 8) — Steve McCadams calls his annual fishing rodeo “Casting For A Cure”. For one young lady who …
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Kids, Catfish Team Up; Another Great Rodeo In The Books
Despite the threat of heavy rain and potential thunderstorms last Saturday across West Tennessee a big crowd of young anglers with …
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Lawrence Completes Eagle Scout Project
On May 25, 2019, Jack Lawrence of McLemoresville celebrated with Boy Scout Troop 78 of McKenzie and the city of McLemoresville the …
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Dr. Finley Inducted as Fellow of ACP
PARIS — Henry County Medical Center announces Amanda Finley, DO FACOI, Hospitalist – Internal Medicine, was recognized as …
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McKenzie Memorial Library’s Summer Reading Program has Colorful Kickoff
McKENZIE (June 5) — McKenzie Memorial Library’s Summer Reading Program kicked off Wednesday at the Park Theatre with a …
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Chamber Hosts Annual STEM Inspire Program
In 2013, the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce created the STEM Inspire Program. “The STEM Inspire Program exposes our young …
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Mary Ball Holmes
After working on the story featuring Dr. J.T. Holmes, I came across a great deal of information focused around his wife, Mary Ball …
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Food
Chocolate Gravy 1 cup sugar2 tablespoons flour2 tablespoons cocoa½ teaspoon vanilla2 cups milkMix in saucepan. Cook until thick. Serve over hot biscuits.
Banana Split Brownie Pizza Box Brownie Mix8-ounce cream cheese, softened8-ounce crushed pineapple, drained2 tablespoons sugar2 bananas, sliced1 cup strawberries, sliced½ cup nuts, choppedChocolate syrupWhipped cream …
Jello Pound Cake 1 box yellow cake mix¾ cup water1 box jello (small)-strawberry, orange, lemon¾ cup vegetable oil4 eggs whitesMix all together. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour.
Sausage Muffins 3 cups Bisquick1 can cheddar cheese soup1-pound sausage, cooked and drained½ cup waterCombine ingredients. Spray muffin tins with vegetable spray. Fill 2/3 full. Bake 20-25 minutes at 350 …
Obituaries
Annie Blaylock

McKENZIE — On Saturday, June 8, 2019, Annie (Ann) Ruth Sellers Blaylock, 98, died at the home of her daughter, Vicki Ramsey. Ann was born November 25, 1920, Thanksgiving Day, in Raleigh, Miss. …

Martin Ray Kelly

Virginia Martin

Linda Godwin

Daniel Willis

Events
Records
McKenzie Police Report

Multiple Traffic Charges — Friday afternoon, June 7, Patrolman Dalton Raspberry observed a vehicle sitting behind Subway on Highland Drive. The vehicle moved to the front of Dollar General by …

Property Transfers

Marriage Licenses

General Sessions Report

McKenzie Police Apprehend Fugitive Wanted in Arkansas

Sports
School
Local Students Named to Union University President’s, Dean’s Lists
JACKSON (May 30) — For Union University’s Spring 2019 semester, 327 students have been named to the President’s …
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Local Students Recognized by UT Martin
MARTIN — The University of Tennessee at Martin recognized several Carroll County residents with individual academic and merit …
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Brown Graduates as University Scholar
MARTIN (May 4) — Meredith Brown (left) of Trezevant graduated from the University of Tennessee at Martin Saturday with the …
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