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McKenzie Banner Classifieds 11-8-22

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In this issue

  • Iconic Polar Bar Razed After 65-Year History

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    McKENZIE (November 2022) — The Polar Bar! Ask anyone who resided in McKenzie in the 1950s, 60s, 70s, and 80s, and you will hear a favorite memory of the burger and ice cream shop. It was the hangout for high school students in the late 1950s and 60s before the chain restaurants and fast food restaurants. It was the place to get a whopper burger, fries, and ice cream and shakes. 

  • Morning Glory Garden Club Memorial Tree Service

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    The Morning Glory Garden Club has a long-standing tradition of planting trees in memory of deceased club members and for the husbands, parents and children of members.

  • McKenzie Alumni Association Holds Organizational Meeting

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    McKENZIE (November 1) — A small group of alumni from McKenzie High School are developing an alumni association for those who attended McKenzie High School. The third such meeting was held November 1 at the McKenzie High School Library.

  • Marching War Eagles Earn Second in State Competition

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    PARIS (November 5) — The Marching War Eagles of West Carroll High School traveled to Henry County High School this past weekend to compete in the Division I Tenn. State Marching Band Championships. Even with the rain and wind the band went into their preliminary performance with the best show to date, according to the news release.

  • McKenzie Garden Club October Meeting

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    The McKenzie Garden Club met on Friday, October 28, at the Lakeside Senior Living Community and hosted by members Donna Herrin and Donna Hodge. Donna Hodge gave the devotional on the importance of speaking gently instead of in anger. Thirteen members answered the roll call and member, Mona Batchelor, introduced her guest, Karen Forester. Karen was the daughter-in-law of a former member, Willie Mae Forester, and is an avid gardener who recently moved to McKenzie with her husband, Mark. 

  • McKenzie Marching Rebels Earn Fifth in State Competition

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    PARIS — McKenzie High School Marching Rebels earned fifth place in the state Division I Marching Band Competition on Saturday, November 5 at Henry County High School

  • Henry County Medical Center Welcomes Eight New Third-Year Medical Students

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    PARIS — Henry County Medical Center (HCMC) welcomed eight new third-year medical students from Lincoln Memorial University’s DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine to campus on Friday, July 15. Following the onboarding process, the students began to assist healthcare providers in the hospital and within clinics in the surrounding area. 

  • Bethel Renaissance Theatre Performs The Phantom of the Opera

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    HUNTINGDON — Bethel University’s Renaissance Theatre is offering one more weekend of Phantom of the Opera at The Dixie Carter Performing Arts Center in Huntingdon. It is a tremendous show performed by extremely talented actors and vocalists. 

  • Carroll County Commission Agenda

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    The Carroll County Commission meets November 14, 2022 at p.m. have the following on the monthly agenda: approval of quarterly reports by the Carroll County Indigent Care Board; recognize State Representative Curtis Halford; appointment candidate to vacancy on Carroll County Board of Education; reappoint Dana Cobb and Max Anderson to the Carroll County E911 Board of Directors;

  • Carroll County’s Unemployment At Historic Lows

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    NASHVILLE (September 2022) — Carroll County has achieved a very low rate of unemployment during the month of September, the latest month statistics are available from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development.

  • West Carroll School Board Renews Director’s Contract

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    ATWOOD — West Carroll’s School Board met in regular session on Thursday, November 3 in the cafeteria of the Jr. High/Sr. High School.

  • Miss Bethel, Miss Carroll County Pageants Held on November 19

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    McKENZIE — Bethel University is hosting the annual Miss Bethel University Volunteer and the Miss Carroll County Volunteer pageant on November 19, at 6 p.m. in the Dickey Fine Arts Building on Bethel’s campus. This combined pageant acts as a preliminary for the Miss Tennessee Volunteer Scholarship pageant held each July in Jackson. Deadline for application is Tuesday, November 15.

  • Jackson Cassidy Nominated for Mr. Football

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    NASHVILLE — For the second year in a row, a McKenzie Rebel has been nominated for Class A’s Mr. Football Award.  Last year, it was junior running back Marquez Taylor and this year it is senior quarterback Jackson Cassidy.

  • McKenzie Banner November 8, 2022

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

  • Carroll County Sports Schedule: November 7-14

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    Tuesday, November 8 Middle School Basketball McKenzie vs Harrelson, 6 p.m. Huntingdon at West Carroll, 6 p.m.

  • McKenzie Defeats Wayne County in First Round of Playoff

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    McKenzie (November 4) — McKenzie Rebels defeated Wayne County 63-0 in the first round of the Class 1A football playoffs at Rebel Stadium on November 4. Next up is Moore County (9-1), Region 5 at Rebel Stadium on Friday, November 11, Veterans Day, 7 p.m.

  • Huntingdon Advances With Playoff Win

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    HUNTINGDON — The Huntingdon Mustangs wasted no time establishing they belonged in the playoffs scoring four touchdowns in the opening frame and added three more in the second quarter racking up 50 first half points against Memphis Mitchell and won the contest 50-12.

  • Gleason Honors Senior Players

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    Gleason High School football players were honored on the final game of the season on October 28.

  • South Wins All-Star Game

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    ATWOOD — Cloudy skies, breezy winds, and a good crowd were on hand for the annual Centennial Bank Middle School All-Star Game between the North and South teams.

  • Cats Clinch Regular Season Crown on Senior Day

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    McKENZIE — The No. 4 Bethel Wildcats scored 28 points in the first quarter and coasted to a 59-6 victory over the visiting Faulkner Eagles Saturday afternoon. It was Senior Day for 19 Wildcats who were honored in pregame ceremonies. It was also Military/First Responders Appreciation Day. With the win, Bethel clinched the Mid-South Conference title. 

  • McKenzie Middle School Wins Two Over West Carroll

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    McKenzie Middle School basketball tipped off November hosting West Carroll Junior High on Tuesday, November 1. The Lady War Eagles drained a three-pointer to take an early lead and maintained a slim 1-2 point lead throughout the first period until McKenzie hit a basket taking an 11-10 lead just seconds before the end of the first period.

  • West Carroll Drops Two to Greenfield

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    ATWOOD — West Carroll Junior High Basketball played host to Greenfield Middle School, Thursday, November 3 losing both contests to the Lady ‘Jackets and Yellow Jackets.

  • Weekly 150: The Ryman

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    After last week’s story on Jerry Lee Lewis, it seemed like I could not shake the feeling that I needed to do more about music. What was there to talk about that folks would find interesting enough to read? Plus I needed to do my best to keep it somewhat local.

  • Carroll County Sheriff’s Department Reports

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    Open Investigation — On October 28th, John Cole, 85, of Huntingdon, reported someone had broken into his home.

  • Property Transfers

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    Jodie A. Matthews to Jodie A. Matthews in district 11.

  • General Sessions Report

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    HUNTINGDON — The following cases were heard in Carroll County General Sessions Court on October 19.

  • McKenzie Police Reports

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    Multiple Charges — McKenzie Police Sgt. Cody Coleman initiated a traffic stop on a Ford Ranger for a display of plates violation early Sunday morning, November 6 on Hwy 22. Bryer Caswell, 27, of Lexington, was driving on a suspended license for failure to appear in Henry County Court. The vehicle tag was from another vehicle and the original plate was expired in 2016. Caswell was cited for Driving on Suspended – 1st Offense, Expired Registration, Financial Responsibility Violation, and Unlawful Removal of Plates.

  • Recipes 11-8-22

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    Ground Beef Casserole 1 1/2 lb. ground beef 1/2 cup chopped onion 3 oz. cream cheese 1 can mushroom soup 1/2 cup milk 1/4 cup ketchup 1 teaspoon salt Canned biscuits

  • Calendar 11-8-22

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    County Library November Events The Carroll County Library, 625 High Street, Suite 102, Huntingdon, announced events for November. TOT Times are scheduled Tuesdays, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 at 10:30 a.m. Homeschool Hangouts are scheduled Thursday, November 10, and Monday, November 21, 10 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.

  • He Got Mother’s Attention, And Mine!

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

    My Mother didn’t like Jerry Lee Lewis.

  • NTC - Elliott

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

  • Substitute Trustee Sale - Antony Goodwin

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022

  • Carroll Purchasing Committee Meeting

    Tuesday, November 8, 2022