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McKenzie Banner Classifieds 9-13-22

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In this issue

  • McKenzie Man Airlifted After Accident

    Tuesday, September 13

    McKENZIE (September 9) — A McKenzie man is recuperating from injuries sustained in a single-car accident on September 9, around 4:50 p.m.

  • Carroll County Area Fall Sports Schedule for September 12-17

    Tuesday, September 13

    Monday, September 12 Middle School Softball McKenzie at Henry County, 5 p.m. Huntingdon vs Inman, 5 p.m. West Carroll at Crockett Co. (Double Header), 5 p.m.

  • Memorial Service Set for Judge Williams

    Tuesday, September 13

    Judge John Everett Williams of Huntingdon, Tenn. died Friday, September 2, 2022 while on his annual pilgrimage at Burning Man.

  • McKenzie Promotes White to Assistant Police Chief

    Tuesday, September 13

    McKENZIE (September 8) — Thursday evening, during the regular meeting of the City of McKenzie Board of Mayor and Council, the council was made aware of the recent promotion of the police department’s Ryan White from lieutenant to assistant chief.

  • McKenzie All-City Party is Thursday

    Tuesday, September 13

    The City of McKenzie is hosting an All-City Party on the downtown square on Thursday, September 15, 2022, 6-7 p.m. with the final 2022 Nights on Broadway immediately following at 7 p.m.

  • Huntingdon to Celebrate Heritage Day

    Tuesday, September 13

    It is time once again to celebrate Huntingdon Heritage Day Festival with the Town of Huntingdon. On Saturday, September 24, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., all are invited to Huntingdon’s historic Court Square to join this free special event honoring the rich history of Carroll County and its county seat, Huntingdon. 

  • TVA Board Holds Base Rates Steady, Increases Customer Credits for FY23

    Tuesday, September 13

    MARTIN (August 31) — Despite high inflation and fuel prices, TVA is maintaining a steady base rate for FY23, helping to maintain an average wholesale rate of around 7 cents per kilowatt-hour, the same as it has been for more than a decade.

  • Tennessee Announces $446M In Broadband Expansion

    Tuesday, September 13

    NASHVILLE — Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD) Commissioner Stuart McWhorter announced the state will award $446,770,282 in grants for the expansion of internet access across the state of Tennessee.

  • Bethel, City to Host Boo Fest

    Tuesday, September 13

    McKENZIE — Bethel University and the City of McKenzie are hosting a favorite tradition for children.

  • McKenzie Chamber of Commerce Announces Upcoming Events

    Tuesday, September 13

    The McKenzie Chamber of Commerce and Industry announces the following scheduled events.

  • July Unemployment Figures Down

    Tuesday, September 13

    NASHVILLE — The July Tennessee Labor and Workforce Department unemployment figures show a slight unemployment decrease in Carroll and Henry Counties while Weakley County shows an increase in unemployment numbers.

  • UT Extension is Motivating Participants to Keep Fit, Healthy

    Tuesday, September 13

    The Carroll County UT Extension Office’s FCS program has been busy this past month.

  • Corene Bennett to Celebrate 100th Birthday

    Tuesday, September 13

    McKENZIE — Corene Bennett of McKenzie will celebrate her 100th birthday on September 22 with family and friends. 

  • Jerry Wilcoxson Memorial Golf Tournament is October 21

    Tuesday, September 13

    McKENZIE — The Jerry Wilcoxson Memorial Golf Tournament honors the legacy of the late Dr. Jerry Wilcoxson during Bethel’s Homecoming week. Homecoming is a time for Wildcats from all over to come back home and celebrate years of students, faith, education, and community.

  • Gasoline Prices Decline During Week

    Tuesday, September 13

    Average gasoline prices in Tennessee fell 10.8 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $3.23/g today, according to GasBuddy’s survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Prices in Tennessee are 26.7 cents per gallon lower than a month ago and stand 37.8 cents per gallon higher than a year ago. The national average price of diesel has declined 5.5 cents in the last week and stands at $5.01 per gallon.

  • Monkeypox Vaccine Available at Health Department

    Tuesday, September 13

    HUNTINGDON (September 6)  — Tennessee Department of Health is providing the monkeypox vaccine to those eligible to be vaccinated for the infection. Please call the Carroll County Health Department, at 731-986-1990, for vaccine information. 

  • Union University Friends Gather at Bobby Gee’s

    Tuesday, September 13

    Friends of Reverend John Adams came from Jackson to have breakfast at Bobby Gee’s. Brother Adams is the former vice president for Religious Affairs at Union University and former pastor of First Baptist Church, McKenzie.

  • McKenzie Banner September 13, 2022

    Tuesday, September 13

  • McKenzie Rebels Claim Win Over Obion County

    Tuesday, September 13

    McKENZIE (September 9) — McKenzie Rebels are 4-0 after defeating the Obion County Rebels 49-14 on Randy Thomas Field on Friday, September 9. The senior-heavy MHS Rebels controlled the game on offense and defense, leaving the visitors feeling the strength of the 2021 Class 1A runners-up.

  • Huntingdon Tames Riverside Panthers

    Tuesday, September 13

    In a game with potential playoff implications, Huntingdon’s Mustangs wasted no time taking control of the contest winning 33-7 over the Riverside Panthers.

  • War Eagles Win In Overtime

    Tuesday, September 13

    West Carroll and South Fulton put on a scoring show on Friday, September 9, with 11 total touchdowns scored in the contest at South Fulton. The War Eagles survived 49-48 in overtime to remain undefeated.

  • Gleason Junior High Homecoming

    Tuesday, September 13

  • McKenzie Middle Thumps Henderson County North

    Tuesday, September 13

    The McKenzie Rebels put their unbeaten record on the line hosting Henderson County North on Thursday, September 8 winning 30-2.

  • McKenzie Middle Softball Falls to Inman, Huntingdon

    Tuesday, September 13

    McKenzie Middle School Softball endured a tough week following the Labor Day break losing at home to Paris Inman and losing at Huntingdon.

  • Cats Win Third in a Row

    Tuesday, September 13

    McKENZIE — The Bethel Wildcats made it three straight wins with a 28-3 win over Point University Saturday at Wildcat Stadium. The Cats moved to 3-0 while the Point Skyhawks dropped to 0-3. 

  • Recipes 9-13-22

    Tuesday, September 13

    Farmers Casserole 3 cups frozen shredded hashbrown potatoes 3/4 cup cheddar cheese, shredded 1 cup cooked ham, diced 1/4 cup green onions, sliced 4 eggs, beaten 1 (12 oz.) can evaporated milk 1/4 teaspoon salt

  • Calendar 9-13-22

    Tuesday, September 13

    Scholarship Shoot in Memory of Lee Russell Carroll County Sports Shooting Park is hosting a sporting clays shoot on October 1. The first flight is 9 a.m. and second flight is 1 p.m. 

  • McKenzie Police Reports

    Tuesday, September 13

    Domestic Assault — MPD Investigator Justin Brister was dispatched to an active fight on Friday, September 9 at a Forrest Avenue residence between two white males. The caller advised that a female was holding a bat standing beside the two males.

  • Carroll County Sheriff’s Reports

    Tuesday, September 13

    Public Intoxication — Markus L. Sneed, 38, McKenzie, was charged with public intoxication and resisting arrest on September 5.

  • Circuit Court Indictments

    Tuesday, September 13

    Desmond Jamond Stewart indicted for Reckless Endangerment – Deadly Weapon Involved, Evading Arrest Flight – Vehicle, and Aggravated Assault on First Responder.

  • Carroll County General Sessions Court

    Tuesday, September 13

    William Robert Killen, Smith Lane, Atwood, dismissed, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Failure of Driver to Exercise Due Care, Failure to Provide Immediate Notice of Accident.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Tuesday, September 13

    Tracy Dwayne Taylor, 54, of Ripley to Radreka Senee Taylor Littleton, 47, of McKenzie.

  • Property Transfers

    Tuesday, September 13

    Brenda Isela Rodriguez to New Vision Trust in District 22.

  • Weekly 150: Dale R. Kelley

    Tuesday, September 13

    During Dale’s senior year of college, he began officiating junior high basketball games with Don Durden. This segued into high school games through the Northwest Tennessee High School Basketball Officiating Association.

  • Magnificent Mystical Marker Mysteriously Misplaced

    Tuesday, September 13

    I took a road trip. Which is pretty rare for me these days. For lots of reasons: I enjoy being home. I don’t travel “as good” as I once did. The price of gas makes going less fun. It’s hard to get a good pimento cheese sandwich at most any roadside eatery. And our cat doesn’t like it when we leave.