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Arts in the Alley welcomes perfect weather
Arts in the Alley welcomes perfect weather

Arts in the Alley was held last Thursday, Aug. 15, at Henderson Downtown Park. Beautiful, unseasonably cool weather welcomed visitors, vendors and musicians.

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Food, refreshments, entertainment mark Labor Day picnic

The Labor Day weekend picnic tradition in Chester County returns Aug. 31 beginning with a parade at 9 a.m. at Chester County High School and eventually concluding on Luray Ave. at North Chester School, 189 Luray Ave.

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Schools announce mobile app to access school info

Chester County Schools have announced the release of a new, district-wide mobile communications application from School Connect, a leading developer of mobile applications for K-12 school systems and institutions.

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Opinion

Censoring Eisenhower and religious freedom in the military

If President Eisenhower were alive today, the five-star general may be shocked to know that his own speeches are too offensive to be quoted in the military he used to command.

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Hi! I’m back … and a bit about why I write
Hi! I’m back … and a bit about why I write

Hello, again, “Mary’s Musings” readers. I took a little unplanned break from this column for the last seven months or so, and it’s great to be back writing again. I’ve missed having the opportunity to write about my thoughts, my adventures, and my random musings about life.

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Living In Multicultural America

I was eating lunch with a high school friend recently at an Atlanta airport restaurant. He has worked in customs for eight years. He noted, “Everyone working in this restaurant is from someplace else.” We were intrigued and started asking those in the busy restaurant their country of origin.

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The Game Changer
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Sports

ACE! CCHS’s Chasteen gets hole-in-one
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Chester, Hardin dominate skills
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CCHS begins again at Adamsville
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FHU soccer opens home season Saturday
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Juniors roll in opener
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SPORTS SCHEDULES
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What's Happening

What's Happening
What's Happening
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Education

A dino growing at record speeds
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CHESTER COUNTY JUNIOR HIGH NEWS
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Diversifying your experiences is key to making life interesting
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EAST CHESTER ELEMENTARY NEWS
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JACKS CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NEWS
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Understanding can change the mentality of hate
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UT Extension questions and answers: We’re almost there!
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WEST CHESTER ELEMENTARY NEWS
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Obituaries

Annie Clifford Webb Haynes
April 4, 1917 – Aug. 13, 2013
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Domenic Neri
Oct. 24, 1948 – Aug. 9, 2013
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Gayle Ellington
March 11, 1940 – August 19, 2013
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Glenna Smith Lucas
July 18, 1947 – Aug. 16, 2013
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Church News

A special welcome
A special welcome
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Your Right To Know

Child passenger safety certification
Child passenger safety certification

Law enforcement officers and officials from many area agencies were in Henderson last week for a 32-hour program designed to certify officers in the correct use and installation of child safety seats.

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Shelby County caretaker arrested  for reckless homicide for death of dependent juvenile
Shelby County caretaker arrested for reckless homicide for death of dependent juvenile

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s case against a licensed practical nurse resulted in her arrest in Shelby County after she was indicted in the death of a dependent 3-year-old child who was under her care.

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Your Right To Know
Your Right To Know
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Public Notices

Public Notices
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Lifestyle

Have you seen the muffin man?  No, well, it’s time for muffins anyway
Have you seen the muffin man? No, well, it’s time for muffins anyway
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FHU gives “welcomes home” to its new students
FHU gives “welcomes home” to its new students

Freed-Hardeman University held a “Welcome Home” to its new and transfer students Saturday.

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Mike’s Appliance grand opening
Mike’s Appliance grand opening

Mike Stowe, right, cuts the ribbon officially opening Mike’s Appliance Repair in Magic Valley at 3615 Hwy 45 North of Henderson.

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100th Birthday Celebration planned for Jones
100th Birthday Celebration planned for Jones
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Lordy, Lordy look who’s 40!!!! Happy Birthday!
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Priddy 50th anniversary
Priddy 50th anniversary
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Stanfill – Kilzer engagement
Stanfill – Kilzer engagement
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Movie Review – Red 2 – “Great cast”

Red 2 – without seeing the original, Red – was … interesting! Meaning the plot was excellent with many seasoned actors and actresses.

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Off The Shelf
Off The Shelf
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“Did You Know…”
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“Doing happy”: Four steps for pumping up your joy in life
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Haslam awards $1.6 to parks

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Environment and Conservation Commissioner Bob Martineau last week awarded $1,694,000 in Recreational Trails Program grants to recipients across Tennessee.

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New name, new director for Wee Care daycare

Wee Care Preschool, 626 White Ave., has changed its name to Community Child Development Center. The center is licensed for 128 children between the ages of six weeks to 12 years.

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Psychological abuse is the first warning: run, get out
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Words for the Week: “best vacation was …”
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Top Stories

Jamboree readies CCHS for opener
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent Chester County’s Jarrett Wilson races for yardage against Hardin County in the Star Physical Therapy Jamboree Friday at Eagle Stadium.
Jamboree readies CCHS for opener

Chester County took on Hardin County last Friday in the Star Physical Therapy Jamboree The two-period contest was a preview to the upcoming season for area football fans that jammed Eagle Stadium for the four contests.

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FHU plans Hope Barber Shull Academic Center
FHU plans Hope Barber Shull Academic Center

Dr. John and Rosemary Brown, naming donors for the Brown-Kopel Business Building at Freed-Hardeman University, will donate $7.5 million for the construction of the Hope Barber Shull Academic Resource Center, which will expand the existing library complex almost 29,000 feet.

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C.C. schools meet  2013 exam goals
C.C. schools meet 2013 exam goals

Former Chester County Schools Superintendent John Pipkin filled in for his wife and current Superintendent Cherrie Pipkin during the Aug. 15 meeting of the Chester County School Board.

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No energy “vampires”  allowed at East
No energy “vampires” allowed at East

Some teachers dressed as “energy vampires” to demonstrate how negativity sucks away positive feelings and causes otherwise positive people to feel negative.

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Wild ride on Needmore
Wild ride on Needmore

Rescue workers attend to Paul F. Deal after his automobile left the roadway, skidded along the shoulder of Needmore Road, side-swiped a tree and jumped a ditch before coming to a rest in a field.

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Community News

<i>A Mother’s Love</i>
A Mother’s Love

A mother’s love has been fodder for artists and photographers for centuries, inspiring statues and paintings the world over.  But here in Chester County, a living depiction of maternal love is found in the story of two moms, Janice Terry and her daughter, Tammy Lott.

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Deanburg Community News
Deanburg Community News
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Enville Community News
Enville Community News

Happy Birthday wishes go to Linda Ludington, Patrick Haley, Robbie Haley and Millie Slezak on Aug. 23; Anita Lambert on Aug. 24; Maxine Grisham on Aug. 26; Garin Griffin and McKenzee McCleod on Aug. 27; and Charlotte Canaday on Aug. 28.

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Henderson Community News
Henderson Community News

Hello to everyone! I hope you had a wonderful week. The first thing I would like to do is thank the Lord for another week. You know it is always great to be with you in your home, on your job and even overseas. To all of our men and women in the military, thank you for serving our country!

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Montezuma Community News
Montezuma Community News

Members voted at last meeting to raise the rent fee for non-members to $75. The fee has been $50 to rent the center and members were not required to pay.

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New Friendship & Glendale Community News
New Friendship & Glendale Community News

I am sorry that my article did not reach the Independent last week. I wrote the article and it got misplaced before I got over there.

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<i>Only Yesterday</i><br>“Chester County boys meet in North African hospital”
Only Yesterday
“Chester County boys meet in North African hospital”
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