The 2013 Arts in the Alley Finale will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19. Regional musicians are invited to perform. Performers should contact cthompson @fhu.edu to enter.
Bicycle enthusiasts across the state are currently taking part in the annual Bicycle Ride Across Tenn-essee.
The Chester County Election Commission wishes to remind citizens that Sept. 24 is National Voter Registration Day.
Three area gangs, including one from Henderson, have been implicated in a recent Lexington shooting.
Chester County School Board will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19, at the office of the Board of Education.
On Friday, Sept. 20, the Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting enforcement operations in Chester County at the following times and locations:
The President and Congress will make the decisions when it comes to Syria. They and military leadership have far more information than I. However, we will not go into Syria, throw our rocks and run back home unscathed. The scathing may occur immediately or weeks or months later.
Tina Mae Roberson Cox, 79, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013 at her home in Henderson. Funeral services were Thursday, Sept. 14, at Shackelford Funeral Directors – Casey Chapel.
Warren Thomas Baldwin Sr., 78, passed away Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 at his home. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 at the Jacks Creek Church of Christ.
Forty Forks Baptist Church, 672 Ed Barham Rd, Bethel Springs, has announced their fifth Sunday activities and meal Sunday, Sept. 29!
Everyone is invited to attend the Revival meetings at Deanburg Baptist Church, 645 Deanburg Rd. in Henderson (Off Hwy 100 West).
Struggling with enough money to cover your expenses, your needs … your hopes?
Haltom’s Chapel Church will hold their revival at 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, and at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23 through Wednesday, Sept. 25.
Harvest Time Church of God in Christ is pleased to announce its Women’s Day Service, at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, at 414 Beechwood Ave. in Henderson.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam last week convened key stakeholders including members of the General Assembly and leaders from Tennessee’s four-year colleges and universities, community colleges, colleges of applied technology, chambers of commerce, the business community and the state board of education to discuss the challenges Tennessee faces in building a strong workforce for today and in the future.
One of the country’s top bond rating agencies analyzed debt ratios in all 50 states and concluded that Tennessee’s ratio is the lowest.
For the remainder of 2013, west Tennessee will experience an increase in tourism. Tour buses and groups will descend on this part of the Volunteer State to celebrate the 150th birthday of Casey Jones—a railroad engineer who gave his life so others might live.
When I run out of ideas for a recipe, I can always depend on my husband to come up with something creative to help me out. I was recently feeling uninspired and frustrated that I couldn’t figure out how to make anything in our house turn into a tasty recipe, and he assured me that he had an idea.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Smith of Henderson and Mr. and Mrs. Mark Crocker of McLemoresville announce the engagement of their daughter, Brooke Michelle Crocker, to Nathaniel David Denson, son of Dr. and Mrs. David Denson of Monticello, Ark.
The Medical Specialty Clinic has announced the addition of gastroenterologist Dr. Brittain Little.
Billie Noles of Henderson, pictured below, received notice from Eber & Wein Publishing of Pennsylvania that one of her poems, “Fireplace, Can You Tell?” will be published in an upcoming volume called, “This Time Around.”
Clayton Bank hosted Chester County Retired Teachers to a delicious lunch on Sept. 11.
Mr. and Mrs. Brian Signaigo announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Miss Sara Katherine Signaigo, to Mr. Brett Coleman Turner, son of Aubrey Turner and Cheryl Hunt both of Nashville.
The Montezuma Community Club received an American flag from the Henderson Chapter 40 of Woodmen of the World this past Saturday at the center's fund raiser breakfast.
State officials last week announced that honorably discharged veterans may now visit any driver services center in the state to obtain a specially designated veteran driver license or photo identification card.
Either I have seen all the movies out now, some more than once, or else they are movies I do not want to go see. My quandary is this: To write a review, or not to write a review – that is the question!
Remote Area Medical (RAM) is returning to Chester County, Oct. 12 and 13, at Chester County Junior High, 930 East Main Street in Henderson.
People do not have to be nice to you, but it is nice to be nice; we should all be kind to one another.
The title to this article may be a little misleading, if not downright confusing! Why would anyone plant seeds now – lots of gardens are “done,” some of the row crops are being harvested now and our students just recently went back to school. Well, I hope you read on …
Who’s to say when your children are grown and moved far away that you can’t enjoy “family time”?
Soon brilliant colors will decorate the mountains surrounding Chattanooga. Two-hour “Awesome Autumn” fall color cruises will be offered daily aboard the River Gorge Explorer beginning in October.
The first Appalachian Heritage Day will take place 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST Sept. 21 in Historic Rugby.
The fur will fly, but in the end, one will stand the test of time. In partnership with WMC-TV 5, a naming contest for the seven-week-old snow leopard cub is now open until Sept. 20 at the Memphis Zoo.
New Friendship Community Club invites everyone to come and enjoy a bowl of stew “on the house.”
A new GeoChallenge for the Pocket Ranger®, the free iPhone and Android application for park visitors on the move, has now launched at statewide Tennessee state parks.
National Public Lands Day (NPLD) across the nation is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 21. Three area state parks have activities scheduled to coincide with the event.
Henderson Board of Mayor and Aldermen met in regular session on Thursday, Sept. 12.
Jeff Smith of Smith’s Towing wades into the water in order to pull out a car found in a tributary of Sweetlips Creek Friday morning off Enville Road.
After 38 years of employment with county government, Nadine Carroll has retired.
On the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Cash Express honored those who died that dreadful day by honoring first responders on Sept. 11, 2013.
The non-district matchup left the teams heading in opposite directions record-wise, 3-1 for the JCM Cougars and 1-3 for the CCHS Eagles.
Cooking a delicacy like stew is not so unusual, especially in the rural south. However, when you add the seasoning of family, friends and good fellowship, the taste rises to the level of an indescribable delight.
Fall is on its way! Can you feel it?
Happy birthday wishes this week go to Jimmy Concialdi on Sept. 19; Beth Ann Hill and Hannah Collins on Sept. 21; Abigail Tully on Sept. 22; and Sharon Hopper on Sept. 24.
Happy birthday wishes go to Pat Presgrove on Sept. 19; Nalani Broderick on Sept. 20; James G. Vinson on Sept. 21; Jo Martin on Sept. 22; Jennifer Martin and Branden Martin on Sept. 23; and Julie Smith on Sept. 25.
Hello to everyone! What a wonderful, wonderful week we had. The cool weather was just great. Fall is almost here. The first day of autumn is Sept. 22.
The Montezuma Community Center meeting will be at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7.
The New Friendship Community Club invites everyone to the center on Oct. 5 at 11 a.m. for a free bowl of delicious stew. The stew will be available for carryout for $18 per gallon. Drinks and desserts will be available.
The Jacks Creek Community Club met on Thursday, Sept. 12, at the Jacks Creek Community of Christ Church with 41 members and guests present.
You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!
Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: