Curious Travels: World War II Memorabilia discovered in Hohenwald

Photo Crystal Nash, Lewis County Librarian/Historian

Untouched, the box sat in a corner of the attic for years.  His daughters were 16 years apart in age, and when he died, the youngest was only 19. “I never really listened to his stories much, never cared.  You … Continue reading

Local Man Completes 50 Mile Trail Run

Richard Pelfrey climbing during a 50 mile Wild Trails Signal Mountain race.

Humility:  His mentor of seven years preaches it, no, requires it. And Richard Pelfrey gets it. “It’s his number one lesson.  Don’t tell anyone about the runs,” Richard explained of his mentor, Greg Martin of Columbia.  “Humility equals anonymity.  It … Continue reading

Terry Hinson

Terry "Red" Hinson

Terry “Red” Wiley Hinson, age 58, died suddenly on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia. Funeral service was held Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Freedom Holy Temple church with Glen Floyd officiating. … Continue reading

John Owen

John Michael Owen, age 64, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at Lois M. Deberry Special Needs Facility in Nashville. No service was held. McDonald Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements. Mr. Owen was born May 9, 1952 in Lewis … Continue reading

Juanita Newton

Juanita Ruth Newton, age 86, passed away Sunday, November 20, 2016 at Lewis County Nursing and Rehab Center in Hohenwald. Funeral service was held Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Hohenwald First United Methodist Church with Drew Brewer … Continue reading