State Comptroller’s Office Directs County on how

Posted July 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

The Lewis County Board of Commissioners met in a “Special Called Meeting” Thursday, July 24, 2014. The meeting, which possibly violated Tennessee’s Sunshine Law due to lack of public notice, was called because of a letter received from the State Comptroller’s Office of State and Local Finance. The letter, addressed to members of the Commission and Van Ward, County Mayor, was sent as a consequence of a request from Lewis County on July 21, 2014 to approve the issuance of tax and revenue anticipation notes (“TRAN”) for fiscal year 2015 in the amount of $600,000 for the County’s General Fund.

The letter stated, “The County plans to pass a tax anticipation note resolution authorizing the issuance of the TRANs at the County Commission meeting on July 21, 2014. On Friday, July 18, 2014, the County did

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    VFW Post 1814 celebrates

    Posted July 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

    75 years

    VFW Post 1814 in Hohenwald celebrates 75 years of serving the needs of local veterans and their families on August 27, 2014. The Diamond Anniversary Award Citation will be presented to the Post in

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    Early Voting

    Posted July 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Ends Saturday

    Election Day

    August 7

    Lewis County

    Posted July 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Veteran’s Hall

    in disarray

    By Judy Runions

    If you have been down to the War Memorial Building to vote or on other business

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    Work at Memorial Park Progresses

    Posted July 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

    If you have not been to Memorial Park this summer, then you could not have noticed all of the improvements which are being made there. The new director of the park Claude “Bucky” Isbell and his crew have

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    Lewis County Schools

    Posted July 24, 2014 at 12:00 am

    2014-15 Opening Schedule

    INSERVICE – Certified and Support Staff are to report for Opening Ceremonies at the LCHS Commons Area, Thursday, July 31 – 9 a.m. All school offices will be closed for Inservice on July

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    DeLorenzo seeks Commissioner seat

    Posted July 24, 2014 at 12:00 am

    DeLORENZO

    Deann (De) DeLorenzo wishes to announce she is a candidate for the office of Fifth District County Commissioner.

    In making her announcement, she stated, “I am

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    Record number participating

    Posted July 24, 2014 at 12:00 am

    in Early Voting

    The first day of early voting in Lewis County kicked off with a bang. Lewis County Election Commission Administrator Connie Ferguson reported a record 280 voters cast their ballots on opening

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    Sealy for County Commissioner

    Posted July 17, 2014 at 12:00 am

    SEALY

    Roger Sealy announced he is seeking re-election to the County Commission in the third district of Lewis County.

    He states, “My name is Roger Sealy

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    Halfacre seeks

    Posted July 17, 2014 at 12:00 am

    5th District

    Commissioner seat

    HALFACRE

    “My name is Patrick Halfacre II. I am running for fifth district commissioner.

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    Soccer

    Posted July 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

    The Lewis County Soccer Club is currently holding open registration for the Fall 2014 soccer season, with the next on-site registration set for this Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. In the parking lot of Tractor Supply Company (TSC). New registration

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    Kick-Off Banquet set for August 9

    Posted July 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

    The 21st annual Football Kickoff Dinner will be held August 9, 2014 at 6 p.m. in the Lewis County High School Commons Area.

    Proceeds from the dinner support the football players and cheerleaders.

    Tickets are

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    Hampshire /Cathey’s Creek News

    Posted July 24, 2014 at 12:00 am

    By Laura Hayes

    The United States of America has recently celebrated her 228th birthday! What an accomplishment.

    Hampshire Family & Community Education Club met Tuesday morning, July 8, at the Hampshire Museum.

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