City Council Relieves Judge Billy Townsend

Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

as City Judge

The Hohenwald Mayor and City Council met in regular session in the council room at City Hall on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 5 p.m. Present were Mayor Johnny Clayton, Vice-Mayor Dustin Flowers, Councilmen Bill Lawson, Raymond Runions and Mike Hinson. Also in attendance were: Finance Officer Kyle Hamm, Police Chief Sam Livingston, Fire Chief Steve Vineyard, City Clerk Jane Wayland, Building and Codes Inspector Randy Hinson and Economic Development Coordinator Shelia Carroll. Visitors were Steve Keeton and Sue DeNicolais.

Bill Lawson gave the invocation and the Pledge to the Flag was lead by Sam Livingston. With no public input the Council moved to the consent agenda which included approval of the minutes from the August 5, 2014 meeting and monthly reports from all Department Heads. A motion was made

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    Oktober Heritage Festival Oct. 10-11

    Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Lewis County attracts thousands of visitors to the downtown Oktober Heritage Festival the second weekend in October each year. Arts, crafts, food and entertainment are just a few of the attractions.

    Committee members

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    Local

    Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

    businessman

    dies suddenly

    BREWER

    Local businessman Tony Brewer, age 68, passed away suddenly at his home. He was a cabinet

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    Pancake

    Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Breakfast kicks off festivities

    A sweet beginning to the Oktober Heritage Festival in Hohenwald on Saturday, October 11, 2014 will be a Pancake Breakfast, co-sponsored by the Pilot Club of Hohenwald and the Lewis County Historical

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    “Share the Parkway” campaign kicks-off

    Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

    The National Park Service and its partners, the Natchez Trace Parkway Association and Adventure Cycling Association, announce the beginning of a campaign to “Share the Parkway.” The campaign will kick-off with three focus group meetings next week during which

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    Local FFA Chapter Elects Officers

    Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

    The Hohenwald Chapter of Future Farmers of America (FFA) at Lewis County High School recently elected officers for the 2014-15 school year. Pictured are, from left, Advisor Brandon Mitchell, Secretary Jon Spears, Historian Taylor Darden, President Allison Tanner,

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    Schwendimann Law Office Open House

    Posted September 18, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Elected officials, lawyers, dignitaries, family and friends attended the ribbon cutting and open house of the law office of Jakob Lewis Schwendimann. The office is located at 109 East Main Street. Pictured with Schwendimann, middle cutting the ribbon, is

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    Veterans Memorial Highway dedicated

    Posted September 18, 2014 at 12:00 am

    A portion of Highway 412 from Elm Street to Brewer Drive has been named Veterans Memorial Highway in honor of military veterans and their families. Many Lewis County veterans, Hohenwald Mayor Johnny Clayton, Lewis County Mayor Bill Webb, and

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    County Commission Sets Tax Rate

    Posted September 18, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Passes Budget for 2014-15

    Taxes to increase 49 cents per thousand for property owners

    The Lewis County Board of Commissioners met in regular session Monday September 15, 2014 in the Court

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    Hibbett Sporting Goods coming soon

    Posted September 18, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Hibbett Sporting Goods, Inc., an Alabama-based sporting goods company operating as Hibbett Sports, is pleased to announce that its newest Hibbett Sports store will be opening in Hohenwald, employing approximately eight full and part-time team members.

    The store

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    READY, SET .

    Posted September 18, 2014 at 12:00 am

    - The road paving crew of Franklin-based Tennessee Valley Paving is ready to GO Tuesday morning, September 16, putting new asphalt on a section of Smith Street from North Park Street to North Walnut

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    Panthers fall to Lion’s bite

    Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

    “This game is over. Let’s get ready for Hickman County

    and get this bad taste out of our mouths” Coach Bobby Sharp

    Two unbeaten teams collided in Camden Friday,

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    Cathey’s Creek/Hampshire News

    Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

    By Laura Hayes

    Attending the 69th graduating class of 1945 at Lewis County High School reunion August 2 was alumni William Rodgers.

    Hope everyone enjoyed Labor Day, even though the weather info

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    Gordonsburg / Little Swan News

    Posted September 25, 2014 at 12:00 am

    By Dorothy Warf

    We are really getting dry in this area although there have been scattered showers they have been light and far between. The trees are even suffering and are losing leaves like later in

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    Gordonsburg / Little Swan News

    Posted September 18, 2014 at 12:00 am

    By Dorothy Warf

    The past few days have been cooler and as some say even cold, but only down to fifty-three on Saturday night. At least this was the coldest I saw it. The days were really

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    Gifts and Moore opens its doors

    Posted September 18, 2014 at 12:00 am

    A new business, Gifts and Moore, has recently opened it’s doors in Hohenwald.

    Gifts and Moore is a family owned and operated business located at 39 East Main Street. The business is owned by Shawn and

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    Gordonsburg / Little Swan News

    Posted September 11, 2014 at 12:00 am

    By Dorothy Warf

    The weather people promised the next few days will be cooler, and I, for one, am glad. I am tired of this hot and humid weather. There were some scattered showers around the

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