TCAT Hohenwald hosts Rural ECD Tour

Posted July 2, 2015 at 12:27 pm

Assistant Commissioner Amy New held a Rural Economic Development Listening Tour Meeting on the campus of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Hohenwald on Monday, June 1, 2015. The initiative was coordinated by regional area representative, Jerry Merriman in association with Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development. The mission of the taskforce is to drive local, state and federal partnerships and stakeholders to continuously improve education, entrepreneurial opportunities, economic development site inventory and digital infrastructure that will build stronger Tennessee communities. The taskforce is charged with engaging rural development to align public and private resources and offer new strategic initiatives to create transformative, holistic solutions in tourism, agriculture and economic activities across Tennessee.

The listening tour was attended by many county economic development coordinators, county

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    Local Historian passes away

    Posted July 2, 2015 at 12:27 pm

    Local Historian Marjorie Graves, age 79, passed away Monday, June 22, 2015 at Maury Regional Medical Center in Columbia.

    Graves was chairman of the book committee which compiled the History and Families

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    County Commission Designates Industrial Park Land

    Posted July 2, 2015 at 12:27 pm

    The Lewis County Board of Commissioners met in regular session Monday, June 15, 2015 in the Court Room of the Lewis County Courthouse. The meeting was called to order by County Clerk Sandra Clayton at 6:00 p.m. with all members present with

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    “This is a working hobby”

    Posted July 1, 2015 at 12:00 am


    You may know Lee Carroll as the owner of Leon’s Body Shop on Elm Street, busy as a bee rushing around trying to squeeze what seems like 24 hours

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    Cathey’s Creek/Hampshire news

    Posted June 25, 2015 at 12:00 am

    By Laura Hayes

    Summer has not arrived yet, but the temps have made an early entrance to the season! By the time you are reading this article the season will be about a week

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    American Dreamers

    Posted June 18, 2015 at 12:00 am

    The American dream may seem like a clichéd concept to some people or perhaps an unattainable goal to others. It has been neither for Robby and Katerina Moore.

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