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Set clocks back

Posted October 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

Saturday night

“Spring forward, Fall back” this is the quote to remember when determining which way the clock goes for Daylight Saving Time.

The end of Daylight Saving Time (DST) marks the day where people will have to bid farewell to longer days and expect longer nights.

Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2 a.m. everyone revert their clocks back one hour. It is advised that before going to bed on Saturday night to go ahead and set your clocks backward.

Credit for Daylight Saving Time belongs to Benjamin Franklin who proposed the idea in an essay in 1784 when he wrote the time change could be a good idea to save candles.

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    Commission Meets, Funds Local Non-Profits

    Posted October 31, 2014 at 12:00 am

    The Lewis County Board of Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, October 20, 2014 with all members present. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Pro-tem Brian Peery at 6:05 p.m., the invocation was given by Commissioner Bill Dyer and pledge to

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    Rawdon announces

    Posted October 29, 2014 at 12:00 am

    for School Board

    Rawdon

    Paul Rawdon has announced he is a candidate for District 1 School Board member to be filled in the November election.

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    LCIS Honor Roll

    Posted October 30, 2014 at 12:00 am

    announced

    Mary McDonald, Principal at Lewis County Intermediate School, recently announced the honor roll for the first nine weeks of school.

    The students are listed in alphabetical order instead of grade.

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    Burn Permits required by state law

    Posted October 24, 2014 at 12:00 am

    The Tennessee Department of Agriculture Division of Forestry and the Department of Commerce and Insurance’s Division of Fire Prevention are reminding homeowners to follow simple safety practices to prevent wildfires. The official start of wildfire season in Tennessee is October

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    Cassie Couch

    Posted October 24, 2014 at 12:00 am

    announces

    for School Board

    COUCH

    Cassie Pigg Couch announces that she is a candidate for District 1 School

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    Theme set for 2014

    Posted October 24, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Christmas Parade; Hinson named

    Grand Marshall

    The theme and Grand Marshal for the 2014 Christmas Parade, sponsored by the South Central Area Fair, has been

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    LCMS honor students announced

    Posted October 24, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Steve Edwards, principal of Lewis County Middle School, named honor students for the first nine weeks of the school year.

    Students on the “A” honor roll, 93 and above with no U’s in deportment were:

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    Early Voting Underway

    Posted October 16, 2014 at 12:00 am

    Early voting for the November 4 election began Wednesday, October 15 and will continue through Thursday, October 30. The hours will be Monday through Friday 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. until noon.

    Voters requesting

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    Carroll receives 10 years

    Posted October 9, 2014 at 12:00 am

    A sentencing hearing was held Monday, September 29, 2014 for former Lewis County Trustee Clark Carroll who was charged with embezzling county funds. Circuit Court Judge James G. Martin III with the 21st Judicial District delivered the sentence in the

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    Gordonsburg / Little Swan News

    Posted October 30, 2014 at 12:00 am

    By Dorothy Warf

    I guess we have just gone through one of those summers, Indian Summer or some other, because it has been in the upper seventies and low eighties this week. Although you can tell

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    Cathey’s Creek/Hampshire News

    Posted October 30, 2014 at 12:00 am

    By Laura Hayes

    This October weather has brought record changes with rainfall and winds, yet comfortable temps.

    Johnny and Karen Eglinton were recently honored with their son, senior football player Jesse Eglinton,

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