E-cigarette Use Spurs Rise in Teens Treated for Respiratory Injuries

The number of teens and young adults treated for severe respiratory injury after e-cigarette use is increasing at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, which is consistent with a nationwide trend that led to a recent communication to physicians … Continue reading

Mayor, Commissioner visit Washington; Seek help with IRS issue

By Becky Jane Newbold, Managing Editor Lewis County Mayor Jonah Keltner and Lewis County Commissioner Jason Fite traveled to Washington, D. C. for State Leadership Day, representing Lewis County during the conference. Panelists from President Donald Trump’s administration discussed topics  which … Continue reading

Budget time in Lewis County

By Becky Jane Newbold, Managing Editor Reconvening from a recess, the Lewis County Board of Commissioners met last Thursday, June 27, 2019 to finalize end of year budget amendments and to discuss other business.  Commissioner Jim Grinder was absent and … Continue reading

Two sent by air ambulance after motorcycles collide

By Hulon O. Dunn, Editor & Publisher Sunday, June 30, around 2 p.m., two motorcycles collided, sending three people to the hospital. According to investigating K9 Officer Jordan Alkire with the Hohenwald Police Department, a 2001 Honda motorcycle was traveling … Continue reading