Curious Travels: World War II Memorabilia discovered in Hohenwald

Photo Crystal Nash, Lewis County Librarian/Historian

Untouched, the box sat in a corner of the attic for years.  His daughters were 16 years apart in age, and when he died, the youngest was only 19. “I never really listened to his stories much, never cared.  You … Continue reading

Make a Memory with NY Times Bestselling Author Andra Watkins

Author Andra Watkins

Join Friends of the Lewis County Public Library for an exciting evening with New York Times bestselling author Andra Watkins.  Andra will be at the library on Thursday, August 25 at 3:30 p.m. to share why she walked the entire … Continue reading

Lewis man included in TBI drug raid

Grow operation in Lewis County

JOINT INVESTIGATION INTO SOPHISTICATED MARIJUANA OPERATION RESULTS IN ELEVEN ARRESTS, SEIZURE OF DRUGS, CASH, WEAPONS  Eleven individuals were arrested and hundreds of marijuana plants and more than $100,000 in cash were seized overnight by Special Agents with the Drug Investigation Division … Continue reading

Bond set in animal cruelty case

This donkey named Ivy could barely stand, left, when confiscated by Lewis County Sheriff Dwayne Kilpatrick’s deputies last December.  At the time of the seizure, the 11.2 hands tall donkey weighed 277 pounds.

Bond was set at $50,000 for Amanda Heather McClure following 12 counts of animal cruelty presented directly to the Grand Jury. Eleven horses and one donkey were found at 526 Peters Road malnourished and dehydrated in November 2015 by members … Continue reading