City of Martin.. No Tax Increase 2024-2025


The Martin City Board passed its first budget hearing with no tax increase Monday evening.  Mayor Randy Brundige said the city will have a second reading on budget amendments and the 26 million dollar budget June 28th

Kiwanias Free Fishing Day Derby Brings Out Kids!

Ninety children turned out for the Free Fishing Day at the Martin and Parks Recreation Complex Saturday.   Sponsored by the Martin Kiwanis Club eighty-one fish were weighed in and the longest fish overall 18 ½ inches  …the

Union City Director of School’s Receives New Contract


School board members in Union City have approved a new Director of School’s contract. At Monday’s meeting, board members unanimously approved the new deal for Director Wes Kennedy. School board vice-Chairman Scott Gilliam made the presentation at

Hornbeak Man Arrested at Food Plaza in Union City


A Hornbeak man was arrested on multiple charges following a dispatch to Food Plaza, on West Reelfoot Avenue in Union City. Police arrived to find a store employee outside with 65 year old Micheal Timothy Busby, who

UT-Martin Announces Agreement With TCAT Northwest


The University of Tennessee at Martin has signed an articulation agreement with Tennessee College of Applied Technology Northwest. A signing ceremony was held at TCAT’s Northwest Bells Instructional Service Center in Crockett County The agreement will now

Union City Student Honored as Part of UT-Martin Scholars Program


Fourteen University of Tennessee at Martin students were recently honored for completing the University Scholars program. One of those students was Will Thomas Crawford, a secondary education-mathematics major from Union City. A recognition event was held with

Brenda Ray – 77 – Union City


Graveside services will be held for Brenda Ray, age 77, of Union City. Services will take place at 2:00 on Monday, June 10th of 2024, at the Tansil Cemetery in Sharon.

Tennessee Baseball Headed to MCWS


The number-one seeded Tennessee Vols Baseball program is headed back to the NCAA Men’s College World Series for the second time in as many years, and for the 7th time in school history.   The Vols baseball

Mary Ann Milan – 89 – Martin


A Memorial service will be held for Mrs. Mary Ann Milan, age 89, of Martin. Services will take place at 1:00 on June 15th of 2024, at Miles Chapel Church.