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Jo Bell – 59 – Troy

Funeral services will be held for Jo Bell, age 59 of Troy. Services will take place at 1:00 on Wednesday, September 29th of 2021, at White-Ranson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Mt. Moriah cemetery.Read More

Firefighters on Scene of Union City Fire

Firefighters from several area departments were called to the scene of a fire in Union City. Reports said a car baler and several junk vehicles were on fire on North Highway 21, just past the Industrial Park in Union City. Fire departments from Union City, Martin, Rives and South Fulton were on the scene, with […]Read More

Arts and Crafts Festival in Union City

Discovery Park of America is hosting an arts and crafts festival this weekend. The Southern Heritage Arts and Crafts Festival will take place Saturday and Sunday, at the Natural History Gallery and outside at the Stem Landing. Park officials say all vendors are vetted and accepted by invitation only. Each vendor will be displaying multiple […]Read More

Powerball Jackpot Surpasses Half-a-Billion Dollars

The Powerball lottery drawing for Saturday night will be for over a half-a-billion dollars. The current jackpot stands at $523 million dollars. A single winning ticket in this drawing could choose to take a one-time lump sum payout of $379 million dollars before taxes. Saturday’s jackpot amount for Powerball is the 10th largest in game […]Read More

Union City Man Bound Over to Grand Jury on Murder

A Union City man has been bound over to the Grand Jury on second degree murder charges. During a preliminary hearing on Thursday, 19 year old Julius Thompson was bound over to the October term of the Grand Jury by General Sessions Judge Jimmy Smith. Thompson surrendered on the charges, following the shooting death of […]Read More

Obion County Central to Host Chester County on Friday

The Obion County Central Rebels will try to remain on the winning track, when they host Chester County on Friday night. The (3-2) Rebels are coming off of a big region win last Friday night against Crockett County. Coach Justin Palmer said he was proud for his players, but mindful of more games remaining on […]Read More

Tennessee Archery Season for Deer and Turkey to Start

Tennessee archery hunters for deer and turkey can go to the woods starting this weekend. The first segment of the Fall season will begin Saturday and conclude on October 29th. The counties of Obion, Weakley, Carroll and Henry are included in the Fall turkey archery season, with Lake, Dyer and Crockett among the closed locations. […]Read More