Robert Leyhue

Samford Defeats Tennessee Tech

Liam Welch threw four touchdown passes as Samford rolled to a 52-14 victory over Tennessee Tech in the season opener for both teams. Welch, the Southern Conference’s Preseason Offensive Player of the Year, was 33-of-44 passing for 370 yards.Read More

Murray Shuts Out Mississippi Valley

Preston Rice had four touchdown runs to lead Murray State to a 35-0 victory over Mississippi Valley State in the season opener for both teams. á Rice broke loose for a 28-yard score on the Racers’ third play from scrimmage and later added three TD runs from inside the 5. He finished with 81 yards […]Read More

Vols Take Win Over Bowling Green

Tennessee ran for four touchdowns, and Josh Heupel’s debut as the Volunteers head coach was a success with a 38-6 victory over Bowling Green. After rushing for just 67 net yards in the first half, the Vols gained more than 200 yards in the second half – while having Jabari Small (124 yards) and Tiyon […]Read More


Hard storms and strong winds left thousands of homes and businesses without power Saturday night and into Sunday. Approximately 6,000 Gibson Electric customers were without power. The outages included Crocket, Gibson, Dyer and Obion County as well as Carlisle, Fulton, Graves and Hickman Counties.   Meanwhile several thousand WCMES customers were also without power over […]Read More

Mr. David Rogers

Age 59 of Martin. Services will be Wednesday, April 14th, at 11 at the Eastside Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Eastside Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 4 to 7 at the Murphy Funeral Home.Read More

Mrs. Diane Sellers

Age 81, a resident of Dresden. Mrs. Sellers and her husband were owner of Sellers’ Appliance in Dresden.  Services will be Sunday, April 11th, at 2 at the First Baptist Church in Dresden. Burial will follow in the Sunset Cemetery. There will be visitation from 1 until service time.Read More

James R. Cole

Age: 83 Resident of Union City Graveside Services will be Friday, April 9th, 2021 at 1:45 pm at the Parks Cemetery in Trimble. Friends can call Friday, April 9th from 11 am till 1 at White Ranson Funeral Home.Read More

Martha E. Williams

Age: 87 Resident of Union City. Graveside services will be at 1 pm Monday, April 5th at Obion County Memorial Gardens. Friends can call from 11 am till 12:45 pm.Read More

Mildred Hamm Younger

Age: 87 Resident of Union City Services will be held 1 pm Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 at White-Mahon. Burial in Rose Hill Cemetery Friends can Wednesday from 11 am to 1 pm.Read More

UTM Splits Doubler Header Saturday

The UTM Women continued their winning streak at hom with a victory over conference foe SIU Edwardsville 79 to 45. They are now 10-3 overall and 9-1 for the season in conference play. In the second game, the UTM Men fell to the Cougars 76-60. With the loss the Skyhawk Men fall to 6-10 overall […]Read More