Patricia Overton Taylor, 77, Martin

Graveside services for Patricia Overton Taylor, age 77, of Martin, will be Saturday, October 8, 2022, at noon at East Side Cemetery in Martin. Visitation will be Saturday, October 8, 2022, from 10:00 until 11:30 at Bowlin Funeral Home in Dresden. Bowlin Funeral Home in Dresden in charge of arrangements.Read More

Skyhawk Soccer drops tough 1-0 decision to Lindenwood

Despite outshooting its opponent by a 3:1 margin, the UT Martin soccer squad could not find the back of the net in a narrow 1-0 setback to Lindenwood at Skyhawk Field. UT Martin (2-7-3, 0-3-1 OVC) were on the constant attack today, sending a barrage of shots towards Lion goalkeeper Sam Blazek. The Skyhawks reeled […]Read More

Sharon fire fighters respond to car fire, save house from

A Sidonia residence was spared from fire after Sharon fire fighters responded to a vehicle fire Thursday. Sharon Fire Chief Gary Eddings says the vehicle fire happened at 3030 Sidonia Road with the owner saying his car had caught fire and was close to his residence. The caller told dispatch that the flames were about […]Read More

UT Martin Volleyball hosts Southern Indiana this weekend for a

A four-match homestand for the UT Martin volleyball program wraps up this weekend as the Skyhawks host OVC newcomer Southern Indiana. The first match is set for Friday night at 6:00 with the series finale Saturday afternoon at 2:00. Both matches will be streamed live on ESPN+. UT Martin and the Screaming Eagles have only […]Read More

Two children killed in Memphis after dogs attack family

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Two young children died and their mother was hospitalized after two family dogs attacked them at their home in Memphis, officials said. The dogs attacked a 2-year-old girl, a 5-month-old boy, and their mother Wednesday afternoon in the home located north of Memphis near Shelby Forest State Park, the Shelby County […]Read More

Humphreys County man arrested in connection to 2021 Henderson County

A Humphreys County man is facing charges in connection to a 2021 murder in Henderson County. Twenty-one-year-old Gabriel Seth Box, of New Johnsonville, was arrested Wednesday in Gulf Shores, Alabama on charges of Premeditated First Degree Murder, Theft, and Tampering with Evidence in the murder of 19-year-old Felicity Nicole Inman. Inman’s body was found last […]Read More

Sheriff dispels social media rumors regarding Dresden football game

Weakley County Sheriff Terry McDade is hoping to dispel rumors that have circulated around Friday night’s McKenzie and Dresden football game. Sheriff McDade says his department and school officials have spent the past four days investigating numerous social media posts that were false. The sheriff says there were never any guns or threats of gun […]Read More

Tennessee Guard continues Florida assistance in Ian aftermath

FORT MYERS, Fla. – Aircrews from the Tennessee National Guard’s 1-230th Assault Helicopter Battalion continue to help Floridians in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian. Three UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters from Nashville and Jackson are currently in Fort Myers assisting with rescue and recovery efforts. The three aircraft flew to Tallahassee last Wednesday, ahead of the storm, […]Read More

Leaf truck issue “leaves” some wondering what to do with

Dresden residents are wondering what do to with fall leaves in their yards as the new leaf truck the city ordered won’t be delivered until February or March. At this week’s City Board meeting, resident Bobby Goode (guud) addressed the Mayor and Alderman about the situation. (AUDIO) Alderman Gwin Anderson suggested the city contact the […]Read More