Grants to support arts and cultural activities have been announced for Obion County.
76th District State Representative Tandy Darby announced the Tennessee Arts Commission has awarded $89,620 to Discovery Park of America and Masquerade Theatre Incorporated in Union City.
Masquerade Theatre will receive $78,400, while Discovery Park will receive $11,200.
Representative Darby said the investments benefit economic development, tourism and a more balanced education for children.
The funding is the first of a series of grants that will be made throughout the coming year.