Lady Raiders and Crossland Win District Golf Championships

Freshman Jacque Crossland of Coffee County High School won the girls District 8-AAA individual golf championship Tuesday at Riverbend Country Club in Shelbyville. Crossland won the championship by one shot over teammates Hollee Sadler and Savannah Quick along with Malaya Stovall of Franklin County. After a playoff Stovall finished 2nd, Quick 3rd and Sadler finished …

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New Grundy County Sheriff Demands Audit and ATF Check Of Evidence Room

The new Sheriff in Grundy County is conducting an internal audit. This, comes after a TBI investigation into the department back in March under the watch of former Sheriff Brent Myers. That investigation ended up with former deputy Deke Mathew Stone facing official misconduct charges in July and one count of theft under $1,000 dollars. …

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Attention Korean War Veterans

Korean War Veterans listen up, the Republic of Korea wants to honor you with the Ambassador of Peace Medal. All you have to do is fill out a form and send that – along with your military discharge paper DD-214 – to the Korean Consulate in Houston. That’s it! This all HAS to be completed …

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Tennessee Receives Grant

Tennessee has received a $499,000 federal grant for efforts to stop worker misclassification. According to a news release from the U.S. Department of Labor, the money will help Tennessee’s unemployment insurance tax programs identify instances where employees are misclassified as independent contracts. The money will also go to detecting instances where employees fail to report …

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41A Music and Arts Festival Begins Sept. 26 In Tullahoma

Canadian country-rocker Dallas Smith will headline this year’s 41A Music and Arts Festival, set for the streets of downtown Tullahoma, Sept. 26 and 27. Currently touring with Florida Georgia Line, Smith is scheduled to play on Friday, Sept. 26, following country songwriter Logan Mize, who’s single “Used Up,” was recently a “Highway Find” on the …

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Tutoring For Motlow Students

The Motlow College honors program is offering tutoring for Motlow students until the last week of classes, according to Dr. Scott Cook, associate professor of history and honors program coordinator. Tutoring is free to all students and is offered on a ‘first come-first served’ basis. Tutors are available Monday through Wednesday, with tutoring taking place …

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Little Miss Coffee County Crowned and Other Fair Activities

Little Miss Coffee County Contest (4-5)   #11- 4th runner-up Anna Wood #7- 3rd runner-up Jaydee Nogodulla #8- 2nd runner-up Karly Brinkley #1- 1st runner-up Allison Paige Russ #17- WINNER Lydia Claire Lanier Wednesday, September 17 9:00 AM Senior Citizens Program 5:00, 7:00, & 8:30 PM Nick’s Kids Show 5:00 PM-7:00 PM Front Porch Stage– (Michael …

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Gas Prices Coming Down

The price at the pump is at its lowest point in seven months, nationally. Gas prices fell for the sixth consecutive week, while oil had its lowest Friday close since May 2013. “Motorists should continue to see a discount at the pump,” said Mark Jenkins, spokesman, AAA – The Auto Club Group. “High domestic oil supplies, a …

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Tennessee Parents Left Behind Without Medicaid Expansion

When it comes to parents who have health insurance, there is a growing gap among the states – with a stark difference in coverage trends between those that have expanded Medicaid and those that have not. A new report finds that states with expanded Medicaid coverage have seen the insured rate for parents jump by …

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Legal Aid Society Helping Citizens With TennCare Problems

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands confirms they’ll provide free legal assistance to TennCare applicants whose applications have been delayed. Legal Aid Society’s actions come on the heels of a Sept. 2 preliminary injunction ordered by U.S. District Judge Todd Campbell of the Middle District of Tennessee requiring TennCare to provide hearings …

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