SALES TAX HOLIDAY THIS WEEKEND

SALES TAX HOLIDAY THIS WEEKEND (Teachers report back to school on Monday, August 2. Students report back to school on Wednesday, August 4.) State Senator Mark Pody (R-Lebanon) and Representative Terri Lynn Weaver (R-Lancaster) are encouraging citizens to take advantage of Tennessee’s new and traditional sales tax holidays which are set to begin at 12:01…

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AUGUST CARTHAGE MARKET-FEST CANCELED

AUGUST CARTHAGE MARKET-FEST CANCELED The Carthage Market-Fest scheduled for next month has been canceled. The event was set for August 7, however extensive work is being done at the city’s walking track where the event takes place. Two more Market-Fests are scheduled for this year, Saturday, September 18 and Saturday, October 23.

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STUDENTS/TEACHERS RETURN NEXT WEEK FOR NEW SCHOOL YEAR

STUDENTS/TEACHERS RETURN NEXT WEEK FOR NEW SCHOOL YEAR Students head back to school next week for what officials anticipate or at least hope will be a somewhat “normal” school year. Teachers report back from summer break on Monday for an administrative day. Meanwhile, students report back to school from summer break for a half-day session…

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LINDER 1ST TO WIN TN WOMENS OPEN/TN GIRLS JR. AMATEUR IN SAME YEAR

LINDER 1ST TO WIN TN WOMENS OPEN/TN GIRLS JR. AMATEUR IN SAME YEAR Sophie Linder, an upcoming junior golfer at Gordonsville High School, continued her phenomenal summer run Saturday with a victory in the 2021 Golf Capital of Tennessee Women’s Open at Stonehenge Golf Club in Crossville. With the championship, Linder became the first golfer…

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Legal & Public Notices For The Week Of 07/29/21

NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF  Betty Lou Armistead Notice is hereby given that on the 19th day of July, 2021, Letters of Administration in respect to the estate of Betty Lou Armistead, Deceased, who died on the 26th day of June, 2021, were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court of Smith County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and…

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Obit – Mr. Darrell Carman

Mr. Darrell Carman, age 65 of Hartsville, TN passed away Friday evening, July 23, 2021. Darrell was a dedicated husband of 48 years to the late Ann Carman, Father to 11 children, and Papa to 36 grandchildren. Born and raised in Hartsville, TN, the son of Gene Carman and wife Dorothy Carman. Brother to Harold,…

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Obit – Betty J. Forbes

Betty J. Forbes, age 86 of Ashland City, TN, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday July 20, 2021 at her residence.   She was born November 1, 1934 in Smith County, TN, the daughter of the late Silas Agee and Minnie Gwaltney Agee.  She is a graduate of Gordonsville (TN) High School.    Betty…

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Obit – Mr. William Gary Clemons

Mr. William Gary Clemons, age 68, of South Carthage, TN, passed away on Friday, July 23, 2021. Mr. Clemons was born April 9, 1953 in Carthage, TN, a son of the late Hugh Harold Clemons and Norma Jean Kilzer Clemons. He was also preceded in death by Brother; Larry Douglas Clemons on September 25, 2020.Mr.…

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Obit – Mr. James Alton Wood

Mr. James Alton Wood, age 74 of Lancaster, TN, passed away on Saturday, July 24, 2021.Mr. Wood was born May 22, 1947 in Lebanon, TN, a son of the late R.D. Woods, Jr., and Margaret Emmaline Bush Wood. He was a 1965 graduate of Gordonsville High School. After graduation he worked at TRW for 35 years…

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