OBIT: Mrs. Sarah Lorene Hiett

Mrs. Sarah Lorene Hiett, age 88, of Carthage, died Tuesday morning, August 20, at Smith County Health and Rehab.  She is survived by: sister, Fay Johnson and husband James of Hartsville. Mrs. Hiett is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where her service will be conducted Thursday afternoon, August 22, at 1:00 pm…

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OBIT: Billy Mann “Bill” Piper

Billy Mann “Bill” Piper, 86 of Cookeville, Tennessee passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Bill was born February 5, 1933, in Pleasant Shade, Tennessee.  He was the son of the late Robert E. Lee Piper and the late Bessie (Sloan) Piper. Bill was a Tennessee Tech and University of…

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OBIT: Mr. Mitchell Hall Cox, Jr.

Mr. Mitchell Hall Cox, Jr., age 78 of Hartsville, TN passed away Sunday morning, August 18, 2019 at his home. Preceded in death by: Parents, Mitchell Cox Sr. & Lena Mai Cox, Sisters, Mary Neal Thompson & Geraldene Bond, Brothers, J.C. “Slick” Cox & James Thomas Cox. Survived by: Wife, Martha Jean Cox-Hartsville, TN, 2…

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ANNUAL COURIER FOOTBALL PREVIEW THIS WEEK

ANNUAL COURIER FOOTBALL PREVIEW THIS WEEK The 2019 Carthage Courier High School Football Preview is included in this weeks Courier. Read all about your favorite team, coaches and players. FOOTBALL PREVIEW IN THIS WEEKS COURIER!

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SCHOOLS GET POSITIVE ASSESSMENT

SCHOOLS GET POSITIVE ASSESSMENT Three Schools Achieve ‘Reward’ Status Smith County schools have accomplished “Advancing” on the 2019 TNReady report compiled by the Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE). The latest results re-assures parents students have access to quality education at the local level. For school system employees, the latest TNReady results should be a source…

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SMITH COUNTY CELEBRATES – NOBEL

SMITH COUNTY CELEBRATES – NOBEL Smith County Celebrates held the third annual Nobel Peace Prize Dinner, Saturday, at the agriculture center in South Carthage. The event recognizes the county’s two Nobel Peace Prize winners, raises funds for scholarships and a traveling Nobel Peace Prize exhibit of former vice president Al Gore and former secretary of…

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FOUR CHARGED IN SHOP BURGLARY

FOUR CHARGED IN SHOP BURGLARY Four people have been charged in connection with the burglary of a shop located at a residence in the southeastern section of the county. The shop is located at a residence on St. Mary’s Hollow Road which is near the Chestnut Mound community. The burglary, in which various tools valued…

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OBIT: Mrs. Shelby Harper Christian

Mrs. Shelby Harper Christian, age 79, a homemaker of the Hogans Creek community, died at Sunday afternoon, August 11, 2019, at the Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital in Lebanon at 1:05 p.m. where she was admitted August 8th. Mrs. Christian was at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home. Graveside services and interment were Tuesday afternoon,…

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Legal & Public Notices For The Week Of 08/22/19

Legal & Public Notices For The Week Of 08/22/19 I, Brandon Hess, have in my possession a 1990 Honda Accord EX vin # 1HGCB7663LA093169. If anyone has information regarding this vehicle, contact me at 615-489-7857. 8-22-1tpd ________________ I, Arnulfo Patiño, have this 2008 Ford 350 with this VIN # 1FTSE34L58DA28753 in my possession. If you…

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Homes & Commercial Property For Sale

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