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Attention dog owners in Flintville, Elora, Kelso areas

Posted on March 5, 2015 at 5:12 am

The Humane Society of Lincoln County has received grant funding from the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee to offer a $30 discount for canine spay or neuter surgery for qualifying low-income pet owners in the Flintville, Kelso, and Elora areas. The discount is only good for surgery at the Southern Alliance Spay and Neuter Clinic in Parks City. Normally, a canine surgery would cost $60 for female dogs or $50

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Attention dog owners in Flintville, Elora, Kelso areas

Posted on March 5, 2015 at 5:12 am

The Humane Society of Lincoln County has received grant funding from the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee to offer a $30 discount for canine spay or neuter surgery for qualifying low-income pet owners in the Flintville, Kelso, and Elora areas. The discount is only good for surgery at the Southern Alliance Spay and Neuter Clinic in Parks City. Normally, a canine surgery would cost $60 for female dogs or $50

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  • Rewards given in vandalism case

    Posted on March 5, 2015 at 4:13 am

    Lincoln County Area Crime Stoppers has presented a $200 reward for information that led to the arrest of two suspects in the recent vandalism of Stone Bridge Memorial Park. The award, one of two presented in the case, was approved during the February meeting of the board of directors of Lincoln County Area Crime Stoppers, said Mike Hopson, president, noting that a reward was also offered in the case by

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  • Local faces child rape charge

    Posted on March 4, 2015 at 2:12 pm

    A Fayetteville man faces charges of rape of a child. According to records at the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department, Patrick Lynn Moore, 47, 411 Adams Street, was booked in Tuesday after being charged with rape of a child. He was released on $25,000 bond. Sgt. Nathan Massey and Patrolman Adrienne Grubaugh with the Fayetteville Police Department made the arrest. Authorities with FPD would not comment on the case.

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Fayetteville High School's Nicholas Hopkins takes it to the basket in region tournament action on the road with LEAD Academy. Hopkins finished the night with 27 points. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

Tigers’ season ends with LEAD Academy

Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

  Fayetteville High School’s Tiger season came to an end last week. In the first round of region tournament action, FHS went down to LEAD Academy, 59-54. It’s the second season for the Panthers to end the Tigers’ run in region action. It’s the third win for LEAD over Fayetteville in their three meetings. FHS wrapped up its season with a 23-5 overall record ranked 10th in Class-A AP polls

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  • Lady Falcons’ season ends with Blackman

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

    Morgan Higgins, the only senior on the Lady Falcons’ basketball team, knocked down this 3-pointer from the corner for the final basket of her high school career in region tournament action against Blackman. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    Lincoln County High School’s Lady Falcons got a tough draw going into region tournament action. The ladies’ fourth seed coming out of the District 8-AAA tournament matched the Lady Falcons with the number one state ranked and number three nationally ranked Blackman Lady Blaze. Blackman finished with the region win, 66-28. But, the buzz in the gym that night wasn’t the success of the Lady Blaze but instead how to

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  • Unity hosts Duck, Dive Dodgeball Tourney

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

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    Registrations are now being accepted for Unity School’s Lions Pride Duck and Dive Dodgeball Tournament, a event that will be held Saturday, March 7. The fundraiser will benefit two school projects, according to organizers, noting that it will raise money to help the school relocate its playground on the hill away from the busy road to a safer location on campus, and two, to raise money to build a field

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Eagle Scout

Posted on March 5, 2015 at 6:24 am

Eagle Scout Matthew Austin Carey, Boy Scout Troop 461 of Fayetteville, was presented an SAR Eagle Scout Certificate of Recognition from the Joseph Greer Chapter for outstanding leadership and citizenship as demonstrated by his attainment of the rank of Eagle Scout. Joseph Greer Chapter Chaplain Dr. James Armitage presented the certificate at Matthew’s Eagle Scout Court of Honor held at Lighthouse Baptist Church on General George Washington’s Birthday on Feb.

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  • Lynchburg pageant aids Project Graduation

    Posted on March 4, 2015 at 2:25 pm

    Spring in the Hollow Pageant, hosted by Moore County High School Project Graduation, will be held Saturday, March 21, starting at 4 p.m. at Lynchburg Elementary School. Girls ages six months through 18 years are encouraged to participate. Entry fee is $25 and Miss Photogenic is an extra $10. Make checks payable to Project Graduation 2015. THe deadline to enter and have your name printed in the program is March

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  • Battle of Anthony Hill

    Posted on March 3, 2015 at 12:25 pm

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    (Left) Vicky Garland presents Parson Tim Morrison with a certificate from the governor. Morrison gave a ceremony for the Confederate Unmarked Graves in Giles County at the Chestnut Grove Cemetery in Anthony Hill on Christmas Day. It was the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Anthony Hill. Morrison was presented with a Certificate of Recognition for his work by the governor. (Right) Pictured here are (from left) Robert Reams, Parson

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Fifth Annual Wine, Chocolate, Cheese March 26

Posted on March 4, 2015 at 2:18 pm

The Fifth Annual Wine, Chocolate and Cheese Fund Raiser will be held at the Lincoln County Museum on Thursday, March 26, from 5 to 7 p.m. This always popular event will benefit both the Humane Society of Lincoln County and Fayetteville Main Street. “We are excited about partnering with Main Street this year, as we are both interested in helping our community thrive,” said Cindy Kite, vice pesident of the

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  • CHP auditions set March 8-9

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:18 pm

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    Carriage House Players will have auditions for their next show, “The Dixie Swim Club”, on March 8 at 2 p.m. and March 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln County Museum. Five southern women, who were college swim teammates, meet one long weekend every August in the same beach cottage in North Carolina’s Outer Banks to catch up, laugh and meddle in each other’s lives. The show focuses on four

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  • Seats available for YY excursion

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:18 pm

    Some seats are still available for the trip to Amish Country in Pennsylvania, New York and North Carolina, an excursion planned by First Baptist Church YY’s (Yesterday’s Youth) for May 9-15. Leaving from the First Baptist Church, the group will travel to Gettysburg, Pa., to see historic sites. From there, the bus will head to Lancaster, Pa., with dinner at Amish Farm Feast. The next day they will tour Amish

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