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Clinicians on hand for Horse Expo Saturday

Posted on April 24, 2015 at 9:04 am

Lincoln County Horseman’s Association is hosting a Horse Expo on Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Lincoln County Horseman’s grounds off Lewisburg Highway. The event is open to the public and is free, but donations will be accepted to LCHA, a 50-year-old nonprofit dedicated to encouraging and promoting interest in horses of all breeds within Lincoln and surrounding counties. Barbecue plates will be available from

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  • Motlow golf tourney at Pebble Creek

    Posted on April 23, 2015 at 9:04 am

    Representatives of Motlow College and the Bank of Lincoln County met at the bank recently to plan the 24th annual Charles Gleghorn Invitational Golf Tournament scheduled for May 15 at the Pebble Creek Golf Club in Fayetteville. Pictured here are (from left) Justin Harwell, vice president at BLC; Gay G. Dempsey, executive vice president of BLC; Laura Monks, director of the Motlow Fayetteville Center; Jan Rogers, director of advancement at Motlow; Veronica King, administrative secretary at the Fayetteville Center; Phyllis Daniel, coordinator of advancement and special events at Motlow; and Hayes Ellett, loan assistant and evaluator at BLC.

    The 24th Annual Charles Gleghorn Invitational Golf Tournament is scheduled for Friday, May 15, at the recently revamped Pebble Creek Golf Club in Fayetteville. The tournament is sponsored by the Bank of Lincoln County and benefits the Motlow College Foundation. The Gleghorn Invitational is a four-person scramble, with a morning tee time of 8 a.m. and the afternoon tee time at 12:30 p.m. Breakfast is available at 7:30 a.m., and

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  • FMS Tigers off to 9-2 start

    Posted on April 22, 2015 at 4:05 pm

    Taking the field this season for Fayetteville Middle School Tiger baseball are (front, from left) Tyler Anderson, Drake McElyea, Andy Locker,  Zac Snoddy, Garrett Gardner, Landon Howell, manager Grant Gattis, (standing) Nathan Clutts, Caleb Connelly, Josh Thomas, Chase Treola, Trey Allen, Jeffrie Pettie, Mac O'Conner, J.R. Bagley and Jonathan Cannon.

    Fayetteville Middle School’s Tiger baseball team is off to an impressive 9-2 start midway into the season. The young Tiger team is a member of the Duck River Valley Conference, made up of nine teams – Liberty, Moore County, Huntland, Cascade, Forrest, Community, Westwood, Cornersville and FMS. “Halfway through the season we’re 9-2,” Coach Billy Jack Netherland said. “We’ve split with Forrest and went down to Cornersville 2-0 last week.

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