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100 Years Old

Posted on September 30, 2014 at 4:29 pm

Jimmy Cox of First National Bank presents Opal Gatlin of Fayetteville with a $100 bill in honor of her 100th birthday, which she celebrated on Sept. 9. Also pictured is Mrs. Gatlin’s daughter, Sharrell Buchanan. The presentation of $100 bills to those turning 100 has become a tradition for the community bank.

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  • USDA unveils new program

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 4:28 pm

    U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack last week unveiled highly anticipated new programs to help farmers better manage risk, ushering in one of the most significant reforms to U.S. farm programs in decades. Vilsack also announced that new tools are now available to help provide farmers the information they need to choose the new safety net program that is right for their business. “The 2014 Farm Bill represented

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  • Charter brings ‘all-digital’ to the area

    Posted on September 24, 2014 at 6:17 am

    Charter Communications (NASDAQ: CHTR) customers in Tennessee and Louisiana will enjoy access to more than 200 high definition (HD) channels, better picture quality and significantly faster Internet speeds as Charter completes its move to a 100 percent all-digital network throughout 2014. “By removing outdated analog signals, we regain bandwidth in our network enabling us to provide more HD channels and open the door to faster Internet speeds and future innovation,”

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  • Gabriela Kent celebrates 35 years in real estate

    Posted on September 23, 2014 at 9:17 am

    Gabriela Kent

    Fayetteville businesswoman and realtor Gabriela Kent recently celebrated 35 years in the real estate business. “At this time I have no plans to retire,” she said, adding, “I am one of those fortunate people who found a profession they truly enjoy. I am the ultimate extrovert and love dealing with people. When I do retire, it will be because I found something to do that’s equally or even more enjoyable.

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  • Serendipity designated as Century Farm

    Posted on September 23, 2014 at 8:16 am

    Century Farm

    Serendipity Farms in Lincoln County has been designated as a Tennessee Century Farm, reports Carroll Van West, Tennessee’s state historian and director of the Center for Historic Preservation at MTSU. The Century Farms Program recognizes the contributions of Tennessee residents who have owned and kept family land in continuous production for at least 100 years. Serendipity Farms is owned by Richard H. and Deborah Ann McFerrin and was founded in

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  • BBB, Chamber partner in ‘Online Review’ seminar

    Posted on September 22, 2014 at 3:16 pm

    (From left) Kathleen Calligan, CEO of the BBB of Middle Tennessee, Inc., and Carolyn Denton, Tennessee Valley Advisory Board chair and executive director of the Fayetteville/Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce, are pictured with Steven Wyer, author of Violated Online and founder of The Review Solution, and Kari Chunn, branch manager of BBB of Middle Tennessee. Wyer will lead a free seminar here in Fayetteville on Tuesday, Sept. 30, aimed at helping businesses with their online presence.

    BBB of Middle Tennessee, Inc., and the Fayetteville/Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce are partnering together to host a seminar for Lincoln County businesses titled “Online Reviews: A Small Business Survival Guide.” The seminar will be held 8:30-9:30 a.m., with breakfast being served at 8 a.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 30, in the second floor multipurpose room of the Fayetteville Municipal Building on the square. There is no charge to attend. Steven

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  • Zaxby’s marks anniversary

    Posted on September 22, 2014 at 3:16 pm

    Zaxby’s invites the public to their second anniversary in Fayetteville on Wednesday, Oct. 1. Zaxby’s will be having a repeat day. If customers keep their meal receipt, they can bring it back anytime in November and get the same meals free on Zaxby’s.

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