Funeral services for Newton Wayne Wright, Sr., 49, of Murfreesboro were held Tuesday, July 28, 2009 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Brian Saddler officiating. Burial was in Cherry Cemetery with Woodbury Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 22 -- Middle Tennessee senior running back Phillip Tanner, a standout in the classroom and on the field, has been named to an elite group of 106 student-athletes nominated for the Allstate AFCA Good Works Team (R) as announced by the American Football Coaches Association and Allstate Insurance Company today.
The Veterans and Concerned Citizens for the Veterans of Cannon County will meet at the Senior Citizens Center on Lehman Street next to the Veterans Memorial Gymnasiusm in Woodbury at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 6.
The Cannon Courier newspaper has new ownership, effective today.
Andy Bryson, a mainstay at the Courier since 1959 and the owner for the last 15 years, announced that he has sold the newspaper to McMinnville businessman Ron Fryar, a veteran of the Tennessee newspaper business.
East Side Elementary School Principal Karen King addresses students, parents and teachers Tuesday night during the school's Back-to-School Bash. In addition to enjoying a BBQ dinner and free school supplies, attendees also learned of the many improvements that have occurred at the school during the summer vacation in preparation for the upcoming year.
Multiple charges were filed against a man accused of possessing a variety of illegal drugs during a traffic stop Monday night on Old Woodbury Highway, a Rutherford County sheriff’s sergeant reported.