Funeral services for May Helen Gunter Jernigan, age 79, of Wartrace, TN will be conducted Wednesday, September 1, 2010 at 1:00 PM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with her son, Reverend Bob Jernigan and Brother Danny Anderson officiating. Burial will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 31, 2010 from 5:00-9:00 PM at the funeral home.
Cannon County General Sessions Judge Susan Melton has a busy docket set for Tuesday, Aug. 31.
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following letter was received via e-mail from someone who identifies themselves as the parent of a local youth football player.
Rivalries bring out the spirit of sport. Rivalry games can define seasons, create heroes and legends, and they also can turn families and friends against one another - at least for one night.
Some rivalries are born of familiarity and proximity, while some are defined by longevity of the teams involved. Absolute hatred is a primer to any good rivalry, in regard to sports.
Firefighters Fill the Boot for families fighting muscular dystrophy Sept. 4.
Congratulations to Zach Osborne who has been chosen as the First National Bank Player of the Week for his accomplishments Friday night against West Creek.
Wayne Prater, right, takes the oath of office from Judge J. Mark Rogers for Cannon County Trustee Monday. Prater is expected to name Norma Knox, the runner-up in the election, as his assistant when he takes office Wednesday.
A swearing in ceremony was held Monday night at the Cannon County Courthouse for persons elected to office during the Aug. 5 General Election. Circuit Judge J. Mark Rogers administered the oaths of office.
Six law enforcement professionals will join Cannon County Sheriff-elect Darrell Young when he assumes the office on Wednesday.
Tara Syster, of the Iconium Community of Cannon County, is currently touring in the Czech Republic with the Cripple Creek Cloggers.