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Ridgely Chamber hosts first annual car show

Shayna Burg Banner@lakecountybanner.com What better way to end summer than with some sweet classic, restored, and modified cars?  Many people local and outsiders gathered on Saturday for the Ridgely Chamber of Commerce’s first annual car show. There were many different models from different decades to view. Aside from the car show, the Bridge at Ridgely…

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Lee Lawrence

Lee Lawrence 1934-2017 Lee Oleodia Lawrence, 82, of Hollow Rock passed away Friday, April 14 at Life Care of Bruceton. Graveside services were held April 16 at Prospect Cemetery in Hollow Rock, with Bro. Terry Bradshaw officiating. Mrs. Lawrence was born August 2, 1934 in Benton County to the late Willie Riley Jordan and Lee…

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Wylie Pearson

Wylie Pearson 1945-2016 Wylie Junior Pearson, 71, of Huntingdon passed away Wednesday, September 28 at his home. Funeral services were held October 1 in the chapel of Chase Funeral Home. Burial followed at Carroll Memorial Gardens, with Rev. Lee Moore officiating. Mr. Pearson was born April 25, 1945 in Lexington and was raised by the late Ike…

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Bethel Wildcats remain undefeated

MCKENZIE, Tenn. –The Bethel Wildcats remained undefeated on the season with a 35-28 victory over the Knights of Kentucky Christian Saturday at Wildcat Stadium in McKenzie. The Wildcats moved to 4-0 while KCU fell to 0-4. It is the best start in program history for the Wildcats. Bethel took a 7-0 lead on a Quincy…

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Funding guaranteed for Parkers Crossroads Veterans Cemetery

shirleyNANNEY editor The Veterans Cemetery at Parkers Crossroads is on go and is guaranteed funding, according to an announcement by Gov. Bill Haslam and Dept. of Veterans Services Commissioner Many-Bears Grinder. The state has been awarded nearly $6 million in federal funding from the National Cemetery Administration for the construction of the Tennessee State Veterans…

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Barbara J. Higdon

1948-2016 Barbara Jean Higdon, 68, of Bruceton, passed away Friday, Sept. 2, at her residence. Funeral services were held Sunday, Sept. 4, at 2 p.m., in the chapel of Plunk Funeral Home of Camden with Mike Melton and David Gargus officiating. Burial followed at Sandy Point Cemetery. Mrs. Higdon was born Feb. 15, 1948, in…

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