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Five Generations Celebrate 90th Birthday

Posted on April 24, 2015 at 9:46 am

Five Generations Celebrate 90th Birthday Lue Bell Gifford Wilkerson of the Keith Springs Community cuddles her great-great-granddaughter, Hadley Grace Comers, who was born on March 31, 2015, just 10 days before her 90th birthday celebration, on April 10, 1925. Completing this five-generation photo in back from left are, Katy Stephens, great-grandmother; Beverly Carr, grandmother; and Marina Commers, mother of Hadley. —Photo provided

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  • Births in April 24th edition

    Posted on April 24, 2015 at 9:44 am

     Klayton Andrew Guess Kelley and Scott Guess of Sherwood proudly announce the birth of their son, Klayton Andrew, on Dec. 1, 2014, at Southern Tennessee Regional Health System in Winchester, weighing in at 9 pounds, 5 ounces. Grandparents are Ransom and Margie Green of Cowan and Leon and Charlene Guess of Sherwood. Klayton has a sibling, Kara Lee Guess.  Tinsliegh Alaina Grace Swinford  Ashley Marlin and Kyle Swinford of Shelbyville proudly

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  • Pierce and Braden to wed

    Posted on April 24, 2015 at 9:38 am

    Pierce and Braden to wed Heather R. Pierce of Belvidere and Justin D. Braden of Waverly happily announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Harry and Liz Dixon and Anthony D. Pierce, all of Winchester. She is the granddaughter of the late Alton E. Branch and Elizabeth Branch of Belvidere and the late Jean Pierce and Billy Pierce of Winchester. The bridegroom-elect is the son

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  • 4-H partners with ‘Prevent Child Abuse TN’

    Posted on April 23, 2015 at 11:20 am

      ASSISTANT EDITOR linda stacy Shiny, spinning pinwheels evoke thoughts of childhood and innocence that are a fitting symbol for the statewide child abuse awareness campaign now underway. Franklin County residents may have noticed blue pin wheels popping up at local schools and on the Winchester Square. University of Tennessee Ag Agent and 4-H leader in Franklin County, Johnathan Johns, explains their significance. “These pin wheels are being placed to

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  • Pierce, Braden to wed

    Posted on April 23, 2015 at 11:18 am

    Heather R. Pierce of Belvidere and Justin D. Braden of Waverly happily announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. The bride-elect is the daughter of Harry and Liz Dixon and Anthony D. Pierce, all of Winchester. She is the granddaughter of the late Alton E. Branch and Elizabeth Branch of Belvidere and the late Jean Pierce and Billy Pierce of Winchester. The bridegroom-elect is the son of Renee Brewer of Michigan.

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  • A Key to Happiness

    Posted on April 23, 2015 at 9:34 am

    A Key to Happiness By Glenn Mollette Americans hoard too much stuff. Everywhere I go in small or large towns I see storage facilities being built. Americans have “stuff” and we need more storage space. We spend most of our lives wanting stuff and then we have to worry about keeping or maintaining what we have accumulated. My wife and I cleaned out a bedroom closet recently. I looked through

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  • Haven of Hope to hold ‘The Big Pay Back’

    Posted on April 20, 2015 at 12:44 pm

    To raise awareness and to serve victims, the Haven of Hope needs the public’s help. The Haven provides resources to domestic and sexual violence victims. It serves Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Lincoln, Marshall and Moore counties. Haven advocates are holding a fundraiser, The Big Payback, on Tuesday, May 5. The payback is a 24-hour online event to help Middle Tennessee nonprofits. Donors can go to TheBigPayback.org and select a nonprofit and

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