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Fair scholarship

Posted on May 22, 2015 at 9:59 am

Dr. Mary Chorney Carter of the Lincoln County Fair Association presents a $500 scholarship to Katilyn Lewter, graduating Lincoln County High School senior and president of the school’s FFA Chapter. The award was based on Katilyn’s academic achievement, leadership and community involvement and fair involvement, as well as her essay, “My Favorite Fair Memories”. Her application was one of 28 from seniors at each of the three local high schools.

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  • 471 first graders take part in Farm City Day

    Posted on May 20, 2015 at 4:59 pm

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    A total of 471 first grade students from across Lincoln County and Fayetteville City schools gathered for 2015 Lincoln County Farm City Day recently. Local partnering agencies included Lincoln County Soil Conservation, Farm Bureau Women, Lincoln County UT Extension office, and 4-H and FFA students. The classes then rotated through 10 presentations. Several of the children’s parents, grandparents and siblings also came to enjoy the day. Farm City Day could

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  • Beta Kappa plans 40th anniversary

    Posted on May 18, 2015 at 4:58 pm

    Taylor Bryan (left) is Alpha Kappa’s Scholarship winner, who receives a check from Helen Fussell, scholarship chairman. Bryan is graduating from Fayetteville High School and plans to become a teacher.

    Beta Kappa Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma International met at the Mildred Scott Building in Petersburg on Thursday, May 7. President Helen Lowe welcomed members present. Ginger Hardison gave the Inspirational Challenge and recommended that members do acts of kindness everywhere they can. Helen Fussell, scholarship chairman, introduced the Lincoln County Beta Kappa scholarship winner, Taylor Bryan, who is graduating from Fayetteville High School and is planning to become a

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  • Psi Beta chapter established at Motlow

    Posted on May 14, 2015 at 12:33 pm

    The establishment of a Psi Beta honor society chapter at Motlow College was recently approved by the Psi Beta national council, according to Dr. Stephen Guerin, associate professor of psychology at Motlow, Psi Beta faculty advisor and retired clinical psychologist. Psi Beta is the national honor society in psychology for students at two-year colleges. The Motlow chapter is one of only three Psi Beta chapters in the Tennessee Board of

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  • Glass speaks at Motlow graduations

    Posted on May 13, 2015 at 12:33 pm

    Frank Glass

    Dr. Frank Glass, former president of Motlow State Community College, will address the more than 700 students who plan to participate in commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 9, according to Dr. MaryLou Apple, president of Motlow College. The ceremonies will be held inside Nisbett Center on the Moore County campus. A resident of Tullahoma, Motlow’s third president and its first president emeritus, Dr. Glass is a career educator who served

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  • FPU’s youth board tours natural gas, electric facilities

    Posted on May 12, 2015 at 6:33 pm

    FPU’s Student Utility Board members toured the West Point Gate Station and learned about natural gas. Pictured (from left) are Caleb Barnes, Seth Finch, Taylor Bryan, Devon Balsama, Josey Smith and Grady Wright as they listened to FPU’s Randall Griner (far right) describe the operation of the station.

    The Fayetteville Public Utilities (FPU) Student Utility Board got a close-up look at the natural gas and electric departments, learning how both energy sources are delivered to Lincoln County and visiting the West Point Natural Gas Gate Station and Hamilton Electric Substation. FPU’s Randall Griner led the focus on natural gas which included a display of various pipes and equipment used in gas line construction. Students also learned how natural

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  • FMS Career Day

    Posted on May 11, 2015 at 2:32 pm

    (Above) Fayetteville Middle School students listen to Chad Brown, representing Lincoln Medical EMS, who explains how the ambulance services serves the community, the duties of paramedics and EMTs and other interesting facts about EMS during Career Day 20. (Below) Students hear from Joey Bumgardner, a local truck driver, who shared information about his career. Students listened to individuals from a number of vocations, including a solar scientist from NASA, a

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