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Porter to speak to Vietnam Vets

Posted on September 1, 2014 at 11:38 am

The next meeting of the Vietnam Era Veterans will be on Thursday, Sept. 11, or 9/11, a date Americans will never forget. The featured speaker for the event will be Donnie Porter, a member of the Vietnam Era Veterans. Porter descends from Benjamin Porter who settled in Lincoln County in1809, the year it was formed from Bedford. He was the 3rd great-grandson of John Porter of Felsted, County Essex, England, who came

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    Posted on September 1, 2014 at 9:45 am

    Lincoln County Republican Party will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept. 4, at the Fayetteville Church of God, 17 Monks Road, beginning at 7 p.m.   A family reunion will be held for the relatives of Brewer, Haislip, Luna and Riner families at H.V. Griffin Park in Shelbyville on Saturday, Sept. 6, beginning at 10 a.m. Everyone is asked to bring a dish to share and lawn chairs.

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  • Happenings

    Posted on August 25, 2014 at 12:45 pm

    Music in the Park will feature 4-Way Stop in a free outdoor concert at Stone Bridge Park on Thursday, Aug. 28, beginning at 7 p.m. The series is sponsored by the Fayetteville/Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce, City of Fayetteville, and Fayetteville Parks and Recreation.   Boston butts for the benefit of the McBurg Community Center are being sold for $35 each. For information or to reserve a butt, call (931)

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  • Military appreciation night set in Shelbyville

    Posted on August 22, 2014 at 6:35 am

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    There will be a Military Appreciation Night on Thursday, Aug. 28, at the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration grounds in Shelbyville. All veterans from across the area are invited to attend. The evening will begin at 6:30 p.m., and if you would like to attend, you must call (931) 684-2915, leave your name and number, and you will be contacted regarding there ceremony. Veterans will be provided free vehicle parking

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  • Happenings

    Posted on August 18, 2014 at 2:31 pm

    Central High School’s Class of 1979 35th Reunion will be held Friday and Saturday, Aug. 22-23. The event begins with a cookout at the Stonebridge Park at 6 p.m. All teachers are welcome. The cost is $35 single and $70 per couple. Everyone is asked to bring a lawn chair. On Saturday at 7 p.m., a dance will be held at the Lincoln County Museum. The event will feature casual

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  • Class of ‘94 plans 20th reunion

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 4:05 pm

    The 20-year reunion for Lincoln County High School’s Class of 1994 is fast approaching. The date is set for Saturday, Sept. 20, at 6 p.m. at the Lincoln County Museum & Civic Center. Please sign up as early as you can so that organizers can finalize plans. The cost will be $25 per person or $50 per couple if paid in advance. Please make checks payable to LCHS Class of

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    Posted on August 11, 2014 at 2:37 pm

    A commodity distribution by South Central Human Resource Agency will be held Thursday, Aug. 14, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds.   Central High School Class of 1973 will have its bi-monthly dinner Thursday, Aug. 14, at 7 p.m. at Shoney’s Restaurant. For more information, call Bill Askew at 536-4955.   Vietnam Era Veterans’ monthly evening meetings will be held at Mike’s All American Diner,

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