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SAAW clinic sees 2,594 surgeries in first year

Posted on June 16, 2014 at 2:46 pm

After its first year in operation, the Southern Alliance Spay Neuter Clinic in Parks City has released numbers regarding surgeries. According to Bonnie Cowan, SAAW/Lincoln County president, since May 22, 2013, the clinic has spayed and neutered 1,065 dogs and 1,529 cats. Total number of surgeries is 2,594. “Years of work and experience in TNR working in the City of Fayetteville, transporting all those dogs and cats to far away

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  • Helping our animals

    Posted on June 4, 2014 at 1:27 pm

    Helping Our Animals

    Motlow College’s Phi Theta Kappa Chapter donates much-needed items to the Fayetteville/Lincoln County Animal Shelter. Pictured are (from left) Kimberlynn Young, Professor Michael Hartman, Bill Capshaw and Brutus, Ashley Warren, Lidia Juarez, Michaela Fulkerson, and Hanna Counts. A monetary donation was made as well.

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  • Amos finds a new forever home after night of terror

    Posted on June 3, 2014 at 7:33 am

    Amos with Stan Spray

    PAUL HENRY staff writer As the sun rose on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, it revealed the devastation from the previous Monday night’s tornado outbreak here in Lincoln County – a scene of sweeping destruction, crisis, confusion and loss. Truly in a matter of minutes, the storms brought unexpected change to the lives of so many in our community. But, in many ways, it’s a new beginning forced by the hand

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  • Cutest Pet Winners

    Posted on May 12, 2014 at 5:04 pm

    Cutest Pet Contest Winners --

    Winners of Lakeway Publisher’s online Cutest Pet Contest are pictured with their owners. Left is third place winner, Sophie, held by owner Janene Luckado from Tracy City. Right is first place winner, Cupcakes, held by Dianne Tipps of Fayetteville. Not pictured is Gypsy, the second place winner from Decherd. There were 43 entries in this year’s contest, with over 630 votes cast. All three winners received a prize package from

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  • WCC fundraiser a great success for Humane Society

    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 2:44 pm

    A record number of supporters turned out for the Fourth Annual Wine, Chocolate & Cheese fund-raiser held at the Lincoln County Museum re-cently. Blue Velvet entertained guests as they mingled, enjoyed the fare and the silent auction. ~ Photo by Cindy Kite

    The Fourth Annual Wine, Chocolate & Cheese fund-raiser was held at the Lincoln County Museum in late February, which turned out a record number of supporters for the shelter. “We had a wonderful group of people who enjoyed the food, wine and especially the entertainment, said Sharon Dunkin, president of the Humane Society. The Blue Velvet Group highlighted the evening with the great sounds of jazz and instrumental music, with

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  • Benefiting dog rescue

    Posted on March 27, 2014 at 2:11 pm

    Benefitting dog rescue --

    Children attending a painting party at The Party Paige show the paintings they created. Guests brought donations to the party, hosted by Audrey Towry, which will benefit Snooty Giggles Dog Rescue.

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  • Donating food to shelter

    Posted on January 6, 2014 at 10:36 am

    Donating food to animal shelter --

    South Lincoln first grade student display bags of dog and cat food they collected. The food was donated to the Fayetteville Animal Shelter during the Christmas season.

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