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‘Fabulous Fifties Show’ just a few weeks away

Posted on March 6, 2015 at 5:13 am

The 29th Annual Fabulous Fifties Show, Rockin’ Through the Seasons, will open Thursday, March 19, for the first of eight performances that will be staged in the auditorium of Ninth Grade Academy here in Fayetteville. All proceeds will benefit the Multi-County Cancer Support Network. “Our show will be somewhat different this year as we travel around the calendar singing songs about the different times of the year,” said Jane Wilcox,

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  • Attention dog owners in Flintville, Elora, Kelso areas

    Posted on March 5, 2015 at 5:12 am

    The Humane Society of Lincoln County has received grant funding from the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee to offer a $30 discount for canine spay or neuter surgery for qualifying low-income pet owners in the Flintville, Kelso, and Elora areas. The discount is only good for surgery at the Southern Alliance Spay and Neuter Clinic in Parks City. Normally, a canine surgery would cost $60 for female dogs or $50

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  • Rewards given in vandalism case

    Posted on March 5, 2015 at 4:13 am

    Lincoln County Area Crime Stoppers has presented a $200 reward for information that led to the arrest of two suspects in the recent vandalism of Stone Bridge Memorial Park. The award, one of two presented in the case, was approved during the February meeting of the board of directors of Lincoln County Area Crime Stoppers, said Mike Hopson, president, noting that a reward was also offered in the case by

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  • Local faces child rape charge

    Posted on March 4, 2015 at 2:12 pm

    A Fayetteville man faces charges of rape of a child. According to records at the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department, Patrick Lynn Moore, 47, 411 Adams Street, was booked in Tuesday after being charged with rape of a child. He was released on $25,000 bond. Sgt. Nathan Massey and Patrolman Adrienne Grubaugh with the Fayetteville Police Department made the arrest. Authorities with FPD would not comment on the case.

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  • Deputies bust active meth lab in Parks City

    Posted on March 4, 2015 at 5:11 am

    meth bust

    An ongoing investigation, plus several complaints from the public, led Lincoln County sheriff’s investigators to an active meth lab in Parks City early Wednesday evening. Deputies Mike Pitts and Jubal Ragsdale obtained a search warrant and served it to residents James G. Schaub, Jr., and Ramona F. Dolese at 18 Benson Circle, where the smell of chemicals emanated from the dwelling, authorities said. Dolese answered the back door, while Schaub

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  • Snow … but enough already!

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 4:10 pm

    Courthouse Raw

    Those in Lincoln County wanting a beautiful snowfall before winter’s end got their wish overnight Wednesday when between four and six inches of the white fluffy stuff blanketed the valley, making for some beautiful pictures and a great deal of fun. Staff photographer Paul Henry’s pictures of the Lincoln County Courthouse, one of which is above, were viewed by over 31,500 people on Facebook as of Friday, gaining comments from

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  • Hamburger Day

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:10 pm

    Hamburger Day

    State Sen. Jim Tracy and Carolyn Denton, executive director of the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Chamber, look over invitations to the 27th Lincoln County Legislative Appreciation Day, better known as Hamburger Day on the Hill, being held this week in Nashville. The two offices have been planning the day for months with the help of TPAC and Metro Nashville Parking. The event is hosted by Lincoln County, City of Fayetteville, Lincoln County

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  • Local Humane Society awarded BISSELL grant

    Posted on March 2, 2015 at 2:10 pm

    The BISSELL Pet Foundation™, supported in part by BISSELL Homecare, Inc., has awarded $3,000 to the Humane Society of Lincoln County to support their life-saving efforts. Funds will be used to provide spay/neuter surgeries for shelter dogs. “With literally millions of homeless pets euthanized every year in the U.S., we focus on funding programs that will do the most to change this heartbreaking outcome,” explains Cathy Bissell, Founder of the

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  • THP holds license checkpoint

    Posted on February 27, 2015 at 8:47 am

    The Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting a driver license roadside safety checkpoint on State Route 50 at the 15.8 mile marker beginning at 3 p.m., on Friday, Feb. 27, in Lincoln County. Recognizing the danger presented to the public by unqualified drivers, troopers will concentrate their efforts on vehicles being operated by drivers who violate the driver license laws of Tennessee. The Tennessee Highway Patrol has found these driver

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