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Fraud, financial abuse focus of senior program

Posted on October 21, 2014 at 6:41 am

The Adult Abuse Coalition of South Central Tennessee is sponsoring the 10th annual statewide campaign to educate and inform all Tennesseans about fraud and financial abuse of seniors and disabled adults. Governor Bill Haslam is set to sign the official proclamation to proclaim October as Fraud & Financial Abuse Awareness Month in Tennessee. In recognition of Fraud and Financial Abuse Awareness Month, the Coalition will be coordinating several events and

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Fraud, financial abuse focus of senior program

Posted on October 21, 2014 at 6:41 am

The Adult Abuse Coalition of South Central Tennessee is sponsoring the 10th annual statewide campaign to educate and inform all Tennesseans about fraud and financial abuse of seniors and disabled adults. Governor Bill Haslam is set to sign the official proclamation to proclaim October as Fraud & Financial Abuse Awareness Month in Tennessee. In recognition of Fraud and Financial Abuse Awareness Month, the Coalition will be coordinating several events and

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  • Burn permits are required

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 5:40 am

    Burn Safe

    The Division of Forestry is reminding Lincoln County residents that if they intend to do any outdoor burning, they are required by state law to obtain a free burning permit. The permits are required Oct. 15 until May 15. To obtain a permit, call toll free 1-877-350-2876 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Permits are also available online for small scale debris burns by visiting BurnSafeTN.org. Online

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  • ‘Kids Hunting for Cure’ this weekend

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 2:48 pm

    Kids Hunting for a Cure

    Kids Hunting for a Cure and the Matt Malone Memorial Chapter Deer Hunt will be held in conjunction with the 14th Annual Juvenile Hunter’s Field Day on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 24-25. The event begins at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds in Fayetteville on Friday with sign in from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. where hunters will meet their guide and the landowner. An auction will start at 6 p.m. with

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Sports

Riverside Christian Academy’s Seth Finch (4) pulls in an impressive one-handed catch for a touchdown during action Friday night. ~ Photo by Evan Buck

Knights fall to Webb School

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:50 pm

The Riverside Christian Academy Knights fell to Webb School on Friday night with a final score of 54-20. Webb scored two touchdowns and two, two-point conversions before the Knights got on the board with a four-yard catch for a touchdown by Glenn Hammons. Luke Eakes added on the Knights’ two-point conversion on a run to the end zone. Webb would score three more touchdowns and two more two-point conversions before

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  • Falcons get big win over Red Raiders

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:50 pm

    Falcon Dillion Jean scored both touchdowns for Lincoln County in action Friday night on the road at Coffee County. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    The Falcons picked up a big district win on the road Friday night, defeating Coffee County 17-7. It was expected to be a high-scoring shootout. The Red Raiders had averaged 30 points a game putting up 55 on Franklin County and 42 on Columbia. But, the Falcon defense didn’t give up the big play. Offensively, LCHS brought more of a running game with 258 yards on the ground and played

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  • Volleyball season ends in regionals

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:49 pm

    Lincoln County High School’s Alex Ashley makes the play at the net in region tournament action last week against the Siegel Lady Stars. ~ Staff photo by Paul Henry

    The Lady Falcon volleyball season came to an end in the first round of region tournament action as the ladies fell 0-3 to the #3 state ranked Lady Stars from Siegel. Lincoln County wraps up its season with a 10-3 record in district and regional action. With two seniors on the team, Danielle Carroll and Taylor Mitchell, the future for Lady Falcon volleyball looks bright. “We did not perform to

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Lifestyles

Let ARP help with Thanksgiving meal

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:36 pm

Let some fabulous cooks with the Fayetteville ARP Church make your Thanksgiving meal less stressful, and at the same time, help a worthy cause, the Mission for Madrid. One-hundred percent of the proceeds from the bake sale will go toward Fayetteville ARP Church sending a mission team to Madrid, Spain, in July 2015. Sides available for purchase are corn casserole, green bean casserole, holiday potatoes and sweet potato casserole. A

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  • Rotary Club’s 44th Fish Fry Saturday

    Posted on October 17, 2014 at 8:21 am

    The Fayetteville Rotary Club’s 44th Annual Fish Fry will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds. “We’re going to have a great fish fry this year,” said Dan Holt, president of the Rotary Club. “Hopefully, the weather will be perfect for cooking over 1,400 pounds of fish and over 4,000 hush puppies … This is one of our biggest fundraisers of the year, and as always we

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  • RCA sets craft fair, business expo

    Posted on October 16, 2014 at 4:21 pm

    Riverside Christian Academy is gearing up for the Seventh Annual Craft Show and Small Business Expo on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. This is an opportunity for local crafters and home-based business owners to show off their works and wares. From the beginning, the craft show has been held in the gym at RCA, and two years ago, it expanded into the cafeteria. “We have seen

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Entertainment

Flintville Bazaar

Flintville Bazaar offers something for everyone

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:32 pm

As the holidays draw near and thoughts turn to gifts and decorating for the season, Flintville Baptist Church has set Saturday, Nov. 1, for its 4th Annual Old Fashion Bazaar, an event that offers something for everyone. This Bazaar, “You’ll Be Amazed at What You’ll Find”, will be held in the church’s newly completed Christian Life Center from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. “Our bazaar offers baked goods, gourmet items,

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  • FPU launches Watch TV Everywhere service

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 3:31 pm

    FPU New Artwork Vector

    Fayetteville Public Utilities (FPU) makes it easy for cable subscribers to watch some of their favorite cable programming anywhere they go with a free service called Watch TV Everywhere. Watch TV Everywhere is available on your PC, laptop, iPad, iPhone, Android and other similar devices. “We live in a world of instant information and portable entertainment,” said FPU’s CEO and General Manager Britt Dye. “With this new service, our customers

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  • Performing Arts nights continue

    Posted on October 15, 2014 at 6:20 am

    Performing --

    “I want to encourage all the performing arts, not just music, to take part in our open mic,” said host Taylor Hoch as she opened Thursday’s show with a soliloquy from Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Jay Jernigan joined Taylor to perform three of Taylor’s original Americana songs. Next up were Drew Tucker and Ron Hackett. They played a jazz duet set of Duke Ellington tunes. Guitarist Don Moriarty came to

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