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A Suicide Prevention Town Hall meeting, sponsored by the Lincoln County Department of Education, will be held Thursday, Nov. 15, at 6 p.m. at Lincoln County High School, 1233 Huntsville Highway.

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Local veterans honors during the Fayetteville Rotary Club’s Veterans’ Day Program last week are (from left) Arthur Ross, who served as a corporal in the U.S. Army; Will Richardson, a lance corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps; Dexter Sullivan, a lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps; Fred B. Brya…

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Established for the treatment of opioid addiction, BlueBird Recovery, LLC, recently opened its newest location here in Fayetteville.

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One of only nine remaining Navajo Code Talkers in America, Peter MacDonald, Sr., of Tuba City, Ariz., will be in Fayetteville on Thursday, Dec. 6, to speak about his experiences and the use of the top secret language during and after World War II.

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The community is invited to the Veterans Day program set for Friday, Nov. 9, at Lincoln County High School.

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While most high school kids were enjoying an opportunity to sleep in and rest during fall break, four Lincoln County High School students were up at dawn, working all day to assist folks in Wilmington, N.C., who had suffered damage from Hurricane Florence.

The Association of International Gospel Assemblies, Inc., will be hosting the Tennessee State Conference on Nov. 2 at 6 p.m., as well as on Nov. 3 at 9 a.m. at Hope Assembly Church.

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Reenactors participate in the 14th Annual Debbie Shattuck Capino Trail of Tears Memorial Walk Saturday morning. The Bell’s Route, which came through Fayetteville, was conducted by Lt. Edward Deas and John A. Bell, was one of 17 Cherokee removal. On Oct. 11, 1838, the Bell detachment left For…

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The Lincoln County Middle Schools Robotics Team – #OneLCRobotics Team #0806 – competed in the Tennessee Valley BEST Robotics Competition held at Calhoun Community College in Decatur, Ala., on Oct. 13 and has advanced to compete at the regional level in December.

Lincoln County High School’s Career and Technical Education Department will be hosting an open house on Tuesday, Oct. 23, from 4 until 7 p.m.

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Career and Technical Education classes at Lincoln County High School have made it possible for students to be involved in a Reverse Engineering Project, which allowed them to redesign, build in safety features, and fabricate a set of tractor splitting jacks and track system.

Lincoln County Schools is presenting the Sixth Annual Transition Fair: High School on Tuesday, Oct. 23, from 5 until 7 p.m. at the Lincoln County High School Commons area with door prizes and refreshments.

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On Oct. 1, Fayetteville Public Utilities began collecting new socks and undergarments for Clothe Our Kids as part of the Tennessee Electric Cooperatives Day of Service.

Motlow State Community College recently received approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to offer 100 percent of degree programs taught at the Motlow Sparta site and the Tennessee Fire Service and Codes Academy.

The Kings Mountain Messenger Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution invites the public to the dedication ceremony for the Revolutionary War Patriots Memorial to be held on Saturday, Oct. 20, at 2 p.m. on the Lincoln County Courthouse lawn.

Each fall, the Backroads Heritage organization hosts a Fall Dinner showcasing a speaker who is involved with a tourism-related business.  Anyone would be hard pressed to find a tourism business that is more well-known than the Jack Daniel Distillery attraction.  Steve May, Director of Market…

Fayetteville City Schools earned a top composite score for student growth over the year, according to an accountability snapshot presented to the school board during its September meeting.

Lincoln County School students surpassed the state average percent who scored “on track” or “mastered”, according to TNReady student assessment results, with proficiencies among the best in the south central district.

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Dr. Michael Torrence, president of Motlow State Community College, has been named to the Advisory Board of Western Governors University (WGU) Tennessee, the state-endorsed, nonprofit online university established as part of Governor Haslam’s Drive to 55 initiative.

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St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church celebrates The Blessing of the Animals today, Wednesday, Oct. 3, from 5 until 6 p.m. in the church parking lot, located at 106 E. Washington Street.

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Lincoln County High School’s marching band unveiled their new uniforms during Friday night’s game at Meadows-Thompson Stadium. Band students, boosters and supporters, as well as the department of education, have worked tirelessly to raise funds, approximately $45,000, to go toward the purcha…

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As the American Red Cross responds to Hurricane Florence, providing food, shelter and comfort to those affected, individuals outside the affected areas are urged to help by giving blood or platelets to care for patients in the storm’s path and across the country.

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Eli Padgett, a student at Riverside Christian Academy, was recently recognized as one of Tennessee’s Top 100 Readers in First Lady Crissy Haslam’s Statewide Summer Reading Competition. Eli had to read at least 2,000 minutes to be considered for selection. Here, Eli pauses for a photo with hi…

Quality First Home Care, a premier provider of home health, private duty nursing and CHOICES services, was recently awarded three prestigious recognitions.

Elizabeth Barnes, a senior at Lincoln County High School, is among approximately 16,000 students across the national named as a semifinalist in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program, announced officials with the National Merit Scholarship Corp. last week.

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Patrick Rehab-Wellness Center and Lincoln Health System announced last week that Kim Davis has been named the new wellness director for Patrick Rehab-Wellness Center (PRW).

The TN College of Applied Technology (TCAT) Shelbyville Collision Repair Technology instructor, Eric Brown, recently had the opportunity to attend the NACE Automechanika held at the world center Atlanta, Ga.