Funeral services for Mr. Claude Anderson age 87, of Beechgrove, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Mike Anderson officiating. Burial will follow in Farrar Hill Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be on Wednesday, February 19 from 4:00 PM until 9:00 PM at […]
Only 38 percent of Tennesseans say they have heard of the standards. The rest say they are unsure if they have heard of the standards or refuse to answer the question. Nationally 62 percent of Americans say they have not heard of the Common Core State Standards, according to a 2013 poll by Gallup and Phi Delta Kappa International.
When asked to grade schools on an “A” to “F” scale, 45 percent of Tennesseans give their local schools either an “A” (16 percent) or a “B” (29 percent). Significantly fewer, 31 percent, give the quality of all Tennessee schools either an “A” (9 percent) or a “B” (22 percent).
The Tennessee Mafia Jug Band have shamelessly stolen a feature of the old Roy Acuff Show– a bit known as “Pap & the Jug Band“. There’s only so many graveyard numbers or raunchy love songs that even the most rabid country audience can sit through without some kind of relief.
Francisco Guzman , with the Foundation for the Blind, from Nashville, will be the guest speaker. Following her presentation, we will have a short business meeting and lunch will be served. Person’s with any degree or type of vision loss, family or friends, are welcome to attend. Volunteers are needed!! For more information call Betty Clem at 455-5592. Thank you so much, Martha Swanger.
Mr. Howard Thomas Long, III, age 65 of Manchester, Tennessee passed from this life on Monday, January 20, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee surrounded by his loving family. Tom was preceded in death by his parents, Howard Thomas Long, Jr. and Peggy Whiteman Long. He is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Yvette Long, […]
Funeral services for Mr. Charles Herman Henegar, affectionately known as “Chuck”, age 49, of Morrison, were conducted Friday, January 24, 2014 at 11:00 AM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Alan Adams officiating. Interment will follow at Shady Grove Cemetery. Visitation was held Thursday, January 23, 2014 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM at […]
Memorial services for Mr. Clair Nevin Pickel, age 84 of Murfreesboro were conducted at 11:00am, Friday, January 4 at the Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mark Barron officiating. The U.S. Air Force provided Military Honors. Interment followed in the Fredonia Cemetery. Mr. Pickel passed away, December 31, 2013 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in […]