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Manchester Mayor Lonnie Norman said that a vote to replace Manchester City School Board member John Mayberry could take place either at the beginning or end of October. Mayberry died July 7, and the move to replace him has drawn some heavy local interest. Three candidates applied for the position, Travis Hillis, Lana Matthews Sain […]
Three people have turned in their application for a Manchester City School Board seat vacated earlier this year by the passing of member John Mayberry: Lana Matthews Sain, Travis Hillis and Kenneth Kimble. The Manchester Board of Mayor and Aldermen will pick the candidate at an upcoming vote. Kimble has been recommended by the Manchester […]
independent reports There has been another drowning in the area, this time on Tims Ford Lake inside Moore County. 57 year-old Richard Moffat from Tullahoma died Tuesday while fishing in Lost Creek area of the lake. Reports say the man apparently got tangled in a propeller on a boat. An unidentified boater attempted to save […]
chip ramsey firstname.lastname@example.org It took a tie-breaker last Tuesday from Mayor Lonnie Norman to pass a compromise resolution on the city’s pseudoephedrine stand. Vice Mayor Ryan French had proposed an ordinance that would have forced many cold medicines to revert back to 1974 law making them prescription-based sales only. Pseudoephedrine is a main ingredient in […]
independent reports Authorities say two recent fires at a used car lot on the edge of Manchester were set intentionally. The Tennessee Fire Marshall ruled that two fires were set two days apart at Haddon Motors. The business is owned by John Constantine. The first fire on Tuesday about 25% involved, according to firemen at […]