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Posted on November 26, 2013 at 3:51 pm

All Things E-Cigs, E-cigarettes, E-juice and accessories retailer, Grand Opening will be  Nov. 29 from 9 a.m.  to 7 p.m.  at 307 Hillsboro Blvd. for more information, contact  Jamie Mason at  931-952-3384, Jamieface@me.com. Local small business soft opening Tuesday, November 26, 2013. Grand Opening on Black Friday.

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  • HOSPITALS JOIN TOGETHER TO FORM NEW REGIONAL HEALTHCARE DELIVERY SYSTEM

    Posted on October 2, 2013 at 10:14 am

      Four LifePoint-affiliated hospitals combine to create Southern Tennessee Regional Health System   Winchester, Tenn. (October 2, 2013) – Southern Tennessee Medical Center in Winchester, Emerald Hodgson Hospital in Sewanee,  Hillside Hospital in Pulaski, and Crockett Hospital in  Lawrenceburg have combined to form Southern Tennessee Regional Health System (STRHS).   The four hospitals, all affiliated with LifePoint Hospitals® of Brentwood, Tenn., will join forces to share best clinical practices for

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  • Please help find our missing dog!

    Posted on August 2, 2013 at 10:41 pm

    Our dog has gone missing from the Woodcrest Dr. area of Manchester. If you have seen him, please contact 581-5989.

    Our family dog went missing on Friday morning, July 27. He is a blonde Cocker Spaniel and is very friendly. He went missing in the area of Oak drive and Woodcrest.  If you have seen him please contact 931-581-5989. We miss him very much!  

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Sports

Midget Raiders Finish Regular Season Perfect 6-0

Posted on October 6, 2014 at 4:57 pm

The Midget Raiders finish the regular season off by beating the Falcons on Saturday 36-0. This Raider team has scored an amazing 271 points and has only allowed 14 points in 6 games. The Raiders will be on bye the next couple of weeks. They will be back in action on 10-25-14 to open the first round of the playoffs. They will be taken on the Cookeville Cavaliers or the

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  • Midget Raiders Remain Unbeaten 5-0

    Posted on October 2, 2014 at 3:58 pm

    The Midget Raiders pickup another victory by beating the Blue Raiders of Warren County 46 to 8. The words to describe the Raiders offense would be ground attack and aerial assualt. The Raiders will be at home for their final regular season game taking on the Manchester Falcons Saturday 10-4-14 @ 1:30PM. Special thanks to Middle School Head Football Coach Brock Freeze for coming out and showing support for the

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  • Lady Raiders Soccer Final Home Game

    Posted on October 2, 2014 at 3:47 pm

    Come out tonight to support the Lady Raiders final home game of the season (on our new field!) and help us recognize and celebrate our seniors – Taylor DeBerry, Alex Ellison, and Andrea Fisher.

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Lifestyles

Coffee County Retired Teachers to meet

Posted on February 24, 2014 at 9:06 am

COMMUNITY CALENDAR The Coffee County Retired Teachers Association will be meeting on March 11, 2014, at the Trinity Lutheran Church, 705 Wilson Avenue, Tullahoma, TN. Registration will begin at 11:00 a.m. with the luncheon beginning at 11:30 a.m. The program will be presented by Mrs. Linda McCrary, President of the Tennessee Retired Teachers Association. The meeting will be held in the A-Frame portion of the church as you enter the

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  • Class of ’58 remembers deceased classmates at courthouse ceremony

    Posted on October 15, 2013 at 11:40 am

        Members of the Coffee County Central High School Class of 1958 recently met for its 55th year reunion and to pay respects to the 40 classmates who have passed away. Forty-eight members of the class attended a banquet held at the Manchester-Coffee County Conference Center with music provided by Music Unlimited. Earlier in the day, members met at courthouse for a memorial service for the deceased members. At

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  • Manchester Cumberland Presbyterian Church (MCPC) Vacation Bible School 15-9 July 2013

    Posted on June 20, 2013 at 3:36 pm

    For most youngsters, summer time means lots of fun playing with their friends, time off from school, or an action packed vacation with the family. But, for some children, summer also brings Vacation Bible School (VBS), a place where they can have fun and grow spiritually.   While it’s a fun experience, the impact VBS can have on young lives is often far-reaching and follows children into their adult years. This

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Pet Stories

Lost Merle Chihuahua

Posted on July 22, 2014 at 12:22 pm

Missing foster dog, approx 8 years, male, not neutered. Has multiple injuries and needs treatment! Last seen at the corner of McArthur St and Coffee St in Manchester, TN. No collar and is terrified of people. If spotted please call Leslie @ 931-952-6198

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  • Please help find our missing dog!

    Posted on August 2, 2013 at 10:41 pm

    Our dog has gone missing from the Woodcrest Dr. area of Manchester. If you have seen him, please contact 581-5989.

    Our family dog went missing on Friday morning, July 27. He is a blonde Cocker Spaniel and is very friendly. He went missing in the area of Oak drive and Woodcrest.  If you have seen him please contact 931-581-5989. We miss him very much!  

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  • Humane Society asks for responsibility, help

    Posted on May 21, 2013 at 6:30 pm

    Dog

      Challenges are around every corner for Sally Berryman and other members of the Coffee County Humane Society. Animal neglect, overran animal shelters and exhausted rescues are becoming more discernible throughout the county. As summer approaches, the group is pleading for help from the community and pet owners. “Owner responsibility is a big problem,” said Berryman, an active member of the humane society. “The places I go often and see

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Citizen's Journalism

Midget Raiders Remain Unbeaten 5-0

Posted on October 2, 2014 at 3:58 pm

The Midget Raiders pickup another victory by beating the Blue Raiders of Warren County 46 to 8. The words to describe the Raiders offense would be ground attack and aerial assualt. The Raiders will be at home for their final regular season game taking on the Manchester Falcons Saturday 10-4-14 @ 1:30PM. Special thanks to Middle School Head Football Coach Brock Freeze for coming out and showing support for the

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  • Op-ed

    Posted on October 2, 2013 at 9:11 am

    Can We Stop Meth? Approximately 25 years ago, in this general area, meth was born.We read about meth labs and drug busts on a weekly basis in the Tullahoma News, Manchester Times and other local papers. I served on a Coffee County grand jury in 1999 and we heard nearly 200 cases with 75% of those being meth related. Back then meth was made like it is today but on

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  • Vintage Campers Gather in Pelham

    Posted on April 17, 2013 at 2:09 pm

    Sotf at H&Os 2012sBW

    Vintage Campers to Celebrate Opening of Blue Moon Campground Pelham, TN, April 16, 2013 – On April 26, more than a dozen vintage campers will arrive in Pelham to celebrate the opening of Harry and Ollie’s Blue Moon Campground. Scheduled to coincide with the Cornbread Festival in South Pittsburgh, the caravan of campers belong to members of Sisters on the Fly (SOTF)—a women’s travel and adventure group. SOTF members practice

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Education

North Coffee Chargers clean-up day

Posted on August 27, 2014 at 9:45 am

Staff, parents, & students of North Coffee Elementary worked together to improve their school. Over 50 individuals volunteered to come to work at North Coffee on Saturday, August 23rd. Trees were trimmed, grass was cut, ditches were cleared, bathrooms were scrubbed, benches and walls were pressure washed, mulch was added, and many other items were cleaned up all on one of the hottest days of the year! Our Charger family

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  • New Union holds second annual Family University

    Posted on March 26, 2014 at 10:36 am

    Pictured entertaining children at the New Union Elementary Family University event are Coffee County Central High School football players Justin Flowers, left, Zach Holmes, and Alex Williams with second-grader Riley Bellomy.
-Staff photo by John Coffelt

    Staff Writer John Coffelt  New Union Elementary School held its annual Family University Friday offering tips on parenting strategies and other helpful information seminars, in addition to offering vendor booths to connect parents to programs and businesses in the community. “We’re trying meet the needs of the entire family… to try to get information to parents that we feel would help,” said Jennifer Hartley, New Union librarian/media specialist and head

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  • HOSPITALS JOIN TOGETHER TO FORM NEW REGIONAL HEALTHCARE DELIVERY SYSTEM

    Posted on October 2, 2013 at 10:14 am

      Four LifePoint-affiliated hospitals combine to create Southern Tennessee Regional Health System   Winchester, Tenn. (October 2, 2013) – Southern Tennessee Medical Center in Winchester, Emerald Hodgson Hospital in Sewanee,  Hillside Hospital in Pulaski, and Crockett Hospital in  Lawrenceburg have combined to form Southern Tennessee Regional Health System (STRHS).   The four hospitals, all affiliated with LifePoint Hospitals® of Brentwood, Tenn., will join forces to share best clinical practices for

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Volunteering

AARP Volunteer

Posted on January 10, 2013 at 11:27 am

AARP Volunteers will be assisting in Income Taxes preparing. From Feb 4 2013 thru April 15. At the Coffee Co Senior Center on Mondays from 830 to noon. Cal l723 8288 for Appointments. On Wednesdays at Ada Wright Center walk-ins from 830 till noon. Volunteers need if interested call Jim Holder 728 3044.

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  • VENDORS WANTED

    Posted on August 7, 2012 at 9:05 am

    VENDORS WANTED FOR OUR 1ST ANNUAL CARNIVAL. SPACE IS $50. IF INTERESTED PLEASE EMAIL MEKOE262@YAHOO.COM OR RTBANDB@AOL.COM. PLEASE TELL US WHAT YOU HAVE SO WE WON’T HAVE AN ABUNDANCE OF SAME ITEMS. THANKS AND HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE.

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  • Elk River District Adult Volunteer and Eagle Scout Recognition

    Posted on June 12, 2012 at 1:41 pm

    Long Rifle Award picture

    Pictured left to right: Elaine Polsanka, Anne Wonder, Bob Janosek, David Woodfin, Rebecca Eaton, Susan Bob Forde, and Tom Gillard,

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