This week in Manchester’s history

50 years

Normandy Dam Funds Added to Budget

Batesville Projects Plant Cost Here of $6.8 million

H.L. Lewis Market:

Elm Hill Bacon $0.79

Rib Steak $0.89

Lettuce 2 for $0.29

Marshall Theatre:

Walt Disney’s Love Bug

Cliff Robertson is Charley

Romeo & Juliet


20 years

M-Tek Union Vote Nov. 10

Old Timer’s Day Ready for Action

Stadium, Filed Named in Opening Ceremony

Coffee Pot Stays in Tullahoma


10 years

Sales Tax Growth Continues in Manchester, Collection Down Elsewhere in County

3 Receive Slight Injuries at Fair; Ride Shutdown

Duck River Agency Eyeing Long Range Plan

Exotic Animals Find a Home on Tic Tac Farm


Pauline Vaughn serves as director of the Coffee County Manchester Public Library. The library has newspaper articles, registers of deeds and Census Records available for the public to view.