October 21, 2010
146th YEAR - NO. 24
SERVING CHESTER COUNTY SINCE 1865
Chamber approaches board, pleas for grant application The City of Henderson will recognize
Sunday, Oct. 31
Early voting begins at new location Early voting is now underway in Chester County for the Nov. 2 General Election. According to Michelle White, Administrator of Elections for Chester County, early voting is now taking place in their newly-constructed facility in the Public Safety Building. The back half of the old courtroom, located at 126 Crook Ave., has been modified for use as the early voting location. White gives much credit to new Chester County Mayor Dwain Seaton for ensuring the facility was ready in time for use during this election cycle. White points out that the advantages of the new facility include easier and faster access to the voting machines. Early voting is now through Oct. 28. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 23. For more information on early voting, and for any question about the election process, call the Chester County Election Commission at 989-4039.
Without a doubt the downtown area of Henderson could use a much needed makeover. Buildings stand lacking uniformity and portray a theme of ‘yesteryear’ but not in a good way. Chamber members approached the board of mayor and aldermen at last Thursday night’s monthly board meeting and requested the city apply for a state T-21 grant. The local Chamber of Commerce fears the lack of improvements downtown will cost the community in terms of missed opportunities and hampers their ability to promote tourism. The funding, totaling around the $900,000 mark, from the grant would lend to the revitalization of Henderson’s downtown area by way of new sidewalks, lightinglamp posts, handicap accessibility, landscape etc. “As we sit here today you can
not leave the city limits of Henderson and drive through a town that has not applied for or is in a first or second phase of the T-21 grant,” said Chamber representative Brian Henson. Henson pronounced that Selmer, Bethel Springs, Bolivar, Adamsville, Lexington, Linden, Huntington, Milan, Jackson, Ridgley, and Brownsville have all received the grant and added the Chamber is merely urging the city to apply and no decision to accept the grant had to be made right now. “We’re two years away from a ‘yes’ or ‘no’, but all we are asking for is that we have the decision to make two years down the road, we might not even get it,” enforced Henson. “But we sure won’t get it if we don’t apply, that’s absolute.” However, a handful of aldermen argued where the funding would come from for the 20 per-
cent match involved. If obtained, the city would be left with a roughly $180,000 price tag for the project. Alderman Bobby Barnes said for a small town like Henderson nearly $200,000 is hard to come by. “Our downtown looks horrific, I’m the first to say,” said Barnes. “But if we move forward (with this project) the taxpayers have to foot that percentage, either raise water, raise sewer, raise taxes. “We’ve already spent a tremendous amount of money on sidewalks, I would like to see a lot more downtown to the buildings,” Barnes said. The T-21 grant is only applicable to public property, meaning no business fronts would receive funding for renovation. TLM architect Randy McKinnon addressed the board See GRANT, Page 3-A
City awarded park grant
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent
Voters take advantage of the new, more spacious location for early voting in the Public Safety Building behind the Chester County Courthouse. Early voting for the Nov. 2 election continues through Oct. 28.
Gresham announces state funds for Chester County State Senator Dolores Gresham announced last week that during the fiscal year 20102011 Chester County will receive over $27.7 million in state expenditures, under the budget adopted by the 106th General Assembly in June. “Chester County fared very well in state funds over the past fiscal year,” said Gresham. “This is particularly good news because the budget reflects an overall reduction in state government. Over the last three years, we have cut the state budget by over $1.5 billion, with almost all agencies having a reduction in their 2010-11 fiscal year base funding.” Gresham listed budget appropriations for Chester County in the following general categories: $13.5 million for education; $363,500 for economic development and higher education; $2.8 million in shared state tax collections; $6.98 million for health and social services; $2.1 million for corrections and public safety; $758,300 for recreation, tourism and preservation; and $1.2 million for state highway projects. “In spite of overall state reductions, education, jobs and
public safety continue as priorities,” Gresham added. “As we work to maintain a balanced
The city of Henderson was recently notified they were awarded a parks and recreation grant from the state totaling, $200,000, which is a 50/50 city-state match. The grant will be used to enhance Gene Record Memorial Park in terms of paving and striping the parking lot, lighting, and drainage work. Pictured are (from left): Gerald Parish Director, Recreation Educational Service Division, Michael Phelps, chairman of the Henderson Parks and Recreation board, and Commission Jim Fyke Department of Environment and Conservation.
See FUNDS, Page 3-A
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent
The Chester County volleyball team won their second straight District Title last week as they defeated Southside in the tournament championship game. For more coverage see page 1-B.
Page 2-A CHESTER COUNTY INDEPENDENT • Thursday, October 21, 2010
Take Us With You
Beauty Committee, CCI looking to highlight local homes
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent
The home of Kim and Billy Phelps on Hill Avenue is one of many in the community decorated with the colors and images of the fall season. Decorative and manicured residences like the Phelps’ could be the next ‘Beauty Spot of the Month’. The Beautification Committee in correlation with the Henderson-Chester County Chamber of Commerce and the Chester County Independent newspaper are looking to select a ‘beauty spot’ each month that will be featured in the newspaper. The details and guidelines are currently being worked out and selection committee is being formed.
Senior Health Fair set for Friday The Chester County Health Council will be hosting its 13th Annual Senior Citizen Health Fair from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 22. The fair will take place at the Chester County Senior Center and the Henderson Church of Christ Activity Center. This year 39 vendors are scheduled to have a wide variety of information and services. The fair is open to the public and is not limited to those 65+. Attendees will be able to receive information on special services offered to seniors, assisted living options, hospice services, in addition to screenings for blood pressure, heart
risk, bone density, sight, and hearing. The Henderson Health Center will be giving flu shots. Those wishing to receive the flu shots should bring their insurance cards with them that day. Screenings for cholesterol and glucose will take place at the Senior Center. Individuals wishing to participate in the blood screenings are asked to not eat or drink before the screenings. If they have medication they must take then they are to take it with a small amount of water. A free lunch will be served to all in attendance at 11 a.m. in the church’s fellowship hall followed by
the awarding of door prizes from the vendors. For more information, contact Mark Barber at 731-571-8578.
Labored and Kesler families visit Mt. Rushmore M.L. and Robin Labored, Sam and Jamie Kesler, and their children Kyle, Sam Jr., and Hailey enjoyed a wonderful trip in July, with one of the stops at Mt. Rushmore near Keystone, S.D.
CHESTER COUNTY INDEPENDENT • Thursday, October 21, 2010
Ladies Day Out, Huron man arrested on Funds just a month away child exploitation charges From Page 1-A
Robert Stacy Kilgore has been arrested on a criminal complaint alleging two violations of federal criminal law involving the production and possession of child pornography, announced last week by Edward L. Stanton, III, United States Attorney for the Western District of Tennessee. The Complaint resulted from an investigation conducted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, with assistance from the Office of General Jerry Woodall, the District Attorney General for Henderson,
Madison, and Chester counties, and the member agencies of the FBI Memphis Crimes Against Children Task Force. Kilgore, 42, is a resident of Huron. The charge of sexual exploitation of children (production of child pornography) carries a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years incarceration and a maximum of 30 years incarceration, followed by a period of supervised release of five years to life, a fine of up to $250,000, and a $100 special assessment. The
charge of possession of child pornography carries a possible maximum sentence of not more than 10 years incarceration followed by a term of supervised release of not less than five years to life, a fine of up to $250,000, and a $100 special assessment. Kilgore made his initial appearance before the Honorable Magistrate Judge Edward G. Bryant in Jackson Oct. 13. Assistant U.S. Attorney Debra L. Ireland will be handling this matter on behalf of the United States Attorney’s Office.
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I’m sure they will be willing to step up to the plate.” Chester County Mayor Dwain Seaton was also in attendance and said the county will be applying for the same type of grant to renovate the courthouse’s landscape and told board members obtaining the grant would likely be more successful if it was a city/county joint effort. There is no cost to apply for the T-21 grant and the board has the opportunity to turn down the grant, if received with no penalty fee. Nov. 1 is the deadline to apply for the T-21 grant. The board recessed the meeting until Tuesday Oct. 19, to vote on the matter. The outcome of the meeting was not available at press time. “It’s our home, we need to have pride in our home,” concluded Henson. In other matters, Utility Director Mark Elkins advised the board on the water and utility expansion project in the county. Elkins informed the Wilson School/Maness Road project has been completed and noted it as, “successful”. The new system will support the addition of approximately 200 new homes. Elkins explained the gas expansion project in the northern part of the county, Mifflin area, has been somewhat frustrating. The city has obtained 33 services for gas so far and Elkins cited there are over 200 propane users in
the area. Only three services have been issued along Needmore Road with an estimated potential of 55 services. “People are stuck with partially used propane tanks and they can’t afford to waste them,” he added. Elkins asked the board if they wish to halt the project until a greater number of interested customers were available for sign up. The board opted to continue the project stating when the residents who use propane need gas, the city’s gas utilities want to be available. Interim Public Works Director Carter Scales addressed the board with the problem of street sign theft stating the board needs to expand the budget for those exceeding costs. Since last month 25 street signs have been stolen in the city limits costing the city $500, and $400 was spent replacing signs the previous month. Ald. Tim Faulkner also addressed the problem of residents operating “serial” yard sales as a business, and asked city attorney Jerry Spore to look into the matter further. “They’re operating a business out of their house, and someone needs to stop them from doing that,” said Faulkner.
Grant stating in most cases the grant poses as a domino effect, in when the sidewalk area receives improvement, the business owners usually follow suit. “In downtown Martin for example, they received the grant, and I don’t know that every building in downtown Martin doesn’t have a new awning, paint, windows, and a new store front,” said McKinnon. “I think we’re on the right track and we really need to do something here, but we’re going to have to have buy in from some of the business owners and what they’re going to do,” said Ald. Johny Farris. “A lot of our business owners that own those buildings don’t even live here anymore.” Ald. Michael Phelps expressed the importance to revitalize your downtown area to draw future o u t - o f - t o w n business/industry with a vested interest in Henderson. “When they look at your downtown area and its surroundings they’re not going to be interested unless we’re interested, we’re going to be left behind, we’re already left behind.” said Phelps. “I think it’s good to apply and leave it in the hands of the citizens. If people agree and want to do this,
Chester County ladies are encouraged to mark their calendars now for the first annual “Ladies Day Out” to be held Nov. 20, at Chester County High School. The day promises to be full of fun, entertainment and information. CCHS Drama Department and Coordinated School Health have scheduled Tennessee’s very own “Cancer Queens” as entertainment during lunch. “Cancer Queens! A Cancer Prevention Musical Revue” is a 45minute live show featuring skits and song and dance routines set to popular music with new educational lyrics. The Cancer Queens are professional health educators who are on a mission to inspire women to treat themselves like queens and take care of their health. Audience members will laugh and tap their toes while they learn the importance of breast and cervical cancer screenings and the healthy lifestyle habits that can help reduce the
risk of developing certain cancers as well as heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes. Tickets are now being reserved. The cost is $15 per person, and includes all workshops, lunch with the Cancer Queens, the women’s expo, and a special production of “Steel Magnolias” featuring women of Chester County. For more information or to reserve tickets, contact CCHS at 9898125 or Heather Griffin at 989-5148.
budget in the upcoming fiscal year, we will continue to fund vital programs and services while exercising fiscal restraint.” Gresham represents the eight counties of the 26th District in Southwest Tennessee and is Chairman of the Senate Education Committee.
Life & Style
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Ingleside – Pentagon Club meets
MR. AND MRS. PAUL SIMON
Clayton – Simon wedding Brooke Clayton and Paul Simon were married on Sept. 18, 2010, at the home of Roy Weaver in Henderson. Clint Burkhead officiated. Parents of the couple are Paul Clayton and Dawn Clayton of Henderson, Cindy and Jack Tims of Ripley, and Allen and Debra Simon of Kansas City, Kan. The bride, given in marriage by her parents, wore a white satin A-line gown with a beaded waist. The bride’s attendants were Christy Foster, Amber Williams, Brianne Mathaney, Brittany Dalton and Angela Williams. The groom’s attendants were Justin Jones, David Foster, Kevin Bolton, Chris Simon and Philip Simon. A reception was held after the ceremony. Following a honeymoon to Negril, Jamaica, the couple resides in Henderson.
Larry and Linda Byrd attended the Rainey and Johnson reunion in Horn Lake, Miss., on Saturday, Oct. 16. Linda’s cousins and their families travel from as far as Texas, Indiana, Florida and Arkansas. Everyone enjoyed the fellowship and
wonderful food. All 40 enjoyed breakfast at Cracker Barrel on Sunday morning. Sympathy to the family of Linda Dale Combs Maurer, who died Oct. 16. She is the cousin of Billy Martin of Hickory Corner. Also to the Knipper family and the Otis Moore family. Otis was a deacon at the Little Hatchie Church and will be missed by all members. Sympathy to Everett Sheffield and his sisters, Mary Lee, Doris and Lorene on the loss of their sister, Duell Criss of New
Happy birthday wishes go to Billy Canaday on Oct. 22; Wes Hutcherson and Kasey Martin on Oct. 23; Martha Watson on Oct. 24; Jill Keen on Oct. 25; Noah Keen and Larry Gilbert on Oct. 26; and Brian Keen, Novelee
Massengill and Tammie Martin on Oct. 27. Congratulations to CCHS Eagles on winning the game Friday. Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. – John Quincy Adams Have a great week. If you have an event coming up, a birthday, anniversary, or any news, call me at 989-0212 or email me at email@example.com or envillecommunitynews@yaho o.com
Stew sold out in two hours! Jacks Creek Fire Department sold about 150 gallons of good hot stew. The firemen and volunteers worked hard to help raise money for the department. This was the first time we used our very own black iron pots. Al McKinnon spoke highly of community workers and public supporting the department. The firemen have fought several fires, and still had strength to stir the pot. Hats off to them! Getting ready to head to the mountains for a peek at autumn’s beauty? Most folks are eastbound this time of the year, but Hazel Plunk came down Monday through Wednesday from East Tennessee to visit
her sister, Dorothy Maxell Norville. It was a Kodak moment to see sisters face each other during Dorothy’s physical therapy at Transitional Care. Later Hazel, Howard, Dorothy, and I had refreshments and spent catch-up time. We went back Tuesday to share more fun with Dorothy. They are the daughters of Homer and Eva Plunk. The older gang from Jacks Creek will know these ladies, and will remember Hazel being a tom boy. Hazel is going back to see Plunk Hill, visit David and Ruby Courdle, peek at Minnie Plunk’s old home, tour Jacks Creek School to see the mural of the old school, and walk several cemeteries. Going home brings lots of memories to the heart and pulls on those heart strings. Jack’s was the breakfast meeting place Tuesday morning for a Jacks Creek reunion of school pals. A few phone calls reached Geralene Morris
The October meeting of the Ingleside-Pentagon Club was held in the lovely home of Becky Cyr. Members gathered on the patio, enjoying the fall breeze and the sense of seclusion and peace. Becky and co-hostess Janice Kent served an assortment of delicious refreshments to members Joan Brown, Regina East, Glenda Gardner, Beverly Hardin, Nancy Lofton, Frances Melton, Laurel Sewell, Carolyn Swift, Joan Swift, Nicole Williams, Ann Woods, and guests Phyllis Hester and little Mary Charlotte Williams. The group then moved inside and President Beverly Hardin called the meeting to order and conducted the business meeting. Following the business meeting, co-hostess Frances Melton presented the program. She read poems about the beauty of friendship and the treasure of memories. She spoke of the impact friends had on her life and the pleasure remembering them brings, particularly
mentioning Pearl Griffin. For years Pearl helped Frances decorate her home at Christmas in preparation for the club’s Christmas party at the Melton home, and memories of Pearl enrich her life, especially at Christmas. Sharing good memories often produces laughter, and there was much laughter at the memory of the Meltons’ dog, Tramp, enthusiastically “singing” along with Fentress Casey every year at the Christmas party. Tramp especially enjoyed “singing” Silent Night with Fentress and the club each year. Other club members also shared rich memories and recalled the happiness Ouida Landon spread to others and the unfailing cheerfulness and elegance of Rebecca Woods. Before going home, members enjoyed wandering around Becky’s lovely home, in which some cherished items from the past demonstrate that memories are treasures that enrich our lives today.
Madrid, Mo., who passed away Monday, Oct. 19, at age 97. Continue prayer for the Elsie Smith family, the Drew Rowland family, and others who are sick. God knows every problem and every need. Remember our son, Terry of Pekin, Ill., who will be having a knee
replacement on Oct. 20. Our son, Greg of Pekin, and our grandson Josh of Chicago were here last week. We enjoyed their visit and we miss them. Make a Difference Day is Saturday, Oct. 23. Remember to do something for someone, just a phone call, a visit or even See HICKORY, Page 6-A
Emma Catherine Gay, daughter of Gilbert and Janette Gay of Jacksonville, Fla., celebrated her third birthday Aug. 9 with a Disney Princess party at her home. Emma is the granddaughter of Charles and Joy Leath of Finger and the late Andrew Gay and the late Jane Brandt Gay. She is the great-granddaughter of the late J.H. and Pauline Leath, the late Kenneth and Jewell Massengill, the late Gilbert and Edna Gay, and Chet and Margo Brandt of Seminole, Fla.
Chuck Sprinkle and Rebecca Edwards of Jackson announce the birth of their daughter, Ashlyn Harley Sprinkle, born on Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19 inches long. She was welcomed home by her brothers, Kirby and Kyle Sprinkle. Grandparents are June Sprinkle of Henderson and Dottie Sherrill of Huntingdon.
By Pattie Arnold-Gilham The Enville Community Club met on Tuesday, Oct. 5. There were 18 members present. Members of the club welcomed new members, Jimmy and Holley Robertson. Terra O’Neal led them in prayer before they enjoyed a potluck meal. Secretar y/Treasurer Jane Whitten read the minutes from the September meeting and gave the financial report. There were no additions or corrections needed, and the reading was approved as read by President Linda Phillips. Members were chosen
to nominate officers for next year. Plans were made for Halloween on Oct. 30.Those wishing to set up for the trick-ortreaters, need to arrive at the community center and set up by 6 p.m. All children in the community are invited. Patrick Mooney was congratulated for winning the door prize. All veterans and senior citizens are invited to the annual appreciation dinner at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 4, at the Enville Community Center. If anyone knows of a veteran whose name may not be on the list, contact Linda Phillips at 688-5470.
We are having beautiful fall weather for the farmers to harvest their crops and others to be out enjoying the wonders of nature. On our prayer list this week are Bro. Bill Evans, Edward Pitts, Joanne Altier, LaVada Howie, Alexis Boggs, Pam Priddy, Gerald Stanfill, Carroll Williams, Glen Jones, Charles and Wilma Cupples, Herman Arnold Jr., Jean Latham, John Kent Sells, Ollie Dean Kennedy, Bill and Shirley Gaddy, Carolyn Potter,
Dianne Wells, Gathel Latham, their caregivers, and our military personnel and their families. Happy anniversary to Jamie and Dana Berry on Oct. 23. Birthday greetings to Desireé Brown on Oct. 22; Kevin Hooper and Diane Wells on Oct. 23; Sue Connor, Ruth Reddin and Brian Duck on Oct. 24; Betty Haggard, Bobbie Weaver, Mary Taylor and Lee Nell King on Oct. 26; Amber Reddin Carter and Richard Lee McIntyre on Oct. 27; and Betty Keith, John Tyler Joyner and Tyler Goodson on Oct. 28. “Becoming a grandparent is a second chance; for you have a chance to put to use all the things you learned the first time around and may have made a mistake on. It’s all love and no discipline.” – Joyce Brothers
Thompson (who just happens to be here from Alabama), Maedell Thompson Chumney, Mary Louise Newsom Barnes, Ruby Nobles Wright, Andy Maness, plus new friends, Betty Newman, Sue Wright and me. It was fun to see the sparkle in their eyes telling tales. Bet they all climbed trees, played in a gulley, swam in the creek, and simply pushed snakes to one side to continue swimming. Picking cotton was a way of life; all of them pulled a sack. Bet the kids today do not know what that means! Ask them. Four generations and four friends of mine met on Oct. 17 to honor the memory of a shared birthday. Ariel Talley turned age 2 on her great-grandmother’s (Minnie Arnold) birthday. Minnie was looking forward to celebrating, but she died peacefully, a gift in itself. Thankfully Allen Arnold, Kay Arnold Stewart, and Hayley
Stewart Talley celebrated four generations of life on this earth with little Ariel, who sang, “Jesus Loves Me.” It was good for Allen to relax in Memphis with family. Prediction for you to observe – there will be a full moon on Oct. 21. Arriving just in time for a few birthdays belated or early are local folks that moved from the Creek area except one of them – Lucy Jones Burgess (12), Anita Richardson Henley (13), Susie Climer Crowell (23), Don Jones (24), and
Cynthia Pierce Grimsley (31). Bet that one would move if I did – I’m thinking New York, but he’s thinking New York style pizza. That sounds delicious! The students are working hard to raise money for the JC Fall Festival on Oct. 30. There will be a meal served, so call the school for information. You can buy meal tickets from any student. Braelyn Ellis asked us first. Norman Smith, formerly from the Sweetlips area, is at Lexington Manor. Geralene Thompson and I
visited him Sunday. We visited Elizabeth Morris (Frank) Bowels there, too. Friends are requesting prayer for Ed Pitts and Lurlean Goodwin. I froze Jacks Creek stew for them. That will help heal them for sure. Our community expresses sympathy to the families of Teresa Colbert (8-29-67/10-12-10); James Knipper, Sr. (4-2-40/10-1210); and Linda Combs Maurer (11-28-53/10-1610). Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.
Enville Community Club News
Photo by Pat Jones
Only a few of the 150 gallons remained at this point following the Jacks Creek fire station’s a annual stew sale which took place last Saturday.
CHESTER COUNTY INDEPENDENT • Thursday, October 21, 2010
Chester County Independent archives, October 22, 1970
SUMMER READERS – Four members of the Smokey Bear reading program at the Chester County Library are pictured above with Mrs. Ann McCallum after being presented certificates upon completion of the program. Forty children participated in the program, reading a total of 1,362 books, or an average of 30 books each. Pictured above, left to right are, Vickie Cole, Robert Jett, Susan Cupples and Frenda Roberts.
Chester County Independent archives, October 21, 1960
BATHING BEAUTIES: One of the treats in the pageant, “Henderson Through the Years” is presented by the 1890 bathing beauties. They are, left to right: Mrs. Hulon Smith, Mrs. Leon Johnson, Mrs. Casey Carrington, Mrs. R. L. Wilson, Mrs. Richard Kirby, Mrs. Odell Hatch, Mrs. Tal Enoch and Mrs. O. M. McCallum.
Only Yesterday ‘Pioneers From Far And Near, Here Monday’ From the files of the Chester County Independent October 17, 1940 “Chester Registers 1,257 Men For Selective Service” “Crowding registration places with great good spirit and in many instances real eagerness, the young men of Chester County joined in with more than 16,000,000 others throughout the nation Wednesday to register under the Selective Service Act, and when the registrars finished their work at 9 o’clock last night the totals showed that 1,257 had signed on the dotted line and were ready to defend their country if need be. “According to every indication, the registration was 100 per cent in the county.” “National Drawing For Draft Call Next Big Step” “First Lottery May Come Any Time Between Now And November 2 – Gold Fish Bowl To Hold Names” “Now that registration for Selective Service has been completed throughout the nation, the next big step in this part of the national defense program designed to build up a reservoir of 5,000,000 trained men within the next five years will be the lottery to be held in Washington soon to determine the sequence in which registrants will be called up for classification and possible service. “Numbered slips, each in a capsule, will be placed in a gold fish bowl. After the capsules have been stirred, the President or some other high official will, blindfolded, pick a capsule from the bowl.” “County Fair Gets Under Way Today – Promises To Be Best Ever Staged Here” “All is a bustle of activity at the new War Memorial Building where the annual Chester County Fair gets under way today, and from all indications this year’s fair will be greater than previous successful fairs.”
“Welcome Stranger” “Mr. and Mrs. Hershall Peddy of the Glendale community announce the birth of a son, their first child, October 11. He has been named Glendel Wayne, and weighed eight pounds. “Mr. and Mrs. Dee Holmes of Luray are the parents of a son, born Monday. He is their fourth child and weighed eight pounds. “From Fresno, California comes announcement of the arrival of a son to Mr. and Mrs. Will H. Baldy, the young man having been christened William Hamilton III. Mr. Baldy is a former Henderson boy.” October 20, 1950 “Ginning In County Is Far Behind 1949” “Hubert L. Seaton, Special Agent of the U. S. Department of Commerce for Chester County, early this week issued the following report on ginnings to date in this county: “Census report shows that 513 bales of cotton were ginned in Chester County Tennessee from the cotton crop of 1950 prior to October 1 as compared with 4,627 bales for the crop of 1949.” “Bridge Club Met In Davis Home” “A Halloween motif was carried out in the Raymond Davis home on last Thursday evening when Mrs. Davis was hostess to a canasta-bridge party. Members of the Henderson Bridge Club and several visitors comprised the group players. “High score for the evening was won by Mrs. C. D. Mitchell who received a lapel pin; low by Mrs. Joe Rainey who received a glove guard and bingo by Mrs. Ben Tarpley who was awarded an apron.” “Births” “Steadman Clinic” “Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cherry of Route 3, are the parents of a daughter, Bernice Gail, who was born October 4. “Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Beshires of See Only, Page 6-A
Chester County Independent archives, October 21, 1960
Dr. R. L. Wilson, general chairman of the Centennial (behind wheel), Mayor Paul McAdams, Mrs. Wilson and Mrs. McAdams (extreme right) wave to crowd witnessing first caravan.
The Hunter Safety Course went well; there were about 25 in attendance. They thank the community very much for allowing them to use the center. They said it was a great setup for them. Brittany Carson bagged a five-point deer on a youth hunt in Kentucky with her cousin, Scottie. The monthly singing will be at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23 at Old Pleasant Hill Church, just across the Mississippi line. This will be the last singing for the year. Faith Baptist ladies Bible study will be at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21 at the home of Aimee Price. Men’s Bible study is at 7 p.m. Oct. 28. The Holyween event will be at 5 p.m. Oct. 30. There will be food, fun and fellowship. Please no scary or demonic costumes. There will be trunk or treat and a hayride. The Sweetlips Store is now serving coconut
cream or chocolate cream pie by the slice. If you want a whole pie, you will have to place an order. Our heartfelt sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Douglas Brewer and Teresa Colbert. On our prayer list are David Varvel, Marvin Weaver, Ora Lea Barham, Alyse Rietz, Johnnie R. Smith, Cindy Piechocki, Mary, Joey and Butch Russell, Loretta Pickett, Frank McEarl, Larry Browder, Ralph and Geneva Connor, Jim and Alice Alexander, Ernie Merriman, Betty Stout, Patsy Newsom, Brenda Collins, Crys Chapman, and our military and their families. Hum a few bars of Happy Birthday to Butch Russell on Oct. 15; Alma Jo Taylor and Bryce Petty on Oct. 16; Teresa Tedford and Dorthy Smith on Oct. 17; Cody Davila on Oct. 19; Alice Alexander, Pamela McCord and Megan Lewis on Oct. 23;
Nicole Parker and Maggie Grace Huckaby on Oct. 24; Noah Keen on Oct. 26; and Doug Dunn, Caleb Russell, Bryan Keen and Shallon Lyles on Oct. 26. Happy anniversary to Benji and Jessica Huckaby on Oct. 21; Jimmy and Teresa Tedford on Oct. 24; and Randy and Sandy Morris on Oct. 27. Eli Newsom, who had broken his foot, and was wearing one of the boots was treated to a fishing trip with his papaw, Lou Williams. For an inpatient little guy, he did OK… caught two catfish, a small bass and a spotted bass. Thought for the week: Help me never to judge another until I have walked in his shoes. If you have news to share, call 989-7523.
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I’m sorry there wasn’t a Deanburg news last week. It wasn’t a computer glitch but a brain glitch on my part! Happy belated birthday to Tony Harris on Oct. 16; and happy birthday this week to Curtiss Lynch on Oct. 21; Cora Talbot on Oct. 22; Mike Mays and Britney Goff on Oct. 23; and Jack Libner from Chicago on Oct. 27. I hope you all have a great day.
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Only a smile at someone will do, or just be kinder than necessary to whomever you meet. Most folks are fighting some kind of battle. Happy birthday to Ilaine Davidson on Oct. 17; Terry Smith on Oct. 19; Libby King on Oct. 22;
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Only Route 4, Henderson, announce the arrival of a daughter, Lydia Gale, on October 9. “Mr. and Mrs. James Holder of Route 1, announce the arrival of a daughter on October 16. She has been named Gwendolyn Annette. “Dr. H. D. Farthing” “Mr. and Mrs. G. O. Duberry of Finger announce the birth of a son on October 16. “Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Dunn of R. 1, Henderson are the proud parents of a son who arrived October 11. “Mr. and Mrs. Howard F. Malone of Henderson are the parents of a son.” October 21, 1960 “Pioneers Here Monday” “Pioneers enjoyed a luncheon Monday at noon at the CCHS cafeteria. “Following a box lunch Prof. Clifton Jones presided and introduced Dr. R. L. Wilson, general chairman of the Centennial. Dr. R L. Wilson introduced Mr. and Mrs. Joe Newlin of the John B. Rogers Company, directors of the pageant. “Miss Minnie Simmons was introduced as the oldest resident of Henderson who was born and reared here. Miss Minnie was born October 31, 1875. Despite her advancing age this remarkable pioneer won first prize in crochet work at the Illinois State Fair in September of this year.” “Centennial Ball Saturday Night” “Henderson’s Centennial celebration ball, slated for this Saturday night, is shaping up to be one of the highlights of the entire celebration. The ball, to be held at the high school
These folks need our prayers: Phillip Ragan, Sonny Grimm, Winna Knipper, Archie Knipper, Dennis Bain, Edra Barnett, Freddie Murley Smith, Brenda Collins and Charles Murley. Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to the Teresa Colbert family. Teresa fought a long battle, but the Lord called her home early. Our prayers are with this family as they go through this hard time. Sympathy also goes out to the Walter Austein family. Mr. Austein has family at Bethel Baptist Church; and the Sally Hathcote family, who is the greataunt of Christy Julian who is also a member of Bethel. Our prayers are
with you all. The Haunted Hollow will be Oct. 21-23 and then next week Oct. 28-30. It will be a spooky good time, so come out and scream. Development of artifacts and symbols associated with Halloween formed over time encompassing customs of medieval holy days as well as contemporary cultures. The souling practice of commemorating the souls in purgatory with candle lanterns carved from turnips, became adapted into the making of jack-o’lanterns. In traditional Celtic Halloween festivals, large turnips were hollowed out, carved with faces and placed in win-
Josephine Smith, Charles Whitman, Sonny Gray and Martha Farris on Oct. 23; and Dave Shores on Oct. 24. Happy anniversary to Billy and Bonice Martin on Oct. 23. It’s that time of year again, when the ghosts and goblins and other creepy things come out on Halloween and in downtown Hickory Corner. You can see them all at the
home of Teresa and Kenneth Burkhead. Teresa has been busy for weeks decorating outside; I’m told it’s just as scary inside. It’s a sight to see and it will scare the daylights out of the kids. The monthly meeting at the center is at 7 p.m. Oct. 28. All members are encouraged to come and offer their support for the center. Call 989-3315 to rent the center.
gymnasium, will feature the music of the fabulous Pappy Graves Show and is scheduled from 8:00 to 1:00.” “New Arrivals” “Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Patterson of Henderson are receiving congratulations upon the arrival of a daughter Patty Jean, on October 9. Mrs. Patterson is the former Miss Tommie Jean Morris, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Morris. “Mr. and Mrs. Warren Goodwin are receiving congratulations upon the arrival of a daughter, Pamela Annette on October 6 at Jackson General Hospital. “Henderson Clinic” “Mr. and Mrs. Bennie Weaver of Montezuma announce the arrival of a son Stevie Wayne, on October 5. “Drs. McCallum & Wilson” “Mr. and Mrs. Joe Parrish of Pinson announce the arrival of a daughter on October 2. “Mr. and Mrs. Joe Siler of Henderson are the parents of a son, Clay Britton, who was born October 7. The proud grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. H. C. Murley of Silerton and Mr. and Mrs. M. B. Siler of Henderson. “Mr. and Mrs. Jessie Ard of Finger are the parents of a boy who arrived October 7.” October 22, 1970 “Eagles Soar Over Hawks 40-14” “Before an enthusiastic homecoming crowd of between 2,500 and 3,000 fans, the Chester County High School Eagles chalked up their sixth consecutive victory with an impressive victory over the Jackson Southside Hawks by a margin of 40 to 14.” “Lucyville Limelights” “Visiting Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Muse recently, were Mrs. Muse’s sister, Mrs.
Mamie Clifton, and her son, Mr. Jack Clifton and family of Blytheville, Ark. “Mr. and Mrs. Parnell Frye of St. Louis, visited a while Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Odell Green. “Spec. 5 James Croom has returned from duty overseas. “Mrs. Callie Fulton celebrated her 94th birthday Sunday with a family reunion at her home with her daughter Mrs. Alice Cawthon on Luray Avenue. Many friend and relatives were present to enjoy the occasion with her.” “Johnny Malone’s SPYGLASS” (From 1960) “Red-letter Dates in Chester County History to 1900” “1826 – Settlement of Mifflin, oldest community in county. “1828 – First school, at Mifflin, taught by James Glass “1854-55 – Masonic Hall erected at Jacks Creek “1856-58 – Mobile and Ohio Railroad built through area “1861 – April 22, last spike driven of Gulf & Ohio rr., connecting Jackson, Tenn., and Mobile, Ala. “1862 – (Early), 51st Confederate Regiment organized at Henderson; eight companies; four from Shelby and Tipton Counties and four from Madison and Henderson counties. “October 25, 1862 – Skirmish at Dayton between occupying Union forces and raiding Confederate charges. Depot burned; Union forces in wild retreat to Tennessee river. “1869 – West Tennessee Christian College begun by Miss Helen Post and A. S. Sayle. “1874-75 – Jackson District High School founded at Montezuma
Chester County Independent archives, October 21, 1960
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Arendall and Joe Rainey in front of Centennial Headquarters – the busiest place in town for the past few weeks.
dows to ward off evil spirits. The carving of pumpkins is associated with Halloween in North America where pumpkins are both readily available and much larger – making them easier to carve than turnips. Many families that celebrate Halloween carve a pumpkin into a frightening or comical face and place it on their doorstep after dark. The American tradition of carving pumpkins preceded the Great Famine period of Irish immigration and was originally associated with harvest time in general, not becoming specifically associated with Halloween until the midto-late 19th century. The imagery of Halloween is derived from many sources, including national customs, works of Gothic and horror literature (such as the novels Frankenstein and Dracula), and classic horror films (such as Frankenstein and The Mummy). Elements of the autumn season, such as pumpkins, cornhusks, and scarecrows are also prevalent. Homes are often decorated with these types of symbols around Halloween. Halloween imagery includes themes of death, evil, the occult, magic, or mythical monsters. Traditional characters include ghosts, witches, skeletons, vampires, werewolves, demons, bats, and black cats. The colors black and orange are associated with the celebrations because of the darkness of
night and the color of bonfires, autumn leaves, and jack-o’-lanterns. Bethel Baptist Church will have their annual Trunk or Treat on Oct. 30. Everyone is welcome to bring their children. Attitudes are contagious. Are yours worth catching? - Dennis and
Wendy Mannering The next Community Club meeting will be Thursday, Nov. 4 due to the election. Everyone try to come and be a part of our community. Keep smiling and have a great week. Call me at 879-9777 and give me your news.
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CITY OF HENDERSON POLICE DEPARTMENT October 11, 2010 A theft report was taken at Melaro Behavioral Consultants, 587 E Main St. According to the report, an employee stated she had arrived at work to find the back door unlocked and crumbs in the floor near the kitchen area. She also reported $20 was missing from her desk. October 12, 2010 Two spare tires (donuts) were reportedly stolen from outside a residence on Galbraith Ave. The tires are valued at $25 each. Vandalism was reported at an apartment at Hendersonview Apartments. Someone reportedly attempt-
ed to puncture the tires of a vehicle with screws. October 13, 2010 Melaro Behavioral Consultants, 587 E Main St., was reportedly burglarized. According to the report, someone allegedly broke in and took a Dell computer and a few dollars in change. Scotty D. Adkinson, 24, 1126 Tucker Cove, was arrested by Henderson County and charged with theft of property. A billfold was reported stolen from a vehicle parked at Prime Care on White Ave. The billfold contained cash, personal identification and checks. Someone reported vandalism to a vehicle on Woodland Dr. Food had been thrown against the side of the vehicle.
Friendship Baptist Live Performance “Unexpected: Police Line Do Not Cross,” a live performance, will be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 21-22 and again Oct. 28-29; and at 6 p.m. on Oct. 23 and 30, at Friendship Baptist Church, 720 New Friendship Rd. at Beech Bluff. Admission is free. Walk-ins are welcome, but reservations are recommended. This event is not for children under age 10.
Free Senior Health Fair The annual Chester County Senior Citizens’ Health Fair will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 22. Free fasting blood sugar and cholesterol checks will be done at 8 a.m. at the Senior Center. Free bone density testing and eye screenings will be available. Lunch will be served at 11 a.m. in the fellowship hall of Henderson Church of Christ. Seniors need to bring a photocopy of both the front and back of their insurance cards (Medicare or whatever insurance). Your insurance will be billed for the flu and/or pneumonia vaccine. Those with no insurance coverage can get a flu shot for $15 cash or check. Many vendors will attend with services and products to offer.
Band Boosters collect canned goods for Gleaners’ House The Band Boosters will be accepting canned goods at all football games for the Gleaners’ House. There will be a box inside the gate to make your donations.
West Chester Fall Festival The West Chester Elementary Fall Festival will be held on Saturday, Oct. 23. Pork chops will be cooked by Mayor Dwain Seaton. Plates will be served from 4:30-6:30 p.m. and will include baked beans, slaw and dessert. Tickets are $8 and can be purchased early through any student or by calling the school at 989-8150. Royalty starts at 5 p.m. in the gym, and games will start at 6 p.m. There will be a silent auction, cakewalk, and new this year for the kids: A toy walk. Come out and support West Chester. All money raised will go back into the school to provide items for teachers and students.
Storm Spotter Advanced Class The Chester County Amateur Radio Club is sponsoring an advanced storm spotter class at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 28, at the Henderson Fire Station, 505 Sanford St., in the training room. All are invited.
Miss Henderson Pageant The annual Miss Henderson Pageant will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 28, at Williams Auditorium at Chester County Middle School. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children under age 5.
Stew and Bake Sale There will be a stew and bake sale on Oct. 30 at Henderson Church of God, 931 U.S. Hwy. 45 North. Cost is $14 per gallon, $7 half gallon, $4 a quart, and $2 a pint. Bring your own container; no container furnished. Call 983-0580 for information.
Glendale Fundraiser Glendale Community Center will have its annual fundraiser at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 30. They will have their annual Halloween party that includes supper, fish pond, costume contest and cakewalk. Chili, hot dogs and homemade desserts will be served. All proceeds go toward building expenses.
St. Jude Trail Ride The fourth annual St. Jude Trail Ride will be Nov. 4-7 at Chickasaw State Park. Scheduled activities are: Thursday at 7 p.m. Donkey Penning (with pay back); 6 p.m. on Friday, games and horse activities; and Saturday registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with breakfast available, organized rides from 9-11:30 a.m. and from 2:30-4:30 p.m., barbecue lunch at noon, an auction at 12:30 p.m. live entertainment mechanical bull and bouncy house; Sunday at 9 a.m. Cowboy Church and the Ultimate Cowboy
October 14, 2010 A handgun and a GPS were reportedly stolen from an unlocked vehicle on Iris St. The gun was described as a .32 North American Arms Guardian ACP (stainless) with a loaded magazine, valued at $405. The GPS was a black Tom Tom with 4 ½ inch screen, valued at $300. A handgun was reportedly stolen from an unlocked vehicle at The Market. The gun was described as a .22 Phoenix Arms, black with black grip and 3-inch barrel, valued at $215. Tommy Wayne Edwards, 47, Shiloh, was arrested and charged with theft of property $500 or less. He was released from the Chester County jail after posting a $500 bond. October 15, 2010
Competition at 11 a.m. Everyone is encouraged to bring an auction item; concessions available. For information, call Mike Howell at 609-6562.
CC Basketball League Signup The Chester County Basketball League will have signups on Saturday, Nov. 6. Times are 9 a.m. for 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders, and at noon for 5th and 6th graders. Cost is $35. For information, call Janice Cooper at 9898135 or email Cooperj@tennk12.net
Roby VFD Fundraiser Roby Fire Department will have its fall fundraiser starting at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 6. There will be chili, hamburgers, hot dogs and a cakewalk. Everyone is invited.
5K Run/Walk for the Paws Friends of the McNairy County Humane Society has scheduled the first annual “Run for the Paws” 5K Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6 in Adamsville at “The Marty-Community Center.” All proceeds will go to the Humane Society. For more information and registration forms, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 731-632-0391.
Free Sports Physicals Free sports physicals will be offered every second and fourth Thursday of each month from 1:30-5 p.m., compliments of Dr. Paul Schwartz; Scott Miskelly, FNP; and April Downing, FNP, at Main Street Family Medicine, 1306 Hwy. 45 North in Henderson. This service is being provided to high school and junior high athletes to help support our local teams and the families of Chester County. Call 989-9899 to set up an appointment time and bring your sports form completed and signed by parent or legal guardian.
Second Annual Craft Mart The second annual craft mart will be held Nov. 12 through Nov. 14 at the Selmer Community Center. If you would like more information or would like to participate, call the Selmer Community Center at 645-3866.
Medicare Part D Enrollment Medicare Park D open enrollment and counseling will be from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18, at the Chester County Senior Center. Bring your medicine and Medicare card.
CC Senior Center plans trip The Chester County Senior Center is planning a trip to the Great Smokey Mountains Nov. 29-Dec. 1. Cost is $375 single, $325 double, $315 triple or $300 quad. Deposit is due by Sept. 20 with balance due by Nov. 8. For more information, call 9897434.
Quilt Group meets monthly “Quilters Without a Clue” meet the third Saturday of each month at the Chester County Library from 9:30 to noon. Quilters/needleworkers of all experience levels are welcome. Lessons will be given for beginning quilters. For more information, call Carol at 608-2974 or go by the Fabric Corner, 110 E. Main St. in Henderson.
Hospice volunteers needed Hospice of West Tennessee is looking for volunteers to sit with cancer patients, run errands, read to them and provide companionship. Hospice volunteers are needed in Henderson and surrounding towns. For more information, call 664-4220.
Word Weavers meets each month Word Weavers, a local writing group, meets at 10 a.m. the second Saturday of each month at the Chester County Library. Word Weavers is a group for anyone interested in writing. Visitors are welcome.
Volunteers needed to deliver meals Volunteers are needed to deliver meals to shut-ins one day per month. Call the Chester County Senior Center at 989-7434 and ask for Shirley Stanfill.
Someone reportedly attempted to cash an altered check at The Smoke Shop. The check appeared to have been altered to show a different name, address and check number. October 16, 2010 A trailer was reportedly stolen from beside a residence on Mifflin Extended. The trailer was described as a black 6 x 10-foot with ramp on back and a lock on the hitch, valued at $700. October 17, 2010 A central air unit was reportedly vandalized on the back of KC’s Coffee House on East Main St. The back had been taken off and wires had been cut, resulting in approximately $200 damage. CITY OF HENDERSON FIRE DEPARTMENT Due to the extremely dry environment, No Burn Permits will be issued by the City Fire Department until after the next substantial rain. October 12, 2010 2:33 p.m. – 209 E Main St., Freed-Hardeman University, Paul Gray Hall, pull station, false alarm. October 15, 2010 12:58 p.m. – Hwy 45 N, grass fire. 5:41 p.m. – 597 Sanford Ave., stove on fire (cooking). CHESTER COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT October 11, 2010 A burglary was reported at a residence on Pleasant Springs Road. According to the report, the resident reported someone gained entry to his home and stole a moneybag containing approximately $70 in change and two rusty iron kettles, one larger than the other, valued at $30 each. Damage to the door was estimated at $50. October 12, 2010 Kyle Pickett, 31, Luray, was arrested and charged with aggravated burglary. He was released from the Chester County jail after posting a $2,000 bond. Rachel Lynn Starnes, 19, Jackson, was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. She was released from the Chester County jail on her own recognizance. A black purse was reportedly stolen from a vehicle which had broken down and had been abandoned for a period of time. The purse contained personal identification, a cell phone, change, CD’s, and a prescription bottle of Loritab, approximately 37 pills. The value of the purse and its contents was estimated at around $60. October 13, 2010 William Alex Dancy, 36, 534 Mifflin, was arrested and charged with driving on a cancelled/revoked or suspended license. He was released from the Chester County jail to Texas law
enforcement officials. A game system and games was reported missing from a residence on McAdams Loop. The game system was a new XBox, along with 15 games, mostly hunting games, all valued at $750. Also missing were a bottle of approximately 50 1mg Xanax, valued at $25; 100 7.5mg Hydrocodone, valued at $75, and 5mg blood thinners, valued at $30. October 14, 2010 A report of vandalism was taken at a residence on Sunshine Road. According to the report, a property had been rolled with toilet paper, and the glass was broken out of the front door. The replacement value of the door plus labor was estimated at $2,750. October 15, 2010 Chase Edward Anderson, 22, Jackson, was arrested and charged with theft of property $500 - $999 and coercion of witness. He is held in the Chester County jail in lieu of a $5,000 bond. Crystal Perry, 29, Jackson, was arrested and charged with public intoxication. She was released from the Chester County jail after posting a $200 bond. October 16, 2010 A trailer was reportedly stolen from a property on Hwy 22A South. The trailer was described as black, 6x12foot single axel with a mesh ramp/tailgate, mesh floor with two solid strips of metal on the bed, regular style wheels, a spare mounted on the side, and the hitch bent upwards. The trailer is valued at $1,200. October 17, 2010 Christopher Dale Morris, 20, Luray, was arrested and charged with vandalism and two counts of assault. He was released from the Chester County jail after posting a $2,000 bond. A Chester County resident reported having trouble connecting to the Internet from his computer. He was reportedly advised by AT&T that he may be a victim of fraud, and that they believed someone else had attempted to remotely hack into the computer. October 18, 2010 A trailer was reportedly stolen from a shed on residential property on Rabbit Ranch Road. The trailer was described as a black 20x6foot three-axle, bumper pull trailer with homemade hitch on the back of the trailer, and is valued at $2,000. CHESTER COUNTY FIRE DEPARTMENT September 20, 2010 1:40 p.m. – 5480 Sweetlips Road, field grass fire, Sweetlips Volunteer Fire Department responding. September 27, 2010 4:38 p.m. – 350 Sunshine Road, field fire, Station One Volunteer Fire Department
responding. September 29, 2010 1 p.m. – 1575 Hurst Road, house fire, Masseyville Volunteer Fire Department responding. October 12, 2010 11:11 p.m. – 2665 Grove Springs Road, woods fire, Roby Volunteer Fire Department responding. October 13, 2010 3:53 a.m. – 2665 Grove Springs Road, woods fire, Roby Volunteer Fire Department responding. 1:47 p.m. – 10275 Hwy 100E, house fire, Chester County Volunteer Fire Department responding. October 14, 2010 2:29 p.m. – 1315 Dry Creek Road, rubbish fire, Hearn Chapel Volunteer Fire Department responding. 5:10 p.m. – 10275 Hwy 100E, house fire rekindle, Jacks Creek Volunteer Fire Department responding. October 17, 2010 7:41 a.m. – 170 Frank Latham Road, false alarm, Hilltop Volunteer Fire Department responding. 11:04 a.m. – St. Rt. 22 and Willis Road, grass fire, Roby Volunteer Fire Department. 11:32 a.m. – Willis Road and Cash School Road, grass fire, Roby Volunteer Fire Department. 4:59 p.m. – 2160 Old Finger Road, grass fire, Station One Volunteer Fire Department responding. CHESTER COUNTY RESCUE SQUAD No Reports. CHESTER COUNTY GENERAL SESSIONS Julius Hlista, Jacks Creek, was charged with indecent exposure – attempt and three counts of indecent exposure with victim under 13. He was waived to the action of the Grand Jury. CHESTER COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT Helen Arnold, 48, was found to be in violation of probation. Her probation was revoked and she was ordered to serve the original sentence imposed, three years in a TDOC facility. Thomas J. Patterson, 18, Selmer, was found guilty of reckless burning. He was sentenced to 11 months and 29 days in the Chester County jail, all suspended, and placed on probation. He was ordered to pay court costs and $7,000 in restitution.
Obituary/Religion Linda Dale Maurer
Obituaries Mary Lee Flatt Date of Death – Oct. 13, 2010 Mary Lee Banks Pickett Flatt, 73, of Jackson, passed away Oct. 13, 2010, at JacksonMadison County General Hospital. Funeral services were held Oct. 15 at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Henderson – Casey Chapel with Jerrel “Butchy” Flatt, Jr. and Rev. Mickey Jackson officiating. Burial followed at Chester County Memory Gardens in Henderson. She was born and reared in the Sweetlips community of Chester County, the daughter of the late Lonzo Taft and Fannie Mae Presley Banks. She went to school at Sweetlips. She had worked at Chester County Manufacturing, Leapwood Manufacturing and I Appel at Scotts Hill. She married Jerrel Wayne Flatt, Sr. in 1972. They owned and operated J & M Apparel from the early 1980s to the late ‘90s when she retired. She enjoyed sewing and looked at sewing more as an art than as a job. She and Mr. Flatt made their home at Bethel Springs and then in Jackson for the past two years. She was Church of Christ. She is survived by her husband, Jerrel Wayne Flatt, Sr. of Jackson; two sons, Ricky Dale Pickett (Diane) of Henderson and Jerrel “Butchy” Flatt, Jr. (Brandy) of Lakeland; two daughters, Debbie Pickett Roark (William) of Bethel Springs and Janet Pickett Phelps (Sam) of Henderson; an honorary daughter, Teresa Jones (Mike) of Jackson; four brothers, Woodrow Banks (Pat) of Fort Worth, Texas, Roy Banks (June) of Bay City, Mich., Larry Banks (Mary) of Medina and J.R. Banks (Debbie) of Beech Bluff; a sister, Faye Jackson (Bill) of Jackson; grandchildren, Tina Hopper, Letisha Weaver, Tommy Ivy, Tabitha Maness, Leslie Swims, Lyndsi Austin, Emma Grace Flatt, Caden Michael Flatt; a step grandson, Duane Eliff; and great-grandchildren, Hailey and Hanna Hopper, Zachary, David Michael, Cameron Weaver, Kelsey Ivy, Ashley, Robert and Chyenne, Robert Maness, Jr., Daniel Austin, Nathan Austin and Mollie Connor. She was preceded in death by a son, Michael Pickett in 1984; a stepdaughter, Teresa Flatt Eliff; and a sister, Dorothy Arp. Chester County Independent (Henderson, Tenn.) Oct. 21, 2010
Teresa Colbert Aug. 29, 1967 – Oct. 12, 2010 Teresa Colbert, 43, of Henderson, died Oct. 12, 2010, in Nashville. Funeral services were held Oct. 14 at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Henderson – Johnson Chapel with Eric Martin officiating. Burial followed at Sweetlips Cemetery in Chester County. She was born in Jackson, the daughter of John Franklin and Shirley Faye Austin Burkhead. Mrs. Colbert was a registered nurse working in the NICU at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital for 20 years, and making her home in Henderson. She was an outstanding wife, being married to her husband Tim Colbert for 22 years. She was a loving mother to three daughters, Lauren, Kaitlyn and Emily. She also had a loving pet, Biscuit. Mrs. Colbert was a member of the Grace Baptist Church in Henderson, who helped her through her battle with cancer. Chester County Independent (Henderson, Tenn.) Oct. 21, 2010
James Ward Knipper, Sr. April 2, 1940 – Oct. 12, 2010 James Ward Knipper, Sr., beloved husband and daddy suffered a fatal heart attack at his home on Oct. 12, 2010. Memorial services were held Oct. 18 at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Henderson – Casey Chapel with Joe Wilkerson officiating. He was born to Ted and Pearl Knipper. For most of his career, he was a working herdsman on commercial dairy farms in Florida. In 1984, he and his wife Connie and their son James Jr. moved to Tennessee. In 1987, he bought Laurel Hill Grocery where he and his wife and son have resided and worked until his death. He is survived by his wife of 32 years, Connie Knipper; three sons, Jamie Ward Knipper (Stephanie), Jason Ward Knipper and James Ward Knipper, Jr.; two sisters, Julie Thomas (Richard) and Dorothy Mayo (Hurley); two granddaughters, Millicent Knipper and Christain Markowski (Daniel); and a great-granddaughter, Hayden Markowski. Chester County Independent (Henderson, Tenn.) Oct. 21, 2010
Walter Lee Austein Date of Death – Oct. 15, 2010 Walter Lee Austein, 75, passed away Oct. 15, 2010, at his home in Medon. Graveside services were held Oct. 16 at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery near Henderson with Bro. Paul Roaten officiating. Pafford Funeral Home of Lexington was in charge of arrangements. Chester County Independent (Henderson, Tenn.) Oct. 21, 2010
Date of Death – Oct. 16, 2010 Linda Dale Maurer, 56, of Henderson, executive director of The Neighborhood Network in Henderson died Oct. 16, 2010, at the home of her daughter in Dickson. Funeral services were held Oct. 19 at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Henderson – Casey Chapel with Christopher Centore and other family members officiating. Mrs. Maurer was born in Miami, Fla., and grew up in Chicago and Miami. She is the daughter of Audrey Martin Combs of Henderson and the late Lawrence Combs. She graduated from Miami Dade High School and Bethel College in McKenzie. She had been a librarian at Chester County Library and had worked for the Soybean Council. She also had worked for the Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse in Jackson and Charter Lakeside Counseling in Jackson prior to serving as executive director of Neighborhood Network in Henderson. In additional to her mother, she is survived by a son, Christopher Centore (Melissa) of Nashville; a daughter, Erica Voce (Russell) of Dickson; and a grandchild, Grayson Stone Centore. She was eagerly awaiting the birth of her second grandchild in the spring of 2011. She is also survived by two sisters, Wanda Black (David) of Henderson and Brenda Jones (Jimmie) of Lawrenceville, Ga. Memorials may be made to The Friendly Fund at Neighborhood Network, P.O. Box 449, Henderson, TN 38340. Chester County Independent (Henderson, Tenn.) Oct. 21, 2010
Hallie Laverne Reagan Byrom Date of Death – Oct. 13, 2010 Hallie Laverne Reagan Byrom, 95, passed away on Oct. 13, 2010, at the Chester County Nursing Home in Henderson. A memorial service was held for Mrs. Byrom on Saturday, Oct. 16, at Henderson Church of Christ with Ben Flatt officiating. George A. Smith and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Byrom was born in Byrdstown in 1915. She was a nurse for most of her life. She was preceded in death by her husband, Audie Lee Byrom; and her parents, F.M. and Mary Reagan. She is survived by a daughter, Beverly (Joe) Hardin of Henderson; four grandchildren, 11 great- grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren. Chester County Independent (Henderson, Tenn.) Oct. 21, 2010
Ray Baker Date of Death – Oct. 18, 2010 Ray “Pops” Allen Baker, Jr., 59, of Beech Bluff, passed away Oct. 18, 2010, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Henderson – Casey Chapel with Al Price and Charles Whitten officiating. Burial will follow at Finger Cemetery. He was born and reared in Kyles Ford, Tenn., the son of the late Ray A. and Jo Ann Levisey Baker. He graduated from high school at Kyles Ford. He worked at his father’s sawmill and tobacco farm at Kyles Ford and worked for Kelley Electric out of Kennett, Mo. He later worked at Quaker Oats in maintenance. He owned Baker Electric and was a master electrician, wiring houses and other commercial jobs. He attended Diamond Grove Church of Christ at Beech Bluff. Ray was a wonderful father, husband, grandfather and friend who was loved by all. He married Nola Jean Mitchell in 1975 and they lived in Henderson, Finger and have resided in Beech Bluff for the past 10 years. He is survived by his wife, Nola Jean Mitchell Baker; a son, Joey Patterson (Dawn), and a daughter, Candy Blankenship (Charles), all of Beech Bluff; six grandchildren, Wesley Whitten Blankenship, Channing Brea Blankenship, Warren Allen Patterson, Craig Key, Zachary Key and Kalay Key; a brother, Lynn Carlos Baker of Memphis; and two nieces, Kari Ann Baker and Katelyn Baker. Memorials may be made to The Downs Syndrome Association of West Tennessee, 1804 Highway 45 Bypass, Box 110, Jackson, TN 38305 Chester County Independent (Henderson, Tenn.) Oct. 21, 2010
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Church News Beech Spring Choir Concert Beech Spring Baptist Church Choir will be in concert at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 24, including The Angels of Praise, Male Choir and Little Angels. The church is located at 675 State Rt. 22-A South at Jacks Creek. Robert Wooden is pastor. The public is invited.
Saulter’s Chapel News Rev. Marlon O. Barrentine, Sr., has been appointed pastor of Saulter’s Chapel AME Church located at 548 Mifflin Ave. in Henderson. The church will be holding worship services every Sunday instead of the first and third Sundays. Church school will begin at 9:30 a.m. and morning worship at 11 a.m. each Sunday. Wednesday Bible study is at 7 p.m. each week. Everyone is invited.
Judgment House 2010 First Baptist Church of Selmer presents Judgment House 2010 – Land of the Free, Home of the Brave! A Soldier’s Journey Home. It is a multi-scene drama that reaches across generation lines and touches audiences from age 10 to 80. The event will be Oct. 24, 27, 30 and 31. Call the church office at 645-5326 to make reservations or for more information.
Youth Convention There will be a Youth Convention at Soul’s Harbor Church in Scotts Hill at 7 p.m. Oct. 27-29, with special guest Bro. Efren Palacios from California. After the
Friday night service, there will be pizza, a hayride and bonfire.
Fall Festivals Middlefork Road Baptist Church, 3955 Middlefork Road at Luray, will have a free Fall Fun Fest from 3-6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 30. Activities include Video Van and Hamster Balls from Gamz 2 U and the slide from Up N Jumpin from 3-5 p.m., and games, candy, and hot dogs. There will be a supper and hayride from 5-6 p.m. Forty Forks Baptist Church,, 672 Ed Barham Road at Bethel Springs, will host a Fall Festival at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 30. There will be food, fun, games, prizes, and something for everyone. For information, call 9347457 or 610-1716.
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Mifflin Baptist Church St. Rt. 200
SPOKANE AIRPORT, July 7, 2010: A crowd clogged the U.S. Airways ticketing kiosks. A group of teenagers was disembarking from buses and, with their chaperones, forming lines to check their bags. The all wore bright yellow shirts with Bible verses. It was a church youth tour headed to camp in Colorado. My wife and I had returned our rental car after a few days’ vacation in northern Idaho. It was several hours until our flight so we found seats across from the ticketing area and waited for the kids to get their boarding passes and head to the security checkpoint. As the church tour began to dwindle, we noticed another knot of folks milling around. Cameras were flashing. A television video team was filming. I wondered if they had gathered around a celebrity. The lakes region of Idaho has become a recreational Mecca for Hollywood and sports stars. Their multimillion dollar homes are jewels on the shoreline and in the mountains where skiing is the winter lure. But this attention wasn’t focused on pop stars, actors, musicians, ball players or other icons. Another type of fame was attracting attention – that garnered from real respect and gratitude. Fame earned from sacrifice, bloodshed on foreign soil and seas, dogged determination to defeat evil in the world and protect our nation – the real stuff – was on display. An Honor Flight of World War II veterans was assembling to fly from Spokane to Washington, D.C. Old soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines in their 80s and 90s – and all strangers before this day – waited patiently for their turns at the ticket counter. Not a few were in wheelchairs, some with oxygen bottles. Others depended on walkers, crutches or canes. A few were remarkably young looking. They helped the less ambulatory, just like they were old squad or messmates who’d known one another for years. WW II vets don’t meet strangers among those who also served. They called out, “Hey, Bud…”
or “Hey, Joe…” to each other. Said a U.S. Army vet with a baseball cap that had “Anzio” printed across the top: “I’d bum a butt off these guys if I still smoked. Been quit 40 years now, but something about this day, being around folks who lived it like I did, makes me want a Chesterfield real bad.” He laughed, and his silver-haired wife swatted his arm. Her eyes were moist. My wife choked up. Her dad served in the Anzio invasion. He told stories about what it was like in North Africa, Sicily and Italy. They were sad stories, stories of hardship and wreckage and loss. Not like the John Wayne movies or TV shows we watched in the 1950s. My father never talked about Leyete Gulf or Okinawa. When I was a boy, all I knew was that he had piloted a LCVP, a landing craft that carried soldiers and Marines to the beachheads. I found his tattered copy of the Blue Jackets Manual in a box of old papers and studied it carefully for clues to what he did during the war. There wasn’t much on which to speculate. Other kids bragged about their dads, all of them heroes who bravely led charges or turned the tide of battle. Decorated, they were. It was all glory and glamour. I felt deprived because my father had served but what had he done? He never volunteered information, so I made up stories and told my friends. I elevated my father to hero status because I truly did not know and feared he wasn’t. I grew up and dwelled less on my father’s military record, more on wondering whether my very low draft number would mean a stint in Vietnam. Dad advised me to join the Navy, not to follow in his footsteps but because: “They [Viet Cong] don’t have ships and torpedoes!” It was not until our children were in high school and the oldest son had been assigned an oral history project that we finally knew what my father’s WW II career had been. For some reason, he opened up for his grandson. The tape
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Honor Flight renewed the fellowship of veterans recorder seemed a window to the past and a platform for him. He talked about the noise a bullet makes when it splats against a metal bulkhead, what it felt like to watch a Kamikaze airplane arc lazily toward a radar picket destroyer and, at the last second, plunge arrow-like into the deck to produce a plume of fiery black smoke – and know men had died at that moment in time. My father was indeed a hero, just like those unheralded Honor Flight vets at the Spokane Airport. Anyone who endured those bloody years and especially those who gifted the ultimate treasure – their lives – were the real heroes. Unless you are the son or daughter of a WW II vet, you might not understand. Those millions of heroes came home and went to work, making this nation a place fit for their families. I didn’t need to make up stories about my dad. I just needed to understand the humble-
ness of the men and women who served in the last great worldwide conflict. My father cannot go on an Honor Flight, much as I would like to pay for his trip. He’s 85 years old, physically still a powerful man with a prizefighter’s shoulders (we learned he was a fleet boxing champ), but his mind is going away. We won’t have him much longer. So much of his essence has already dwindled. I think he’d like the idea of the Honor Flight, would approve of old men who once were young warriors gathering together for a last trip. He smoked Chesterfields, too, along with Lucky Strikes, Camels and other brands. In a foxhole or behind the blast shield of an anti-aircraft gun, it didn’t matter the type or whether you knew the guy who shared his pack. What mattered was that you were fellow warriors on a trip to an unknown outcome. Some
would withstand the trial and come through unscathed. Others would not be so lucky. But everyone remembered those times in the dark-
ness when brotherhood was defined by the glow on the end of a cigarette and an earnest question was asked, “Where you from, Bud?”
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Civitan Club holds annual banquet The Henderson Civitan Club held its annual awards banquet Thursday evening, Oct. 14 at the Hardeman House. The event was catered by the Freed-Hardeman University Associates who also provided colorful decorations on the patio where the meal was served. The following awards were presented: Civitan of the Year – Eddie Anderson, an employee at FreedHardeman University. Anderson recently returned from a deployment to Iraq with the 278th Tennessee Army National Guard in Covington. Anderson was honored for his service to community and country. Citizens of the Year – John and Cherrie Pipkin were honored together for their many years of service to the community and Chester County School System. John Pipkin recently retired from his position of Superintendent
of Schools in Chester County. The Pipkin’s children and grandchildren attended the awards banquet in support of the couple. Second Mile Award – LaVonne Scott was presented this volunteer award for her long time service to the community through her work with a great number of organizations that work to benefit those in our community. Scott’s son was also present to honor his mother. The Civitan Valley District Governor, Ladonna Hamm was in attendance from Clarksville and spoke to the club members and guests. She issued the Henderson Civitans a challenge for the coming year based on the Districts theme, “Pay it Forward.” This theme challenges every Civitan in the Valley District, which encompasses the state of Tennessee, to be an example of service to not only fellow Civitans,
but to the communities they serve. Following the Governor’s address, she inducted the Club’s officers for the new Civitan year. They are: President – J. D. Thomas; Presidentelect – Ray Eaton; Secretary – Sherry Thomas; and Treasurer – Beverly Means. Outgoing President, Ron Means assumed the office of Past President in which he will serve in an advisory capacity to the new officers and board of directors. The Henderson Civitan Club was first chartered in 1961 and continues to work with the Henderson/Chester County Community through service, scholarships and projects. The Civitans meet on the second and fourth Thursday at 6 p.m. at the FHU Alumni House on White Avenue. For more information on Civitan, contact any of the club’s members.
Above: Outgoing Civitan Club President, Ron Means, presents Eddie Anderson with the “Civitan of the Year Award” for his service to both community and country. Anderson was recently returned from deployment to Iraq with the 278th Armored Calvary Regiment out of Covington. Below: Incoming Civitan President, J.D. Thomas, right, presents John and Cherrie Pipkin with the “Citizens of the Year Award” for their service to the Henderson/Chester County Community and the Chester County School System. This is the second time the Pipkins have been honored by the Civitans as Citizens of the Year over the past 30 years.
Civitan Jean Marilyn Hogan presents LaVonne Scott with the “Second Miler Award” which is the Civitan’s Volunteer Award for community service.
Civitan’s Valley District Governor, Ladonna Hamm (far left) installed the new officers for the Henderson Civitan Club at their annual Awards and Officer Installation Banquet. They are (from left) Beverly Means, treasurer; Ray Eaton, president elect; J.D. Thomas, president; and Ron Means, past president. Not pictured, Sherry Thomas, secretary.
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Thursday, October 21, 2010
No-quit Eaglettes win volleyball district By James A. Webb General Manager
The Chester County Eaglettes rallied from a two-game deficit to defeat South Side 3-2 and claim their second straight district volleyball championship. The win Thursday at South Side advanced CCHS to the regional tournament which took place Tuesday at Eagle Gym, with the top two teams advancing on to the
sectional tonight (Thursday). Sectional winners advance to the state tournament next week. Chester County was 10-0 in district games during the regular season. After losing the first two games of the best-of-five match, CCHS head coach Susan Humphry reminded her team of the dominance they had displayed over the last two months. “You’ve done it before.
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent
CCHS students storm the court in celebration with the Eaglettes who had just beaten South Side for the district championship in Jackson, Thursday.
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent
Kirsten Henry and Logan McEarl of Chester County team-up for a block in the Eaglettes’ district tournament championship game victory over South Side, Thursday in Jackson.
Just do it,” she told her troops. “Maintain your composure and play together, and they did.” This victory was special for Humphry since she returned only two starters after graduating five seniors from the 2009 championship team. “Kamara Trice and Logan McEarl are our only varsity players that have played bigtime games. To repeat after losing five seniors is huge,” she said. South Side scored the match’s first point, building a quick 7-2 lead in game one. They stretched it to 11-2 before the Eaglettes won six of the next seven points. However, the “Hawkettes,” as they use to be called, easily fin-
ished out that first game, 25-14. CCHS took its first lead by scoring the first point of game two, but South Side reasserted itself quickly to go up 3-1. The Eaglettes stayed close this time, but never led. A five-point run narrowed the deficit to two points before the Lady Hawks scored the final five to win 25-18. However, South Side looked somewhat spent emotionally and physically. A see-saw game early in the third was tied at seven following a fourpoint run by South Side. CCHS then ran off five straight which included a service ace by Cynthia See VOLLEY, Page 3-B
Methodical CCHS controls South Side By James A. Webb General Manager
Chester County used a methodical offense to control the line of scrimmage and defeat South Side 3314 Friday in high school football at Jackson. The Eagles, 4-4 overall and 4-1 in the district, kept alive their chances for
advancing to the state playoffs for a third straight season. South Side, however, continued a dismal season as they fell to 1-7. After forcing a threeand-out by the host Hawk team, CCHS took 19 plays to drive 82 yards for the game’s first score on a one-yard dive by quarter-
back Austin Cavaness. The Eagles converted on five third down tries to keep the game alive. The Hawks had a chance to get right back in the game. With CCHS facing a fourth down in their own territory, punter Brandon Rodriguez was sacked before he could off
the kick, giving the Hawks the ball at the CCHS 16yard line. However, the Eagle defense would not budge, taking the ball back on downs. On Chester County’s next series, a 52-yard punt by Rodriguez backed up the Hawks to their 22See CCHS, Page 2-B
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent
Chester County defenders corral a South Side ball carrier in the Eagles’ 33-14 victory Friday in Jackson.
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent
Jana Frye of CCHS sets the volleyball for the Eaglettes in the district final Thursday in Jackson.
Lady Lions hand Union first conference loss It was a much-needed win that couldn’t have come at a much better time. Looking like the team that has won three straight conference titles, the Freed-Hardeman Lady Lions’ volleyball team made a statement in the form of a 3-1 win over Union University Thursday night, handing the Lady Bulldogs (15-5, 8-1) their first conference loss of the year. After dropping the first set, 25-19, the Lady Lions dominated the next two with 25-10 and 25-15 wins and then held off several Union pushes to take the fourth set, 25-19. The win helped FHU (7-7, 6-3) move into a third place tie with Martin Methodist and only a half-game out of second place behind Cumberland. The Lady Lions’ attack was very efficient in the last three sets after posting a .079 hitting percentage with eight errors in the first. FHU totaled 45 kills in its three set victories with a .361 attack percentage. Union, meanwhile, committed 20 attack errors in the same span on its way to a .076 percentage. It was the fifth win in the last six meetings between the schools for Freed-Hardeman, which broke out of a mid-season funk with some adjustments in the offensive game plan. “We changed the offense a little during the week and it really helped us out tonight,” said FHU head coach Todd Humphry. “We spread the offense around.” Indeed, the FHU attack was quite balanced. Sydney Rice led the way with 17 kills while Fernanda Ferreira had 16 and Sandra Montoya added 14, combining for a .349 hitting percentage. The first set didn’t show immediate results, although Freed-Hardeman took eight straight points early to take an 11-10 lead. Union, however, was able to take advantage of eight FHU attack errors, two of which came on back-to-back rallies to give UU a four-point cushion late in the set. But when the changes finally clicked, they worked quite well. The Lady Lions opened the secSee FHU, Page 3-B
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Narrow misses play factor as FHU ties Trevecca Freed-Hardeman women’s soccer remains one win short of tying the program record for victories in a season (nine), after posting its eighth shutout of the season when FHU and Trevecca tied 0-0 Friday in Henderson. Although Trevecca outshot FHU, 20-12, it was the Lady Lions who saw the better scoring opportunities, particularly in the second half. Perhaps the best chance came in the 67th minute when
Whitney Newby centered a ball to Briley Collins who solidly struck the pass in stride, but the ball sailed just inches wide of the right post. Collins again missed by mere inches in the 88th minute, hitting the left post on a hard strike from near the top of the box. The Trojans could not convert on a quality opportunity themselves shortly afterward on a counter-attack. Lindsey Robinson was left alone inside the box on the left
side, but miss-hit the ball and sent it well wide of the left post with seconds left in regulation. Collins hit the post for a second time on a shot in the 99th minute. It would be FHU’s only shot in either overtime period. Senior goalkeeper Tiffany Harris was spectacular for FreedHardeman, stopping 14 shots and making several nice plays on crosses sent in front of the goal. The Lady Lions host Brescia at 5 p.m. Saturday.
Hyde, Lions blast Trevecca for ninth win If there were any questions about what the Freed-Hardeman Lion soccer team was capable of doing, those questions were likely answered on Friday night. FHU scored five goals over a sevenminute span in the second half en route to a 7-0 win over Trevecca Nazarene. The seven goals are the most that the Lions have ever scored in a conference match. They also marked the first time in program history that the Lions have posted back-to-back shutouts in conference play. Freed-Hardeman (9-3, 2-2) wasted little time in getting on the board as Simbarashe Zvaita opened the scoring
Bolivar comes calling at 7 p.m. Friday Chester County continues what it hopes will be a school-record third straight playoff push when Bolivar Central arrives at Eagle Stadium at 7 p.m. Friday. “We control our own fate,” emphasized CCHS head coach Jeff Cupples. Wins in its final two games would give the Eagles at least a tie for first place in the district. Last year, Chester County, Lexington and South Side tied for second place and all made the post-season. The top two teams in the league automatically get tickets to the dance. Other league members can qualify on their overall record. Cupples emphasized that Bolivar is much improved over last year in the skill positions. A highscoring game is probable. A victory over Bolivar would clinch at least third place in the district for the Eagles but would not
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CCHS yard line. But Trent Wilson broke free for a 37yard scoring run, and when the Eagles were caught napping on a twopoint trick play, South Side had an 8-7 lead. It was to be short-lived however, as following the kickoff, Cavaness found Ryan Turner streaking down the home sidelines and hit the junior with a 66-yard pass, giving CCHS the lead for good. Turner’s 40-yard return of an interception in the third quarter setup CCHS for a one-yard run by Matthew Butler and a 196 lead. Wilson brought the Hawks back to a 19-14 deficit, ahead of Jake Melaro’s 20-yard scoring pass from Cavaness. Turner broke free for a 78yard TD gallop mid-way of the fourth quarter and Rodriguez booted his third PAT to complete the scoring. Cavaness threw only nine times in the game, but completed six for 113 yards. He also ran 12 times for 59 yards. “We tried to control the line of scrimmage,” said Cavaness. “That first series, we ran our base plays. Once we got them working, we ran our other stuff.” Turner had seven carries for 106 yards, and Butler 17 for 82. Jonathan Murley wrestled a fumble recovery for CCHS in the second period, and Butler recorded a pair of quarterback sacks. Dillon Williams broke up a South Side pass in the third quarter on a fourth-down and 12 pass in CCHS territory. For the game the Eagles ran the ball 48 times. “I was really glad to see them respond and take over the game in the second half,” said CCHS head coach Jeff Cupples.
assure them of a state playoff berth. Currently the Eagles are 4-1 in the district and Bolivar is 2-3. The Tigers had a huge non-district win recently over Dyer County. The problems for Chester County in advanc-
ing to the post season include its 0-3 non-district schedule that includes that frustrating loss to Adamsville on opening night. CCHS dominated the Cardinals everywhere in that game except the scoreboard.
in the eighth minute, scoring on a rebound of Kenniel Hyde’s cross. TNU keeper Hayden Coffman and Zvaita got to the ball at almost the same time, keeping Coffman from being able to get a good handle on it. Zvaita was then able to take the deflection and send it to the left corner. The Trojans recovered and maintained possession of the ball for much of the remainder of the first half until FHU got another Zvaita goal, this one in the 39th minute. Bryan Grosnick sent a long through ball to Ryan Engineer, who beat his defender and then touched the See LIONS, Page 3-B
High School Football Oct. 15 at Jackson
District 12-AA Football 1. 1. 3. 4. 4. 6. 6. 8.
Team Dis. All Liberty Tech 5-0 7-1 Lexington 5-0 6-2 Chester Co. 4-1 4-4 Bolivar Cent. 2-3 3-5 McNairy C. 2-3 2-6 South Side 1-4 1-7 Jackson CM 1-4 1-7 Fayette-Ware 0-5 0-7
Chester County South Side
7 - 6 - 7 - 14 = 33 0 - 8 - 6 - 0 = 14
Unofficial Statistics: First Downs Rushing (atts., yds.) Passing
CC 14 48-246
SS 5 29-139
(comp., atts., int., yds.)
Penalties, yards Fumbles, lost Punts, average
3-15 2-1 2-39.0
4-40 2-0 5-30.6
Unofficial Individual Statistical leaders: Rushing: CC – Matthew Butler 17-82, Austin Cavaness 12-59, Dillon Williams 6-29, Ryan Turner 7-106. SS – Trent Wilson 14-129. Scoring Summary:
Photo by James A. Webb, Independent
Ryan Turner of Chester County breaks free from South Side defenders Friday in Jackson. CCHS hosts Bolivar in another District 12-AA contest at 7 p.m. Friday.
First quarter: (0:48) CC – Cavaness 1 run (Brandon Rodriguez kick), [7-0]. Second quarter: (1:49) SS – Wilson 37 run (pass good), [14-0]. (1:30) CC – Turner 66 pass from Cavaness (kick failed), [13-8]. Third quarter: (7:25) CC – Butler 1 run (run failed), [19-6]. (5:23) SS – Wilson 4 run (pass failed), [19-14]. Fourth quarter: (10:17) CC – Jake Melaro 20 pass from Cavaness (Rodriguez kick), [26-14]. (8:12) CC – Turner 78 run (Rodriguez kick), [33-14].
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Walker 5K Run set for Nov. 6 at Record Park
Chester County Junior High 2010-11 Basketball Schedule Date Opponent Oct. 19 Scotts Hill Jamboree Oct. 25 Panther Classic Oct. 26 Panther Classic Nov. 4 Decatur County Nov. 8 Selmer Nov. 11 Lexington Nov. 15 Selmer Nov. 18 Hardin County Nov. 22 U. Sch. of Jackson Dec. 6-10Christmas Tourney Dec. 9 U. Sch. of Jackson Dec. 13 Adamsville Jan. 6 Decatur County Jan. 10 Adamsville Jan. 13 Hardin County Jan. 17 Lexington Jan. 24-27 Best of the West
Place Scotts Hill Parsons Parsons Parsons Henderson Henderson Selmer Henderson Henderson TBA Jackson Adamsville Henderson Henderson Savannah Lexington TBA
Chester County High School Volleyball Schedule Date Opponent Location Oct. 21 Sectional TBA Oct. 27-29, State Tournament,
Time TBA TBA
Chester County High School Football Schedule Date Opponent Oct. 22 Bolivar Central Oct. 29 Liberty Tech
Location Henderson Henderson
Time 7:00 7:00
Chester County High School Girls’ Soccer Schedule Date TBA
Opponent Location District Tournament in Progress
Freed-Hardeman University Soccer Schedule Date Opponent Oct. 23 Brescia
Freed-Hardeman University Volleyball Schedule Date Oct. 21 Oct. 23 Oct. 25
Opponent Martin Meth. Union Cumberland
Location Henderson Henderson Lebanon
Time 7:00 2:00 7:00
Freed-Hardeman University Women’s Basketball Schedule Date Opponent Location Oct. 30 Asbury College Henderson Nov. 6 Cumberland Henderson Nov. 11Concordia-Selma Henderson Nov. 13Milligan * Henderson Nov. 18Vanguard # Jackson Nov. 19Azusa Pacific # Jackson Nov. 20Okla. Baptist # Jackson Dec. 3 Auburn Montg. Montgomery, Ala. Dec. 4 Faulkner Montgomery, Ala. Dec. 11 Harris-Stowe St. Henderson Dec. 20 Lindsey Wilson ^ Daytona B., Fla. Dec. 21 Saint Xavier ^ Daytona B., Fla. Jan. 4 Tenn. Temple Henderson Jan. 6 Blue Mtn. Blut Mtn., Miss. Jan. 8 Cumberland Henderson Jan. 15 Union Jackson Jan. 17 Trevecca Naz. Henderson Jan. 20 Martin Meth. Henderson Jan. 22 Mid-Continent Mayfield, Ky. Jan. 27 Lyon Henderson Jan. 31 Bethel McKenzie Feb. 3 Blue Mtn. Henderson Feb. 5 Cumberland Lebanon 2:00 Feb. 12 Union Henderson Feb. 14 Martin Meth. Pulaski Feb. 17 Trevecca Naz. Nashville Feb. 19 Mid-Continent Henderson Feb. 24 Lyon Batesville, Ark. Feb. 26 Bethel Henderson * Homecoming; # Rotary Classic at Union
Time 2:00 2:00 5:00 1:00 TBA TBA TBA 6:00 5:30 2:00 3:00 11:00 5:00 6:00 2:00 2:00 6:00 6:00 2:00 2:00 6:00 6:00 2:00 6:00 6:00 2:00 6:00 2:00
Freed-Hardeman University Men’s Basketball Schedule Date Opponent Nov. 6 Cumberland Nov. 9 Murray State Nov. 13Lee * Nov. 18William Carey Nov. 23Lindsey Wilson Nov. 26Tougaloo # Nov. 27McKendree # Dec. 3 Auburn Montg. Dec. 4 Faulkner Dec. 7 Lee Dec. 10 Crichton Dec. 11 Faulkner Dec. 17 Tougaloo Dec. 31 Tougaloo Jan. 3 Bryon Jan. 6 Blue Mtn. Jan. 8 Cumberland Jan. 15 Union Jan. 17 Trevecca Naz. Jan. 20 Martin Meth. Jan. 22 Mid-Continent Jan. 27 Lyon Jan. 29 Bethel Feb. 3 Blue Mtn. Feb. 5 Cumberland Feb. 12 Union Feb. 14 Martin Meth. Feb. 17 Trevecca Naz. Feb. 19 Mid-Continent Feb. 24 Lyon Feb. 26 Bethel
Location Bryan Murray, Ky. Henderson Hattiesburg, Miss. Columbia, Ky. Jackson Jackson Montgomery, Ala. Montgomery, Ala. Cleveland Henderson Henderson Jackson, Miss. Henderson Dayton Blut Mtn., Miss. Henderson Jackson Henderson Henderson Mayfield, Ky. Henderson McKenzie Henderson Lebanon 4:00 Henderson Pulaski Nashville Henderson Batesville, Ark. Henderson
The inaugural Walker 5K Run is set for 9 a.m. Nov. 6 at Gene Record Park in Henderson. All proceeds from the Walker Run go to the development of a walking/running track at the Park. Registration is from 88:45 am., with live music from 8-10 a.m. There will be medals for the usual age groups. Preregistration by Oct. 23
Time 6:30 TBA TBA 6:00 6:30 6:30 6:00 6:30 6:30 TBA 6:00 6:30 6:30 6:30 6:00 6:00 TBA
Time 4:00 TBA 3:00 6:00 7:00 5:00 2:00 7:00 7:30 6:00 8:00 4:00 6:30 7:00 6:30 8:00 4:00 4:00 8:00 8:00 4:00 8:00 4:00 8:00 4:00 8:00 8:00 4:00 8:00 4:00
* Homecoming; # Union Thanksgiving Classic
is $20, and $25 day of the race, which includes a race T-shirt. Preferred runner registration is $25 which includes a long-sleeve “dri-fit” shirt, or $30 for preferred registration on race day. Registration online is at walkerclinic.com. Runners can redeem their race bib for a free ultrasound with a wellness visit to Walker Clinic.
5K Run/Walk for the Paws
Fall running continues Todd Cotton, left, and Marjorie Mitchell competed Saturday in the Heritage 5KRun/26 K Biathlon at Trinity Christian Academy in Jackson. There was fun for all the family including a petting zoo filled with exotic friendly animals like camels, kangaroos and lamas, free food, live band music up on stage and a photo booth. Cotton won the Masters Award and first place in age group and Marjorie Mitchell who won second place in age group.
CC Basketball League Signup The Chester County Basketball League will have signups on Saturday, Nov. 6. Times are 9 a.m. for 2nd, 3rd and 4th graders, and at noon for 5th and 6th graders. Cost is $35. For information, call Janice Cooper at 9898135 or email Cooperj@tennk12.net
A season worth of photos only $10 at the Independent Photo reprints of athletic events covered by the Chester County Independent are available by contacting our office. Prints of high school, junior high, and Freed-Hardeman University games are available along with some Dixie baseball and softball, band performances and other events. Hundreds of photos are available including most that did not run in the newspaper. We can make prints; however, for $10 on a CD or jump drive you can own every photo taken of your sport during a given season. Please note - photos are available for selection Wednesday through Friday only! The Independent will not reprint photos that were submitted to us from outside sources. For more information, call our office at 989-4624.
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Lions ball to Zvaita when Coffman committed, leaving the junior with an open net for his 11th goal of the season. Freed-Hardeman still held a 2-0 lead in the 57th minute. It took only eight minutes to blow the game wide open. Hyde got into the scoring act in the 58th minute. Three minutes later, Zvaita was fouled in the box and Guilherme Dorigo made it a 4-0 FHU lead by beating Coffman to the upper left corner on a penalty kick. Freed-Hardeman got another penalty kick one minute later when Dorigo was taken down in the box. This time it was sen-
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FHU ond set with a 10-2 lead and never let up, trailing just once the rest of the match when Union took the first point of the fourth set. FHU promptly took the next three points afterward and never trailed again. “In the first game took us a while to get into a groove with new offense and different positions,” Humphry said. “Once we got used to it, it clicked. We got off to great start in second game and that got us some momentum. Amber [Turner] did a nice job of spreading the offense around.” Turner, taking sole possession of setter duties after sharing the role with freshman Renata Ferreira for the team’s first 13 matches, finished the night with a season-high 48 assists.
ior defender Saul Simpson who took the PK and scored his first collegiate goal to make it 5-0. The Lions scored again just more than 30 seconds later when Tafara Tinarwo beat a Trojan defender to a through ball on the right side and centered to Hyde for his second goal of the night. The final goal came in the 65th minute set up by a pass by Hyde ahead to Ryan Engineer, who beat reserve keeper Shane Cline one-on-one. FHU out-shot Trevecca 15-10 and held an 11-7 edge in shots on goal. Alexandre Girodo stopped six shots for FHU in 72 minutes of play before being relieved by Hunter Yoches. The Lions host Brescia at 7 p.m. Saturday night. In addition to her 14 kills - which came on 31 attempts with no errors Montoya also totaled five blocks (one solo, four assists), served up five aces and had 16 digs. Claire Pennington led the defense with 22 digs.
Friends of the McNairy County Humane Society has scheduled the first annual “Run for the Paws” 5K Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6 in Adamsville at “The Marty-Community Center.” All proceeds will go to the Humane Society. For more information and registration forms, email email@example.com or call 731632-0391.
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Volley Beene. The Eaglettes never trailed again in that game, helped along by service errors the Lady Hawks. Dinks by Kirsten Henry, McEarl, and Emily Humphry, along with an ace by Sarah Cox, completed a seven-point CCHS run, and they eventually won 25-19. With CCHS now down only two games to one, the mood in the South Side gym began to change. Minds began to wonder, could the Eaglettes pull off the comeback? Early in the fourth game each team exhibited their skills well, but with the Lady Hawks appearing to tire, CCHS reeled off five straight to go up 14-7, capped by an ace from Beene. The final five points of the game included a “winner” at the net by Henry, and three aces from Humphry to close out the game, 25-15, and even the score at two games each. CCHS grabbed a quick
1-0 lead in the deciding 15-point final game. Blocks at net by Henry and Bailey Gately of CCHS knotted the score at four. However, up 8-5 minutes later, South Side hit their second serve of the game into the net, igniting a 9-1 run and 14-9 lead for the Eaglettes. The run included a pair of spikes from Trice, and a winning hit by Beene, plus some pure luck on yet another CCHS point. On the brink of defeat South Side won the next two points, ahead of a championship winning spike by Trice. It was appropriate for Trice to close out the match, as it was announced followed the contest that she was the district’s regular season Co-Player of the Year with South Side’s Morgan Singleton. Trice also earned the tournament’s Most Valuable Player award. Other all-stars from CCHS included all-district regular season performers Jana Frye, McEarl, and Humphry. Tournament all-stars included Henry and McEarl.
By Ally Rogers I hope everyone was able to rest and enjoy Fall Break. Thank you to all who came for Parent-
EEdduuccaattiioonn Teacher Conferences. We had a great turnout and appreciate your support of the students and teachers. The Eagles and Eaglettes played in a Jamboree in Scotts Hill Tuesday night. They will play in the Panther Classic on Tuesday of next week in Decatur County at their high school. I encourage you all to come and support our Junior High basketball teams!
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness, basketball cheerleaders will be wearing pink ribbons during this month. Pictures for Who’s Who will be taken Friday, Oct. 22. Students included will need to wear their uniforms. We wish to say goodbye to three student teachers. Shayna Johnson was in Julie Frerot’s English classes, Zach Burns was in
Wes Murphy’s history classes, and Brian Bullard was in Janice Cooper’s physical education classes. We wish them the very best in their endeavors. Yearbooks can still be purchased online (www.smart-pay.com), by phone (1-800-853-1337), or by mail. Please do not send any money to school for these. For any other information, contact Marilyn Davis.
Use with caution: Supplements By Amy DeLeonRogers UT Extension
It’s best to do some research before stocking up on dietary supplements. Be sure to talk to your doctor or pharmacist and then choose major brands, and always read the label instructions. Supplements are products containing one or more dietary ingredient, intended to add to a person’s normal diet. They come in many forms, such as tablets, gel-caps, capsules, powders, tinctures, teas and liquids. Ingredients found in supplements often include vitamins, minerals, herbs, amino acids, metabolites, extracts, organ tissues, enzymes and concentrates. Supplements are meant to give you the same ingredients that a food would give you, but for some reason you’re not taking in enough of that food. Vitamins and minerals in foods are taken into our body more so than in any other form. Be mindful of safety considerations. Know that contamination is possible and that the integrity of
dosage and ingredients are not assured. When purchasing supplements, select products made in countries with high regulatory standards such as the U.S., Canada, or Europe. Also look for labels such as “GMP or USP,” which give more assurance of product integrity. Americans spend well over $15 billion on natural product supplements each year. About 70 percent of people taking supplements do not tell their doctors about it. People tend to forget that supplements cause side effects and may react with medications. Although some supplements are safe and effective, there has not been enough research conducted to determine supplements’ safety, and long-term effects on the body of a majority of other s u p p l e m e n t s . Supplements can interact with medications, food, other supplements and pre-existing conditions. Because of these risks, some people should absolutely not use supplements, she said. Beware of outrageous claims of health benefits when selecting supple-
ments. If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Be careful of dosing more is not necessarily better with supplements. Some products can even be harmful when consumed in high amounts, for an extended period, or with other substances. Herbs have been traditionally used for thousands of years to treat disease and strengthen the body, keep in mind that even back then, herbs were used sparingly and for short amounts of time. Some supplements are downright dangerous and should be used with caution: Aconite can cause poisoning, low blood pressure, respiratory and heart problems - even death. Comfrey, chaparral, coltsfoot, greater celandine and kava cause irreversible and abnormal liver function or damage, with possible death. Germanium can cause kidney damage or even lead to death. Bitter orange is substituted for the now-banned ephedra. It can lead to high blood pressure, possible arrhythmias, fainting, heart attack, stroke and death. This risk increases
with other herbs similar to caffeine - often found in weight-loss products - are taken simultaneously. Organ and glandular extracts can cause mad cow disease. Lobelia causes low blood pressure, digestive upset, tremors, breathing problems, rapid heartbeat, confusion and possible death. Colloidal silver has been in the news recently and can lead to bluish skin, kidney damage and neurological problems. Yohimbe can cause blood pressure changes, heart arrhythmias, respiratory depression, heart attack, anxiety and possible death. Any side effects experienced from these or any other dietary supplements should be reported to FDA MedWatch at 1-800-FDA1088. Other sources for information on herbal and other supplements can be found at the Office of Dietary S u p p l e m e n t s , http://ods.od.nih.gov/, and the University of Maryland Complementary and Alternative Medicine Index at http://www.umm.edu/altm ed/.
Report suggests advantage of Pre-K students fades over time A new report released by the state Comptroller’s Offices of Research and Education Accountability (OREA) is consistent with previous reports in finding that pre-kindergarten has a significant effect in the early years of elementary school, but that the effect diminishes during and after second grade. Similar to the results of previous studies, this analysis of test scores reported from the 20082009 school year showed that pre-K participation was associated with small but reliable improvements in student performance in kindergarten and first grade, primarily among
economically disadvantaged students. The latest analysis also suggests that a small but statistically significant difference was detectable on some assessments in second grade. However, similar to findings in earlier reports, despite an early academic advantage, pre-K program participants did not perform measurably better beyond the second grade. The report, which was released today, is the fourth in a series and will be followed by a final report next year. “The results of the analysis of 2008-2009 test data are consistent with
earlier reports,” said Dr. Phillip Doss, OREA’s director. “The findings show that for economically disadvantaged students, pre-kindergarten has an effect that can persist into the second grade. However, for later years, the academic advantage that pre-kindergarten attendance provides is not detectable.” Economically disadvantaged students are defined as those who qualify for free or reduced price school lunches. OREA is an agency within the Comptroller’s office that is charged with providing accurate and objective policy research
and analysis for the Tennessee General Assembly and the public. OREA commissioned the Strategic Research Group, a firm that provides data collection, consultation and research services, to produce the series of reports on preK’s impact on student performance. The latest report, titled “Assessing the Effectiveness of Tennessee’s PreKindergarten Program: Second Annual Report,” may be viewed at: http://www.comptroller1.s tate.tn.us/Repository/RE/ Second Annual Report (Oct 11 2010).pdf.
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Inside CCHS by Meghan Black This past week was fall break for the students of Chester County High School. Many students went on trips or found other ways to enjoy their week of freedom. I spoke to a few students to see how they spent their break. Many people stayed home. One student spent some time with his youth group. He explained that MEGHAN they got together to play BLACK games one night. Other students, also, seemed to find fun things to do at home or in town. A few students I spoke to went on trips. One student went to Branson, Mo., with a friend of hers and both of their mothers. She explained their very busy schedule packed with sightseeing, amusement parks, and shows. She had a very good time and even got to meet one of the performers in a show she went to see. No matter what these students did on their break, they all told me that they had fun, which is all that really matters. Whether traveling or staying at home, the high school students seemed to have a wonderful break. In other school news, HOSA has decided on their officers for the 2010-2011 school year. Taylor Watson will be serving as the president; Emilee Smith will be the vice president and historian; Brandi Smith will serve as the secretary and reporter; and Krista Hatch will be the service project chairman. HOSA has been very busy so far this year. HOSA is putting together a team for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. They have collected donations for hearts and shoes and with the addition from their candle sales, they hope to have raised several hundred dollars by the time the Cystic Fibrosis Walk takes place on Oct. 23. HOSA members are currently preparing for the Regionals which will be held at Union University in January. HOSA week will be coming up soon. There will be lots of fun and prizes in store. It will be a week you don’t want to miss.
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Chester County Head Start Center, East Chester Elementary, Jacks Creek Elementary, and West Chester Elementary Schools Monday, Oct. 25 Manager’s choice Fruit choice, milk choice Tuesday, Oct. 26 Popcorn chicken or corndog Mashed potatoes, rolls Green beans Peaches, milk choice Wednesday, Oct. 27 Cheeseburger or Turkey/cheese sandwich Baked batter bites Baked beans, trimmings Pineapple chunks Pudding, vanilla wafers Milk choice Thursday, Oct. 28 Vegetable beef soup/crackers Or ham/cheese sandwich Glazed carrot coins, corn Grilled cheese Applesauce, milk choice Friday, October 29
Pizza or hotdog California Blend Savory Wedges Birthday cake Mixed fruit, milk choice
Chester County Middle School Monday, Oct. 25 Manager’s choice Fruit choice, milk choice Tuesday, Oct. 26 Popcorn chicken Country Fried Steak Mashed potatoes, rolls Green peas, baked apples Pineapple, milk choice Wednesday, Oct. 27 Cheeseburger or corndog Tater pals, baked beans Chocolate chip cookie Applesauce, milk choice Thursday, Oct. 28 Vegetable beef soup/crackers Or turkey/cheese wrap Carrot sticks, pickle spears Grilled cheese, corn Birthday cake Peaches, milk choice Friday, October 29 Pizza or Tuna salad plates Seasoned potatoes Broccoli/cheese
Pear/cherry, grated cheese Milk choice
Chester County High School
Chester County Junior High School
*Cereal, fruit choice or fruit juice, and milk choice offered daily
*Cereal offered daily Monday, Oct. 25 Manager’s choice Fruit choice, milk choice Tuesday, Oct. 26 Chicken strips or Hotpockets Macaroni/cheese, rolls Green peas, baked apples Fruit choice, milk choice Wednesday, Oct. 27 Hotdog or cheeseburger Tater pals, baked beans Sandwich trimmings Pudding cup with cherry Fruit choice, milk choice Thursday, Oct. 28 Vegetable beef soup/crackers Or turkey/cheese wrap Tri taters, corn, salad Grilled cheese Fruit choice, milk choice Friday, October 29 Pizza or barbecue/bun Baked potato, salad Broccoli/cheese Birthday cake Fruit choice, milk choice
Monday, Oct. 25 Manager’s choice Tuesday, Oct. 26 Chicken strips (2 lines) Or pizza, salad bar Mashed potatoes, rolls Green peas, baked apples Glazed carrot circles Wednesday, Oct. 27 Pizza casserole or Clux Delux, Infinity fries Baked potato bar Salad bar Tiny whole potatoes Green beans, corn, rolls Thursday, Oct. 28 Taco (2 lines) with Flour tortilla or scoops Pizza, salad bar, potato rounds Fiesta rice, brown beans Sweet potato casserole Friday, Oct. 29 Hamburger Corndog or pizza Vegetable beef soup with Pimento cheese sandwich/salad Baked beans, fries Coleslaw Birthday cake
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FOR SALE FOR SALE – Acres and lots—$100 down—-$100 / month. No restrictions and NO CREDIT CHECK. Chester County 731989-4859. (TFC) MOVING SALE – Everything Must Go! Household items, some new and furniture. For more info call 212-4934. (25P) FOR SALE – 1996 Mercury Sable, good condition, $1,800 firm. Call 731-934-7656. (24P) CLAYTON HOMES Super Center Fall Sale Promotion Oct. 22 and 23. Closeout sale on several models. 2011 models in stock SAVE $$$$ Call 662-287-4600. Sale starts at 9 AM till last customer leaves. (TFC) FOR SALE – 1 Washer, 4 Dryers, 1 Stove. 90 Day Warranty. Also do in-home repair. 394-2490. (24P) HAPPY JACK MANGE MEDICINE promotes healing and hairgrowth to any mange, hot spot, or dandruff on dogs and horses without steroids! HENDERSONCHESTER COOP (731-9894621). www.happyjackinc.com. (26P)
Henderson, TN. 2 BR House. $400 / Month. Call 615-7081229. (TFC) FOR RENT – 3 BR, 1 1/2 BA, nice country home in city limits. Recently remodeled. $600 / Month plus Deposit. 901-568-0082. (24P) FOR RENT – 2 BR, 2 BA Mobile Home near Chickasaw. $350 / Month. $150 Deposit. No Pets. References Required. 983-5707. (TFC) FOR RENT – 2 bedroom brick home. 11755 Hwy 100 East. $395 / month. United Country Real Estate. 989-7488. (TFC) FOR RENT – 2 BR Apartment, Woodland Dr., W/D Hookup, CHA, 1 Year Lease, $400 / Month, $250 Deposit. 1 BR, $325 / Month, $250 Deposit. 931-315-9589 or 731-554-2838. (TFC) FOR RENT – 3 bedroom, 2 bath mobile home, CHA, appliances, 3 acres. 580 Loop Road (Deanburg). $550 / Month. 9897488. (TFC) FOR RENT – 2-bedroom, 1-bath townhouse, $375 a month, $150 deposit. 467-0226. (TFC)
FOR SALE – Full-blooded Chihuahua puppies, parents on site, 6 weeks old, 3 girls, 1 boy, $75. Two 4-month old girls, 1 year old boy. Call 731-343-2968. (24P)
FOR RENT – 2 bedroom brick house near Chickasaw. New paint, carpet, tile. Storage shed. 3280 Pleasant Springs. $495 / month. 989-7488. (TFC)
CLAYTON HOMES Super Center Corinth, MS – Factory direct pricing. 4-bedrooms starting at $39,950. Call 662-2874600. (TFC)
FOR RENT – Commercial Building, 117 W. Main St. 3900 sq ft, basement. Will divide. United Country Action Realty. 989-7488. (TFC)
FOR RENT NOW LEASING – Hillview Manor Apartments. 1, 2, 3 and 4 BR apartments available. NEW HEAT/AIR CONDITION UNIT. Call 731-989-5203, Mon.Fri., 8-4:30. Equal Housing Opportunity. (TFC)
FOR RENT – 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1992 sq. ft., living – family – dining rooms. 1160 Roby Road. $700 / month. United Country Realty. 989-7488. (TFC) FOR RENT – Duplex apartment, Fawn Dr. $550 / Month. References, deposit, application. 731-422-2284 or 731-431-1755. (TFC)
FOR RENT – 2 BR, 1 BA Duplex. No Pets. 1 year lease. Yard maintained. Excellent condition. 983-2766. (TFC)
FOR RENT – 3 bedroom house, CHA, appliances, carport, storage building, 380 Patterson. $595 / month. 989-7488. (TFC)
HOUSE FOR RENT – 2 / 3 BR, 2 BA, brick, central H/A, 1 quarter mile from Walmart South, good condition, well-maintained, good neighborhood. $600 / Month. $500 Deposit. 731-9885760 or 731-571-8170. (TFC)
FOR RENT – 1375 Pleasant Springs Rd. Single wide. $300 / Month. $150 Deposit. 989-5304. (24C)
FOR RENT – 1257 sq. ft. office with CHA on Highway 45. $500 / Month. 989-7488. (TFC) FOR RENT – 327 W. Main St.
FOR RENT – 2 bedroom house, CHA, oak cabinets, appliances. $400 / month. 367 University. 989-7488. (TFC) FOR RENT – 527A Galbraith apartments. 2 BR, kitchen furnished. $450 / Month. $225 Deposit. 989-5304. (24C) HOUSE FOR RENT – 3 BR, 1 BA in Masseyville community. Call 731-934-4439. (24P)
HELP WANTED DRIVER WANTED – Flat Bed Driver, Must Have Experience and CDL. Call 608-3441. (24P) DRIVERS! No Experience? No problem! 14-day local training in Jackson, TN. To earn great pay, benefits, job security. Placement assistance & student tuition loans available. Call 1-800-423-8820 or go to www.drive-train.org for training opportunity with DRIVETRAIN, 119 E.L. Morgan Drive in Jackson. (TFC)
MISCELLANEOUS CHILD’S PET MISSING – Brownish Tan, Yorkie / Shih Tzu mix. Left from home on Rabbit Ranch Rd. / Trice Rd. area on Sunday, September 19 around noon. His name is Jake. Please call if you have any information. 731-608-7917 or 731-608-0810. (TFC) WANTED LAND OR STANDING TIMBER on 10 acre tracts and larger. Pine & hardwood. Carter Timber & Land. Since 1993. Ted Carter 731-607-0777. (TFC) WILL PAY CASH – By the piece or house full, antiques, collectibles, anything of value. 695-7196. (TFC) FOR ALL YOUR Home Remodeling Needs Call Kerry’s Home Remodeling Services Today! 731-989-3326 or 731-608-
STATEWIDES DIVORCE WITH OR WITHOUT Children $125.00. With Free name change documents and marital settlement agreement. Fast and easy. Call us 24hrs./ 7days: 1888-789-0198 or www.CourtDivorceService.com (TnScan) ALL CASH VENDING ROUTE Be Your Own Boss. 25 Machines and Candy All for $9,995. Call Toll Free Now 1-877-915-8222 (TnScan) ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE FROM Home. *Medical *Business *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call 888-738-0607, w w w. C e n t u r a O n l i n e . c o m (TnScan) NEW NORWOOD SAWMILLS- LumberMate-Pro handles logs 34” diameter, mills boards 28” wide. Automated quick-cycle-sawing increases efficiency up to 40%! www.NorwoodSawmills.com/300 N 1-800-661-7746 Ext 300N (TnScan) CASH NOW! GET CASH for your structured settlement or annuity payments. High payouts. Call J.G. Wentworth. 1-866-SETTLEMENT (1-866-738-8536). Rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau. (TnScan) TENNESSEE NATIONAL GUARD Up to 100% Tuition Assistance Education, Medical and Dental Benefits Be A Citizen Soldier Contact A Recruiter 18 0 0 - G O - G U A R D w w w. N a t i o n a l G u a r d . c o m
(TnScan) DRIVERS- COMPANY $1000 SIGN On Bonus FFE seeks Class A CDL & 1 yr. exp for OTR. Also hiring O/O’s. Students Welcome. Call 800-569-9232 or firstname.lastname@example.org (TnScan) FEDEX GROUND CONTRACTOR SEEKING Class A Drivers - Teams Preferred! • Great Pay Package • Excellent Hometime • No Touch Freight • All Drop & Hook. Toll-Free 866-565-1700 or apply online www.AmericanBestTransportatio n.com/Careers (TnScan) BIG G EXPRESS 100% Employee Owned OTR Solo Drivers Home Most Weekends, 1yr w/Class A-CDL, Low Cost Insurance, Free PrePass/EZ Pass, APU’s in all trucks 1-800-6849140 ext2 www.biggexpress.com (TnScan) ACT NOW! NEW PAY Increase! 37-43 cpm. Excellent Benefits. Need CDL- A & 3 mos recent OTR. 877-258-8782 www.meltontruck.com (TnScan) CALL NOW! BIH TRUCKING Company/ International Truck Driving School Now taking Students! No CDL, No problem! State WIA Program if qualified, or Financing available. 888-7805539 (TnScan) DRIVER- GREAT MILES! NO Touch Freight! No forced NE/NYC! 6 months OTR experience. No felony/DUI last 5 yrs. Solos wanted. New Team Pay Packages! 877-740-6262. www.ptl-inc.com (TnScan)
DRIVERS/ CDL TRAINING CAREER Central We Train and Employ you. Company Drivers Up to 40k First Year. New Team Pay! Up to .48¢/Mile Class ACDL Training Regional Locations! (877) 369-7191 w w w. c e n t r a l d r i v i n g j o b s . n e t (TnScan) CDL-A DRIVERS: LOTS OF Extras! High Miles/Great Pay, New 2011 Freightliner Cascadias, Performance Bonus. $500 SignOn for Flatbed. CDL-A, 6mo. OTR. Western Express. 888-8015295 (TnScan) DRIVERS- CDL/A $2,000 SIGN-ON Bonus! Start up to .42 CPM. Good Home Time and Benefits. OTR Experience Required. No Felonies. Lease Purchase Available. 800-4414271 x TN-100 (TnScan) DRIVERS EARN UP TO 39¢/mi Home Weekends 1 yr OTR Flatbed exp. Call: 1-800572-5489 Susan ext. 227 Sunbelt Transport, LLC (TnScan) DRIVERS- FOOD TANKER DRIVERS Needed OTR positions available Now! CDL-A w/ Tanker Req’d. Outstanding pay & Benefits! Call a recruiter Today! 877-484-3068 www.oakleytransport.com (TnScan)
CHESTER COUNTY INDEPENDENT • Thursday, October 21, 2010 PAGE 7-B DRIVER- CDL/A TOP HOMETIME! Solos & Teams Highest Team Pay CDL/A with 1 yr. recent OTR req’d. 800-942-2104 ext 238 or 243 www.totalms.com (TnScan) GUN SHOW. OCT. 23-24. Sat. 9-5 & Sun. 9-4. Franklin, Williamson Co. Ag Expo 4215 Long Lane, Exit #61 Off I-65. Buy-Sell-Trade Info: (563) 9278176. (TnScan) GUN SHOW. OCT. 23-24. Sat. 9-5 & Sun. 9-4. Memphis, Agricenter International 7777 Walnut Grove Rd. Buy-Sell-Trade Info: (563) 927-8176. (TnScan) CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING WORKS! ONE call & your 25 word ad will appear in 91 Tennessee newspapers for $265/wk or 19 West TN newspapers for $95/wk. Call this newspaper’s classified advertising dept. or go to www.tnadvertising.biz. (TnScan) DIVORCE WITH OR WITHOUT Children $125.00. With Free name change documents and marital settlement agreement. Fast and easy. Call us 24hrs./ 7days: 1888-789-0198 or www.CourtDivorceService.com (TnScan) ALL CASH VENDING ROUTE Be Your Own Boss. 25 Machines and Candy All for $9,995. Call Toll Free Now 1-877-915-8222 (TnScan) ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE FROM Home. *Medical *Business *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call 888-738-0607, w w w. C e n t u r a O n l i n e . c o m (TnScan) NEW NORWOOD SAWMILLS- LumberMate-Pro handles logs 34” diameter, mills boards 28” wide. Automated quick-cycle-sawing increases efficiency up to 40%! www.NorwoodSawmills.com/300 N 1-800-661-7746 Ext 300N (TnScan) CASH NOW! GET CASH for your structured settlement or annuity payments. High payouts. Call J.G. Wentworth. 1-866-SETTLEMENT (1-866-738-8536). Rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau. (TnScan) TENNESSEE NATIONAL GUARD Up to 100% Tuition Assistance Education, Medical and Dental Benefits Be A Citizen Soldier Contact A Recruiter 18 0 0 - G O - G U A R D w w w. N a t i o n a l G u a r d . c o m (TnScan) DRIVERS- COMPANY $1000 SIGN On Bonus FFE seeks Class A CDL & 1 yr. exp for OTR. Also hiring O/O’s. Students Welcome. Call 800-569-9232 or email@example.com (TnScan) FEDEX GROUND CONTRACTOR SEEKING Class A Drivers - Teams Preferred! • Great Pay Package • Excellent Hometime • No Touch Freight • All Drop & Hook. Toll-Free 866-565-1700 or apply online www.AmericanBestTransportatio n.com/Careers (TnScan) BIG G EXPRESS 100% Employee Owned OTR Solo Drivers Home Most Weekends, 1yr w/Class A-CDL, Low Cost Insurance, Free PrePass/EZ Pass,
APU’s in all trucks 1-800-6849140 ext2 www.biggexpress.com (TnScan) ACT NOW! NEW PAY Increase! 37-43 cpm. Excellent Benefits. Need CDL- A & 3 mos recent OTR. 877-258-8782 www.meltontruck.com (TnScan) CALL NOW! BIH TRUCKING Company/ International Truck Driving School Now taking Students! No CDL, No problem! State WIA Program if qualified, or Financing available. 888-7805539 (TnScan) DRIVER- GREAT MILES! NO Touch Freight! No forced NE/NYC! 6 months OTR experience. No felony/DUI last 5 yrs. Solos wanted. New Team Pay Packages! 877-740-6262. www.ptl-inc.com (TnScan) DRIVERS/ CDL TRAINING CAREER Central We Train and Employ you. Company Drivers Up to 40k First Year. New Team Pay! Up to .48¢/Mile Class ACDL Training Regional Locations! (877) 369-7191 w w w. c e n t r a l d r i v i n g j o b s . n e t (TnScan) CDL-A DRIVERS: LOTS OF Extras! High Miles/Great Pay, New 2011 Freightliner Cascadias, Performance Bonus. $500 SignOn for Flatbed. CDL-A, 6mo. OTR. Western Express. 888-8015295 (TnScan) DRIVERS- CDL/A $2,000 SIGN-ON Bonus! Start up to .42 CPM. Good Home Time and Benefits. OTR Experience Required. No Felonies. Lease Purchase Available. 800-4414271 x TN-100 (TnScan) DRIVERS EARN UP TO 39¢/mi Home Weekends 1 yr OTR Flatbed exp. Call: 1-800572-5489 Susan ext. 227 Sunbelt Transport, LLC (TnScan) DRIVERS- FOOD TANKER DRIVERS Needed OTR positions available Now! CDL-A w/ Tanker Req’d. Outstanding pay & Benefits! Call a recruiter Today! 877-484-3068 www.oakleytransport.com (TnScan) DRIVER- CDL/A TOP HOMETIME! Solos & Teams Highest Team Pay CDL/A with 1 yr. recent OTR req’d. 800-942-2104 ext 238 or 243 www.totalms.com (TnScan) GUN SHOW. OCT. 23-24. Sat. 9-5 & Sun. 9-4. Franklin, Williamson Co. Ag Expo 4215 Long Lane, Exit #61 Off I-65. Buy-Sell-Trade Info: (563) 9278176. (TnScan)
GUN SHOW. OCT. 23-24. Sat. 9-5 & Sun. 9-4. Memphis, Agricenter International 7777 Walnut Grove Rd. Buy-Sell-Trade Info: (563) 927-8176. (TnScan) CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING WORKS! ONE call & your 25 word ad will appear in 91 Tennessee newspapers for $265/wk or 19 West TN newspapers for $95/wk. Call this newspaper’s classified advertising dept. or go to www.tnadvertising.biz. (TnScan) DIVORCE WITH OR WITHOUT Children $125.00. With Free name change documents and marital settlement agreement. Fast and easy. Call us 24hrs./ 7days: 1888-789-0198 or www.CourtDivorceService.com
(TnScan) ALL CASH VENDING ROUTE Be Your Own Boss. 25 Machines and Candy All for $9,995. Call Toll Free Now 1-877-915-8222 (TnScan) ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE FROM Home. *Medical *Business *Paralegal, *Accounting, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. Call 888-738-0607, w w w. C e n t u r a O n l i n e . c o m (TnScan) NEW NORWOOD SAWMILLS- LumberMate-Pro handles logs 34” diameter, mills boards 28” wide. Automated
quick-cycle-sawing increases efficiency up to 40%! www.NorwoodSawmills.com/300 N 1-800-661-7746 Ext 300N (TnScan) CASH NOW! GET CASH for your structured settlement or annuity payments. High payouts. Call J.G. Wentworth. 1-866-SETTLEMENT (1-866-738-8536). Rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau. (TnScan) TENNESSEE NATIONAL GUARD Up to 100% Tuition Assistance Education, Medical and Dental Benefits Be A Citizen Soldier Contact A Recruiter 18 0 0 - G O - G U A R D w w w. N a t i o n a l G u a r d . c o m (TnScan) DRIVERS- COMPANY $1000 SIGN On Bonus FFE seeks Class A CDL & 1 yr. exp for OTR. Also hiring O/O’s. Students Welcome. Call 800-569-9232 or firstname.lastname@example.org (TnScan) FEDEX GROUND CONTRAC-
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Public Notices FORECLOSURE SALE Default having been made by failure to comply with the terms and conditions of a certain Deed of Trust dated August 2, 1995, executed by Brent T. Durrance and Angelia C. Durrance, recorded in Book 139, Page 413, Register’s Office for Chester County, Tennessee, and wherein the said Brent T. Durrance and Angelia C. Durrance conveyed the property therein described to William C. Ford, Trustee, to secure the indebtedness therein described, and the entire indebtedness having been declared due and payable as provided in said Deed of Trust and note, and payment not having been made as demanded; and the undersigned, Joel E. Jordan, of 3326 Aspen Grove Drive #604, Franklin, Tennessee 37067, having been appointed as Substitute Trustee in the place and stead of William C. Ford, Trustee, said appointment being set forth in the Register’s Office for Chester County, Tennessee, notice is hereby given that I, Joel E. Jordan, Substitute Trustee, having been requested so to do by the lawful owner of said indebtedness, will on Friday, November 5, 2010, at 12:15 p.m. at the Front door of the Chester County Courthouse, Henderson, Tennessee, sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for cash, free from equity of redemption, homestead and dower, and all other exemptions of every kind, all of which are expressly waived in said Deed of Trust, the following described real estate in Chester County, Tennessee: BEGINNING at a stake in the margin of the Montezuma Road this being the southwest corner of the property conveyed to Joe Caraway, et ux., in Deed Book 75, page 206 and also the southwest corner of the property herein conveyed, thence in a northerly direction 330 feet to a stake, thence in an easterly direction 30 feet to a stake, thence in a southerly direction 330 feet to a stake in the margin of Montezuma Road, thence in a westerly direction 330 feet with the margin of said road to the point of beginning. Being the same property conveyed to Brent T. Durrance and wife, Angelia C. Durrance, by Quit-Claim Deed from Joe Caraway and wife, Donna Caraway, dated May 4, 1995 and recorded in Record Book 137, Page 323, Register’s Office of Chester County, Tennessee. Included in this conveyance is a 1996 So. Ridge mobile home, Serial #SRP9766ABAL. This is improved property known as 1050 Silerton Montezuma Rd, Henderson, Tennessee. The 2009 taxes are currently due and payable. The 2008, 2007 and 2006 taxes are currently past due and delinquent. The following person(s) or entity(ies) hold a Deed of Trust, lien or other encumbrance on the above described property: Creditrust, Assignee of MBNA America Bank, Judgment Lien, Record Book 268, Page 387. Joe Caraway and wife, Donna Caraway, Right of First Refusal, Record Book 137, Page 323 (QuitClaim Deed). Said sale is subject to any and all unpaid taxes and any other prior claims, liens, easements, set back lines and restrictions. THE RIGHT IS RESERVED TO ADJOURN THE DAY OF THE SALE TO ANOTHER DAY, TIME AND PLACE CERTAIN WITHOUT FURTHER PUBLICATION, UPON ANNOUNCEMENT AT THE TIME AND PLACE FOR THE SALE SET FORTH ABOVE. THE TRUSTEE/SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE RESERVES THE RIGHT TO RESCIND THE SALE. IN THE EVENT THE HIGHEST BIDDER DOES NOT HONOR THE HIGHEST BID WITHIN 24 HOURS, THE NEXT BIDDER AT THE NEXT HIGHEST BID WILL BE DEEMED
THE SUCCESSFUL BIDDER. THE NOTICE OF RIGHT TO FORECLOSE HAS BEEN SENT AS REQUIRED BY T.C.A. §35-5-117. JOEL E. JORDAN Substitute Trustee STELTEMEIER & WESTBROOK, PLLC 3326 Aspen Grove Drive, #604 Franklin, Tennessee 37067
NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms, and conditions of a Deed of Trust Note dated December 31, 2004, and the Deed of Trust of even date securing the same, recorded January 13, 2005, at Book 262, Page 527 in Office of the Register of Deeds for Chester County, Tennessee, executed by William C. Barham and Annette J. Barham, conveying certain property therein described to General American Corporation as Trustee for Centex Home Equity Company, L.L.C.; and the undersigned, Shellie Wallace of Wilson & Associates, P.L.L.C., having been appointed Successor Trustee. NOW, THEREFORE, notice is hereby given that the entire indebtedness has been declared due and payable; and that an agent of Shellie Wallace of Wilson & Associates, P.L.L.C., as Successor Trustee, by virtue of the power, duty, and authority vested in and imposed upon said Successor Trustee will, on November 18, 2010 on or about 12:00 P.M., at the Chester County Courthouse, Henderson, Tennessee, offer for sale certain property hereinafter described to the highest bidder FOR CASH, free from the statutory right of redemption, homestead, dower, and all other exemptions which are expressly waived in the Deed of Trust, said property being real estate situated in Chester County, Tennessee, and being more particularly described as follows: All of the following tract or parcel of Real estate located in the fourth Civil District, Chester County, Tennessee, more particularly bounded and described as follows, to wit: Beginning on an iron rod in the North right of way line of the Henderson-Jacks Creek black topped road, this point being located North 74 degrees and 8 minutes East 23 feet from the southwest corner of Barnes 2.15 acre tract of land; runs thence on the east side of Barnes Driveway, North 9 degrees West 249.34 feet to an iron pin in edge of curve in Barnes Driveway; runs thence leaving Driveway and running North 87 degrees and 36 minutes East 210 feet to a stake; runs thence South 3 degrees and 22 minutes East 203.47 feet to an iron rod in the North right of way line of said black topped road; runs thence with the North right of way line of said black topped road, South 74 degrees and 8 minutes West 190 feet to the point of beginning, containing 1 acres, more or less, this being a part and parcel of a tract of land conveyed to us by deed of General Warranty from Henry Bishop, et ux of record in the Register’s Office of Chester County, Tennessee, in deed Book 62, Page 356. ALSO KNOWN AS: 2345 Old Jacks Creek Road, Henderson, Tennessee 38340 The HB 3588 letter was mailed to the borrower(s) pursuant to Tennessee Code Annotated 35-5-117. This sale is subject to all matters shown on any applicable recorded plat; any unpaid taxes; any restrictive covenants, easements, or setback lines that may be
applicable; any statutory rights of redemption of any governmental agency, state or federal; any prior liens or encumbrances as well as any priority created by a fixture filing; and to any matter that an accurate survey of the premises might disclose. In addition, the following parties may claim an interest in the above-referenced property: William C. Barham; Annette J. Barham; Midland Credit Management, Inc. The sale held pursuant to this Notice may be rescinded at the Successor Trustee’s option at any time. The right is reserved to adjourn the day of the sale to another day, time, and place certain without further publication, upon announcement at the time and place for the sale set forth above. W&A No. 931153133 DATED October 18, 2010. WILSON & ASSOCIATES, P.L.L.C., Successor Trustee By: Shellie Wallace FOR SALE INFORMATION, VISIT WWW.MYFIR.COM And WWW.REALTYTRAC.COM
NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE TENNESSEE, CHESTER COUNTY DEFAULT having been made in the terms, conditions and payments provided in certain Deed of Trust executed by Melissa D. Melton to Arnold M. Weiss, Trustee dated May 13, 2004 in the amount of $77,600.00, and recorded in the Register’s Office of Chester County, Tennessee in Deed Book 252, Page 345, (“Deed of Trust”); and, the beneficial interest of said Deed of Trust having been last transferred to The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, National Association fka The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A. as successor to JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A. as Trustee for RASC 2004KS11 by assignment; and, The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, National Association fka The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A. as successor to JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A. as Trustee for RASC 2004KS11, as the current owner and holder of said Deed of Trust (the “Owner and Holder”), has appointed as Substitute Trustee the undersigned, , any of whom may act, by instrument filed for record in the Register’s Office of Chester County, Tennessee with all the rights, powers and privileges of the original Trustee named in said Deed of Trust; therefore, NOTICE is hereby given that the entire amount of said indebtedness has been declared due and payable as provided in said Deed of Trust by the Owner and Holder, and the undersigned as Substitute Trustee, or a duly appointed attorney or agents by virtue of the power and authority vested by the Appointment of Substitute Trustee, will on Thursday, November 11, 2010
commencing at 12:00 PM at the Main entrance of the Chester County Courthouse, Henderson, Tennessee; sell to the highest bidder for cash, immediately at the close of sale, the following property to-wit: Beginning at a iron pin on the North side of Benson Road at the Northwest corner of the Gorded Millner tract recorded in Deed Book 50, Page 454; and the Northeast corner of the Johnny Benson tract of which this is a part of, runs thence with the West line of Millner South 19 degrees 00 minutes East 52.90 feet to a iron pin; thence South 7 degrees 53 minutes 05 seconds East 317.45 feet to an iron pin; thence south 75 degrees 21 minutes 54 seconds West 200.00 feet to a iron pin; thence North 18 degrees 17 minutes 34 seconds West 437.36 feet to a iron pin in the South line of the Don Childers tract; thence South 89 degrees 56 minutes 40 seconds East 270.00 feet to the point of beginning containing 2.17 acres as surveyed by Richard Dodds RLS #352 on April 6, 1999. Subject to the County Road right of ways and utility easements of record. Being the same property conveyed to grantors herein by Deed of record in Deed Book 172, Page 706, Registers Office for Chester County, Tennessee.
Map & Parcel No.: 39-30.01 PROPERTY ADDRESS: 320 Benson Road, Reagan, Tennessee 38368 CURRENT OWNER(S): Melissa Darlene Maness Miller SUBORDINATE LEINHOLDERS: N/A OTHER INTERESTED PARTIES: N/A All right and equity of redemption, statutory or otherwise, homestead, and dower are expressly waived in said Deed of Trust, and the title is believed to be good, however, the undersigned will sell and convey only as Substitute Trustee. The sale will be held subject to any unpaid taxes, assessments, rights-of-way, easements, protective covenants or restrictions, liens, and other superior matters of record which may affect said property; as well as any prior liens or encumbrances as well as priority created by a fixture filing; and/or any matter that an accurate survey of the premises might disclose. If the U.S. Department of Treasury/IRS, the State of Tennessee Department of Revenue, or the State of Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development are listed as Interested Parties in the advertisement, then the Notice of this foreclosure is
being given to them and the sale will be subject to the applicable governmental entities` right to redeem the property, as required by 26 U.S.C § 7425 and T.C.A. § 67-1-1433. The sale will be conducted subject (1) to confirmation that the sale is not prohibited under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and (2) to final confirmation and audit of the status of the loan with the holder of the Deed of Trust. Substitute Trustee reserves the right to adjourn the day of the sale to another day, time and place certain without further publication, upon announcement at the time and place for the sale set forth above. THIS LAW FIRM IS ACTING AS A DEBT COLLECTOR AND IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT. ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Ad #6593 MCC TN, LCC 3525 Piedmont Road NE, Six Piedmont Center, Suite 700 Atlanta, GA 30305 McCurdy & Candler, L.L.C. (404) 373-1612 www.mccurdycandler.com File No. 07-12623 /CONV
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