Governor Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bill Hagerty announced Wednesday that Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds in the amount of $525,000 have been awarded to Lawrence County to be used for the purpose of waterline extensions.
Resurfacing of the city streets that were scheduled for the FY 2013-2014 Budget Year will begin this Wednesday, October 1st. This includes Kitty Meyer Lane and the South Lawrence Elementary School entrance, Johns Lane, a portion of Eells Drive, and a portion of the City Park. Please exercise caution while driving through these areas during this time.
Last week, Loretto area Commissioners Chris Jackson, Wayne Yocom and Bobby Clifton met with the Loretto Senior Citizens. The commissioners held a question and answer session with members and updated them on several items of county business including getting a water line to citizens who need water, the addition of resource officers to all county schools and the fact there will be no new taxes in this year's county budget.
Leoma 6th grade students have recently learned the results of the Americanism Essay Contest sponsored by the Loretto American Legion Ladies Auxilliary. Members of the Auxilliary are pictured with teacher Nicki Hartsfield and winners Eli Hartsfield (1st), Aaron Hopper ( 3rd) and Jamison Rhea (2nd). Eli's essay went on to win at the state level and has been entered into the National contest. Leoma School is very proud of each of these students for their hard work !
Police officials are seeking public assistance in an attempt to identify a woman who has recently passed counterfeit checks at Rite Aid in Lawrenceburg, as well as both the Summertown and Mt. Pleasant Super Rama stores.
LCHS Big Gold Machine band members won grand championships! First time in 23 years!
Congratulations to the Loretto High School Band! This past weekend Saturday, September 13, they performed at the Station Camp Marching Invitation in Gallatin Tennessee. The Band, Color Guard and Percussion all won 1st place honors in their class. The band director is Darrell Boston and the guard is instructed by Kalee Richardson. Awesome job band. Shown with their trophies are (L-R) Ethan Purser, Natasha Spurgeon, Emily Randolph, Alyssa Colman and Aaron Hunt.
Early this morning a car was traveling south and crashed into the cafeteria of Leoma Elementary School. Cafeteria employees were on campus but were not injured.
The country has been put on alert for a potentially-severe respiratory virus that has been reported in surrounding states however state health officials say no cases have yet been confirmed in Tennessee.
TN Diamond Gems 04 is proving to be a top notch competitive fastpitch softball team. In their first fall season of play they have so far posted a record of 8-1 including a 2nd place finish in the rain shortened USSSA Diamond Queen Classic in Athens, AL and a 1st place finish in the NSA Double Play tournament in Columbia, TN.
>> 2014/2015 Roster
>> Emma Beardsley – Lewisburg, TN
>> Vallee Brewer – Lynnville, TN
>> Mary Beth Brown – Lawrenceburg, TN
>> Kara Davis – Lawrenceburg, TN
>> Robbi Guthrie – Pulaski, TN
>> Myleah Hardy – Lawrenceburg, TN
>> Madison Hery – Lewisburg, TN
>> Brooklyn Swanner – Athens, AL
>> Jenny Trent – Athens, AL
>> Karli Quillin – Columbia, TN
>> TN Diamond Gems 04 are coached by Jason Guthrie, Jimmy Davis, Mark Swanner. Thanks Kim Tinin Brow
Members of the board that governs the City of Lawrenceburg approved a resolution Thursday that brings the city into compliance with recent state legislation mandating that a portion of the local liquor tax be given to local schools.
The Loretto High School Band took a short break from their practice on Tuesday, August 12 to donate stuffed animals to the Loretto Fire Department. The Loretto Firemen give stuffed animals to help comfort children in emergency situations. Pictured top left: Loretto Fire Chief Barry Luffman, Fireman Derek Boston and Band Director Darrell Boston.
The Lawrenceburg Parks and Recreation Department and the Crockett Theater Board is very pleased to be presenting the US Air Force Band of Mid-America “Freedom Winds” at the Historical Crockett Theater on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 7:00pm.
For the fourth year in a row, the Lady Mustangs Volleyball team is state bound.
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