Counce, TN

UPDATE: 1 dead in fiery Lawrence County crash

COURTLAND — A Tennessee man died and a Tuscumbia man was injured in a fiery crash along Alabama 20 in Lawrence County this morning, according to Coroner Scott Norwood. He said the wreck occurred about 8:35 a.m. when a pickup and propane gas truck collided while traveling west at the railroad crossing on Alabama 20 between Alabama 33 and Lawrence County 389.
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Hardin County fun, fireworks and the Fourth of July

Locals and visitors alike will have plenty to do during the upcoming holiday weekend. The Fourth of July weekend would not be complete without fireworks. Hardin County’s show is on the Tennessee River in Saltillo on Monday, July 4, starting at dark, weather permitting. Due to scheduling conflicts and...

Missing Corinth Mississippi man

The ground search for missing Wade Davis has been cancelled. WTVA's Jake White interviewed sheriff Ben Caldwell on the decision. Ground search for missing Alcorn County man suspended. Alcorn County authorities have suspended the ground search for a missing Jacinto man.

Tennessee man dies in Lawrence County crash

From The Tribune staff reports LAWRENCE COUNTY — A two-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Cypress Inn, Tennessee man on Friday, July 1, at approximately 8:45 a.m. According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA), Scott M. Berry, 52, was fatally injured when the 2017 Dodge Ram he was driving struck a 2021 Hino […]

Rose Creek Farms

Rose Creek Farms in Selmer, Tennessee, is not your average farm. The human-powered, no-till farm grows and harvests lettuce and vegetables 52 weeks per year. It’s owned by Ray Tyler and his family — his wife and children can be seen helping each week at the Franklin Farmers Market.

Search for 77 year old Wade Davis, missing for a week, has been suspended

The search for77 year old Alcorn County Resident Wade Davis has been suspended. At this time we have had to make the difficult decision to suspend the ground search for Mr. Wade Davis. After covering approximately 2,000 acres and over 3,000 foot miles walking as well as horse teams, also drone, helicopter, and fixed wing aircraft flights, for the past 7 days and nights no new evidence has been discovered. The investigation will continue until he is found. If anyone has any information or if anyone has seen anything please contact the Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office at 662-286-5521.
Chester County Independent

Church News: Services, Singings, & Revivals

People’s Tabernacle Church, 64 Airways Blvd, Savannah, will welcome the old-fashion, world famous, CHUCK WAGON GANG, at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 10. For over 80 years, they have sold over 39 million records and were some of the first to record and release songs such as “I’ll Fly Away,” “Hard Trials” and many more! For more information, go to or 731-727-8242.
Chester County Independent

JACK ROGERS Obituary – May 27, 1941 – June 27, 2022

Mr. Jack Webster Rogers, 81, of Enville passed away Monday June 27, 2022 at his home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 30, at Shackelford Funeral Directors – Crook Avenue Chapel with Bro. Gene Hanna officiating. Burial will follow in Milledgeville Cemetery. The family received friends at Crook Avenue from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Chester County Independent

Jimmy Hatch Obituary – Jan. 16, 1936 – June 17, 2022

Jimmy O. Hatch, 86, of Morton, Ill., passed away on Friday, June 17, 2022, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. Services were at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 25, at Shackelford Funeral Directors in Bolivar with a one-hour prior visitation. Burial was in Little Hatchie Cemetery in Bethel Springs.