Regular registration for the 2023 Oak Barrel Half Marathon sold out in just four short hours but there are still charity slots available.
Metro Moore receives state fire equipment grant
The Metro Moore County Volunteer Fire Department recently received a $19,600 state equipment grant. According to Chief Neal, it will be used to replace 10 year old turnout equipment.
Jack Daniel’s, 3 Rivers Energy Partners breaks ground on anaerobic digester
On Wednesday, Jack Daniel’s and 3 Rivers Energy Partners officials broke ground on a new anaerobic digester located on Good Branch Road.
Local BBQ team plans animal shelter Boston butt fundraiser
The Barking Pig BBQ Team, led by local vet Dr. Bryant Morton is now taking orders for their Barbecue Fundraiser for the Lynchburg Friends of Animals Adoption and Rescue Center.
Locals plan Valentine’s Day fundraiser for animal shelter
Sweet! It’s nearly time for the annual Valentine’s Day chocolate-dipped strawberry fundraiser to support Friend of Animals Rescue and Adoption Center.
Moorehead named candidate in U.S. Presidential Scholars Program
MCHS senior Emile Moorehead was chosen from nearly 3.6 million candidates as one of this year’s U.S. Presidential Scholars Program candidates.
THP issues preliminary report on Highway 55 fatality
Tennessee Highway Patrol officials recently released the official accident report of a December 22 crash that took the life of a Lynchburg man.
Local authorities lock down distillery, schools as a precaution on Tuesday
Local authorities locked down Jack Daniel’s Distillery, Lynchburg Elementary, and Moore County High School on as a precaution on Tuesday. The suspect in question was apprehended in Maury County and the situation is all clear.
Motlow Men’s Basketball returns to action on Jan. 11
Motlow State will return to action on January 11 against Fisk University. Tip off takes place a Copperweld Arena. Admission is free.
Lynchburg’s Top 7 stories of 2022
Lots of publications will do a Top 10 year-in-review but here in Lynchburg, we do things a little different. Here’s a list of what our staff thinks were the Top 7 stories of 2022.