Lynchburg native, MCHS graduate, and former Mr. Football finalist Matthew Syler died unexpectedly on Tuesday at the age of 42. His funeral will take place on Saturday, June 17 in Huntsville.
State seeks Civil War site preservation grant fund applicants
The state is seeking grant applications to preserve Civil War and Underground Railroad sites in Tennessee. The grant cycle opens on August 14.
UT seeks public input about tuition increase
The University of Tennessee system seeks public input regarding a proposed tuition increase. The comment period ends on June 20.
State Parks plan Tennessee Promise Saturday on June 24
Attention Moore County Students: Area state parks plan Tennessee Promise Saturday for June 24. Earn community service hours during the summer.
WHISKEY ACORNS: Jack, UT celebrate 25 years of distillery seed orchard program
Over 25 years ago, the Jack Daniel Distillery and UT Institute of Agriculture partnered to ensure the health of sugar maple, white oak, and other species with a seed orchard right her in Moore County.
Tobacco, Beef and More Field Day Scheduled for June 29
It’s a tradeshow and best practices workshop rolled into one. UT plans a Tobacco, Beef, and More Field Day for June 29.
Pat Summit book wins state history book award
It’s a fascinating study of the impact of Title IX in Tennessee through the eyes of Pat Summit and it recently won a state book award.
PERSONAL ESSAY: My Grandmother’s Scissors
Now that she’s gone, I guard those scissors like a precious gem — as if scissors only get so many cuts and they’re all mine.
Nearest Green Distillery plans first-ever ‘Honor Day’ this Memorial Day weekend
Founder Fawn Weaver’s been visiting military bases across the country since April. On Saturday, the Nearest Green Distillery will celebrate fallen troops, veterans, and active military on Honor Day.
Motlow will administer the ACT exam on five summer dates
If you missed ACT National Testing Day, no worries. Motlow State will administer the exam five times over the summer on the Moore County campus.