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High School Football - State Playoffs
Vince / Steve Friday November 13, 2015

The Stone Memorial High School Panthers played host to the Hurricanes from East Hamilton High School Friday night in the second round of the TSSAA state football playoffs. At stake for the Region opponents a trip to the Class 4A State Quarterfinals. A record-setting season ended for the Panthers as they dropped a 28-16 decision to the Hurricanes. The visitors raced to a 14 point lead, but by early in the second half the Panthers had tied the score. East Hamilton scored on a long run late in the 3rd quarter to regain the lead and scored again midway through the final frame to seal the victory. The teams were meeting for the second time in 15 days, SMHS won the regular season match-up 14 to 7, but the Hurricanes advanced in the playoffs handing the Panthers their first and only loss of the season. The Region Champion, SMHS Panthers end their season with an 11 and 1 record. East Hamilton will take on Marshall County, a 49-13 winner over Livingston Academy, in the next round of the playoffs.

Soil and Water Stewardship Poster Winners Announced

Soil and Water Stewardship Poster Winners Announced
Submitted: Lynn Carey, CCSCD Friday November 13, 2015

The Cumberland County Soil Conservation District (SCD) recently sponsored a Soil and Water Stewardship Poster Contest and students from area schools submitted entries. The theme for this years contest was Local Heroes-Your Hardworking Pollinators. The Cumberland County SCD awarded winners in each category with Certificates of Achievement and cash prizes and the awards were presented at the Districts Annual Awards Dinner.

Winners in the kindergarten-first grade category were North Cumberland Elementary student Natalie Dowlen who placed first with Crab Orchard Elementary School students Sawyer Cumby and Ella Troglin placed second and third respectively.

Christian Academy of the Cumberlands (CAC) students made a clean sweep in the second-third grade categories. Allie Botbyl placed first, Thea Ellison placed second and Alyssa Jo Herman placed third.

CAC student Hayley Jo Melton placed first in the fourth-sixth grade category. Bella Farris who attends Homestead Elementary placed second with CAC student Dakota Webb placing third.

In the seventh-ninth grade category, Homestead Elementary student Lucas Ritzko placed first with Crab Orchard Elementary students Makayla Jennings and Rashana Morgan placing second and third respectively.

Winners in the tenth-twelfth grade category are Cumberland County High School students Callie Piper in first place and Shayla Woodson in second place.

The first place posters in each category were entered in the Tennessee Association of Conservation Districts (TACD) State Poster Contest and will be judged later in the year.


Miranda Horton Graduates From Family Self-Sufficiency Program on Monday
Submitted: Stace Karge, Housing Counselor-New Beginnings Self Help Homeownership Program Friday November 13, 2015

The Board of Directors of the Crossville Housing Authority is proud to announce that Miranda Horton will be graduating from the Family Self-Sufficiency Program on Monday, November 16th at 12pm in the Board Room at the Crossville Housing Authority, located at 67 Irwin Avenue, in Crossville, Tennessee. The FSS program provides guidance and goal setting to Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher Clients as they seek to improve their lives by furthering their education and employment opportunities. One of the key features of the FSS program is the FSS escrow account. With the program, self-sufficiency is stressed. As participants begin to gain more education and better Employment opportunities, their rent often increases. With FSS Clients, this increase is matched by HUD, and placed into an escrow account. When the participant graduates from the program, they receive their funds. On Monday, Ms. Horton will be receiving her escrow check in the amount of $9281.26.


Sales tax collections remain strong in Crossville
Peg Broadcasting News Friday November 13, 2015

During the city manager report at Thursdays city council meeting, David Rutherford reported that sales tax collections are at $2.5 million for the year to date, up from last year by over $100,000. Wholesale beer tax revenue remains steady for the year at $237,000, while liquor inspection fees jumped to $118,000 marking an increase of over $20,000 for the period last year. Also, the city has collected over $125,000 in building permit fees for the period between July and October.


Airport hangar fees will remain unchanged
Peg Broadcasting News Friday November 13, 2015

A motion to increase hangar fees at the airport failed during the Crossville City Council regular session on Thursday. Council member Pete Souza was attempting to restructure the fee table for hangar rental and add an additional fee for out of county renters.


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