News of a change for travel fees spread like wildfire this week, but the school board says it's just enforcing an existing procedure.
The following persons were booked into the Tipton County Correctional Facility Sept. 14-20, 2014.
Paul Williams and Sean Parker, meteorologists from Local Memphis 24, visited Crestview Middle School recently.
Funeral was held Sunday, Sept. 21, at the First United Methodist Church, Covington
Students and faculty at Brighton High School have been supporting school librarian Jill Gross with the Teal for Jill campaign.
Visitation: Friday, Sept. 26, from 5-8 p.m. at Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home and Saturday, from 11 a.m. until the funeral begins at noon, at Ashland (Miss.) Church of Christ
Toastmasters is comington to Tipton County.
The organization is designed to help people improve their communication and leadership skills and is designed for anyone interested in learning more about public speaking.
Funeral services: Tuesday, Sept. 23, at First Baptist Church of Warm Springs, Ga.
It's been more than a decade since Andrea Wallace's sister was killed by her abusive husband, but time hasn't faded the dedication she has to preserving her sister's legacy.
Funeral service: 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, Forest Hill East Funeral Home, Memphis
This week's Q&A features Chad Gatlin, who was been an on-air personality and account manager at U.S. 51 Country and WKBL in Covington for a year and a half.
Marianne Dunavant recently spoke to the Covington Lions Club about the importance of volunteering in the community. She was introduced by club president Jay Rivers. Courtesy photo
The budget of $3.841 million is an increase over last year's $3.456 million. The largest expenditures in this year's budget are for police ($1.169 million), parks and recreation ($1.011), fire protection ($827,705) and streets ($352,571).
"People ask me every day, How can you handle this? People survive it. It's a battle, but people survive it every day," Ashley Baum said, nodding her head and focused on Trenton. "You play the hand you're dealt in life and it is what it is. Just because I'm crushed by the diagnosis, it doesn't mean it's going to go away."
In conjunction with the grand opening of the new Dyersburg State Community College (DSCC) Learning Resource Center, Student Center and Tipton County Public Library, the college is pleased to present several art exhibits on display in the new state-of-the art 54,000 square foot facility.
I sure hope and pray everyone is doing well and enjoying this wonderful weather we've been experiencing!
On Saturday, Sept. 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Atoka Police Department, Tipton County Sheriff's Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its ninth opportunity in four years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to Atoka City Hall at 334 Atoka Munford Avenue in Atoka, or The Tipton County Justice Center at 1301 South College in Covington. (The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps, only pills or patches.) The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.