Day: October 14, 2020

Visitation and Funeral Times at Rotary Park Amphitheater set for Manchester Mayor Lonnie Norman; Gov. Lee Orders Flags at Half-Staff

As reported on earlier this week, 79 year-old Lonnie J. Norman Sr., Mayor of the City of Manchester passed away early Monday at the Stonecrest Medical Center in Smyrna, Tennessee. Norman had been diagnosed with COVID-19 on Oct. 1. The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 17th, 2020, at Rotary Park Amphitheater from 1pm …

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Bedford County Authorities Searching for Murder Suspect

The Bedford County Sheriff’s Office announces a warrant and search for Rolando Esquivel Garcia. When found Garcia will face charges of Criminal Homicide and Attempted Criminal Homicide. Rolando Esquivel Garcia is wanted in the shooting of two men Sunday afternoon on Lower Halls Mill Rd. One man died from his injuries, the second is critically …

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Tennessee First Lady Maria Lee and Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn Visit Manchester Schools

On Wednesday, Tennessee First Lady Maria Lee and Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn visited Westwood Elementary in Manchester. They assisted Manchester City Schools Family Resource Center in processing and packaging student needs fulfilled through the Tennessee Serves Purposity campaign.   The first lady’s Tennessee Serves initiative has partnered with the Department of Education and Purposity, a free app, to streamline …

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Now is the Time to Apply for TN Promise Scholarship

TN Promise applications are down 20 percent across Tennessee. At this rate, more than 10,000 Tennessee high school seniors will not take advantage of this opportunity compared to seniors from the Class of 2020. With the November 2, 2020 deadline quickly approaching for the Class of 2021, tnAchieves urges students to apply today at www.tnpromise.gov. High school …

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Governor Bill Lee and First Lady go into COVID-19 Quarantine

A member of Governor Bill Lee’s Executive Security Detail has tested positive for COVID-19. The governor’s office released a statement saying Lee is feeling well and has tested negative for COVID-19 but out of an abundance of caution, he is quarantining at home with First Lady Maria Lee who also tested negative. The statement adds …

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