daughter of Shayna D. and Andrew Weinrich of Fayetteville, NC, was born on Jan. 9, 2012, at Womack Army Medical Center, Fort Bragg, NC. She weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Billy Tidwell and the late Karen Sterling of Blount County, and Lisa and Thomas Weinrich of Wisconsin. Great-grandparents are Jerry H. and Sandra […]


TROY UNIVERSITY HONOR STUDENTS from Blount County are Chelsea Offutt, Cleveland, Kellie Smith and Ryan Stephens, Hayden, and Avery Pursell, Snead. These students were recognized on the Provost’s List for having a grade point average of 3.65 or higher on a 4.0 scale for fall 2011. WALLACE STATE HONOR STUDENTS Students recognized on the fall 2011 semester Wallace State President’s […]


2012 Blount County Basketball Tournament Champions!

Covered bridge painting donated to museum

Distinguished Young Woman

Elizabeth Hopewell

Winners announced in DAR Good Citizen Competition

Blount County DAR Good Citizen Competition winners were recently announced by Jane Longshore, chairman, DAR Good Citizen Competition of the Warrior Rivers Chapter of the NSDAR. The Warrior Rivers chapter presented awards to senior winners at its Jan. 26 student recognition reception at the Woodmen of the World building in Oneonta. The annual event is intended to encourage and reward […]

2012-02-01 E-Edition

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