Monthly Archives: April 2019

White County High School play

Posted on April 30, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Friday and Saturday, May 3 and May 4

Who: White County High School Theater Department

What: Play “Bye Bye Birdie” (cost $3 per person)

When: 7 p.m., May 3, and 3 p.m., May 4

Where: White County High School


Van Buren Steering Committee

Posted on April 30, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Monday, May 6

Who: Van Buren County Steering Committee A

What: Meeting

When: 5 p.m.

Where: Van Buren County Administration Building


Cole’s Chapel reunion

Posted on April 30, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Saturday, May 4

Who: Former students and staff from Cole’s Chapel School

What: Reunion (potluck lunch)

When: 1 p.m.

Where: Bethel Free Will Baptist Church, 1320 Browntown Rd.

Contact: (931) 854-8371


Tullahoma captures lead early to defeat WCMS Warriors

Posted on April 29, 2019 2:02 pm by Jerry Lowery

The White County Middle School Warriors fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 10-0 loss to Tullahoma, on April 26. Tullahoma took the lead on a groundout in the first inning.

White County Middle struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Tullahoma, giving up 10 runs.

Jake Martin led things off on the hill for Tullahoma. He went five innings, allowing zero runs on zero hits, striking out four, and walking zero.  Jacob Smith started the game for the Warriors. He went two innings, allowing six runs on four hits, and striking out one. Trenton Wilson threw three-and-two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen.  Tullahoma … Read More


Warrior soccer loses to DeKalb 2-1

Posted on April 29, 2019 2:02 pm by Jerry Lowery

Skyler Kirby is going high to control the ball.

On April 25, the DeKalb County Tigers traveled to Sparta to take on White County High School in a soccer match. Both defenses had to step up and play well the entire match.  Sparta got on the board first when Will Cheek drove a long curling shot into the left side of the net at the 25:51 mark of the first half.  The lead would be short lived by the Warriors as DeKalb tied the game at the 21:18 mark just a few minutes later.  At the 11:20 mark in the first half, DeKalb scored its second goal of … Read More


WCHS Warriorettes crush Cumberland County on Thursday

Posted on April 29, 2019 2:02 pm by Eli Rushing

The White County High School Warriorettes built on positive momentum as they steamrolled the Lady Jets of Cumberland County by the score of 18-0.

Starter Addison Abell had all the right stuff for her team, on April 25, allowing just one hit in a dominant road performance. The blowout victory began in the first where Sarah Parker’s RBI single kicked off the scoring for the girls and was followed by another run as Ashlynn Phillips stole home before the end of the inning.

White County built onto its 2-0 lead in the third with the help of a solo home run by Phillips and a bases-loaded walk by … Read More


WCHS Warriors split contests on Thursday and Friday

Posted on April 29, 2019 2:02 pm by Eli Rushing

White County High School Warrior baseball fared well against Smith County but the team was defeated by a late score against Upperman, on senior night.

A late explosion of runs helped the Warriors take a commanding win of 12-4 back to Sparta. Jacob Sparks single got the boys on the board in the second as Macon Girdley tagged home safely, but Smith struck back soon. The game was knotted up in the third after the opposing team sent a solo home run shot into left field.

The Warriors almost allowed several more runs in the following inning but were able to avoid a loaded-base disaster with the help … Read More


White County Middle School Warriorettes fall to Warren

Posted on April 29, 2019 1:01 pm by Jerry Lowery

White County Middle School Warriorettes stayed in it until the end, on April 26, but Warren County pulled away late in a 10-5 victory.

Warren County trailed 4-3 in the bottom of the fourth inning when the Warren County batter sent one over the fence for a grand slam on a 2-1 count, scoring four runs.

White County Middle School Warriorettes put up four runs in the third inning. Batters contributing to the big inning included Maddie Rust and Gracie McCurry, who each had RBIs in the inning.

Warren County pitching allowed six hits and five runs over five innings, striking out five.  Savannah Barr toed the rubber … Read More


Sparkle City

Posted on April 29, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood


TCAT graduates nursing class of 21

Posted on April 29, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood

Twenty-one students graduated from the practical nursing program at TCAT Crossville during a pinning ceremony, on April 11, 2019.

The Practical Nursing program, which takes 12-months to complete, prepares students for the Tennessee Board of Nursing examination to become a Licensed Practical Nurse. The Practical Nursing Class of 2019 are:

  • Ashley Brown
  • Bennie Brown
  • Lauren Carmichael
  • Amber Chancey
  • Ruben Cienfuegos, Jr.
  • Sara Clark
  • Daisy Copeland
  • Nikki Goldberg
  • Brooke Hood
  • Adrienne Howard
  • JoLynn Huling
  • Alannah Kirkland
  • Zachary McCormick
  • Misty Miller
  • Erica Pelfrey
  • Allyson Petersen
  • Kalyn Phelps
  • Rebecca Presley
  • Jennifer Tuchel
  • Jessica Walton
  • Ashley Wood

Practical nursing classes are offered at the TCAT Campus, 910 Miller Avenue, beginning in January, … Read More


Roberts Family Diner

Posted on April 29, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood


White County Health Department conducts recent car seat check

Posted on April 29, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood


White County Retired Teachers Association hosts guest speaker

Posted on April 29, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood

The White County Retired Teachers Association met April 11, at White County Public Library. The program for this meeting was a presentation by a local bladesmith Jay Replogle.  He discussed his vocation with those in attendance and how he became interested in this type of work. He brought some examples of items he has made. A short business meeting followed the lunch. April is community service project month for the WCRTA. Members of the group donated toward Relay for Life and donated used books to the library for their annual book sale. L-R: Jay Replogle and Lisa Yoder, president of WCRTA.


Citizens Bank

Posted on April 29, 2019 10:10 am by Kim Swindell Wood


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