WCMS eighth grade basketball

Posted by | November 4, 2019 1:38 pm

By Jerry Lowery

The eighth grade boys’ basketball team has lost its second straight game at the hands of the Warren County Pioneer 8th grade team.  They lost to Avery Trace by a 51-31 margin.  The Pioneers outscored the Warriors 46-33.  Colten Locke led the Warriors with 10 points.  Brenton Kilgore scored six points.  Malachi Brown scored five points.  Owen Adams scored four points.  Levi Grigss put in three points.  Briar Wilhite and Kolby Young scored two points each, and Blake Steele had one point to round out the scoring.  Isaiah Cummings led Warren County with 21 points, and Trayton Terry scored 14 to help the Pioneers over … CONTINUED


Get your copy of today’s Expositor

Posted by | November 4, 2019 1:30 pm

Get The Expositor at these locations:

WHITE COUNTY: Highway 84 Market, Jose’s Market, Airport Marathon, Dollar General (all stores), Geer’s Grocery, Wilmar Market, Highway 70 Market, Central View Market and Grill, Big T’s Market, Keith’s Market, The Landing, Lazy Days Market, Mapco Express, Peacock Express, Bon Air Market, EZ Food Mart, Walgreens, Floyd’s Cash Saver, Sparta Market, Highway 111 Shell, Walmart, Regas Exxon, Alcorn’s Market, South Young Market, All In One/Sunoco (next to Burger King), Post Office

VAN BUREN COUNTY: Peacock Express, Citgo, Dollar General, Save-A-Lot, Spencer Drug Co.





Personal hygiene drive

Posted by | November 3, 2019 8:39 am

What: Please bring in NEW travel size bottles of hygiene items, or money can also be donated

Items: Soap, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, Etc.

Why: Jr Beta will be creating hygiene package for the students at White County Middle that are in need.

When: Oct. 28-Nov. 8


DeKalb County man charged in shooting death of stepson

Posted by | November 2, 2019 12:28 pm

Wayne Fisher

According to a press release issued by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, a joint investigation by Special Agents with the TBI, the DeKalb County Sheriff Department, and the District Attorney’s Office for the 13th Judicial District has resulted in the arrest of a DeKalb County man on a second-degree murder charge.

At the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Special Agents joined DeKalb County deputies and investigators with the D.A.’s office in investigating a shooting that occurred shortly after 6 p.m., Oct. 31, 2019, at a residence on Eckles Heights Road, in Liberty. During the course of the investigation, Agents developed information that … CONTINUED



Sheila Renee Riley

Posted by | November 1, 2019 2:54 pm

Sheila Renee Riley, 50, of Cookeville, passed away Oct. 29, 2019, at Signature Health Care of Putnam County.

Ms. Riley was born June 5, 1969, in Cookeville, to Marvin Riley and Linda Crouch Riley.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Survivors include her mother; two brothers, Marty (Melissa) Riley, of Cookeville, Michael (Kim Carr) Riley, of Sparta, and several aunts and uncles, Janice Crouch, of Cookeville, Steve (Cheryl) Crouch, of Lafayette, and Frank (Sue) Riley, of Muncie, Indiana

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Nov. 2, 2019, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Story Cemetery, in Pickett County. The Rev. Nathan Hawkins will officiate. … CONTINUED


Putnam County Sheriff’s Office fundraiser to benefit Deputy Lynn

Posted by | November 1, 2019 2:52 pm

Deputy Chris Lynn and family

Putnam County Sheriff’s Office has created a fundraiser to raise support for Deputy Chris Lynn and his family as he continues to undergo multiple surgeries. Deputy Lynn was critically injured last night in a motor vehicle crash while responding to an emergency call. Deputy Lynn is currently in the Intensive Care Unit at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Due to the severity of his injuries, Deputy Lynn is facing months of rehabilitation and numerous surgeries.

Putnam County Sheriff Eddie Farris has been working with local community leaders, including the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #10, located in Cookeville, and Bank of Putnam County to establish an account to which friends, … CONTINUED


Personal hygiene drive

Posted by | November 1, 2019 12:39 pm

What: Please bring in NEW travel size bottles of hygiene items, or money can also be donated

Items: Soap, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, Etc.

Why: Jr Beta will be creating hygiene package for the students at White County Middle that are in need.

When: Oct. 28-Nov. 8



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