Olen Mooneyham

Olen Mooneyham, 88, of Dunlap, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018. Olen moved to Dunlap from VanBuren County in 1963. He retired from DuPont after 38 years of service.  Olen also preached at Piney church of Christ for 28 years. He was currently a member of Bethel church of Christ. Olen was preceded in death…

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Braxton Moody

Braxton Riley Moody, 19, of McMinnville, was born August 6, 1998 and passed away June 15, 2018 as the result of an auto accident. Braxton graduated from Whitmore High School in McMinnville in 2016.He completed necessary classes to graduate early to begin working toward his goals. He was employed at Real Stone Veneers of Tennessee…

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Margaret Britt Frazier

Margaret Britt Frazier, of Dunlap, passed away Tuesday June 12, 2018. She was a member of Way of the Cross Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Gerald Frazier; parents, Charlie and Sarah Brock Britt; sisters, Pearl Everett, Verna Dougles and Lenna Mannon; brothers, Clarence, Tom and Manuel Britt; Survivors include…

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Week of 6/17/18

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Swanger sought by police in theft

Steven Lamar Swanger, 45, is sought by local authorities after reportedly breaking into Griffith Elementary School and stealing several electronic items. Dunlap Police Chief Clint Huth stated investigation into the burglary began on Monday, June 11, with Swanger identified on surveillance footage as the individual entering the school early on June 10. Several items including…

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“Bo” and General Lee rolling in for 4th

John Schneider, famous for his role as Bo Duke on “The Dukes of Hazzard” is headed to Dunlap next month to entertain thousands celebrating the birth of the nation. Schneider, known as well for a string of country music hits, is the featured performer in the City of Dunlap’s free Music Festival on Wednesday, July…

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Joseph Maria Ramirez II

Joseph Maria Ramirez II, (October 3, 1938-June 8, 2018) passed away surrounded by his family. He was a graduate of Chattanooga Central High School and The University of Chattanooga. Joe was a member of First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, The Sons of The American Revolution and Order of the Crown of Charlemagne. In 1959, he met…

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Dollar General adds store north of city

The fourth Dollar General Store in Sequatchie County is expected to open in the coming months, reports Mary Kathryn Colbert, Public Relations Manager of Dollar General Corporation. The new store is being built off U.S. Highway 127, just south of the Sequatchie-Bledsoe county line near Mt. Airy Golf Course. For more, see the June 9…

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Cooley to perform at Riverbend June 9

Shawn Cooley joins several other local musicians taking the stage at Chattanooga’s Riverbend Festival on Saturday, June 9. Cooley, along with Curt Lee (drums), Gavin Tate (lead guitair), Matt Colvard (bass), and Matt Brock (backup vocals) will perform on the Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union Stage at 6:15 p.m. Eastern. “We are going to have…

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