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This week may be Severe Weather Awareness Week in Tennessee, but Tullahomans learned about Middle Tennessee severe weather earlier in the month thanks to New Channel 5 Meteorologist Heather Mathis at the February Lunch and Learn.

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Tullahoma native Valerie Preston competed in Miss Rodeo USA during the week of January 14 – 19 in Guthrie, Oklahoma. The pageant was held in conjunction with The International Professional Rodeo Association’s (IRPA) International Finals Rodeo. She placed fourth runner-up.

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The annual Pink is the Color of Hope cancer benefit concert is coming to South Jackson Civic Center on Saturday, Feb. 29 beginning at 6:30 p.m.

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Students of the arts can now have a chance to have their gallery on display for their family to see.

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Tullahoma residents now have a chance to explore historical figures for Black History Month at the art center.

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A marquee sign sitting on the curb of Westside Church of the Nazarene reads “You’re welcome here.” On any given Wednesday afternoon at 2 p.m., a passerby can see the doors open on the right side of the church with a long line of people waiting to get a food box. The church calls this program…

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The Bunco Babes and GFWC Centennial Woman’s Club presented the Multi-County Cancer Support Network (MCCSN) with a nearly $4,000 check from the proceeds of the annual Bunco challenge, held each October. The 2019 Bunco challenge raised $3,949.47 for MCCSN, according to the Bunco Babes. Picture…

Martin Methodist College’s (MMC) Department of Music will kick off the 2020 concert season on Jan. 24, 2020 at 7 p.m. with the “Four-Hands Piano Concert,” featuring guest pianist Dr. Leonidas Lagrimas and MMC Assistant Professor of Music and pianist Dr. Brendan Jacklin.

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Partners for Healing (PFH) offers many life-saving services to the working uninsured, including medical imaging.

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Tullahoma Parks and Recreation is kicking off its 2020 programming with a peek behind the glass with the January Lunch and Learn Wednesday, Jan. 22.

The Tullahoma Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) welcomed State Regent Cecile Wimberley to the Jan.13 luncheon at Lakewood Golf and Country Club.

The Kiwanis Club of Tullahoma began its new year by inducting officers and recognizing members of the club for outstanding service.

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Tullahoma will be participating in the 2nd annual Tennessee Songwriters Week, according to Area Economic Development Board member Beverly Lee. The event will be Feb. 23 – 29.

Executive Director of Life Care Center in Tullahoma Kyle Chamberlain joins Debbie Holliday in celebrating her retirement after working at Life Care for 20 years.

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Twelve people jumped into the new year by participating in Tims Ford State Park’s polar plunge just before noon on New Year’s Day to raise money for the park’s new honeybee initiative.

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In the 160-plus years of Tullahoma’s history, there has been many buildings to come and go as the city grew into what it is today. Most of those dating back to the 1800s have long since been removed to make room for progress. The Tullahoma Art Center is the exception. It can easily be spotte…

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The Friends of Tims Ford State Park (FTFSP) hosted their inaugural Christmas market on Saturday, Dec. 15. The building was full of vendors from as far as Nashville and Alabama as well as products available from the park’s gift shop.

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Artistic Turnings by Howard Wright is more than just a small business. Woodturning, the craft of using the wood lathe with hand-held tools to cut a shape that is symmetrical around the axis of rotation, saved Wright from losing hope after a decline in his health occurred.

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This summer, Julia Logan-Mayes, Volunteer Coordinator at Compassus – Tullahoma, visited Cape Town, South Africa to  experience a week in the life of Compassus employees at their sister organization called Living Hope. The facility has a hospice unit as well as a free urgent care center for m…

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Buttercream dreams is how Julie Mitchell describes her custom cake and cupcake business, Baking Jules. The mom of two and foster parent of two more discovered her love of baking and decorating goodies randomly while planning a party.

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The Kiwanis Craft Show took place last week on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 22 – 23 at The First United Methodist Church Family Activity Center.

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Walking into the Downtown Avenues from the Northwest Atlantic Street entrance, an open space to the left full of glittering jewelry and neatly hung clothing, is one of the first things to catch the eye. This space, currently decorated in Christmas trees, red bows and ornament displays while …

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The Middle Tennessee Corvette Club hosted their 8th Annual Cruise-In in Lynchburg on July 11th. They raised about $2,300 and chose five charities to give back to including Disabled American Veterans (DAV) in Shelbyville, Hopetown, Cancer Support Network, Partners for Healing and Coffee Count…

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The Attic Outlet, presented by Community Care Ministries (CCM), started out as a ministry of Grace Baptist Church with a small food pantry. In 1996, the church got the idea from another ministry in Florida to open a thrift store in order to raise money to pay for benevolence. A director was …

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Washington D.C. contains countless opportunities to explore the nation’s history and art on every block. However, about 30 minutes away is the United States Naval Academy (USNA) in Annapolis, Maryland, one school I am seriously planning to attend after I graduate high school.

“That could have been me!” I yelled to my friend, shouting over the sound of Axl Rose as Guns N’ Roses performed “You Could Be Mine” at the Exit 111 Festival on a chilly Sunday night this past week

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Fridays at Tullahoma High School mean more than just the promise of the weekend. They showcase the excitement for the Friday night lights at Wilkins Stadium. The Tullahoma Wildcats football games unify the community. The yells from the crowd, student section, cheerleaders, band members and f…

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September 28 went down as one of the most memorable days of my life.

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The Coffee County Lannom Memorial Public Library and Hands-On Science Center have both created schedules of activities for Fall Break next week, Oct. 7-11. No library card is needed to attend.

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Local author Tammy Mentzer Brown has burst onto the literary scene with a wholesome young adult romance book titled Happenstance.

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The Honor Flight of Middle Tennessee made its fall 2019 flight to Washington D.C. this past week and a 100-year-old World War II veteran from Tullahoma was on it.

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A Tullahoma woman is using her own battle with alopecia areata, an autoimmune disorder pertaining to sudden hair loss that starts with one or more circular bald patches that may overlap, to start a local support group aimed at helping those who share the same disorder. Yolanda Clark is striv…

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The Coffee County Fair celebrated 162 years of family fun this month. Opening ceremony was held on Monday night at 5 p.m. with rides commencing until Saturday night. There were new deals for tickets every night last week including $20 hand stamp day, dollar day, two for one night and more.