Driver Found With Xanax

A Burkesville man was arrested for drugs following a one-vehicle accident on Highway 53. Rockie Lane Pitcock, 45 of Burkesville, was arrested for possession of legend drug, driving under the influence and driving while license suspended by THP Trooper Danielle Neal. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen Statesman…

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Walk Across TN Coming

The Clay County Walk Across Tennessee event is coming soon. Plans were finalized at a recent Healthier Clay County Subcommittee meeting. The Walk Across Tennessee event is an eight-week team challenge where teams, consisting of eight members, compete in a walking challenge. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen…

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Five People Plead Guilty On Drug Charges

In major cases, five people pled guilty recently. Four pled guilty in criminal court last Tuesday and one pled guilty in general sessions court last Wednesday. John Michael Guidici pled guilty to possession of marijuana with intent to sell over 10 pounds on Sept. 11. For more on this story, pick up a copy of…

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Swearing In Ceremony Held

Clay County elected officials take their oath and participate in a swearing in ceremony. Photo includes from left: Judge Diana Monroe, Sheriff Brandon Boone, Circuit Court Clerk Susan Birdwell, County Executive Dale Reagan, Road Superintendent Jason Browning, Register of Deeds Brenda Browning, Tax Assessor Charlie Key and County Clerk Donna Watson. For more on this…

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Obituaries

Obits 9/11/18

Jennifer Elane (Davenport) Langford Jennifer Elane (Davenport) Langford, 39 of Lebanon, passed away on Sept. 2. Funeral services were held on Sept. 8 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Pastor Dave Goldner and Pastor Eddie Turner officiating. Interment followed at the Puckett Cemetery in Smithville. Active pallbearers included: Curtis Stone, Josh Pruno, Gary Tinsley, Jon Williamson,…

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Obits 8/28/18

Joyce Tidwell Joyce Tidwell, 79 of Hilham, passed away on Aug. 14 at her residence in the company of her loving family. Graveside services were held on Aug. 15 at the Turkeytown Cemetery with Kenny Westmoreland officiating. Family and friends served as active pallbearers. She was born on Feb. 9, 1939 in Clay County. She…

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Obits 8/21/18

Glenda Gribble Glenda Gribble, age 58, of Cookeville, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018 at CarePartners Hospice Solace Center in Asheville, North Carolina. She will be remembered for the love and care she bestowed on those around her. She was a devoted wife, affectionate mother, doting grandmother, and loyal friend. Glenda had a…

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Driver Found With Xanax

A Burkesville man was arrested for drugs following a one-vehicle accident on Highway 53. Rockie Lane Pitcock, 45 of Burkesville, was arrested for possession of legend drug, driving under the influence and driving while license suspended by THP Trooper Danielle Neal. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen Statesman…

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Walk Across TN Coming

The Clay County Walk Across Tennessee event is coming soon. Plans were finalized at a recent Healthier Clay County Subcommittee meeting. The Walk Across Tennessee event is an eight-week team challenge where teams, consisting of eight members, compete in a walking challenge. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen…

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Five People Plead Guilty On Drug Charges

In major cases, five people pled guilty recently. Four pled guilty in criminal court last Tuesday and one pled guilty in general sessions court last Wednesday. John Michael Guidici pled guilty to possession of marijuana with intent to sell over 10 pounds on Sept. 11. For more on this story, pick up a copy of…

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Swearing In Ceremony Held

Clay County elected officials take their oath and participate in a swearing in ceremony. Photo includes from left: Judge Diana Monroe, Sheriff Brandon Boone, Circuit Court Clerk Susan Birdwell, County Executive Dale Reagan, Road Superintendent Jason Browning, Register of Deeds Brenda Browning, Tax Assessor Charlie Key and County Clerk Donna Watson. For more on this…

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Celina K-8 Homecoming Queens

For more photos from this event, pick up a copy of this week’s Citizen Statesman on newsstands now, or subscribe online at citizen-statesman.com.

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Junior Bulldogs Win Overtime Thriller

“Boom that’s what I am talking about,” were the first words that Head Coach David Maxfield told his Celina Juniors team after their thrilling overtime win at Homecoming. Maxfield and the other coaching staff have a lot to be proud of as the team currently is undefeated with a 3-0 record. For more on this…

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