Humboldt Rescue Squad to celebrate 30 years

  by Danny Wade A group of men and women that have dedicated their lives to saving lives is celebrating 30 years of service to Humboldt and the surrounding area. Humboldt Area Rescue Squad has been working many types of accidents, providing medical and public assistance for three decades. The celebration will take place Saturday,…

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Marchers brave cold to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

  by Brittan Pyron A small crowd of Humboldtians braved the cold Monday morning to gather in celebration of Martin Luther King Day. Temperatures were below 30 degrees but that did not stop this crowd from completing its annual march from Morning Star Missionary Baptist Church to the Municipal Building, where a short wreath laying…

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School board struggles to elect chairman, approves budget

by Danny Wade The first meeting of the year for the Humboldt School Board got off to a rocky start. The simple task of electing a chairman, vice chairman and TLN representative soon became difficult. As the first item of business, board chairman, Terry Johnson, bypassed seeking nominations for chairman. Instead, he made the motion…

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Three Way city board tackles busy January agenda

                            The city of Three Way welcomed 2019 with the swearing in of the mayor and an alderman. Mayor Larry Sanders and Alderlady Mary Ann Tremblay were both re-elected during the November election. Monday, January 7 was the city board’s first meeting…

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Brenda Scates

Memorial services for Mrs. Brenda Scates will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, January 20, 2019, at Central Avenue Christian Church with Bro. Terry Hansen officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until service time Sunday. Mrs. Scates, 69, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital. She was born in…

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MLK march slated Monday

by Danny Wade With the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday next Monday, Humboldt area citizens, businesses and the city will all come together to honor the late civil rights leader for the annual MLK Day march. Other celebrations will be held around town as well. The march will begin Monday, January 21 at 9 a.m.…

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Ronald Lee Wood

Mr. Ronald (Ron) Lee Wood, 73, of Humboldt, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018 at his residence. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, January 5, 2019 in the chapel at Shelton–Hunt Funeral home in Humboldt. Burial followed at Rose Hill Cemetery in Humboldt. Visitation with family was Friday, January 4, 2019 from 4 to 7…

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Tommy Joe Mosier

Funeral services for Mr. Tommy Joe Mosier, 79, were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, January 6, 2019, in the chapel of Ronk Funeral Home with Tony Crossnoe and Joe Hall officiating. Interment followed at Quincy Cemetery. Visitation was held Sunday, January 6, 12 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home. Mr. Mosier passed away January…

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Cletus Paul Moore

Funeral services for Mr. Cletus Paul Moore were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 30, 2018 in the Shelton-Hunt Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Bill Rice officiating. Burial followed in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation was December 30 from 10:30 a.m. until service time. Mr. Moore of Humboldt, Tenn., was born February 10, 1920 in…

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Sandra Lamb

Funeral services for Mrs. Sandra Gail Trimmer Lamb, 73 of Medina, Tenn. were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at The Church at Sugar Creek in Humboldt. Burial followed in the Oakwood Cemetery in Milan, Tenn. Visitation with the family was Monday, January 7 from 5 until 8 p.m. at the Bodkin Funeral…

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