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Sheriff Report The Gibson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests in their weekly arrest report for 7/19/2021 through 7/25/2021: Tammy Jean Fant, W/F, 56- driving on revoked/suspended license. Brandan Lee Baker, W/M, 24- evading arrest, driving on revoked/suspended license. Desirae Michelle Carter, W/F, 36- no charges. Christopher Andrew Currie, B/M, 36- weekender. Michael Bradley…

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Clay Riggins

Mr. Henry Clayton “Clay” Riggins Jr., 76 of Milan, passed away 5:30 a.m. Saturday, July 24, 2021 at his home. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Mr. Riggins was born February 25, 1945, in Humboldt, Tenn., son of the late Henry Clayton Riggins Sr. and Hazel (Slayton) Riggins. He married Patricia “Pat”…

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Humboldt bling, Rodgers receives Super Bowl ring

Super Bowl winning Tampa Bay Buccaneers invited to White House, meet President Biden A former Humboldt Viking, now a Super Bowl winning coach, received the final piece of his NFL championship experience. Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ defensive line coach, Kacy Rodgers, received his Super Bowl Ring and was congratulated by the President of the United States.…

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Lambert, Abernathy to lead HJSHS

by Danny Wade When school begins this Thursday, students attending Humboldt Jr./Sr. High School will see a couple of familiar faces in the office. Debbie Lambert and Ron Abernathy have been promoted to new administrative positions. Lambert, who served as assistant principal last year, is now the interim principal. Abernathy will serve as interim assistant…

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Mary Nell Day

Mrs. Mary Nell Day, 82, of Colorado Springs, Colo. departed this life on Friday, July 23, 2021 in Colorado Springs. She was born on November 7, 1938, to the late James Herman Trimmer and Lillian Conell Trimmer. The immediate family will have a celebration of life for Mrs. Day at the beautiful home of her…

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Peggy Jean Smith

Funeral Services for Ms. Peggy Jean Smith, 84, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 31, 2021 in the Shelton-Hunt Funeral Home chapel. Visitation will be Saturday from 12 p.m. until service time. Burial will follow in Mt. Olive Cemetery in Dyer, Tenn. Ms. Smith, a retired employee of Bellsouth, passed away Sunday, July 25,…

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Dr. Epperson plans 90-day listening tour

by Katrina Smith Dr. Janice Epperson has hit the ground running since she started work on July 1 as superintendent of Humboldt City Schools. She and her staff have worked hard to continue to work for the betterment of the school system. In the first 90 days, you will see Dr. Epperson all around the…

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Charlie Parrett

Funeral services for Mr. Charlie Parrett were held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 20, 2021, in the chapel of Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Pool officiating. Burial followed in Centerville Cemetery near Medina, Tenn. Mr. Parrett, 92, passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021 at the Tennessee State Veterans Home in Humboldt, Tenn.…

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Amy Elizabeth Cuthbertson

Amy Elizabeth Cuthbertson, 32, passed away on Saturday, July 17, 2021 in Milan, Tenn. She was born on January 16, 1989 in Milan to the late Jim Crocker and Paula Thomas Crocker. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, July 22, 2021 in the chapel of Medina Funeral Home. The family will…

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Dr. Phillip Earl Agee

Dr. Phillip Earl Agee, 73, died Monday, July 5, 2021 at Alive Hospice in Nashville, Tenn. A memorial service was held Saturday, July 10, 2021, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Arrington Funeral Directors in Jackson, Tenn. with Rev. Terry Hansen officiating. The family received friends from 12 p.m. until service time at 2…

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