Selmer United met at Jackson Central Merry High’s field against Deportivo Parsons on Sunday for the Jackson Soccer League Tournament but the game was abandoned after 55 minutes of play due to fierce weather conditions.
McNairy Central High School’s Eric Moore and Adamsville High School’s Will Erwin signed with the Bethel University Baseball Program July 18, according to a report on the Wildcat’s official website.
Last Sunday Adamsville welcomed Miss USA runner-up Ashley Durham home during a reception from 1-3 p.m. at the Marty.
According to the Center for Disease Control, in 2008 33.5 percent of adults in McNairy County were classified as obese, meaning they had a Body Mass Index of 30 percent or higher.
Generation 1000 returned to the Selmer Park for the third year. The event originated in Lexington, Tenn. and has branched to Selmer for their thirteenth overall event.
The Ramer City Commission voted to appropriate $200 to the Ramer 14-year-old all stars to help fund their trip to the World Series and $100 for the 9-10 and 11-12 year-old All Stars for their trip to the state tournament.
The Selmer Jaycees organized a Fun Day Back-to-school Bash to help benefit people in the community that have fallen on hard times.
A Ramer man was injured in a one-car crash on Highway 57 Sunday, July 24.
McNairy County had 18 foreclosures, down three from the previous month, according to RealtyTrac. The rate for the county increased from one in 1,170 to one in 659 homes.
The Bethel Springs Board of Aldermen passed the budget for the next fiscal year at a special meeting. The meeting, held June 30, passed the budget on second and final reading.
Although the Finger square dance is drawing more people before the Tumbleweeds began to play there, summer is bringing a reduction in the number of square dancers who come to Finger each Friday night.
On August 28, 2011, Benjie Case will swim 2.4 miles, 1 of which will be upstream, in the Ohio River, bike 112 miles on a hot, hilly trail, and then run 26.2 miles in high-90’s heat and high-humidity.
Guys mayor and board of aldermen met in regular session July 18 and reviewed and approved the final reading of the 2011 – 2012 budget totaling $167,487.00.