Round ’n’ round with roundabouts

Sandra ClarkGossip and Lies, Powell

Is a roundabout ahead for Powell?
Both the current and proposed county budgets include $750,000 for a roundabout at the intersection of Brickyard Road and West Beaver Creek Drive.
Jim Snowden, senior …

Tennessee Milk launched at Weigel’s

Sandra ClarkOn the Grow, Powell

Powell-based Weigel’s is leading the way in support of area dairy farmers by pledging to use milk produced exclusively in Tennessee.
Bill Weigel said it’s crucial to support local farmers. “If …

Growing up halfway to Heiskell

Marvin WestOur Town Stories, Powell

Hillary said it takes a village.
Where I grew up, halfway between Powell and Heiskell, on Old Clinton Pike in the Bells Bridge community, it took a grandmother.
Ella Bishop coaxed me …

Powell’s annual egg scramble

Sandra ClarkPowell

The Powell Easter Egg Hunt became the Powell Easter Carnival as festivities were moved to the gym at First Baptist Powell because of the weather.
Laura Bailey and the Events Committee …

Breaking: Powell Egg Hunt gets new location

Sandra ClarkPowell

Potential bad weather on Saturday has led to a new location for the annual Powell Easter Egg Hunt, originally set for Powell Station Park.
The event will go as scheduled (starting …

Recovery at Powell brings message of hope

Sandra ClarkPowell

Brooke Hartman brought a powerful message of hope and recovery to the Powell Business and Professional Association, which met April 9 at Jubilee Banquet Facility.
Hartman is the recovery and discipleship …

Scholarships highlight PHS alumni banquet

Sandra ClarkPowell

The Powell High School Alumni Association celebrated its 101th anniversary with an April 6 banquet at the high school. The annual banquet is always the first Saturday in April.
Curt Ramage …