Sisters at work at The Painted Woods

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The Painted Woods is a story of courage, creativity and persistence.
The business is owned by sisters Mary Ann Miller and Martha Dooley. Before marriage, they were named Woods. When they …

Food City treats kids

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Powell Food City moved its annual Kids’ Day to Powell Station Park this year to broaden the event to the whole community, according to manager Donny Rector. The event was …

Hear Nancy Cooper Herd

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Story updated to reflect correct spelling of Nancy Cooper Herd.
If you missed the Powell History Club on June 14, you missed much stimulation. First, Carol Springer brought a few of …

Big week in Powell

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WBIR-TV will broadcast live from Powell Station Park today (June 12) from 4-5 p.m. Powell High School’s digital sign welcomes the (TV) station to the (Historic Powell) station.
Justin Bailey says …

Homecoming brings memories

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Doug Clark said it best: “Good preaching, good food, good friends.” It was the annual homecoming at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, held this year in the air-conditioned cafeteria of Copper …

Powell Lions 5K

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In a race that organizer Diane Wilkerson called “uphill both ways,” the inaugural Powell Lions Club 5K was held June 3. The course started and ended at OneLife Church in …