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‘Fayette’s Got Talent’ Debuts to Benefit Child Abuse Prevention

Food, fun, and fantastic entertainment came together to benefit child abuse prevention in Fayette County on Saturday, April 13, during the county’s first “Fayette’s Got Talent” event. The band Out on Bail was named the 2024 Grand Champion and Abi Owen brought home the Judges’ Choice Award. Read more in this week’s Fayette Falcon!

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Awards for Fayette County Friends of NRA

Fayette County Friends of NRA celebrated 2023 achievements at their kick-off meeting last week for the upcoming event to be held on Friday, June 7th, 2024 at Warren Community Church starting at 5:30 pm. The event is in memory of Lee Yancey, longtime supporter of NRA. Tickets are available at The Fayette Falcon in Somerville…

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Fayette Ware’s NJROTC Wins Again in Competition

Fayette-Ware Comprehensive High School’s Navy JROTC Wildcat Company showcased their skills at the 23rd Annual Drill Meet hosted by LaFayette High School in Oxford, MS on Saturday, April 6. The Wildcats excelled once again, dominating the Individual Drill Regulation competition. Cadet Kamarion Bond clinched first place, followed by Cadet Prem Vaja in second place, and…

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Proclamation for April as “Child Abuse Prevention Month in Fayette County”

Members of the Juvenile Court staff, Carl Perkins Center staff, Carl Perkins Center Advisory Board members, General Sessions Judge David Douglas, and County Mayor Skip Taylor gathred on Friday, April 5, 2024, to proclaim April as Child Abuse Prevention Month in Fayette County. April, 1983 was proclaimed as the first National Child Abuse Prevention Month.…

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National Healthcare Corp (NHC) Certified as a Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work Institute and its senior care partner Activated Insights have honored NHC with certification as a Great Place to Work. The certification process involved surveying 100% of employees and evaluating more than 60 elements of team members’ experience on the job. These included employee pride in the organization’s community impact, belief that…

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45th Annual Fayette County Chamber Awards Gala Held March 23rd

The Chamber’s 45th Annual Awards Gala was held March 23rd, 2024, at Carahills Estate with a full house. Chamber Director Tina Glover would like to congratulate the winners and all the nominees. Pictured is Rusty Bliss (center), the winner of the Barbara Walls Award: Winners were: 2023 New Business Member – Sweet Creations & Our…

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