Archive for September 4th, 2013

Local churches on receiving end of phone scams

Press Release – Church Scam 09/04/13 Williamson County Sheriff Bennie Vick would like churches to be aware of a scam currently operating in our area. Local churches have been getting calls from a person identifying himself as...


Lick Creek Woman Relishes Life As Chicken Whisperer

Special to the Gazette by Samantha Healey Sue Buchta possesses a gift that most chicken owners can only dream of. Referred to as the “chicken whisperer” by her husband, Jim, Sue has the ability to identify the wants and nee...


Eagles open season with win over Indians

By Mike McGinnis Last Saturday, the Vienna-Goreville High School football team opened its 2013 season with a 14-8 victory over Johnston City on a brutally hot afternoon at Vienna. The win was the Eagles’ first over Johnston C...


Beta Club helps Stuff the Bus

Goreville High School Beta Club President Raeghan Goins (left) and Beta Club members Cheyenne Cook (center) and Jacqueline McSpadden (right) help fill pencil boxes with school supplies for the Stuff the Bus program prior to the...



Johnson County business groups together to help Hands of Hope

Eleven SouthernTrust Bank employees ran together in the Color Run 5K at the Marion Fairgrounds Monday in support of Hands of Hope. The 5K run/walk was a Labor Day fundraising event to benefit the Hands of Hope Family Clinic in ...