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Obion County Community News

The Obion County Farmer's MarketBest of the Best 2017

The Obion County Farmer's Market was voted Best Produce in Obion County! Thank you to everyone who supports the Obion County Farmer's Market! We are proud to serve our community with high quality, locally grown product.

Come out and enjoy the best produce in Obion County on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays this Summer season!

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 to 4 PM
Saturdays: from 7 AM to Noon
Location: 214 East Church Street Union CIty, TN 38261

You'll find fruits, vegetables. Baked goods, free range eggs. Local, grain fed beef!

The Sterling Awards 2017: 20 Most Influential Women in West Tennessee ceremony was held on April 4, Equal Pay Day, at the J. Walter Barnes Conference Center at Jackson General Hospital in Jackson, Tenn.

Receiving an award was Mrs. Jenny Kirkland of Union City, chosen as one of the 20 Most Influential Women in West Tennessee.

Mrs. Kirkland is known for her work through the Robert E. and Jenny D. Kirkland Foundation, with involvement in The Union City Rotary Club Scholarship Program, the Union City Rotary Club European Trip, and The Promethean Foundation, serving on the board of directors.

Discovery Park of America Discovery Children's Garden DPA opened a half-million dollar Children's Discovery Garden this past month!

The Robert and Jenny Kirkland Foundation funded the project that features a treehouse tower, zipline, butterfly garden and Rhapsody outdoor instruments

Legislative BreakfastWe had over 70 attendees at our Legislative Breakfast! Thank you to Obion Count Farm Bureau for sponsoring and providing our wonderful breakfast and for the Obion County Library for hosting us!

A special thanks to Representative Bill Sanderson and Senator John Stevens for updating our community on your time in Nashville!

Though we had a few scheduling issues with the golf tournament because of weather, we were able to have it Friday, May 12th! We had awesome teams, great door prizes, and a delicious meal! Thank you to all of our sponsors and congratulations to each of our winners! We are already looking forward to our tournament next year!