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UNION CITY, TENNESSEE, November 22, 2016 - New Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, which assign A, B, C, D and F letter grades to hospitals nationwide and provide the most complete picture of patient safety in the U.S, were announced by The Leapfrog Group , a national patient safety watchdog. Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City was one of 844 hospitals to receive an A, ranking among the safest hospitals in the United States.

2016 JEDC Annual BanquetWe had a wonderful evening celebrating Obion County! We had over 300 attendees, gave out 8 awards to community leaders, and enjoyed an inspiring keynote speech by MIA Seating CEO, daris Mir

Business Matters - October

Our Business Matters speaker for October was Chad Davis with Davis Wealth Services in Dyersburg!
He spoke about money in politics — a discussion about the stock market and presidential elections.
We had an awesome turnout and even enjoyed blind bacon tasting!!

Business Matters - NovemberOur Business Matters topic for November was fraud within our elderly communities. Magnolia Place in Union City provided the speaker and were our sponsor as well.

BUSINESS MATTERS THIS MONTH WILL BE ON TUESDAY DECEMBER 13TH FROM 7:45 AM - 3 AM

Happy Holidays!From the Obion County Chamber of Commerce and Obion County Adult Leadership

Give back and donate to your local charitiesThis december, give back and donate to your local charities and non-profit organizations! Post pictures and tag the obion county chamber of commerce for your chance to win a prize basket Worth over $200!

Leaders Credit Union Introduces New Union City Branch Community PresidentJACKSON, Tenn. (Nov 1, 2016) - Leaders Credit Union , member-owned financial cooperative based in Jackson, Tenn., is pleased to introduce Jacob Crowe as Community President for its Union City branch location effective January 1, 2017. Crowe will be working to promote the Leaders brand as a passionate, premiere banking partner among its members and the community. Crowe will be responsible for branch office management, business volume, deposits, loan portfolios and banking relationships.

"Jacob and his family have deep ties to the Obion County community, and his business acumen and banking experience will be instrumental in growing and supporting the members of the credit union," said Todd Swims, President and CEO of Leaders Credit Union.

Friends of Reelfoot Lake State Park Host EventIt's almost time for the 2nd annual Friends of RLSP Membership Drive, Dinner, & Silent Auction, scheduled for Saturday, November the 19th from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. The event will be held in the Ellington Hall Auditorium at the Reelfoot Lake Visitor Center, (also known as R.C. Donaldson Memorial Museum and Nature Center). We would be honored to have you join us, so please come enjoy a great meal, fun fellowship, special music, and programs that are sure to help your family and friends take home some very special memories! Oh, and an opportunity to bid on some great items in our Silent Auction.

I-69 Project RevivedUNION CITY - Four years after Tennessee officials stopped work on an interstate project that would connect Memphis with Canada and Mexico, the clouds of dust swirling around heavy construction equipment here signal a stark change in state policy.

The Interstate 69 project is on again - but it's not being built to Memphis. At least not for the foreseeable future.

BMH-Union City Recognized for  Safe, Efficient and Effective Care(Second from right) Dr. Mark Swanson, vice president and chief medical officer for Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation, recently presented the Premier Quest Award to leaders at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City including (left to right) Terry Roberson, BMH-UC board of directors member; Teresa Vinson, director of quality, Skipper Bondurant, administrator and CEO; and Lori Brown, chief nursing officer.

Baptist Union City is one of fourteen hospitals nationwide and the only hospital in Tennessee to be recognized for achieving top performance for safe, efficient, and effective health care.

Sears Hometown Store Ribbon CuttingCongratulations to Sears on their ribbon cutting! They are under new ownership and we are excited to see their business grow!

Sears Hometown Store is located at:
1421 S. 1st Street
Union City, TN 38261