2016 Annual Obion County Chamber of Commerce/Industrial Development golf tournamentMark your calendar for Friday, May 6, 2016, to enjoy an afternoon of golf, fun, and fellowship! The annual Obion County Chamber of Commerce/Industrial Development golf tournament will kick off with lunch at 12:30pm, followed by a shotgun start at 1:30pm and will conclude with an awards presentation and a pork chop supper. Given that you continually contribute so much to Obion County, we want to thank you by reinvesting proceeds back into our tournament in the form of awards and prizes.

JEDC Welcomes Lauren Bennett as Membership DirectorThe Obion County Joint Economic Development Council is excited to introduce Ms. Lauren Bennett as Membership Director!

The Southern Suite Salon Ribbon CuttingWe recently celebrated the opening of The Southern Suite Salon! We had a great ribbon cutting!

McDonalds Grand Re-Opening and Ribbon CuttingMcDonald's in Union City recently celebrated their Grand Re-Opening!

Union City Insurance Partners, LLC Ribbon CuttingUnion City Insurance Partners, LLC recently celebrated their opening with ribbon cutting!

BB's Furniture & Mattress Gallery Ribbon CuttingBB's Furniture and Mattress Gallery Celebrated there Ribbon Cutting! Join them May 5,6, and 7 for their grand opening days!!

Shelter Insurance Scholarship Recipients (bottom row L-R) Ivey Westbrooks, Kyle Crawford (Back row L-R) Shelter Agents Sara Hinton, Justin Shaw, Jose Bautista Calderon. Second Picture Agent Justin Shaw and Katy-Chandler Parker.

UNION CITY, TN. Commercial Bank and Trust announces the addition of four new members to its Board of Directors. (Pictured top, left to right) Gordon Bruff, Chuck Doss, Lynn Jenkins and Doug Latimer have joined the Board and are excited to see what's ahead for Commercial Bank and Trust.

"We can't wait to see what our new Board members bring to the table. Their diverse backgrounds and experiences are sure to complement the work of Commercial Bank and Trust," said Tim Shanks, CBTC Community President-Union City.

Mahindra of Ken-Tenn Ribbon CuttingMahindra of Ken-Tenn recently had a ribbon cutting! We had a great turnout and wonderful lunch!

Obion County Adult Leadership Graduation

By GLENDA CAUDLE: Special Features Editor; The Messenger

"You got to see things a lot of people take for granted," Charley Deal told members of the 2015-16 Obion County Adult Leadership Class.

He was referring to the nine sessions that serve to acquaint Obion Countians with the many positive aspects of industry, business, education, the arts, medical care, media, local government and law enforcement in their part of the Volunteer State.

Governor Haslam, Commissioner Boyd Announce 15 Communities to  Receive Site Development Grants

NASHVILLE - Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd announced today that 15 communities will receive $5.7 million in Site Development Grants to prepare economic development sites for market.

Friends of Reelfoot Lake State Park Ribbon Cutting!On Friday, June 24, we took a trip to Reelfoot Lake to help celebrate the establishment of their new Friends of Reelfoot Lake State Park Organization! We enjoyed our Friday afternoon loving and learning about Reelfoot Lake! It's so wonderful to have people who are so dedicated to preserving our State Parks, especially the ones in our own back yard!! Keep up the great work!

Edmaiston-Mosley Celebrates 10 Years of Service!Congratulations to Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral home for celebrating 10 years in business!
Pictured Left to Right: Allen Edmaiston, Lauren Bennett, Mark Mosley, Cody Martin

White & Associates Celebrates 40 Years of Service! Congratulation to White & Associates for celebrating 40 years in Business this year! We wish you many more successful years in Obion County!

Celebrations & Creative Catering  Business After Hours and Ribbon Cutting!On Thursday, June 23rd, we had a Business After Hours hosted by Celebrations and Creative Catering! We were able to see numerous table settings, taste incredible food by their in-house chef, and mingle with community members! Thank you to everyone that came out, we had a GREAT turnout!