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USDA Gives Outline of Mandatory Penalties

A stakeholders conference call was held on Tuesday, June 5, at 4:00 p.m. EDT. Dr. Chester Gipson and Dr. Rachel Cezar conducted the call which outlines the mandatory penalties that will be published in the Federal Registry on Thursday, June 7, 2012, and will go into effect on Monday, July 9, 2012. Dr. Cezar presented
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A Note From ETWHA President

Due to unforeseen circumstances, all ETWHA members will be receiving a new ballot for the judges for the Fall Classic, all ballots must be post marked by August 4th If you have any questions please feel free to reach out.

TWHNC PRESS RELEASE JULY 8, 2021

The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration has selected Chris Bobo, Derek Bonner, Brent Grider, David Sisk and Dale Watts to judge its 83rd Annual Celebration, the premier event on the Tennessee Walking Horse industry’s calendar. The panel will include a newcomer to center ring in Watts and includes judges from Tennessee, Kentucky, North Carolina and
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Obituary – Farrell Hughes

Farrell Hughes, age 89 of Burnsville, went home on Sunday, July 11th, 2021 at Johnson City Medical Center. He was born February 6th, 1932 in the Brush Creek Community to the late Fonze and Susie Fox Hughes. He began working as a young man logging with his father in the mountains near his childhood home.
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SHOW PRESS RELEASE JULY 12, 2021

SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration recently announced the judging panel for the 2021 Celebration. Included in the panel were SHOW Judges’ Committee members Chris Bobo and David Sisk. In order to prevent any conflict of interest, Bobo and Sisk will step down from the SHOW Judges’ Committee until 30 days after
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PWHAT Announces Scholarship Program for Youth

The Pleasure Walking Horse association of Tennessee (PWHAT) is announcing a new Scholarship Program for our youth members. The PWHAT Scholarship Program is being developed to provide financial assistance to our youth members seeking to earn a higher education degree. This scholarship program will make annual awards to selected youth applicants within the PWHAT membership.
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Auxiliary Scholarship Recipients

During this year’s Money Tree Classic, the Walking Horse Trainers’ Auxiliary presented their annual scholarship to six worthy recipients. The scholarships were presented by program chairs, Kari Tisma and Beth Thomas. The 2021 recipients were Ashlyn Avent, Alex Blackburn, Jayden Jackson, Taylor Legate, Cali Mason and Hailey Puckett.

Flag Presentation

4G Farm was recently honored when asked to present the American flag at the Willow Brook Pro-Am Golf Tournament that took place in Manchester, Tennessee. Winky Groover showcased “Old Glory” on World Champion and World Grand Champion Command On Parole. Sheryl Crawford is the proud owner. The Willow Brook Pro-Am Golf Tournament was a charitable
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Obituary – Mike Janeway

Mike Edwin Janeway was born on August 1, 1944, in Maryville, TN. He was the son of Oscar Wiley Janeway and Mildred Montgomery Janeway. Mike’s involvement with horses began when he was an infant, because his grandfather, James Calvin Montgomery, always had horses. Mike began showing horses when he was 13 at the Knoxville Fairgrounds
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Obituary – Susannah Borg

Monticello, Florida resident, Nancy Susannah Schmoe Borg, passed away June 8, 2021 in Gainesville, Florida. She was 68 years old. Susannah was born on September 25, 1952 in Adel, Georgia to the late Nancy Young Schmoe and Charles Woodward Schmoe. She grew up at Blackwater Plantation in Quitman, Georgia raising cattle and showing horses. She
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WHOA Releases Scholarship Information

The Walking Horse Owners Association is proud to announce the Charles B. Howard Scholarship program for the year 2021-2022. Affectionately known as “Charlie”, he would want to help a career minded student to reach their potential and proudly present these first awards. To apply for the Charles B. Howard Scholarship please contact the Walking Horse
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Horse Shows Announce Judges

Sam Sorrell has been selected to judge the 60th Annual Belfast Lions Club Horse Show that will take place on August 5, 2021. The show will be held at S.W. Beech Memorial Field in Belfast, Tennessee. Cornersville Lions Club Horse Show has chosen Dean Byard to judge this year’s show that is scheduled for July
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Flag Presentation

4G Farm was recently honored when asked to present the American flag at the Willow Brook Pro-Am Golf Tournament that took place in Manchester, Tennessee. Winky Groover showcased “Old Glory” on World Champion and World Grand Champion Command On Parole. Sheryl Crawford is the proud owner. The Willow Brook Pro-Am Golf Tournament was a charitable
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Obituary Mike Janeway

Mike Edwin Janeway was born on August 1, 1944, in Maryville, TN. He was the son of Oscar Wiley Janeway and Mildred Montgomery Janeway. Mike’s involvement with horses began when he was an infant, because his grandfather, James Calvin Montgomery, always had horses. Mike began showing horses when he was 13 at the Knoxville Fairgrounds
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Obituary Susannah Borg

Monticello, Florida resident, Nancy Susannah Schmoe Borg, passed away June 8, 2021 in Gainesville, Florida. She was 68 years old. Susannah was born on September 25, 1952 in Adel, Georgia to the late Nancy Young Schmoe and Charles Woodward Schmoe. She grew up at Blackwater Plantation in Quitman, Georgia raising cattle and showing horses. She
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WHOA Releases Scholarship Information

The Walking Horse Owners Association is proud to announce the Charles B. Howard Scholarship program for the year 2021-2022. Affectionately known as “Charlie”, he would want to help a career minded student to reach their potential and proudly present these first awards. To apply for the Charles B. Howard Scholarship please contact the Walking Horse
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Show Results

Woodbury Results

Woodbury Results

Money Tree Classic Results

Money Tree Classic Results

Christmas in July Results

Christmas in July Results

WHOA Jamboree Results

WHOA Jamboree Results

Liberty Lions Show Results

Liberty Lions Show Results

KWHA Ladies Auxiliary Results

KWHA Ladies Auxiliary Results

Germantown Show Results

Germantown Show Results

Columbia Spring Jubilee Results

Columbia Spring Jubilee Results

Fast Spring Showcase Results

Fast Spring Showcase Results

East TN Spring Fling Results

East TN Spring Fling Results

PWHAT High Point Awards

PWHAT HIgh Point Awards

WHOA Schooling Show Results

WHOA Schooling Show Results

EKWRHA High Point Awards

EKWRHA High Point Awards

WHTA Horse of the Year and Riders Cup Awards

WHTA Horse of the Year and Riders Cup Awards

KWRHTA Awards Banquet

KWRHTA Awards Banquet

Obituaries

Obituary – Farrell Hughes

Farrell Hughes, age 89 of Burnsville, went home on Sunday, July 11th, 2021 at Johnson City Medical Center. He was born February 6th, 1932 in the Brush Creek Community to the late Fonze and Susie Fox Hughes. He began working as a young man logging with his father in the mountains near his childhood home.
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Flag Presentation

4G Farm was recently honored when asked to present the American flag at the Willow Brook Pro-Am Golf Tournament that took place in Manchester, Tennessee. Winky Groover showcased “Old Glory” on World Champion and World Grand Champion Command On Parole. Sheryl Crawford is the proud owner. The Willow Brook Pro-Am Golf Tournament was a charitable
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Obituary – Mike Janeway

Mike Edwin Janeway was born on August 1, 1944, in Maryville, TN. He was the son of Oscar Wiley Janeway and Mildred Montgomery Janeway. Mike’s involvement with horses began when he was an infant, because his grandfather, James Calvin Montgomery, always had horses. Mike began showing horses when he was 13 at the Knoxville Fairgrounds
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Obituary – Susannah Borg

Monticello, Florida resident, Nancy Susannah Schmoe Borg, passed away June 8, 2021 in Gainesville, Florida. She was 68 years old. Susannah was born on September 25, 1952 in Adel, Georgia to the late Nancy Young Schmoe and Charles Woodward Schmoe. She grew up at Blackwater Plantation in Quitman, Georgia raising cattle and showing horses. She
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Obituary Mike Janeway

Mike Edwin Janeway was born on August 1, 1944, in Maryville, TN. He was the son of Oscar Wiley Janeway and Mildred Montgomery Janeway. Mike’s involvement with horses began when he was an infant, because his grandfather, James Calvin Montgomery, always had horses. Mike began showing horses when he was 13 at the Knoxville Fairgrounds
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Obituary Susannah Borg

Monticello, Florida resident, Nancy Susannah Schmoe Borg, passed away June 8, 2021 in Gainesville, Florida. She was 68 years old. Susannah was born on September 25, 1952 in Adel, Georgia to the late Nancy Young Schmoe and Charles Woodward Schmoe. She grew up at Blackwater Plantation in Quitman, Georgia raising cattle and showing horses. She
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Equine Obituary – I’m A Hustler

I’m A Hustler passed away on April 24, 2021. The gentle giant was recently purchased by The Jake Jacobs Family for Ally Jo’s Equitation partner under the training and instruction of Leigh Stuart. He was big, beautiful and kind and took many of his riders to the winners’ circle, helping them become world champion equestrians.
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Obituary – Ellynor Fayth Thompson

Ellynor Fayth Thompson was born on March 28, 2021. She was the daughter of Curtis Thompson of Longs, South Carolina and Kendra Hicks of Corbin, Kentucky. Others surviving include her grandparents, Kenny and Regina Hicks of Corbin; Jody and Sandy Livingston and Ricky Thompson all of Longs; her great-grandparents, Jack and Norma Young of Jellico,
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Obituary – Melvin McCormick

Shelbyville resident, Mr. Thomas Melvin McCormick, Sr., age 67, passed away April 19, 2021, at home under the loving care of his family and Hospice Compassus. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel and burial followed at Cothran Cemetery in Rover. Melvin was born on May 28, 1953, in
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Obituary – Judy Young

Judy Tillett Young, of the Wheel Community in Bedford County, Tennessee, passed away on Friday, April 23, 2021 at her home surrounded by her family. She was 67 years old. Judy was born on July 23, 1953, in Shelbyville, Tennessee. She was the daughter of the late Joe Charles and Dorothy Jean Garner Tillett. Judy
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Obituary – Jeff Willis

Jeffery Keith “Jeff” Willis, a resident of Belfast, TN, passed away Thursday, April 8th, 2021, at the age of 56. Funeral services were held Sunday, April 11th, at Jeffcoat Funeral Home in Tallassee, AL, with Rev. Todd Smith officiating. Burial followed in Carrville Cemetery. Jeff was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Willis. He
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Obituary – Deedy Decker

Deedy Sue Decker of Shelbyville, Tennessee went home to be with the Lord on April 17, 2021 at the age of 80. She was born in Mexico, Missouri on July 25, 1940, and was a resident of Omaha, Nebraska before making Shelbyville, Tennessee her home. She was a legend in the Tennessee Walking Horse industry
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Obituary – Thomas Loid

Thomas “Tommy” Earl Loid III, age 32, passed away Saturday March 20, 2021 at his residence in Bowling Green, Kentucky. The Bowling Green native was the son of Tommy Loid Jr. and Robin Jones Loid, and husband of Krista Loid. He was preceded in death by a sister McKenzi Loid, and both grandfathers, Thomas Loid
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Obituary- John Earl “Hoppy” Brown Jr.

John “Hoppy” Earl Brown, Jr., age 72, of Cedar Bluff, Virginia, passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at the Maple Grove Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Home in Lebanon, Virginia following a lengthy battle with cancer. Hoppy was born August 31, 1948 in Richlands, Virginia and was the son of the late John Earl Brown,
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Obituary – Anne Kellam Nicks Williams Rochelle

Anne Kellam Nicks Williams Rochelle, born September 17th, 1930, passed away on March 30th, 2021. Widow of the late James M. Rochelle, she was born and raised in Dickson, Tennessee, the daughter of Carl and Ida Clement Nicks. She was a 1948 graduate of the Ward-Belmont Preparatory School in Nashville. After marrying the late Dr.
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