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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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Campbell Will Judge Woodbury

The Woodbury Lions Club Horse Show will be held Saturday, July 2nd at the Woodbury, Tennessee Fairgrounds. Show officials have selected Ross Campbell to mark the cards for their 86th annual event.

Jerry Sumners Asking For Prayers

Jerry Sumners recently fell and broke his hip. Following this accident, he had surgery to repair the fractures. Jerry would appreciate your prayers as he regains strength during his rehabilitation and recovery.

Cornersville Selects Judge

The 74th Annual Cornersville Lions Club Horse Show will be held on July 15th at the Lions Club Show Grounds in Cornersville, Tennessee. Show management has selected Jerry Collier from Russellville, Alabama to serve as judge. For more information on this year’s Cornersville Lions Club Horse Show, contact Bobby McDaniel at 931-993-3237.

Flag Presentation

For the second year, Winky Groover and 4 the Glory Farm proudly had the honor of presenting the American flag for the opening ceremonies for the Willow Brook Pro-Am Golf Tournament. This charity event benefits the Coffee County Jr. Pro Golf Association. The presentation was made on multi WGC and multi WC Command On Parole,
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Obituary-Sherry Gorman Sanderson

Sherry Gorman Sanderson of Pulaski, Tennessee passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 29th, 2022. She was born in Magee, Mississippi on June 30th, 1959 to her late parents, Mildred Ballard Gorman & James William Gorman. Sherry was a cradle Catholic, raised in Jackson, Mississippi and in 1988 made Pulaski, Tennessee her home. Sherry dedicated her
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Walking Horse Trainer’s Association Makes Donation to The Center For Family Development

On Wednesday, May 25, 2022, the Walking Horse Trainers’ Association presented The Center for Family Development a check for $7,000.00. The proceeds were from the National Trainer’s Show that was held in March. The Center for Family Development is located in Shelbyville, TN, and has been serving families since 1995. Since then, The Center has
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Obituary- Marie Brundige

Marie Brundige, age 94, of Sugar Grove, IL, passed peacefully into the arms of her Savior, Tuesday, May 10, 2022. She was born February 2, 1928, in Oak Park, IL, to proud parents, Paul and Alida Koch. Marie grew up in Oak Park and attended local schools. She graduated from Oak Park High School where
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United We Stand Horse Show announced for Tunica

There’s a new show being planned for Tunica, Mississippi thanks to the efforts of several industry organizations including the Foundation for the Advancement and Support of the Tennessee Walking Show Horse (FAST), The Celebration, the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders’ & Exhibitors’ Association (TWHBEA) and the Walking Horse Trainers’ Association (WHTA). The United We Stand Horse
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Obituary- Grover Blaylock

Grover Richardson Blaylock, age 61, passed away on May 9, 2022, surrounded by his loving family and friends. Grover was born in Birmingham, Alabama, to Dr. Harry Isham Blaylock, Jr. and Mary Little Murchison Blaylock on February 4, 1961. He graduated from Shades Valley High School and The University of Alabama, where he was a
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Columbia Jubilee Announces Changes

The Columbia Spring Jubilee will take place June 2-4, 2022, at the Maury County Parks & Recreation in Columbia, Tennessee. Show management has announced the following change to their class schedule for Class 31. Originally it was a Riders’ Cup class but is now Amateur Trail Pleasure. Officials have also announced that Chris Bobo will
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Strides Against Cancer

Attention: Strides Against Cancer – Brodhead, KY has changed its show date to July 15th to avoid conflicting with other shows.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TWHBEA

On May 11th, the staff of the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders’ and Exhibitors’ Association joined together celebrating TWHBEA’s 87th birthday.

TWHBEA Youth Judging Contest Returns, NEW DATE AND LOCATION ANNOUNCED

This year’s Tennessee Walking Horse Youth Judging Contest will be held on Wednesday, June 1, at Miller Coliseum in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The contest was traditionally held during the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration, but has not taken place the past two years due to Covid. This year’s return of the contest will be in conjunction
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Columbia Spring Jubilee

The 71st Annual Columbia Spring Jubilee will be held June 2-4, 2022 at the historic show grounds at the Maury County Parks & Recreation. Show organizers have selected Mike Hilley, Alan McQuerry and Amy Trimble will serve as judges.

Christmas In July Selects Judges

The Christmas In July Horse Show, scheduled for June 28-30, has selected Chris Bobo, Johnny Puckett and Paul Robbins to mark the cards for this year’s event. This show will take place at the Bedford County Ag center in Shelbyville, Tennessee. For more information on the show, contact Carol Missildine at 919-437-6597.

Show Results

Spring Fun Show Results

Spring Fun Show Results

PWHAT Show Results

PWHAT Show Results

EAST TN CLASSIC RESULTS

EAST TN CLASSIC RESULTS

Columbia Spring Jubilee Results

Columbia Spring Jubilee Results

VWRHOA Chatham Virginia Results

VWRHOA Chatham Virginia Results

SMOKY MOUNTAIN SHOW Results

SMOKY MOUNTAIN SHOW Results

NWHA REGIONAL SHOW Results

NWHA REGIONAL SHOW Results

NSSHA Results

NSSHA Results

MIDSOUTH -PARKERS CROSSROADS Results

MIDSOUTH -PARKERS CROSSROADS Results

KWHA Juvenile Auxillary Results

KWHA Juvenile Auxillary Results

WHOA Gallatin Results

WHOA Gallatin Results

West TN Strawberry Festival Results

West TN Strawberry Festival Results

Walking for Cancer Results

Walking for Cancer Results

SCHS Tennis Teams Results

SCHS Tennis Teams Results

RHBAA Racking Celebration Results

RHBAA Racking Celebration Results

Obituaries

Obituary-Sherry Gorman Sanderson

Sherry Gorman Sanderson of Pulaski, Tennessee passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 29th, 2022. She was born in Magee, Mississippi on June 30th, 1959 to her late parents, Mildred Ballard Gorman & James William Gorman. Sherry was a cradle Catholic, raised in Jackson, Mississippi and in 1988 made Pulaski, Tennessee her home. Sherry dedicated her
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Obituary- Marie Brundige

Marie Brundige, age 94, of Sugar Grove, IL, passed peacefully into the arms of her Savior, Tuesday, May 10, 2022. She was born February 2, 1928, in Oak Park, IL, to proud parents, Paul and Alida Koch. Marie grew up in Oak Park and attended local schools. She graduated from Oak Park High School where
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Obituary- Grover Blaylock

Grover Richardson Blaylock, age 61, passed away on May 9, 2022, surrounded by his loving family and friends. Grover was born in Birmingham, Alabama, to Dr. Harry Isham Blaylock, Jr. and Mary Little Murchison Blaylock on February 4, 1961. He graduated from Shades Valley High School and The University of Alabama, where he was a
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Obituary- Larry Wheelon

Larry Joe Wheelon, Sr. passed away on April 28, 2022. He was 77 years old. His parents, Paul and Lillie Wheelon, precede him in death along with his step-mother, Hester Wheelon, a brother Sydney Wheelon and premature twin daughters. Survivors include his loving wife of nearly 59 years, Linda. She has devoted her life to
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Obituary – Harbert Alexander

Harbert Lee Rice Alexander, Sr., long time banker and civic leader, passed away on April 24, 2022. He was 82 years old. A native of Jackson, he graduated from Jackson High in 1957. Following high school, he earned a bachelor’s degree from Virginia Military Institute and a graduate degree from Rutgers University in Princeton, New
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Obituary- Edward Roscoe Breedlove

Edward Roscoe Breedlove, age 87, of Sugar Hill, Georgia passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, Forrest and Ruby Breedlove; father and mother-in-law, Otis and Pearl Davis; brother and sister-in-law, Guy and Frieda Breedlove; brothers and sisters-in-law, Dolphus and Christine Davis, Olwen and Meareal Bagley, Jack Herrington,
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Obituary- Emile F. DeKeyser

Emile F DeKeyser passed away quietly on March 31, 2022. He was born in Belgium on November 26, 1943 and lived in the United States since 1978. He served in the Merchant Marines, traveling the world. His education was extensive. He had a knack for engineering and loved solving mechanical problems, designing and inventing items.
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Equine Obituary – John FK’s Pusher

January 8, 1997-March 20, 2022 John F K’s Pusher, Homer to those who knew and loved him, passed away peacefully in his sleep on March 20, 2022. He was owned and loved by Bruce and Robin MacDonald. His retirement and wonderful care was provided by Justin Harris and family at their home and farm. He
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Obituary- Ben Brogdon

Benjamin Coy (“Ben”) Brogdon went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022 after a long battle with multiple illnesses. Ben came from the small North Florida Panhandle town of Wewahitchka, Florida. At the age of 14, he met the love of his life Lynda; they married as young teenagers and became
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Obituary – Donald Todd

Donald Eugene Todd passed away on Monday, March 28th, 2022, at his home in Richmond, Kentucky. He was 71 years old. Donald was born in Richmond on September 13th, 1950, to the late Augustus Todd Sr. and Bessie Mae Lovett Todd. He was the owner/operator of Donald Todd Trucking. Donald was of the Baptist faith
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Obituary – Jerry Swallows

Jerry D. Swallows of Baxter, Tennessee passed from this life at St. Thomas after fighting an extended illness with the help of his devoted wife of 57 years, Linda (Nash) Swallows. He is survived by daughters Lisa (m. David Uhrik) and Karen (m. Shane Allen), along with their children and grandchildren and was preceded in
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Obituary- Doug Toone

Shelbyville, Tennessee resident Doug Toone, father of Walking Horse trainer, Laurie Toone, passed away on February 14, 2022. A full obituary will be posted when it becomes available. The Scoop sends our deepest condolences to the Toone Family.

Obituary- Jeffery Todd Duke

Jeffery Todd Duke was born in Alabaster, Alabama on October 1, 1963 to the late Patsy Brown Duke and Dr. Warren Cecil Duke Sr. He passed away in Dickson, Tennessee on February 22, 2022 at the age of 58. Jeff was a senior ecologist and a member of the Liberty Hill Church of Christ in
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Equine Obituary – Hey, Tomcat

Hey, Tomcat, the two-time World Champion and three-time Reserve World Grand Champion passed from this life on February 20th from an aneurism at Jamie Lawrence Stables in Vinemont, Alabama. The champion was owned and loved by Roy and Joan Wester of Odenville, Alabama. Hey, Tomcat had an outstanding final season during the 2021 show year.
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Obituary- Michael Jones

Michael Alban Jones passed away on Thursday, January 27th, peacefully surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Ann, son Douglas (Carla), daughter Beth and grandson Tyson, brother Tommy, sisters Molly, Gail, Patty and Della and numerous nieces and nephews. Michael was born in 1940 to Willard and Elizabeth
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