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The Richeson Family Whig’s Defeat quilt is part of our vintage quilt collection and can be viewed in the showcase within the parlor of the McMinn County Living Heritage Museum.



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Ronald R. Patterson, 78, of Lenoir City, and formerly of McMin…

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Bobbie Loren Mason, 82, of Benton, passed away on Sunday, Oct.…

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• Dale Freeman, 58, of 801 Million St., Athens, was arrested on Oct. 17 by the McMinn County Sheriff’s Department and charged with a criminal summons. He was released without bond and faces a date in General Sessions Court on Oct. 21. Read more