Martin Mayor Says Door Is Open

It is explicitly clear that the residents of Martin like the direction that the city is headed, said Mayor Randy Brundige after winning re-election. “I want to acknowledge my opponent and his team for a hard-fought race, and I want his supporters and him to know that I have an open-door policy,” he said. “During…

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Delta Regional Pledges $850K to MTD Expansion

As MTD prepares to expand its product line, its facility and its workforce in Martin and the surrounding area, a consortium of federal and state funding will provide the majority of the funds needed. The City of McKenzie will use funds from the same source to help locate a new manufacturing business in its industrial…

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Weakley County Relay for Life Honorary Chair – Joe Lafaro

When Joe Lafaro worked in the sports information office at UTM, he was accustomed to 14-16 hour-days, climbing steps to the press box and back down again to the field multiple times. Now, because of a rare cancer, Joe no longer walks unaided, and his hint of a New York accent is slow and sometimes…

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