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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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WHOA-HIO Approved for Kentucky Horse Breeders’ Incentive Fund Eligible shows

The Walking Horse Owners’ Association (WHOA) is proud to announce that the WHOA-HIO has been approved by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission to affiliate shows that are eligible to distribute prize monies from the Kentucky Horse Breeders’ Incentive Fund. With this approval, the WHOA-HIO becomes the fourth approved horse Industry organization in the program. Established
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William “Billy”Richard Gaw, MD Obituary

Nashville, TN – Dr. William “Billy” Richard Gaw, MD died suddenly at home on August 7, 2015 from a heart condition. Dr. Gaw was born in Gainesboro, TN on March 23, 1941. He moved to Nashville at age 15 and was a graduate of Hillsboro High School. He married his high school sweetheart Linda Dorsey
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North Carolina Championship Show Releases Judges

The North Carolina Championships, scheduled for October 8-10, has released their judging panel for this year’s event. Steve Beam, Brandye Mills, and Bill Young will be marking the cards for the annual event. The show will be held at the Western North Carolina Ag. Center located in Fletcher, NC. For additional information contact Terri Mosley
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Linda Horton Culbreth Obituary

Linda Horton Culbreth “Lynn” MOORESVILLE – Linda “Lynn” Horton Culbreth, Mooresville, NC passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2015 surrounded by friends and family. She was born in Mecklenburg County, to the late Herman Lester and Ruth Walter Horton. Mrs. Culbreth was a graduate of Myers Park High School in Charlotte, attended Peace College in
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2015 TWHNC Entry Forms Deadline

Entry forms are available on the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration website TWHNC.com make sure to get yours in before the August 4,2015 at 5:00 pm deadline.

Jim Woodburn Obituary

Sacramento, KY – James “Jim” V. Woodburn, age 78, died at his residence July 24, 2015. Jim was born March 24, 1937 in Sacramento and was a farmer and horseman. He was a member of the Sacramento Baptist Church, a member of the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeder Association and a Army veteran. Jim was preceded
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I’m Sky High Jose’ Obituary

I’m Sky High Jose’ passed away on July 3, 2015 due to complications with colic at the age of 7. This beautiful mare was bred, raised and owned by Donna and Darryle Thompson of Collins, Mississippi. I’m Sky High Jose’ was foaled on October 4, 2007, by Skyliner and out of Josefina. For all that
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WWHA Update

The following changes have been made: August 15, 2015 the Wisconsin Fox Valley Classic is to be held at Salm’s Hickory Hill Farm, Inc., 3931 Larsen Road, Larsen, WI 54947 September 12, 2015 the Wisconsin Fall Finale is to be held at Salm’s Hickory Hill Farm, Inc., 3931 Larsen Road, Larsen, WI 54947. Show held
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Wade Huntley Obituary

Rutherfordton, NC – Reverend Wade H. Huntley, a Godly man, age 88, of Holly Springs community of Rutherfordton, NC, died Thursday, July 23, 2015, at Holly Springs Senior Citizens Home. Preacher Wade was the son of the late Jesse and Nancy Huntley. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brothers; Rev.
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REVISED Marshall County Horseman’s Horseshow

revised marshall county class sheet

TWHBEA Supports Fiona Rose Murphy Foundation Trail Ride & EXCA National Championship

On the hottest weekend of 2015 thus far, the Fiona Rose Murphy Foundation, Legacy Radio and the Southern Obstacle Challenge Association held a weekend full of events at Circle E Ranch in Belvidere, TN. On June 4-7 over 300 equestrian riders representing more than 15 states came together, competed in the obstacle challenge, and rode
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Bob Gray Featured by TWHBEA

The Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders’ and Exhibitors’ Association recently contracted with a local artist named Bob Gray. Mr. Gray is a multi-talented artist known for his keen, brightly-colored, and insightful portrayals of Americana, and Tennessee life and culture. Bob hails from Paint Rock, TN having been reared on his grandparents’ farm without electricity or running
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Belfast Show

BELFAST MAKES CHANGE IN JUDGING Due to a business conflict, Brandy Mills has excused himself from judging the Belfast TWHBEA Lions Club show on July 31, 2015. Russ Thompson replaces Brandy Mills as the judge. He carries an “AAA” license that also has Pleasure, Versatility, and Equitation designations. The Belfast Horse Show is proud to
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2015 TWHBEA Scholarship Winners

Sarah Elizabeth Conti of Odum, Georgia. is the daughter of Rebecca Kirk-Conti. This year’s recipient of the TWHBEA Scholarship plans on becoming a biochemist and working with the CDC creating new vaccines. Anna Kaminski of Holly Springs, North Carolina, is the daughter of David and Krista Kaminski and will also receive a 2015 TWHBEA Scholarship.
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Show Results

Wartrace Results

Wartrace Results

International Pleasure and Colt Championship Results

International Pleasure and Colt Championship Results

Fentress County Results

Fentress County Results

Fayetteville Results

Fayetteville Results

ETWHA Ladies Auxiliary Results

ETWHA Ladies Auxiliary Results

Belfast Results

Belfast Results

Baileyton, AL Results

Baileyton, AL Results

Putnam County Results

Putnam County Results

Athens, AL Results

Sam Gibbons Results

Waynesville Results

Waynesville Results

Marshall County Results

Marshall County Results

Pulaski, TN Results

Pulaski, TN Results

West Virginia State Championship Results

West Virginia State Championship results

Money Tree Classic Results

Money Tree Classic results

Mid South Horse Show Results

Mid South Horse Show results

Obituaries

William “Billy”Richard Gaw, MD Obituary

Nashville, TN – Dr. William “Billy” Richard Gaw, MD died suddenly at home on August 7, 2015 from a heart condition. Dr. Gaw was born in Gainesboro, TN on March 23, 1941. He moved to Nashville at age 15 and was a graduate of Hillsboro High School. He married his high school sweetheart Linda Dorsey
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Linda Horton Culbreth Obituary

Linda Horton Culbreth “Lynn” MOORESVILLE – Linda “Lynn” Horton Culbreth, Mooresville, NC passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2015 surrounded by friends and family. She was born in Mecklenburg County, to the late Herman Lester and Ruth Walter Horton. Mrs. Culbreth was a graduate of Myers Park High School in Charlotte, attended Peace College in
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Jim Woodburn Obituary

Sacramento, KY – James “Jim” V. Woodburn, age 78, died at his residence July 24, 2015. Jim was born March 24, 1937 in Sacramento and was a farmer and horseman. He was a member of the Sacramento Baptist Church, a member of the Tennessee Walking Horse Breeder Association and a Army veteran. Jim was preceded
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I’m Sky High Jose’ Obituary

I’m Sky High Jose’ passed away on July 3, 2015 due to complications with colic at the age of 7. This beautiful mare was bred, raised and owned by Donna and Darryle Thompson of Collins, Mississippi. I’m Sky High Jose’ was foaled on October 4, 2007, by Skyliner and out of Josefina. For all that
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Wade Huntley Obituary

Rutherfordton, NC – Reverend Wade H. Huntley, a Godly man, age 88, of Holly Springs community of Rutherfordton, NC, died Thursday, July 23, 2015, at Holly Springs Senior Citizens Home. Preacher Wade was the son of the late Jesse and Nancy Huntley. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brothers; Rev.
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LINDA S. MCCORMICK OBITUARY

LINDA S. MCCORMICK Linda S. McCormick, age 73, of Auburn, passed away Sunday, July 12, 2015, at Bethany House. She was born in McMinnville, Tennessee, on October 6, 1941, to Fred and Vera Bennett Swann. Mrs. McCormick had been a resident of Auburn since 1944. She was a member of the Auburn United Methodist Church
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Anita Louise Crowder obituary

A grave side service will be held for Anita Louise Crowder, age 71 of Shelbyville, 12:00 noon Monday June 29, 2015 at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens with Bro. Scotty Sorrells officiating. Mrs. Crowder passed from this life Friday June 26, 2015 at home surrounded by her family. Visitation will be held 4-7pm Sunday June 28, 2015
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Nestor Stewart obituary

McMinnville, TN resident and DeKalb County, TN native H. Nestor Stewart, age 87, was born March 31, 1928 and died June 23, 2015 at Raintree Manor following a brief illness. The founder and owner of Stewart’s Pharmacy and a member of Central Church of Christ, he was the son of the late Homer Hobson and
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Obituary Bruce Hankins

Mr. Bobby Bruce Hankins, 60, of Lewisburg died Saturday, June 6th, at Marshall Medical Center. He was a horse trainer for over 35 years; a truck driver for Marshall County Waste Management; member of the Walking Horse Trainers Association and a member of the Baptist Church. He was the son of the late Bobby and
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Obituary Judy Stamey Jones

Judy Stamey Jones, age 65, passed away peacefully at her home on June 14, 2015. She was born in Haywood County and was the daughter of the late Wayne and Jane Gregory Stamey. She was also preceded in death by a son-in-law, Robert Holcombe. Judy was owner of Judy Jones Trucking in Fletcher, North Carolina
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Eldridge “El” Blackwell Obituary

Eldridge I. “El”, 87, of Greer, SC, and widower of Edna Wood Blackwell, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at his home surrounded by his family. El was born in Holly Springs, the son of the late R.F. “Uncle Bob” and Cecilia Gosnell Blackwell. He was a graduate of
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Yokley Obituary

Wendell Steve Yokley, age 65, died on Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Maury Regional Hospital at Columbia, TN. He was born in Ethridge, TN on November 29, 1949, retired from Maremont Gabriel Corp., his parents were the late Felix Ross and Era Mae Davis Yokley, he was preceded in death by brothers, Dalton and Buddy
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Obituary – Wendell Steve Yokley

Wendell Steve Yokley, age 65, died on Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Maury Regional Hospital at Columbia, TN. He was born in Ethridge, TN on November 29, 1949, retired from Maremont Gabriel Corp., his parents were the late Felix Ross and Era Mae Davis Yokley, he was preceded in death by brothers, Dalton and Buddy
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Brice Edwin Baucom Obituary

Brice Edwin “Eddie” Baucom, 76 years of age, of Monroe, NC, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 with his family by his side. Eddie was born October 16, 1938 in Union County to the late Ed Baucom and the late Bonnie Little Baucom. He was also preceded in death by sister, Doris Tarlton.
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Dr. Edward Rosser Wall Jr. Obituary

Dr. Edward Rosser Wall Jr., 82, died Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at his home in Oxford, MS. Waller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Born in Newton, MS, Dr. Wall was a retired Professor and ADMINISTRATOR at Hinds Community College. He was a long time member of Providence Presbyterian Church in Shelbyville, TN. Dr.
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