News

  • AWHLA 8th Annual Horse Show Class Sheet March 13, 2019AWHLA 8th Annual Horse Show – 050419
  • Welcome to the World March 4, 2019Mason and Amy Beth Gassaway have welcomed their first child into the world. Madelyn Elizabeth (Madi Beth) Gassaway made her grand entrance on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. She weighed 7lbs and 13oz and measured 20.5 inches long. The Scoop congratulates the growing Gassaway Family.
  • TWHBEA News March 4, 2019It’s the March Madness Membership Giveaway!! When you buy a new or upgrade an existing membership during the month of March, you earn a chance to win a LIFETIME membership to TWHBEA. This is a $1200 value so don’t miss out on this awesome opportunity.  
  • SCWHA Trail Ride Announced March 4, 2019The South Carolina Walking Horse Association is having a trail ride April 27 at Lee State Park in Bishopville. This event is open to all members and non members. Admission will be $10.00. A food truck will be available. For more information contact Darlene Buckner.  
  • Obituary – Betty Hurt Smith March 4, 2019Betty Jo Stinson Hurt Smith passed away at Methodist Medical Center Thursday February 21, 2019. She was 84 years old. Betty was born in Falkville, Alabama on September 20, 1934 to Kenneth and Allie Tillery Stinson. She attended Oak Ridge High School where she was a cheerleader. Betty was founder and owner/operator of Apex Office ...
  • Obituary – Bill Chapman March 4, 2019WILLIAM REYNOLDS CHAPMAN, III, (Bill) a resident of Huntsville, Alabama, and formerly of Troy, Alabama, went home to be with the Lord on February 24, 2019, after a brief illness with cancer. Dr. Chapman was born May 26, 1953, to William Reynolds Chapman, Jr. (W.R.) and Octavia Windham Chapman (Hootie) of Troy. He was preceded ...
  • National Trainers Show Judges March 4, 2019The Walking Horse Trainers’ Association has announced their judges’ panel for the 51st Annual National Trainers’ Show. Marking the cards will be Derek Bonner, Brent Grider and Wayne Dean. The three-night horse show will be held March 21-23 at the Calsonic Arena. For more information, contact Marcia Allison at 931-684-5866 or Dean Byard at 615-582-2364.
  • Predator Found at McNatts March 4, 2019Former Nashville Predator Pro Hockey Player, Mike Fisher recently made a stop in Fayetteville, Tennessee at the Bobby McNatt Farm. Fisher bought a Bojangles gelding for his family. The McNatt family, along with Fisher’s family, is looking forward to some great trail rides in the future. Mike Fisher is married to award winning country music ...
  • Kesselring Opens Boutique In Shelbyville March 4, 2019Kailin Kesselring will officially open the doors to K. Ellen Boutique at 716 N. Main Street , on March 8. This new clothing boutique will have both women and men’s clothing and the location is adjacent to KFC. She will host her Grand Opening event on Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 10:00am- 4:00 pm.  Stop ...
  • Kentucky USDA Clinic March 4, 2019Kentucky will be the host state of the next compliance session hosted by the United States Department of Agriculture. The discussion session will be held on Saturday, March 9th from 10:00am to noon. It will be located at the Madison County Fairgrounds. Topics discussed will be related to compliance and non-compliance horses associated to the ...
  • Equine Obituary- The Phantom Menace March 4, 2019The Phantom Menace passed away February 24, 2019. The 19 year owned was owned and loved by Thom Meek. He was sired by Masquerading and out of the Hytone’s Energizer mare, Black Cotton. Before Meek took ownership, The Phantom Menace was owned by Dee Dee Sale. He began his show career in 2002 as a ...
  • Obituary – John Raymond Schmidt February 20, 2019 Funeral services for John Raymond Schmidt, age 81, of Normandy, were held February 8, 2019, in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Pastor Jamie Pine officiating. Burial followed at Willow Mount Cemetery. Mr. Schmidt passed from this life Monday, February 4, 2019, at Community Care of Rutherford County. Born July 26, 1937, in Brooklyn, New ...
  • Obituary – Brenda Dunn February 20, 2019 Brenda Dunn, age 65 of Castalian Springs, passed away suddenly February 3, 2019. Brenda was born on March 15, 1953 to the late James Wesley Banes and the late Odie Bell Elliott Banes. She graduated with her nursing degree from the University of Tennessee at Nashville and was a Registered Nurse in the Nashville area ...
  • Obituary – Robert “Bob” Garner February 20, 2019 Robert L. (Bob) Garner was born July 16, 1931, the oldest of three children to the late Lillie Iris Lee Garner and William Chester Garner. A veteran of the United States Air Force, Bob received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee in 1957. In 1959, he received a Certified ...
  • Correction February 20, 2019 In the January issue we inadvertently posted Skywalk’s Threat as winning the WHAA Youth Pony Reserve High Point award. We apologize for this error. The correct win is the WHAA Youth Pony Hight Point Champion.