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Union City, Tenn.— Green Plains Inc. recently announced a $100,000 donation to the Obion County Fair Association Tornado Relief Fund. This donation will be used to assist those Obion County residents affected by the December 2021 tornadoes. The funds are to be dispersed through the United Way of Obion County.

Annual Day on the Hill

We were able to attend the 110th annual meeting on February 22nd for the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The keynote speaker was Burke Nihill, Tennessee Titans President and CEO.

Adult Leadership Obion County Education Day

The Adult Leadership Obion County class enjoyed Education Day on February 2nd. The class was able to visit local elementary and high schools as well as the Tennessee College of Applied Technology - Union City campus. It was a great day learning about education in our community!

Sweetheart Boxes

Are you looking for that unique Valentine's gift?

Help support people who have been impacted by the December 10th tornadoes while also getting the best gift for your loved ones.

White Squirrel Winery

Once again this year, The Tennessee Magazine asked readers to identify their favorites across the state — everything from milkshakes to scenic drives to flea markets and wineries— the answers came pouring in. And this year's winner of the 2021 Best of Tennessee Readers’ Choice Awards West Tennessee Winery... White Squirrel Winery.

31 Under 31

Be sure to nominate someone/apply to be recognized as a young professional in Obion County under the age of 31. This is a great opportunity to expand your network with other young professionals in the area as well as be recognized for your contributions to the community.

Delta Leadership Institute

Brooke Simmons recently graduated from the Delta Leadership Institute on January 12th. The DLI Executive Academy trains leaders from diverse backgrounds, sectors, and industries to improve the economic competitiveness and social viability of the Mississippi River Delta and Alabama Black Belt.

January Happenings

In January there were so many exciting things going on! We went to Chicago, IL, had the Central FFA team present at a Chamber meeting, and enjoyed a presentation by Mark Herbison.

Senator Blackburn

Senator Marsha Blackburn (pictured in middle), visited Obion County to tour the damage from December tornadoes. She then attended a roundtable discussion hosted at White Squirrel Winery in Kenton.

Adult Leadership Medical Day

The Adult Leadership Obion County class enjoyed Medical Day on January 5th. The class visited Kizer Pharmacy, Dynamix Physical Therapy, Align Chiropractic, West TN Bone, and Joint and Carey Counseling Center. They were also able to hear speakers from the staff at Baptist Memorial Hospital - Union City.