The Lenox Time Table Area News

Lenox City Council approves increase in natural gas rates

The Lenox City Council talked about vacating an alley, approved an increase in natural gas rates, approved the purchase of a pickup for the gas department, and approved the budget for the fiscal year 2019/2020 at their March 11 meeting. At the February 25 meeting, Dan and Chelsie Zech had requested to purchase the alley…

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Fast Facts about Agriculture

By American Farm Bureau Federation 2.1 million farms dot America’s rural landscape. About 99 percent of U.S. farms are operated by families – individuals, family partnerships or family corporations. One U.S. farm feeds 165 people annually in the U.S. and abroad. The global population is expected to increase by 9.7 billion by 2050, which means…

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Lenox cosmetologist retires

After working as a cosmetologist for 66 years, I, Verna Morris of Lenox, have set March 31 as my retirement date. This has been a bitter, sweet decision because I will desperately miss my many loyal customers, but will enjoy the extra time that I will be able to spend with my husband, children, and…

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Lenox School Board explores hiring a school resource officer

The Lenox School Board explored hiring a school resource officer, reviewed bids for Phase II of the HVAC project, approved hirings and resignations, okayed a long list of budget requests from the elementary and secondary principals, and approved contracts for certified and support staff at their meeting held on March 13. School Resource Officer Administrators…

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