Jack Daniel Announces Bid For District 39 House Seat

Monday, April 28, 2014

Jack Daniel has announced his candidacy for state representative in District 39. District 39 encompasses Moore and parts of Franklin and Marion counties. Mr. Daniel and his wife Debbi have five children and reside in Huntland where they are lifelong residents.

Mr. Daniel graduated from Huntland High School where he played football.  Upon graduation from MTSU with a B.S. Degree in Chemistry, he was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers where he served for 28 years rising to the rank of lieutenant colonel. He subsequently worked as an engineer in the aerospace/defense industry, developing integrated systems for the Skylab. He later worked in the automobile parts manufacturing industry, chemical industry, nuclear power industry, and returned to the aerospace/defense industry where he served as a quality assurance director. 

Campaign officials said, "Jack was trained by our military to be a leader in the military and in the private sector where he trained entire staffs from top to bottom on how to operate their businesses more effectively, efficiently, and with greater sales, profitability, and customer satisfaction. Jack wants to put these skills to work as a freshman State Representative. Jack will bring effective, senior leadership with Tennessee values to the General Assembly."

Mr. Daniel has served in elected office as an alderman for the town of Huntland, Tn., and on its industrial board. He also prepared grant proposals and supervised the police department. He has served his hometown as vice president and president of the Huntland High School Alumni Association. 

Mr. Daniel said he is ready for the challenges of this position. He believes Tennessee will be a better place when we take the words of President Kennedy to heart,  “Ask not what your country can do for you, but ask what you can do for your country.”


Couple Ganged After Arranging To Sell PlayStations Via Letgo App

Two men and a woman have been charged in an incident in which a couple said they were robbed, ganged and threatened with a gun after meeting to sell PS3 and PS4 PlayStations for $200. The couple said the deal was set up through the app Letgo that is used for selling items to individuals. They said it was arranged that they meet with the potential buyer, Charley Daniel, on ... (click for more)

Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: ADKINS, THOMAS PRESTON  3101 DALTON PIKE CLEVELAND, 37323  Age at Arrest: 37 years old Arresting Agency: Collegedale Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s) --- BEELER, RAYMOND LEWIS  6902 MOCKINBIRD LANE HARRISON, 37341  Age at Arrest: 58 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton ... (click for more)

A Light Rain Began To Fall

Around noon Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the most powerful nation on Earth after a long and sometimes bitter campaign where 17 GOP candidates of his own party and two of the opposing party competed for the honor.   Thousands rejoiced in the Washington D.C. streets while policemen who had come along with national guardsmen pushed ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: A Lady Remembers Rex

Kevin Roden sits on the City Council in Denton, Texas (think the Dallas-Fort Worth airport area in the northeastern part of the state) and he is gearing up to run for a third term this spring. He’s already got his website up and, while the election isn’t until April, he writes on his blog every now and then. Last month he let his wife take a turn at it, which brings us to yesterday’s ... (click for more)

Bradley Girls, Cleveland Boys Post Big 5-3A Wins

CLEVELAND, Tenn. – At this juncture in the District 5-3A basketball season, the No. 1 question around District 5-3A is can anyone slow down the Bradley Central girls and Cleveland boys? About 3,000 fans that packed Raider Arena on Friday night probably left feeling like the No. 1-ranked Bearettes and No. 3 Blue Raiders are entrenched atop the league standings and are possibly ... (click for more)

Arts & Sciences Shows Improvement In Win Over Silverdale Baptist

When the Arts & Sciences and Silverdale Baptist boys’ basketball teams met for the first time this season, the Patriots fought to pull out a 10-point victory in the District 5-A game. For Friday’s rematch, CSAS wanted to prove that it had improved since that Nov. 29 matchup, and it only took one quarter for the Patriots to do just that. Coach Mark Dragoo’s ... (click for more)