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Magness Library receives $3,403 grant
The State of Tennessee has awarded Magness Library a Library Technology Grant totaling $3,403. The money will be used to purchase a new computer for the librarys genealogy room. Pictured, from left, are Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett, library board chair Pat Bigbee, state Rep. Judd Matheny, library director Brad Walker, library tech Johnathan Chisam, and state Rep. Paul Sherrell.
Secretary of State Tre Hargett presented a grant check to Magness Library on Thursday.The grant was one of two presented that day. The second went to a library in Coffee County. Distributed through the Tennessee State Library and Archives, the grants will fund library technology upgrades.“These are more than investments in new computers.