Sanders charged with killing husband

     Jerri Lynn Sanders, 44, is accused of stabbing her husband, John Wayne Sanders, 61, with a kitchen knife Tuesday evening, October 17, reports Sequatchie County Sheriff Ronnie Hitchcock. She remains in custody at the Sequatchie County Justice Center for criminal homicide after being denied bond during an October 18 hearing.      The Sheriff said the suspect…

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Change made on BTC Board of Directors

Over 550 votes were cast at the annual Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative (BTC) meeting on Thursday morning, October 12, giving newcomer Dion (Don) Ault, Jr. a spot on the Board of Directors alongside incumbent John Lee Downey. For more, see the October 19 issue of The Dunlap Tribune.

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Fire displaces family while one was helping others

A Daus family lost their home in a fire while one of them was helping victims of a hurricane. The home of Glenda Hankins was destroyed on Friday night, October 13. Bob and Leanne Raber were also living at the home along with their three children. For more, see the October 19 issue of The…

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    Names will be added to Veterans Park Wall

    All day
    Sequatchie County Veterans Memorial Park

    Names will be added to the wall at the Sequatchie County Veterans Memorial Park in October. If you are a veteran, honorably discharged or currently serving in the military and are a resident of Sequatchie County, and would like your name or a name of a loved one on the wall, bring a copy of the DD-214 or current orders, along with a check or cash of $100. The office is located at 171 Church Street, Dunlap, and is open on Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Mailing address is P.O. Box 1565, Dunlap, TN, 37327-1565. Signature bricks will be added in October for $50 each and are available for anyone to purchase. For more information, call 423-949-9000.

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    Chapel Hill Golf Tourney to be held October 1

    7:00 am-5:00 pm
    Fall Creek Falls Golf Course

    The Chapel Hill United Methodist Church Golf Tournament is planned for Saturday, October 1 at the Fall Creek Falls Golf Course. Registration is from 7:00 to 8:00 a.m., with tee time is at 8:00 a.m. A special invitation is extended to all churches to enter teams. All proceeds from the tournament will go to the church’s youth programs. To register, call 949-4847.