Abandoned dog gets new home

A dog reportedly dropped off is now in a new home, and a charge of animal cruelty was filed against Charles Lester Dean, 63. For more, see the March 15 issue of The Dunlap Tribune.

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Key arrested in school threat, statutory rape

A young Dunlap man accused of making a threat to Sequatchie County High was charged with filing a false report. During an interview with police, he reportedly admitted to having unlawful physical contact with a teen. Zachary Damian Key, 19, now faces an additional charge of statutory rape. For more, see the March 15 issue…

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  • All day

    The staff of Legal Aid of East Tennessee (LAET) will be at the Sequatchie County Courthouse on Wednesday, August 2 at 9:30 a.m. Anyone having legal problems may qualify for free legal assistance with housing/mortgage/foreclosure, consumer, health benefits/food stamps, family, unemployment and senior. Applicants must meet federal poverty and LAET priority guidelines. For more information, call (423) 756-4013.

  • 9:00 am-1:00 pm

    Sequatchie Youth Soccer Association signups for ages 4-18 will be held Saturday, August 5 and 12 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on the SYSA field. Prices are $55 for the first child and $5 off for each additional sibling. For more information, call 315-7436. T31S32

  • 11:00 am-1:00 pm

    Decoration at Cagle Mt. Pleasant Cemetery is planned for Saturday, August 5. A business meeting will be held at 11:00 a.m., followed by a covered dish lunch. Donations are needed for the upkeep of the cemetery. If unable to attend, donations can be sent to Lora Farley, 1589 McCarver Loop, Dunlap, TN 37327. T31

  • 2:00 pm-5:00 pm

    There will be a reunion of the Cagle Elementary School alumni on Saturday, August 5 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the community center. Please bring pictures and memories. The last class was 1963-1964. For more information, call or text John Whitlow at (573) 579-5773. T29S30

  • 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

    The first rehearsal of the Sequatchie Valley Community Band will be held Tuesday, August 8 at 6:00 p.m. in the Sequatchie County Middle school band room. This is a concert band and is open to anyone in the valley or surrounding area who plays a wind or percussion instrument. All experience levels are welcome. For more information, contact Tim Willis at willistg@live.com or (423) 994-8445. T31S32   

  • 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

    Puckett EMS Rep. William Pitt will be speaking at the Cagle community meeting on Tuesday, August 8 at 7:00 p.m. and will be answering questions concerning the ambulance service in the Cagle community area. An important announcement will also be made. T31S32

  • 12:00 am

    The Sequatchie County Quarterback Club is kicking off the football season with a pep rally at Harris Park on Thursday, August 10 at 6:30 p.m. The boys will arrive at 7:00. Hot dogs and chips will be provided by Citizens Tri-County Bank, and drinks will be provided by Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative. Everyone is invited to attend this fun family event. T32

  • 5:00 pm-8:00 pm

    Cowboy Church at the Tennessee Guest Ranch is held on the second Saturday of each month, through November, beginning at 5:00 p.m. with food, fellowship and fun. The next church service is planned for April 8 and includes free pony rides for children 12 and under, chuck wagon chow appetizers for the family and meet the horses in the stables. At 6:00 p.m., its Cowboy Church with a live horse presentation, music and a message (rain or shine, indoor facilities available). For more information, go to cowboychurchsv.com or call (423) 554-4677. The ranch is located on 1050 Ray Hixson Road in Dunlap. 3BT12-14S13-14

  • All day

    Cartwright Church of God is holding revival with Evangelist Bobby G. Scott, August 13-16. Service times are Sunday at 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., and Monday through Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. The church is located at 1773 Cartwright Loop.T32

  • All day

    A reunion for the descendants of Henry Miller and Martha Pickett Layne is planned for Saturday, August 19 at the Mountain Valley Bank Summit Room in Dunlap. Gather and sign-in is at 11:30 a.m., blessing and lunch is at noon, visitation is from 12:45 to 2:00 p.m., and clean-up is from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Last names A to G can bring a meat and drinks for your family plus a fruit or salad dish; last names H to O can bring a meat and drinks for your family plus an appetizer or vegetable dish; last names P to Z can bring a meat and drinks for your family plus a dessert. To RSVP, contact David J. Layne, son of Estil/Margie Layne, at (423) 240-2251 or (423) 949-2269. T33

  • All day

    A back to school kids’ day camp will be held Saturday, August 19 from 9:00 a.m. until noon at Cartwright First Baptist Church. There will be games, snacks, missions and puppets. Pastor Darrell Evans invites all.T32S33

  • All day

    Homecoming at Lewis Chapel Church of God is planned for Sunday, August 20 at 10:30 a.m. A covered dish dinner will follow the service. Anyone having pictures is asked to bring them. T32S33

  • All day

    Ernie Dawson and Heirline will be singing at East Valley Baptist Church, 28 Davis Loop in Dunlap, on Sunday, August 27 at 5:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome. T34

  • All day

    Welch Chapel United Methodist Church is celebrating its 191st year of service with homecoming on Sunday, August 27. The church is located at 12404 East Valley Road, approximately 1 mile north from Highway 111 in Dunlap. Sunday services begin with Sunday School at 10:00 a.m. followed by church service at 11:00 with singing and Pastor Doug Silvers bringing the message. Afterward, a covered dish lunch will be served around 12:30. Pastor Doug and the congregation welcome everyone to come and celebrate this special day. T34S35