Riding for the children: rodeo June 5-6

The third annual SETHRA-CASA benefit rodeo will continue as scheduled with safety precautions related to COVID-19 in place. The rodeo is set for June 5-6 at the Sequatchie County Fairgrounds off Heard Street, beginning at 7:30 p.m. with gates opening at 6:00. “Many measures are being taken to allow for social distancing,” said SETHRA-CASA Program…

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Suspicious fire battled by volunteers

A mobile home, heavily damaged by a fire on Sunday, May 17, was completely destroyed by a separate fire on Wednesday, May 20. Southend Volunteer Fire Department Chief Ken Herron said the blaze does seem suspicious. “We were at this same location on Wiggly Loop in Cartwright on Sunday,” Chief Herron explained. “That call came…

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Reid to lead Lady Indian basketball

Kevin Reid, coaching Sequatchie County Middle School at a state tournament game, has been announced as the new head girls basketball coach at Sequatchie County High School. Reid’s teams at SCMS won several consecutive conference tournament titles and have won nearly every game against local rivals recently. For more, see the May 28 issue of…

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October 14 - October 20
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    Pursley to share Instant Pot recipes

    All day
    Oct-16-18

    Kim Pursley, host of Valley TV 18 Kim’s Kitchen, is scheduled to speak at Ewtonville Baptist Church on Tuesday, October 16 at 1:30 p.m. She will be demonstrating the new Instant Pot and sharing some of her favorite recipes. This event, sponsored by Sequatchie County Family and Community Education (FCE) Clubs, is free and open to the public. Lunch will be served prior to this presentation. Lunch tickets must be reserved by calling the UT Extension Service at 949-2611.TS40

    Matthews to speak about caves

    All day
    Oct-16-18

    Larry Matthews, author of Caves of Fall Creek Falls, will be speaking at Ewtonville Baptist Church on Tuesday, October 16 at 10:30 a.m. Matthews is an author, historian and professional geologist who has spent much time researching caves of Tennessee. His books will be available for purchase and signing following his presentation. This event, sponsored by Sequatchie County Family and Community Education (FCE) Clubs, is free and open to the public. Lunch will be served immediately following his presentation. Lunch tickets must be reserved by calling the UT Extension Service at 949-2611.TS40

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    Library craft day planned

    All day
    Oct-17-18

    Library Craft Day at the Sequatchie County Public Library is scheduled for Wednesday, October 17 anytime between 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. Children, ages preschool through fifth grade, must be present to receive a craft to work on while visiting the library or take home and complete later. T41S42

    Fall book sale planned October 17-20

    All day
    Oct-17-18-Oct-20-18

    Friends of the Library is holding its fall book sale and silent auction from October 17-20 at 103 Heard Street in Dunlap. Items include a wide selection of books, DVDs, music CDs, puzzles, and games. Wednesday is a preview day for Friends members and those joining at the door, from 2:00-5:00 p.m. Thursday and Friday times are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. On Saturday, fill a bag with books for $4 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Annual membership is $5 per individual and $10 for families.TS40S41

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    Veterans open house on October 19

    All day
    Oct-19-18

    A Veterans open house, for Veterans and their families, will be Friday, October 19 at Citizens Tri-County Bank Training Room from 1:00-6:00 p.m. Attending are Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs, County Service Officers, Tennessee National Guard Family Assistance, Southeast Tennessee Human Resource Agency, Disabled American Veterans, local American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars representatives, and the Vet Center. Light refreshments will be served. Veterans are requested to bring a copy of their DD214. The event is sponsored by American Legion Post #190 and VFW Post #5772, Dunlap.TS40,42

    SCHS Class of 1998 having reunion

    All day
    Oct-19-18

    A reunion for the Sequatchie County Class of 1998 will be held Friday, October 19 at 7:00 p.m. at the high school football game and on Saturday, October 20 at noon at the Dunlap Coke Ovens Dixon Pavilion. Contact [email protected]. 3TS37-39

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    Cancer Support Network benefit breakfast

    All day
    Oct-20-18

    A pancake breakfast at the Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative on Saturday, October 20 will be held from 7:00 to 10:00 a.m. Cost is $7 per plate, with all proceeds going to the Sequatchie County Cancer Support Network. T42

    Knight family reunion planned

    All day
    Oct-20-18

    The Knight family reunion, for descendants of William and Myra Knight who settled in the area, will be held Saturday, October 20 at noon at 123 Fields Drive in Dunlap. Everyone is asked to bring a covered dish meal, photos and family information to share and enjoy. For more information, call 949-3113. T41S42