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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< 2018 >
November
  • 01

    Pond management cancelled

    All day
    Nov-01-18

    The Bledsoe and Sequatchie County Pond Management Field Day, set for Thursday, November 1 at Perry Swafford’s Farm in Pikeville, has been cancelled.BT44

  • 02

    VA Hospital aided by veterans

    All day
    Nov-02-18

    Veterans at the VA Hospital in Murfreesboro are greatly in need of new plain white T-shirts and bottled water. VFW Post 5772 and American Legion Post 190 in Dunlap are spearheading a drive and asking for support from the community. Shirt sizes needed are L-2X, crew neck or V-neck. Donated items can be dropped off at the Dunlap Police Department or Sequatchie County Sheriff’s Department until Friday, November 2. T41S42

  • 03

    Benefit breakfast planned

    All day
    Nov-03-18

    A benefit country breakfast for Shirl Wooden will be served Saturday, November 3 at the Dill School Community Center, beginning at 9:00 a.m. All proceeds will go toward Wooden’s medical expenses. Everyone is welcome. BT44

  • 04

    Benefit for Carrie Rodgers held November 4

    All day
    Nov-04-18

    A benefit for Carrie Powell Rodgers will be held Sunday, November 4 from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Sequatchie County Rescue Squad. Rodgers, born and raised in the Sequatchie Valley and a 2001 graduate of Sequatchie County High School, was recently diagnosed with kidney failure and is awaiting surgery. There will be chili dogs, chips, drink and dessert served for $7 a plate. A silent auction is also planned, as well as baked goods for sale. For more information, contact Maggie Mitchell at (423) 800-3836 or Carolyn Powell at (423) 326-7953.TS43

  • 04

    Meeting at Pikeville church of Christ

    All day
    Nov-04-18-Nov-08-18

    Pikeville church of Christ, located on Main Street in Pikeville, will hold a gospel meeting November 4-8 at 7:00 p.m. each evening with guest speaker Jack James from the Rossville, Georgia congregation. Lesson topics will include: Love’s Greatest Gift, Love Radically, Grow Intentionally, Serve Faithfully, Worship Joyfully, and Share Boldly. Everyone is invited to attend. BT43S44

  • 04

    Landmark Church announces weekly services

    All day
    Nov-04-18

    Landmark Pentecostal Church holds services on Sundays at 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and on Wednesday nights at 6:30. The church is located at 6808 Hwy. 28 in Dunlap. Pastor Matt Henderson and the church invite everyone to attend. Their website is www.thelandmarkpentecostalchurch.com. For more information, call 949-5000. TS45