Weather fails to stop county’s veteran support

Cold and rainy weather conditions forced a change to Veterans Day plans in Sequatchie County on November 12, but the community still showed its support over the past week. Veterans Day, November 11, was observed a day later this year due to falling on Sunday. For more, see the November 15 issue of The Dunlap…

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Fall Festival is Saturday

From a womanless beauty contest to karaoke featuring Merle Dog, the Sequatchie County Fall Festival on November 17 has something for everyone. The day-long event at Sequatchie County High School benefits the county’s emergency services and is sponsored by Sequatchie County Emergency Management and the Sequatchie County-Dunlap Chamber of Commerce. For more, see the November…

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Events

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November
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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

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  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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  • All day
    Nov-06-18

    Meetings for AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) and NA (Narcotics Anonymous) are held at Dunlap United Methodist Church. AA meetings are Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays at 9:00 a.m. NA meetings are Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. All times are central. The church is located at 1958 Main Street. BTS45

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  • All day
    Nov-08-18

    The Education Opportunity Center (EOC) provides free assistance to help residents reach their educational and career goals. Marla King, an education advisor with EOC, who formerly assisted students at the Chattanooga State Sequatchie/Bledsoe campus, will now be scheduling appointments at the Sequatchie County/Dunlap Chamber of Commerce on Thursdays, by appointment, from 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. General education courses are offered at both Sequatchie and Bledsoe County High Schools. The center serves Bledsoe, Grundy, Hamilton, Marion and Sequatchie counties, and can assist with adult high school completion programs, choosing a college and a major, filing for FAFSA, searching for scholarships and grants, and overcoming federal student loan default. To schedule an appointment, call (423) 425-1702. BTS45

  • All day
    Nov-08-18

    Bothered by someone’s drinking problem? Alanon may be able to help. Meetings are held on Thursdays at 5:00 p.m. at Dunlap United Methodist Church for those who need help in coping with a friend or family member’s drinking problem. The church is located at 1958 Main Street. BTS45

  • All day
    Nov-08-18

    Scrappy Quilters meet every Thursday from 900 a.m. until noon at the Cagle Community Center. Call Kathy for more information at 949-9796. TS45

  • All day
    Nov-08-18

    The regular monthly meeting of the Lewis Chapel Community Center will be held Thursday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m. EST. Everyone is encouraged to attend.TS45

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  • All day
    Nov-09-18

    The Sequatchie County Middle School Veterans Day program will be held Friday, November 9 at 8:15 a.m. in the school gym. There will be special music and readings by students and will feature Veterans Day speaker Johnny Cordell. The student body will also make a presentation to the Veterans Memorial Park.  The community is invited to attend. TS45

  • All day
    Nov-09-18-Dec-07-18

    A community yoga class is continuing at Dunlap United Methodist Church. Remaining classes are November 9 and December 7 from 4:45 to 6:00 p.m. The cost is a cash donation or food items for the Dunlap Food Bank. Specific items needed for the food bank include peanut butter, and one-pound bags of rice and dry pinto beans. The food bank cannot accept expired food items. T44S45

  • All day
    Nov-09-18

    Sequatchie County High School is holding a Veterans Day observance on Friday, November 9. Refreshments will be served at 9:30 a.m., followed by the program at 10:00. Contact Natalie Kimbell at the high school for more information at 949-2154.TS43

  • All day
    Nov-09-18-Nov-11-18

    The Sequatchie County Rescue Squad will hold its first Stop and Shop Mistletoe Market, November 9-11. Times are Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. There will be crafts, concessions and goodies. Vendors are needed. Call Lisa at (423) 463-9306 or Melinda at (423) 463-7100.2TS43-44

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  • All day
    Nov-12-18

    Trail Life USA, a Christ-centered, Scout-like outdoor adventure and character development program for boys, age 5-17, holds meetings on Mondays at 6:00 p.m. at New Hope Cumberland Presbyterian Church. To enroll or for more information, call Jimmy Byrd at (423) 289-3347, Kerri Miller at (423) 762-2823 or Steven Lee at (423) 827-3104.TS46

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  • All day
    Nov-13-18

    The monthly meeting of the Fredonia Community Center will be held Tuesday, November 13 at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to come and meet their neighbors and support the community.TS45

  • All day
    Nov-13-18

       The Lone Oak Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a Firefighter Fitness class for its members, as well as members of Walden’s Ridge Emergency Services and Chattanooga Fire Department Station 17, on Tuesday, November 13. Yoga Instructor Liz Bounds will be leading the group through a variety of firefighter-helpful breathing, stress reduction and stretching techniques in and out of their turnout gear. The class will be held at 6:30 p.m. ET at the Lone Oak Volunteer Fire Department, located at 1278 US 127, Signal Mountain, outside behind the department. S46

  • All day
    Nov-13-18

    Sequatchie County Friends of the Library (FOTL) will hold its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 13 at 4:00 p.m. in the upstairs meeting room of the library. TS45

  • All day
    Nov-13-18

    The next FCE (Family, Community, Education) meeting at the Cagle Community Center is planned for Tuesday, November 13 at 10:00 a.m. For more information, call the Extension office at 949-2611. These meetings are structured for the entire family. Everyone is invited to attend. TS45

  • 4:02 pm
    Nov-13-18

    The Dunlap Lodge F&AM meets in scheduled regular meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at their Lodge on Cherry Street. The next meeting is scheduled for November 13. Worshipful Master Rex Layne invites all regular Masons to attend.TS45

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  • All day
    Nov-15-18

    Wheeler-Long Camp SCV (Sons of Confederate Veterans) will meet Thursday, November 15 at 6:00 p.m. at Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative on Hwy 127, north of Dunlap. OCR and new member applicants are welcome.TS46

  • All day
    Nov-15-18

    The regular meeting of the Sequatchie County Fair will be held Thursday night, November 15, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The meeting will be held at the Fair building on Heard Street at 6:00 p.m. TS46

  • All day
    Nov-15-18

      Music on the Mountain at the Cagle Community Center is set for Thursday, November 15. A Thanksgiving meal will be served at 5:30 p.m., and music with Slo Tyme will begin at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is invited. T45S46

  • All day
    Nov-15-18

      Sequatchie Valley Community Band practice is held the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the middle school band room. This is a concert band and 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. TS45

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  • All day
    Nov-17-18

    Officer Chris Realin, a community relations officer with the Orlando, Florida Police Department, will conduct a one-hour presentation on situational awareness and active shooter training at the Dunlap Adventist School gymnasium on Saturday, November 17 at 6:30 p.m. A question and answer session will follow. Prior to the presentation, a light meal will be served. Children’s activities are planned. The community is welcome to attend.TS46

  • All day
    Nov-17-18

    The Sequatchie County High School Class of 1973 will hold its 45-year reunion on Saturday, November 17 at 2:00 p.m. at Pizza King in Dunlap. All classmates and teachers are invited. Meal will be Dutch treat. For more information, text (423) 322-8607. 2T45-46S46

  • All day
    Nov-17-18

    The Sequatchie County High School Rebound Club is selling smoked turkeys and hams for Thanksgiving. Cost is $60 and all orders must be prepaid by November 10. Payment can be made by PayPal (preferred) at reboundclub2002@gmail.com or by calling Natalie at (423) 240-8758. Delivery date is Saturday, November 17 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the high school. All smoking done by Shuford’s Smokehouse. 3TS43-45

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  • All day
    Nov-19-18

    A free Thanksgiving dinner feast will be served from 11:00 a.m. until noon at the National Guard Armory, 5915 Hwy. 28 in Dunlap. Reserve dinners by calling (423) 637-6546 before November 19. Dine-in, carry-out and delivery available. The meal is a ministry of First Baptist Church of Dunlap.4TS43-46

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  • All day
    Nov-20-18

    All members of the VFW Post 5772 and American Legion Post 190 are invited to the Sequatchie County Veterans office on Tuesday, November 20 at 1:00 p.m. to receive the Vietnam Veterans Era Lapel Pin. Veterans must have served between November 1, 1955 and May 15, 1975. If planning to attend, call 949-4660 and leave name.TS46

  • All day
    Nov-20-18

    VFW Post 5772, Dunlap, holds its monthly meetings on the third Tuesday of each month. The executive committee meets at 5:00 p.m. and the general business meeting starts at 6:00. Meetings are held in the Legion Hall on Fredonia Road. All members are encouraged to attend. Veterans interested in joining the VFW or learning more about the organization and the benefits of membership are encouraged to attend a general business meeting. Follow on Facebook at VFW Post 5772, Dunlap, TN.TS46

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  • All day
    Nov-21-18

       Spend lunchtime on Wednesdays in worship during the month of Advent. Pastor Jared G. Wood invites everyone to Chapel Hill Historical Church every Wednesday from 12:00 to 12:35 for devotions and holy communion. Chapel Hill Historical Church is located at 5149 East Valley Road in Dunlap. TS47

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  • All day
    Nov-30-18

    Signups are being held for Sequatchie County Youth Basketball for children in Pre-K through fifth grade, and sixth through eighth graders who are not members of the Sequatchie County Middle School teams. For more information, message (423) 838-9000 or visit the Sequatchie County Youth Basketball Facebook page. T42S43