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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  • 01

    Applications accepted for LIHEAP

    All day

    The Southeast Tennessee Human Resource Agency (SETHRA) is accepting applications for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). The program year begins on October 1, 2019 and will end September 30, 2020. To apply for the program, call the SETHRA office at 949-2191 to schedule an appointment. The program accepts applications year-round and clients can apply any time between now and September 30, 2020. For questions, additional information or to see if you qualify, call the number above. T41S42

  • 05

    Yard sale for Trail Life USA Troop

    All day

    A yard sale fundraiser for Trail Life USA Troop 1613 of Dunlap will be held Saturday, October 5 from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Southend Fire Hall on Hwy. 28. T40

  • 08

    Cagle Community meeting

    All day

    The next Cagle community business meeting is set for Tuesday, October 8 at 7:00 p.m. After the regular business meeting, a special presentation by the Sequatchie County Sheriff’s Department on the opioid crisis will be given, followed by a question and answer session. Everyone is welcome. The community center is located at 8208 Hwy. 111, next to the Cagle Volunteer Fire Department. T40S41

  • 12

    Flat Mountain Baptist holds jam session

    All day

    Flat Mountain Baptist Church is having a jam session on Saturday, October 12 at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is welcome to play music and sing. The church is located on Fredonia Road. T40-41S41

  • 12

    Lone Oak fire prevention

    All day

    On Saturday, October 12, the Lone Oak Volunteer Fire Department will hold a Fire Prevention Open House from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. ET. This event will include a light breakfast, home fire safety and home medical safety information, demonstrations, lunch, and water fun, where participants learn the basics of hose handling, pump operations and incident command, followed by a landing demonstration by Life Force Air Medical.

  • 12

    Open house on fire prevention

    All day

    The Cagle Mountain Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a fire prevention open house on Saturday, October 12 from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. There will be free food, climb a truck and fire education. Everyone is welcome. T41