Third county COVID-19 death announced by State

Sequatchie County has a third COVID-19 fatality case, according to the Tennessee Department of Health. TDOH releases daily COVID-19 data for all 95 state counties. In Sequatchie County, data for Thursday, September 17, included three deaths, 211 confirmed and probable cases, 36 active cases, 4,555 negative tests, and 172 inactive or recovered cases. For more,…

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Sequatchie-Bledsoe rivalry game time changed

The annual Sequatchie-Bledsoe rivalry game was originally set to begin at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, September 25 at BCHS but that time has been changed to 6:30 p.m. This change was agreed on by both schools to allow the game to be broadcast as the Chattanooga Rivalry Game of the Week on the CW Chattanooga…

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Cartwright house fire fought

Volunteer firefighters battled a house fire in the Cartwright community on Friday morning, September 11. The homeowner, returning to the scene, told firefighters there was no one inside. Old Highway 28 just south of Cartwright First Baptist Church was closed during efforts to extinguish the fire. For more, see the September 17 issue of The Dunlap…

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Body of local man recovered from lake

The body of a man recovered from Nickajack Lake in Hamilton County Wednesday evening, September 9, has been identified as Adam Jones, 42, of Sequatchie County. Jones was reported missing by his family earlier in the week after he did not return from a fishing trip, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency officials said. For more, see…

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Five-day in-class schedule approved by Board

  By an 8-1 vote, the Sequatchie County Board of Education approved switching to a five-day in-class schedule beginning on September 22. The plan replaces the A/B hybrid plan which included both virtual and in-class learning. Students in grades 5-12 will be required to wear a mask and a mask is recommended for younger students.…

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    Jun-01-19

    The Dunlap Lions Club is sponsoring its second annual Wayne Reynolds Memorial Golf Tournament on Saturday, June 1 at Mt. Airy Golf Course in Dunlap. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m., with shotgun tee time at 8:00 a.m. Entry fee is $300 for each 4-person team and includes greens fees, lunch, a goody bag and golf cart. Entry fees can be turned in to Jakey Cooley at First Famers and Commercial Bank, 16893 Rankin Avenue in Dunlap or mailed to Kim Harmon at P.O. Box 445, Dunlap, TN 37327. For more information, contact Harmon at 949-5088 or (423) 653-9918. T21S22

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    Jun-01-19

    The Sequatchie County High School Class of 1979 will hold its 40-year reunion on Saturday, June 1 at 4:00 p.m. at 64 River Ranch Road in Dunlap. For more information, contact Keith Cartwright at 949-3479 or [email protected]. T21-22S22

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    Jun-13-19-Aug-22-19

    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 [email protected] or (423) 994-8445.

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    Jun-15-19

    The car show benefiting the Sequatchie County Veterans Memorial Park has been rescheduled to Saturday, June 15, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Sequatchie County High School. Hot rods, customs, classics, and rat rods are among the vehicles to be on display. The show is sponsored by O’Reilly Auto Parts. For more information, call (423) 240-7767 or (423) 443-5702. T24

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    Jun-18-19

    The Dunlap Lions Club will host a family and friends trivia night at Pizza King on June 18 at 6:00 p.m. Players can win cash prizes and bragging rights. Teams will consist of 3-6 players; individuals and couples without a team will be placed on one. Tickets are $5 per player and include games, tea and soft drinks. Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door. For more information, call Kim Harmon at 949-5088 or message Dunlap Lions Club on Facebook. T24

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    Jun-18-19

    The Dunlap Lions Club is having Trivia Night on Tuesday, June 18 at 6:00 p.m. at Pizza King. Cost is $5 per person. There will be teams (3-6 people) and individual games. First and second place prizes for each game will be given. For more information, contact Kim Harmon, Lions Club Communication Officer, at 949-5088 or (423) 653-9918.

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    Jun-19-19

    The Lady Force basketball team is holding a carwash fundraiser from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at Mountain Valley Bank in Dunlap on Wednesday, June 19. Money raised benefits the team’s expenses. T25

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    Jun-19-19

    Ventriloquist Joyce Carroll and Friends will be performing at the Sequatchie County Public Library on Wednesday, June 19 at 10:00 a.m. Event is free. T24S25

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    Jun-20-19

    Music on the Mountain at the Cagle Community Center is set for Thursday, June 20. A covered dish meal will be served at 5:30 p.m., and music by Lewan Mountain Band will begin at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is invited.T25

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    Jun-20-19

    Music on the Mountain at the Cagle Community Center is set for Thursday, June 20. A covered dish meal will be served at 5:30 p.m., and music by the Cannon Creek Band will begin at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is invited. T24S25

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    Jun-27-19

    The monthly meeting of the Sequatchie County Fair will be held Thursday, June 27 at 6:00 p.m. at the fair building on Heard Street. T25S26

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    Jun-30-19

       The 18:28 Ministry and Ewtonville Baptist Church will be holding a summer ice cream social on Sunday, June 30 at the church’s gym. The social will begin at 5:00 p.m., followed by a concert at 6:00 p.m. The 18:28 ministry is a local youth performance group consisting of girls from different churches who perform to Christian music in the dark using black lights to highlight hand and prop movements. The ministry is named after Psalm 18:28. Everyone is invited. T26

      

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