Coke Ovens Museum addition discussed

A proposed addition to the Sequatchie Coke Ovens Museum continues to be discussed by the Sequatchie Valley Historical Association (SVHA). The volunteer group met last week and an update on plans was presented by Carson Camp, local historian and SVHA member. Camp explained the new addition would be a veterans artifacts display and performance arts…

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Schools finalize plans to open August 3

Not all parents agree with the plan, but Sequatchie County Schools will open on August 3 with COVID-19-related measures in place. Director of Schools Pete Swafford said the system will work with families on their specific concerns, including supplying computers for remote learning. A complete virtual learning plan is also available. The Sequatchie County Board…

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First sales tax holidays starts this Friday

Tennessee is having two separate tax free holidays this year, with the first starting this week for general purchases such as school supplies, electronics, and clothing. The other, new this year, allows restaurant charges to be tax-free. Starting Friday, July 31 at 12:01 a.m. and continuing through Sunday, August 2, at 11:59 p.m., the tax…

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SCHS seniors take long awaited walk across stage to get their diplomas

It took place two months later than originally planned and some parts ran differently than usual, but Sequatchie County High School seniors had graduation ceremonies on July 24. Families viewed graduation from bleachers on each side of the high school football stadium. Instead of receiving a diploma, each graduate walked across a small stage area…

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  • 01

    Cartwright Church of God having yard sale

    All day

    Cartwright Church of God is having an indoor/outdoor yard sale, August 1-3, beginning at 8:00 a.m. each day. Food and drinks will be served. There will be craft supplies, clothing for children and extra-large men and women, prom dresses, tools, DVDs, collectibles, etc. The church is located at 1773 Cartwright Loop in Whitwell.

  • 03

    Soccer registration

    All day

    Sequatchie Youth Soccer Association will hold fall registration on Saturday, August 3 and 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Griffith Elementary in the lobby. SYSA is a recreational soccer league for ages 4-18. Fee is $65 for the first child with $5 sibling discounts. A $10 discount is offered for players returning from last season with their uniform. For more information, call Joe at 949-2022 or go to the association’s Facebook page.T26-32S27-32

  • 04

    Daus Baptist Church celebrating Homecoming

    All day

    Daus Baptist Church will celebrate Homecoming on Sunday, August 4. Sunday school begins at 10:00 a.m., followed by worship service at 11:00. The Gaston Family will be the special singers and Bro. Tony Cates will be preaching the worship service. Lunch will follow. T30S31

  • 04

    MAD event at Ewtonville Baptist Church

    All day

    Ewtonville Baptist Church is hosting “MAD Live Event – Disciple Making 101” on Sunday, August 4 at 10:00 a.m. Learn a totally different approach to sharing Christ at this life-changing event. The church is located at 2420 Old Union Road in Dunlap. Everyone is invited to attend. T31

  • 07

    Way of the Cross Baptist starting Crusaders for Christ

    All day

    Way of the Cross Baptist Church will be starting Crusaders for Christ again on Wednesday nights at 6:30 p.m. for ages 3-18. Kids and teenagers alike will learn about Jesus, eat a hot meal and make lots of great friends. For transportation call (423) 243-7861. T32S33

  • 13

    AirMedCare at Cagle meeting

    All day

    A presentation from AirMedCare, a medical flight insurance company, will be held Tuesday, August 13 at the Cagle Community Center at 7:00 p.m. T31-32S32