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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September
  • 07

    Women's Bible Seminar

    All day
    Sep-07-19

    Ewtonville Baptist Church is hosting a Back to the Basics women’s Bible seminar on Saturday, September 7 from 8:15 a.m. until noon in the church gym. Breakfast will be served. To RSVP text Lisa at (727) 709-4965 or call Belinda at (757) 536-9983.T36

  • 07

    Hatfield reunion September 7

    All day
    Sep-07-19

    The David Hatfield reunion is set for Saturday, September 7 at the Dunlap Coke Ovens, beginning at noon CST. Everyone is asked to bring a covered dish and pictures.T36

  • 12

    Lewis Chapel monthly meeting

    All day
    Sep-12-19

    The regular monthly meeting of the Lewis Chapel Community Center is planned for Thursday, September 12 at 7:00 p.m. EST. Everyone is asked to attend. T36S37

  • 14

    First Responders Appreciation Lunch

    All day
    Sep-14-19

    The fourth annual First Responders Appreciation Lunch is planned for Saturday, September 14 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Dunlap United Methodist Church. To-go orders are available. The church is located at 1958 Main Street.T37

  • 19

    Music on the Mountain

    All day
    Sep-19-19

    Music on the Mountain at the Cagle Community Center is set for Thursday, September 19. A covered dish meal will be served at 5:30 p.m., and music by varied performers with varied styles of music will begin at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is invited.T37S38

  • 19

    Community band meets

    All day
    Sep-19-19

    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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