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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  • 16

    Music on the Mountain

    All day

    Music on the Mountain at the Cagle Community Center is set for Thursday, January 16. Hickory Wind will be performing, along with Ventriloquist Joyce Carroll and Wesley. A meal will be served at 5:30 p.m., and music will begin at 6:30 p.m. Everyone is invited.T3

  • 16

    Community Band to practice

    All day

    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. T3

  • 30

    Fair meeting scheduled

    All day

    The Sequatchie County Fair will be meeting Thursday, January 30 at 6:00 p.m. at the Fair building on Heard Street for its regular monthly meeting.T3S4