No Tax Increase in Budget

The Sequatchie County Commission unanimously approved the 2020-2021 county budget, which includes no property tax increase, during a special called August 3 meeting. For more, see the August 13 issue of The Dunlap Tribune.

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Sequatchie County Election results announced

Results of the August 6 Sequatchie County General Election and State/Federal Primaries are below. Note, these are Sequatchie County results.   More details on the vote will be in the August 13 issue of The Dunlap Tribune.   ELECTION RESULTS     COUNTY GENERAL: ALL LOCAL OFFICES WERE UNCONTESTED.   ASSESSOR OF PROPERTY   James…

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Boynton third at FCCLA National

Hope Boynton placed third in the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Virtual National Conference in July. Students were unable to travel to a planned national event this year due to COVID-19, and instead, submitted their projects online. “This past year, I participated in a S.T.A.R. (Students Taking Action with Recognition) event with…

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Red Sand Project draws line on human trafficking

The Sequatchie County Health Department hosted a special human trafficking awareness event on Thursday, July 30. The Red Sand Project was created in 2014 to call attention to those who “fall through the cracks,” with red sand placed on sidewalks. Red Sand Project events have been conducted in all 50 states and in 70 countries,…

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It’s back to school!

Much is different, especially with scheduling, but the 2020-2021 school year in Sequatchie County is underway. School Board members voted last month on a hybrid schedule, with two days in school a week plus an all-virtual option and further information was released by the school system on day-to-day activities. “COVID-19 protocols are in place to…

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James Wilson

James Brents Wilson, 68, of Dunlap, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Woodrow and Margaret Brents Wilson; sister, Millie Wilson Wallace; and brother, John Payne Wilson. He is survived by his nieces and nephews, Laurie, Julie, John Avery, Phillip and Jeffrey. No funeral…

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Daryl Ilene Davis Williams

Daryl Ilene Davis Williams, age 69 of Chattanooga, Tennessee passed away Saturday, August 1, 2020 at her residence. She was a loving mother and always a lot of fun. She was a great friend to everyone she knew. She owned the Isle of Beauty in Red Bank for over 20 years. She was one of…

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Connie Tate Pate

Connie Lee Tate Pate, 70, of Dunlap, passed away Sunday, August 2, 2020 at her residence. She was preceded in death by her parents, William Edward “Red” and Alyene Grigsby Tate; and brother, Thomas Edward Tate. She is survived by daughter, Maegen (Dennis) Jackson of Queensbury, New York; sisters, Marie Higgins of Rock Island, Tennessee…

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Nando Lovell

Nando Randall Lovell, 86, of Daus, passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2020. He was a member of Community Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for over 40 years. His life showed the caring person he was. He was very faithful to the church. He was very special and loved by all of his…

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Glenna Lokken Brotzman

Glenna Lokken Brotzman, 83, of Dunlap, formerly of Trumansburg, New York, passed away July 28, 2020 at her home. She was a member of Jehovah’s Witness and served in The United States Marine Corp. Glenna was a loving and caring mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Sally Lokken;…

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