Pendergrass banned from school grounds

School Board member Vince Pendergrass has been banned from school property for the remainder of the school year following an altercation that took place during a middle school football game between him and coaching staff in August. The board made the decision late Monday evening. Pendergrass can only be on school grounds during school board…

Pendergrass banned from school property

School Board member Vince Pendergrass has been banned from school property for the remainder of the school year following an altercation that took place during a middle school football game between him and coaching staff in August. The board made the decision late Monday evening. Pendergrass can only be on school grounds during school board…

Cannon Creek takes new track – Track 145

Cannon Creek, an extremely popular local bluegrass band that has had a tremendously successful year, is no longer going by the name of Cannon Creek. The band, in an effort to trademark their name and expand their fan base, came up with the unique sounding “Track 145” as their new name. For more, see the…

DEAL OR NO DEAL – “We’re running out of time,” Mayor Gregg Ridley

The future of the new Bledsoe County Health Department is not as set in stone as once thought, after Mayor Gregg Ridley made a plea to the Bledsoe County Board of Education to exchange a piece of land on Frazier Street for the Board’s land adjacent to the Barnyard Playground on South Main Street. For…

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Events

< 2018 >
September
  • 01

    Luminary-Frostbite VFD holding lunch fundraiser

    All day
    Sep-01-18

    On the first Saturday, September 1, Luminary-Frostbite Volunteer Fire Department is holding fund raising lunch at the department located at 13002 Summer City Road in Spring City. It is held from noon until 3:00 p.m. EDT. Lunch includes one entree, two vegetables, one side item, bread, dessert and a beverage for an $8 donation. Proceeds help support the department. Everyone is invited.BS35

  • 01

    Country breakfast served by Rescue Squad

    All day
    Sep-01-18

    Join the Bledsoe County Rescue Squad on the bypass in Pikeville for a country breakfast on Saturday, September 1 from 6:00 to 10:00 a.m. Enjoy sausage, country ham, fried bologna, bacon, eggs, hashbrowns, biscuits, gravy and drinks all for $6 per plate. Proceeds benefit the operations of the Bledsoe County Rescue Squad.BS35

  • 01

    Old Fashioned Brush Arbor underway

    All day
    Sep-01-18

    Services are nightly at 7:00 p.m. at the Old Fashioned Brush Arbor being held at 934 Lumber Lane, Dayton through September 1. Guest speakers include Paul Daniels, Gladden Cole, Audie May, Wayne Miller, Stanley Faulkner and Paul Lawson.BS35

  • 01

    Benefit ride to help with Prater’s funeral expenses

    All day
    Sep-01-18

    On Saturday, September 1, a benefit ride is being held for Clayburn “Goob” Prater to help with funeral expenses. The ride starts at Roger Wooden’s house on the Old CC Road in Brockdell at 10:00 a.m. Food will be available after the ride. At 5:00 p.m. an auction is planned. All donations are appreciated. For more info call DeWayne Prater, (931) 316-1641; Calvin Wooden, (423) 309-1258; or Shirl Wooden, (423) 554-3158.BS35

  • 01

    Clothes closet at Winesap Free Will Baptist

    All day
    Sep-01-18

    On Saturday, September 1 Winesap Free Will Baptist Church will open its clothes closet from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. The clothes closet will be open every first and third Saturday of each month until further notice. Anyone needing clothes or who knows someone who does can come by at this time. The church will have nice clothes for work, play and dress of all sizes at no charge. The church is located on Lantana Road (Hwy. 101) at the Bledsoe-Cumberland county line. For information call Betty White at (423) 881-3032 or Verna Dyer at (931) 260-4582.BS35