Sequatchie no longer committed to Erlanger’s regional hospital plans

What does that mean for Bledsoe County?      Erlanger and Sequatchie County could not reach an agreement for a new hospital in Dunlap, prompting the County Executive Keith Cartwright to reject the deal at a meeting on Monday night, October 15. For more, see the October 18 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

Standefer earns national award as weather observer

Thirty-plus years of work from local weather observer Roy Lee Standefer was put up against the very best of his peers nationwide, and he won, according to Derek Eisentrout of the National Weather Service (NWS) Morristown. For more, see the October 18 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

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Events

< 2017 >
January
  • 14

    Wheeler PTO basketball begins January 14

    All day
    Jan-14-17

    Wheeler Elementary PTO basketball begins this weekend on Saturday, January 14th. Games start at 8:00 a.m. with the early grades and lasts throughout the day with the high school games ending around 5:00 p.m. Please come out and support the teams. Adult admission is $2 and child admission is $1. Games will be held each Saturday, weather permitting, through February 18th.B2S3

  • 19

    Meeting is planned for VFW Post 5033

    All day
    Jan-19-17

    VFW Post 5033 is holding a meeting on Thursday, January 19 at the Veterans Hall in Pikeville at 6:00 p.m. All members are urged to attend.BS3

  • 19

    Bledsoe Library is holding a Book Sale

    All day
    Jan-19-17

    A Book Sale at the Bledsoe County Library is being held Thursday, January 19 and runs through Thursday, February 23. There is a good selection of hardbacks, paperbacks and children’s books with prices ranging from 10¢ to $1. New selections will be added each week during the sale. Gently used donations are appreciated. Call 447-2817 or email cknightbcpl@bledsoe.net for more information. B2S3

  • 21

    Clothes closet at Winesap Free Will Baptist

    All day
    Jan-21-17

    On Saturday, January 21, 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.BS3

  • 22

    Services at Wheeler Addition Church of God

    All day
    Jan-22-17

    Wheeler Addition Church of God at 111 Manufacturer Road behind the nursing home in Pikeville, announces its weekly services. Sunday School is at 10:00 a.m., Sunday morning worship is at 11:00 a.m., Monday Night Hour of Prayer is 5:00 to 6:00 p.m., Wednesday night Family Training Hour (FTH) is at 6:00 p.m. Pastor Johnny Lebron Herd and members welcome young and old to come worship.BS4