Bledsoe County Schools Closed Friday

Bledsoe County Schools continue being closed through Friday, January 19, due to secondary road conditions. Friday night’s high school basketball games have been cancelled.

Keith loses cabinet workshop to fire

A family-owned and operated cabinet workshop off Old Mountain Road in Bledsoe County was completely destroyed by fire January 4, according to firefighters. Custom made cabinets, building materials, and equipment were lost to the blaze. For more, see the January 11 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

Opening of textile factory delayed

Textile Corporation of America, the company that last summer promised 1,000 new jobs in Pikeville, say delays have caused the company to push back their original start date which was last known to be November 2017. For more, see the January 11 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

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Events

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October
  • 01

    Roundup Cowboy Ministry planned

    All day
    Oct-01-17

    New Martin Church of God has Sam and Ann Phillips with the Roundup Cowboy Ministry coming to the church on Sunday, October 1 during the 11:00 a.m. service. Come watch as Sam teaches a better understanding of horses, people and God. You can sign up to ride and experience basic horsemanship on horseback. Everyone is welcome. Bring a lawn chair and see God’s way through the horse. For more information contact Andy Smith at (423) 364-9076. B39

  • 01

    Shady Vale Church of God has homecoming

    All day
    Oct-01-17

    Shady Vale Church of God is celebrating Homecoming on Sunday, October 1 with the Gilbert Family singing during the worship service at 11:00 a.m. Pastor Donnie R. Lawson and congregation welcomes everyone to come celebrate with them.B3

  • 01

    Gospel meeting October 1-5

    All day
    Oct-01-17-Oct-05-17

    A Gospel meeting is being held at Griffith church of Christ on October 1-5 with guest speaker T.A. Smith. Bible Study is at 10:00 a.m. and worship is at 11:00 a.m. Lunch is being served after the morning worship. All other services are at 7:00 p.m. nightly. B39S40

  • 02

    Veterans Wall office closed until Oct. 2

    All day
    Oct-02-17

    The Bledsoe County Veterans Office for adding names to the Veterans Park wall is closed until Monday, October 2. THe cost of placing a name on the wall is $100 and should be accompanied by an application and a DD214 (separation or discharge paper). Please call Gail Forsythe at (423) 605-4274 if you need additional information. Your support and assistance is appreciated. B36S37

  • 03

    Community-wide meeting for Griffith Fire Dept.

    All day
    Oct-03-17

    Griffith Volunteer Fire Department is holding a community-wide meeting on October 3 at 6:00 p.m. at the fire hall. Everyone is urged to attend.