Shooting in Brockdell Community

     Scotty Cranford, 26, was shot in the hand after an altercation in the Brockdell Community of Bledsoe County on Tuesday afternoon, September 19, according to Detective Angelo Oreto of the Bledsoe County Sheriff’s Department. Jonathan Parsons, 23, shot Cranford in the hand during the altercation, Oreto said.      Parsons was charged with aggravated assault, possession of…

New home planned for Chief Roaring Eagle

On Friday evening, the Bledsoe County High School Warriors plan to come back home from Dunlap with Chief Roaring Eagle in their possession. For more, see the September 21 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

Things to get smokin’ Saturday

The fifth annual Smoke in the Valley Barbecue Competition, hosted by the Bledsoe County Rescue Squad, is happening on Saturday, September 23 at the Bledsoe County Fairgrounds in Pikeville. For more, see the September 21 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

Reece crowned BCMS Homecoming Queen

2017 Bledsoe County Middle School Homecoming Court Maddie Reece (center) was crowned the 2017 Homecoming Queen for BCMS. She was escorted by Kai Payne. Watch the September 28 issue of The Bledsonian-Banner for more details.

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October
  • 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

  • 04

    Chicken and dressing lunch available October 4

    All day
    Oct-04-17

    Wheeler Addition Church of God is selling plate lunches on Wednesday, October 4. Menu includes chicken and dressing, potato salad, green beans, roll, and cranberry sauce for $7 per plate. They will start delivering at 11:00 a.m. Call Diana at (423) 304-2202, Lizzie at (423) 447-2551 or the church at (423) 447-2075 to place an order. Come and eat with them as they raise funds for their church.BS39

  • 14

    Old Sampson School Reunion planned

    All day
    Oct-14-17

    It’s time for the Old Sampson School Reunion being held October 14 at 11:00 a.m. at Sampson Free Will Baptist Church. Please come and bring a covered dish to share.BS39-41

  • 21

    Grand Ole Gospel Singing on October 21

    All day
    Oct-21-17

    Come to the beautiful Sequatchie Valley on October 21 for a Grand Ole Gospel Singing featuring The Joyaires from Harriman, the Agee Family from Pikeville and the Way of the Cross Church Choir from Dunlap. The singing begins at 2:00 p.m. at the home of Bro. Freddie and Patsy Savage, 256 Brea Road in Dunlap. Food is provided by the Lee Station Baptist Church with proceeds benefiting the House of Hope. A tent is being set up so bring your lawn chairs for comfort. Come enjoy an evening of Gospel singing and fellowship. For more information call (423) 653-8025.BS39-40