Soccer pleads for own field

Two parents and a soccer player addressed the Bledsoe County Board of Education about the “need for a playing field specifically for soccer” and to approve a support group for the team at the Board’s regular meeting at Mary V. Wheeler Elementary on Monday, October 7. Soccer player Aylee Angel said she would love to…

Fuel Up to Play 60 grant for BCMS and Pikeville Elementary

Bledsoe County Middle and Pikeville Elementary schools have received a Fuel Up to Play 60 grant to revitalize cafeterias and paint walking track games, according to Bledsoe County Coordinated School Health Supervisor Michelle DeBord-Rains. For more see the October 10 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

City puts water restrictions in place

The lack of rain for Pikeville is causing City officials to be cautious and ask residents to cut back on usage with a mandatory water restriction after the City had one of its driest Septembers on record.  The restriction applies to lawn and landscape watering and vehicle washing commercially and domestically, according to a notice…

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Events

< 2017 >
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.