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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June
  • 03

    Hale Family Reunion

    8:17 am
    Jun-03-17-Jun-10-17

     The 34th Annual Hale Reunion will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 11 A.M. at the Civic Center, Rt. 70 in East Sparta, TN.
    Bring food, family, friends and items for auction.   Auction proceeds and donations go for the upkeep of several cemeteries where the ancestors and loved ones of Samuel and Nancy Jane HALE are buried.
    For more information call 931-738-5556 or 931-738-8819

  • 04

    Hamilton Cemetery decoration is June 4

    All day
    Jun-04-17

    Hamilton Cemetery decoration is June 4. A covered dish lunch is at noon. Those unable to attend can send donation for the cemetery’s upkeep to Jamie Lee, 3009 Vandever Road, Tansi, TN 38572. B22

  • 08

    A Revival of Praise to be held June 8-11

    All day
    Jun-08-17-Jun-11-17

    Lusk Church of God of Prophecy is holding A Revival of Praise June 8-11 with services nightly at 7:00 p.m. except on Sunday the service begins at 6:00 p.m. The evangelist and pastor of Spencer Church of God, Bro. Jason Stevens, is bringing the message. Sunday morning special singing by The Old Timers from McMinnville is planned. Bro. Roy Finch and congregation invite everyone to come and be blessed. For more information call Beverly Holland, 447-3677 or Dorothy Holland, 554-4122.BTS23

  • 08

    Paws and Claws Membership Meeting

    1:58 pm-1:59 pm
    Jun-08-17

    Membership Meeting at Bledsoe Telephone Co-OP at 6:00pm

  • 08

    Summer reading kicks off June 8

    2:00 pm-4:00 pm
    Jun-08-17

    Bledsoe County Public Library’s summer program kicks off Thursday, June 8 at 2:00 p.m. with Joyce Carroll and friends at the library. Sign-up starts a week earlier, so drop by the library to pick up a book bag, some of our new books and get started. “Just for fun summer reading matter,” said Director Carolyne Knight, “keep your child’s brain sharp and active by having a reading activity for at least 20 minutes a day. Everyone is welcome and we look forward to seeing you this summer.”

    The library will close at 1:00 that day for set up and re-open around 3:00 for regular business. Call 447-2817 or email cknightbcpl@bledsoe.net for additional information. B21-22S22-23