Tribute to Veterans calls for your support

On a cold and rainy Monday morning under the Pikeville Farmers Market pavillion, a crowd gathered to pay tribute to local men and women who have served and those who died while fighting for freedom. The keynote speaker was Gulf War veteran Tony Britt. Britt began by speaking of the weather, and how the rain…

State corrects City sales tax mixup

The state says they have corrected an issue where the City of Pikeville was missing out on sales tax revenue from several businesses within the city limits such as McDonald’s, according to Tennessee Department of Revenue Director of Communications Kelly Nolan Cortesi. For more, see the November 15 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

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November 04 - November 10
  • 04
    No events
  • 05

    AA meetings held at First Southern Baptist

    All day

    The Pikeville Group of Alcoholics Anonymous meets at First Southern Baptist Church, 2827 Main Street, Pikeville. Big Book Study is at 6:00 p.m. Mondays, and 12 Steps & 12 Traditions book study is at 5:00 p.m. Saturdays in the lower level of the church. Both are open AA meetings and all are welcome to attend.BS45

    Depression recovery and anxiety program

    All day

    A depression recovery and anxiety program is offered every Monday beginning November 5 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Pikeville Seventh-day Adventist Church fellowship hall, 52 Cumberland Avenue, Pikeville. This is for anyone or anyone who has a loved one suffering from depression or anxiety. The cost is free except for materials you may want to purchase. The program being used is the Nedley Depression and Anxiety and Recovery. For more information and to register call Laura Arner at (423) 448-1987. BT44

  • 06

    Election Night dinner held

    All day

    On Tuesday, November 6 beginning at 5:00 p.m., a chili and hotdog supper for Election Night is being held at the Bledsoe County Senior Citizens Center on Frazier Street in Pikeville. Dine-in or carry-out available. The event is hosted by the Bledsoe County Republican Women’s Club and proceeds benefit the annual high school scholarship fund. Plates are $10 each and include, chili, hotdog, slaw, chips, dessert and drink. Come eat, fellowship and watch the election results.B44S45

  • 07
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  • 08

    Paws and Claws meeting

    All day

    Paws and Claws Animal Shelter’s monthly meeting is Thursday November 8 at the Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative Meeting Room on Cumberland Avenue in Pikeville at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend and maybe help them build an animal shelter for the Sequatchie Valley area.BT44S45

  • 09

    Book Fair at Bledsoe County Nursing Home

    All day

    The Bledsoe County Nursing Home invites everyone to come and shop the Book Fair on November 9. Lots of great items available that would make great holiday gifts for friends and family. More than just books are offered. A percentage of all sales go to the Nursing Home’s activities fund for residents there. For more information call Sharla Harris at (423) 447-5388.BS45

    Country Music Benefit for Cyndi Leach

    All day

    A Country Music Benefit is being held at Walden’s Ridge Community Center, 5364 Dayton Mountain Highway for Cyndi Leach, Ms. Wheelchair Tennessee, on Friday, November 9 at 7:00 p.m. Funds raised will help her compete for Ms. Wheelchair America in Little Rock Arkansas. Classic Country Music by local entertainers with special guest fiddler. Admission is $5 and concessions are available. Door prizes to be given away.BS45

  • 10

    Big country breakfast at Veterans Hall

    All day

    Members of American Legion Post 66 and VFW Post 5033 will have a big country breakfast Saturday, November 10 from 7:30 to 10:00 a.m. at the Veterans Hall in Pikeville. Come out and enjoy biscuits and gravy, ham, sausage, bacon, eggs, potatoes, tomatoes, coffee, milk and juice for a donation going towards the maintenance and upkeep of the facility. The breakfast is sponsored by B.J. Brown.BS45

    Ferris Wheel 5K seeks entries

    All day

    Registration is open to enter The Ferris Wheel 5K Walk/Run being held Saturday, November 10 at the Van Buren County Fair Barn in Spencer. Entry fee is $20 before November 1 with a T-shirt guaranteed for those registering by that deadline. Proceeds benefit the Van Buren County Fair Association to secure a carnival for the 2019 Fair. Registration the morning of the race is from 7:00 to 7:45 a.m. Race time is 8:00 a.m. For more information call (931) 235-7524.B43S44