Ground broken on new Fall Creek Falls Inn

Local and state officials held a ceremonial groundbreaking for the new $30 million Fall Creek Falls State Park inn, restaurant and conference center on Tuesday, January 15. “This is a pretty big day in the history of Fall Creek Falls and the history of Tennessee State Parks,”said Brock Hill, Deputy Commissioner of the Tennessee Department…

TBI confirms textile investigation

After gates to Textile Corporation of America’s Pikeville plant were padlocked shut last week, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) confirmed Thursday, January 17, they began an investigation into the company in June, 2018, according to TBI Public Information Officer Josh DeVine. The agency began their investigation into alleged mismanagement of $3 million grant funding…

Tabor to lead Warriors football

Dewayne Tabor, a Bledsoe County native, has been hired as the new head football coach for the BCHS Warriors after a year of leadership by interim coach Kris Frady.   “One of the reasons I’ve decided to come back and work in Bledsoe County is because the community takes great pride in their school and…

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Events

< 2018 >
June 10 - June 16
  • 10

    Summer City Cemetery decoration

    All day
    Jun-10-18

    Decoration at Summer City Cemetery is June 10 at 6:30 p.m. CST with a service. Donations for the cemetery’s upkeep can be mailed to 434 Corder Hollow Road, Pikeville, TN 37367. B23

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    Youth camps scheduled

    All day
    Jun-11-18-Jun-23-18

    Kids’ Sports Camp, for kids kindergarten through fifth grade, is happening June 11-14 at First Southern Baptist Church, 2827 Main Street, Pikeville. Classes in many different sports disciplines in addition to cheerleading from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. each day. Breakfast and lunch are provided. Cost is $20 to cover all activities. Scholarships are available if unable to pay the fee. For more information call 423/488-4340.

    Fall Creek Falls Youth Camp is June 17-23. Applications can be picked up at the church office and must be returned by June 10. Cost is $150 per camper which covers all meals, lodging, and camp T-shirt. For more information call 423/488-4340.B23S24

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  • 14

    Paws and Claws meeting

    All day
    Jun-14-18

    Everyone is invited to attend the Paws and Claws Animal Shelter membership meeting planned for June 14 at the Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative meeting room at 97 Resource Road, off US 127 in Dunlap. The meeting starts at 6:00 p.m. Come help them as they work to build an animal shelter for the Sequatchie Valley area.

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    Breakfast at Mt. Airy Fire Dept.

    All day
    Jun-16-18

    The Mt. Crest Fire Department will have their monthly breakfast June 16, from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The Fire Department will be open on Friday, June 15, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for donations. All proceeds go for the upkeep of the fire hall, gas, equipment they use during a fire or setting up a landing zone.