Burks crowned Bledsoe County’s Fairest of the Fair

Many contestants competed in the 2018 Bledsoe County Fairest of the Fair Pageant held Saturday, August 4 at Bledsoe County High School. Crowned as the Fairest of the Fair Queen was Jacey Burks, daughter of Tim and Chris Burks. She will attend events during the 2018 Fair being held August 10 through 18. She will…

School begins with bus safety

An average of 1,500 students are transported by Bledsoe County School buses daily, with the system serving a vast 404 square miles within the county, according to Transportation Supervisor Brian Turner with the School System. For more, see the August 9, 2018 issue of The Bledsonian Banner.

Ridley, Roberson, Walker among local winners

Results of the August 2, 2018 Bledsoe County General Election and the Tennessee / United States primary are as follows. [R] denotes candidates on the Republican ticket, [D] denotes candidates on the Democratic ticket, and [I] denotes candidates on the Independent ticket. These results have not yet been certified. Watch the August 14 issue of…

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    Homesteads Apple Festival looking for vendors

    All day

    Homesteads Apple Festival in Crossville is taking applications for artists, craftsmen and authors for the September 22-23 event. Applications can be downloaded at www.cumberlandhomesteads.org/applefest.html or can be requested by calling 931-456-9663. Show is limited to artists and craftsmen who handcraft their merchandise, authors and illustrators of books, and antiques and collectibles (with approval). Application deadline is August 25.BS31

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    Class of 1988 to hold reunion

    All day

    On Sunday, September 30, at noon, members of the Bledsoe County High School Class of 1988 are meeting for their 30-year reunion. They are celebrating at Pavilion 4, beside the Pool Snack Bar) at Fall Creek Falls State Park with a potluck lunch. B33S34