Reece appointed to fill vacant commission seat

Robert Reece was appointed by Bledsoe County Commissioners as replacement for recently resigned commissioner Shayne Bickford (District 1, Part C) at their meeting on Monday, June 24. For more, see the June 27 issue of The Bledsonian-Banner.

Court rules textile building foreclosure can proceed

The Pikeville plant and headquarters of Textile Corporation of America (TCA) can be foreclosed upon by a Florida loan company, Chancellor Melissa Blevins-Willis ruled in a two-hour hearing in Jasper on Friday, June 21. The hearing revolved around whether or not the Florida company, Whoriskey, Inc., could move forward with foreclosure of the building on…

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Events

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September 02 - September 08
  • 02

    Keener Hill to hold homecoming and decoration

    All day
    Sep-02-18

    Homecoming and decoration at Keener Hill Church of God is Sunday, September 2, at 10:00 a.m. A covered dish lunch is being served at noon. Everyone is welcome for the preaching, singing, and fellowship.BTS35

    J.C. (Jr.) Bayless to celebrate 90th birthday

    All day
    Sep-02-18

    Come celebrate J.C. (Jr.) Bayless’ 90th birthday on Sunday, September 2 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Fall Creek Falls Community Center. Everyone is invited to come and bring a covered dish.

  • 03
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  • 05

    Wheeler Addition selling lunches

    All day
    Sep-05-18

    Plate lunches are available from the Wheeler Addition Church of God on Wednesday, September 5. On the menu are meatloaf, green beans, butter potatoes, and roll for $7 per plate. They will deliver within the city limits of Pikeville. For ordering, please call the church at 423-447-2075, Sister Diane at 423-304-2202 or Sister Lizzie Herd at 423-447-2551. Plates available beginning at 10:30 a.m. BT34S35

    Special distribution at food bank

    All day
    Sep-05-18

    If you currently receive food from the Bledsoe County Food Bank and are in a family of four persons or more, the Food Bank is making a special distribution on Wednesday, September 5. If your regular pickup date is any day in September, you are eligible. Pre-registration and vouchers are required. Stop by the Food Bank before August 29 to get details. New registrations are not eligible for pickup on this day. Please have freezer and refrigerator space available as a large amount of these items will be given out. Only one voucher per family, no pickups for others. Picture identification is required. Open from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. only, first come-first served.

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  • 07

    SETHRA commodity distribution on September 7

    All day
    Sep-07-18

    The Southeast Tennessee Human Resource Agency (SETHRA) is distributing USDA commodities to eligible Bledsoe County residents on Friday, September 7, from noon until 4:00 p.m. at the Bledsoe County Fairgrounds in Pikeville. You must have a card in order to receive commodities on this day. Eligibility is based on total household income not in excess of the State-established maximum percentage of the poverty line for the appropriate household size or category eligibility. You can call the SETHRA office at 447-2444 for more information.BS35

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