Bledsoe County Fair features rodeo and more

The 101st Bledsoe County Fair is going to be held August 13-15, although with certain restrictions as recommended by the Tennessee Association of Fairs (TAF) and Governor Bill Lee due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Because of social distancing regulations, the Fair will be scaled back, but just as fun and memorable,” Board members said in…

School-specific reopening plans, plus virtual learning application period extended

The Bledsoe County Board of Education approved a plan to reopen schools beginning on August 25 during its meeting on Monday, August 10. In the meeting some, but not all details, of the reopening plan were discussed. The details discussed publicly at Monday’s meeting are in this week’s issue of The Bledsonian-Banner, and will be…

Ben Farmer elected to School Board

Results of the AUGUST 6, 2020, Bledsoe County General Election and State/Federal Primaries are below. Note, these are BLEDSOE COUNTY RESULTS ONLY, and do not necessarily represent the state winner. These results have not yet been certified. More details on the vote will be in the AUGUST 13 issue of The Bledsonian-Banner. ELECTION RESULTS  [BOLD…

Pikeville man indicted for child rape, arrested in Florida

A 64-year-old Pikeville man was indicted last week by the Bledsoe County Grand Jury on a charge of child rape, according to court documents. Bruce Michael Maddox was arrested in Titusville, Florida on the charge of Child Rape, according to Bledsoe County Sheriff’s Department Investigator George Hodge. Hodge said Maddox is set to be extradited back…

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October 27 - November 02
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    County Democratic Party meeting

    All day
    Oct-29-19

    The Bledsoe County Democratic Party will have their next monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 29 at 6:30 p.m. at Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative in Pikeville. All Democrats, potential Democrats, candidates and anyone interested in attending is welcome. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call Chairman Tim Campbell at (423) 618-0514.

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    Halloween at First Southern Baptist

    All day
    Oct-31-19

    On Halloween evening, October 31, the members of First Southern Baptist Church are handing out candy in the Family Ministry Center from 6:00 p.m. until the candy runs out. Bring the kids by for a fun and safe alternative, regardless of the weather. B43S44

    Candy at Bledsoe County Nursing Home

    All day
    Oct-31-19

    Bledsoe County Nursing Home residents are going to be handing out candy on Halloween evening, October 31 from 5:00 until 6:30 p.m. The residents love seeing the children in their costumes. Please bring you children by to visit with the residents. B43S44

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