Bulletin Board

Posted on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 10:21 am

SAVE THE COKE OVENS – Save the Coke Ovens meet the first Friday of the month at the Coalmont Community Center at 4:30pm.

COAL MINER’S MUSEUM – The Coal Miner’s Museum is open by appointment by contacting Lisa Magourik at 931-779-3247 or 779-6739.

CLOTHING BANK – Everything is free at the Clothing Bank open every Thursday and Friday 9-noon and every 4th Tuesday from 9-noon at the old GCHS.

HOBBS HILL COMMUNITY CENTER – To donate clothing to the community center, call Dean at 592-2727.

CLASSES – There are on-going classes for teens and adults in painting and drawing Tuesdays and Fridays from 3:30-5:30pm inside the Water Dept building in Tracy City. Call 592-4332 for more info.

AA MEETING – Alcoholics Anonymous meet Mon and Fri in Tracy City at 7pm. Monteagle meets Wed at 7:30pm and Sun at 6:30pm at the Holy Comforter. Sewanee meets Tues and Sat at 7:30pm at the Otey Parrish.

SUNDAY SERVICES – The Palmer Nazarene Church has services with Sunday school at 10am, morning service at 11am, and Sunday night service at 5:30pm.

FOOD BANK - The Grundy County Food Bank distributes food Tuesdays from 8am to 10am. Qualified recipients may come once every month, on any Tuesday, at the Grundy County Food Bank in Tracy City.

VFW MEETINGS – Meeting for the Veterans of Foreign Wars of Clyde Bennett Post 9586 in Monteagle is the second Monday of every month at 7pm. The Ladies Auxiliary meeting is 6pm.

CUB SCOUT PACK 3212 – Cub Scout Pack 3212 meets every Tuesday at 6pm at United Methodist Church in Tracy City when school is in session for ages 6-11 in grades 1-5. For more info call 423-400-7460.

BIVENS CHAPEL – Bivens Chapel has Sunday school at 10am, worship at 11am, Sunday night worship at 5pm, and Wed night worship at 7pm.

BOY SCOUTS - The Boy Scouts of America Troop 12 for boys in fifth grade and up meet Tuesdays at 6pm at First United Methodist Church in Tracy City. For more info call Ken Simpson at 924-2318 or 423-400-7460.

BEERSHEBA COMMUNITY CENTER – The Beersheba Community Center is available for rent. For more info, call Larry Hall at 931-692-3350.

COALMONT COMMUNITY CENTER – To rent the Coalmont Community Center, call Betty at 592-9311.

PLAINVIEW COMMUNITY CENTER – To rent the Plainview Community Center, call 592-5058 and leave a message. 

MORTON MEMORIAL - Morton Memorial United Methodist Church has Sunday school at 9:45am and worship at 11am each Sunday. For more info call 924-2192.

CHURCH SERVICES - Mount Oak Primitive Baptist Church in Tracy City has services every second and fourth Sunday at 10:30am. Call 592-3622 for more info.

SERVICES - Amazing Grace Chapel Full Gospel Church in Altamont has services each Sunday at 2pm.

MEETING - The monthly meeting of the Tracy City Business Club is the last Monday of each month at 6pm at the Alma Mater Theater in Tracy City.

G/L COMMUNITY CENTER - To rent the Gruetli-Laager Community Center call Linda Broom at 779-3277.

PALMER COMMUNITY CENTER - To rent the Palmer Community Center call 779-3247 or 779-3086.

WORSHIP SERVICES - Hobbs Hill United Methodist Church has worship services on Sundays at 11am.

G/L SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER - The G/L Senior Citizens Center (age 60+) is open 5 days a week 8-3:30pm with lunch every day at 11:30. Call the day before by 11am for lunch reservations. There is bingo once a week, devotion on Thursday, free blood pressure clinics and nutrition programs every month and day trips. The fourth Tuesday of each month a rep. from the TN State Health Ins. Program will be at the center to help with drug coverage and Medicare insurance. For more info call 779-5494.

OES MEETING - The Order of the Eastern Star meets every first Thurs of each month at 7pm at the Masonic Lodge.

MOUNTAIN GARDEN CLUB - The Mountain Garden Club meets at the Tracy City Library the first Wed of each month at 1pm. New members welcome.

BRAIN MATTERS - Brain Matters, a support group for survivors/families of Traumatic Brain Injury meets at The Rehab Center of STMC in Decherd the first Tues of every month at 6pm. For more info, call Mary Holt at 931-962-9947.

CHURCH SERVICE – Sweeton Hill Church holds Sunday school at 10am, worship service at 11am, Sunday night services at 6:30pm and Wednesday night services at 6:30pm.

PELHAM UMC - Pelham United Methodist Church has a free continental breakfast at 9:20am with Sunday school at 9:45am and worship at 11am every week. For more info visit www.pelhamumc.org.

HISTORICAL SOCIETY - The TN Consolidated Coal Company Library and Research Center and the Museum at the Grundy County Heritage Center in Tracy City is open Mon-Fri from 10-4pm and the museum is open on Sat from 10-2pm. To donate to the Heritage Center, call 931-592-6008. For more info, go to www.gchs.homestead.com. For Grundy County online research go to www.grundycountyhistory.org.

CHURCH SERVICES - Fall Creek Church at Fall Creek Cemetery in G/L holds Sunday worship at 11am, Sunday night at 5pm, and Wed at 6:30pm.

CHURCH BUS SERVICE – If you need a ride to Mount Etta Freewill Baptist Church, call 931-273-4698 or 931-779-5457.

GOSPEL SINGING - There is a gospel singing at the Dari Delight in Tracy City at 6pm every Thurs. For more info call Beatrice or Dillard Sanders at 931-636-0543.

ROTARY CLUB - The Rotary Club of Grundy County meets each Tuesday at 11:30am at the Dutch Maid Bakery. For more info call Katie Bell at 931-259-4062.

SPAY/NEUTER PROGRAM – The Animal Alliance of South Cumberland has low cost spay/neuter programs with financial help available. Call 931-235-9006 for more info.

MEETING - The Grundy County Commission meets on the 4th Monday of each month at the Grundy County Courthouse in Altamont at 6:30pm.

RIDE TO CHURCH - If you need a ride to Sunday school or church, call Myers Hill First Cong. Methodist Church at 592-2671.

AMERICAN LEGION POST 74 – The American Legion Post 74 breakfast meetings are held the second Sunday of each month at 7am. Dues should be mailed to P. O. Box 426, Tracy City, TN 37387.

JOB BANK - Apply for jobs online and get help with your resume at the Job Bank at the Adult Learning Center in Tracy City. For more info call 592-4332.

ALZHEIMER’S   SUPPORT GROUP- The Alzheimer’s and Dementia support group meets on the third Thursday of each month at 6pm at The Bridge at Monteagle.

DONATE ITEMS - Donate items to the Cumberland Heights Seventh Day Adventist Community Service Center on Tuesdays from 9-2pm. All other times, please call Nancy at 692-3055, Lynn at 779-3515, or Larry at 692-2391.

FOSTER FALLS - The Foster Falls Community Center has a dinner at 5:30pm every first Friday of each month. Food, fun and games. The center is available for rent by calling 423-942-6042. All proceeds benefit the center/fire department.

GOSPEL SINGING - There is a gospel singing at 28012 Hwy 108 in Gruetli-Laager every Friday night at 6:30pm. For more info/booking, call Lonnie Nance at 779-3484.

ADULT LEARNING CENTER – The Adult Learning Center in Tracy City has free GED classes. Hours are Mon-Thurs from 8-3pm and Tues from 4-7pm. They also have free computer classes. For more info call 592-4332.

VOLUNTEER - Amedisys Hospice is seeking hospice volunteers. For more info, call Lisa Davis, Volunteer Coordinator, at 931-924-5014.

PELHAM VALLEY - To rent the Pelham Valley Community Center, call David Gallagher at 467-3129.

CHURCH SERVICES – Mt. Zion Baptist Church has Sunday school at 10am, Sunday services 11am and 6pm, and Thursday Service at 6:30pm. For more info call Pastor Andy Lockhart at 592-7474.

GRUNDY REPUBLICANS - The Grundy County Republican Party meets the first Saturday of the month at 10am at the Grundy County Courthouse. For more info call 931-871-6040 or go to info@grundygop.org or www.grundygop.org.

GRUNDY DEMOCRATS - The Grundy County Democratic Party meets monthly on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00pm at the Grundy County Courthouse. Chairman Roger Layne invites everyone to attend. For more info, call Secretary Gayle VanHooser at 931-205-7115.

SPAY/NEUTER CLINIC – Contact Paul’s Clinic, a non-profit low cost spay/neuter clinic in McMinnville at 931-668-2702 for help with rabies vaccinations, spay, etc.

MONTEAGLE NUTRITION SITE – The Monteagle Nutrition Site for seniors 60 and above is located in the May Justus Library building. Hot meals available Monday-Friday from 11am to 12:30pm with recreational games, fellowship, and nutritional and medical assistance. For more info call 931-592-5559.

CHURCH SERVICES - Christian Worship Center in Whitwell has Sunday school at 9:45am, Sunday worship at 11am, Sunday evening service at 5pm, and Wednesday night Bible study at 6:30pm, and children’s church at 6:30pm (all times CST). For bus pickup (Whitwell area only) call 423-619-1049. For more info call 423-596-3491.

WEEKLY PRAYER GROUP – The prayer group meets each day at First Baptist Church Monteagle at 7:30am.

MEETING – The Grundy Safe Communities Coalition meetings are the first Monday of each month at 5pm at the Coalmont Community Center. For more info email grundysafecommunities@gmail.com.

YEARBOOKS NEEDED – The Grundy Historical Society’s Library needs GCHS yearbooks from 1965, 1971, 1974, 1983, 1984, 2002, and 2005 to present. Elementary School yearbooks are also needed. To donate yearbooks, call 592-6008 or drop them by the Heritage Center at 465 Railroad Avenue in Tracy City. For more info email jcoats@cafes.net.

NA MEETING - Narcotics Anonymous meets Tues. at noon, Thurs at 7pm, and Sat. at noon in Tracy City at the SAA Ranch located at 20 Faith Rd. in Plainview Lake area.

SUPPORT GROUP - The Adult Survivor of Child Abuse (ascasupport.org) meets every Thursday at 7pm at The Wesley House at 330 W. Main Street in Monteagle. For more info call 931-924-4900 or email south.Cumberland.asca@gmail.com

GRUNDY COUNTY HEALTH COUNCIL – The Grundy County Health Council meets at noon on the third Tuesday of each month at the U.T. Extension Building in Coalmont.

SERVICES – Fairview Union Church in Whitwell has Sunday school at 10am, Sunday morning worship at 11am, Sunday evening service and Wed service at 6pm and every third Wed of the month Valley View Asst Living service at 5:30pm.

SEEKING YOUTH - WIA Out-of-School Youth Program is seeking recruits (ages 18 to 21). You may qualify if you need a GED and are low income. For more info, call Alan Mayes at 931-592-4332.

FINE FREE DAYS - May Justus Memorial Library is having fine free days. Bring back overdue books no matter how long they have been out and owe nothing.

SERVICES - Rutledge Falls Baptist Church in Tullahoma has Sunday worship at 8:30 and 11am; Sunday school at 9:45am, Sunday evening at 6pm; and Wednesday Bible study at 7pm and choir practice at 5:45pm. For more info, call 931-455-8879.

VA HOTLINE – Call 1-855-VA-WOMEN – to receive and respond to questions from Veterans, their families and caregivers about the many VA services and resources available to women Veterans.

UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY – The United Daughters of the Confederacy Kirby-Smith Chapter 327 meet every third Saturday of the month at the Franklin-Pearson House in Cowan at 10am.

BIBLE STUDY VIDEOS – Monteagle Seventh-day Adventist Church will host a series of videos called “Total Onslaught,” an in-depth study of the book of Revelation, current events and what the future holds on Tuesdays at 6:30pm at the church located at 497 College Street in Monteagle. For more info, go to www.monteaglechurch.org.

CHURCH SERVICES – Grace Village Church in the Flat Branch Community has Sunday school at 10am, morning service at 11am, and women’s Bible study Wednesday at 6pm. For more info, call Jerry Stockwell at 779-3591 or Andy Weaver at 779-3833.

HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMAS FOR VETERANS - Veterans who did not receive a high school diploma may receive their diplomas. For more info, call Sergeant Major Williams at 931-924-3000 or 931-224-3226.

BIBLE STUDY - Hubbards Cove Church of God at the foot of Viola Mountain will be studying Bible prophecy every Wednesday night at 6:30pm with Rev. Jerry Stoick from McMinnville.

GOSPEL SINGING - There will be gospel singing every Tuesday night at 6:30pm at Rocky Top Restaurant in Monteagle. For more info, call Marie Ashley at 931-598-9258 and leave a message.

911 SIGNS - The Tracy City Fire Department is currently selling 911 signs. Call Tracy City Hall at 592-6213 for more info.

HISTORICAL SOCIETY - Palmer Town Historian David Patton will have photos and articles monthly on the Grundy County Historical Society’s website at www.gchs.homestead.com.

ROTARY - The Monteagle/Sewanee Rotary Club meets at the Smoke House Restaurant on Wednesdays at 6:50am. The club also hosts a lunch meeting at noon on Thursdays at the Blue Chair Tavern.

NO FINE DAYS - Every day is no fine day at Coalmont Public Library. For more info, call Fran Adams at 592-9373.

HOUSE OF PRAYER - The House of Prayer in Brown’s Hollow has Sunday school at 10am, church services at 11am, Sunday night services at 5pm, and Tuesday night services at 6:30pm.

ATTENTION - World War II and Korean War veterans: The next “Honor Flights of Middle Tennessee” to Washington, D.C. is scheduled for May 3, 2014. Donations may be sent to: Honor Flights, P. O. Box 1926, Tullahoma, TN 37388. For more info or an application, call Sergeant Major Larry E. Williams U.S. Army/Retired, at 931-924-3000 or 224-3226 (cell) or go to tennesseans2@blomand.net.

BIBLE STUDIES - “Unveiling Daniel’s Mysteries,” a study of the Biblical Book of Daniel, will be held at the Adventist Community Services building on Thursdays at 6pm. Childcare will be provided.

SERVICES - The Monteagle Seventh-day Adventist Church has prayer and Bible study at 6:30pm on Tuesdays with church and worship service on Saturdays at 11am.

PALMER LIBRARY - The Palmer Public Library has new winter hours: Monday from 1-5, Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30-5 and lunch is from 2-3pm on those days.

HELP FOR HEALTHCARE REGISTRATION - Volunteers will be at Julia’s Fine Foods on University Ave. in Sewanee from 2:30pm and 5:00pm each Sunday through March 30 for help to navigate the Affordable Care Act website. For more info, contact Leslie Lytle (sllytle@blomand.net) or 931-592-6594).

HONOR FLIGHT OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE – The “Honor Flight of Middle Tennessee” Board of Director meetings are held at the Citizens Tri County Bank in Tullahoma at 9am. For more info, call Lana Woodard at 931-455-3488.

RECOVERY MEETINGS – NA – Tracy City S Double A Ranch – Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon; AA – Tracy City Episcopal Church – Mondays and Fridays at 7pm; AA – Monteagle Holy Comforter Church – Sundays 6:30pm and Wednesdays 7:30pm and Fridays at 7pm; Palmer City Hall – Thursdays at 6pm.

GOSPEL PROJECT FOR KIDS – A gospel project for kids is available at First Baptist Church in Tracy City on Wed 6:30-8pm through May 28 for children in kindergarten-sixth grade.

ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS - Would your child benefit from more one-on-one instruction? Cumberland Heights SDA Christian School is accepting applications for next school year and have some openings for those who would like to finish out this school year with us.

Computer Classes- The May Justus Library will have FREE Basic Computer Classes from 1-2pm every Thursday through April.

SERVICES - First United Methodist Church at 105 16th St in Tracy City (592-6135) with Pastor Danny Coffelt has Sunday worship services 8:30am and 11am; Sunday school 9:45 am; Sunday night Bible study 6:00 pm; and Wednesday Youth 5:30-7pm.

NARCONONCall Narconon for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all types of drugs. Narconon also offers free assessments and referrals. Call 800-431-1754 or drugabusesolution.com.

BENEFIT BAKE SALEOn Friday, April 18 from 10-2pm, there will be a bake sale at the Piggly Wiggly in Monteagle. All proceeds will benefit the May Justus Memorial Library. To donate items or order from a pre-order list, call Debbie Layne at 924-2740 or Karen Tittle at 924-2638. Pre-order deadline is April 14.

MONTEAGLE JULY 4The Town of Monteagle July 4th parade will be at 10am on July 4 with line up at 9am with the theme “Hats off to America.” Those interested in participating can pre-register or register at the event. They are looking for local musicians & food vendors for the Red, White & Blue Celebration on July 5 from noon to dark. Call 931-924-5353 for more info, or email mmtnchamber@blomand.net.

 FLAT BRANCH SCHOOL REUNIONThose who are interested in a school reunion on July 26, 2014 please come to a meeting at Grace Village Fellowship Hall on April 19 at 6pm. For more info, call Angeline Lawson Stockwell at 779-3591 or Henry Nunley at 592-6136. 

 PICKING AND GRINNINGThere will be picking and grinning on the fourth Saturday night of each month starting April 26 with a meal at 5pm and singing at 6pm at 2341 Flat Branch Spur in Tracy City. For more info, call Jerry Stockwell at 779-3591 or Andy Weaver at 779-3833.

SERVICES There will be a sunrise service Easter Sunday, April 20 at 6am at the Free Will Baptist Church in Pelham.  The Bethel Cemetery Association will also hold its annual meeting Sunday, April 27 at 2pm at the church.

EASTER SUNDAYBible Baptist Church in Monteagle will have Easter Sunday services April 20 at 10am with special services and a fellowship meal after the service. For more info, call 423-322-4922.

  VENDORS WANTED – The Monteagle Mountain Chamber of Commerce is looking for Art, Craft and Food Vendors to participate in the 55th Annual Monteagle Mountain Market for Arts & Crafts, on July 26 & 27. All Crafts and Artwork must be handmade and the application will go through a jury process. Call or email for more info at 931-924-5353 or mmtnchamber@blomand.net.  Applications and rules can be found online at http://www.monteaglechamber.com/2014a&c.pdf.

 GOSPEL SINGINGThere is a gospel singing at Hardees in Winchester every Saturday evenings at 6pm. For more info, call Marie Ashley at 931-273-5739 or John Bean at 931-212-4292.

 BENEFITThere will be a chili supper and singing for cancer patient Lisa Hill Rodriguez on April 26 with food served from 2-6pm and singing at 6pm at the Christian Worship Center in Whitwell.

 LIVE PRESENTATION-There will be a live presentation of “The Last Triumph” at Living Water Independent Church in Tracy City April 18-20 at 7pm.


 BLOOD DRIVE-There will be a blood drive at the Grundy County Courthouse April 22 from noon until 4pm.

SINGING-The Hinkle family will be singing April 18 at Paynes Cove Church in Pelham at 7pm with a meal available after the service and will be singing April 19 at Rutledge Hill Community Church in Hillsboro with a meal at 6pm and singing after the meal.

SUNRISE SERVICE-There will be a sunrise service at Plainview community Church Easter Sunday at 6am with Bro. Charles “Red” Keener preachin 


BENEFIT-There will be a turkey and dressing supper and gospel singing at Plainview Community Church Center April 18 from 6-8pm. You must be present to win door prizes. Carry out dinners available. 


INVITATION-The Grundy County Library Board of Directors and Librarians invite everyone to attend an open house April 28 from 5-7pm at the Altamont Library. Light refreshments will be served. 

CEMETERY CLEAN UP-Monteagle Cemetery will have its bi-annual clean up day April 19 at 8am.




EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE-There will be an Easter sunrise service at Highland Community Church in Summerfield on April 20 at 6am with Br. Robbie Hastings delivering the message.




FAIR MEETING-There will be a meeting of the Grundy County Fair Association April 22 at 6pm at the Coalmont Fire Station. Everyone interested in bringing back the Grundy County Fair is urged to attend. 


CEMETERY UP KEEP-It is time to start collecting donations for the mowing and up keep of the Fults Cemetery in Altamont. Mail donations to Sharon Curtis, P. O. Box 163, Altamont, TN 37301 or make deposits at Citizens Tri County Bank (under Fults Cemetery and be sure to ask the teller to write your name on the deposit ticket that the bank keeps). All donations are appreciated. 


ATTENTION-Grundy County Schools are in the process of applying for the LEAP grant offered through TN.gov. Any parents or partners who are interested in finding out more info or submitting input, please email cjtrickler@k12tn.net.


SCV CAMP 72 MEETING-Maj. Gen. Benjamin F. Cheatham Camp 72 will have a dinner meeting at 6pm, Tuesday, April 22 at the Oak Restaurant in Manchester. The meeting will start at 7pm. For program info, check out http://www.tennessee-scv.org/camp72/. Meetings are open to the general public. 


CO-ED/MEN’S LEAGUE-The G/L Co-ed League and Men’s League in Altamont starts April 28. If you want to play in the league, call Don “Butter” Rymer at 931-235-8458. 


MEETING-The Kirby-Smith 327 Sewanee Chapter of the UDC will meet Sat, April 26 at the Franklin Pearson House in Cowan at 10am. For more info go to www.kirbysmith327.com. 


SUNRISE SERVICE-Sweeton Hill Church will have sunrise service on April 20 at 6am.



































































































































































































































































































































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