Bulletin Board 9-11-2014

Posted on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 11:35 am

  CHURCH SERVICES

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

Hobbs Hill United Methodist Church has worship services on Sundays at 11am with new pastor Julie Anna Johnson.

 

Sweeton Hill Church holds Sunday school at 10am, worship service at 11am, Sunday night services at 5pm and Wednesday night services at 6:30pm.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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

 

Tracy City First United Methodist Church (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.

 

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.

 

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

 

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

 

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.

 

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

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Ministry Church in Pelham is hosting a “Youth Month” every Saturday in July starting at 6pm for ages 13-19. For updates visit facebook.com/MinistryBaptist

 

First Baptist Church in Tracy is having The Gospel Project for Kids. GP4K takes children through the bible, showing them how Christ fits into the entire gospel story. Fall semester is Sept. 3 – Dec. 3 on Wed nights from 6:30 to 8pm for Kindergarten – 6th grade ages.

 

Christ Church Episcopal Church, 530 10th St, Tracy City, has bible study at 10am and church service at 11am  with Priest Stephen Eichler. For more info, call 592-6336.

 

The Unitarian Universalist Church of Tullahoma’s speaker this Sunday will be Tom Bentley.The service begins Sunday at 10am, followed by refreshments and a discussion period.  The church is located at 3536 New Manchester Hwy in Tullahoma.  For more information, call Doug Traversa at (931) 455-8626, or visit the church’s web site at www.tullahomauu.org.

 

GOSPEL SINGINGS

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.

 

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.

 

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

 

There will be picking and grinning on the fourth Saturday night of each month 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.

 

Singing at Oak Grove Church in Oak Grove Community, Sunday, October 5, at 6pm. Featured singer will be Buddy Meeks. All are welcome to come worship and praise God.

 

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 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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

The Grundy County Democratic Party meets monthly on the second Tuesday of each month at 5:00pm at the Grundy County Courthouse. For more info, call Secretary Gayle VanHooser at 931-205-7115.

 

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

 

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

 

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.

 

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.

 

The Grundy Safe Communities Coalition meetings are the second Wednesday of each month at the UT Extension office at noon.

 

The Grundy County Republican Party meets the first Monday of the month at 6pm at the Grundy County Courthouse. For more info call 931-235-4779 or find them on Facebook.

 

Alcoholics Anonymous meet in Monteagle 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. For info on the Tracy City group call 592-7014 or 423-942-0770.

 

Call 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.

 

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

 

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

 

The Rotary Club of Grundy County meets each Tuesday at 11:30am at the Dutch Maid Bakery. Speaker for Sept 30 is Tonya Garner, Grundy County Health Council “Mud Run” coming up. For more info call Katie Bell at 931-259-4062.

 

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.

 

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

 

The Mountain Garden Club meets at the Tracy City Library the first Wednesday of each month at 1pm. New members welcome.

 

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

 

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

 

The United Daughters of the Confederacy, Kirby-Smith, Chapter 327 Sewanee, TN  meets at the Franklin-Pearson House in Cowan, TN. Our Oct 18th meeting will feature a special program on “Southern Songs” recorded and presented by Lisa Meyer. All meetings are open to the public and we encourage you to attend.

 

The South Cumberland Plateau Health Network meets the third Tuesday of each month at 1pm at the UT Extension Office, 27 Phipps St. Hwy. 56. The SCPHN is a collaboration between community groups, healthcare providers, health agencies, universities and hospitals dedicated to improving health outcomes for citizens in Grundy County.

 

The Grundy County Library Board of Directors will meet in Tracy City at the Grundy County Historical Society Heritage Center on Monday, Sept 22 at 10:30am.

 

The quarterly membership meeting of the Grundy Area Arts Council will be Sept 30, 5:30pm, at the Water Building in Tracy City.  Contact grundyareaarts@gmail.com  for directions. After the business meeting, there will be working groups on preparing a GAAC presence at several area events, such as the “Fanny Moffitt Stomp,” the Halloween Festival, various Christmas Parades,  the TN Craft Studio Tour, Chamber of Commerce events, and other ideas as they come up.  Bring your good ideas!  The GAAC promotes education and exposure to the arts for children and adults in the Grundy County area.

 

COMMUNITY CENTERS

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

 

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

 

To donate clothing to the Hobbs Hill Community Center, call Dean at 592-2727.

 

To rent the Coalmont Community Center, call Betty at 592-9311.

 

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

 

To rent the Gruetli-Laager Community Center call Linda Broom at 779-3277.

 

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

 

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

 

LIBRARIES

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

 

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

 

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

 

MUSEUMS

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

 

The TN Consolidated Coal Company Library and Research Center and the Museum at the Grundy County Heritage Center in Tracy City are open Mon-Fri from 10am-4pm and the museum is open on Sat from 10am-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

 

GENERAL SERVICES

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

 

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

 

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.

 

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.

 

Everything is free at the Clothing Bank open every Thurs and Fri 9am-noon and every 4th Tues from 9am-noon at the old GCHS.

 

The G/L Senior Citizens Center (age 60+) is open 5 days a week 8am-3:30pm with lunch every day at 11:30am. 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 Tue. 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.

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

EDUCATION

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.

 

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

 

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.

 

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.

 

Anyone needing a High School Equivalent/HSE Diploma the Tri-County Adult Education is now offering a new class in the Palmer /Gruetli-Laager area. Call or text 664-2006 or (423)949-5307 regarding questions and so staff will have an accurate account of expected attendance. All services and materials are free. You must have a photo I.D.

 

REUNIONS

The Annual Coalminers reunion will be on Sat, Oct 4 at 10am at the Gospel House in Gruetli-Laager. Please bring a covered dish. For more info, call 931-779-3484.

 

The families of Sanders Bartley and Almedia A. Newsome Layne reunion will be on Sat, Oct 4 at the South Cumberland Recreation Center. Lunch will be served around noon. Please bring a covered dish, chairs, and photos to share. For more info call Nelda Hargis at 592-8111 or Patricia Myers at 692-8064. Everyone is welcome.

 

The 11th Annual Tipton Family Reunion, honoring Tensley & Margie Tipton, is Sat. Sept. 27 at the South Cumberland State Park & Recreation Center in Monteagle from 12:00 – 4:00 pm. Food will be served starting at 12:30. Each family is asked to bring meat and buns for grilling, a drink, and a side dish. Baked Beans and all the hotdog and hamburger fixings will be provided. For more information call Dianna at 592-6364.

 

CEMETERY NEWS

Mail donations for the upkeep of Fults Cemetery in Altamont to Sharon Curtis, P. O. Box 163, Altamont, TN 37301 or make deposits at Citizens Tri County Bank (under Fults Cemetery and ask the teller to write your name on the deposit ticket that the bank keeps). All donations are appreciated.

 

Mail donations for the upkeep of Palmer Cemetery to Palmer Cemetery, P. O. Box 28, Palmer, TN 37365.

 

Brown’s Chapel Cemetery is taking donations for mowing and maintenance of the cemetery. If you wish to donate, send donations to Glenda Brewer, 752 55th Avenue, Gruetli-Laager, TN 37339.

 

Gregg Memorial Association will meet at 6:30pm Tuesday, September 30 at Mt. Calvary Apostolic Church Fellowship Hall, 117 Gum Street, Tracy City, TN.

 

Gregg Memorial Association is taking donations for maintenance of Gregg Cemetery. Please send donations to Gregg Memorial Association, c/o Margaret Layne, 852 Gregg Cemetery Rd, Tracy City, TN 37387 or make deposits to the Greg Memorial Association at Citizens Tri County Bank. Please tell the bank teller to write your name on the receipt. All donations are appreciated.

 

FREE SCREENINGS

Grundy County Schools Early Intervention Program will be hosting FREE screenings for children ages birth to three at Tracy City Head Start on Thurs, Sept 25, from 9:30am-11:30am. Free door prizes will be available for parents along with a chance to win a $25 Walmart gift card. For questions or concerns, please contact Sherry Barrett at Grundy County Schools Early Intervention at 592-6681 or 692-3467 ext 124.

 

HOMECOMING

Homecoming at Grace Village Church will be on October 5. Everyone is welcome. For more info, contact Jerry Stockwell at 779-3591 or Andy Weaver at 779-3833.

 

CAMPMEETING

Living Water Church will host their 3rd Annual Campmeeting Sept.29- Oct. 4 at 7pm. with Evangelist Bro. Chris Long and Darwin Nance.

 

BENEFITS

Southern Tennessee Ladies Society in support of the STLS Scholarship Foundation cordially invites you to preview night of the 5th Annual Tablescapes 2014 on Tuesday evening, September 30th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Franklin County Country Club. You are sure to enjoy viewing the 15 themed, beautifully decorated dining tables created by our designing members. All money raised supports STLS scholarships in coffee Franklin, Grundy, Lincoln and Moore counties.

 

Pelham United Methodist Church will host a yard sale on Saturday, October 4, from 8am to 1pm on the parking lot at the church.

 

FRIENDS AND FAMILY DAY

Harrison Chapel Church in the Midway Community will be having Friends and Family Day Sunday, September 28 starting at 10am. Special singing and Preaching by Brother Freddie Harris. Everyone welcome!

 

CELEBRATIONS

There will be a retirement celebration for Leslie Coppinger on Friday, September 26 at 3pm at Tracy City Hall.  Refreshments will be served.  The public is invited to attend.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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