Bulletin Board 7-31-2014

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, Sunday 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, 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.

“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.

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
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 the Dari Delight in Tracy City at 6pm every Thurs. For more info call Beatrice or Dillard Sanders at 931-636-0543.

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.

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.

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.

The Rotary Club of Grundy County meets each Tuesday at 11:30am at the Dutch Maid Bakery. Speakers include: July 15 – Virgil McNeese; July 22 Tommy Farmer, Special Agent in Charge with TBI, Director of the Tennessee Meth & Pharmaceutical Task Force, and Governor’s Task Force on Marijuana Eradication; July 29 Beth Brown. 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 Wed 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 meeting of the Grundy Area Arts Council will be July 29, 5:30pm at Fern Falls in Altamont. For directions, contact grundyareaarts@gmail. Carpools encouraged and bring a snack or desert plate to share, and a folding chair. Drinks and paper products provided. The program features guitarist Lucas Finney.

Tennessee Ornithological Society: Highland Rim Chapter to meet at 6pm on August 5 for its annual summer picnic at the residence of Dr. and Mrs. Harwell of Fayetteville. Please bring a covered dish and visitors are welcome. Directions can be obtained from Lisa Trail at (728-6045).

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 Coalmont Public Library summer reading program “Fizz Boom Read 2014” is July 7-31 with July 16: Bones or Not – Mr. Bill TN Aquarium at 1pm; July 24: Science Guy – Mr. Rich at 1pm; and July 31: Pizza & Ranger – Ranger Park at 1pm. For more info, call Fan at 592-9373.

The Palmer Public Library has new hours: Monday from 1-5, Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30-5 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.

The May Justus Memorial Library has begun their Summer Reading Program “Fizz, Boom Read! Programs will be presented each Thursday in July at 10am.

Palmer Public Library 2014 Summer Reading will continue at 1pm on July 31 with birds at the Palmer Community Center.

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 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.

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 Thursday and Friday 9-noon and every 4th Tuesday from 9-noon at the old GCHS.

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.

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.

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 8-3pm and Tues from 4-7pm. 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.

REUNIONS
The 50-year reunion of the class of 1964 will be this fall. For more info, call Sally Parmley Brown at 592-4160.

The Spencer and Mary Smith Layne family reunion will be August 3 at the Gruetli-Laager Community Center starting at noon with dinner at 2pm. Please bring a covered dish. For more info, call 779-3349 or Squirrel at 423-902-1714 or 423-942-0770.

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.

The annual meeting of the Brown’s Chapel Cemetery Association will be August 9 at 10am.

CELEBRATIONS
The Marion County Fair will be held Sept 9-13 at the Fair Grounds in Jasper. Food Vendors are needed for the week as well as Exhibitors for the Commercial Exhibit Tent. For space inside the tent, reserve your spot by July 31 or vendors who wish to sell crafts or other merchandise may bring their own tent and table to set up outside the tent and pay by the day. Call 423-488-0771 for info on becoming a food vendor. Call 423-240-6820 for more info on exhibiting in the Commercial Tent or in one of the “outside the tent” spots. We are also looking for local entertainers to perform on the Main Stage. If interested in performing, call 423-802-6747.
Anyone wishing to help with the
Fanny Moffett Autumn Stomp Haunted Trail Please contact
Angie Burnett at 467-3263
or meet at the Florence Scruggs building at 2:00 p.m. Aug. 3.

SCHOOL
Grundy County Schools Early Intervention Program/Tennessee Early Intervention Services will destroy special education records older than six years past the date the child would be eligible for early intervention services. Parents wishing to have the child’s old file, contact Sherry Barrett at 931-592-6681 or email sherry.barrett@k12tn.net by August 1 with child’s full name and date of birth. Records will be destroyed August4.

EXPO
Steampunk Expo & Gothic Convention will be August 8, 9, and 10 at the Chattanooga Choo Choo. There will be merchants, costume contest, food and drink, live entertainment, exhibits, photo booth, and more. For more info visit steampunkexpo.org.

BENEFITS
Hobbs Hill Community Center will be having a yard sale Saturday, August 2 from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. All proceeds will go toward the upkeep of the building.

GCHS Cheerleaders will have all flavors of Krispy Kreme doughnuts for sale Saturday August 1. They will be set up at all banks and some stores throughout the county. Look for the signs and stop by to support the cheerleaders.

HOMECOMING
Chestnut Springs Church on Orange Hill Road in Tracy City will have their homecoming on August 3 beginning at 10 a.m. Guest preacher will be Brother Delmar Salvage and special singing by Glory Road. Pastor Freddy Salvage welcomes everyone.

Bivens Chapel Church in Gruetli Lagger will have their homecoming Sunday August 3. Pastor Brother Larry Campbell welcomes everyone.

 

 

 

 

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