Bulletin Board 10-16-2014

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.

 

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 service begins Sunday at 10am, followed by refreshments and a discussion period. The speaker this Sunday will be Doug Traversa. The talk is entitled, “The Many Faces of Christianity – the Later Schisms.” 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.

 

Community Harvest Church of God in Coalmont has Sunday school services at 10am, morning service at 11am, Sunday night prayer service at 5pm, and night service starting at 5:30pm. Wednesday night service is at 6:30pm.

 

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.

 

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. October 21st, TN House Representative Judd Matheny will address the pros and cons of Amendment 3 … permanently banning a TN income tax. October 28th, David Ramsey, new Executive Director of DuBose Conference Center.  He is a vibrant speaker with a fresh vision to bring tourism to the mountain.  David says he has been training for his current job at DuBose Conference Center for his whole life!

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. October 18 will feature a program on “Southern Songs” recorded and presented by Lisa Meyer.  All meetings are open to the public.

 

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.

 

Grundy County Jam session meets every Tuesday at 5pm at the Water Building in the old high school annex in Tracy City.  Beginning players are encouraged to come and learn by playing–bring acoustic instruments, or borrow some of the extras that will be there.

 

The South Cumberland Plateau Health Network will meet October 14 at noon at the Heritage Center in Tracy City.  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.

 

Southern TN Ladies’ Society meeting is Wednesday, November 5 at 10:00am at Franklin County Country Club.

Program: Damon MacNaught “Bare Glass” and buffet luncheon.

Luncheon reservations call: Peggy Heyden 962-4466 or Tina 967-4813 or reply2stls@att.net.

Reservation/cancellation deadline is noon on Tuesday, October 28.

 

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 12-5pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30am-4pm.

 

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 8am-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 Susan Long at glsc37339@gmail.com, 32377 TN 108 Gruetli-Laager, TN, 779-5494, and on Facebook https://www.Facebook.com/GruetliLaagerSeniorCenter.

 

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.

 

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 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.

 

CHURCH EVENTS

Bro. Tony King and Bro. John Hill will celebrate 50 years to the ministry. Celebration will be Oct 18 at 5:30pm at Bro. Bobby’s church, New Life, in Tullahoma. Turn left on Lincoln St, approximately 7 miles on left. Everyone is invited.

 

Family and Friends Day will be Saturday October 18 at House of Prayer Church in Tracy City. Hay ride is at 1:30pm and Fish Fry is at 3pm. Everyone is welcome to come out and enjoy a day of fellowship.

 

Camp Meeting at Myers Hill FCM Church will begin on October 20 at 7pm with Bro. Freddie Harris and Deon Black preaching. Old Timers will be singing on Thursday and Bro. Buddy Meeks on one of the other nights. Everyone is invited.

 

Pastor and Wife Appreciation will be on Sunday October 19 starting at 11am with lunch to follow in the fellowship hall. Bro Freddie Harris will be preaching. Everyone is invited.

 

BENEFITS

Country breakfast at Plainview Community Church Center will be on Saturday, October 18 from 7-10am. Menu: Pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon or sausage, gravy, biscuits, coffee, and juice. Carry out plates available. All proceeds go to building renovations.

 

Church wide yard sale at Monteagle First Baptist Church Gym will be on October 17 and 18 beginning at 8am.

 

Benefit Soup and Chili Supper for Wayne Cox will be at Monteagle First Baptist Church Gym on October 23 from 4:30-7pm. For more info contact Shirley Moon at 924-2747.

 

Benefit yard sale for Sons of Confederacy Veterans at the old county building behind the police station on Saturday October 18 beginning at 8am. A lot of different items. All proceeds go to the building and museum. Weather permitting.

 

Chili supper and auction for Pryor Ridge Church will be on Saturday October 18 at 4pm at the Coalmont Community Center. Proceeds will go to building fund.

 

MEMORIAL

Myers Hill Church will host the Kevin Shrum Memorial Cruise-in on Saturday October 18from 11am-3pm at the old fellowship hall. Call Mike Everett for more info at 924-3031.

 

NOTICE

Winter Hours for Grundy County/Tracy Farmers Market starting October 2 will be on Thursday 3-4 pm and Saturday 11 am – 12 pm.

 

Starting October 15 if you do any outdoor burning you are required by law to obtain a burning permit. Permits are free and can be obtained over the phone by calling 931-692-3732 Mon-Fri from 8am to 4:30pm. Failure to do so could result in fines up to $300. For more info on burning permits you can call your local TDF office at 692-3732.

 

CELEBRATIONS

Belvidere Firemen’s Fish Fry is Saturday, Oct 18 from 11am-5pm. Fish, BBQ chicken, chicken strips, hush puppies, fries, baked beans, cole slaw, drinks, and homemade desserts with live Bluegrass music. 401 Belvidere Road, Belvidere, TN 37306. For fish fry info, call Tim Yannayon at 931-580-0708.

 

Hillcrest Apartments will be handing out treats for kids on Halloween from 4:30-6:30pm. Bring your kids out for some treats.

 

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