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Williams Promoted To Major

Posted on November 19, 2014 at 11:30 am

Department of Safety and Homeland Security Commissioner Bill Gibbons and Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) Colonel Tracy Trott on Friday announced changes to the highway patrol’s top command staff. Stacy Williams has been promoted from Captain to Major, supervising the Special Investigations Bureau. The command staff change was prompted by the retirement of Lt. Col. Richard “Dean” Hurley, who joined the THP in 1977. He has served as Lt. Col. since

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  • Hwy. 41 Bridge Opens

    Posted on November 14, 2014 at 9:57 am

    Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer joined state and local officials today to celebrate the official opening of the newly-completed bridge on U.S. Hwy. 41 over the Tennessee River at Nickajack Lake in Marion County on November 7. The new concrete and steel structure has two 12-foot lanes and full 10-foot shoulders and replaces a nearby 1929 truss bridge. The contractor on the $21.5 million project is Britton Bridge,

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  • From The Mayor’s Desk

    Posted on November 14, 2014 at 9:51 am

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    GRUNDY COUNTY MAYOR michael brady It is my pleasure to serve you as your Grundy County Mayor. I hope each of you is doing well. The Mayor’s office is your office, and will diligently keep you informed on the important issues we face. We have been very busy with day-to-day tasks, as well as a host of important issues. First, I would like to address the recent audit of Grundy

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  • Annual Give-Away At Altamont Baptist Church

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 10:57 am

    The Altamont Baptist Church, in partnership with Glencock Baptist Church, will host its annual give-away on Saturday, November 15, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. The church will serve a meal in the Fellowship Hall and givee away food baskets, clothing, blankets, and other items. If you are unable to attend, you may call 931-692-3984 and ask to speak to a volunteer.

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  • The Trustee’s Desk

    Posted on November 10, 2014 at 10:19 am

    GRUNDY COUNTY TRUSTEE tyler mccullough For your convenience, the Office of Trustee has made it available for you to pay your current 2014 property taxes at any Citizen Tri-County Bank location in Grundy County, along with the Citizen Tri-County Branch in Monteagle. You must take your current 2014 Tax Bill and pay the full amount. Citizens Tri-County will not be taking partial, delinquent, or tax relief customers. Partial, delinquent, or

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  • Community Thanksgiving Dinner

    Posted on November 6, 2014 at 9:59 am


    On Saturday, November 22, the community is invited to a Thanksgiving dinner beginning at 12:00 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Tracy City. This event is open to everyone and is free of charge. Roxanne Fults asks everyone to attaned and enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal and good fellowship with friends and family. To volunteer or donate please call 931-235-0668

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  • Audit Finds Problems In Grundy County

    Posted on November 5, 2014 at 1:43 pm

    Grundy County government leaders need to fix numerous problems detailed in a new audit report from the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury. The annual audit resulted in 14 findings, 10 of which were also identified in last year’s audit report. The highway superintendent’s office and the director of schools’ office were once again the source of numerous deficiencies and weaknesses. The variety of problems included noncompliant purchasing procedures in several

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  • Operation Christmas Child Gears Up

    Posted on November 3, 2014 at 1:40 pm

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    Members of First Baptist Church, Tracy City, recently attended a kickoff luncheon at First Baptist Church in Cleveland for Operation Christmas Child. Operation Christmas Child is an international mission project hosted by Samaritans Purse through which shoeboxes are packed with simple gift item and gospel material and distributed to over 100 countries. First Baptist has participated in this ministry since 1998. The past two years the boxes collected locally have

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  • Local Halloween Events

    Posted on October 29, 2014 at 9:55 am


    Palmer “Trick or Treat in the Park” will be held on Friday, October 31, beginning at 5:00 p.m. at the Palmer Ball Field. Everyone is asked to come early, set up, give out candy, and enjoy a bonfire. The Town of Palmer will furnish hotdogs, chili, chips, and drinks. Monteagle The Halloween Festival will be held on Friday, October 31, with a costume contest beginning at 5:30 p.m. Activities will

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