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Mayor Brady signs proclamation

Mayor Brady Proclaims FFA Week

Posted on February 25, 2015 at 10:58 am

County Mayor Michael Brady proclaimed February 22 – 28, FFA Week in Grundy County. Brady signed the proclamation in his office as FFA members Chynna Fults and Alina Posey looked on. The proclamation was read in the business session of the Grundy County Commission, with the FFA members joining the Mayor as the proclamation was presented to the Commissioners for approval. FFA members at Grundy County High School will be

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    Posted on February 24, 2015 at 10:31 am

    Fuel Sampling

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  • “Meet Your Neighbor” Mike Partin

    Posted on February 24, 2015 at 10:26 am


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  • “Meet Your Neighbor” Russell Mainord

    Posted on February 20, 2015 at 10:08 am

    NOW 2-19

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  • Grundy County Spelling Bee Enters 31st Year

    Posted on February 17, 2015 at 11:11 am

    Grundy County Spelling Bee

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  • Meet Your Neighbor Gayle VanHooser

    Posted on February 17, 2015 at 11:06 am

    NOW Gayle VanHooser

    Gayle VanHooser is a familiar face in Grundy. She is the Register of Deeds for the county and is active in volunteer work. When asked if she was from Grundy County, Gayle gave a resounding yes. “I absolutely love this question. I am so proud to say yes! I am from Grundy County, born and raised. Every meeting I attend, and every person I meet, I proudly tell them where

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  • Wellness Expo

    Posted on February 17, 2015 at 10:13 am


      The Community Health Institute at Chattanooga State will host the “Eighth Annual Health, Fun, and Wellness Expo” Friday, March 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Health Science Center located on the Amnicola campus. This is a large, comprehensive health fair that is open to the public offering numerous free health screenings, food, music and massages that includes exhibits from area health professionals and wellness-related organizations. Parking

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