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Grundy Recovers Offers Help

Posted on September 18, 2014 at 10:56 am

Grundy Recovers invites anyone suffering from addiction, their family members, and their friends to join them for dinner and fellowship on Thursday evenings. Jennifer Summers, a member of Grundy Recovers, says feeling the pain and struggle of addiction often leaves one feeling alone. “You are not alone, there is a way out. Nothing is easy, but you can enjoy your journey. Please come and join us. After dinner, we hold

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  • Community Comes Together For The Dees Family

    Posted on September 17, 2014 at 9:21 am

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    When Brad and Cora Dees lost their home to a devastating fire on September 5, they had no idea how one voice could move a community to action. Hours after the fire destroyed the Dees’ home of 11 years, family friend David Lowrie set up a “Go Fund Me” account to collect donations. Getting the word out through Facebook, the fund easily topped over $3,000 in just four days. Lowrie

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  • Meet Your Neighbor

    Posted on September 15, 2014 at 11:47 am

    Clint Shrum

    Great news about the changes to the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office is being heard throughout the county. We welcomed the opportunity to talk to Sheriff Clint Shrum about his background and his plans for helping Grundy County. It has been an extremely busy time for you and your staff. I appreciate you taking the time to talk to the Herald. Many people in the county already know your background, but

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  • TCE Remembers Hailey Taylor

    Posted on September 12, 2014 at 10:55 am

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    On Wednesday, August 27, the students, faculty, and staff held a memorial celebration and balloon release in honor of Hailey Taylor who recently lost her battle with brain cancer.  Last year, the TCE seventh grade worked on and were successful with establishing Hailey Taylor Day for Tennessee on May 23.  The gift of friendship was created late in the last school year, and the students feel a deep loss.  The

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  • Baby Boy Born

    Posted on September 11, 2014 at 8:56 am

    Baby Rush Layne

    A baby boy, Rush Daxtyn Layne, was born August 20, 2014 at Women’s East Erlanger in Chattanooga, TN to Angelea Smartt and Russell Layne Jr. of Gruetli-Laager, TN. He weighed 6 lbs. 12 ozs. and was 20 inches long. Maternal grandparents are Aaron and Andrea Smartt of Altamont, TN. Paternal grandparents are Russell and Becky Layne of Gruetli-Laager, TN.

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  • A 60 Year Celebration

    Posted on September 10, 2014 at 10:44 am

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    George and Edwene Clay celebrated 60 years of marriage on July 27. The couple, who reside in Pelham, were married on July 31, 1954. George is a farmer in Pelham and Edwene is retired from AEDC. They are both active in the Grundy County Farm Bureau – George as President and Edwene as President of the Grundy County Farm Bureau Women. Pictured are: (first row) George and Edwene Clay, (second

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  • Meet Your Neighbor

    Posted on September 8, 2014 at 10:09 am

    Michael Brady

    County Mayor Michael Brady is a familiar face around Grundy County after the recent election. He spent the spring and summer canvassing communities from Pelham to Palmer and Monteagle to Beersheba Springs. He visited with us before his first day in office to discuss his hopes for the county. Congratulations on your recent win. By the time this comes out you will be our new County Mayor. I know you

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