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Annual St. Jude Horeshow

Posted on July 23, 2014 at 10:42 am

The 10th Annual St. Jude Horse show will be held Saturday, July 26 at the Gruetli Laager Park Horse Arena starting at 5:00 p.m. Admission is $3 and the entry fee to ride in the show is $5. There will be a variety of classes for Racking, Walking, Spotted, and Quarter Horses. A Mule Pleasure Class is also included. There will also be a stick horse class for the younger

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  • Collins River Bridge Dedicated In Memory Of Alf Adams

    Posted on July 23, 2014 at 9:55 am

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    Adams, a resident of Beersheba Springs for over 20 years, spent summers in the town every year since his birth. His daughter, Karin Adams Barro said, “Everyone knew Alf.” Adams passed away just over a year ago, and his first cousin, Garrett Adams, sought to remember him by having the state name the Collins River Bridge in his honor. State Senator Janice Bowling, who introduced the legislation in Nashville, read

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  • Senior Of The Month

    Posted on July 23, 2014 at 9:15 am

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    Inez Winton has been chosen as Senior of the Month for July at the Monteagle Senior Nutrition Site. Inez was born May 6, 1926, to Abbott and Gladys Conry Carden of Pelham. She is the widow of Lewie Winton, a former sheriff of Grundy County. Inez is a former secretary of Selective Services in Grundy County. Inez is the mother of three daughters and one son. Inez has been a

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  • Taking The Herald Along For The Ride

    Posted on July 16, 2014 at 10:15 am

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    CW2 Nathaniel Gallagher from Pelham and SGT Ryan Brymer from Palmer proudly display a Grundy County Herald in front of a US Army Black Hawk Helicopter. Gallagher, a Black Hawk helicopter pilot, and Brymer, a Chinook door gunner, are currently serving in the US Army and have been deployed to Afghanistan since January.

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  • Pictures Of Our Past

    Posted on July 16, 2014 at 9:14 am

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    The Gillie Family: L to R: George, Barnett, Charles Hatton Gillie, Hattie, Frances “Fannie” (Flynn) Gillie holding daughter Louise, Mary and Elizabeth. Two other daughters who died young are Estell (1896-1899) and Lola (1897-1897); both are buried in marked graves in the Tracy City Cemetery. Three other sons Charles, Ben and Roy Thomas were born after the photo was taken around 1908. Charles Hatton Gillie (1874-1950) is the son of

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  • Couple Celebrates 50th Wedding Anniversary

    Posted on July 16, 2014 at 9:12 am

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    Mildred and Lewis Summers of Tracy City celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 11. The couple has two daughters, Delona Renee and Stephanie Dawn Summers Pitts. Stephanie lives in Hartselle, Alabama and is the wife of Rev. Danny Pitts, pastor of Gracepoint Church in Decatur, Alabama. Stephanie and Danny, who live in Hartselle, Alabama, have blessed the Summers’ with two granddaughters, Kelli and Kaci. On Saturday, July 12, Gracepoint Church

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  • Water Day Celebration

    Posted on July 9, 2014 at 11:31 am

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    The end of the year celebration of the SWPBS program at Monteagle Elementary was a wet event and enjoyable by students in grades 5-8. The final reward for Stinger Day was a water day requested by students. Water balloons, water guns, and water hoses were used as part of the fun. Mrs. Layne, the principal, even got soaked by water buckets during the event. Students earn stinger bucks when they

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