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Bulletin Board 8-27-15

Posted on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 11:35 am

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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. For info and prayer line call 779-3062 or 779-7377.

 

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 , 208 E Spring St., Whitwell has Sunday school at 9:45am, Sunday worship at 11am, Sunday evening service at 5pm, and Wednesday night Bible study and children’s church at 6:30pm, and children’s church at 6:30pm. For bus pickup (Whitwell area only) call 423-763-8754. 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 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.

 

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 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.

 

Baker’s Chapel Church on Altamont Street Tracy City has Sunday school at 10am, worship service at 11am and Sunday night service at 6pm.

 

Pastor Freddie Harris and congregation of Harrison Chapel Church on Highland Drive in Midway invite everyone to join them for services, 10am Sunday school, 11am worship service, 7pm Wednesday night prayer service, and 5pm Sunday night service.

 

Valley Home Community Church near Pelham invites everyone to come and worship with them. Sunday School begins at 10am, worship service at 11am. Bro. Richard Hardy is Pastor.  Directions from Monteagle, go down the mountain on old Hwy. 41 toward Pelham, turn first right where Wonder Cave sign is, go straight about a half mile. A friendly and loving group will welcome you.

 

Pastor Troy Smith and the congregation of the Valley Home Methodist church on Highway 41 invite you to worship with them every Sunday. Church at 9am, Sunday School at 10am and evening service at 6pm. Bible study Wednesday at 7pm. If a ride is needed please call 931-467-5163

 

Chestnut Springs Congregational Methodist Church on Orange Hill Rd in Tracy City has Sunday morning service at 10am; worship at 11am. They meet on the first, third and fifth Sunday mornings. They meet on all Sunday nights at 5pm and Wed nights at 6pm. Pastor: Bro Freddie Savage.

 

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.

 

The G/L Senior Citizens Center (age 60+) is open 5 days a week 8am-3:30pm with lunch M-F at 11:30am. Call the day before by 11am for lunch reservations. There is bingo every Mon, Wed and Fri at 10am, devotion on Thursday at 10am, blood pressure screenings the 3rd Wed of every month, as well as nutrition programs and day trips. The 4th Tues of every 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.

 

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 10am-5pm, Tuesday from 10am-4pm and Thursday from 10am-5pm.

 

Every day is no fine day at Coalmont Public Library. For more info, call Fran Adams at 592-9373.

 

Story time at the May Justus Library will be every Wednesday beginning August 12 at 10:30. Theme for the month of August is colors.

 

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.grundycountyhistoricalsociety.com.

 

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 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.

 

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.

 

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. 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.

 

If you would like to help with mowing and upkeep of Bonnie Oak Cemetery you may send it to Bill Nunley at PO Box 26, Coalmont, TN 37313.

 

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.

 

Singing each Saturday night at the Praise and Worship Center, 100 Cannon Street, Jasper. Singing begins at 6pm. 423-240-8017.

 

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.

 

Gospel singing each Saturday night at The Praise and Worship Family Outreach Center, at 100 Cannon Street in Jasper, TN at 6pm. Everyone is welcome to come worship with us. For more information contact Paul David Webb at 423-240-8017.

 

The Oak Grove Independent Church will have a singing Thursday, August 20 at 7pm. Featured singers will be The Dalton Gang. All are welcome to attend. For info call 592-6737.

 

       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. On August 27 a presentation by Jeff McMahon, White’s Professor of Moral Philosophy at University of Oxford will be at the Sewanee Inn at 8am.

 

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.

For more info call Katie Bell at 931-259-4062.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Grundy County Jam session meets every Tuesday at 7pm in the Grundy Area Council room of 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.

 

Celebrate Recovery meetings are each Thursday at 6pm at the Gruetli Church of God.

 

Join the members of the Southern Tennessee Ladies Society, their mission is to award scholarships to graduation seniors in Coffee, Franklin, Grundy, Lincoln and Moore counties, on Wed, September 2 and 10am at the Franklin County Country Club.

 

Tennessee Ornithological Society: Highland Rim Chapter to meet Tuesday, Sept. 1. At the First Presbyterian Church in Tullahoma. The business meeting will commence at 6pm with light refreshments at 6:30 and talk at 7 by Lisa Trail on wild turkeys. Also, Sat., Sept. 5 at 7pm is Swift Night Out at the Tullahoma High School parking lot. Bring a chair and binoculars and watch chimney swifts drive by the thousands into the school’s chimney. Visitors are welcome to both. For more info call Lisa at 931-728-6045.

 

BENEFIT

Benefit at the Altamont Community Center for the Altamont Cemetery on Sept 12. Meal will be at 4pm till 6pm. Auction is at 5pm. Donations are needed for the auction. If you have family and friends buried at the cemetery please donate. If you are unable to bring the items that night someone will come pick them up. Call 692-3387 or 692-3753.

 

Country breakfast at Plainview Community Church Center on Saturday Sept. 5 from 7-10am. Carry out plates available. All proceeds go to building renovations.

 

REUNION

Jesse Gipson/Sallie Morrison family reunion fish fry at the Sherill’s home in Winchester, Sept. 12 at 11am for descendants of Jessee Gipson of the Oak Grove area. Bring lawn chairs, covered dish or desert (beverages, fish, hushpuppies provided). Info, 931-967-1987 or starr2222@comcast.net.

 

Sanders-Tique Family Reunion will be Saturday, August 29 starting at 12 noon at South Cumberland Rec Center.

 

CHURCH EVENTS

Pastor Appreciation Day at Christian Worship Center, 208 E. Spring St, Whitwell, is on Aug 30 at 10:45am. Everyone welcome.

 

CELEBRATIONS

The Town of Palmer is looking for vendors for booths for their Labor Day Celebration. Please call City Hall at 779-3247 to book your space. No fee for vendor booth.

 

The Marion County Fair will be held September 22-26 at the Fair Grounds in Jasper. Those interested in participating in the Fair as a food vendor, please contact Sam Anderson at 423-488-0771. Week long exhibitors are also needed for the Commercial Exhibit Tent. Daily spots outside the Commercial Exhibit tent are available. Promote your business or organization in this highly visible venue. Call 423-837-5044 or email cblack@svalleyec.com for exhibitor information. You may also find the information and entry forms at www.marioncountyfair.com.