Community News

  • Coalfield

        Once again the Christmas holiday season is here in Tennessee with all the trimmings and decorations. Hopefully, the winter weather will be lighter and better for visiting and shopping this Christmas week, and each family and student can enjoy a break from books and other work and academic pursuits.
     “Coalfield in the Park” on Saturday night was enjoyed by those in attendance. We all look forward to better attendance and weather next year.

  • Cold weather brings an increase in fire-related injuries says Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt

        As temperatures across Middle Tennessee dip to frigid levels, the emergency department at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt is experiencing an increase in burns and other fire-related injuries involving children.
        Structural fires are common this time of year, says Mark Meredith, M.D., assistant professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, as individuals are often scrambling to heat their homes in any way possible.

  • Wartburg Senior Citizens Club enjoys annual Christmas luncheon

        The Wartburg Senior Citizen’s Club met on December 9th to enjoy their annual Christmas luncheon. The menu of turkey, ham and all the trimmings was planned by Kay Harney. Kay enlisted the help of several ladies in preparing the meal. Approximately 40 members and guests attended.
        Entertainment was provided by Tommy Redmon singing Christmas carols. After lunch, gifts were exchanged with a ‘Chinese Auction’.

  • Flag presented

    Charles Cofer is shown presenting Rev. Ralph Nance and the Meadowview Baptist Church with a plaque and the American flag.

     The plaque is for the support the church provided for the 278 Armored Cavalry Regiment during their deployment in Iraq. The flag flew over the Garrison Command Headquarters at Camp Taji, Iraq on July 4, 2010. Mr. Cofer is a Sgt. First Class with the 278th.

  • Chestnut Ridge

        Lowell and Wanda Adkins had a wonderful 3 day stay in Gatlinburg with family, mother, Mabel, son, Roger and daughters Becky, Teresa and Cansadia and families Thursday thru Saturday the past week. Only son, Jody, son-in-law Robert, granddaughter, Diana and grandson, Jason Guy who is in the Navy did not go along. all came home a day early due to the weather.

  • Piney

        Good morning on this cold morning. I hope all had a good weekend. I didn’t go to church either time. There was ice on my deck and it was so cold. I didn’t want to take a chance of falling. I hear church was good without me, ha. I hope to go next time.
        Happy birthday to Jim Disney on the 21st. I hope you have many more.

  • Coalfield

        NOTE: “Christmas In The Park” at Coalfield is December 18, 2010, starting at 6:30 p.m. Many lovely scenes and booths will be there for your enjoyment, maybe even some goodies! Please come.
        Pleasant Grove Baptist Church had their Christmas program this past Saturday evening. The theme was the original “reason for the season,” Jesus Christ our Saviour. Many attended and enjoyed the program.

  • Morgan County Cattleman selected as TCA District VIII VP
  • Bray kills doe
  • Hand Spinning at the Obed Wild and Scenic River Monday, December 20th