Corinth Baptist celebrates 100th year



This past Sunday, Corinth Baptist Church, located on Skyball Mountain near Blountsville, commemorated an impressive milestone during their 100th-year Celebration and Homecoming. Eventgoers enjoyed a fun-filled day that included visits from former pastors, singing, including guest singers Three By Grace, worshipping, and lunch. –Nicole Singleton

Smokey Bear fair appearance brings joy to local child



During the Blount County Fair last month, the Blount County Fire and EMS Association made the day of a local child, 6-year-old Lisa Blythe, when they invited Smokey Bear to join in the fair festivities. Smokey took a picture with Lisa which impacted the child so much her mother sent a letter to Mel Wade, of the Murphree Valley Fire […]

Quilters Guild’s annual show this weekend



In connection with the Covered Bridge Festival, the Blount County Quilters Guild has once again organized the annual Quilt Show for this Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., at Palisades Park. The cost of admission is $5, and vendors will be on site both days. Quilters still have time to enter their work to be judged. Today […]

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