Jesse Nolan ‘Buddy’ Robbins

JESSE NOLAN ‘BUDDY’ ROBBINS, 85, Trussville, died Sept. 14, 2015. A native Blount Countian, he served with the U.S. Navy during the Korean War, was a longtime Shriner, supported the VFW and 40th and 8th, and was past master of the 872 Masonic Lodge in Center Point. He was a devoted member of Clear Branch Methodist Church. Predeceasing him were […]

Hobert L. Wear

HOBERT L. WEAR, 87, Blountsville, died Oct. 4, 2015, at the residence. A retired fire chief of Tarrant Fire Dept., he was past Master-Dolcito, Masonic Lodge 596, past Patron of Inglenook Chapter OES, and a member of the Heart of Dixie Camping Club. He served with the U.S. Navy during World War II, enjoyed camping, and considered himself a computer […]

Quilters Guild Awards Scholarships

Kacey Burns (left), a 2015 graduate of Susan Moore High School, and Kaley Doster (right), a 2015 graduate of Cleveland High School, each received a $1,000 scholarship from the Blount County Quilters Guild. The scholarship awards were based on excellence of an essay on ‘What Quilts Mean to Me.’ Kacey, the daughter of John and Donna Burns of Susan Moore, […]

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Blountsville Senior Citizen Center gets $1,000 check

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2015-10-07 E-Edition