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BLOUNT COUNTY DEMOCRATS ANNUAL GATHERING will be Friday, Aug. 16, 6 p.m., at the home of Paige and Diane Cutcliffe, 435 Lakeshore Circle, Highland Lake. Tickets are $25 each. Phone Mike at 205-274- 7954, Mattie at 205-274- 7190, or Paige at 205-274- 4178 to purchase. NARFE The National Association of Retired Federal Employees is dedicated to safeguarding and enhancing the […]

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FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER River cleanups will be Saturday, Aug. 10: Swann Covered Bridge, 9 a.m., Sam Howell; Mardis Mill Falls, 10 a.m., Alden Brindle; End of Taylor Ford Road, 10:30 a.m., Ana Self. Register at flfr.org. NECTAR FIRE DEPARTMENT will host a community meeting Monday, Aug. 12, 7 p.m., at Nectar Town Hall, to discuss building a […]

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VETERANS JOB FAIR A free hiring event for veterans, transitioning military personnel, National Guard members, Reserve members, and military spouses will be tomorrow, Aug.1, from 11 a.m.until 3 p.m., at McWane Science Center, Birmingham.Get event registration info at bit.ly/ Birmingham080119. MISSION MARKET The second semi-annual community yard sale will be Friday, Aug. 2, and Saturday, Aug. 3, from 8 a.m.until […]

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OHS ATHLETIC BOOSTER GOLF TOURNAMENT will be Friday, July 26, at 9 a.m., at Limestone Springs. Four-man scramble, $100 per player or $400 per team. Lunch served following. Phone Christina (205-213-9062), Mike (205-213-8274), Charles (256-557-2065), or Steve (205-296-3333) for info. Email intentions to play to oneontaboosters@gmail.com. SMOKE RISE HOMEOWNER’S ASSOCIATION will meet tomorrow, July 25, at 7 p.m., at Smoke […]

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BLOUNT COUNTY COMMISSION designates tomorrow, July 18, at 9 a.m., for a special called meeting to discuss potential litigation and employee liability concerns. NARFE CHAPTER 942 will meet tomorrow, July 18, at 10 a.m., at Catfish Cabin. The chapter service officer will report. FRIENDS OF THE LOCUST FORK RIVER Float the Fork Saturday, July 20, from 9:30 a.m. until 2 […]

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BLOUNT COUNTY FARMER’S MARKET offers a wide variety of local and homegrown produce. The market is open each Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, from 7 a.m. until noon, at the Blount County – Oneonta Agri-Business Center. The market will be open tomorrow, July 4, for any last minute cookout needs. Homemade fried pies will be available while they last. Come early […]

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ONEONTA PUBLIC LIBRARY Tomorrow, July 4, and Friday, July 5: The library will be closed for Independence Day. Saturday, July 6, 10 a.m.: Lego Club will meet for the last time this summer. Normal third Saturday meetings will resume in August. At 2:30 p.m., adults are invited to bring their favorite card or board game or come try a new […]

Correction

In last week’s article on the Blountsville Town Council meeting, it was reported that councilman Dennis Beavers stated “the action by the council in the business meeting is not reflected in the minutes of that meeting.” The Blount Countian requested minutes from the meeting he referenced. The minutes of the May 20, 2019, meeting, do contain council action regarding the […]

BLOUNTSVILLE HISTORICAL PARK

presents ‘Sounds of Liberty’ tomorrow, July 4, at 12:30 p.m. Jon Ogle will be guest speaker as we understand why we celebrate Independence Day. Birthday gifts will be given to 200 attendees and the winner of a pine bench and table will be chosen. The park is open for weddings, reunions, and meetings. The park is open Thursday, Friday, and […]


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