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TTU’s Homecoming Food Pantry Campaign Exceeds Expectations

Tennessee Tech’s Homecoming Food Pantry Campaign raised over $54,000 to help students and families in need in the Tech community. The original goal of the campaign was $10,000. Associate Director of Student-Affairs Learning Center Michelle Huddleston said that the funds will help the pantry to better accommodate those with dietary restrictions as well as provide more healthy options. Huddleston said ... Read More »

Cassville VFD Cooking Community Breakfast Saturday As Fundraiser

The Cassville Volunteer Fire Department in Sparta will be fundraising through a breakfast this Saturday. Fire Chief Teddy Stockton said his crew consists of 30 members. Stockton said by buying a plate, you help the department conduct training and buy gear. “We’ve had some new recruits this year,” Stockton said. “To suit a fireman up, it cost somewhere around $5,000 ... Read More »

Inaugural Overton CASA Motorcycle Ride To Help Kids

CASA of Overton County is in need of money to serve abused and neglected children in the court system. Coordinator Susan O’Neil said the need led to creating a charity motorcycle ride on Saturday, partnering with a local motorcycle club. O’Neil said that registering to ride on Saturday helps them pay for advocate recruitment, education materials and travel expenses. O’Neil ... Read More »

Sparta’s Motlow State Campus Hosting Fall Fundraiser Event

Motlow State’s Sparta Campus is hosting its first Fall Fundraiser on Saturday, October 23rd from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. College Advisory Program (CAP) Chair Robert Officer said that the event will be a dinner and music experience, complete with tunes by the Connection Band and food by Town Creek Chuckwagon. Officer said that they’ve previously fundraised using golf tournaments. ... Read More »

Cookeville’s Knights Of Columbus Selling Famous Boston Butts Saturday

Are you hungry? Cookeville’s Knights of Columbus Chapter will be cooking up Boston butts for sale Saturday. The Knights’ Russell Steel said the group has a long tradition of this type of fundraiser. “We’ve been cooking Boston butts for years,” Steel said. “We’ve got quite the reputation for them. They’re the best in Cookeville for the price.” Steel said there ... Read More »

Heavenly Host Lutheran Church To Host 12th Annual Oktoberfest Fundraiser

Heavenly Host Lutheran Church will host its 12th annual Oktoberfest celebration this Saturday, September 25th. Organizer Donnie Baumgart said that the Heavenly Host Lutheran Church works to serve both the community and the students of its school. “We preach the gospel and we have a school and our school is thriving,” Baumgart said. “And this Oktoberfest all the funds all ... Read More »

Putnam Library Friends Offering Free Evening With Poet Laureate

The Putnam County Library Friends are hosting a free online talk with Kentucky Poet-Laureate Crystal Wilkinson. Vice President Rachel Steidl said on Friday, anyone has a chance to participate at 6:00 PM. Steidl said that Wilkinson offers timely stories, sometimes focusing on women of color and their experience in the south. “She will start by talking about her book Birds of ... Read More »