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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 »

White Co. High School FFA Hosting Breakfast At The Barn And Auction Event

White County High Schools’ FFA is hosting a “Breakfast at the Barn and Auction” on Saturday, September 11th at the White County High School Barn. White County FFA Chapter President Abby McCulley said that FFA helps students develop important life skills, especially when it comes to agricultural knowledge. McCulley said that the event will feature items for bid ranging from ... Read More »

Monterey’s Miss Standing Stone Beauty Pageant Returns For 2021

The Miss Standing Stone Beauty Pageant makes its return on Saturday, September 18th. Former Director Katelyn Hicks said that the Miss Standing Stone Beauty Pageant is a place for young ladies to make friends and experience the pageant world without being in a high-stress situation. “We try to make it as stress-free as possible,” Hicks said. “Just so people can ... Read More »

Fundraising Begins To Send Clay 4-H Livestock Judging Team To Nationals

The Clay County 4-H Livestock Judging Team needs help getting to the national competition in Kansas City, Missouri. 4-H Extension Agent Kristen Rich said the first fundraiser to reach the goal of $8,000 will be a pork loin lunch on August 6. Rich said the team placed in the state competition and has a tough test ahead of them at ... Read More »

Cumberland Animal Shelter Exceeds Fundraising Goal For Beds

The Cumberland County Animal Shelter has exceeded its fundraising goal to get dogs new beds. Director Andrea Gaskins said $780 was the goal but over $900 was raised, allowing for two extra beds and toppers to be purchased. Gaskins said the 15 new beds will be raised off the floor, keeping dogs warmer and healthier. “Just that alone improves their ... Read More »

Cumberland Co. Animal Group Hosting Pet Microchip Identifier Clinic Saturday

Scared of losing track of your new cat or dog? Then Saturday’s microchip clinic in Crossville will help ease your worries. Focus on Cumberland County Animal Safety from 10:00 to 2:00 p.m. will be implanting the pet identifiers. Fundraiser Coordinator Holly Brown said pets at least six to eight weeks old are eligible. “If your animal is downed and taken ... Read More »