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Monterey Native Makes Literary Debut

Monterey native and artist Larry Morrison Vaden makes his literary debut with his novella, “A Touch of Mauve.” The story is of two star-crossed lovers–one a singer, one a painter–and how they navigate a hectic romance. Vaden said he found his inspiration in music. “While painting, usually I would have music on, sort of semi-classical, or good pop music by ... Read More »

East Clay Volunteer Fire Departments Hosts Fish Fry and Auction

The East Clay Volunteer Fire Department is excited to invite people to their Annual Fish Fry Fundraiser on Saturday. Finance Manager Larry Shell said in addition to the fish fry, there will also be a live auction with many of the items donated by community members. Shell said that the fire department relies on this kind of generosity from supporters ... Read More »

First Southern Roots Festival Fundraiser Coming To Putnam Fairgrounds

The first Southern Roots Bluegrass and Arts Festival is coming the Putnam County Fairgrounds on June 4 and 5. Southern Accents Market Events Co-Director Mandy White said being in the south, Bluegrass is always a hit. White said that after a tough 2020, it was the right music to get the community together to support Putnam pride. “With COVID and ... Read More »

Hospice Golf Tournament Fundraiser on May 12th

The 30th Annual Golf Tournament for Hospice returns to Cumberland County on Wednesday, May 12th. Players can compete for the chance to win up to $300. Hospice volunteer Sherry Koch has worked with the tournament for 18 years, and said the Cumberland County Hospice is the only non-profit hospice in the area. “We really do rely on grants, insurance from ... Read More »

Overton Co. Cattlemen’s Association Fundraising For Scholarships Friday

A steak sandwich, chips, dessert and drink for $10. That is what the Overton County Cattlemen’s Association is offering at Friday’s fundraiser. Secretary Jason Garrett said all the money goes towards the organization’s  scholarship fund. “The Overton County Cattlemen’s Association uses the proceeds for this fund raiser to award each year two scholarships to two high school individuals from Livingston ... Read More »

“Back to the Strip” Comes Back to McMinnville May 1st

“Back to the Strip” makes its return to the McMinnville downtown scene this year. The car show and cruise-in is an annual charity event that benefits Meals on Wheels. Event organizer Mary Lee Walker said the best part is the community coming together to give back. “We have an amazing community and everyone pulls together to help us raise money ... Read More »

UC Foster Closet Hosts Casino Night Fundraiser

The Upper Cumberland Foster Closet is hosting its first major fundraiser, “Chips for Charity,” a casino night at the Upper Cumberland Regional Airport on May 1st. UCFC is an organization which aids foster families and kinship families by providing them with free clothing and other necessities for children in custody, all donated by members in the community. Founder and Executive ... Read More »

Van Buren Co. Community Yard Sale

Van Buren County is hosting a community yard sale at the Van Buren Co. Farmer’s Market on Saturday, May 1st. Burritt Memorial Library director Amy Carter said the funds will benefit both the vendor and the library. “The money that’s paid for reserving for their booth will go to the library and they’ll keep the money from the sales. What ... Read More »

White Co. High School Cheer Team to Host Mini Cheer Camp

After missing last year due to COVID, the White County High School Cheer Team is excited to announce the return of their Mini Cheer Camp Fundraiser. The fundraiser is a camp for all ages to come and brush up on their cheer skills either to prep for try-outs or just for fun. Varsity Head Coach Tracy Mason said she hopes ... Read More »

Cumberland County Plant Sale Supporting Scholarships For Agriculture

If you are looking for locally grown plants and supporting education, then this week’s Cumberland County Soil Conservation District fundraiser is for you. Office Manager Lynn Carey said a wide range of flowers, shrubs and trees are available with all proceeds going to the district’s scholarship program. “All the money raise will go towards scholarships for students that are from ... Read More »