Big Band Sound to entertain at Fair Park dance
Big band music has played a large part in who we are in American history since the 1920s. The music has been used to lift our spirits during wars and kept us going throughout the depression and rough times. The big music sound, reminded people that life, over all, was good and exciting.
Fight the bite!
Mosquito bites were part of my childhood summertime experience. Itchy bumps were the price paid for failing to heed Mother’s warning to head for home before the streetlights came on. In 2014 a mosquito bite might cause nothing more than itching and skin irritation at the bite site, but a number of mosquito-borne maladies now seen in the United States can be deadly.
Quilts of Valor presented in Cumberland
During the month of June, the National Quilts of Valor (QOV) Organization awarded its 100,000th quilt to military veterans who have been touched by war since it began 11 years ago.
Adventure awaits at Fall Creek Falls State Park
It's Tennessee's largest and most visited state park, has been listed among the top state parks in the U.S., and it's practically in Cumberland County's back yard.
Homesteads Tower sets homecoming celebration July 5
The Cumberland Homesteads Tower Association (CHTA) will hold its 2014 homecoming celebration on Saturday, July 5, rain or shine.
Family heritage valued at archives
The Cumberland County Archives and Family Heritage Center is more than a repository for Cumberland County Records. Because their primary function is to preserve those records, they have become known as “The Archives,” but that is only part of their mission. Family heritage, the pride they have in the accomplishments of ancestors, is their other purpose.
Bread of Life to host block party, open house
The Bread of Life Rescue Mission will host its 14th annual block party and open house on Saturday, June 28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 281 West Fourth St. in Crossville. Please be aware that a section of West Fourth St. in front of the Bread of Life Rescue Mission will be blocked off by the city of Crossville in order to hold this event.
Cheyenne entertains 127 South Seniors
On Friday, June 20, the members of the 127 South Senior Center gathered together to play dominos and bingo, which was called by Helen Lord, and the bingo gifts were furnished by Buckeye Home Health. The general meeting was called to order by Fred Zoeller, president, with Arlene Simmons saying the opening prayer and Gene Brown leading the Pledge of Allegiance.
- Marriage licenses (Published June 25, 2014)
Amateur Radio Field Day set June 28-29
Despite the Internet, cell phones, email and modern communications, every year whole regions find themselves in the dark. Tornadoes, fires, storms, ice and even the occasional cutting of fiber optic cables leave people without the means to communicate. In these cases, the one consistent service that has never failed has been Amateur Radio.
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