Volume 53, Number 21

fourteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, May 26, 2016


Decoration - May 29, 16

Williams Chapel Church Cemetery will have decoration on May 29th. We are in need of donations for the upkeep of the cemetery. Please make donation to Regions Bank or day of decoration at the cemetery. Also flowers need to be removed from the graves by June 15th after decoration for the mowing of cemetery.

Press Closed for Holiday - May 30, 16

Due to Memorial Day holiday the Pickett County Press office will be closed Monday, May 30, the deadline for the June 2 issue will be May 27th at 3:00 p.m.

Holiday Closing - May 30, 16

The Pickett County Executive Office will be closed Monday, May 30, 2016 to observe the Memorial Day Holiday. The office will re-open on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at regular business hours.

American Legion - May 31, 16

The American Legion will meet on every second Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m. at the Dixie Cafe.

DAV - May 31, 16

The DAV Hull-York Chapter 5 will meet the second Saturday monthly at 9:30 a.m. at the Cordell Hull Museum.

Weight Watchers - May 31, 16

Weight Watchers meetings are held Tuesday nights at 5:00 p.m. at the Pickett Co. Community Center.

Boom Class Reunion - Jun 4, 16

Boom School will have a class reunion on Saturday, June 4th at the Bobcat Den at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome.

Town Meeting - Jun 6, 16

The Town of Byrdstown Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet in regular session on June 6, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. at Town Hall. The public is invited to attend.

Cemetery Notice - Jun 6, 16

Anyone wishing to pick-up flowers from Oak Grove Cemetery needs to do so by June 6th.

Class of 86 - Jun 11, 16

The PCHS Class of 1986 will have a 30 year class reunion June 10 and 11. For more information call Sandra Aaron Weakley (615) 479-6062.

Pickett Board of Education meeting - Jun 13, 16

The Pickett Co. Board of Education will meet Monday, June 13, 2016 at 7 p.m. in the office of the Director of Schools. There will be a work session at 6:30. Comments from the public are always welcomed by the Pickett Co. Board of Education.

Color Run - Jun 18, 16

The Pickett County 2nd Annual Color Fun Run will be held on Saturday, June 18th. For more information, go to our website at https://extension.tennessee.edu/Pickett or come by our office in the Byrdstown Community Center. Any questions, call 931-864-3310. Donít delay, get registered today!

Chanute Campbell Cemeter - Jun 30, 16

Donations are needed for the upkeep of Chanute Campbell Cemetery and can made at or mailed to Regions Bank, 202 W. Main St., Byrdstown or to Brenda Murphy, 5098 Koger Mtn. Rd., Pall Mall, 38577.


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