Volume 53, Number 17

Ten Pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, April 28, 2016

Events

LBJ&C - May 3, 16

The monthly meeting of the L.B.J. & C. Head Start Policy Council has been scheduled for Tuesday, May 3, 2016 beginning at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the L.B.J. & C. Development Corporation, 1150 Chocolate Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee.

Day of Prayer - May 5, 16

National Day of Prayer will be held Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 12 noon in front of the Pickett County Courthouse. Everyone is welcomed to attend.

Masonic Lodge and Order of the Eastern Star - May 7, 16

The Masonic Lodge and Order of the Eastern Star will be having a bake sale at B&K on Sat., May 7 at 7 a.m. Items that will be available are homemade chicken salad sandwiches, dried fried apple pies and stack cakes, homemade Jellies and fudge, Amish friendship bread, all types of cakes, pies, cookies and cupcakes. Money raised will help fund the scholarship for a Pickett Co. Senior and support our Wounded Warrior's Project.

Sealed bids - May 7, 16

Sealed bids are being accepted for the mowing and upkeep of the Travisville Cemetery for the 2016 mowing season. Bids can be dropped off with Sally Crabtree at 111 One-Stop, mailed to Travisville Cemetery, 121 Rocky Ridge Drive, Pall Mall, TN 38577, or can be brought to the bid opening meeting at the Travisville Cemetery at 8:00 a.m. Saturday, May 7th. Details can be obtained from Sally Crabtree or Becky Wilkins at 931-864-6352.

Board of Ed meeting - May 9, 16

The Pickett County Board of Education will meet Monday, May 9, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the office of the Director of Schools. There will be a work session at 6:30. Comments fromt the public are always welcomed by the Pickett Co. Board of Education.

Budget Committee - May 9, 16

The Pickett County Budget Committee will meet on Tuesday, May 9, 2016 at the Pickett County Library Community Room at 6:00 pm. The public is invited to attend.

Town meeting - May 9, 16

The Town of Byrdstown Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet in regular session on May 9, 2016 at 5 p.m. at Town Hall. The public is invited to attend.

Decoation - May 22, 16

Decoration for Moody Cemetery (located on Hwy. 200 in Caney Creek) will be Sunday, May 22nd. Please come and get old flowers for mowing to begin properly. Donations for upkeep can be sent to: Kenny Anderson, Caretaker, 1198 Shellotte Loop Rd., Pall Mall, TN 38577.

Decoration - May 22, 16

Please come and get your old flowers as soon as possible for mowing at Davidson Cemetery Decoration will be Sunday, May 22nd and donations will be collected or you may send your donation to: Joe Sells, Treasurer, 900 Dogwood Rd., Pall Mall, TN 38577

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.

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.

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.

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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