Volume 52, Number 27

fourteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, July 2, 2015


Holiday closing - Jul 3, 15

The Pickett County Executive Office will be closed Friday July 3, 2015 to observe the Independence Day Holiday. The office will re-open on Monday July 6, 2015 at regular business hours.

Reunion Cope - Jul 4, 15

For the descendants of Ulysses S. Cope on July 4th, 2015 at the large shelter in Obey River Park. Bring a covered dish, lunch at 1.

Evans Reunion - Jul 11, 15

The descendants of John Morgan & Nancy Gilreath Evans will hold their Evans Family Reunion Saturday, July 11, at the York Grist Mill at noon. All family and friends are invited to attend and bring a covered dish. We look forward to seeing you there.

Pickett Co Board of Ed. - Jul 13, 15

The Pickett County Board of Education will meet Monday, July 13, 2015 at 7:00 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.

Town Meeting - Jul 13, 15

The Town of Byrdstown Board of Mayor and Aldermen will meet in regular session on July 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. at Town Hall. the public is invited to attend.

Friends of Byrdstown - Jul 14, 15

Friends of Byrdstown will meet Tuesday, July 14th at 6 p.m. in the community room of the Pickett County Library and will be electing officers.

Whittenburg reunion - Jul 15, 15

The Whittenburg reunion will be Sunday, July 15th at Alvin C. York State Park, shelter #2. Lunch will served at 12 Noon. Please bring a covered dish. All family and friends are invited to attend and come enjoy the day.

Budget Committee - Jul 16, 15

The Pickett County Budget Committee will meet at the Library at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, 2015. The public is invited to attend.

Phillips Reunion - Jul 18, 15

The descendants of John & Mary Stockton and Samuel & Elizabeth Tompkins Phillips wil have a reunion July 18th at the South KY RECC in Albany beginning at 10 a.m. and lunch served at 12. Please bring a covered dish and any family records or pictures to share with others. For more information you may call Greta at 615-699-3265.

Pickett County Board of Commissioners - Jul 20, 15

The Pickett County Board of Commissioners will have their regular monthly meeting at the Pickett County Library Community Room at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, July 20, 2015. There will be a work session at 5:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.


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