FCDP Fall Rally
The Franklin County Democratic Party (FCDP) invites you to our Fall Rally and Barbecue Dinner at 5:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 7, at the Franklin County Annex Community Room. Tickets are $15 each (free for kids 6 and under). Speakers include Karl Dean, candidate for governor of Tennessee, Mariah Phillips and Steven Reynolds, candidates for U.S. Congress, 4th District, along with county-wide candidates. Contact Bob Zimmerman (931)308-7202 or any member to purchase your tickets (or buy them at the door).
Coffee with the Coach on Monday
Coffee with the Coach, an opportunity to learn more about Sewanee’s sports teams, continues at 9 a.m., Monday, Oct. 9, with University of the South men’s soccer coach Tony Pacella. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation.
Chapter Z of International P.E.O. to Meet
Chapter Z Tennessee of the International P.E.O. Sisterhood will meet at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10. All unaffiliated Members of the P.E.O. Sisterhood who are in the Middle Tennessee area are welcome. Call (931) 962-0202 for more information and the location of the meeting.
La Leche League Meets Oct. 10
The August meeting of the La Leche League, which provides breastfeeding support and information for new mothers, will be at 10:30 a.m.,Tuesday, Oct. 10, at the Sewanee Community Center, 39 Ball Park Rd. All pregnant women, mothers and babies are welcome. For more information call Pippa, (931) 463-2050.
GCDP Meets Tuesday, Oct. 10
The Grundy County Democratic Party (GCDP)will meet at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10, in the Grundy County Courthouse. All are welcome.
Members of the EQB Club will meet at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 11, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. Lunch will be served at noon.
Area Rotary Club Meetings
The Grundy County Rotary Club meets at 11:30 a.m., Tuesdays at Dutch Maid Bakery in Tracy City. The Monteagle Sewanee Rotary Club will meet at 8 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 12, at the Sewanee Inn. The presentation will be given by Ed Anderson and Mike Roark on websites and social media.
School Board Meeting
The Franklin County School Board regular board meeting has been moved to Thursday, Oct. 12, at 5:30 p.m., at 215 South College St., Winchester.
Fire Hall Community Potluck
The Jumpoff Fire Hall will celebrate fire safety week with a community potluck and clean-up day on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 3–5 p.m. The Fire hall will supply main dishes and beverages —bring a side dish or dessert and bring a friend. This is a great chance to see your neighbors and support your first responders.
Sewanee Organize and Act (SOA) will host its monthly meeting 2–3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 15, at the Sewanee Community Center. All are invited to attend.
The Franklin County Commissioners will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 16, at the Franklin County Courthouse in Winchester.
FCDP Monthly Meeting
The Franklin County Democratic Party (FCDP) will have its monthly meeting at 9 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 21, in the small meeting room of the Franklin County Annex, 839 Dinah Shore Blvd., Winchester.