Friday, March 23

Upcoming Meetings

American Legion Post 51
The American Legion Post 51 regular meeting will be at 9 a.m., Saturday, March 10. 

CCJP Membership Meeting
The Cumberland Center for Justice and Peace (CCJP) will be hosting a membership meeting and electing new board members at the Sewanee Senior Center from 4–6 p.m., Sunday, March 11. After sharing ideas and planning, a potluck dinner will be held. All are invited to bring a dish to share. Child care will be provided. CCJP will provide drinks. For more information, please email <>.

Coffee with the Coach
Coffee with the Coach, an opportunity to learn more about Sewanee’s sports teams, will be at 9 a.m., Monday, March 12, with University of the South head football coach Travis Rundle and members of his staff. Discussion will feature recruitment efforts for next year’s players. Gather at the Blue Chair Tavern for free coffee and conversation. The group will not meet on March 19.

Franklin County School Board
The Franklin County School Board will meet at 5:30 p.m., Monday, March 12, at the Franklin County Board of Education Building, 215 S. College St., Winchester.

Chapter Z of P.E.O. Sisterhood Meeting
The March meeting of Chapter Z Tennessee of the International P.E.O. Sisterhood will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 13. 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.

Civic Association Meeting
The Sewanee Civic Association will meet on Tuesday, March 13, at the EQB Building. Social time begins at 5:30 p.m., with a brief business meeting at 6 p.m. Following will be a presentation on the mission and activities of the Blue Monarch.
For more information go to <> or email <>.

FCDW Meeting
The Franklin County Democratic Women will have their quarterly meeting on Tuesday, March 13, at the Fiesta Grill in Cowan beginning at 6 p.m.

EQB Meetings
Members of the EQB Club will meet for lunch at noon, Wednesday, March 14, at St. Mary’s Sewanee. On March 21, the lead will be presented at 12:30 p.m. by Pat Heck on “Dancing with Extremists: East German Support for Extreme left and Right Parties.”

On Wednesday, March 14, from 6–7:30 p.m., DivorceCare, a nationwide nondenominational 13-week support group for separated and divorced individuals will meet off of Main Street in Monteagle. Please go to <> and type in your zip code for further information on the Monteagle location and how to register. Contact Daniel or Becky Lehmann at <> or call (615) 294-4748 for more information.
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, March 15, at the Sewanee Inn. Jenni Veal, Tourism Coordinator for the Southeast Tennessee Tourism Association will present the program.

Franklin County Republican Women
FCRW will be holding a Meet & Greet on Thursday, March 15, at 6:30–8:30 p.m., in the Franklin Pearson House in Cowan. Candidates for the Franklin County Mayoral race have been invited. Refreshments will be served.

FCDP Chili Supper
The Franklin County Democractic Party will host a Christopher Smith for County Commission Chili Supper at 5 p.m., Saturday, March 17, at the Estill Springs Community Center, 100 Hudgins St., Estill Springs. Everyone is invited to attend and meet Smith, candidate for County Commission, District 8, Seat A.

Sewanee Book Club
The Book Club will have their next meeting at 1:30 p.m., Monday, March 19, at the home of Pixie Dozier.
Flournoy Rogers will be reviewing “Girl from the Train” by Irma Joubert.
For more information or directions contact Debbie Racka at 692-6088; email <> or Flournoy Rogers at 598-0733; email <>. Visitors are welcome.

Franklin County Commissioners
The Franklin County Board of Commissioners will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, March 19, at the Franklin County Courthouse, Winchester.

MCDP Executive Committee Meeting
The Marion County Democratic Party will have their Executive Committee Meeting at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 24, at the County Commission Building, 5520 US-41, Jasper. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Monteagle Town Council
The Town of Monteagle Council will meet at 6 p.m., Monday, March 26, at the Monteagle City Hall.

Sewanee Community Council
The next meeting of the Community Council is scheduled for 7 p.m., Monday, March 26, at the Senior Citizens’ Center. Items for the agenda should be submitted to the Provost’s office by noon on Wednesday, March 14.

Sewanee Utility District
The Sewanee Utility District of Franklin and Marion Counties Board of Commissioners will have its regular meeting at 5 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, at the utility office on Sherwood Road.
If a customer is unable to attend but wishes to bring a matter to the board, call 598-5611, visit the office or call a board member. The board members are Art Hanson, Randall Henley, Ronnie Hoosier, Charlie Smith and Paul Evans.