The Mountain Now is a service provided by the Sewanee Mountain Messenger. If your event or information is not listed on this site, contact us.

Deer Cull

December 18–January 4 | Sewanee
The 2014 Sewanee deer cull will begin on Thursday, Dec. 18. Hunting is allowed Thursday, Dec. 18–Sunday, Jan. 4. All zones will be open to archery hunting for approved hunters.
There is no hunting on Wednesday, Dec. 24, or Thursday, Dec. 25. Muzzle loaders and shotguns will be allowed in outer zones to approved hunters. All trails will remain open at all times. Bow hunters will maintain a 100-yard safety zone around trails and fire lanes.

Operation Noel

December 23 | Sewanee
Each year the Sewanee Volunteer Fire Department (SVFD) in conjunction with FROST (the department’s Fund Raising Operational Support Team) organizes the purchasing and distribution of food and toys for needy families. All items are delivered the morning of Dec. 23 by the SVFD and FROST.
To make a donation of money, nonperishable food items or new toys, please take items to Fire Chief David Green’s office, located in the Fire/EMS building or to Print Services in Van Ness Hall. For more information call 598-3400 and leave a message.

Find Information for Your Town