Voting Information for Aug. 6 Election

Aug. 6, 2020 is voting day for the State Primary and County General Election. Early voting takes place July 17-Aug. 1.  If you are unable to appear at your polling place on Election Day or during the Early Voting period, you may request an absentee ballot. You may request ballots to be mailed until July 30.  […]

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Animal Harbor Bone Drop

  Animal Harbor is hosting its annual Bone Drop on Saturday, Aug. 8, at noon. Participants purchase a bone for $100 for a chance to win $3,000. No more than 150 bones will be sold. Proceeds benefit the work at the shelter. Bones are tagged and dropped 50 feet from a Duck River Electric bucket […]

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Upcoming Meetings

Franklin County Democratic Women Meeting The Franklin County Democratic Women will sponsor a meet and greet with State Senate candidate Sheila Younglove on Saturday, July 11. Sheila is running against incumbent Janice Bowling. The event will be from 9-11 a.m. at the home of Sandy Rice, 201 Kentucky Ave., Sewanee. Masks are required and social […]

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Upcoming Meetings

Sewanee Village Project Virtual Open House For the last three years, Frank Gladu, Special Assistant to the Vice-Chancellor at The University of the South, has hosted an open house during the Fourth of July activities in Sewanee. This gave everyone an opportunity to view the maps and renderings of the Village Project, and ask questions.  […]

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Two 2020 Sales Tax Holidays

During the 2020 legislative session, the Tennessee General Assembly expanded the sales tax holiday for 2020 only. This year, there will be two sales tax holidays. For more information, visit <www.tntaxholiday.com>. The first tax-free holiday weekend focuses on clothing and other back-to-school items. It begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 31 and ends Sunday, […]

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Free Summer Meals to be Served at DuBose

On Monday, July 6, free grab-and-go summer meals for children will be served at DuBose Conference Center 10 a.m.– noon. For this week only, meal service at DuBose replaces the Monteagle Elementary site. “We’ve been serving nearly 90 children each week at Monteagle Elementary, and want to ensure that families know to receive meals this […]

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Upcoming Meetings

Rotary Club Meeting The Monteagle-Sewanee Rotary will meet on July 2 at the Sewanee Inn at 8 a.m. A box breakfast will be served.  Reservations for the meal should be made to Amy Burns at <amytburns53@gmail.com> by Tuesday June 30. The meeting will also be transmitted via Zoom at the same time. Guest speaker for […]

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FC Meal Distribution

The Franklin County School Nutrition Program will continue meal distribution through July 30, 2020. Meals may be picked up in a drive-thru service at Franklin County High School each Thursday from 1:30–5:30 p.m. Pick up location is at the back of the school at the kitchen dock area. Children do not have to be present […]

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