Dresden Octoberfest & Car Show

The Octoberfest and City of Dresden Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show has been rescheduled for October 21.  The Car Show will be from 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.  The 1st Annual Octoberfest will begin at 4 p.m.  Storytelling with Mark Maddox will be at 5 p.m. and singing will be from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.  Weakley County Rescue Squad will be doing concessions and Dresden Business Association will be doing their Marketplace 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.


Sidonia Volunteer Fire Department

Sidonia Volunteer Fire Department will be having their annual membership ham and bean supper at the fire department on October 19 at 6 p.m.  Dues will be $50, please bring a dessert.


BBQ Competition Event

There will be a BBQ Competition Event during the Greenfield Fire Prevention Festival.

The Ribeye Shoot Out and Kids Pork Chop Cook Event will take place at the Greenfield City Park on

Saturday October 14, between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. Trophies and prize money will be awarded. Entry fee is required. For more information call Robert Lovell at 514-6362.


Pleasant View Baptist Church Revival

Pleasant View Baptist Church, located at 7133 Hwy 118 near Dukedom, will be in revival with Bro. Max Graves Jr. bringing God’s message.  Revival will be held Sunday, October 15 at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. and October 16-18, Monday through Wednesday will be at 7 p.m.  You are invited to join us.


Fall Revival

Hodges Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, located at 7630 Hwy 190 in Palmersville, will be having Fall Revival services on October 15 through October 18.  Sunday morning service will be at 11 a.m. with Pastor Mike Brown; Sunday Evening at 5 p.m.; Monday through Wednesday evening at 7 p.m.  Brother Rick Walker, Pastor of Oak Grove Baptist Church, will be bringing the message.


Reunion – WF Hall, Ringier America, World Color

Reunion for WF Hall, Ringier America and World Color, all employees and/or spouses are welcome.  Saturday, October 14 at Old National Guard in Dresden from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.  Please try to attend.  Finger foods will be provided.  For more information call 731-393-3405.



The 913th Engineer Company of The Tennessee Army National Guard located in Union City will be hosting a Reunion for former members on October 21.  For more information contact Jerry Ward 731-599-1199 or Rick McKenzie at 731-364-5727.



Hillview Community Living Center, located at 897 Evergreen Street in Dresden, will be hosting Halloween on the hill on Halloween Day from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.  There will be trick or treating.



It’s that time of year again, that we take up donations for the upkeep of the cemetery.  We try to keep it looking nice for everyone.  If you would like to make a donation for this cause, please send your checks to: Macks Grove Baptist Church, 4580 Palmersville Hwy 89, Dresden, TN  38225.  Any donations would be greatly appreciated.  Any questions call Kenneth Taylor at 731-364-3683.


Monthly Meeting

The Weakley County Historical and Genealogical Society will have their monthly meeting on Monday, October 16, upstairs at the CE Weldon library.  There will be a program held at 7 p.m. downstairs in the Conference Room presented by Deane and Susan Arganbright.


Jolley Springs Baptist Church Fundraiser

Jolley Springs Baptist Church is offering dvd’s of their 2017 homecoming for a donation to their Operation Christmas Child fund.  The dvd includes singing by Jolley Gospel Singers, other singers, pictures of the congregation and the entire sermon from Dr. P.J. Scott.  For more information contact Linda Crawford on Facebook or at 731-819-1038.