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Palmersville Historical Society To Meet

The Palmersville Historical Society will meet Friday night, September 27, at 7 p.m. at their building in downtown Palmersville.  Program will feature Mr. Howard Harris sharing his knowledge of Austin Springs.    We will be open Saturday morning September 28, at 10 a.m. for a demonstration on “putting in a quilt the old-fashioned way.”    Participation is encouraged. An exhibit of quilts will be available for viewing until 2 p.m.

Como/Ore Springs Volunteer Fire Department Annual Fundraiser

The Annual Como/Ore Springs Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser is Saturday, September 28. The BBQ Lunch is at 11 a.m. And include sandwich, baked beans, potato salad, slaw, drink, and dessert. Auction begins at 1 p.m. Donated items by area business to benefit the fire department.

NWTDD/NWTHRA To Meet

The Northwest Tennessee Development District Executive Committee and Northwest Tennessee Human Resource Agency Policy Council meets at 10 a.m. on Friday, September 27, 2019 at Northwest Tennessee Development District and Human Resource Agency conference room located at 124 Weldon Drive in Martin.

City of Greenfield Trunk or Treat

Come join the fun at the City of Greenfield Trunk or Treat event. Enjoy candy, food, fun and treats, sponsored by the City of Greenfield, the Greenfield  Police Department and Greenfield Fire Department, the event is on Front Street on Halloween night, October 31, 5 to 7 p.m.

Central School Alumni Get-Together

Central School Alumni has a set luncheon date for Saturday, October 5, at 1 p.m. at the Kountry Korner Restaurant located on Hwy 22 in Dresden.  For more information call James Chappell at 731-642-0408.

Aunt Maude Circle Fish Fry

Aunt Maude Circle Fish Fry is Sunday, September 22 at Gleason First Methodist Church Family Life Center from 4:30 pm. to 6 pm. On the menu is fish, fries, white beans, slaw, hushpuppies, dessert and a drink. Carry-outs available or dine in. Adults $12 each, children 12 and under are $8. Advance tickets will not be sold. Proceeds go to various charities: ALS, Diabetes Association,and Hannah’s Hope. For additional information contact Becky Trevathan at 731-514-8448.

Bible Union Cemetery Donations

Bible Union Cemetery in the Hyndsver Community is seeking donations for summer mowing. If you have family members buried here or concern for the upkeep, please consider including the cemetery in your estate planning. It is also a thoughtful way to make memorials for loved ones. Send any donations to Terry Crittendon, 129 Ralston, Rd., Martin, Tn. 38237.

Dresden To Host Third Annual Octoberfest

The City of Dresden is hosting its Third Annual Octoberfest on October 5, 3 to 8 p.m. on the Court Square. This will be a great event for family and friends. Octoberfest includes a car show, arts and craft vendors, a kid zone, chalk the walk, and a free movie 滴otel Transylvania. The event features live music from Zach Ray. Any groups or clubs that would like to participate, please call DeDe Morris at Dresden City Hall 731-364-2270 or email communitydevelopment@cityofdresden.net

World Color Reunion

The World Color Reunion is Saturday, October 12 at the Senior Citizen Building on Evergreen Street in Dresden from 2 until 5 p.m. Bring a dish and enjoy friends and fellowship.

Arts and Crafts Festival

Plan now to attend the 48th Annual Reelfoot Arts and Crafts Festival is Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 4, 5, and 6.

Bradberry Cemetery Meeting

Bradberry Cemetery will host its annual meeting on September 21. Come for fellowship and great food. Need donations for the upkeep of cemetery. For more information contact Jack Ford at 364-2893. If you are unable to attend, please send donations to Jack Ford 131 Hilltop Drive, Dresden, TN 38225.

Senior Center Event

The Dresden Senior Center is hosting Emily Powers with Asera Care on  Monday, September 23 with lots of fun games. Lunch is served at 11:30 with an ice cream bar following.

Weakley County Relay for Life

Relay For Life of Weakley County is Friday, October 18 from 5 pm until 12 am. at the UTM Stadium parking lot in Martin. For more information and to register visit www.relayforlife.org/weakleytn.

Christian Family Medicine Open House

There is an Open House / Grand Opening / Ribbon Cutting Monday, September 23 at 9:00 a.m. at      Christian Family Medicine of Weakley County’s new location. Christian Family Medicine is now located at 189 Mount Pelia Rd., Martin. For more information call (731) 281-4760.

Southern Grace Open House

There is an Open House / Ribbon Cutting Friday, November 22 at 10 a.m. at Southern Grace. Southern Grace is located at 8722 Hwy 22, Dresden (next door to E W James). DeDe Meeks is the new owner / operator. For more information call (731) 364-3737.

Mack’s Grove Church 125th Anniversary Homecoming

Cemetery Fund donation needed at 125th Anniversary Homecoming at Mack’s Grove Church on September 29, 2019; all are invited to the services, singing, and meal. Checks may be sent to Kenneth Taylor, 348 Ridgewood Drive, Dresden, TN 38225.

Morris Couple Anniversary Celebration

You are cordially invited to a tea for Dr. and Mrs. Gordon Morris, who are celebrating 59 years of marriage, on Saturday, Sept. 21, at 2:00 PM at the Martin First United Methodist Church fellowship hall. Please RSVP Sara Rachels at 731-699-0690.

Santa’s Helpers New Dates For Christmas Applications

Santa’s Helpers will have new dates for signing up for Christmas assistance. The first sign up deadline will be September 19 – October 18. The final deadline for sign up will be October 28 – December 3. Come by Santa’s Helpers located at 216 West Main Street in Dresden. Be sure to bring identification and proof of address. For more information, call 364-3130.

Blue Oak Oyster Bar & Grill Grand Opening

There is a Grand Opening / Ribbon Cutting Thursday, September 19, at 3:30 pm at Blue Oak Oyster Bar & Grill. Blue Oyster Bar & Grill is located at 301 S. Lindell St., Martin. Chris Hayden and Ben Coffey owners. For more information call 731-261-8091.

Christian Family Medicine of Weakley County To Host Grand Opening

There is an Open House / Grand Opening / Ribbon Cutting Monday, September 23, at 11 am at Christian Family Medicine of Weakley County’s new location. Christian Family Medicine is now located at 189 Mount Pelia Rd., Martin. For more information call (731) 281-4760.

Christian Family Medicine Grand Opening

There is an Open House / Grand Opening / Ribbon Cutting Thursday, October 3, at 4 pm and Open House from 5-7 pm at Wendell Alexander, Top Tier Auctions, and Skyhawk Rentals. Wendell Alexander, Top Tier Auctions, and Skyhawk Rentals are located at 224 S. Lindell St., Martin. Alex Bynum owner / operator. For more information call 731-281-1220.

 A.B. Cheatham’s Grand Opening

There is a Grand Opening / Ribbon Cutting / Business After Hours Thursday, October 10, at 4 pm at A.B. Cheatham’s. A.B. Cheatham’s is located at 230 S. Lindell St., Martin. Myra Hoffman owner. For more information call 731-281-7474.

Martin Motor Company’s New Location Ribbon Cutting

There is a Grand Opening / Ribbon Cutting Friday, November 15, at 11 a.m. at Martin Motor Company’s new location. Martin Motor Company is now location is 8498 Hwy 45 S, Martin. Adam Adkins is the owner / operator. For more information call 731-587-4181.

Tom Spence Fish Fry and Yard Sale

The Dresden Lodge #90, Annual Tom Spence Fish Fry and Yard Sale is Saturday, September 21 from 5 to 7 p.m. at 119 School Street in Dresden. $10 per plate, or take it to go.

Gleason City Wide Yard Sale

The Gleason City Wide Yard Sale will be October 4 and 5. Maps will be available at Gleason City Hall, 101 College Street after 12 p.m on Thursday, October 3. If you would like your yard sale listed please contact City Hall at 648-5547 no later than 4:30 p.m., Wednesday October 2.

Dresden City Wide Yard Sale

The Dresden City Wide Yard Sale is Saturday October 5.

McKenzie City Wide Yard Sale

The McKenzie City Wide Yard Sale is Saturday Oct 12.