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09/18/2018 – The annual Dresden Rotary Club Mum Sale is going on now through Tuesday. To place an order contact any club member. Cost is $8 per mum or 4 for $30. Orders will be available for pick up on Friday from 9 to 3 at Simmons Bank in Dresden.
09/18/2018 – The Dresden Senior Citizens Center will host a Drivers Safety Course on Tuesday from 10 to noon. Kim Higgs will be the instructor. Contact the center to find out more.
09/20/2018 – The Tennessee Recycling Coalition is hosting this year’s fall workshop on Thursday from noon until 3 at Rockwood Recycling, located at 510 Hartmann Drive in Lebanon. People who register before Thursday will get a rare opportunity to tour the Rockwood Recycling Facility as well as the Lebanon Gasification Plant.
09/21/2018 – There will be a Gospel Singing & Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser to benefit the recovery and rehabilitation of Tony Michael. The event will be at the Jolley Springs Baptist Church in Gleason on Friday. Dinner service will be from 4 to 6 with singing to begin at 6. The cost is $7.50 a plate. Donations will also be accepted.
09/22/18 Saturday – Westview FFA is having a fundraising yard sale from 6 until 1 . If you’d like to set up to sell, spaces are $10 for the first spot and $5 for any additional space needed. Check out their facebook page for more information. Westview f f a martin t n.
09/22/2018 – The Jone-Walker VFW Post 4862 in Union City will host a Breakfast for Supper night on Saturday from 5 to 7. You get scrambled eggs, bacon or sausage, biscuits & gravy, and all you can eat pancakes with a drink for $7. $5 for children under 13. All are welcome.
09/26/2018 – The Dresden Senior Center will be offering Flu Shots on Wednesday, Sept. 26th from 11 to 1.
09/27/2018 – The Obion County Republican Party is hosting their annual Reagan Day Dinner Thursday at 6 at the Venue at Center Point , located at 1413 South Home Street in Union City. Karen and Billy Vaughn are the keynote speakers. Tickets are $35 a piece, or $280 for a table of eight. To purchase tickets, email “obion-g-o-p at gmail dot com.”
10/03/2018 – The Career Classic Golf Tournament will be on Wednesday, Oct. 3rd, beginning at 9 that morning. The event is a 4 person scramble at the Persimmon Hills Golf Course in Sharon. The cost is $75 per player or $300 for a team to enter. Proceeds will provide UTM student internship programs with travel and housing stipends. Visit utm.edu/cpadgolf to enter.
10/05/2018 – There will be a Goodyear Retiree Reunion from 5:00 – 11 pm on October 5 at the old Stanley Jones office across from Buck’s Party Mart. There is a $20 cost that must be paid before the September 14th deadline.
10/5/18 – 10/7/18 – The Reelfoot Arts and Crafts Festival will be held at scenic Reelfoot Lake. In addition to arts and crafts there will also be Gospel and old time string music all three days!
10/06/2018 – The Lady Tornado Basketball team is selling boston butts, ribs and whole chickens. Pick up date is Saturday, October 6 from 9am-noon. Delivery within city limits is available! You can turn your order in at UCHS – order yours today!
10/13/2018 – The annual W.F. Hall /World Color factory reunion will be held Saturday, October 13, at 2:00 at the old National Guard armory building on Evergreen Street in Dresden.
10/27/2018 – The 913th Engineer Company/Company C of the Tennessee Army National Guard in Union City is hosting a Reunion for former members on Saturday. For more information contact Jerry Ward/ Jerry Ward Autoplex or Rick McKenzie.
11/3/18 Saturday – Obion County Central will be having Red, White and Blue Night at 5:00. Introduction of basketball teams and cheer squads. There will also be the “Gotcha” contest. The Lady Rebel Alumi Game will be the 90’s and 2000’s vs 80’s and 2010’s. The Rebel Alumni game will be the 80’s and 2000’s vs the 90’s and 2010’s. Admission is $5.
TFN – If you’d like to earn your GED contact the Weakley county School Board office in Dresden and ask about getting your G E D. You can attend classes for free in Weakley, Obion and Lake. Night and day classes are available to fit your schedule.
The American Legion Post 72 is place memorials for Korean and Vietnam veterans in Green-lee Cemetery in Fulton. They are requesting monetary support to help with the cost of the memorials. Send donations to FULTON CITY HALL and they’ll get your donation to the Veterans Memorials The memorials will be placed on the east side of the flag pole at Green-lee Cemetery..
Dresden Senior Citizen Center – Join the Dresden Senior Citizens Center on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays for 30 minutes of a great workout called “Matter of Balance” and “Chair Exercise”. This exercise helps your balance and memory along with stretching out muscles and joints. This is a free program.
Dresden Senior Citizen Center – The Dresden Senior Center has revised times for the dance classes which will now take place on Tuesday’s beginning at 9:30 AM. Classes will be directed primarily toward the basic steps of dances like the Two-Step, Waltz, and Cha-Cha.
Dr. Nathan Porter Library – The Dr. Nathan Porter Library in Greenfield will host the following programs weekly; Tuesdays – Sketching Club from 3 to 4:40, Wednesday – Twisted Stichers Club at 1, Thursday – Story Time for Children at 10 and Lego Club from 3 to 4:30. They also plan to start a Chess Club.
Sacks Thrift Avenue is a helping hands ministry in Greenfield and if you have something to donate or know someone who needs help stop in to Sacks Thrift Avenue on highway 45 in Greenfield.
Santa’s Helpers is a helping hands ministry in Dresden. Know some one who needs a helping hand? Direct them to Santa’s Helpers just off the court square in Dresden.
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving day to day crimes in our community. Rewards up to $1,000 are offered for tips that result in arrests. Anonymous tips can be called to crime stoppers at 587-2611.
Old Flag Donations- If you have a flag that’s worn, torn, or tattered, bring it to Thunderbolt Radio and we will give it the proper retirement. At Thunderbolt, we love to let our flag fly and we hope you fly yours proudly, too. Bring your tired or tattered flags to 1410 N. Lindell St. in Martin or to 223 West Gate Drive in Union City to give it the retirement it deserves.
We Care Ministry Needs your support to help our neighbors in Weakley County. Your donations and dollars spent in our store help residents in our county who need support. Donations such as clothes, food, and household items are accepted. Volunteers are needed Wednesdays and Saturdays mornings. For store hours visit we care ministries dot net.
Celebrate Recovery- Are you or someone you love struggling with addictions in life? Reach out to Celebrate Recovery, a Christ- centered recovery program. Meetings are every Friday night on Haygood Road in Martin. Call 819-4425 for more information, that’s 819-4425.
Hickman County Museum- The history of Clinton is on display at the Hickman County Museum in Clinton every Wednesday from 1-4.
Hickman County Library– The Hickman County Library in Clinton is open on Tuesdays-Fridays from 2-5 p.m., and Saturdays from 9:30-12:30.
Alcoholics Anonymous- If you or someone you know faces problems with alcohol addiction, the First United Methodist Church in Clinton hosts an Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting each Monday at 8 p.m.