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Coats for Cannon Community Project:
Coats, scarves, hats, gloves and new socks can also be dropped off at the Arts Center located at 1424 John Bragg Hwy. Tuesday through Saturday from
9 to 4 pm.

HOUSES NEEDED for the Lions Club Christmas Tour of Homes which will be held on Saturday December 2nd. Please contact Lois Larimer at 615-542-1858 if you would like to share your decorated home with friends and neighbors. A great Christmas tradition which benefits a very worthy cause


The Woodbury Lions Club is preparing for the COATS FOR CANNON and expanding it. Coats can be picked up at the Lions Club Building on Friday Nov. 10 from 4:00pm until 7:30pm and on Saturday from 8:30 am until 1:30 pm. Coats are now being collected at Sue Patrick CPA's office at 109 Lester Street, Woodbury. Phone 615 563-1328 if you have questions. Gloves, scarves, hats, and socks are being accepted. Anyone wishing to make a donation can leave these at Sue's office. This is an example of how the Lions Club Serves the Community. Please help. The coats can be used or new. Other items should be new. Cash donations and clothing items are now being accepted.


The Current Hours of Operation at the Cannon County Convenience Center:
CLOSED Sunday & Wednesday
7 AM to 5 PM Monday & Tuesday & Saturday
9 AM to 7 PM Thursday & Friday
Only household waste will be accepted at the Convenience Center. There will no longer be any building materials accepted or cardboard pickup provided. Please make note of any changes.

Celebrate Recovery from hurts, habits and hang-ups meets every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church.

Sunday Mornings & Sunday & Wednesday Evening
If you drink alot that's your business. If you want to stop that's ours. Meetings are on Sunday morning at 9 a.m. at Stones River Hospital Cafeteria. Sunday evening and Wednesday evening meetings are at 7:30 p.m. at the Senior Citizens Center. Call 615-653-7914.

The American Legion Post 279 in Woodbury is selling flags and accessories. The monies raised from the sale of these flags goes 100% back to our Community, our Youth and our Veterans, in Cannon County. We have available an assortment of all sizes and all types of flags - United States Flags, State Flags, Military Service Flags; and all sizes of flag poles. The United States Flag 3'x 5' nylon is $25. The United States Flag 4"x 6" is .50 each or $5 a dozen The military services/branches flags are $30 each. We can get you any State Flag, different size flags and different size flag poles, including indoor sets. CONTACT A MEMBER OF AMERICAN LEGION POST 279 OR CALL; CHARLIE HARRELL 615-542-1289, JIM STONE 615-563-6111, BRENT BUSH 615-563-2691, BRITT KNOX 615-904-5644, PENNY DANIELS 615-563-6729.

Friends of the Library Blow Out Book Sale! Bag of books for $1. Nov 2, 9, 16, and 30 (Thursdays), 9 am;2 pm.

Story Time continues Nov 2 and every Thursday at 10:30 am for 4 years and under.


The Woodbury Lions Club will kick off their annual Pecan Sale on Nov. 1. For sale this year will be pecan halves, walnuts, fruit and nut mix and cashews. Again this year, the Lions Club have found the very best products available. Lion Clyde Bush, chairman of the sale, said this year's crop of pecans is among the best in several years. All of these products will be available at the following locations: Jennings Jewelers, Vance Bros. Car Lot, Farmers Co-op, the County Court Clerk's Office, Cannon County Senior Center, Dr. Trea Wessel's office, First Bank, Paul Reed Furniture Store, First National Bank, Regions Bank, Woodbury Funeral Home, Woodson's Pharmacy, Cutting Edge Salon and from any Lions Club member. For more information contact Bush at 615-563-2102 or Mark Vance at 615-563-6800.

meets at 12 noon at the Stones River Hospital
Board Room.

Here's the Liberty Dance schedule for November
November 4...Steve Page Band; November 11...Slick Nickle; November 18...231 South; November 25...Loaded Dogs

November 3

Live Music/Toy Drive at Roxie's
Raising funds for Ignite Missions and Ministry
and collecting toys for Give A Little Christmas.
Music begins at 6p.m. and will last until 9p.m.
Bring your instrument to join the jam or just come
eat and enjoy the music. Don't forget to bring a toy.
Located at 2242 Short Mountain Road in Woodbury.
Visit and for more information.

NOV. 4 at 2 P.M, MEET AND GREET, HOSTED BY CANNON COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY: The public is invited to meet and talk with three upcoming Democratic candidates for office. The candidates are Mary Alice Carfi for District 17 State Senate Seat in the Special Election on December 19th, Karl Dean and Criag Fitzhugh for Governor in 2018. Light refreshments will be served. It will be at the Cannon County Senior Center at 609 West Lehman Street. All are welcome.


•Nov 9th, 6pm
The Cannon County Audit Committee will meet in regular session at the courthouse.

Grow It Better
The Woodbury Seventh Day Adventist School will be holding its semi-annual plant seminar on Sunday, Nov. 12, from 2 to 5 p.m. The topic is "How to Winterize Your Plants" and will be present by master gardener Richard Lee. Extra events include a plant swap and sale (you may bring a plant to swap), unique handmade crafts for sale and delicious homemade bakes goods for sale. All are invited. Free admission. Donations accepted. This event is a fundraiser for the school. It will be held in the lower level of the Woodbury Seventh Day Adventist Church at 313 W. Colonial St., Woodbury. Call Nancy Piper at 615-542-6154 or Shirley Clark at 931-212-6687 for additional information.

The Cannon County Senior Center announces the following schedule for its Music Night. Admission is $5.00. Doors open at 6 p.m. . Nov 3rd Rode West.. soup supper at 5:00 cost$5.00. Dec 1st Gilley Bros.... Dec 15th Ronnie Crownover with Silvercreek band.

Webb invites visitors to experience typical day on Nov. 10. The Webb School will open its campus to prospective students and their families for its annual Fall Visitors' Day. The daylong event begins at 9 a.m. with registration and breakfast and concludes at 3 p.m. The schedule includes a tour of the 150-acre campus that will be led by a current Webb student. Visiting students will then attend lunch and class with a Webb student, while parents have lunch and then attend informational panels regarding academics, affordability and extracurricular programs. The day will conclude with a student Q&A panel for both visiting students and parents. Families are also invited to stay on campus for applicant interviews with an admissions team member. Priority application and
financial aid deadline of Feb. 20, 2018. RSVP by Nov. 8 by emailing or calling 931-389-6003.
For more information about The Webb School, visit

Be a blood donor that could save a life. The next American Red Cross Blood Drive is November 16. 2017 at the Woodbury Lions Club Building. You can donate blood between the hours of 12 Noon to 6 P.M.. Lions Club members and community volunteers will assist Red Cross Personal. If you need more information about donating or to volunteer and assist with the drive please phone John Basinger coordinator at 615-904-5966.

Ferrell Hollow Farm Senior Horse and Cat Sanctuary (FHFSHCS)

Fall Open House
Saturday, November 18th, 2017
10:00AM - 3:00PM, 5323 Ferrell Hollow Road, Readyville, TN
FHFSHCS is excited to announce and share with the public their expansion of the horse sanctuary to help save senior cats who are vulnerable and at risk of neglect or untimely death by building a Senior Cat Sanctuary. Ferrell Hollow Farm Senior Horse & Cat Sanctuary is 501c3 Non Profit Organization. Our mission is to advocate and care for senior horses & cats in need that are not afforded adequate care and would be considered at risk of neglect or abuse if left in their current situation. For more information about our organization, please visit


West Side Travel Group Travels to New York City December 1-5, 2017.
Group will leave on Friday night December 1 at 6:00 p.m. traveling on a comfortable coach bus and return the afternoon of Tuesday, December 5. Enjoy a guided harbor cruise on a New York water taxi where you will see the Statue of Liberty. You will take a guided bus tour of the many sites, attractions, and movie sets throughout "The Big Apple". See the Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Plaza, and the Bright Lights on Times Square. See the unique shops in Chinatown. Experience a carriage ride at Christmas time in Central Park. Take a walk along 5th Avenue and enjoy the animated window displays. Visit the new World Trade Center Memorial. Enjoy a stop at the famous Carlo's Bakery as seen on TV. Visit the oldest department store, Macy's covers an entire block on 34th Street. See New York city from the top of the Empire State Building. Experience the excitement of attending a Broadway Play "The Lion King" or a play of your choice. Cost of the trip is around $450.00 more or less depending on the number
going. This includes your hotel with breakfast, coach bus transportation and admission to attractions. Broadway Play is extra.
$75.00 deposit due. Payments each month. Call Tour Director Kathy Simon at 615-904-5303 to sign up. Kathy has over 20 years experience directing Tour groups.

Middle Tn. Weeds Update - December 14th, Manchester, Tn.
The Annual Middle Tennessee Weeds Update is scheduled for Thursday, December 14th in Manchester at the Coffee County Farm Bureau at 6:630 P.M.

The Annual Middle Tn. Grain Conference Tuesday, January 30th Manchester at the Coffee County Fairgrounds
Tennessee Cattlemen's Association - Annual Conference - January 26-27, 2018 - Murfressboro, TN
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