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Solid Waste Department
announces new hours
Due to budget cuts imposed by the Cannon County Commission, the Solid Waste Department must reduce some services extended to the public. Starting Monday November 21st, the Cannon County Convenience Center will have new hours of operation.
Saturday 7A-5P
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.
Alcoholics Anonymous
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.
Celebrate Recovery
Celebrate Recovery from hurts, habits and hang-ups meets every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church.
Flags for Sale
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. This is an on-going project. 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 (best price
anywhere). This is our most popular flag. The United States Flag 4"x 6" is .50 each or $5 a dozen for special occasions. The military services/branches flags are $30 each. For that special display. We can get you any State Flag, different size flags and different size flag poles, (small house flag poles to large business flag poles.) WE ALSO HAVE INDOOR FLAG SETS.
If you need to make a special order, call and we have a catalogue available to make your selections.
JIM STONE 615-563-6111, BRENT BUSH 615-563-2691, BRITT KNOX 615-904-5644, OR PENNY DANIELS 615-563-6729. We will be glad to take your order, deliver your order, and all with a smile and a big thank you, for Supporting the American Legion Post 279, AND OUR YOUTH, OUR COMMUNITY, AND OUR VETERANS, OF CANNON COUNTY.
Clearfork United Methodist Church
1721 Big Hill Road, Gassaway
Clearfork Methodist will begin its monthly dinners on Saturday, January 7. Suppers will be once a month on the first Saturday with hours 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. The menu features catfish or chicken tenders with choice of pinto, white or green beans, hush puppies, cabbage slaw or veggie salad, french fries, homemade desserts and drink. Carry out dinners are available by calling 615-563-1415.
CSBG Funding Available to Assist
Community Service Block Grant (CSBG) Program has funding available to immediately assist applicants in need due to a temporary emergency situation. Applicants must be income-eligible and show their need for service based on guidelines for each program.
You may qualify for a one-time payment if you are 60 years old or above, disabled, a family caregiver, or have a child under the age of six.
You may qualify for a one-time payment toward rent, mortgage, electric, water, or food assistance if you have a household with one member working at least 29 hours or more a week. (931) 528-1127
GED Prep Class
Adams Library
Every Tuesday at 5:30 pm GED preparation class in the Jennings Community Room at Adams Memorial Library. Ongoing, self-paced and individualized, please attend any Tuesday you can.
The City of Cookeville Department of Leisure Services' Third Thursday Concerts open May 18 with the Tennessee Backroads Band at 7:30 p.m. at the Dogwood Performance Pavilion in Dogwood Park, 30 E. Broad St., Cookeville. More concerts are planned for June 15, July 20 and Aug. 17. All are free. A different band is featured each month, covering a variety of music genres. For more information, call 931-528-1313.
Songwriter Night - Every Other Friday
Red Barn Restaurant, Bradyville TN
Beginning May 5, 2017, Nashville performing artist Cyndi Washburn will host a singer/songwriter night at the Red Barn Restaurant; located at 11174 Jim Cummings Hwy. in Bradyville, TN. Sign-ups are at 5:30 and the music is featured from 6pm to 8pm. All genres of music are welcome. This is a perfect opportunity for aspiring artists to share their original music in an intimate setting and family friendly atmosphere. All ages and skill levels are encouraged to attend. The songwriter night will be held every other Friday evening. Please email redbarnsongwriters@gmail.comwith questions or additional information.
Liberty Dance
Saturday, June 17 from 7 to 10 p.m.
Featuring Tennessee Backroads Band.
Friday, June 23 from 7 to 10 p.m.
Featuring Danny and the Cats.
Saturday, June 24 from 7 to 10 p.m.
Featuring Southern Roadhouse.
Come enjoy the music and dance. Call 615-563-2792 or 615-464-8110 for more information.
Cannon County Senior Center Music Night
Friday, June 16 7PM with Ronnie Crownover and Silver Creek Band performing.
Friday, July 7 Rode West performing
Friday, July 21 with Gilley Brothers Performing
Admission is $5 and doors open at 6 p.m.
Peter and the Starcatcher
June 2 - 17
The Arts Center of Cannon County
Peter and the Starcatcher is rated PG
Peter and the Starcatcher provides a humorous and fantastical backstory for the beloved character of Peter Pan and his arch-nemesis Captain Hook. In this wickedly imaginative play, we meet a poor orphaned child on the high seas simply called Boy because, in the absence of a mother and a father, he was never given a name. His sad and lonely world is turned upside down when he meets Molly. The daughter of famous Starcatcher Lord Astor, our heroine is on a mission to save the world and protect a treasure trunk filled with magical star stuff from getting into the hands of evil and greedy pirate Black Stache. As they travel aboard the Neverland ship headed for a faraway land, Molly and Boy learn about love, friendship and forge an unbreakable bond.
Performances run June 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 & 17 at 7:30pm
June 4 & 11 at 2:00 pm
DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club AmateurRadio Exam Session
on the following dates (Walk-ins are welcome). Contact Jeffrey Kemper - KV4VV at (615) 364-3913 or check out the club's website at if anyone has any questions.
Saturday, June 10th, 2017 - Woodbury, TN
Saturday, July 8th, 2017 - Smithville, TN
Saturday, August 12th, 2017 - Woodbury, TN
Saturday, September 9th, 2017 - Smithville, TN
Saturday, October 14th, 2017 - Woodbury, TN
Saturday, November 11th, 2017 - Smithville, TN
Saturday, December 9th, 2017 - Woodbury, TN
Bethlehem Church of Christ Gospel Meeting
June 11-14th
Sunday morning 10AM; nightly 7PM
Woodbury Church of Christ VBS
June 11-14th 6-8PM
For bus pickup 615-563-2119
Auburntown Church of Christ VBS
June 11 - 14th 6:30-8:30PM
Leoni Church of Christ VBS
June 18 - 21st
Sunday night 6PM; Monday - Wednesday 7PM
June 23, 5PM, Rustic Elegance Event Center
Special guest and key note speaker
U.S. Representative MARSHA BLACKBURN
Friday, June 23, doors open at 5pm,dinner at 6pm
Rustic Elegance Event Center
1751 Doolittle Road, Woodbury, Tn 37190
Tickets are available now, $30 each or a table seating 8
is $225 send check to :
Cannon County GOP, PO Box 262, Woodbury, Tn 37190 or see:
or call: Bonnie Thomas, 615-563-4128 / 972-765-0549
All are Welcome
Fall Wagon Train Ride
Sept. 21-22 & 23--The Fall Wagon Train Ride will be sponsored by The Middle Tn. Mule Skinners Assoc. Wagons will leave the fair grounds in Woodbury at 9 am each day ( over-night camping is allowed.) Contact Grady George Jr. at 615-849-6867 for further information.

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