Henderson Stamping Hiring Event Aug. 29
The Mobile American Job Center will be located at Henderson Stamping, 1323 US 45, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29. The staff will be assisting individuals with online job applications. Positions available are press operator and line inspector. Register at Jobs4Tn.gov for even more!
Pusser Reunion Aug. 31
The Pusser family reunion will be from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Enville Community Center. Bring your favorite dish and enjoy some fellowship.
Alexander Reunion Aug. 31
The Alexander Reunion will be held on Saturday, Aug. 31, beginning at 2 p.m. at the Senior Citizen building in Henderson. All relatives and friends are welcome. Please bring a covered dish.
Sanford Rodgers Cemetery Meeting Aug. 31
The Sanford Rodgers Cemetery Association will have the annual business meeting and potluck meal at the ceremony at noon Saturday, Aug. 31.
Bethel Springs School Alumni/Students Homecoming Sept. 1
The 50th anniversary of the last graduating class of Bethel Springs High School is the honored class during this year’s Bethel Springs School Alumni & Reunion. All former/current teachers and students are encouraged to attend. The Reunion will be in Bethel Springs Elementary School Cafeteria. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. Share Memories. Enjoy fellowship, wonderful food, awesome speakers and great entertainment! The meal is potluck; bring a dish. Also, bring any photos and memorabilia you may have. For more information, call/text 731-610-9652 , email Llobren@aol.com.
Braly Reunion Sept. 1
The John and Will Braly family reunion will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, at the Chickasaw State Park Sagamore Lodge. Bring a covered dish for lunch. All relatives and friends are invited.
Labor Day Fundraiser Sept. 2
There will be a Labor Day fundraiser Sept. 2 at the Masseyville/Woodville Fire Station. Barbeque will be ready at 10 a.m. with live music at 12:15 p.m. and a cakewalk at 12:45 p.m. Do not miss the silent auction. Location is Hwy. 225 in Masseyville.
Cooking Matters for Adults Sept. 5
Cooking Matters for Adults is a four-week program designed to help adults improve their basic cooking skills while also learning how to save money! There is no registration fee, but spaces in the class are limited and must be reserved. Call the UT Extension—Chester County office at 989-2103 for more information or to register for the class.
Walk Across Tennessee Sept. 8
Walk Across Tennessee is an eight-week fitness program designed to increase the daily physical activity of Tennesseans. Participants can form walking teams or participate on an individual basis. Call the UT Extension—Chester County office at 989-2103 for more information or follow us on Facebook at UT Extension—Chester County.
Class of 1979 Reunion Sept. 14
The Class of 1979 will hold their 40th Class Reunion at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, at Pam Burse’s home in Jackson. Cost is $20 per person. Call 731-616-9673 for more information.
Trice Street Neighborhood Stew Sept. 14
The Annual Trice Street Neighborhood Stew will be Saturday, Sept. 14, at 543 and 563 Trice St. at the homes of Darlene Jones and Matilda Massengill. Bring all donations of meat on Friday, Sept. 13., and all vegetables before 8 a.m. Saturday morning. Fellowship begins around 2 p.m. We will have Bingo and checker games. Feel free to bring your own lawn chairs.
Miss Chester County Barbeque Festival Competition Sept. 15
Miss Chester County Barbeque Festival Scholarship Competition will be on Sunday, Sept. 15, at 4 p.m. at Williams Auditorium. This Scholarship Competition is a preliminary for Miss Tennessee 2.0. For more information, please contact the Henderson|Chester County Chamber of Commerce office at 989-5222.
Republican Meeting Sept. 16
The next quarterly meeting of the Chester County Republican Party is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 16, at 6:30 p.m. at Henderson City Hall upstairs, 121 Crook Avenue in Henderson. All Republicans and conservatives are invited to arrive early to mingle and listen to some inspiring patriotic music. After a (brief) business meeting, the guest speaker will be our own Tennessee state senator Dolores R. Gresham who will speak on various Chester County and GOP issues. Senator Gresham represents District 26 which includes Chester County. At the conclusion of those remarks, a door prize of a beautiful nylon 3’ x 5’ American flag will be awarded to one lucky attendee. For more information, please call Paul Martin, Secretary to the Chester County GOP, at 903-445-4913 or find us on Facebook at ChesterCountyTNGOP.
Elections 101 Sept. 19
Have you ever wondered what happens in the Election Office when there isn’t an election? Have you considered running for office, but aren’t sure what that involves? Have you ever listened to the news and wondered if your vote is really secure or could the local elections be hacked? Have you ever gone to vote and wondered why you had to choose a Republican or Democratic ballot? Get answers to all this and more by attending Elections 101 Thursday, Sept. 19, from 6-7:30 p.m. in the upstairs classroom of City Hall. To learn more or reserve your spot, call the Chester County Election Office at 989-4039.
Harvest Festival Oct. 5
The Harvest Festival will be at the Milledgeville City Park starting at 11 a.m. Oct. 5. The Yearly Auction will begin at 2 p.m. No admissions will be charged. Bring a chair and enjoy a day of festivities, food and drink. Something for everyone. Vendors are welcome. For more information, call 616-1952 439-5771. If no answer, leave a message.