Smokey’s Folks & Neighborhood Information Throughout The County July 14, 2019
ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) – Welcome to Smokey’s information in evaluation. This week we have now over 30 tales and occasions for you. It’s a glance again at Folks & Neighborhood information together with this week’s prime tales, some you haven’t heard about and will solely see on this web page.
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In Greenbrier Information
Nicole Turnbow Introduces BraxtonStrong Basis
After dropping my son, Braxton Fuqua, to mind most cancers in Might, I needed to discover a approach to maintain his legacy going. Throughout his yr and a half battle, regardless of how a lot he needed to undergo or struggling, he all the time saved his religion in God, he continued to all the time present love and look after others, and stayed so robust! I made a decision to start out a nonprofit basis in his honor, I named it, “BraxtonStrong Basis”. It’s a 501c3 group and 100% of earnings and donations will probably be used to assist out our neighborhood! I wouldn’t have been in a position to be by my son’s facet with out dropping the whole lot we had and our house if it wasn’t for our neighborhood and I’m eternally grateful! This journey of ours has modified my life eternally and grew my religion within the Lord stronger than it ever was earlier than.
I plan to sale BraxtonStrong objects yr spherical and naturally, donations are all the time welcome! I may even have numerous occasions to assist elevate funds. I wish to give again and assist primarily the kids in our neighborhood and surrounding areas which are having to do with out because of numerous conditions. I imagine God will lead me to what He needs me to assist with. I’m tremendous excited to see what all the muse goes to do and the way it will change peoples lives!
Donations are accepted by way of PayPal at [email protected] or contact Nicole Turnbow at 615-351-1341.
Greenbrier 8U Boys State Champs, Headed To World Collection
GREENBRIER TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) – Greenbrier 8U Boys group are formally undefeated State Champions. They beat Wayne County 3 – 2, then they conquered Dickson County 8 – 0 for the championship. The group additionally obtained the Sportsmanship Award and are headed to the World Collection on the finish of July in Louisiana.
The Greenbrier 8U Boys is the group Braxton’ performed on. “He was the group’s Angel within the outfield,” stated Braxton’s mother Nicole Turnbow who attended the sport. That’s her on the left within the group picture above. In case you recall, Braxton misplaced his battle with most cancers just some weeks in the past and he cherished baseball and his group.
Nicole Turnbow and her daughter Kelsey have been each there with them for the group’s closing win in opposition to Dickson County. “Braxton was even acknowledged and I used to be given a champ ring for him additionally!” Mother stated. Learn Extra…
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July 20: Greenbrier Excessive College Class of 1974 – forty fifth Reunion
The Greenbrier Excessive College Class of 1974 will maintain its forty fifth Reunion on July twentieth on the Oak Hills Golf Course situated at 1928 Hygeia Highway in Greenbrier.
For extra data, please name both Charlotte Dorris at (615) 643-0482 or Janet McClain at (615) 384-2015.
Greenbrier’s Annual Turning of The Pig July third 2019 with Tom Campbell and Bobby Bobcat
Greenbrier’s 4th of July Parade was a success once more this yr. Joshua G. Evans with Grand Marshal Chief Suter
“We had a enjoyable patriotic parade in Greenbrier this morning! Our good friend of practically 30 years and Hearth Chief, Gary Suter, was the Grand Marshal. Chief Suter has served his nation (within the US Navy) and our neighborhood his complete life and may be very deserving of this honor!” Former State Rep. Joshua Evans
“4th of July Parade in Greenbrier … oooh wee!!! It’s a sizzling one out right here, too! — at Robertson County, Tennessee.” Consultant Sabi Doc Kumar
From ‘Turning of the Pig’ to ‘Kilgore Settlement Remembrance’ with the ’4th of July Parade’ and loads of laughter, music, meals and fellowship alongside the best way, we took time to indicate our gratitude! Thanks to all of the patriots which have sacrificed in order that we might have our freedoms to dwell and be People! Thanks to our veterans and lively obligation navy who sacrifice to protect it! With God, and a nation of people that work to guard these freedoms, oh my, how we’re Blessed! Sure certainly, we’re proud to be People! Thanks be to God! Mrs. Linda and I hope that your day, as all of us stated, “Pleased Birthday, America!” and expressed our honest gratitude, was really a Blessed one! God Bless America and her individuals! – Consultant Sabi Doc Kumar
“Some custom, in it’s purest kind, on the Greenbrier ‘4th of July Parade!’ — at Robertson County, Tennessee.” Consultant Sabi Doc Kumar
Highland Rim Speedway/Veterans Motorplex race automobiles on the Parade
There was a fantastic turnout on the Greenbrier 4th Of July parade this yr. Veterans Motorplex went LIVE on their Fb web page with the whole parade. To see a recording of the dwell feed on Fb CLICK HERE
Greenbrier Excessive College Cheerleading
These ladies represented Greenbrier in one of the simplest ways this week! We ended the week by successful 1st place in sideline, 2nd place cheer, 1st place total sport day champions, 4th place rally routine, 6 UCA All-People and TOP BANANA! We are able to’t wait to indicate off all of our new abilities! #WeAreGreenbrier
In Robertson County Information
Senator Kerry Roberts sponsors Katie Beckett Regulation
Tennessee Incapacity Coalition – Gov. Invoice Lee held his official signing ceremony for the Katie Beckett Regulation this afternoon. Sponsors Consultant Sam Whitson and Senator Kerry Roberts spoke to the significance of this program for Tennessee and the facility of the advocacy of Katie Beckett households.
This program permits sure youngsters with long-term disabilities, psychological sickness, or complicated medical wants, residing at house with their households, to obtain Medicaid.
It was an necessary milestone made attainable by many many unimaginable households, allies and policymakers. We’re so grateful! #BillBecomesALaw #MyKidToo
Robertson County Faculties Present Books To Sheriff’s Workplace To Distribute To youngsters and households whereas on patrol
One other nice yr to associate with Robertson County Faculties for the studying initiative that promotes early studying! The college system has offered extra books for our deputies to distribute to youngsters and households whereas on patrol! #WeAreRCSTN
UT Extension – Robertson County Summer season Enjoyable & Studying
We had a good time at FCE Artistic Day! We even obtained to spend the day with mates from Cheatham and Davidson Counties. Thanks to Barren Plains and Sharon FCE Membership for internet hosting a enjoyable day!
Study, Develop, Eat and Go! The scholars harvested tomatoes and ready a cilantro tomato salad!
4-H Stitching Camp concluded with a visit to Jo Ann’s and a Barbie style present! Campers had enjoyable studying about design, selecting materials, elements of a stitching machine and the best way to use a stitching machine. They took house a skirt, bag and Barbie outfit. Thanks to Mrs. Anne and Mrs. Cinnamon!
Robertson County Senior Middle Friday Night time Dance Is again!
third Friday of every month
As most of you already know the Friday Night time Dances will begin again up As soon as a Month ( third Friday of every month ) starting July 19, 2019 . Doorways will open at 5:30 , Concessions will probably be bought , Admission will probably be $6.00 and Good Time Charlie Band will begin off our Friday Dances at 7:00pm . Look Ahead to everybody popping out to get pleasure from an evening of Enjoyable , Fellowship and A Little Toe Tapping Music .
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Assist Our Seniors! Donations Appreciated for the Robertson County Senior Middle Yard Sale Fundraiser
Donations appreciated by Wednesday, July twenty fourth and Thursday, July twenty fifth between the hours of 10:00 am and a pair of:00 pm.
Please, no garments or heavy furnishings objects because of house and manpower to maneuver heavy objects in regards to the facility Almost definitely will probably be sausage/biscuits, cake & espresso to buy as properly. Thank You upfront!
Friday, July twenty sixth and Saturday, July twenty seventh The Robertson County Senior Middle could have a Yard Sale ( INSIDE ).
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August 10: Dinner & Present To Profit RC Senior Middle
Dinner & A Present “Simply A Track at Twilight” By Marcia Savin. Saturday, August tenth Dinner at 5:30 PM, Present at 6:30 PM. All proceeds profit the Robberson County Senior Middle. Tickets are $20 every and embody dinner and the present. Dinner will probably be fried hen and all of the Fixin‘s, beverage, and dessert. Present that includes Sarah Head as “She” and Thom Wilson as “He”, directed by Connie Smith. Contact the Senior Middle for ticket data at 615-384-6367. Sponsored by the Robertson County Gamers
In Robertson County College Information
On-line PowerSchool Registration for RC Faculties, Tax Vacation Information & Again To College Bashes AND An SRO In Each College!
On-line registration for Robertson County Faculties is now open! Mother and father of returning college students from final yr can get all of the paperwork achieved now! No residency verification this yr in case your deal with hasn’t modified!
Registration for 2019-2020 is now open! District-wide notifications have been despatched to the cellphone numbers and e-mail addresses on file.
Please notice: Solely college students returning to Robertson County Faculties after ending the varsity yr final yr will have the ability to register on-line.
College students new to Robertson County Faculties, or these transferring to colleges in a special cluster will full registration on paper on the college.
All Pre-Ok and Kindergarten registration are accomplished on paper on the college.
Registration dates are July 29-31 at every college.
Click on the hyperlink under to start the registration course of:
College students enrolled in Robertson County Faculties in 2018-19
NOTE: All on-line registration is accomplished by way of the PowerSchool Mother or father account. Search for the “Pupil Registration” hyperlink within the decrease left nook of your display.
Regularly Requested Questions:
Do I’ve to create an account?
In case you’ve already setup a PowerSchool Mother or father account, use that account to entry the registration course of.
In case you haven’t established your account, you have to to create one. Use the directions offered by the varsity. For added help, you possibly can e-mail [email protected]
Do I’ve to reply all of the questions?
Questions marked with a crimson asterisk (*) are required.
What if I make a mistake?
If you want to make a change previous to submitting the shape, you possibly can both navigate again to the web page utilizing the “<Prev” or “Subsequent>” buttons. Or in case you are on the Assessment web page, click on on the underlined area. In case you have already submitted the shape, you have to to contact your pupil’s college to allow them to make the change for you.
I’ve accomplished the shape. Now what?
After getting completed coming into your data, click on “Submit.” This may ship all the data you’ve entered to the varsity. In case you can not click on on this button, you have to to just be sure you have answered all REQUIRED questions.
What if I’ve a couple of pupil within the district? Do I would like to do that for every youngster?
Sure, since you’ll want to offer data that’s particular for every youngster. When you completed the primary registration, return to your PowerSchool account to decide on one other pupil’s title on the prime, then repeat the method.
I’m undecided the best way to reply a query. I don’t know what the query is asking.
You may contact your college, or e-mail [email protected] to ask any common questions in regards to the kind.
When is Open Home for my college? UPDATE: The College Board is adjusting among the Open Home Schedules. We are going to present the finalized official dates and instances once they change into obtainable.
College Provide Lists:
Click on on the hyperlink, then discover your youngster’s college and click on on it. —> Click on Right here As soon as there, you possibly can obtain your youngster’s college provide checklist.
RC Faculties Calendar:
The Robertson County College Board has formally authorised the varsity yr calendars for 2019-2020 and 2020-2021.
For the 2019-2020 College Yr Calendar, click on HERE
For the 2020-2021 College Yr Calendar, click on HERE
Gross sales Tax Vacation:
The state of Tennessee’s annual gross sales tax vacation is held yearly, starting at 12:01 a.m. on the final Friday in July and ending at 11:59 p.m. the next Sunday evening. Throughout this weekend, sure items could also be bought tax free. The 2019 tax-free vacation weekend begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 26 and ends Sunday, July 28 at 11:59 p.m.
What’s tax free?
Clothes: $100 or Much less –> Click on Right here
College Provides and College Artwork Provides: $100 or Much less –> Click on Right here
Computer systems: $1,500 or Much less –> Click on Right here
Alphabetical Itemizing of Exempt Gadgets –> Click on Right here
Alphabetical Itemizing of Taxable Gadgets –> Click on Right here
Regularly requested questions –> Click on Right here
SAVE BIG ON UPCOMING BACK TO SCHOOL BASHES
July 20: Again To College Expo & Guide Bag Give Away At Rivergate Mall in Goodlettsville, TN (11:00 am – 2:00 pm)
Bounce home, face painter, balloon artist, and character meet and greet, and giveaways on the vendor cubicles!
RiverGate Mall will host its sixth Annual Again to College Expo and Guide Bag Giveaway on Saturday, July 20 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Final yr, the occasion benefited 700 college students in grades 1-5 by supplying them with a e-book bag stuffed with college provides. This yr, they’re happy to have the ability to serve 1,000 college students!
Registration will start at 10:00 a.m. within the Meals courtroom space. The primary 1,000 college students in grades 1 – 5 on the expo will get hold of a punch card from the registration desk. From there, college students and oldsters will go all through the mall to every collaborating vendor sales space to get their card punched, then take it to middle courtroom the place they’ll obtain their free e-book bag.
“We’re thrilled to be internet hosting this occasion for its sixth yr and have been happy to see how this occasion grows annually,” says Morgan Teller, Advertising and marketing Director of RiverGate Mall. “We all know that prices can add up for provides, so we hope to have the ability to present college necessities that your youngsters want to remain on the trail to increased schooling.”
Further actions will embody Again to College Style Present, dance performances, bounce home, face painter, balloon artist, and character meet and greet, and giveaways on the vendor cubicles!
Again to College Expo & Guide Bag Giveaway
Saturday, July 20, 2019
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
*Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. in Meals Court docket Space
eleventh Annual RC Again To College Bash
COME EARLY! Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 9 AM to 11 AM on the Springfield Center College
MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Be part of us for the eleventh Annual Robertson County Again to College Bash Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 9 AM to 11 AM on the Springfield Center College situated at 715 fifth Ave W, Springfield, Tennessee 37172. This occasion is hosted by the Tennessee Division of Well being and Springfield Center College.
First 1000 college students obtain a FREE Backpack! All Robertson County college students invited. FREE College provides. College students should be current to obtain provides.
All Robertson County Faculties To Have A Useful resource Officer Beginning Aug.
ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) – Robertson County has now joined a small group of counties within the state of Tennessee that may have a legislation enforcement skilled in each college.
Cheatham, Williamson, Rutherford and Maury counties all have SRO’s for each college of their districts and all are center Tennessee counties. Maury County has had SRO’s in all of their faculties for 10 years. With an SRO in each college, Williamson County has added two officers for faculties with greater than 1500 college students. This would be the second yr for Cheatham County and now Robertson County joins the checklist. The linked counties above will take you to extra information on every of their SRO packages.
In line with officers with Robertson County College’s, the cash for the SRO’s got here from a security grant from Governor Invoice Haslam. Reaching the aim of an SRO for every college has been a goal shared by each Robertson County Faculties and the Robertson County Sheriff’s Workplace for a few years. Learn Extra…
In Springfield Information
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Shenandoah & Stressed Coronary heart To Carry out At Springfield’s Bicentennial
SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) – The Metropolis of Springfield is celebrating its bicentennial this yr with a FREE live performance that includes Shenandoah & Stressed Coronary heart in an announcement made Thursday.
The GRAMMY®, CMA and ACM Award-winning band Shenandoah has been to Robertson County earlier than. Again in October of 2018, they got here to White Home to movie a music video for his or her hit music “That’s The place I Grew Up.” Extremely, it was their first music video in additional than 20 years. Smokey Barn Information has added the music video for you. Learn Extra…
Rug Giveaway For Academics By Springfield’s Carpet One (How To Enter)
2nd Annual Rugs for Academics Giveaway
SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) – Springfield Carpet One has formally launched their second annual Rugs for Academics Giveaway, two winners to be chosen.
The rugs are stunning and constructed by hand by the employees at Springfield Carpet One in Springfield. MAP
“It’s that point of yr once more, and academics are preparing for the brand new college yr. We all know what academics imply to our neighborhood and we wish to present them some love. We’re giving 2 particular academics FREE CLASSROOM RUGS,” stated co-owner Mitch Lancaster. Learn Extra…
(Springfield) July 16 (Tuesday) 10:30 – 11:30am Mr. Bond “The Science Man” at Stokes Brown Library
Everybody’s favourite Science Man is again! It is a Summer season Studying program. The Science Guys have created a 45-minute present designed for the 2019 Summer season Studying theme, “Area! A Universe of Tales.”
The 2019 science present consists of experiments about life in house, rocket propulsion, centrifugal power, planets, and orbits. Children and adults are invited to take part within the presentation which incorporates over a dozen hands-on science experiments and explosions. Proprietor Keith Trehy (Mr. Bond) says, “Don’t fear, no library books will probably be harmed within the efficiency!”
Stokes Brown Public Library – 405 White St, Springfield, TN 37172, USA
Springfield’s Personal Depot Bar & Grill Featured On Tennessee Crossroads
Tennessee Crossroads, a manufacturing of Nashville Public Tv, is a very talked-about present that travels the highways and byways of Tennessee, highlighting the personalities, crafts, locations, meals and occasions that make Tennessee distinctive.
“The Depot” of Springfield was featured on this week’s episode. In case you haven’t been there, the Depot Bar & Grill in Springfield presents top-notch meals together with the added enjoyable of actual trains whistling by a number of instances an hour. They’re situated at 1007 S. Foremost Avenue Springfield, TN MAP
TO SEE THE EPISODE –> Click on Right here
The Historical past Behind The Depot…
When Mr. Elliott constructed his grocery retailer in his yard in 1922, then referred to as The Brick Storehouse, who would have recognized the constructing would finally be the house of Springfields premier eating home recognized now as Depot Bar & Grill.
In 1943, Mr. Elliotts son Otto, took the shop over and altered the title to Elliotts
Retailer. Although completely different homeowners occupied the constructing following the Elliotts, groceries have been the principle commodity bought right here till Springfield handed bundle liquor gross sales and a brand new constructing proprietor opened Depot Wine & Spirits.
Lastly, in January 2003, Butch Watson and Patsy Jones after intensive renovation opened Depot Bar & Grill. In December of 2003, the present proprietor Doug Voise bought the enterprise.
Doug began within the meals service enterprise at 10 years previous when his mother and pa opened a restaurant in Arkansas. Within the 35 years which have adopted, he has been concerned in a number of completely different restaurant ideas from quick meals to nice eating, bringing to the Depot an unlimited assortment of his personal menu creations in addition to conventional favorites.
From nice meals to nice service, the Depot Bar & Grill is your cease for a wonderful eating expertise.
(Springfield) Payne Chevrolet – Pleased Prospects
This Yukon Denali simply discovered a brand new house! Thanks Pilkerton household for selecting Payne Chevrolet to assist discover your subsequent automobile. Please tell us if there’s the rest we will do, and we hope y’all have protected travels all the way down to Sweetwater! — with Austin Wagnon.
Springfield The Backdrop For Ingrid Andress’ In the present day Present Look
SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) – Foremost St in Springfield’s historic district was closed down for a couple of hours Tuesday night for a Warner Bros movie crew that snuck into city to seize Foremost Avenue at evening. The footage will probably be used because the backdrop for County Music singer Ingrid Andress whereas she performs on the In the present day Present later this month.
Ingrid Andress, below contract with Warner Brothers Nashville, was in Springfield a couple of weeks in the past filming a music video for her single “Extra Hearts Than Mine.”
As you possibly can see in Ingrid’s music video under, the director parked a piano proper in the midst of Foremost St in Springfield and had her belt out the music. A number of areas in Springfield have been used within the video together with the Depot Bar And Grill, additionally on Foremost Avenue.
The music video opens up with the piano scene on Foremost St. and Springfield is portrayed as Ingrid’s hometown within the music. After a couple of pictures in and round native houses, the crew moved on to the Depot. Actually, the Depot’s signal can clearly be seen within the video.
Capturing the video footage for Warner Brothers Tuesday night have been two native brothers, Sam and Jay Siske. Sam and Jay inform Smokey Barn Information that they grew up in Ridgetop Tennessee, so if you already know the Siske brothers, be sure you say hello in feedback.
On July 18th Ingrid will carry out on the In the present day Present recreating the opening scene on Foremost St depicted in her music video. That’s what Sam and Jay have been doing Tuesday evening, capturing the footage to be displayed behind her whereas she performs on the present.
In line with Ingrid’s web site, she’s from Denver, Colorado and at present signed to Warner Brothers Nashville/Atlantic Data. Rolling Stone has applauded her “trustworthy and heartbreaking” lyrics that she pairs with a vocal supply described by The New York Occasions as ‘regular, calm, alive.’”
Remember to inform us what you consider her single and what number of landmarks you recognized in her video. Now we have added her Visualizer under her commonplace music video. It clearly reveals Springfield’s Foremost St.
Springfield’s Fourth Of July Fireworks Present, Greater Than Ever Earlier than
The fireworks present in Springfield was larger than ever earlier than this yr, in accordance with Parks Director Terry Martin. The explanation, the bushes obtained larger in order that they wanted larger rockets to clear the bushes. The town lit over $13,000 in Fireworks this yr. There was additionally scrumptious meals provided by Maria’s Snack Shack. To see the fireworks finale CLICK HERE for a recording of a LIVE Fb feed.
In Orlinda Information
Abby and Lauren Shultz of Orlinda certified for nationals in Rock Springs Wyoming this yr in goat tying and Lauren earned Rookie of the Yr!
“State finals are all the time bitter/candy. Heartbroken for some arduous losses and thrilled with the victories. I don’t have simply two ladies within the sport I’ve a village of youngsters. All of them work arduous, day-after-day to try to win the title. It’s troublesome, to say the least, to look at issues crumble for some.
As Clinton quoted in church Saturday, “Concern is religion within the enemy” so no matter a win or a loss, get again within the area as we speak as a result of He already is victorious and your win or loss will probably be used for good! – Vicki Shultz
In Cross Plains Information
Cross Plains Annual Kilgore Remembrance. A salute to the city’s founder, Thomas Kilgore
At 9 am on the Fourth of July, Cross Plains held their annual Kilgore Remembrance ceremony at Villines Cemetery hosted by the Cross Plains Heritage Fee adopted by an Independence Day statement with CPL Clifton East Smith Sr VFW Submit 2120 Robertson County, TN at Kilgore Park adopted by dwell music from Sq. Pegs and the Robertson County Neighborhood Band. At 9PM that they had a fantastic Fireworks present. Click on right here to see the total present which was broadcast dwell on Smokey Barn Information.
(Cross Plains) East Robertson Dixie Youth 9-10 Boys State Sure For 1st Time
CROSS PLAINS TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn Information) – The East Robertson Dixie Youth 9-10 Boys Coached by Scott Warren, Invoice Pearson and Trevor Jones went undefeated within the All-Star video games in Ashland Metropolis on June twenty ninth and thirtieth.
They opened the match with a doubleheader taking part in in opposition to Adams first, successful the sport 9-4. Then performed Springfield beating them 12-4. This secured them a seat at state! The boys needed to play Springfield a second time on Sunday, successful that sport 16-8, making them #1 within the district! Learn Extra…
In Portland Information
SAVE THE DATE – July 27
Portland TN Hearth Division Invitations You to Again to College Bash, Contact a Truck occasion, Household Enjoyable Day within the Park.
Please be part of us 2 weeks from as we speak, on July twenty seventh for the Household Enjoyable Day within the Park. We could have firefighters on the Again to College Bash and on the Contact a Truck occasion.
On the Contact a Truck occasion, we could have an impediment course arrange for individuals to take part in, a fireplace truck for the youngsters to discover, handing out Hearth Security data, and naturally our nice firefighters to work together with. We hope to see everybody there!!
Portland Again To College Bash – SAME DAY! Don’t Miss it!
(Hosted by Portland Chamber of Commerce)
Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 8 AM – 12 PM: Richland Park – 1000 Richland, Portland, TN
The Portland Chamber of Commerce will probably be internet hosting our tenth Annual Again to College Bash July twenty seventh from 8-11am at Richland Park. The primary 700 children will obtain backpacks stuffed with college provides, and there will probably be cubicles arrange by our sponsors with video games the place children can win further college provides! There may even be inflatables, together with water slides!
Well being & Security Day / Contact a Truck may even be taking place that day from 10am-12pm on the park! Children can discover emergency autos (Hearth, EMS, Police) and metropolis autos, take part within the Portland Hearth Division’s Impediment Course & extra!
College students should be current to obtain backpacks, should be enrolled in a Portland College (PreK by way of 12), and a guardian/guardian should be current.
Wish to assist contribute to this occasion? There are various methods you, your church, or what you are promoting will help:
*Present employees for the occasion
*Arrange a sales space & present a sport or exercise the place the youngsters can win further provides
*Bicycle & Helmet Sponsor
*Accumulate college provides
We recognize something you’ll be keen to donate to this occasion. In case you have any questions be at liberty to contact the Chamber at 615.325.9032 or e mail [email protected] for a participation kind.
Crews have been dispatched to a name Friday evening. Items shortly arrived on scene and have been in a position to relax a first-time mom and make sure the youngster was okay.
“We’re so glad to be right here to serve our neighborhood and pleased with our working relationship with Sumner County EMS.”
Portland Chamber of Commerce Wins The Guess
The Portland TN Hearth Division realized the arduous approach tonight at Music on Foremost taking part in corn gap you don’t make a wager with the Chamber… if you lose you must put on a strawberry go well with #successful
P.S. We recognize you being part of the neighborhood & being good sports activities!
(Portland) American Legion Submit 75 Offers $1,000 Portland Chamber of Commerce for Again to College Bash College Provides
Bobby Graves stopped by the workplace as we speak with a $1000 test from the American Legion Submit 75 for the Again to College Bash. American Legion Submit 75 helps present college provides to Portland College students. You may assist too.
In Millersville Information
Metropolis Of Millersville: Richard Rollins Retires from the Public Works Dept after 19 years.
The Metropolis of Millersville want to take a second to acknowledge with deep gratitude Richard Rollins. Richard has been employed with the Metropolis Of Millersville Public Works Division for the final 19 years. It has been an honor working with such an distinctive employees member who devoted years of excellence to our metropolis. We want him the perfect on this subsequent part in his life in retirement.
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Millersville Public Library Occasions: Watercolor Portray July 16 for Adults and youngsters 8 and up.
Millersville Public Library Occasions: Galactic Creations on July twentieth
Millersville Public Library of Sumner County Providing Free Summer season Lunches
We will probably be providing free lunches for youngsters as much as the age 18. Lunches will probably be provided from 11:30am-1:30pm day-after-day that we’re open!
In Ridgetop Information
Ridgetop Board of Mayor & Alderman Assembly set for July 16 at 7 pm.
Planning and zoning assembly set for July 25 at 6:30 pm.
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Ridgetop Hearth Dept To Maintain Annual Fish Dry
Come out and luxuriate in a fish dinner on the Ridgetop Hearth Dept and assist native firefighters on Saturday, July twentieth from 4-7pm on the Hearth Corridor.
In White Home Information
White Home Space Chamber of Commerce congratulates Luna Rose Co.
A giant welcome to White Home! Luna Rose Co. is a one-of-a-kind day spa which is family-owned and operated in White Home, TN providing all kinds of spa providers, merchandise and crystals. In case you haven’t stopped by to see all they’ve to supply, cease in. #DiscoverWhiteHouse.
Situated at 610 Hwy 76, Suite E White Home, Tennessee. (615) 581-0654
Metropolis of White Home Hearth Dept. – Tricks to keep protected within the warmth this summer time!
SUMMER IS HERE! The White Home Hearth Division has already responded to a number of heat-related emergencies. We want to share a couple of suggestions everybody can use to remain protected within the warmth this summer time!
White Home Space Chamber of Commerce – Cool off with a Cop
White Home Space Chamber of Commerce and residents had a good time cooling down with some good popsicles at Cool off with a Cop. Thanks our Metropolis of White Home Police Officers for taking day trip of your busy day to provide again to the neighborhood. We love our little city and are proud to name it house! #DiscoverWhiteHouse Pictures: Meagan Woodis Images
(White Home) Announcement: New enterprise involves the good city of White Home, TN. Tiny Paws Resort,” We Don’t Run with The Huge Canines.”
Tiny Paws Resort makes a speciality of doggy daycare and boarding for small breeds. We’re in contrast to every other boarding facility. We’re particular as a result of we cater to the smaller paws offering a protected caring setting in a stress-free ambiance.
The financial progress and neighborhood improvement inform us extra households are coming to our nice cities and will probably be needing a service to assist stability busy work schedules and journey wants.
Tiny Paws Resort will help and supply with the wants of their furry good friend(s) preserving it inexpensive. We’re excited to deliver this distinctive and much-appreciated service for the busy and loving households of all of the furry mates who may in any other case be left alone for a number of hours. We are going to present every day train and play with particular person consideration so when house with household their day would have been as full and as thrilling as guardian(s).
Our hours of operation will probably be handy for many work schedules and reservations can simply be made for these enjoyable household getaways or unexpected enterprise journeys.
We will probably be internet hosting an open home and tour on Saturday, July 6, 2019 from 10:00am -3:00pm. Deliver the household and the visitor of honor furry good friend. Everybody could have the chance to take a look at the Royal Suites, the Clubhouse, our luxurious den (with all hardwood flooring), our out of doors naturally shaded playpen in addition to our indoor playpen. Tiny Paws Resort is the following neatest thing to House, PAWS down.
Tiny Paws Resort is situated at 644 N. Sage Highway, White Home, TN (behind Wendy’s Restaurant)
We’ll have door prizes and giveaways. Could win a Free All Day Play Move.
For extra data please go to our web site: www.Tinypawsresort.com
Information from White Home Utility District – Sensible Irrigation Month & Summer season Water Financial savings Ideas
#SmartIrrigationMonth: Water financial savings suggestions for the lifeless of summer time
In line with the U.S. Surroundings Safety Company (EPA), 30-60% of residential water use happens exterior the house – by way of irrigation methods, swimming swimming pools, and different out of doors water use. As a lot as 50% of that’s misplaced because of inefficient watering methods.
White Home Utility District (WHUD), an EPA WaterSense associate, is providing three fast and straightforward methods to raised handle out of doors water use:
There’s a for step course of for sustaining sprinklers for max effectivity: Examine, Join, Direct, Choose.
Examine all sprinkler heads to make sure they aren’t cracked or broken. A damaged sprinkler head can lose as much as 25,000 gallons of water over the course of six months. That’s greater than double the quantity most households will use in a single month.
Join hoses and pipes properly. A leak as small because the tip of a pen can lose as much as 6,300 gallons of water per thirty days.
Direct sprinklers so they’re solely watering the garden. Sidewalks and patios don’t want water.
Choose WaterSense labeled merchandise, significantly controllers and timers. Residents can click on HERE to seek out WaterSense labeled merchandise.
Water the garden within the early morning, earlier than the noon warmth arrives. This may assist cut back evaporation. Residents may search for sprinklers that produce droplets, not mist, or use soaker hoses or trickle irrigation for bushes and shrubs.
Keep away from over watering the lawns. To see in case your grass wants watering, step on it. If the grass springs again, it doesn’t want water.
And final, elevate your mower blades. Taller grass is extra immune to excessive warmth and drought situations. It additionally permits fewer weeds and helps cut back evaporation.
Give your hose a break.
Use a brush or leaf blower to clear driveways, patios and steps, not your hose.
Keep in mind it’s additionally okay to take sprinkler breaks. Grass isn’t meant to be brilliant inexperienced in the summertime.
And watch the climate! If it rains, flip off your timer and let Mom Nature do the nurturing.
For extra out of doors water financial savings suggestions, click on HERE.
About White Home Utility District
White Home Utility District (WHUD) delivers high-quality, protected and dependable water to greater than 100,000 residents all through Robertson, Sumner and northern Davidson counties, and supplies sewer service to almost 10,000 individuals in Sumner County. WHUD, which prides itself on utilizing GIS expertise to drive innovation and steady enchancment, has a service space that’s bigger than every other in Tennessee, encompassing greater than 600 sq. miles that embody Cross Plains, Gallatin, Goodlettsville, Greenbrier, Hendersonville, Millersville, Orlinda, Portland, Ridgetop, Springfield, and White Home. To study extra, go to www.whud.org.
(White Home) American Legion Submit 206 Wants Your Assist!
The American Legion Auxiliary in White Home, Tennessee is a veterans service group that can also be dedicated to mentoring youth and sponsorship of healthful packages in the neighborhood, advocating patriotism and honor, selling robust nationwide safety, and continued devotion to our fellow servicemembers and veterans.
Conferences are held the primary Thursday of the month on the American Legion in White Home, TN. Location: 3321 Hwy 31W White Home, TN. Doorways open at 6:30 pm and the assembly begins at 7:00 pm.
Donations may be mailed to American Legion Submit 206, PO Field 856, White Home, TN 37188
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White Home Chamber July Luncheon that includes Stacey David
Be part of us for our month-to-month luncheon that includes Stacey David from Stacey David’s Gearz Television at Northridge Church from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM on Tuesday, July sixteenth.
Stacey David is the individual that each automotive man needs within the storage to assist on their challenge. With many years of expertise working in restoration and sizzling rod retailers, over 18 years on nationwide tv, and two hit TV reveals to his credit score, Stacey has been displaying individuals the best way to construct cool automobiles and vehicles for a very long time. His mechanical talents and fabrication abilities have made him one of the crucial trusted and revered customized automotive builders on the earth as we speak.
At this luncheon, we’ll get pleasure from a BBQ lunch. Reservations are required by midday on Monday, July fifteenth so please be sure you register by clicking on the ticket hyperlink or by calling the Chamber at 615-672-3937.
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Assist The White Home Neighborhood Volunteer Hearth Dept. – White Home On Hearth Rocktober Celebration
The White Home On Hearth Rocktober Celebration will as soon as once more return to White Home TN to learn the White Home Neighborhood Volunteer Hearth Departments on October fifth 2019.
This yr the all-day music competition will probably be twice as huge with the return of expertise from final yr and the addition of many new movie star company. The competition may even function expanded genres of music together with Nation and Pop in addition to Rock. In case your inquisitive about sponsorship, organising as a vendor and/or turning into a WHOF Volunteer please go away us a message. Lets get able to rock and are available collectively as a neighborhood to assist our first responders!
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