Beersheba Springs, TN

Bonnaroo Friday: PHOTO GALLERY

Joshua Rish of Von Reisch Photography was our man in the stands and all over at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee, June 16-19. Here is a photo gallery from Friday. Illenium. King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard. J Cole. Lord Huron. Still Woozy. The Chicks. The...
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Stacy Beam’s “Art On The Mountain” benefits Beersheba Springs Medical Clinic

Fine Artist Stacy Beam will host Art on The Mountain, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., July 1-4, including a special cocktail reception from 6-9 p.m., July 3. Art on The Mountain takes place at the Stacy Beam Fine Art Gallery, 19643 State Highway 56, Beersheba Springs, Tenn. A portion of the proceeds from art sales benefit the Beersheba Springs (free) Medical Clinic.
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Upcoming events at Warren County: know what will happen in the first weeks of July

The Warren County government promotes some of the local events on the official city’s website, from entertainment events to important political meetings. The list below contains the events that are being promoted for the first weeks of the next month, since 1st to 8th July. Most of them will happen in McMinnville. Check it out so you can be on top of the news and events.

Storage Units Burn in Saturday Night Fire in Manchester

At 6:30 PM Saturday night Manchester Fire and Rescue was dispatched to a fire at Henley Storage behind the Budget Inn on Burger St. First arriving crews found heavy fire and smoke coming from the middle storage bldg. Crews deployed attack lines off the first engine and began attacking the fire. The second engine established a water supply for operations and additional lines for fire operations.

Slight Change to Political Forums hosted by Rooster 101.5

On Target News and Rooster 101.5 FM will conduct a political forum for the 2022 Coffee County General Election, Tuesday July 5, 2022. The event will take place at the Manchester Arts Center at 6 p.m. Races that will include a question-and-answer session: Coffee County Sheriff, Road Superintendent, and County...

Manchester Independence Day celebration set for July 4th; Thunder Radio to broadcast patriotic music for fireworks

Manchester Parks and Recreation Department has announced its annual Independence Day celebration will be held on July 4th at Rotary Park. Provided for free will be live music and a spectacular fireworks show. Thunder Radio (107.9 FM, 1320 AM) will broadcast patriotic music to go along with fireworks at 9 p.m. The live music starts at 7 p.m. with The Spazmatics performing at Rotary Amphitheatre.
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William McGowen “Mac” Priestley, 81

William McGowen “Mac” Priestley died peacefully at his home on June 22, 2022, at age 81. Mac was raised in Rosedale, Mississippi. He graduated from The University of the South in 1962 and went on to earn a PhD at Princeton. He returned to Sewanee in 1967 to teach mathematics for 44 years. An avid reader, writer, and conversationalist who found wisdom and beauty in words and numbers, Mac believed in the intrinsic good of an educated and curious life.


Donald Crawford, Sr. (Booger Red), 79 of Shellmound Road, Jasper Tennessee was called home on June 24, 2022. He was born on November 22, 1942, in Groveland, Florida to David Crawford and Nellie (Sweetie) Stewart. Donald loved gardening, fishing and trucking.Donald is preceded in death by his father; David Crawford, mother; Nellie (Sweetie) Stewart, sons; Wesley (Shane) Crawford, Derrick Crawford, daughter; LaDonna (Crawford) Tumalan.


Billy Joe Stephenson age 81 of Whitwell, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on June 10, 2022. Mr. Stephenson was a member of the Cumberland Mountain Church of God. He dearly loved his pastor, the pastor’s wife and his church family. Mr. Stephenson is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Viola Stephenson; grandson, Logan Poe; brothers, John Stephenson, Joseph Stephenson, Jr., Tom Stephenson, Jack Stephenson; sister, Wilma Bradley; and daughter-in-law, Emma Stephenson.
Grundy County Herald

Dash to the Door run/walk back this year

Runners and walkers are invited to participate in the Dash to the Door 5K Family Run/Walk on the weekend of July 2nd, 2022, to benefit Beersheba Springs Medical Clinic. Since 2015, Dash to the Door, a 3-mile walk or 5 K run through Beersheba Springs has been the annual fundraiser for the Beersheba Springs Medical Clinic (BSMC). They are back to a live, in-person race this year.


Eula Maude Burnett, 98, was called home on Friday, June 24. 2022. Eula was a resident of Sequatchie Tennessee. She was born on October 1, 1923, to the late Rosco Chambers and Mary Elizabeth Brown Chambers. Eula loved flowers and doing anything outdoors. She loved her family and had a very happy and pleasant personality.


Lynda Sue Barnes (Morrison), cherished wife, mother, grandmother and aunt, passed away on June 10, 2022 at her home in Montrose, Colorado. Lynda was born March 15, 1943 in Palmer, Tennessee, and returns home to be laid to rest with her family at Whitwell Memorial Cemetery on July 1, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. (CDT).


The Angels opened Heavens Gates on Friday, June 24, 2022, for Earl S. Keeler, 99, of Jasper. Earl was born on November 22, 1922 to the late James Keeler and Della Zornes Keeler. Earl was a veteran with the United States Navy for which he served in World War II. He worked for the Corp of Engineers and was a Deacon at Bible Baptist Church. He loved gardening, looking for ginseng in the mountains, and digging wildflowers in the Spring. He was a beekeeper with over 50 hives and loved spending time with his family.
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THROUGH THE LENS: Spirit of Acceptance and Positivity Shines Through at Bonnaroo 2022

After being canceled first by COVID-19 in 2020 and then by flooding from Hurricane Ida in 2021, the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, a four-day fest held on a farm in Manchester, Tennessee, returned this year for the first time since 2019. The festival has spent the past 20 years embracing multiple musical genres and encouraging folks to try new things while fostering a spirit of acceptance and positivity. With an attendance this year of about 40,000, down by half from prior peak years, the vibe was even more apparent this time.