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Sept. 9

Turkey Creek VFD meeting

Turkey Creek Volunteer Fire Department will hold their annual board meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 9, at the Fire Department, located at 611 Turkey Creek Road in Tellico Plains.

Sept. 14

Taylor family reunion

The Taylor family will have a reunion from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, at Kefauver Park in Madisonville. Please bring a covered dish to share and a chair, and come enjoy the day with family.

Sept. 15

Miller family reunion

The Miller family will have a reunion from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, at Engleman Park in Sweetwater. Please bring a covered dish to share.

Sept. 28

MHS class reunion

The Madisonville High School Class of 1984 will hold their 35th reunion at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, at The Willows Event Center, in Madisonville. Barbecue will be provided. Bring a side and 2-liter soda to share. Cost is $20 per couple, $10 for singles. Please send payment, no later than Aug. 20, to Scarlett Akins Moser, P.O. Box 746, Madisonville, TN 37354.

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