happenings

NA and AA meetings

Narcotics Anonymous meetings are held Wednesdays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. at Decherd United Methodist Church, 300 E. Main St., Decherd. Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are Mondays and Thursdays at 7 p.m. at 100 S. Jefferson St., Winchester. For information on AA, call 866-641-9190; NA, 866-801-6621.

South Cumberland Farmers Market

The South Cumberland Farmers Market is open and taking orders for breads, fruits and vegetables, eggs, coffee and meats with ordering taking place each week from Friday at 9 p.m. to Monday at 10 a.m. Curbside pickup is on Tuesdays from 4:30-6 p.m. at the Sewanee Community Center. To order, go to sewanee.locallygrown.net.

May 13

Job fair

Franklin County High School and Franklin County Career and Technical Education will host a career/job fair on Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Franklin County High School gym, 833 Bypass Road, Winchester.

May 14

First Responders Day

The community is invited to First Responders Day hosted by the Decherd Police Department on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Decherd Babe Ruth Ball Park. Activities include a dunk-a-cop dunk tank, bounce houses, water slides, face painting and a cornhole tournament. Blood Assurance will host a blood drive. All donors who give blood will receive a T-shirt. For more information, call Staci Parsons at 931-962-1675.

Community One Day

Franklin County One Day Community Outreach will be held Saturday with registration beginning at 9 a.m. at 100 S. Jefferson St., Winchester. Free services offered to all in need include dental screenings and extractions, eye exams, medical exams, food and clothing distribution, haircuts, family photos, chiropractic care and lunch. Services will be located at the First United Methodist Church and First Baptist Church in Winchester.

Tims Ford Double Steak Showdown

The Tims Ford Double Steak Showdown is Saturday in Winchester City Park, 1561 Phillip Fuller Pkwy., Winchester. Cash prizes will be awarded. Sign up at steakcookoffs.com.

HOTH Poker Run

Brothers of the Wheel MC will hold the annual High on the Hog Poker Run Saturday with registration at 10 a.m. at Pavilion #3 at Winchester City Park. Enjoy food, drinks, door prizes and more. Cost is $20 per bike. Contact TK at 256-724-2461 or Bones at 931-273-7797. Rain date is June 18.

High on the Hog Cruise-In

The High on the Hog Festival will feature a cruise-in on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Winchester City Park. For information, call Annette Sisk at 931-580-9206 or 931-308-8010. Visit www.highonthehogfestival.com.

Charity cornhole tournament

A charity cornhole tournament will be held Saturday at Babe Ruth Ball Park in Decherd. Sign in from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Bring your own partner and bags for double elimination. Bags fly at noon. Entry fee is $30. Pre-register at www.facebook.com/decherdpolice (click on the event page). All proceeds will be donated to Animal Harbor. For information, call 931-962-1675.

May 17

Commercial Club

The Cowan Commercial Club meets Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Artisan Depot, 204 E. Cumberland St., Cowan. Up for discussion will be the Faith Action Workshop and other items.

May 17-21

High on the Hog Festival

High on the Hog Festival events begin Saturday with a cruise-in from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Winchester City Park, 1561 Phillip Fulmer Pkwy., Winchester. A poker run will also be held Saturday sponsored by Brothers of the Wheel MC with registration at 10 a.m. at Pavilion #3 in the park. Enjoy food, drinks, door prizes and more. Kickoff is at 11 a.m. Enjoy a carnival and barbecue contests May 17-21 at the Winchester City Park, Visit www.highonthehogfestival.com.

May 19

Project Graduation

Franklin County High School Class of 2022 Project Graduation will be held May 19 from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. in the FCHS gym. Enjoy free food and fun. A grand prize of $1,000 will be given away as part of more than $10,000 in cash and prizes awarded during the night. Check in from 10 p.m. to midnight. This event is for FCHS Class of 2022 graduates only.

May 21

Open house & swap meet

Pioneer Motorcycles, 962 AEDC Road, Winchester, will hold an open house and swap meet May 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For information, call 931-967-2219.

Fish fry

Decherd Masonic Lodge #567 will host a fish fry for the public May 21 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 101 Mary Sharp Dr., Decherd. Cost is $15 per person.

Cruisin’ for Vets

VFW Post 1893 Woods Reservoir will hold the Cruisin for the Vets Car, Truck and Bike Show on May 21 (rain date May 22) at the Franklin County Annex Department. Registration starts at 9 a.m. Cost is $20 per vehicle or bike. For information, contact Wayne Sanders, 931-580-2313.

May 25

Free skin cancer screening

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and in observance, Dr. Ephraim Gammada, 1509 Old Cowan Road, Winchester, will host a free skin cancer screening on May 25 starting at 2 p.m. with Radiation Therapist Samantha Schultz. No appointment is needed.

May 31

Fifth Tuesday dinner

The Franklin County High School Class of 1961 will hold its fifth Tuesday dinner May 31 at 6 p.m. at Skip’s Grill in Winchester. Any class member, spouse or friend is welcome.

June 2

SCHRA meeting

South Central Human Resource Agency Budget, Audit, Appropriations, Personnel, Nominations Bylaws and Property committees meet June 2 at 10 a.m. followed by the Governing Board at 11 a.m. at 1437 Winchester Hwy., Fayetteville.

June 4

Golf Fore Paws fundraiser

Golf Fore Paws fundraiser for Animal Harbor will be held June 4 with an 8 a.m. shotgun start at The Bear Trace at Tims Ford State Park. To register, visit animalharbor.org or call Emily Holland at 931-308-8785.

June 5

Garden tour, silent auction

The Tullahoma Day Care Center invites everyone to its outdoor garden tour and silent auction on June 5 from noon to 4 p.m. Enjoy outdoor gardens at three private residences as well as a tour of both the city’s award-winning willow oak tree and the East Park Arboretum. The silent auction, featuring handcrafted goods and items from area businesses, will be held at The Painted House, 204 E. Lincoln St., which is also the location of the campion willow oak tree, named in 2020 as the state’s largest by the UT Institute of Agriculture Champion Tree Program. Advance tickets are $10 or $15 at the door. Purchase at the Tullahoma Day Care Center, 707 Trinity Lane, Tullahoma, through Venmo @walt-reba-27B or at local Tullahoma businesses. Proceeds will benefit the day care center, 931-455-4197.

June 11

Class of 1964 reunion

The Franklin County High School Class of 1964 will hold a class reunion on June 11 at 2 p.m. at Holt’s Diner, 356 Dinah Shore Blvd., Winchester. Cost is $25 per person. Please RSVP to FCHSCLASSof64@gmail.com or text 931-636-5512 by May 28.

Class of 1987 reunion

The Franklin County High School Class of 1987 will hold a class reunion on June 11 from 6 p.m. to 12:01 a.m. at the VFW Post 1893, 6200 AEDC Road, Estill Springs. Social hour will be held from 6-8 p.m. with the class photo set for 8 p.m. The One Night Onlys from Huntsville, Alabama, will begin playing some great music from the 80s at 8:30 p.m. There will be a $5 cover charge. Attendees may purchase food and drinks. For information or to RSVP, call Patsy Dodson at 931-307-4818 or Lori Wilkerson at 931-636-2735. Also, visit the “FCHS Class of 1987” Facebook page.

June 14

Flag Day ceremony

Cowan will celebrate the history, heritage and unity of “Old Glory” on June 14 at 6 p.m. in front of the log cabin courthouse next to the railroad tracks downtown. Everyone is welcome.

June 25

Wine and Spirits Tasting fundraiser

The annual Wine and Spirits Tasting fundraiser will be held on June 25 starting at 7 p.m. at the Franklin County Country Club, hosted by the Southern Tennessee Ladies Society. Attendees will enjoy wine and spirits as well as hors d’oeuvres Prichard’s Distillery will have a representative at the event. Advance tickets are $45 per person or $80 for two. The charge at the door will be $50 per person. Tickets are available by calling 931-967-4813, by sending a check to 169 Whispering Pines Dr., Winchester, TN 37398 or by emailing reply2stls@att.net. Proceeds go toward scholarships for students in Franklin and surrounding counties.

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