Community Calendar


Friday, October 23, 2020
Saturday, October 24, 2020
Sunday, October 25, 2020
  • The Barbara Courtney Family will sing in the 10:00 AM service today at McMillian Free Will Baptist Church. Everyone is welcome.
  • Still Water Church will celebrate its 23 RD Anniversary today beginning at 10:30 AM. The Emory Family from the Ashville, NC area will be there, along with Sherry Tilson and the Still Water Singers. Special guest ministers are expected. Lunch will be served after service. Everyone is welcome.
  • The Tennessee Titans will play the Pittsburgh Steelers in a home game today. The Titans Pregame Show is at noon, with kickoff at 1:00 PM on 103.1 FM WIKQ.
  • The Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway will be on Jewel 95.5 FM and jewel955.com today. Coverage begins at 2:30 PM.
  • Drive & Treat will take place today at Hardins Chapel United Methodist Church, 3320 Baileyton Road, from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Use the first church entrance, drive by the church to pick up treat and exit through the graveyard driveway.
  • The "Thankful for the Scars Tour" at Campground Church of God has been rescheduled for Sunday, November 15.
  • Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church in the White Sands Community has canceled church services today. Services will be canceled until further notice.
  • Today is the last day to vote for the best scarecrow in the eleventh annual Scarecrows of Main competition. Voting can be completed online or by dropping off a vote at Main Street: Greeneville, 310 South Main Street, during the week.
  • Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church is collecting canned soup today for the Food Bank offering in October.

Monday, October 26, 2020
  • Students in all grade levels in Greeneville City Schools participating in the traditional learning model will return to full week, 5 day, in-person learning beginning today.
  • Early voting for the State and Federal General Election and Tusculum Municipal Election continues today through Thursday, October 29. Early voting will take place in Greene County at the Election Commission office, 311 CCU Boulevard, Suite 1. Hours today are from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
  • The Greeneville Energy Authority Board of Directors will meet today at 9:00 AM in the Greeneville Light & Power back boardroom.
  • The Greeneville/Greene County Public Library Board of Trustees will meet today at 5:00 PM in the Big Spring Room at the main library.
  • 6th and 7th grade boys basketball tryouts at Greeneville Middle School are today from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM in the gym. Must have a mask, a completed waiver form and a current athletic physical on file. For more information, email barnetta@gcschools.net.
  • The Tusculum Board of Mayor & Commissioners will not meet today due to a lack of business.
  • The Baileyton Area Historical Society has canceled their meeting scheduled for today.
  • Today is the deadline to submit items for the Greene County Regional Planning Commission meeting in November.

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
  • The Walters State Community College Greeneville Workforce Training Building will have "OSHA 30-Hour Safety Training" today through Friday, October 30, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM each day. Cost is $449. Those completing the class will learn about workplace hazards and employee rights. To register, contact Kellie Hendrix at Kellie.Hendrix@ws.edu or 798-7988.
  • Early voting for the State and Federal General Election and Tusculum Municipal Election continues today through Thursday, October 29. Early voting will take place in Greene County at the Election Commission office, 311 CCU Boulevard, Suite 1. Hours today are from 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM.
  • The Greeneville Water Commission will meet today at 8:30 AM in the upstairs conference room.
  • The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site will be open Tuesday through Saturday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM starting today.
  • Tusculum University will have "Art in the Holocaust" through today in the Behan Arena from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and from 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM on Thursdays. This is an exhibit from Yad Vashem of art created during the Holocaust. Free to attend.
  • The Drive-Thru Trick-or-Treat Experience is today at Hardin Park from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM or until supplies run out. This is a drive-thru trick-or-treating event with no walkers permitted. For ages less than 13 years old. A decorated vehicle contest will take place.
  • 8th grade boys basketball tryouts at Greeneville Middle School are today from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM in the gym. Must have a mask, a completed waiver form and a current athletic physical on file. For more information, email barnetta@gcschools.net.
  • Today is the last day to submit absentee ballots for the State and Federal General Election. Call 798-1715, visit GoVoteTN.com or email greene.commission@tn.gov.
  • Today - Meco is now hiring. There is a $500 sign-on bonus and multiple full-time positions available. Must be able to work overtime as needed. Starting pay is $12.13 up to $12.73 with competitive benefit package available. Apply on Indeed or come by 1500 Industrial Road in Greeneville to complete the application process.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
  • Early voting for the State and Federal General Election and Tusculum Municipal Election continues today through Thursday, October 29. Early voting will take place in Greene County at the Election Commission office, 311 CCU Boulevard, Suite 1. Hours today are from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.
  • Farmers to Families food boxes will be distributed today at South Greene High from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM and Chuckey-Doak High from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM. The boxes contain produce, protein and dairy. Free of charge for Greene County students.
  • There will be a Greene County Insurance Committee meeting today at 8:30 AM in the conference room at the Greene County Courthouse Annex and via Zoom.
  • MEDIC Regional Blood Center will have a blood drive today from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM in the Pioneer Arena lobby at Tusculum University.
  • In order to provide time for additional deep cleaning and sanitizing, all schools in Greeneville City will dismiss early on Wednesdays beginning today and continuing throughout the first semester of school. High school and middle school students will dismiss at 12:30 PM on Wednesdays and elementary schools will dismiss at 1:00 PM on Wednesdays.
  • The Horse Creek Campground in the Cherokee National Forest is open through today.
  • The Mt. Pleasant Ruritan Club will meet today at 6:30 PM at the Memorial Building. Members are reminded to bring Christmas items (decorations, ornaments, gifts, etc) for the auction. The Directors will meet at 6:00 PM. Social distancing will be observed.

Thursday, October 29, 2020
  • Early voting for the State and Federal General Election and Tusculum Municipal Election ends today. Early voting will take place in Greene County at the Election Commission office, 311 CCU Boulevard, Suite 1. Hours today are from 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM.
  • The Appalachian Helping Hands Christmas Room begins today from 9:00 AM to noon at 3220 St. James Road.
  • Farmers to Families food boxes will be distributed today at Mosheim Elementary from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM and Baileyton Elementary from noon to 1:30 PM. The boxes contain produce, protein and dairy. Free of charge for Greene County students.
  • Individuals who are interested in the Sixth District Greene County School Board position should take their resume to the county mayor's office in the Greene County Courthouse Annex by noon today. The Sixth District is the McDonald and Mosheim areas.
  • Tusculum University will have a FAFSA event today in the parking lot behind the Meen Center, "Drive-In to Your Future," from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM. There will be instructions on a screen to guide you through the application process. There will also be a goodie bag and a photo opportunity. For more information, email aedens@tusculum.edu. RSVP at tn.gov.
  • The Greene County Board of Education will meet today at 4:30 PM in the Greene Technology Center. The Joint Board will meet at 6:00 PM. The Greeneville City Board of Education will meet following the Joint Board.
  • Tusculum View Elementary will have the TV GSIA Character Cruise-Thru today from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. Teachers and staff will dress up in costumes and hand out treats. Traffic should line up coming from Fairgrounds Road, drive down Luther Street, turn and loop the front circle, then exit down the side parking lot.

Friday, October 30, 2020
  • The Tusculum University Athletic Department will host the Pioneer Club Golf Tournament today at Graysburg Hills Golf Club. Lunch begins at noon followed by a shotgun start at 1:00 PM. Register at TusculumPioneers.com. Registration for the event is $300 per team or a special rate of $350 which also includes a hole sponsorship.
  • West Greene will be at Chuckey-Doak High today for football. Scoreboard begins at 6:30 PM, with coverage at 7:00 PM and kickoff at 7:30 PM on 103.1 FM WIKQ.
  • Sullivan East will be at Greeneville High today for football. Scoreboard begins at 6:30 PM, with coverage at 7:00 PM and kickoff at 7:30 PM on 99.5 FM/AM 1340 WGRV, Comcast channel 18 and wgrv.com.
  • Claiborne will be at North Greene High today for football. Kickoff is at 7:30 PM.
  • The Greene County mask mandate ends today at 11:59 PM.
  • The first 2020 deer archery-only hunting season ends statewide in Tennessee today. The archery-only season dates continue Monday, November 2, through Friday, November 6. You can use archery equipment at any time during the statewide deer season that runs through Sunday, January 3, 2021.
  • Today is the last day of archery and shotgun fall turkey hunting season.

Saturday, October 31, 2020
  • Camp Creek Elementary will have the "Monster Mountain" 5K today from 9:00 AM to noon. Registration begins at 8:00 AM. Costumes are welcome. $10 for ages 12 and under, $20 for ages 13 and up. Benefits Camp Creek Elementary. For more information, email dennis.wilds@gcstn.org or javan.wilhoit@gcstn.org.
  • The Morning After Show is today at 8:15 AM on 99.5 FM/AM 1340 WGRV, Comcast channel 18 and wgrv.com. This is a discussion of Greeneville High football.
  • Clear Springs Community Chapel will host a Trunk-or-Treat today from 3:00 PM until 6:00 PM at the Clear Springs Ruritan Building, 4058 Clear Springs Road, Limestone.
  • Cedar Creek Volunteer Fire Department will have a Halloween event today at 3342 Cedar Creek Road at 4:00 PM. Drive-thru option or park and meet a firefighter. Candy will be handed out until they run out.
  • The Midway United Methodist Church will have their annual Trail of Treats in the church park today from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM.
  • St. James Volunteer Fire Department, 3035 St. James Road, will have a drive-thru Truck-or-Treat today at 5:00 PM. Kids receive individually-wrapped candy and goodies. Trucks and firemen will be on display.
  • Tusculum Volunteer Fire Department will have Trunk-or-Treat today from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at 145 Alexander Street. There will be fire trucks on display and individually-packaged candy and goodies for kids.
  • The Greeneville Moose Lodge 692 at 728 Kiser Boulevard will have Trunk-or-Treat today from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM. Open to the public for kids 12 and under. Drive under awning to receive Halloween treat bags.
  • Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church will have their annual Trunk 'r Treat today from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM in their parking lot. Children of all ages are welcome.
  • Today is the deadline to apply for the Greeneville Arts Council Mary Jane Coleman Scholarship. For students entering their second year of school and majoring in visual art. Applications are available by contacting gacscholarships@gmail.com or calling 972-9265.
  • Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, November 1. Move your clock back an hour at 2:00 AM.
  • The Tennessee Department of Agriculture will reimburse qualified producers who become Good Agricultural Practices certified. The application period closes today. For more information, email grant.pulse@tn.gov.
  • The Caney Branch Volunteer Fire Department will have a drive- thru Trunk and Treat today from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at 11423 Newport Highway. Everyone is welcome.

Sunday, November 1, 2020
  • Daylight Saving Time ends today. Move your clock back an hour at 2:00 AM.
  • The second segment of dove season ends today. The daily bag limit for mourning doves is 15. There is no limit on collared doves. Hunting times are a half hour before sunrise until sunset.
  • The Greeneville Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol and the Greeneville Municipal Airport are hosting a 5K run on the airport runway Saturday, November 14, at 10:00 AM. Cost is $25 through today. For more information, call 470-3400 or 552-4582. Register at raceentry.com.
  • First Christian Church of Greene County will be collecting spaghetti and spaghetti sauce in November for the Food Bank starting today.
  • Master Gardener classes begin Tuesday, February 16, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the University of Tennessee Extension Office on North Cutler Street. Classes will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Register by today to get the early bird deal of $140 at bsmga.com.

Monday, November 2, 2020
  • The Greene County Education Committee will meet today at 3:30 PM in the James W. Parham Central Office.
  • The 2020 deer archery-only hunting season begins statewide in Tennessee today. The archery-only season dates continue through Friday, November 6. You can use archery equipment at any time during the statewide deer season that runs through Sunday, January 3, 2021.
  • Tennessee Promise applications are due today for tuition-free community college or Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology.
  • Today is the first day of archery-only fall turkey hunting season. It lasts until Friday, November 6.

Tuesday, November 3, 2020
  • The State and Federal General Election along with the Tusculum Municipal Election is today.
  • Greene County government offices will be closed today due to the State & Federal Election.
  • Greene County Schools and Greeneville City Schools will have a Professional Learning Day today. There is no school for students.

Wednesday, November 4, 2020
  • The Greene County Budget & Finance Committee will meet today at 1:00 PM in the Greene County Courthouse Annex conference room.

Thursday, November 5, 2020
  • The Appalachian Helping Hands Christmas Room continues today from 9:00 AM to noon at 3220 St. James Road.
  • The Baileyton Regional Planning Commission will meet today at 6:30 PM at town hall.

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