Smokey’s Community Column, Stories Across Robertson County (7/19/2021)

Smokey's Community Column, Stories Across Robertson County (7/19/2021)

Smokey’s Community Column, Stories Across Robertson County (7/19/2021)

ROBERTSON COUNTY TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – Welcome to Smokey’s Community news column. It’s a look back at this week’s top community news in and around Robertson County.

Smokey’s People & Community News column highlights local stories of people, schools, community events, and charities that continue to make Robertson County great!

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City of Cross Plains TN

Councilman Spotlight
Barry Faulkner serves as a councilman and was elected Mayor by the City Council. He has led us through unprecedented growth and change in his 25 year tenure.

But he would tell you the reason he does it is in the picture! Our future!

Thanks Barry for all you do.


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(Springfield, TN)

Stokes Brown Public Library – During Storytime this week, this baby piglet was the star as we read The Three Little Pigs. 

Be sure to check out the calendar of events at the Library for more upcoming fun events.



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UT Extension-Robertson County/Tennessee

Congratulations goes out to…

Brittany Palmore, Bennett O’Neil, Josie Calvert, Milan Bernard, Ike Bernard, Ida Bernard, and Mason Bernard for competing in the Central Region 4-H Dairy Judging Competition in Shelbyville, TN yesterday.

We had one Junior-High team that came in 2nd overall and the other Junior-High team placed 5th. Keep up the good work!


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(Greenbrier, TN)

The Greenbrier, TN 6U All-Star Baseball Team Need Your Help

The Greenbrier, TN 6U All-Star Baseball Team recently went undefeated in the Tennessee Dixie Youth Baseball District 4 Tournament in June and the 2021 Class “A” Tennessee State Tournament in Sweetwater, TN this past Fourth of July Weekend.

They are currently the 2021 Tennessee Dixie Youth Baseball State Champions in 6U!

They now have the opportunity to represent both Greenbrier and the state of Tennessee in the Dixie Youth Baseball World Series in Texarkana, Arkansas July 21st through July 25th. This is a very expensive and time consuming endeavor; however, this group of young men have a love for the sport and want to continue playing baseball together.

They are in search of donations to help make this dream a reality. Donations will cover lodging, food, transportation costs, equipment, etc.

Check out the Go Fund Me page! Any donation is helpful and appreciated! Thank you for supporting the 2021 6U Dixie Youth Baseball Tennessee State Champions!”


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Portland TN Fire Department

Crews getting in some elevated master stream and hose advancement training. #portlandtnfire

Portland TN Fire Department
Check out this link for a free coloring activity and learn about fire safety.



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(Robertson County, TN)

TN Farm Bureau Young Farmers and Ranchers

Congratulations to Lee & Haile Bagwell on being named the Tennessee Farm Bureau Young Farmers & Ranchers Young Farmer of the Year!

We couldn’t be more excited for this special couple!



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(Springfield, TN) Sponsor

Springfield Carpet One – At Springfield Carpet One Floor & Home, we understand that life gets busy.

If you don’t have time to stop by the showroom to pick out new floors, we’ll meet you where you feel most comfortable. Whether you’re at a coffee shop, working from home, or want to talk on the phone, we’re here to work with you. Contact one of our experts today. Springfield Carpet One



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City of Springfield, TN – Government

The Springfield-Robertson County Joint Airport Board recognized Springfield resident Neil Petersen on Wednesday for his many years of volunteer service on the board.

Petersen retired from the board last year.



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Portland TN Police Department

The Portland Police Department is pleased to announce that we are launching our first-ever Citizens Police Academy.


Individuals who live, or work, in the City of Portland, and have an interest in learning more about the processes and procedures that go into protecting and serving our community are encouraged to apply. The academy will be an eight-week, one night per week commitment, that we anticipate will begin on September 9th 2021. It will include presentations by individuals from different areas of law enforcement expertise, practical and hands-on activities, and the opportunity for discussion about law enforcement topics.

Applications can be picked up in the front lobby of the Portland Police Department, located at 433 N. Broadway, Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Applicants will be subject to a background check to determine suitability for the program.

Spots are limited, and we anticipate that interest will outweigh resources, but we feel like this is a great way to further connect with the citizens we serve.



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(Springfield & White House, TN) Sponsor

Ace Hardware Springfield – We’re here to help with your outdoor living!

We’ve got tons of grills, lounge chairs, canopies, tables, chairs, umbrellas, and more. Come see us soon!

Get your grill on at #AceHardware!

Ace Rewards members can shop their favorite grills online for FREE assembly & delivery. Visit for details and exclusions. #TheHelpfulPlace

Ace Hardware Springfield Memorial Day Sale is on!

Great deals for a great day! Get into Ace and ensure your ready to celebrate!


Ace Hardware Springfield
It doesn’t have to cost a lot to cool off! Splash around in the 45” Wading Pool, on sale now for just $9.99.

*Offer valid at participating locations thru – July 31. #MyLocalAce



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Great Companies->Great Jobs-> Who’s Hiring In Robertson County



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Robertson County Schools

Robertson County Schools is seeking non-special education students to serve as positive peer models in order to create a well-rounded learning environment.

Peer Models Needed For Blended Preschool Program Ages 3-4.

Online Application at

Located At:

Bransford Elementary – 700 Bransford Drive Springfield, Tn

Robert F Woodall Elem – 300 Eden Way White House, Tn

Greenbrier Elementary – 2658 Hwy 41 S Greenbrier, Tn

Monday – Friday

Contact Dr. Misti Swindle or Jenea Jackson


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(Robertson County, TN)

Volunteers Needed for Robertson County

The Long Term Care Ombudsman program in middle TN is getting ready for volunteer certification training. Our program provides advocacy for residents in long-term care facilities, which includes nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and homes for the aged. There are over 180 long-term care facilities in our 13 county district and we rely very heavily on volunteers. We need volunteers in Robertson County and would greatly appreciate your assistance in spreading the word about our upcoming volunteer certification training by running the following in the public service section of your newspaper. We would appreciate having it run until July 30, 2021.

Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency’s Long-Term Care Ombudsman program advocates for the rights of thousands of residents in nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, and homes for the aged in Robertson County and 12 additional counties in Middle TN. The Long Term Care Ombudsman Program is a partner agency with the United Way of Robertson County. Ombudsman staff consists of three District Ombudsmen, an Ombudsman Assistant, and 23 trained volunteers. Trained, certified Ombudsman volunteers normally pay regular visits to these facilities where they spend time with residents, monitor conditions, investigate complaints, educate regarding abuse and neglect and protect residents’ rights. The program offers mediation, complaint resolution, and public education for residents and their families. Now that Covid restrictions are being lifted, the need for independent, objective observation and reporting is greater than ever.

Mid-Cumberland – HomeThe Long Term Care Ombudsman Program is actively recruiting for volunteers in the Robertson County area. Volunteer applicants must pass a background check and attend a 16 hour classroom training.

The next training session will be held August 11th & 12th. Those interested in assisting have until Monday, August 2 to contact the program by sending an email to [email protected] or by calling 615-850-3918.



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(Robertson County, TN)

The Robertson County Animal Control is overwhelmed by the current overpopulation of pets in our county

We have been working diligently to improve the situation in our area and lower our euthanasia rates. This has only been possible with support from our commissioners and mayor, and leadership of our Director Kevin Clinard. We promote spay and neuter. Please contact our office for information on low cost spay and neuter or to schedule to have your pet fixed.

Robertson County Animal Control
2900 W. County Farm Rd.
Springfield, TN 37172

Email: [email protected]
Phone: 615-384-5611




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Coopertown Photography Contest

Help Coopertown celebrate its 25th year since incorporating b capturing the beauty and history of our hometown!

Youth, Adult & Senior Age Classifications. Amateur and Professional photographers welcome. Five Categories for entry.

Have historic photos of our town? You can center those also! All pictures MUST be taken within the 32 square miles of Coopertown.

For more information, please email our Community Development Committee at: [email protected]

Entry forms can be obtained at City Hall or on our website at: (Click on “City Hall” and then “What’s Happening in Town.”)

Winners, including a special People’s Choice Award, will be given out at the 25th Anniversary Celebration on September 25th on the grounds of Coopertown Middle School.


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Update: Summer Events Across The County


(White House, TN)

City of White House, Tennessee – Next week is Christmas in July at the White House Public Library!

Take note of the dates and times of all their events next week! We are 👀 at July 22nd with a foam party with 🎅!
#ChristmasinJuly #WhiteHouseLibrary #MyWhiteHouseTN


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July 19: Monday Nights – White House Cruise-In 

5:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: Tavern 76 Parking Area (Only)

520 Highway 76

White House TN, 37188

Contacts Wayne Maligin 615-566-7343 or Bob Boone 601-354-3604 (Tavem 76 Parking area is located in the parking area in front of the Tavem 76)


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July 22: Soar into sixth grade at Coopertown middle school July 22, 2021 – 6- 7:30 PM

Join us for games and refreshments and get to know us at Coopertown middle school! Meet the teachers, club and athletic sponsors, take a tour and pick up FREE school supplies.

We’re so glad you’re an EAGLE!

Please enter through the athletic entrance at the back of the building. The doors have a large “C” on them.

Spanish Message…

SOAR hacia 6to Grado en CMS
22 de julio de 2021
6:00 – 7:30 pm

¡Únase a nosotros para juegos y refrigerios y conózcanos en Coopertown Middle School! Conozca a los profesores, el club y
patrocinadores deportivos, hagan un recorrido y recojan útiles escolares GRATIS. ¡Estamos tan contentos de que seas un ÁGUILA!

Ingrese por la entrada atlética en la parte trasera del edificio. Las puertas tienen una gran “C” en ellos.


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Wednesdays In Springfield – Classic Tin Cruise-In Through October

“It’s almost time for Cruise-In Season! Starting April 28th. Every Wednesday (weather permitting) Springfield!” Shelby Horner

Classic car Cruise-In for Springfield and the surrounding communities coming together, sharing and talking cars, trucks and bikes.

Family Fun!

Held every Wednesday, from spring till Halloween, Classic Tin Cruise-In will be in Springfield, TN. The classic car, truck, and bikes Cruise-In for Springfield and the surrounding communities coming together for some Family Fun!

Being held at 2008 Memorial Blvd, Springfield, TN, Between the Hardees and Burger King.

Any questions please call Shelby Horner at 615-336-2257



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(White House, TN)

July 21: WEDNESDAYS – Farmers Market! – White House, TN 

When: Wednesdays from 3:30 PM CDT – 7 PM CDT

Come out and visit all of your favorite farmers!

We are excited to announce that the White House Farmers Market is now accepting applications for the 2021 farmers market season!

Please visit our website at to view the policies and procedures and fill out an application.

The NEW location for the market this year will be at the White House Municipal Park (located at 420 HWY 76)!

Spots will be limited this year, but we are hoping to have more than years past!

We look forward to a new and fun season this year!



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(Cedar Hill, TN)

July 29: THURSDAY:  Cedar Hill Farmers Market 

New Farmers Market Coming Thursdays To Cedar Hill

When: Thursday, July 29, 2021 at 4 PM CDT – 8 PM CDT

Runs every two weeks through October

Where: Located behind Cedar Hill City Hall: 290 S Main St Cedar Hill, TN 37032

Nearly two dozen local vendors selling produce, clothing, plants, leather products, jewelry, baked goods, knife ware, candles, decor, flowers and more. We’re also excited to bring our local FFA chapter from JBHS in to assist support their program and to help shape and mold the future generations of farmers and create a long term sustainability for our Market.

Our Local Vendors:
Bellhollow Farms, Head Farms, Corbin Creek Greenhouse, Jo Byrns FFA, Gingham Roots, For The Love of Fabric, Sweet Loaves & Ivey, Hudson Barn, Roan Clay Designs, Wholesome Homemade Home, Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy, Perfectly Imperfect Gifts by Michelle, Tennessee Keepsakes, Gracefully Plain Jane, Rampant Lion, Leathersmith, The Tree Maker, Rustique Essentials, Cedar Hill FCE, Sugar Roots Bakery.

Delicious food can be purchased from the Santa Fe Food Truck!! Picnic tables will be placed near the food truck to allow patrons to eat onsite if they’d like.

Big Mikes Little Doughnuts will be there for the perfect snack or dessert. Pick up some homemade ice cream from Heads Farm or some lemonade from Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy.

Music will be provided by the guys from the Inglewood Old Time String Band.

You spoke and we listened. This year you’ll experience expanded food truck options by alternating food trucks during markets. Santa Fe will be with us for a market each month and another always different food truck will be there for the other market during the month. Also, we’ve added some new local vendors and are switching several vendors out each market to ensure variety and help us keep our market exciting and fresh. We have increased our roster of local farmers and growers, so this year you’ll be seeing more produce and organic products; especially as produce and other products come in and reach harvest time.

We work tirelessly to try and bring you local vendors with local products. If you are interested in being a vendor, please message me and let me know. Outside vendors are welcome, but priority will be set on local availability, range of products, etc.


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July 24: Racing Action/Family Fun At Veterans Motorplex At The Rim

Here’s everything you need to know…

Pits open at 11 am
Grandstands at 4 pm
Racing at 6 pm

WHERE: 6801 Kelly Willis Rd, Greenbrier, TN – Call (615) 643-8725

TICKET INFO: FAMILY PACK – $30 for 2 Adults and up to 6 minor children!

Adults $12 Students, Seniors & Military $10, Children 6-12 $5.00

Great Concessions, Kids Zone and FREE PARKING!

Everyone can get great souvenir items as well as photos and videos of the racing action at the Souvenir Alley Souvenir Stand!

Check out all the winners each week, photos, action videos and more on their FaceBook page.



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(Portland, TN)

July 24: Saturday Nights…Portland, Tn – Car, Motorcycle & Truck Show

Bring your classic cars, trucks, motorcycles and everyday car and SHOW them off on Main Street under the lights in Portland, TN on Saturdays from 5:00PM to 9:00PM. First Saturday in April through the last Saturday of October.

Address: 125 Main St. Portland, Tn 37148



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(Cross Plains, TN)

July 21-22: East Robertson Elementary School Our Kindergarten Orientation classes are coming soon!

If you have registered your child and have NOT been contacted by Mrs. Templeton for your child to attend, please call the school next week! We still have openings for July 21-22! Hours are 7:30-11:00. Breakfast will be served. Call 615-654-3874 for more information.

For more open house schedules, school supply lists and more…click here


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(White House, TN)

July 22: Cool off with a Cop at White House City Park

Join the White House Chamber and the City of White House Police Department on Cool off with a Cop.

We will be giving away free popsicles and you’ll get the opportunity to meet some of your local police officers. #DiscoverWhiteHouse

Date: July 22nd at 4 PM – White House Splash Pad

Event by White House Area Chamber of Commerce and City of White House, TN- Police Department



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(Robertson County, TN)

July 23: RCS School Nutrition Program – Save the date! Drive-thru Meal Pickup

What: Drive-thru Meal Pickup
When: July 23rd
Time: 9:00am – 11:00am
Where: Board of Education – Central Office
800 M.S. Couts Blvd
Springfield, TN 37172
For: children ages 18 and under
7 day meal boxes will be available! We cannot wait to see you!!!



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July 22-23: Masquerade Jewelry Sale (All $5) Set To Benefit NorthCrest Volunteer Program

Masquerade Jewelry Sale (All $5) Set To Benefit NorthCrest Volunteer Program

The NorthCrest Foundation is having a Masquerade Jewelry, accessories Sale with lots more and everything is just  $5.00! Come do a little summer shopping and stop by “NorthCrest Sip” for your favorite hot, iced, or blended coffee, tea, snack or sandwich.

SAVE THE DATES: July 22-23!

The big event is set for Thursday July 22, from 7am – 6pm and Friday, July 23rd from  7am – 3pm in our Ground Floor Conference Rooms! This benefits the NorthCrest Volunteer Program!

The NorthCrest Foundation is the philanthropic arm of NorthCrest Medical Center. The Foundation supports hospital and community progress such as Camp T.A.G. (a grief support camp for children who have lost a parent) and Martha’s Song (a program that provides support to Robertson County cancer patients). Currently, the Foundation is helping to establish a cancer education library within the new oncology offices and courtyard patient and family healing garden. Recently, the Foundation assisted in purchasing new equipment for the cardiac catheterization lab and provided support for renovations in NorthCrest’s Women’s Service Department. The Foundation also put AED’s in all Robertson County and Cheatham County schools, gives 2,000 free flu shots each year and writes off more than $10,000 in charity care.

As the fund-raising arm of our healthcare organization, the NorthCrest Foundation is searching for community partners to join us. Through your contributions, we will continue to expand on our proud tradition of medical excellence and patient-centered care. You can play a pivotal role in making the NorthCrest Foundation successful. Through your gifts, you help to create something special that will light the way for patients in the future.




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(Portland, TN)

Saturday July 24: Portland TN Fire Department – Touch A Truck & Jr Obstacle Course!

Come see us on Saturday. Ladder 1 touch a truck and the junior firefighter obstacle course will be from 10-12.



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July 23 – 24: Robertson County Schools – We’re stuffing the bus with school supplies this year! If you would like to help…

Kids in our community need the tools and support to learn, now more than ever. That’s why we need your help to make the upcoming school year a success!

Please consider purchasing school supplies and drop off at the Springfield Walmart 7/23-24 from 7AM till 12PM or the White House Walmart 7/30-31 from 7AM till 12PM to stuff the bus.

Supplies will make their way to students in need as they begin attendance for the new school year.



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TN 3 Day Sales Tax Holidays (Food, Gun Equipment, School Supplies) & 2021-2022 Schools Open House Dates

TN 3 Day Sales Tax Holidays (Food, Gun Equipment, School Supplies) & 2021-2022 Schools Open House Dates


There will be three sales tax holidays this summer starting July 30th. The Tennessee General Assembly has approved two more sales tax holidays in addition to the traditional sales tax holiday on clothing, school supplies, and computers. Residents will now be able to purchase food tax-free as well as gun safes and gun safety devices.

We have provided dates and all the details below. In addition, you will find the open house schedule for the 21-22 Robertson County School year along with school supply lists. Read More



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(White House/Cottontown, TN)

July 31: Clothes Give-Away and More!! – 8am – 1pm

White House General Baptist Church
4012 Hwy 31 W Cottontown, TN



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(Robertson County, TN) August 3

Dear Beef Producer,

Don’t miss an important Beef Cattle Meeting on Tuesday, August 3 at 6:00 pm at the KY-TN Livestock Market, 9169 Russellville Road, Guthrie, KY.

Topics: Grading Feeder Cattle, Veterinary Session, and Equipment for the TAEP Cost-Share Programs

Supper: Meal provided but please call / text us to get enough food (615-504-2142)

…We hope this finds each of you all well. We thank you for your patience as we have been trying to get things back rolling. So mark your calendars we are having a joint meeting with Montgomery County Cattlemen’s on August 3, 2021 in Guthrie at the KY-TN Livestock Market at 6:00 pm.

We are happy to partner with our fellow cattlemen and neighbors for this event. We are going to have a graded cattle session, veterinary session and equipment for the TAEP Cost-Share Programs. We will also have our county business to discuss.

We are looking forward to seeing each and everyone one of you it’s been way too long! Meal will be provided please call or text 615-504-2142 for a head count by JULY 28, 2021!

AUGUST 3, 2021 6:00 pm
KY-TN Livestock Market, 9169 Russellville Road, Guthrie, KY

Robertson County Cattlemen’s Association Board


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(Springfield, TN)

August 6:  Historic Springfield Events…

Join us the 1st Friday Night August 6th on the Historic Downtown Springfield Square. Enjoy live music, food trucks, kids zone, classic car cruise-in, farmers market, shopping with local artisans/makers, and your favorite downtown merchants.

This is a FREE event and family/pet friendly!

Event Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm

August’s Live Music, courtesy of City of Springfield, TN – Parks & Recreation Department’s Summer Concert Series: “HotLanta – Allman Brother’s Tribute Band” starts at 6:30pm (Bring your lawn chair and dancing shoes!)

The Vendor Booth Application for the August 6th #1stFridayNightMarket is now open, application deadline: July 12th. Click here for application




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Saturday, August  7, 2021: Authentic Coffee’s 8th Annual Jeep Meet aT 11 AM CDT – 4 PM CDT

Location: 1650 Hwy 31W in Goodlettsville, TN between Millersville and White House Tennessee

This years Vendor sign-up information is attached below. Please E-mail me with any interest in being a vendor. We are excited and now just under a month away from Authentic Coffee’s 8th Annual Jeep Meet! [email protected]



The Authentic Coffee Company’s Annual Jeep Meet Raised Money for The Lucky Farms Animal Rescue

The Authentic Coffee Company in Goodlettsville held it’s 6th Annual Jeep Meet Event Saturday, August 3rd. Jeep Owners, Spectators, and vendors help to raise $400 for The Lucky Farm Animal Rescue.

Lucky Farms Animal Rescue is a 501c3 devoted to rescuing, rehabbing and finding forever homes for animals, specializing in giant breed dogs.

(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co
(Goodlettsville) 6th Annual Jeep Meet Photo by Marylinda Ramirez Munday/Authentic Coffee Co



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(White House, TN)

Coopertown Police were honored to be a part of the #RememberingTheBadges blood drive to honor lives lost during 9/11. A 2nd blood drive will be held in White House on Monday, August 9th from 2 to 7 pm. 

The first blood drive was a success and agencies are partnering together again for a second blood drive to be held at White House City Fire Department, Station 2 in White House, Tennessee on Monday, August 9, 2021, from 2 pm to 7 pm. Each pint of blood donated will be in memory of each life lost that day 20 years ago. There are limited slots available to donate. Interested donors must register at and enter the sponsor code: Robertson Remembers

Slots are limited, so be sure to schedule your appointment!



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(Springfield, TN)

August 14: RAM Free Clinic Returning to Springfield, TN

Professional Dental and Vision Volunteers still needed for free clinic

Remote Area Medical- RAM® – a major nonprofit provider of pop-up clinics delivering free, quality, dental, vision and medical care to underserved and uninsured individuals—will return to Springfield, TN, on August 14, 2021 to provide free care.

To fulfill its goal of treating as many people as possible, RAM is still in need of licensed medical, vision, and dental professionals to volunteer their time throughout the weekend.

All RAM services are free, and no ID is required. Free dental, vision, and medical services will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. READ MORE…


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(Springfield, TN)

August 16: PDI Kitchen, Bath & Lighting Grand Opening

On Monday, August 16, 2021, join us in celebrating the opening of this new location with PDI team members, our preferred vendors, and the community.

From 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., enjoy food from Soul Food Kitchen and Retro Sno, raffle prizes, giveaways, Product Deoms and more. PDI is excited serve and be a part of the White House community, and this grand opening event is our way of introducing PDI to White House, TN.


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(Pleasant View, TN) 

August 21: 3rd Saturday of each month thru October – Pleasant View’s – Cruise’n N Groove’n 

Cruise’n N Groove’n at the Pleasant View Village on 41A, South of intersections Hwy 49 & Hwy 41A, Starts May 15th thru October. Times: 5pm – 9pm.

We have music, several food choices, shopping for the ladies, and lots of cars.

Each month the Mayor will select Mayor’s Choice Vehicle, plus a “Pick of the Month” sponsored by O’Reilly Auto Parts.

At the October event, all six (6) Mayor’s Choice Vehicles will be up for TOP pick for the year voted on by the people.

Location: 214 Village Square Pleasant View, TN 37146

For more info, contact 615-746-0600 or Jim Hutchens 615-517-1423 or Larry Rediker 615-419-5214.



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Robertson County Senior Center In Springfield, TN

Lots of fun events every month, sign up for the newsletter

Our Operating hours will remain from 9:30am- 2:30pm. This allows adequate time to sanitize and prepare for activities.

We plan to add many activities in May like, our Harmonica class, another exercise class, etc. We also plan to start our “Out & About trips again!

WOO Hoo! Things are really looking up!

Can’t wait to see your smiling face!

Stuff Just For Seniors (Upcoming Events) Come Join The Fun



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Orlinda, TN Byrum Porter Senior Center

The Byrum Porter Senior Center in Orlinda, TN offers…

Byrum-Porter Senior Center in Orlinda, TN is open Monday – Friday from 8 am to 4 pm

We have everything from exercise classes, day trips, mystery lunches, extended trips, card games, dances and much, much more.

Checkout our newsletter to find out more about our dance themes, class times and trips on our website or follow us on Facebook at Byrum-Porter Senior Center for all our fun activities.

Fitness after 50, Yoga & Tai Chi Exercise Classes, Dominoes, Canasta, Karaoke, Bridge, Shanghai Rummy, Footcare & Nail Appointments, massage appointments, paint classes and more. Request our monthly newsletter with all the details, just send an email to: [email protected]

Visit our exercise room

We have treadmills, stationary bikes, step climbers and a vibration training platform. If you can’t get to our exercise classes or aren’t comfortable in a group why not try this instead.

Thursday Night Dances: 

Come dance to the great tunes by The Good Time Charlie Band every Thursday night. Good Time Charlie Band rents the center on Thursday nights starting at 7 pm. Doors open at 6 pm. Limited menu available starting at 6 pm

We love to Travel – Our 2021 Trips Collette Trips:

Canadian Rockies July 31- August 6th, learn more here.

Hawaii November 4th – November 13th, learn more here.

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Diamond Tours ***** new information *****

Diamond Tours is requiring all travelers with their groups to have updated Covid 19 vaccine.

To view these trips, click here.

The Ark Encounter & Creation Museum

(new date) – September 13-17

Niagara Falls & Toronto – September 5-11

Beautiful Maine – October 9-17

*All trips are subject to change

All events are subject to change. Changes will be posted on our Facebook page and our website.

Home Health supplies

We have walkers, canes, crutches, toilet risers, toilet bars, bed assist bars and a shower seat to loan if needed. We also have personal disposable hygiene items.

For updates call 615-654-3161

Location: 9123 Highway 49 E Orlinda, TN 37141

*The Center exists to make life more enjoyable for older adults, who reside in Orlinda and surrounding areas. Activities, Dances, Trips and much more.

*Coffee is always ready and waiting for you.



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