Category: Whitwell/Crossroads Area News

Whitwell, TN, Powell's Crossroads, and nearby area News

Local students and teachers prepare to head back to class in coming weeks

It’s that time of year again!  Back to school time across the Sequatchie Valley and in/around the Chattanooga area! Teachers, staff, and students will be returning to area schools and their classrooms over the next several weeks. Here’s the run-down of local back to school dates and information you might need if you have kids …

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Whitwell Volunteer Fire Department celebrates new fire hall

Saturday was a special day for members of the Whitwell Volunteer Fire Department as members celebrated the official ribbon cutting ceremonies for the new fire hall. The new fire hall comes as a much-needed upgrade from their longtime former location behind the old Whitwell City Hall at the corner of E. Spring and Walnut Streets. …

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Marion Co. Schools seeks bids for exceptional education laptops

The Marion County Board of Education’s Exceptional Education Department is currently taking bids for laptops. The Board of Education is taking bids until noon CDT on August 1st, 2016 for 60 Lenovo N22 Chromebooks. Their hope is that the addition of these laptop computers, something never before done by the exceptional education department, will provide …

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