Barnes Reunion will be held Sunday, Aug. 3, at Beech Grove United Methodist Church on Hughey Road. Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m. Bring a covered dish.
Fayetteville Middle School’s Orientation for students in grades sixth, seventh and eighth and their parents is Tuesday, Aug. 5, from 6 until 7 p.m.
Tennessee Ornithological Society, Highland Rim Chapter, will meet at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 5, for its annual summer picnic at the residence of Dr. and Mrs. Jim Harwell of Fayetteville. Please bring a covered dish. Visitors are welcome. Directions can be obtained from Lisa Trail at 728-6045.
Veterans are invited to attend monthly breakfasts hosted by Vietnam Era Veterans on the second Saturday of each month. The next one is set for Saturday, Aug. 9, at 8:30 a.m., at Mike’s All American Diner, 1842 North Main Street, above the Shelbyville Walmart. For information about the breakfasts or the veterans group, call Tom Taylor at (931) 684-2557.
A commodity distribution by South Central Human Resource Agency will be held Thursday, Aug. 14, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds.
Vietnam Era Veterans’ monthly evening meetings will be held at Mike’s All American Diner, 1842 North Main Street, Shelbyville, on the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. The next meeting will be held Thursday, Aug. 14, and will feature John Ragan, Tennessee state representative. For information about the Vietnam Era Veterans organization or veterans’ events, call Tom Taylor at (931) 684-2557.
Central High School Class of 1973 will have its bi-monthly dinner Thursday, Aug. 14, at 7 p.m. at Shoney’s Restaurant. For more information, call Bill Askew at 536-4955.
SAAW will hold its annual Summer Salads Luncheon fundraiser Friday, Aug. 15, 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., at St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church. The event features wonderful salads and desserts. Silver bowl donations will be accepted. Attendees may sit down and enjoy lunch or carry out. The fundraiser benefits Southern Alliance Spay Neuter Clinic in Parks City, which is helping reduce pet overpopulation and saving cats, dogs, kittens, and puppies from euthanasia.
Central High School Class of 1965 is having a Birthday Bash on Aug. 16 at the Lincoln County Museum and Civic Center. Every classmate is invited to attend. For information, email Linda Williams at email@example.com. Also, many classmates meet the first Tuesday night of the month at 6 p.m. at Honey’s Restaurant. Anyone who would like to join the group is encouraged to attend.
The Ninth Annual Dellrose Cross Tractor Drive is set for Aug. 30. The drive will leave the Dellrose Fire Department at 9 a.m. Cost is $15 per tractor and includes one meal. Additional riders must be on a trailer or carry all. Minimum of 12 miles per hour speed and drivers must be 16-years-old to drive. The drive is 22 total miles, ending back at Dellrose between 2 and 3 p.m. For information, call Doug Campbell at 931-732-4935 or Scott Ellis at 931-732-4223.