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Calendar Published Aug. 3

SaturdayAug. 2

The descendants of Emmert Doc and Wilda Deloach will have their annual reunion at the home of Ray and Brenda Loveless. Everyone is asked to bring a covered dish. For more information, call Gaye Loveless at 542-8129.

The descendants of Robert and Rosa Hicks Montgomery will hold their annual family reunion at 11 a.m. at the Hampton Christian Church Fellowship Hall. All family members are urged to attend and are requested to bring a covered dish and dessert. Barbeque will be served. Please join us for fun and fellowship. For more information, call Gary at 383-2856.

The Southern Countrymen Band will perform at the Willoughby Ruritan, 5145 Marvin Road, Bulls Gap, from 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Classic Country will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. for a dance at the Buffalo Ruritan in Bluff City. Admission is $5. For more information, call 542-6367.

Narcotics Anonymous “Just For Today” group will meet at the Crossroads Building at 12:15 p.m. Enter through the entrance at the rear of the building.

SundayAug. 3

The Hatley and Davenport Family Reunion will be held at Elk River Baptist Church, Highway 321, beginning at 1 p.m. Those attending are asked to bring food and drinks. Friends are welcome. For more information, call Erlene Garland at 768-3106.

The Green Pastures Group of Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. in the Conference Room at Crossroads, 413 E. Elk Ave., Elizabethton.

MondayAug. 4

Take Off Pounds Sensibly, or TOPS, will meet at First Baptist Church, 212 E. F St., Elizabethton, on Mondays with weighing in from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 543-6540.

A new Nar-Anon Family Group will meet Monday nights at 7 p.m. at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 603 Sunset Drive, Johnson City, near the mall. This is a support group for family and friends of people with addiction problems. Enter by back door of the church. For more information, call 972-2974.

TuesdayAug. 5

The American Legion Watauga Post No. 49 and Ladies Auxiliary will meet at the American Legion building, 111 S. Watauga Ave., Elizabethton. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. with the business meeting to follow at 7 p.m. First time nonmember veterans will have dinner for free. All veterans are welcome.

The Watauga Association of Genealogists will meet at the Johnson City Public Library, 100 W. Millard St., at 6:30 p.m. The guest speaker will be Mrs. Betty Hylton, one of the original charter members of WAGS and a retiree of East Tennessee State University’s Sherrod Library. She will speak on the topic “How to do genealogy in your sleep (or 24 hours a day).” For more information, contact Allen Burdette at 610-7109 or visit the website http://wagsnetn.org/

Narcotics Anonymous Meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at Magill Presbyterian Church, 296 Highway 143, Roan Mountain.

Al-Anon Meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at Magill Presbyterian Church, 296 Highway 143, Roan Mountain.

WednesdayAug. 6

Happy Valley High School will have registration for the 2014-2015 school year at 9 a.m. Students must bring proof of residency. Freshman orientation will be held at 1 p.m.

T.A. Dugger Junior High School will he having orientation for the 2014-2015 school year. Eighth-grade orientation will be at 9 a.m. Seventh-grade orientation will be at 10 a.m. and sixth-grade orientation will be at 11 a.m. For more information, call 895-0219.

ThursdayAug. 7

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees will meet at the Empire Buffet, 2614 N. Roan St., Johnson City, at 11 a.m. The speaker will be Debbie Dobbs, Director of the Washington County-Johnson City Animal Shelter.

FridayAug. 8

The Southern Countrymen Band will perform at the Outdoorsman’s Building, 4535 Highway 11W, Kingsport, from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Tickets are $6 for adults and $1 for children.

SaturdayAug. 9

The Shell Family Reunion will be held at noon at the Crabtree Freewill Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, Hogum Hollow Road, Roan Mountain. For more information, call Gene at 772-4285 or Marsha at 794-7992.

The Blackwell Family Reunion will be held at 1 p.m. at Jack’s Pond in Roan Mountain. Those attending are asked to bring your favorite food in a covered dish or bring soft drinks or desserts. Please come join us for a good time. For more information, call 542-5477.

The 31st annual Smith-White-Price Family Reunion will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hampton Christian Church Fellowship Hall, 810 Deerfield Lane, Hampton, behind Hampton High School. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish as well as old photos and any family memorabilia, and also a gift to play bingo. For more information, call Liz Street at 725-3011 or Peggy Lewis at 725-2453.

The Annual Trivett Reunion will be held at the Valley Forge Freewill Baptist Church picnic area, located on Riverview Drive, next to the river. The reunion begins at noon and lunch will be served at 1 p.m. Family and friends are invited and asked to bring covered dishes and desserts to share. Table covers, plates, napkins and eating utensils will be provided. Come join relatives and friends for lunch, fun and games. For more information, call 647-8487.

The Noah and Nora Nichols Jenkins Reunion will be held at Wayland Freewill Baptist Church, 206 Harwood Road, Johnson City, at 4 p.m. Please bring a covered dish. For more information, call Julia Osborne at 725-4171.

The descendants of Calvin and Adelaide Andrews will have a family reunion at 1 p.m. at Roan Mountain State Park, Picnic Shelter #3, at the campground. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish and to arrive early. Paper products and drinks will be provided. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call Orah Andrews at 768-2826.

Southern Countrymen will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Buffalo Ruritan Club, 200 Willow Brook Drive, Bluff City. Admission is $5.

Narcotics Anonymous “Just For Today” group will meet at the Crossroads Building at 12:15 p.m. Enter through the entrance at the rear of the building.

SundayAug. 10

The Oxendine Family Reunion will be held in Roan Mountain at the Family Shed. The reunion will begin with those attending going to the cemetery that morning for a service and decoration. Later everyone will meet back at the shed for a covered lunch. For more information, call 474-2313.

The descendants of James Madison and Ann Bailey Byrd and Jefferson and Emmaline Edwards Bailey will have their annual reunion beginning at 1 p.m. at Lower Brummitts Creek Brethren Church near Relief in Mitchell County, N.C. Each family is asked to bring a picnic lunch. A decoration will follow at the family cemetery where the ancestors are buried, and the restored ancestral home will be open for family members and friends.

ThursdayAug. 14

The Carter County Humane Society will meet at 6 p.m. at Doe River Baptist Church.

RD Keller Chapter #214 and BE Wooten Council #119 will meet at 7 p.m. at Dashiell Lodge. All members are urged to attend.

FridayAug. 15

Hampton Lodge No. 750 will hold a stated meeting at 7 p.m. All members are encouraged to attend.

The Southern Countrymen Band will perform at the Outdoorsman’s Building, 4535 Highway 11W, Kingsport, from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Tickets are $6 for adults and $1 for children.

SaturdayAug. 16

Bakersfield will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Buffalo Ruritan Club in Bluff City. Admission is $5. For more information, call 542-6369.

East Tennessee Spay and Neuter will host Family Safety Awareness Day at Tractor Supply in Elizabethton from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Information on person and pet safety will be available from fire departments, the Carter County Rescue Squad and law enforcement officers. Vendors will also be on site. For more information call 423-437-3850 or email etsn.fundraiser@yahoo.com.

The Southern Countrymen Band will perform at David Thompson Produce, 251 Tennessee 107, Jonesborough, from 7-10 p.m.

Former students of Gap Creek and Upper Gap Creek Schools are invited to a reunion at 4 p.m. at Happy Valley High School. Class members are requested to bring finger foods and drinks. For more information, call Judy Kyte Kelly at 213-3204, Patsy Hayes Johnson at 542-5460 or Vella Chambers Tester at 895-0446.

ThursdayAug. 19

Sycamore Chapter No. 163 Order of the Eastern Star will meet at 7 p.m. All members are invited to attend.

ThursdayAug. 21

Carter Commandery #37 will meet at 7 p.m. at Dashiell Lodge. All members are urged to attend.

FridayAug. 22

The Southern Countrymen Band will perform at the Outdoorsman’s Building, 4535 Highway 11W, Kingsport, from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Tickets are $6 for adults and $1 for children.

FridayAug. 29

The Southern Countrymen Band will perform at the Outdoorsman’s Building, 4535 Highway 11W, Kingsport, from 7:30-10:30 p.m. Tickets are $6 for adults and $1 for children.

SaturdayAug. 30

The Southern Countrymen Band will perform at the Handle Bar & Grill,  8310 East Andrew Johnson Highway, Chuckey, from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Night Shift will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Buffalo Ruritan Club in Bluff City. Admission is $5. For more information, call 543-6367.