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Coffee County Fair @ Fairgrounds
Sep 24 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 25 @ 1:45 am

2 hand stamps for $22 from 1 p.m.-6 p.m.

10 a.m. Dog and pet show

3:30 p.m. Peddle pull

5-7 p.m. Front Porch Stage shows

7-9:30 p.m. Mule races

5, 7 p.m. Nick’s Kids Show

Ultimate Oldies Show
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jamie Harden’s “Ultimate Oldies Show” will be held Sept. 16-18, 23-25 at the Manchester Arts Center. Shows are at 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are on sale now for $20, and usually sell out before the show. Go to or call (931) 570-4489 to purchase tickets.

SOS Gulf War veteran reunion @ Tenn. Army National Guard Armory
Sep 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The S.O.S. Survivors of the Storm, consisting of members of the 251st Service and Supply CO. who served during Operation Desert Storm, will hold a 25th reunion At 2 p.m., Sunday Sept., 25 at the Tullahoma Tenn. Army National Guard Armory. The event is organized by the S.O.S. Survivors of the Storm family support group. Since its initial deployment in 1991, the 251st is no longer an active unit, so the event is designed to keep the unit together and preserve memories of the longest deployment during that conflict. For more information, call Charlotte Doud at (931) 438-4072.

Teacher’s forum
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

A state senate education forum just for regional teachers will be held at the Coffee County Administrative Plaza Monday Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m.

Mike Winton will be in attendance and Sen. Bowlin is invited.

Hospital Aux meeting @ Oak Restaurant
Sep 27 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm

The Hospital Auxiliary of Coffee County, Inc. will have an all-member luncheon meeting beginning at 11:15 a.m. on Tues., Sept. 27 at the Oak Restaurant in Manchester.   We plan to have a speaker from Unity Medical Center at this meeting and encourage all members to attend.


After school club
Sep 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Coffee County Manchester Public Library will offer after school club at 3:30 each Tuesday.

Sons of Confederate Veterans @ Oak Restaurant
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sons of Confederate Veterans, Maj. Gen. Benjamin F. Cheatham Camp 72 will have its regular dinner meeting at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 27at the Oak Restaurant in Manchester. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. The program for this month will be Richard Dix discussing General Scott’s Anaconda: The Coastal Blockade. Meetings are open to the general public and all War Between the States buffs have a special invitation for the program. Membership in the Sons of Confederate Veterans is open to all males 12 years of age and above who had an ancestor that served honorably in the Confederate Armed Forces or the Confederate Congress and can prove kinship either lineal or collaterally. Help is available to anyone interested in finding and proving kinship.

First United Methodist Church meals
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Home Cooked Meals Reasonably Priced at First United Methodist Church in Manchester, 105 Church St.
$6.00 Adults, $4.00 Children

Contact Name:
Karen Newhart

Phone Number:

Email Address:

Come join us every Wednesday (excluding holidays and bad weather) for a home cooked meal, friends, food and fellowship. $6.00 per adult and $4.00 for children under 12. Reservations need to made by noon the Monday before, cancellation of reservations must be made by noon Monday also.

Grand opening Mercantile Café, sweet simplicity bakery @ Mercantile Cafe / Sweet Simplicity Bakery
Sep 29 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come see us Thursday, Sept. 29 for lunch and the grand opening of the bakery! Our grand opening is at 11 with the ribbon cutting to follow at 12. It’s fried chicken day as well! Free slice of pie with purchase of a lunch entrée. We will also have door prizes. Come check us out! 11 a.m. to 2 p.m..

Computer Class @ Manchester Public Library
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Coffee County Manchester Public Library will hold computer classes

Basic Computer Classes
Thursdays 2-3 pm and 6-7 pm
Class will cover fundamental computer skills including, but not limited to
basic functions in Microsoft Word and Excel
e-mail set up and maintenance
creating and editing resumes