What neighborhood watch, you ask? Well, over a year ago, Union County Sheriff Billy Breeding organized local neighborhood watch meetings throughout Union County. He and several of his staff attend the meetings which are led by a local volunteer precinct … Read the rest
Last week, I attended the kick-off meeting of the new Sharps Chapel Neighborhood Watch (5th District), chaired by Union County Sheriff Billy Breeding and five of his deputies. The police support was most impressive, as was the community support in … Read the rest
I’ve never been more proud to be in a group (well, two groups) than I have the two here in Sharps Chapel — all because of an idea that someone had and the enthusiasm of others to pick it up … Read the rest
Life takes on different priorities when you move to Sharps Chapel. I never made time to do Pick-Your-Own berries before but this month, I have already done it twice — once for sour cherries and again for blueberries.
Sour Cherries… Read the rest
I like to hike, kayak and explore. I was approached by Beth Bergeron of the UT Extension Office in Maynardville about helping organize a committee to make this happen on a larger scale. If you are free tomorrow, Thursday December … Read the rest
It’s always exciting to see young people do well and succeed through their own efforts, so I thought I would pass along the good news that Sharps Chapel resident, Jason Earley was recently offered … Read the rest
This is a photo of my Dad and me on his 95th birthday at my home in Ohio. He looks pretty good for 95! He still drives his little red Volkswagen Beetle to Cincinnati and … Read the rest