Cannon Calendar

September 2018

Saturday, 1 September 2018

Saturday 1st:      Farmers Market, 7:00am - Noon, Farmer's Pavillon at Arts Center of Cannon County
Tuesday 4th:        Regular meeting of the Woodbury Mayor and Board of Alderman, 7:00pm, Town Hall
Thursday 6th:      Regular meeting of the Cannon County Commission, 5:00pm, County Courthouse
Friday 7th:            Senior Center Music Night, Soup Supper 5:00pm, Music 7:00pm, 231 South will perform, admission is $5.00
Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th:        White Oak Craft Fair, Art Center of Cannon County
Tuesday 11th       Patriots Day Ceremony, 10:00am Cannon County High School Gym
Tuesday 11th       Cannon County Historical Society, 7:00pm, Cannon County Senior Center, Brent Bush will speak on World War I.
Friday 14th:        Darkness to Light, Child Advocacy Center (training for public), Noon to 2:00pm, Cannon Senior Center, call 615-563-5304 for information
Tuesday 18th      Cannon County Commission (recessed meeting) 6:30pm Cannon County Courthouse
Friday 21st:            Senior Center Music Night, Soup Supper 5:00pm, Music 7:00pm, Rode West will perform, admission is $5.00 Everyone is welcome to attend.
Friday 28th:         Cannon County Football Homecoming, Parade 1:30pm Game with Grundy County, 7:00pm.    
Saturday 29th     Cannon County Chamber of Commerce Color of Fall Car Show, regristration begins at 8am judging at Noon.  Courthouse Square

August 2018

Monday, 30 July 2018

Aug. 01, 2018 – 8:00 AM – 3 PM       In-Service Day 1
Aug. 02, 2018 – 8:00 AM – 3 PM       In-Service Day 2:00
Aug. 02, 2018 - 7:00am - 7:00p         Primary Election Day
Aug. 02, 2018 – 6:00 PM – 9 PM       CCHS Freshman Registration
Aug. 03, 2018 – 7:30 AM – 10 AM     Abbreviated Day – Registration Grades: 1-8; CCHS 10-12
Aug. 03, 2018 and August 04            Red Apple Days – Auburntown, more info at
Aug. 03, 2018 – 8:00 AM – 10 AM     Short Mt. School Registration & Open House
Aug. 06, 2018 – 7:30 AM – 3 PM       Teacher Work Day
Aug. 06, 2018 – 6:00 PM – 8 PM        PreK & Kindergarten Registration – All Elementary Schools
Aug. 06, 2018 – 6:00 PM – 7 PM        East Side School Open House, Pavilion ribbon cutting
Aug. 07, 2018 – 4:30 PM – 6 PM        Auburn School Back to School Bash/Open House
Aug. 07, 2018 – 5:00 PM – 7 PM        Woodland Warrior Welcome-Back to School Open House
Aug. 07, 2018 – 5:00 PM – 6 PM        West Side School Back to School Bash
Aug. 07, 2018 – 6:00 PM – 7 PM        West Side School Parent Orientation
Aug. 07, 2018 - 7:00pm                       Mayor and Board of Alderman for the Town of Woodbury will conduct their regular meeting at Town Hall.
Aug. 07, 2018 - 6:00pm - 9:00PM       Annual National Night Out - Courthouse Square
Aug. 07, 2018 – 6:30 PM – 8 PM        Cannon County Board of Education Workshop Meeting - Central office
Aug. 09, 2018 – 6:30 PM – 8 PM        Cannon County Board of Education Monthly Meeting - Woodbury Grammar School Cafeteria
Aug. 09, 2018 - 9:00am - 11:00am     The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) will hold a commodities distribution for Cannon County, Thursday, August 9, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Cannon County Community Center located at the Fairgrounds. Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities.  To sign up or reprint lost commodities cards contact your local UCHRA office.
Aug. 11, 2018 - 1:00pm                        The DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club is sponsoring an Amateur Radio Exam Session (Walk-ins are welcome) at the Cannon County High School - Room # 115, 1 Lion Drive, Woodbury. Contact Jeffrey Kemper - KV4VV at (615) 364-3913 or check out the club's website at for questions.
Aug. 15, 2018 – 9:00 AM – 12 PM     Principals’ Meeting – Central Office
Aug. 16, 2018 – 5:00 PM – 7 PM        Cannon County Commission Meeting
Aug. 28, 2018 – 8:00 AM – 3 PM       Student Progress Report 1
Aug. 31, 2018 -                                    No School – Labor Day Holiday

July 2018

Sunday, 1 July 2018

Tuesday - July 3rd - This is the last day to register to vote in the August 2nd primary election.  Cannon County Election Commission, 301 West Main Street, Woodbury.
Tuesday - July 3rd - Woodbury Mayor and Board of Alderman will conduct their regular monthly meeting at 7:00pm.  The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7pm.
Wednesday - July 4th - Fireworks Celebration, Dillon Park Woodbury.
Saturday - July 7th - Woodbury Lions Club Walking Horse Show.  Location is Cannon County Fair Grounds, Clayton Glenn Field of Champions starting at 4:00pm.
Tuesday - July 10th - Cannon County Historical Society monthly meeting, 7pm at Cannon County Senior Citizens Center.
Friday - July 13th - This is the first day of early voting for August 2nd primary election. Cannon County Election Commission, 301 West Main Street, Woodbury.
Tuesday - July 13th - Chilidogs for CASA - 
CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children is holding a fundraiser today.  You can assist CASA with a Chilidog lunch.  For $5.00 have a chilidog, chips, drink and a sweet treat.  And the volunteers for CASA want to make this an easy decision, they will deliver in Woodbury.  Call or text Lacey to place your order at 615-542-0654, 615-542-0654.
Tuesday - July 17th - Monthly meeting of the Woodbury Planning Committee at 6:00pm, Town Hall
Thursday - July 19th - Red Cross Bloodmobile sponsored by Woodbury Lions Club.  Lions Club House Noon till 6pm.
Thursday - July 19th - Budget Committee Meeting of the Cannon County Board of Commissioners, 5:00pm courtroom of the County Courthouse
Thursday - July 19th - Fund Raiser for Christian movie, Moonlight Drive In (see story in local news section) 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Saturday - July 21st - Cannon County Farmer's Market - Farmer's Pavillion at the Arts Center (John Bragg Highway)  6am - Noon (or earlier if supplies sell out)
Saturday - July 21st - The Arts Center of Cannon County has added an additional performance of Grease for Saturday, July 21st at 2:00pm.  Tickets, 615-563-2787
Monday - July 23rd - The Cannon County Board of Education is conducting a special called board meeting at 6:30pm.  The meeting will be located at the Central Office, 301 West Main Street, Woodbury.  Purpose of the meeting is to consider and act on a 2018-2019 General Purpose School Budget.
Thursday - July 26th - Budget Committee of the Cannon County Commission will meet at 5:00pm in the courtroom of the Cannon County Courthouse.
Thursday - July 26th - A meeting of the DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club will be held at 6:30 PM, Smithville Fire Department 104 E. Main Street.
July 30, 2018 – 7:30 AM – 3 PM        New Teacher Orientation – Central Office
July 30, 2018 - 5:00pm  Special called meeting for Cannon County Commission - Cannon County Courthouse 
July 30, 2018 – 8:00 AM – 3 PM        Freshman Lion Camp – CCHS
July 31, 2018 – 8:00 AM – 3 PM        In-Service:  West Side; Woodland; Short Mt.]
July 31, 2018   6:30 pm                      Touchdown Club of Cannon County - Cannon County High School

June Events

Monday, 4 June 2018

June 2nd
Gassaway Homecoming on Saturday, June 2nd.  Food, music and fun in Gassaway.  Ham breakfast begins at 6am, parade at 1pm, fish supper begins at 4pm.
June 5th
The town of Woodbury Board of Mayor and Alderman will meet in regular session June 5th at 7:00pm at Woodburn City Hall.  The meeting is open to the public.
June 10th
The annual decoration day at Thyatira Cemetery in Readyville will be Sunday, June 10th. Representatives of the cemetery will be present to receive donations on June 9th and 10th. Donations can be made via PayPal on their website,
June 12th
The Board of Directors of the Cannon County 911 Emergency District will meet at 6:30pm, June 12th in the conference room of Stones River Hospital. The public is invited to the meeting.
June 14th
The Cannon County Board of Education holds their regular monthly meeting.  Location in the cafeteria of the Woodbury Garmmar School at 6:30pm.
June 15th
A benefit of Meals On Wheels is scheduled for Friday June 15th at Northfield Vineyards in Sparta. A chicken dinner (Templeton's BBQ) and auction will be held. Activites wil be from 5:30pm -8:00pm.  For additional information call 931-528-1127.
June 16th
UZoo a U2 tribute band will perform in concert Saturday, June 16th at the Arts Center of Cannon County.Tickets are $15.00 for the 7:30pm show.  For more information call 615-563-2787. 
June 17th
Father's Day
June 19th
The Woodbury Planning Commission will meet in regular session on Tuesday, June 19th at 6:00pm at Woodbury Town Hall.