New Big Sandy Police Chief On The Job

The Town of Big Sandy has a new Police Chief. He is Jim Sukash, a resident of the Big Sandy area. Jim has an impressive resume of law enforcement credentials. He has served as Police Chief of the US Coast Guard Academy Police Department in New London CT; He has served on the US Coast Guard Tactical Law Enforcement Team North-Hampton Roads, Va; US Coast Guard Integrated Support Command Police Department-Kodiak, AK. He has 20 plus years experience with the U.S. Marine Corps and US Coast Guard.

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Benton County native G.O. Dobson Jr. more widely known as Junior Dobson will be the Grand Marshall for the 2015 Big Sandy Spring Festival Parade on Saturday May 23.Junior has owned and operated Dobson’s Two Rivers Supply hardware store in Big Sandy since 1968′ He had the first and only ready mix concrete business in the North end of the county. His hardware business is a much needed addition to Big Sandy’s economy providing lumber, paint,electrical and plumbing supplies.

Junior served as ...

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The Big Sandy Spring Festival is scheduled for Memorial Day weekend May 21-23rd. The following is the schedule of events:

Thursday May 21

Karaoke at the gazebo next to City Hall. Come and eat in town. All restaurants will have Spring Festival Specials.

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Safest Places to Live in Tennessee

Big Sandy, TN has been listed in the top ten safest places to live in Tennessee. Follow this link to read more about the top ten,

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Big Sandy Chamber Meets To Plan Spring Festival

The Big Sandy Chamber of Commerce met on Monday night to make plans for the annual Spring Festival coming up on memorial Day weekend. For the last several years the Festival has been a three day event but the Chamber has decided to make this years festival only a two-day event.

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