There will be much to do in Blount County over the next few weeks with several events planned.
On Friday, April 26, the The American Cancer Society will be holding the Blount County Relay for Life. The event kicks off at 5 p.m. with Survivors Dinner in The Depot followed by the Survivor's Walk to kick off the evening. There will be lots of activities throughout the night so stop by the Oneonta Recreation Park just off Highway 75 to show your support!
The Highway 132 Yardsale also is planned for Friday, April 26, and Saturday, April 27. Bargains can be found along the route that starts in Oneonta and ends in Altoona at Highway 278.
HomeTown Bank will hold its annual HomeTown Heroes Run on Saturday, May 4. All proceeds from registration for 5K, 10K and 1 Mile Fun Run, will go to Blount County's Hope House. For more information, call the bank at 205-625-4434.
Also, on Saturday, May 4, the Oneonta Business Association will hold its downtown yard sale. Check out the group's website at www.oneontabusinessassociation.com for additional information. They are also taking applications now for the Annual June Fling, which will be the first Saturday of June. More information, including vendor applications, can be found on the website.