Category: Holidays

Happy Christmas and Merry New Year!


Hello La Vergne! I trust you all have had a wonderful holiday, have enjoyed family, or just simply been a grinch, whichever floats your boat.  🙂 I’ve been wondering, reflecting mostly on this past year.  Things I’ve done, people I’ve…

Old Timer’s Festival time!!


Holy cow!  It is time again for our fabulously fun Old Timer’s Festival!  I am so excited, are you?   This is going to be the BEST YEAR EVER for the festival.  The weather is looking fabulous and there are lots…

What’s happening, La Vergne?


Hellooooooo, La Vergne!  How ya doing?  Are you getting used to getting up earlier with the kiddos or leaving a bit earlier because of the increased school traffic?  My daughter’s bus arrives two minutes earlier this year and it has…

Happy Fourth of July!!!


UPDATE-THE 4TH OF JULY FUN HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 1ST DUE TO THE RAINY WEATHER.   Ladies and Gentlemen, boys and girls, children of allllllllll ages, the fine city of La Vergne would like to cordially invite you to…

Educators and Easter Eggs


We are proud to congratulate two La Vergne teachers for being named Rutherford County Teachers of the Year.  Shannon Holland at La Vergne Primary School and Sharron Hofer at La Vergne Middle School were chosen by the school district as…

I Have a Dream


Monday marks Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  Of course everyone has heard of the famous civil rights leader.  We know the speech, Let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia. Let freedom ring from Lookout Mountain of Tennessee. Let…

Stone Soup: We’ll Miss the Mayans


A week after anthropologists managed to scare the beejeezies out of everyone thinking the world was ending, here we all are. But don’t despair all you stock-pilers who have your treasures hidden in secret rooms and bunkers… the “Prophet Gabriel”…

Merry Christmas, Y’all!


Wishing you a very Merry Christmas on this beloved day.  May your stockings be full, may you give and receive from love rather than obligation, may your meal be healthy and plentiful, and may you share the day with special…