Ramble Creek Egg Hunt

Ramble Creek Baptist Church will host an Easter Egg Hunt at the Big Sandy City Park, April 19. Registration begins at 10:00, hunt starts at 11:00. There will be 4 age groups up to age 12. Come join the fun and fellowship. Everyone is invited and the event is free.

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Breakfast with the Bunny

bunnyThe Big Sandy Area Community  Chamber will host their annual “Breakfast with the Bunny” fundraiser, April 19, at the Big Sandy Senior Citizens, 7:30 am to 10:00 am. The Easter Bunny will there handing out goodies and available for pictures. This fundraiser supports the Big Sandy Spring Festival. Come join us for fun and good food.

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Snow and Ice Collapses Fire Hall’s Roof

The snow and ice that fell Sunday night wrecked havoc on the Big Sandy Fire Hall. The roof collapsed in over the fire truck bays trapping four of the fire vehicles. The building is a total loss, but hopefully  some of the trucks can be salvaged. Volunteers went to work immediately removing equipment and arranging for the trucks to be removed. John Allen Construction was contacted to remove the roof and debris off the trucks. Once the trucks were uncovered they were moved to David McDaniel’s garage.  Emergency Management Services have been notified to provide additional fire protection to the Big Sandy residents. The Town of Big Sandy’s pumper truck #1 was one of the damaged trucks.  The extent of the damage has not been determined...

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Telemetry System Installed

 

Big Sandy Water System is making a change of how the water tanks and well pumps communicate. A new wireless telemetry system is being installed to allow the two water tanks to communicate with the well pumps and the pressure valve. This will be a big money saver for the town, cutting the expense of phone service that runs the system now. The new system is part of the CDBG Disaster Round 2 Grant. Wascon Sales and Service will do the installation.

 

 

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And The Winners Are….

Some of the Big Sandy Area Chamber members drove quietly and unsuspectingly through the streets of Big Sandy looking for houses decked out for Christmas. They were not disappointed.

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