What’s Happening in Henderson, Chester County and surrounding areas


Kindergarten Registration now
Chester County Kindergarten Registration packets can be picked up at the Chester County Board of Education Office at 970 East Main Street from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Take your registration packets to the school your child will be attending from 3:30-6 p.m. on Thursday, April 15, or 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Friday, April 16. 

Southwest Head Start
Applications now

Southwest Head Start is now taking applications on three- and four-year old children for Chester County Head Start in Henderson. No fees for services. Let us take your application by phone: Lisa Brantley, 608-9102; Kristyl Hansen, 608-9049; or Head Start Center, 989-2561.

Cookies for Cancer Mother’s Day Special now-April 30
Cookies for Cancer will be hosting a Mother’s Day Special again this year. All you need to do is submit why your grandma, mom, aunt or whoever was your role model for a Mother should be Mother Of Year 2021 (now we all know ALL MOM’s Are #1). All you need to do is submit your reason to Beth Sappington Everett’s Facebook page or private message her on Facebook April 30. We will be choosing a Mother of The Year on the 30th. Also this year we will have a runner up.
American Legion Veterans Benefit and Career Fair April 24
The American Legion Post 157 of Henderson is hosting a Veteran’s Benefits and Job Outreach event. It will be held from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturday. April 24, at 759 East Main Street (National Guard Armory). All veteran’s, spouses, national guard and Benefits list: State VSO, Veteran’s Mobile benefits Center, Soldier and Family Readiness Representative, Tennessee Workforce and Labor Veteran Rep., TCAT Crump, FarmVet Co., Combat for Compassion, BBQ Fundraiser and local businesses.Those in active duty are invited to attend.
Rummage Sale for Animal Shelter April 29 and 30
There will be a rummage sale to benefit the City of Henderson Animal Shelter on Thursday, April 29, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and on Friday, April 30, from 7 a.m.-3 p.m. at the National Guard Armory. All proceeds applied to veterinary services for animal shelter. Any questions, contact Michelle Cavaness at 731-608-1391.
Chester County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet May 11
Henderson | Chester County Chamber of Commerce will hold their annual membership and awards banquet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May, 11, at the Chester County High School Stadium. Tickets are $36 per person. Contact the chamber at 731-989-5222 to purchase tickets.