Farmers & Artisan Market

farmers market

Join us for the Houston County Farmers and Artisan Market
December 2020!!

We are hosting a Farmers & Artisan Market for Christmas at Shamrocks & Shenanigans on December 19 from 9:00am until 3:00pm.  Come out and do that last minute local shopping for handmade gifts!


HC Legislative Body Meetings

The Houston County Legislative meetings have been scheduled at the Houston County Courthouse, unless otherwise indicated.


Tuesday, December 1   6:00pm     Ambulance Committee – at the Ambulance Building

Tuesday, December 8   6:00pm     Building Committee

Monday, December 1   4:00pm     Hospital Board


Due to Covid-19 and an overabundance of caution, these meetings will be
streamed live on the Houston County TN Government
YouTube Channel for the public to view. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCx21DxTnUejxOmrHm5g6OpQ

Tennessee Recovery Project

The Tennessee Recovery Project is providing free and confidential mental health assistance to those who have been impacted by Covid-19.  For more information, please click here.  For information in Spanish, please click here.

USDA Loans for Rural Businesses and Ag Producers

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced that the Department is making available up to $1 billion in loan guarantees to help rural businesses meet their working capital needs during the coronavirus pandemic. Additionally, agricultural producers that are not eligible for USDA Farm Service Agency loans may receive funding under USDA Business & Industry (B&I) CARES ACT Program provisions included in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. 

For more information on these loans for Rural Businesses and Ag Producers, go to https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/05/22/usda-provide-1-billion-loan-guarantees-rural-businesses-and-ag

Genealogy Workshop

Join us for the 10th year of Genealogy Workshops hosted by Melissa Barker at the Houston County Library. As well as being a professional genealogist, Melissa is the Houston County Archivist.

Bring your research with you and get help checking out genealogy websites! Perhaps you will be able to break down a brick wall!  The Friends of the Houston County Library provide the pizza!

Our workshops have been suspended until further notice.