historic buildings http://wkms.org en TN Historical Commission Taking Grant Applications http://wkms.org/post/tn-historical-commission-taking-grant-applications <p></p><p>The Tennessee Historical Commission will start taking grant applications for historic preservation projects for next year starting tomorrow.</p><p>Officials say the amount of funds available for grants in Tennessee is expected to be about $200,000.</p><p>The selection progress will emphasize projects such as architectural and archaeological surveys, design guidelines for historic districts and the rehabilitation of historic buildings. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 11:14:03 +0000 The Associated Press 36145 at http://wkms.org TN Historical Commission Taking Grant Applications Experience a 'High Noon Breakfast Reception' Circa 1907 at Adsmore http://wkms.org/post/experience-high-noon-breakfast-reception-circa-1907-adsmore <p>Kate Lochte speaks Adsmore&nbsp;House &amp; Gardens Curator Ardell Jarrat&nbsp;about a reenactment of a "high noon breakfast" reception at Adsmore in Princeton on Saturday, June 8 at noon. These festivities are based on Selina Smith's and John Osborne's 1907 wedding. Tickets are $15 and reservations are due by Tuesday, June 4. A brief program on Victorian-era wedding customs and a tour are included for luncheon participants. <a href="http://www.adsmore.org/">See more about the Adsmore House at their website</a>.</p><p> Tue, 28 May 2013 21:15:31 +0000 Kate Lochte 31789 at http://wkms.org Experience a 'High Noon Breakfast Reception' Circa 1907 at Adsmore Madisonville-Hopkins County Library Board Looks to Sell Buildings http://wkms.org/post/madisonville-hopkins-county-library-board-looks-sell-buildings <p></p><p>The former downtown Madisonville-Hopkins County Library location may be up for sale soon. Library Board finance committee chair Bill Smith says the two buildings that housed the library have become financial burdens. The buildings were abandoned in 2009 because they are structurally unsound. Smith says repairs and renovations would cost more than 1 million dollars. Fri, 07 Dec 2012 18:04:46 +0000 Angela Hatton 25428 at http://wkms.org Madisonville-Hopkins County Library Board Looks to Sell Buildings