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Stories from Friday, September 7, 2007

MOMs speaking at Cornersville High School (09/07/07)
Moms on a Mission are speaking at Cornersville High School next week, in part, to remember terrorist attacks on Sept. 11 six years ago. "We're going Monday," said Barb Blackmore, one of the leaders of the group that keeps track of Marshall County residents serving in the U.S. military...
County leaders face immigration issues (09/07/07)
Enforcement of immigration laws was considered by Marshall County's Jail Committee members on Wednesday evening when they realized about $150,000 is needed in next year's budget for enforcement issues. Immigration enforcement in nearby communities will make the problem worse here...
Human rights violation alleged against city police (09/07/07)
A Lewisburg woman who resigned from her job as a city police dispatcher has filed a complaint with the Tennessee Human Rights Commission alleging she was ignored for transfer to be a patrol officer because she's a woman. "It's just wrong," Police Chief Doug Alexander said this week when asked about Amanda Newcomb's complaint filed in late March...
School menus week of September 10 (09/07/07)
Marshall Elementary School Monday - Breakfast - Reduced fat honey bun, fruit or juice, low-fat milk. Lunch - Reduced fat cheese pizza or tuna on wheat bread, smiles fries, tossed salad, pear half, low-fat milk. Tuesday - Breakfast - Steak & biscuit, fruit or juice, low-fat milk. Lunch - Cheeseburger macaroni or chicken fried steak, creamed potatoes, steamed cabbage, black-eyed peas, cornbread, banana pudding, and low-fat milk...
Memos (09/07/07)
Grandparents Day at Marshall Elementary will be held on Sept. 7. Call the school for more details. The Tennessee Department of Agriculture recently announced two new Agricultural Enhancement Programs for Tennessee Farmers. In addition to the Beef Genetics and Equipment and the Hay Storage Programs, Marshall County farmers can now participate and get cost share money on two new programs. ...
Meetings (09/07/07)
The Industrial Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting on at noon on Friday, Sept. 7, at Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church Street. The Town of Chapel Hill Board of Mayor and Aldermen will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, Sept. ...
Heather's hat trick propels Lady Rockets past Cornersville (09/07/07)
apuca@marshalltribune.com "You finally showed up, I finally saw the team we had last year," Lady Rockets Head Coach Dr. Larry Miller told his team after their convincing 4-1 road victory over the Cornersville Lady Bulldogs.  The performance was reminiscent of the form exhibited during last year's run to the state tournament as the Forrest girls (3-1-1) seem to be coming together at the perfect time with seven of their next eight games versus District 11A-AA opponents...
Forrest grad part of American Legion World Champion team (09/07/07)
Staff Writer apuca@marshalltribune.com Peyton Pratt, Chapel Hill native and 2006 graduate of Forrest High School, was on the winning squad from Columbia American Legion Post 19 that recently won the Legion World Series in Bartlesville, Oklahoma on Aug. 28...
June wedding on the farm for Liggett/Brewer (09/07/07)
The farm of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Boyd Liggett became a vision of beauty for the marriage of their daughter, Mary Rebecca Liggett, and Lucas Jerome Brewer, son of Mr. and Mrs. Rick Brewer of Arrington, on June 30. Rosemary Strasser Heaton kept the guest register. There was a memorial of red roses on the register table to honor Hoyte and Ollie Mae Barron, Eunice and Annie Mary Liggett, Elmer Brewer and Mack Kelly, the late grandparents of the bride and groom...
Janet F. Oram (09/07/07)
Janet F. Oram Sept. 4, 2007 Janet F. Oram, 59, died Sept. 4. She was preceded in death by parents W.E. and Martha Fitzpatrick. She is survived by her daughter, Jean Ellen Oram; sons, Thomas W. Oram and Christopher J. (Kimberly) Oram of Jensen Beach, Fla.; sister, Mary F. (Billy) Hale; brother, John Paul Fitzpatrick; niece, Martha Ann (David) Harley, as well as other beloved nieces...
Lillie Carr Thomas (09/07/07)
Lillie Carr Thomas Sept. 2, 2007 Lillie Carr Thomas, age 89, of Pass Christian, Miss., formerly of Lewisburg, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 2, at Canon Hospice in Gulfport, Miss. A native of Davidson county, she was the daughter of the late Harry Carr and Emma Dutton Carr. She worked as an employee for First National Bank in Lewisburg for many years and attended the Richland Cumberland Presbyterian Church...
Jerome Banschbach (09/07/07)
Jerome Banschbach Aug. 31, 2007 Jerome Banschbach died Aug. 31. He is survived by wife, Jeannette; son, Jerome "Nick" (Becky Roberts) Banschbach; daughter, Valerie (James Rowe) Banschbach; stepdaughter, Reyma (Jason) Hess; three brothers, John, William and Joseph Banschbach; two sisters, Mary Mitchell and Rita Leone; and six grandchildren...
Edwin J. Dropka (09/07/07)
Edwin J. Dropka Aug. 30, 2007 Edwin J. Dropka, Jr. died on Thursday, Aug. 30. He was born May 4, 1937 to Edwin Joseph and Adeline Dropka in Cicero, Ill. He was an engineering graduate of General Motors Institute in Flint, Mich., and was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Wylie, Tex...