Wednesday, January 31, 2007

The Alzheimer's Association Marshall County Support Group will meet on the second Thursday, February 8, 2007 at 12:00 p.m at the Marshall Co. Senior Citizens Center located at 230 College St. in Lewisburg. Light refreshments will be provided.

The Belfast Volunteer Fire Department is collecting donaions district-wid, door-to-door for the purchase of new fire equipment. Each person making a donation will receive a free 10x13 family sitting or 1-8x10, 2-5x7s, 8 wallets children sitting from Olan Mills.

The Forrest School Guidance Department will be conducting a "FAFSA" (free application for Federal student aid) workshop February 1, 2007 6:00 p.m. in the Forrest School computer lab. Representatives will be on hand from Columbia State along with Forrest guidance staff.

The Marshall County Chamber of Commerce is asking for help from the public to assist in providing information for the county tourism website. If you have pictures of historic structures or live in a historical home, please provide pictures and a description (about a paragraph) describing it. You may mail or drop them off at the Marshall County Chamber of Commerce at 227 2nd Avenue North, Lewisburg.

The official GED practice test will be given in Lewisburg on Saturday, February 10 8:30 a.m. at the Adult Learning Center located in the Spot Lowe Vocational & Technical School at 1771 Jason Maxwell Boulevard. This test is a state requirement of all candidates planning to take the official GED exam and is provided Free. A photo ID is required, and plan to stay approximately five hours. Call 359-7609 for additional information and to reserve a seat

The GED class orientation and enrollment will be held Monday February 5, 6:00 p.m. and Tuesday February 6, at 8:30 a.m. in the Marshall County Adult Learning Center. There are no fees and classes are available weekday mornings and evenings. The ALC entrance is located at the back of the Spot Lowe Vocational School. For more information call 359-7609.

The JAL Community Health & Fitness Fair will be held Saturday March 3, 2006 - 7am - 12noon at Columbia State (Lewisburg Site).

The Republican Party will meet for re-organization and election of officers at 7:00 p.m., February 8th at the Marshall County Historical Museum located in the old Hardison School.