Marshall Memos

Friday, October 12, 2007

The Marshall County Young Farmers and Ranchers will be hosting a Haunted Woods every Friday and Saturday in October from dark till 11 p.m.  The cost is $10.  Proceeds benefit an annual scholarship for a graduating senior.  They are located in Chapel Hill. Turn by the post office and follow the signs. Not recommended for children under the age of 13.

There will be a Gospel Singing at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church on Saturday night, Oct. 13, beginning at 6:30 p.m.  Featured singers will The Masters Four (Kevin Turner's group) from Pulaski.


A Fall Festival will be held at Promise United Methodist Church in Hope Corner on Oct. 13. Free food will be offered from 3 to 6 p.m. with games for children, a hayride and more. A gospel singing will follow.

MCHS Class of 1997 will be having its ten-year reunion on Oct. 13. Go to or call 615-476-5540 for information. Group photos from high school for a slide show can be dropped off at Brandon and Brandon Law Office in Lewisburg. Please include your name and address on the back so they can be returned to you.

The Bedford County Southern Tennessee Daycare Association is sponsoring it's annual Fall Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 13 at the Shelbyville Tennessee Technology Center from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Six hours of in-service training will be provided by Betty Ann Olgivie, Alice Johnson and The Field's Family. The cost is $20, lunch is included. For reservations contact Vivian Bynum at 931-389-7069.

A gospel singing with the McGruders will be held at 7 p.m. on Oct. 13 at the New Life Family Tabernacle in Lewisburg. For more information, call 931-270-9955.

The Middle Tennessee Small Band Championship will beheld on Oct. 13 beginning at 10 a.m. in Chapel Hill. The event is hosted by the Forrest Rocket Band of Blue. For more information on the event, call Band Director Billy Batemon at 364-7260.

A basic computer skill class is available on Oct. 16 at the Marshall County Adult Learning Center. Class size is limited to 10 people, so call 359-7609 for information or to register today.

The American Legion Auxiliary will meet in regular session at 9 a.m. on Oct. 15 at the Village Manor for breakfast with a meeting to follow. Barbara Zumbro and Mary McKenzie will present a program on "Education." McKenzie will tell of her experience visiting Bechtel Elementary School at Camp ourtney Marine Base in Okinawa, Japan.

The October CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Oct. 17 at the Forrest High Field House. This meeting is open to the public.

The Chapel Hill Cumberland Presbyterian Women's Ministry will be hosting a Trash to Treasure yard sale on Oct. 19 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., and on Oct. 20 from 7 a.m. to noon. Come out and find your treasure and help support their women's ministry

Belfast Lions Club will hold a County Boy horse show beginning at 6 p.m. on Oct. 20. Admission is $3 and concessions will be available. For more information on the horse show contact Nancy Lynn Greene at 931-993-3187 or Thomas Crockett at 931-276-2305.

The Safe and Drug Free Task Force Committee will meet on Thursday, Oct. 25, at 3:30 p.m. at the Marshall County Board of Education Central Office. The guest speaker will be Ralph Thompson, Assistant Superintendent/Student Services, for Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools. The public is invited to attend.