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Briefs

Thursday, March 13, 2008

The 50th annual Miss and Little Miss Cornersville Pageants will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, March 14, in the High School Gymnasium. Admission for the pageants is $5 per person, with all proceeds going to the Cornersville Athletic Booster Club. For more information call Pageant Director Courtney Boatwright at 293-2152.

First Baptist Church of Petersburg, 107 Church St., will host a Gospel Singing at 7 p.m. Friday, March 14, featuring Fellowship for Christ Singers and True Vine Quartet. Finger food will be served after the singing.

The Berlin Community invites you to a Country Ham Breakfast from 6 to 9 a.m. Saturday, March 15, at the Fire Hall, with proceeds to benefit the Berlin Volunteer Fire Department.

The Chapel Hill Police Department, in conjunction with local assisting agencies, will be conducting sobriety checkpoints inside Chapel Hill corporate limits on Saturday, March 15.

The Cornersville FFA will hold a trail ride to benefit several cancer-stricken families of Cornersville. It will start at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 15, from the Derryberry Farm, 2815 Carl Fox Road, Cornersville, and costs $15 per rider. For more information call 931-993-1074 or 931-993-0273.

The Junior Miss Cornersville Pageant will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 15, in the High School Auditorium. Admission is $5 per person, with all proceeds benefiting the Cornersville School Leo Club. For more information call Leo Club Advisor Marilu Clift at 931-580-8070.

There will be a Coach/Umpire Clinic at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 16, at the Richard Cashion Little League Field. This clinic is open to all individuals interested in umpiring for the 2008 season, as well as coaches and assistant coaches.

The American Legion Auxiliary will meet at 9 a.m. Monday, March 17, for breakfast, with the meeting to follow.

The City of Lewisburg Alcoholic Beverage Commission will meet at 1 p.m. Monday, March 17, at City Hall, 131 East Church St., to consider two requests for off-premise consumption.

The MCHS graduating class of 1978 will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, March 17, to organize its 30th reunion. For the location of the meeting and more information, call Donna Smith at 580-8966 or Mary Lynn Berlin at 703-5760.

The Marshall County Board of Public Utilities will hold its regular monthly board meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 18, in the conference room at 624 West Commerce St., Lewisburg.

The Emergency Food and Shelter Board will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 18, in the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Buildings Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Executive Committee of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Senior Citizens Board of Directors will meet at noon Wednesday, March 19, in the classroom at the Senior Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Three Star Housing Committee will meet at 3:00 p.m,, on Wednesday, March 19, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Land, Price and Sell Committee will meet at 5:00 p.m., on Wednesday, March 19, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Budget Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m., on Wednesday, March 19, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Emergency Communications District Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday, March 20, in the Emergency Operations Center (EOC), Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St., Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Water and Sewer Board will meet in regular session at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 20, in the Board Room at 100 Water Street.

The Town of Chapel Hill City offices will be closed Good Friday, March 21. They will re-open at 7:30 a.m. Monday, March 24.

All Lewisburg City Offices will be closed Good Friday, March 21. The Friday garbage route will be picked up the following Tuesday.

The office of City Hall in Cornersville will be closed Good Friday, March 21. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Monday, March 24.

The Marshall County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. followed by their regular meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, March 24.

The Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, at Columbia State Community College, 980 S. Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Veterans' Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 27, in Room 210, Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St., Lewisburg.

The Senior Citizens' covered-dish luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 28, at the Senior Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg. The public is welcome. Bring a dish, or pay $3 per person for an old-fashioned covered-dish meal. For more information call 359-1463.

An Antiques Appraisal Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 29, at the Athenaeum Rectory in Columbia. The appraisal fee is $10 per item, with all proceeds supporting the Rectory and the on-going restoration of the Smith family artifacts. For more information call 931-381-4822 or visit www.athenaeumrectory.com.

The Chapel Hill Soccer League will be holding a parent meeting from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 30, in the front shelter at Henry Horton State Park. There will be early registration for fall soccer and discussion on changing from AYSO to TSSA. All coaches and parents are urged to attend.

A slow-pitch softball tournament will be held on Saturday, April 5, at the softball complex on Wilson Parkway in Fayetteville. Entry fee for teams is $175 and all proceeds benefit Junior's House Inc. Child Advocacy Center in Fayetteville. For more information call 931-438-3233 or 931-625-0139.

The Town of Chapel Hill Planning Commission will hold a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. Monday, April 7, at the Police and Fire Department, 119 North Horton Pkwy, to hear comments on the plan of services for a property that is requesting annexation. Their regular monthly meeting will follow the public hearing.

The March for Babies (formerly March of Dimes) will start with registration at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 19, at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg, For more information please contact Chairman Brenda Wolaver at 359-6222, call 1-800-525-9255, or visit marchforbabies.org.

The Genesco Employee Reunion will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at the Recreation Center Sport Complex. A potluck lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. For more information, call Gene Parsons at 359-5175.

The American Red Cross will hold a Blood Drive from noon to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Church Street Church of Christ, 305 West Church St., Lewisburg. To give blood you must be at least 17 years old, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds, be in good general health, and present positive identification. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call 800-448-3543.

The Marshall County Chamber of Commerce proudly presents the 4th annual Nine & Dine Golf Tournament starting at 3 p.m. Friday, May 2, at Saddle Creek Golf Club. For more information call 359-3863.

The South Central Human Resource Agency announces that Marshall County Head Start is now taking applications for children ages 3 to 4. Head Start is a free child development program for children and their families that meet income eligibility requirements and have special needs. To apply you will need proof of child's birth and proof of your income. Contact SCHRA, 808 2nd Ave. North, Lewisburg. Phone: 359-9691.

The Care Kitchen of Marshall County serves a free hot meal from 6 to 7 p.m. every Thursday in the Fellowship Hall of First United Methodist Church, 325 West Church St. The church is seeking other churches to join the Care Kitchen. Volunteers, donations of food and supplies, and love offerings would be appreciated. Call 359-3919 or 270-0963 for more information.

The Marshall County Branch of the NAACP is looking for any African-American who is a veteran or is currently serving in any branch of the armed forces. Please call Gary Davis at 276-2479, Rochelle Alexander at 359-5649, or Ann Tears at 359-4370.