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Friday, May 23, 2008

Joey Lee Miller of Lewisburg received a bachelor's degree cum laude from Rhodes College, Memphis. His parents are Christy and John Miller; his grandmother is Marie Smith. Miller had a double major in German and philosophy.

MAY

23 The Industrial Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold a special meeting at 11:30 a.m. Friday, May 23, at the City Hall, 131 East Church St.

24 There will be a benefit with live music and a raffle for Jim and Lydia Williams, victims of a house fire, at The Church of Jesus Christ, 1141 East Commerce St., starting at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, May 24.

The Lewisburg Parks and Recreation Department is hosting the Ming and Roger Brown Memorial Tennis Tournament on Saturday, May 24 (youth), and Monday, May 26 (adult), at the Recreation Center. For more information or to register, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

The 24th Annual Memorial Day ISA Softball Tournament will be held May 24 and 25 in Shelbyville. For more information contact Steve Lovvorn at 931-684-8143.

25 Decoration Day at New Hope Cemetery, Talley Station, will be Sunday, May 25. Donations for maintenance may be made at the cemetery until 2 p.m. on the 24th and 25th, or mailed c/o Cemetery, 808 Yell Rd., Lewisburg, TN 37091.

The Liggett Street Church of God will welcome Elder Ashley Cox and the congregation of St. Mark's AME Church, Cornersville, for a collaborative church service, starting with Sunday school at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 25, followed by worship at 11:30 a.m. and lunch after the service.

St. James P. B. Church, 1730 Silver St., Lewisburg, will host a Gospel Singing at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 25. Everyone is welcome.

26 In honor of Memorial Day, Lewisburg American Legion Post 39 will have a program at 11 a.m. Monday, May 26, on the Courthouse lawn. Mr. Ted Duning will be the guest speaker. Special music will be presented by Bobby Jeter and his daughters Rachel and Hannah. Wreaths will be placed at the various war monuments. Taps will be played at the conclusion of the program. The VFW extends an invitation to everyone to have lunch at the VFW building immediately following the program. In case of inclement weather, the program will be held at the Marshall County Community Theater.

Lewisburg American Legion Post 39 and the American Legion Auxiliary will have a potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m Monday, May 26, at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church Life Center. Mr. Ray Farley will be the guest speaker. Mr. Terry Jackson will provide a special musical program.

The Marshall County Memorial Library will be closed Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day.

The Town of Chapel Hill city offices will be closed Monday, May 26, in observance of

Memorial Day.

The Town of Cornersville city offices will be closed Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day.

All City of Lewisburg offices will be closed Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day. The Monday's garbage route will be run the following Thursday.

The Marshall County offices in the Courthouse, Courthouse Annex and Hardison Office Annex will be closed Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day.

27 The Marshall County Autism Support Group will meet from 10 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, May 27 in the Marshall Medical Center conference room. For more information call Karen Barker at 359-7189.

The Community Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular monthly meeting at noon Tuesday, May 27, at the City Hall, 131 East Church St.

The Town of Chapel Hill Budget Committee will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, at the Town Hall, 2202 Unionville Road.

The Mayor and Council of the City of Lewisburg will hold a special meeting at 4 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, at the City Hall, 131 East Church St.

The Marshall County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, followed by their regular meeting at 6 p.m. See paid ad for agenda.

29 The Marshall County Veterans Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 29, in Room 210 of the Hardison Annex Building, Lewisburg.

The Ellington Airport Board will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 29, in the airport terminal building, 1877 Franklin Pike. Lewisburg.

The Commissioners of the Lewisburg Housing Authority will hold their monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, at the George W. Turner Building, 741 Silver Street.

The Joint Economic and Community Development Board Nominating Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 29, in the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Tourism Committee will meet at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, May 29, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

30 The Marshall County Solid Waste Committee will be touring the Lawrence County Transfer and Recycling Facility on Friday, May 30. For more information, call Morgan Thomas at 359-0547.

31 Liggett Street Church of God will hold an Education Celebration at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 31 to recognize their Community Cares Partners. For more information call Karen Olayinka at 931-797-9235.

JUNE

2 The Lewisburg Gas Department will hold their regular monthly meeting at 5 p.m. Monday, June 2. Board members are James Chapman, Al Henderson, and Quinn Brandon.

The Marshall County Solid Waste Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, June 2, in the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

3 The Marshall County Historical Zoning Commission will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 3, in room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Beer Board will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday, June 3, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. See legal ad for agenda.

5 The Town of Cornersville will hold its regular meeting of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 5 at City Hall. The budget is on the agenda, and all citizens are welcome to attend.

7 Former students, faculty and friends are invited to the Morgan/Petersburg High School Annual Reunion, starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 7, at the Morgan/PHS Pavilion, Petersburg. For more information call Doug Rodes at 931-433-0875 or Cecil Scott at 931-433-6742.

Village Manor, 101 Tiger Blvd., Lewisburg, will sponsor a Fish Fry to benefit Katie Davenport on Saturday, June 7, from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. and from 4 to 6 p.m. For more information call Sherry Hunter, Renee Sherosky, Stanley Bivins or Hope Fleming at 270-0273.

The American Red Cross will hold a Blood Drive from noon to 6 p.m., Thursday, Monday, June 9, at Chapel Hill United Methodist Church, 316 N. Horton Pkwy. 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 information or to schedule an appointment, call 800-448-3543.

The deadline for applications to compete in the Chamber of Commerce's Miss Marshall County pageant is 4 p.m. Monday, June 9.

The Lewisburg Water and Sewer Board will conduct a budget workshop at 5:30 p.m. Monday, June 9, at the administrative office, 100 Water Street.

The Town of Petersburg will hold a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 9, in the Town Hall, to consider a request for re-zoning. The regular meeting of the Town of Petersburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen will immediately follow the public hearing.

11 The Chapel Hill Youth Football League monthly board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. The meeting is open to the public.

The Marshall County Chamber of Commerce and WAXO Radio and TV present "Marshall's Got Talent" at noon Saturday, June 5, at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. Winners will perform that night at the Miss Marshall County Pageant. For more information call the Chamber of Commerce at 359-3863.

2-6 The Lewisburg Parks & Recreation Department is sponsoring a softball camp for 1st through 6th graders, June 2-6, at the MCHS Girls' Softball Field. For information or to register call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

9-13 The Lewisburg Parks & Recreation Department is sponsoring a basketball camp for boys and girls, 1st through 6th grades, from 1-4 p.m. June 9-13, at the Rec Center. For information or to register, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

Registration is now open for the Lewisburg Parks & Recreation Department Summer Day Camp program. For information or to sign up, call the Sports Complex at 359-1593, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.