Wednesday, June 18, 2008

On June 4, Andy Cook of Lewisburg used 4-wood to score a hole in one on the par-4 ninth hole at the Lewisburg Recreation Center's Ewell Butler golf course. The witnesses were Drew Sanford, John Keny, and Keifer Hodge.

The University of Memphis Dean's List for the spring 2008 semester includes Laura J. Bailey, Daniel G. Brannon, Kiley M. Lintz, and Justin D. Perry, all of Lewisburg; Tiffany D. Fralix of Cornersville; and Abby K. Hagan and Jack R. Hagan, both of Petersburg.

Jessica Redmond of Lewisburg was named to the President's List and graduated from Freed-Hardeman University with a bachelor's degree in psychology. Holly Whitworth, also of Lewisburg, was named to the Freed-Hardeman Dean's List.

Foundation for Intercultural Travel is seeking host families for English-speaking exchange students ages 15 to 18 who will stay for a semester or a whole academic year. For more information about hosting a student, call Mike Bailey at 931-212-3476 or 877-439-7862.


19 The County Clerk's Office (only) will be closed all day on Thursday, June 19.

There will be a Marshall County Road Committee meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday, June 19, at the Marshall County Highway Department.

The American Red Cross will hold a Blood Drive from noon to 6 p.m., Thursday, June 19, at 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 information or to schedule an appointment, call 800-448-3543.

The Lewisburg Water and Sewer Board will meet in regular session at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 19, in the Board Room at 100 Water Street.

The Republican Women of Marshall County will hold their regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 19, at Shoney's in Lewisburg. For more information call Lynda Sherrell at 270-9730.

The Lewisburg American Legion Post 39 will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 19, at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church Life Center.

20 A Senior Citizens covered-dish luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 20, at the Senior Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg. The public is welcome. For more information call 359-1463.

Relay for Life starts at 6 p.m. Friday, June 20, at the Expo Center on Robin Hood Road, Lewisburg. Come help us celebrate, remember, and fight back against cancer!

21 The 14th Annual RC-Moon Pie Festival takes place from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Saturday, June 21, in Bell Buckle. For more information call 931-389-9663.

The Round Hill Missionary Baptist Church is sponsoring a Co-ed Softball Tournament at the Magazine Road Park in Pulaski on Saturday, June 21. The sign-up deadline is June 18; for more information call David Gardner at 931-638-1452 or 931-363-6741.

There will be a Vacation Bible School kickoff at East Commerce Baptist Church, Lewisburg, from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 21. Vacation Bible School for preschool through sixth grade is from 6 to 8:30 p.m. each evening from Sunday, June 22, to Thursday, June 26.

Cross Keys Baptist Church will hold a Gospel Singing at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 21, featuring Sugar Ridge Bluegrass and Bro. John and the Gospel Carriers. Everyone is welcome.

22-25 Liberty Valley Church of Christ will hold a Gospel Meeting from June 22 through June 25, starting with Sunday School at 9 a.m. Speaker is Corey Barnette and song director is Albert Carter.

23 The Emergency Management Committee will meet to re-evaluate the budget immediately following the County Court Meeting on Monday, June 23, in the County Court Meeting Room.

Smyrna Baptist Church, 113 Morningside Dr., Chapel Hill, is holding Vacation Bible School for third to fifth graders from 6 to 8 p.m. June 23 through 26, ending with Family Night on June 27. For more information call 364-7453.

The Marshall County Commission will hold their regular meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, June 23, at the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Cornersville Athletic Booster Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, June 23, in the hospitality room at the High School gym. All members are urged to attend.

24 The Marshall County Election Commission will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 24, in Suite 120 of the Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St., Lewisburg.

The Community Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular meeting at noon Tuesday, June 24, at the City Hall.

The Marshall County Extension Service will hold restricted-use private applicator pesticide certification and re-certification training for the last time this summer, starting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, at the Hardison Office Annex, Lewisburg. For more information call 359-1929.

25 Liggett Street Church of God's Summer Enrichment Tutoring Program starts at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 25. Call 931-797-9235 for details.

26 The City of Chapel Hill will conduct a Sobriety Check Point within the corporate limits on Thursday, June 26.

The Marshall County Veterans Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 26, in Room 210 of the Hardison School Annex, Lewisburg.

27 The Joint Economic and Community Development Board Executive Committee will meet at 8 a.m. Friday, June 27, at the Lewisburg Campus of Columbia State Community College.

28 The Belfast Community is holding a free Block Party from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the Lions Club. For more information call the Belfast Baptist Church at 276-2792.

30 The Town of Cornersville will hold a public hearing to amend their Urban Growth Boundary at 6 p.m. Monday, June 30, at City Hall, followed by a second reading of the budget.

Liggett Street Church of God will hold Vacation Bible School from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, June 30, through Wednesday, July 2. All ages are welcome.

The Tennessee Youth Baseball Association State Championship Tournaments for youths five through 12 years of age will be held in Murfreesboro during July. The deadline for TYBA Coach-Pitch Kid-Pitch State Tournaments is July 1. For more information contact 615-890-9382.


2 GED Class Orientation, Enrollment and Testing will be held at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 2, at the Marshall County Adult Learning Center, 1771 Jason Maxwell Blvd., Lewisburg. Call 359-7609 for more information.

3 There will be a Chamber Breakfast at the Lewisburg Recreation Center at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, July 3. Tickets must be purchased in advance from the Chamber of Commerce.

The Town of Cornersville will hold a public hearing to amend their Urban Growth Boundary at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 3, at City Hall, followed by the regular monthly meeting of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. The budget is on the agenda.

4 The Lewisburg Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring an Independence Day 5K Run and Walk, starting at with registration at 6 a.m. Friday, July 4. On the same day, starting at 9 a.m., they are sponsoring a Fun Doubles Tennis Tournament to benefit the MCHS tennis teams. For more information call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

5 The Marshall County Chamber of Commerce and WAXO Radio and TV present "Marshall's Got Talent" at noon Saturday, July 5, at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. Winners will perform that night at the Miss Marshall County Pageant. There will also be a Baby Contest, starting at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 5. For more information call the Chamber of Commerce at 359-3863 or go online to

28-31 Saddle Creek Golf Club is holding a Junior Golf Program from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., July 28 through 31, followed by a Championship and Awards Dinner on August 1. For more information, call Jamie Morefield, Jason Lopes, or Rob Browning at 270-7280.

The City of Mt. Pleasant is sponsoring a Farmers' Market from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Saturday until September in the City Hall parking lot. For more information, including how to participate as a vendor, call Teresa Davis at 931-379-7717.


26-27 The MCHS Class of 1978 will have their 30th Reunion on Friday and Saturday, September 26 and 27. For more information call 359-2366.