Friday, June 27, 2008

Kroger in Lewisburg is collecting pictures of your service men and women in uniform to display on a wall of honor during the week preceding the Fourth of July. Kroger also wants addresses of troops in order to send them gift boxes.


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.

The City of Lewisburg will hold a special called Council Meeting at noon Friday, June 27, at the City Hall, 131 East Church St. A budget workshop will follow.

There will be a Grief Support Group Potluck Meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, June 27, at Westvue Church of Christ, 1710 Mooresville Hwy, Lewisburg. Charles Hardison will be the speaker.

28 The Annual Duck River Cleanup will start at 7 a.m. Saturday, June 28. Volunteers will meet at the Henry Horton State Park Picnic Area. Lunch for the volunteers will be provided at 11 a.m. For more information call Linda Mulliniks at 359-1279.

The Liggett Street Church of God, Lewisburg, will hold a church tasting from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 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.

The Berlin Community is holding a hamburger/ice cream supper from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, June 28 at the Berlin Spring to benefit the Volunteer Fire Department. For more information call Carolyn Johns at 270-8070.

The Mooresville Fire Department is holding their famous hamburger and homemade ice cream supper, starting at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the Fire Hall, 3054 Demastus Rd., Culleoka. All proceeds go towards needed fire equipment.

There will be a Gospel Singing at 6 pm. Saturday, June 28, at Farmington Baptist Church, featuring The Encouragers and The Joyful Hearts. For more information call Bobby Bivens at 364-4858 or 703-7650.

The Praisers of Culleoka and The Resurrections of Greenbriar will be appearing at the Glenn's Chapel United Methodist Church Gospel Singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 28. The church is between Columbia and Franklin on Hwy 431.

29 Caney Springs Pentecostal Holiness Assembly will hold their Homecoming at 10 a.m. Sunday, June 29, with preacher Herman Sparks and singers The Lord's Servants. Everyone is welcome.

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.

The Lewisburg Recreation Board will hold their regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 30, in the large meeting room at the Recreation Center, 1551 Mooresville Hwy.

Lewisburg Electric System's Board of Public Utilities will hold their regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, June 30, at the LES office, 599 W. Ellington Pkwy. The meeting is open to the public.


1 & 2 Liggett Street Church of God will hold Vacation Bible School from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 1, and Wednesday, July 2. All ages are welcome. (NO class on June 30.)

1 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.

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 The Chapel Hill Town Hall will be closed on Thursday, July 3, as well as Friday, July 4. It will re-open at 7:30 a.m. Monday, July 7.

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 & 5 The Marshall County Memorial Library will be closed all day on Friday, July 4, and Saturday, July 5.

4 All City of Lewisburg offices will be closed on Friday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.

The Cornersville City Hall will be closed on Friday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. It will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, July 7.

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

The Fox Family Reunion '08 will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 5, at Henry Horton State Park. For more information contact Victor Henderson at 615-243-8930.

8 The Town of Chapel Hill Beer Board will meet at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 8, at the Police and Fire Department, to consider an application for on-premises consumption. They will hold a work session following the meeting.

The Chapel Hill Touchdown Association will hold a general membership meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, in the Media Room of the Lions Club Field House. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.

9 The Chapel Hill Youth Football League monthly board meeting will be held at 6 p.m Wednesday, July 9, at the Fire Hall. This meeting is open to the public.

26 Miss Independence Pageant, for girls 0-18 and boys 0-5, will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at Richland High School, Lynnville. For more information call Beth Hall at 424-3594. Entry deadline is July 14.

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.


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.

The Caney Spring Baptist Church will hold "Family at Five" at 5 p.m. every Sunday afternoon. There will be special activities for the whole family.

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.

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.