Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Cornersville's Alisha Schmitt was one of 361 University of Montevallo students who were named to the Dean's List for the fall semester.

To make the Dean's List, a student must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and be a full-time student at the university.

Registration for Pre-Kindergarten is at the Marshall County Board of Education, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 23. Income and age qualifications must be met, and documentation must be provided. For more information, call 359-1581.

Registration for Kindergarten will be held on Tuesday, April 28, from 3 to 6 p.m. at Cornersville Elementary School and Chapel Hill Elementary School. For Lewisburg kindergarten students, registration is from 2 to 5 p.m. in the back conference room of the Lewisburg Gas Department, 505 N. Ellington Pkwy. If you have further questions, contact the offices of the schools or the attendance office at the Board of Education, 359-1581, ext. 44.

The South Central Human Resource Agency is still accepting applications for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program in Marshall County. Assistance is available to any eligible household who has not already received a LIHEAP payment since July 1, 2008.

Angel Food Ministries, known as Changing Lives Ministries that was located at Central Park, has moved to LifeSong Family Church. Contact Tammy Walker (637-0102) for more information or log on to


A Tax Day Tea Party will be held in Rock Creek Park, starting at 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 15. E-mail for more information.


The Marshall County Republican Women will hold their regular meeting at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 16, at First Commerce Bank, North Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg.

An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 16, at Church Street Church of Christ, 305 W. Church St., Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg American Legion Post 39 will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church Family Life Center.


The Senior Citizen covered-dish luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, April 17, at the Senior Citizens Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg.


The Genesco Employee Reunion will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. A potluck lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m.

A gospel singing will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at the First Baptist Church of Petersburg.

The March of Dimes Walk-A-Thon will be held Saturday, April 18, at Lewisburg Recreation Center.

There will be a gospel singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at Cross Keys Baptist Church. The groups will be the Leipers Fork Bluegrass and Brother John and The Gospel Carriers.

The monthly singing at the Shelbyville Church Of God Of Prophecy will be on Saturday, April 18, with supper beginning at 5 p.m. and singing beginning at 6. Featured singers will be "The Cedar City Quartet," from Lebanon.

The Chapel Hill TSA soccer league is having signups for fall at Henry Horton State Park from 9 a.m.-noon on April 18, May 9 and May 16. Parents wanting to coach must attend training through TSA -- a training session will be held April 25 in Chapel Hill from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Call 364-4985 to register for the training.


A fish fry to benefit Hayden Johnson, a 5-year-old receiving radiation treatment, will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 19, at the First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Live music will be provided by Chip Willmore.


The Marshall County Beer Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, April 20, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The American Legion will meet at 9 a.m. Monday, April 20, at Village Manor. Poppy Day plans will be made and yearly reports should be turned in.


The Marshall County Board of Public Utilities will hold its regular monthly board meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 21, at 624 West Commerce St., Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Middle School and Marshall County High School band boosters will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, in the MCHS band room.

The Petersburg Planning Commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, at the Town Hall.

Free workshops on the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will be held Tuesday, April 21, at the Maury County Career Center from 7:30 to 10 a.m.

An Ag Enhancement training covering changes in the co-op program and cost-share projects will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, at the Marshall Farmers Co-op. Call Rick Skillington (359-1929) for more information.


A seminar, "Financially Surviving a Job Loss," will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 22, at FiftyForward in College Grove.


The LifeSong Family Church in Lewisburg and Solid Ground Ministries/New River Fellowship in Cornersville will televise Dave Ramsey's Town Hall for Hope simulcast at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 23. Call 359-6112 (Lifesong) or 993-1144 (Solid Ground) for more information.

Maury Regional Medical Center will host an Infertility Support Group meeting from 6 until 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 23, in private dining room two on the ground floor. The infertility support group is open to any couple experiencing difficulty conceiving. For more information, call Julie Heffington at 931-490-7046.

The Marshall County Animal Control Committee will meet at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 23, in Room 2212 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

Beef Quality Assurance training sessions will be held at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at the Hardison Office Annex. Call Rick Skillington (359-1929) for more information.


The MCHS Boys' Soccer Auction will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, April 24, at 217 West Commerce St., Lewisburg.


Household Hazardous Waste Day will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 25, in the Goodwill Parking Lot at The Acres shopping center, Lewisburg. The Neighbors Helping Neighbors event will be at the same date and place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call Morgan Thomas at 359-0547 for more information.

The Marshall County Democrats will have a Fish Fry at noon Saturday, April 25, at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg. Call the County Chair, Chris Collins, at 931-637-5544 for more information.

The Relay for Life Survivors Team will hold a 'Womanless' Beauty Pageant at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 25, in the Cornersville High School Auditorium. Anyone wishing to participate in the pageant or help in any way, please call Ruth Ann Gentry 931-993-9938 or Trina Rios 931-224-9887.

The 13th Annual National Cornbread Festival will be held in South Pittsburg, Tenn. on April 25 and 26. For more information, visit


Marshall County Children and Families Task Force presents "A View from the Shadows: Understanding Child Sexual Abuse" at 6 p.m. Monday, April 27, at the Church Street Church of Christ, Lewisburg. To register (no charge) call 615-292-7027 or e-mail


An American Red Cross blood drive will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, at Marshall Medical Center, 1080 North Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg.

May 2

The Rock Creek Bible Society will hold its 195th consecutive meeting, starting at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Bethbirei Presbyterian Church. The preacher will be Jeff Eason; music will be provided by Alva Cavnar; and a potluck lunch will be served.

Village Manor will hold an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 2. For more information call 270-0273.