Friday, April 24, 2009

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.

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 Tornado Victims Fundraiser will be hosted by Miss Chapel Hill, Missy Minor, at Rex's Foodland in Chapel Hill on Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, April 26, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.


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

The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, April 24, at Westvue Church of Christ.


The Duck River Watershed Association, a citizen advocacy and watchdog group for the river, is holding its annual meeting at 10 a.m., Saturday, 25 April, at Henry Horton State Park.

A Marshall County and Friends Home Education Expo will be held at the Lewisburg Recreation Center upstairs meeting room from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 25. The free session will provide information for those interested in beginning the home-education process. A guest speaker, Jack Holman from Daniel 1 Academy, will speak on home schooling through high school.

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

There will be a Little People of America meeting at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 25, in the Maury County Park Civitan Shelter. Call 931-964-2246 for more information.

The Chapel Hill TSA Soccer League is having signups for fall at Henry Horton State Park from 9 a.m. to noon on May 9 and 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. to 1 p.m. Call 364-4985 to register for the training.

Glenns Chapel United Methodist Church on Highway 431 will host a gospel singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 25. Groups will be Jerry Lindsey and the Girls, along with the Galilaeans.

Oak Grove Elementary School will hold its spring fundraiser, Saturday, April 25, beginning at 6:30 a.m.


St. James Primitive Baptist Church will have its annual rally at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 26. Minister John O. Williams from Liberty Christian Bible Church will be the speaker. The choir from Liberty Christian will sing.


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

Marshall County Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, April 27, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. There is a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. See Legal Ad for Agenda.

Everyone interested in learning more about Fair Taxation or the Young Farmer and Rancher program is invited to attend a meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, April 27, in the community room of the First State Bank in Chapel Hill.

Lewisburg Electric System's Board of Public Utilities will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, April 27 at the LES office.


The Tennessee Department of Safety's new Driver Service Center at 4110 Thornton Taylor Pkwy, Fayetteville, will host an open house from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 28.

The Mayor and Council of the City of Lewisburg will hold a Budget Workshop at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, at the City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The Community Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at noon Tuesday, April 28, at the City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The Lewisburg Housing Authority will conduct its Annual Meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, at the George W. Turner Center, 741 Silver St. The regular monthly meeting for April 2009 will immediately follow the annual meeting.

Marshall County Buildings Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.


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.


There will be a special called meeting of the Marshall County Board of Education at 5 p.m Thursday, April 30, at the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg. The Budget Committee will meet immediately after the meeting.

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.

The Chapel Hill Youth Football League will be holding registration/sign-ups for football players and cheerleaders in all divisions from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Forrest High School Old Gym. League Fees are due at time of registration. No late registrations will be accepted.


The Sixth Annual Kidney Walk starts with registration at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 3, at Maury County Park. Carey Barr is the chair of the event. For more information, visit


Spencer's S&D will host free music at Cornersville City Park Saturday, May 9, from 1 to 8 p.m. Rain location: Lewis Chapel, located behind Cornersville City Park, Cornersville United Methodist Church.


The Alzheimer's Association presents their annual Caregiver Seminar from 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, May 14, at Motlow State Community College's Marcum Technology Center.

Culleoka Performing Arts presents "Radio Ballroom" on May 14, 15, and 16 at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium. Admission will be charged and tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance by calling the school at 931-987-2511, ext. 4250.