Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Applications are now being accepted for Tennessee's Little Miss pageant to be held Saturday, June 13, at the Decatur County Civic Center in Parsons. Great prizes and savings bonds will be awarded. Call 731-852-3444 or 731-852-4270 for more information.


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.

The Cedar Grove Cemetery Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 30, at the Ransom Chapel Church, to discuss business pertaining to the cemetery.

The final day to register for the 2009 Bible Bee will be April 30. Go to for more details on how to register and win money with this contest.

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 Marshall County NAACP will host their 41st Freedom Fund Banquet at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Lewisburg Rec. Center. Tickets can be purchased at the door or call Gary Davis at 276-2479. Their guest speaker will be Marichal Gentry, the Associate Dean of Yale College.

A free conference on "Life Skills for Traumatic Brain Injury Survivors" will be presented by the Epilepsy Foundation of Middle and West Tennessee from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Heritage Bank and Trust, next to Sloan Ford in Columbia. Registration is required by April 30; call 931-684-5222 or 1-800-244-0768.

The Berlin Volunteer Fire Department will hold an open house and resident appreciation day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the Fire Hall.


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


Marshall County EMS Committee will meet at 5 p.m Monday, May 4, at 728 South Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg, to review the budget.

The Industrial Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regularly scheduled monthly meeting at noon Monday, May 4, at the City Hall, 131 E. Church St.

The Lewisburg Recreation Board will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 4, at the City Hall, 131 East Church St.


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.

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 Forrest High School baccalaureate will be held at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 10, at the school's auditorium with Katie Harris as the guest speaker.


The Marshall County Solid Waste Committee will meet and host an open house at 9 a.m. Monday, May 11, at the Solid Waste Office, 230 College Street Suite 160, Lewisburg. The purpose of the meeting will be to celebrate the success of the city's curbside recycling program, to tour the recycling facility, and to inspect the new baler and sort line.


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.


The Forrest High School graduation will be held Saturday, May 16, at 9 a.m. in the school's gym.