Friday, May 1, 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.

Kindergarten registration for the 2009-2010 school year in the Marshall County School System will be held Monday, May 11. Lewisburg students who plan to attend Oak Grove, Westhills, or Marshall Elementary will register at the Marshall County Board of Education at 700 Jones Circle in Lewisburg from 1 to 3 p.m. Cornersville students will register at Cornersville Elementary School and Chapel Hill students will register at Chapel Hill Elementary School between the hours of 1 and 3 p.m. Parents should bring the following documents to registration with them: immunization record, birth certificate (official copy; not mother's copy), child's social security card, current physical examination, and proof of Marshall County residency

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 was 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 Marshall County Board of Education Maintenance Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, May 4, at the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.


The Marshall County Records Committee will meet at 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 6, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.


The Safe and Drug Free Task Force Committee for Marshall County Schools will meet at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 7, at the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.


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 Berea Cemetery decoration will be on Saturday, May 9. Donations will be accepted.

Decoration day will be held at Mars Hill Cemetery on Saturday, May 9. Donations may be made at the cemetery or mailed to Thomas Whitsett, 3119 Pulaski Hwy, Cornersville, 37047.


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.

AARP # 5249 will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 11, in the Parlor of First United Methodist Church. The speaker will be Dr. Jeff Jordan, local optometrist. This should be of special interest to Seniors.


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.


A blood drive will be held Thursday, May 21, from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Church Street Church of Christ, 305 W. Church St., Lewisburg.


The Lewisburg Gas Department will hold its regular meeting at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, at 505 N. Ellington Pkwy.