Friday, May 29, 2009

The door-prize winners at the Technology Fair were: Amy Clark, HP Procurve Networking Switch from MXN Corp.; David Lovell, Bluetooth from AT&T; and Debbie Montgomery, one ounce of silver from Bank of America.

Marshall County Memorial Library is having its Summer Reading Program this summer. It begins at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 4, and runs every Thursday through July 16.

The Lewisburg Parks & Recreation Department is sponsoring a Mini Cheer Camp for 4- to 10-year-olds, from June 22 through 25, at the Rec Center gym. For more information, or to register, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

The Marshall County Budget Committee will be meeting on Thursdays from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. on the following dates to start the budget process: June 4, June 11, and June 18. The meetings will be held in Room 2212 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.


The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, May 29, at Westvue Church of Christ, Lewisburg.


Fall Soccer Sign-Ups will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, and also June 6 and 20, at the soccer field on Spring Place Road. For more information call Ronda Farmer at 359-9184, or visit

The Tindell-Ervin Reunion will be held on Saturday, May 30, at 3561 Franklin Pike, the home of Bert and Sandra Everson, the old Tindell-Ervin homeplace. Lunch is at noon. For more information, call Linda Tindell at 359-4748.

The Belfast Country Boy Horse Show will start at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 30. The show is sponsored by the Lions Club. Call 993-3187 or 276-2305 for more information.

The Lewisburg Police and Fire Departments will have a child car seat safety checkpoint at the Wal-Mart parking lot from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, May 30.

June 1

The Solid Waste Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 1, in Room 2212 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

Marshall County EMS Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Monday, June 1, at 728 South Ellington Parkway.

The Industrial Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at noon Monday, June 1, at Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church Street.


The Marshall County School System will hold new student registration from 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, June 2. This is for students who were not enrolled in Marshall County Schools last year. Students who are transferring from Lewisburg to Cornersville or Chapel Hill, or the opposite, will also need to register. For more information about where to register and what documents to bring, call the Central Office at 359-1581.

Marshall County Tourism ECD Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 2, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.


The Marshall County Animal Control Committee will meet at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, June 4, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg, to review the 2009-2010 budget.


The Dixie Theatre will host an A cappella group from Illinois called BLEND at 7 p.m. Friday, June 5. Tickets may be purchased one hour before the show at the theatre, or reserve tickets by calling Faris at 359-6454. The show is a benefit for the Dixie as proceeds will be split 50/50. BLEND is a show for everyone, bringing back all those great memories of the '50s and '60s with a twist of fun. The Platters, Bill Haley's Comets, The VanDells, and The Drifters are only a few of the groups whose songs will be performed.


The Friends of Henry Horton State Park will hold a 5K Run/Walk at the park on Saturday, June 6. Registration starts at 6:15 a.m. and the run is at 7 a.m. An entry fee will be charged to raise money for two swings for special needs children. For more information, call Cecile Wiser at 931-212-0823, Stacey Cothran 615-202-3585, or Teresa Dugger 931-619-8590.

In conjunction with the TWRA's free fishing day throughout the state, the Lewisburg Parks & Recreation Department will host a free lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 6, at the shelter at Lewisburg Lake (formerly New Lake). The city will be releasing tagged fish worth $20 in prize money if caught. Doug Lowery of the TWRA will be at the shelter from 8 a.m. to noon. Please come by and enjoy a free lunch and a free day of fishing. For more information, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

The annual Morgan School/Petersburg High School reunion will be held on Saturday, June 6, starting at 10 a.m. All former students, faculty, and friends are invited. For more information, call Cecil Scott (615-804-2061), Kathy Sorrells (931-659-9164), or Paulette Carver (931-433-0859).

The Petersburg Senior Center will host a spring gospel singing at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, June 6. The Melody Five will sing. For more information call Kay Boles at 659-9654.


A blood drive will be held from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, June 8, at Chapel United Methodist Church on North Horton Parkway.

AARP # 5249 will meet for their Annual Potluck Picnic at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 8, in the Church Parlor of First United Methodist Church, Lewisburg. Entertainment will be provided by "Boys from Down the Road."

Marshall County Education Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m Monday, June 8, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg


The June CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. This meeting is open to the public.