Wednesday, June 3, 2009

John Connor of Lewisburg scored a hole in one April 18 on the par-4 ninth hole at the Ewell Butler Golf Course at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. He used a driver. The witnesses were Kirk McLean and Phillip Hightower.

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 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 Marshall County Board of Education Director's Evaluation Committee will meet on Thursday, June 4 at 5 p.m. in the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle.


The Whittaker Church of God, Shelbyville, will be holding "Fun in the Son! Kids Krusade 2009," at 6 p.m. Friday, June 5, and Saturday, June 6, and at 11 a.m. Sunday, June 7. For more information call 684-3879 or visit

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).

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

Mount Moriah Baptist Church will be holding Vacation Bible School, starting with a kick-off party with food, games, and fun from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 6, and ending with Family Night, with a free supper and wild animal show, at 6 p.m. Friday, June 12. For more information, call 359-0188 ext 101. If you need a ride, call Mr. Allen at 270-1923.

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 the Chapel Hill 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 Full Board of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 9, at the First State Bank, Chapel Hill.


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.


The Police Advisory Board will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 11, at the Lewisburg Police Dept., 101 Water Street.

The Lewisburg Cruise-In Committee is to meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 11, at City Hall.


A blood drive will be held from noon until 6 p.m. Thursday, June 18, at the Church Street Church of Christ, 305 W. Church St., Lewisburg.


The Rocket Band of Blue will have open registration for the Junior Color Guard day camp from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20, at the Forrest High School band room. Call Sally Ann Barnes (931-212-2632) or Denise Cannon (931-242-0853).


The Marshall County Rules Committee will meet at 5:15 p.m., Monday, June 22, in Room 2212 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.