Friday, August 7, 2009

The Farmers Market's Tuesday hours have changed 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Fridays will remain the same: 6 a.m. until noon.

Clay Hill United Methodist Church is now offering free one-on-one tutoring in reading. Let God bless us by helping you. For more information call 931-364-7648 before 8:30 p.m.

A Work Ethic Training Course, taught by Betsye Ledford of Ledford Employee Exchange, is being offered as a part of Ratchet Up Marshall County, sponsored by South Central Tennessee Workforce Board. This four-hour course will cover work ethic in the workplace. Employers can have employees sign up for the course and need only to pay the employees for the four-hour class in order to meet the match of the Ratchet Up grant funding. Space is still available for Aug. 12 and 19 at Lewisburg Printing and for Aug. 26 at CSCC-Lewisburg. Space is limited, so register early. To register or get more information, contact Greg Lowe at or call 359-1544.

The Berlin Volunteer Fire Department will begin a district-wide door-to-door fund raising campaign. Supporters will receive family photos. Call Chief Joe Greer (359-4100) or Capt. Scott Allen (359-7071) for more information.

Marshall County Memorial Library will have new hours beginning Monday: Mondays and Tuesdays from 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Wednesdays from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursdays from 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Fridays from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; and Saturdays from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.


The first full day of school in Marshall County is Friday, Aug. 7. Buses will run on this date.

Marshall County Nominating Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

Cornersville High School Football is hosting their annual fish fry/scrimmage from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7. The Bulldogs will be scrimmaging Middle Tennessee Christian School at 3 p.m. All proceeds benefit the football squad.


The Wiser Family Reunion will be held on Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Griffin Park Large Shelter in Shelbyville. A potluck meal will be served around noon, and tableware and paper products will be furnished.

There will be a Country Boy Horse Show at Robin Hood Road, Lewisburg, starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8.

A hamburger and ice cream supper will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at Farmington United Methodist Church.

A men's softball tournament will be held on Saturday, Aug. 8, at Magazine Road Park in Pulaski. Deadline to enter was Aug. 5. Call 931-363-6741 or 931-638-1452 for more information.

There will be a singing at Mt. Lebonon Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8. It will feature Master's Four (Kevin Turner) from Pulaski.

The Giles County Gospel Music Association will be hosting a singing at the Giles County High School on Saturday, Aug. 8. Admission and parking are free.


Marshall County Youth Football will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 9, at the new field on Spring Place Road.


The Marshall County Solid Waste Committee meeting that was scheduled for August 4 has been rescheduled for Monday, Aug. 10, at 5:30 p.m. in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.


The Marshall County Republican Party will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11, at the Republican Headquarters on the Lewisburg square. For more information, contact party chairman Mike Sherrell at 270-9730.

The Town of Chapel Hill Park and Recreation Board will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11, at the Chapel Hill Police and Fire Department, 119 North Horton Parkway, Chapel Hill.

The American Legion Post 39 will host a Fifth District Meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11, at Cumberland Presbyterian Church. All members and guests are invited.


The August CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12, 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, Aug. 13, at the Lewisburg Police Department, 101 Water St.


Cops for Kids will hold a fundraiser at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg, on Saturday, Aug. 15, starting with registration for the 5K Run-Walk at 6 a.m. and ending with an auction of donated items at 1 p.m. Admission will be charged.

Battle of the Bands starts at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg.

Marshall County High School's Tiger and Tigerette golf teams will hold their 10th annual golf tournament, a four-man scramble at Saddle Creek Golf Club, on Saturday, Aug. 15, with lunch and the driving range open at noon and a shotgun start at 1:30 p.m. There will be door prizes and a closest-to-the-pin contest. Call 270-7280 to enter.

Volunteers are needed for Kids Day on Saturday, Aug. 15. It's an event sponsoring the March of Dimes and all profits will be donated. Call Shari Allen at 359-5687 or 993-2434 for more information.

Cross Keys Baptist Church will hold a gospel singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, featuring The Encouragers and Bro. John and the Gospel Carriers. Everyone is welcome.


The new Gospel Spirituals will be celebrating their anniversary at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, at Giles County High School, Pulaski.


U.S. Dept. of Agriculture commodities will be distributed from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 19, at the National Guard Armory in Lewisburg.


The Republican Women of Marshall County will hold their regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m Thursday, Aug. 20, at the Republican Headquarters on the Lewisburg Square. The guest speaker is Lou Ann Zelenik of the Rutherford County Republican Party. For more information, contact Susan Hooten (293-4490) or Shirley Lowe (359-2304).