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Briefs

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

To receive text alerts on blood inventory levels, schedule a donation appointment, or locate the nearest blood drive, donors may now subscribe to Red Cross texting by sending redcross to 42227 or registering online at www.bloodisneeded.org.

The Marshall County Memorial Library is open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Library will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 18 (working on some technical issues) and for the Thanksgiving Holiday (Thursday, Nov. 26, through Saturday, Nov. 28).

Cornersville FFA is selling fruit and meat. Call 931-652-8974 or 931-993-2864 for more information.

A local "Cowboys For Christ" chapter is forming. It will be open to Marshall and surrounding counties. If interested in participating please send email to taxntime@hotshotwireless.com or call 359-8440.

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American Legion Post 39 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars will conduct the annual Veterans Day Memorial Ceremony at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, on the public square in Lewisburg. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved to the Dixie Theater.

Veterans may golf for free at Saddle Creek Golf Club on Wednesday, Nov. 11. Contact Saddle Creek Golf Club, 1480 Fayetteville Hwy, Lewisburg, by calling 270-7280.

The office of City Hall in Cornersville will be closed on Wednesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12.

The Marshall County Board of Public Utilities, 624 West Commerce St, Lewisburg, will be closed on Wednesday, Nov. 11, for Veterans Day. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 12.

The Town of Chapel Hill City Offices will be closed on Wednesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. The offices will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov.12.

All Lewisburg City Offices will be closed on Wednesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. The garbage route will be picked up as normal.

The November CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. Board members will be nominated, and nominees must be present. This meeting is open to the public.

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The Alzheimer's Association Marshall County Caregiver Support Group will meet at noon Thursday, Nov. 12, at the Marshall County Senior Citizens Center, 230 College St, Lewisburg. Refreshments will be provided. Call Tammy Been at 359-3563 or Patsy Graves at 359-4506 for more information.

The Police Advisory Board will hold its regular monthly meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, at the Lewisburg Police Department, 101 Water Street.

The Marshall County Solid Waste Committee will reconvene the Oct. 27 meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, on the second floor of the Marshall County Courthouse Annex.

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There will be a turkey supper and silent auction at Chapel Hill Elementary School from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13. Tickets must be purchased in advance: no tickets will be sold at the door.

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A fish fry and auction to benefit Chase Pierrot who is suffering from FAP, a hereditary cancer, will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. For more information call Jason Bennett (931-224-9637) or Randal McCoy (615-478-2288).

Farmington United Methodist Church will hold a Gospel Singing, featuring Driven and The Whaley Family, at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14. Refreshments will be served.

Chapel Hill United Methodist Women are hosting their annual "A Taste of This and That" from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, in the Chapel Hill UMC Family Life Center.

The Elks Club Hoop Shoot starts at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at Lewisburg Middle School for girls and boys ages 8-13 as of April 1, 2010. There's no charge for the event. Winners of each of three age groups may compete at New Prospect, Tenn. for a district title. Thereafter, winners compete in Franklin for a state title. For more information, call Kenneth Walker at 359-3190.

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The Alpha Kappa Club will host their annual Home Tour from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15, in Fayetteville. All proceeds benefit the Alpha Kappa College Scholarship Fund. For more information, call 433-2921 or 433-7990.

There will be a free concert to benefit Appalachian Outreach, featuring the Cavaliers Quartet and soloist Wes Adams, at the First Baptist Church, Lewisburg, at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15. Bring a non-perishable food item, warm clothes or blankets.

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There will be USDA Commodity Distribution from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. You must have your new PINK commodity card to receive your box. For more information, or to sign up, call 359-6393, or visit SCHRA, 1572 Old Columbia Hwy, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Purchasing Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

Marshall County Employees Benefits Committee will be reconvening their Oct. 29 meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Gas Department will be holding its monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, at 505 N. Ellington Pkwy.

The Lewisburg Recreation Board will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, in the large meeting room of the Lewisburg Recreation Center, 1551 Mooresville Highway.

The American Legion Auxiliary will hold its regular monthly meeting at 9 a.m. Monday, Nov. 16, at Village Manor.

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The MCHS Band Boosters will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, in the band room to elect a new vice president.

The Marshall County Youth Baseball and Softball Board will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, at the Richard Cashion Complex, Lewisburg.

The Cornersville Athletic Booster Club will hold their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, in the hospitality room at Cornersville High School Gym. All members are urged to attend.

The Chapel Hill Touchdown Association meeting has been moved to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, in the media room of the Lions Club Memorial Field House. Nominations will be taken for the 2010 board of directors.

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Marshall County Budget Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Emergency Communications District Board of Directors will hold their monthly meeting at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, at the Emergency Operations Center in the Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St, Lewisburg.

Vivian Michael with the Tennessee Regulatory Authority will speak about phone equipment for the hearing or visually impaired at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 18, at the Marshall County Senior Center. Call 359-1463 for more information.

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The South Central (East) Rural Planning Organization Executive Board will meet at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in the SunTrust Courthouse Annex Building, 222 West Madison St., Pulaski. This project is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Transportation. For more information, call Lisa Cross at 931-490-5890.

Inspirational speaker Blake McMeans will talk about the tragic mistake that changed his life forever from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at the Lewisburg campus of Columbia State Community College. This free event is sponsored by the Lewisburg Police Department and CSCC.

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A Senior Citizens Center Holiday Open House will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at the Marshall County Senior Center. Call 359-1463 for more information.

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The Marshall County Shrine Club is holding a Turkey Shoot from 9 a.m. until noon at the Delina Crossroads Market (old Delina Store). The prizes include a ham and a turkey. All proceeds benefit Shrine Hospitals for crippled or burned children.

The Marshall County Red Cross will sponsor a Christmas Village from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. For booth rentals and more information, call the Red Cross at 359-1211, or event chair Anna Childress at 359-3918.

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The Marshall County Board of Commissioners will meet 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex. See Friday's Tribune for the agenda.

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The Marshall County Agricultural Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St, Lewisburg.