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Wednesday, November 18, 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 email taxntime@hotshotwireless.com or call 359-8440.

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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 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.

The Chapel Hill Parks and Recreation Board will meet 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall.

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A Holiday Open House will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at the Marshall County Senior Citizens Center, Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St, Lewisburg. There will be refreshments, music, and door prizes. For more information call 359-1463.

Goodwill Solutions in Lewisburg will have OSHA certified forklift training on Friday, Nov. 20. For more information, call Tracy McMahon at 359-4243.

The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, at Westvue Church of Christ. Marlin Finley will be the speaker.

A free seminar on Medicare prescription drug coverage changes will be presented at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, in the Auxiliary Conference Room at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. Jan Graves, coordinator of the State Health Insurance Assistance Program, will provide information about the changes to the Medicare Part D Program. The Part D Annual Enrollment period is from Nov. 15 to Dec. 31.

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The Mooresville Volunteer Fire Department will be raising funds with a bake sale in front of the Lewisburg Wal-Mart, starting at 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 21.

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.

The Marshall County Memorial Library is sponsoring a lecture and book signing by genealogist John Baker at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, in the First National Bank Community Room.

"Cookies with Santa" will be held at Marshall County Chiropractic, 1270 S. Ellington Pkwy from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21. For more information call 359-5687.

The Lords House of Prayer, 1205 Nashville Hwy, will have a B-B-Q meal at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, followed at 6 p.m. by singing and good Christian comedy from Trademake and cousin Cletus. Everyone is welcome.

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There will be singing and dinner at Brown Teal Baptist Church, Howell, starting at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22. Wanda Tate will be singing.

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There will be a Bone Marrow Drive from 1 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, at the Chapel Hill United Methodist Church. Matches are being sought for Samantha Abbott and others who need a bone marrow transplant. For more information, call Brandy Mayes at 364-4296.

The Marshall County Board of Commissioners will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. See Legals for the agenda.

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The Community Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at noon Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the City Hall, 131 East Church St.

The Lone Oak Cemetery Advisory Board will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church St.

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

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The Town of Chapel Hill City Offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, in observance of Thanksgiving Day. The office will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30.

The Marshall County Board of Public Utilities office at 624 West Commerce Street, Lewisburg, will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26, and Friday, Nov. 27, for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The office will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 30.

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The MCHS Class of 1969 Reunion will be held at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, at the Lewisburg Elks Lodge.

DEC. 1-3

Goodwill Solutions of Lewisburg will offer computer training in Word, Excel and PowerPoint on Dec. 1-3. For more information, call Tracy McMahon at 359-4243.

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There will be a free Test-Taking Strategies Workshop from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, at the Tennessee Career Center in Lewisburg. Strategies for high school juniors taking the ACT test will be included. For more information, call Tia Anderson at 359-9276.

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The Junior Auxiliary of Lewisburg will host a Coat Drive from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 12, at the Turner Center on Silver Street, Lewisburg.

The Ligget Street Church of God will present an original play, "Christmas with the Haves and Have Nots," at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, at the church, 834 Liggett St, Lewisburg. Admission is free, but donations to the tutoring program are appreciated. For more information call Karen Olayinka at 931-797-9235.