Wednesday, January 6, 2010

The Marshall County Youth Baseball and Softball Registration will be held Jan. 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Registration will be held at Lewisburg Recreation Center, Chapel Hill High School old gym, Cornersville High School cafeteria, Marshall County Baseball Complex, or register online at

Youth Villages offers free orientation sessions for people of all ages interested in learning more about becoming foster parents. Free orientation sessions are set for Jan. 6 at 4 p.m.; Jan. 11 at 11 a.m.; Jan. 14 at 4 p.m.; Jan. 22 at 3 p.m.; and Jan 26 at noon at the Youth Villages office in Columbia at 115 Dyer Street, Suite 1.


The Shelbyville Retired Telecom Pioneers will have a luncheon meeting at 11:30 Wednesday, Jan. 6, at Parkway Cafeteria (formerly Richard's) in Shelbyville. All telephone company retirees (AT&T, BellSouth, etc.) who live in the areas of Fayetteville, Lewisburg, Manchester, Shelbyville, Tullahoma and Winchester are invited.


The Town of Cornersville will hold its regular meeting of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, at City Hall. The meeting is open to the public and all citizens are welcome to attend.

The Airport Board of the City of Lewisburg will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, at Ellington Airport, 1877 Franklin Pike.

The Marshall County Education Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

Due to the forecast of snow, the Care Kitchen will not be held on Thursday, Jan. 7.


There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, at NHC Oakwood, Lewisburg. Call Heather Clark at 359-3563 to schedule your appointment.

The Cornersville Athletic Booster Club will hold a meeting on Friday, Jan. 8, in the hospitality room at Cornersville High School Gym between the boys' and girls' basketball games. All members are urged to attend.

The Alzheimer's Association will hold a free Lunch and Learn for caregivers from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, in the gymnasium of the First Presbyterian Church, 101 Mulberry Avenue, Fayetteville. John Hill, attorney with Fraley & Hill, will speak on "Eldar Care Law." The meeting is free of charge and lunch is provided by the Lincoln County Advisory Committee. Anyone caring for someone affected by Alzheimer's or a related disease is encouraged to attend. Please RSVP by Wednesday, Jan. 6. For more information or to reserve your place call the Alzheimer's Association at 1-800-272-3900.


The Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry Distribution is scheduled for Saturday Jan. 9. at the Borden Storage Building, 570 West Church Street, Lewisburg. Volunteers are asked to arrive around 8:30 a.m. and the truck should arrive at 9 a.m.


There will be a Road Committee meeting at 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 11, at the Marshall County Highway department.

The Marshall County Board of Education will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 11, at the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.


The Executive Board Committee of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, in conference room 118 at the Columbia State Community College Lewisburg site.


A meeting of the South Central Tennessee Workforce Board Local Workforce Investment Area Ten (LWIA 10) will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, at at the Tennessee Career Center, 119 Nashville Highway-Suite 106, Columbia.


The Alzheimer's Association Marshall County Caregiver Support Group will meet at noon Thursday, Jan. 14, at the Senior Citizens Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg. Refreshments will be provided. If you have a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or a related disorder please come join our group to learn more. For more information, call Tammy Been at 359-3563, Patsy Graves at 359-4506 or the Alzheimer's Association at 1-800-272-3900.

The Police Advisory Board will hold its regular monthly meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, at the Lewisburg Police Dept., 101 Water Street.


The Town of Chapel Hill City Offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The office will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19.


There will be an information session on the upcoming Entrepreneur Classes to be offered at CSCC-Lewisburg at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, at the Tennessee Career Center of the Columbia State Community College Campus in Lewisburg. If you ever wanted to start your own business, take this opportunity to learn more about the Entrepreneur Classes that will teach you everything you need to know.


There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 21, at the Church Street Church of Christ, 305 W. Church St., Lewisburg. In an effort to help provide a smooth flow of donors, the American Red Cross has provided a web site through which you can schedule a donation time. During the blood drive, donors with pre-scheduled appointments will be given priority over non-scheduled donors. Visit to register and select an appointment time.