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Briefs

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Elyse Thomas, the daughter of Rev. Steve and Paula Thomas of Lewisburg, has qualified for the Fall 2009 Dean's List at Belmont University. She is majoring in Spanish and minoring in education, and plans to teach English language learners after graduation.

In His Image Pregnancy Resource Center urgently needs diapers (size Newborn through 6) and wipes. The Center has been blessed to help many families in Marshall County, but their supplies are almost depleted. To help, please call the Director, Shirley Lowe, at 359-2304 or visit the Center at 218 Martin Street.

Chapel Hill Soccer, a TSSA league, will hold sign-ups for spring soccer from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday Feb. 6 and Feb. 13, at the Chapel Hill Cumberland Presbyterian Church (in front of Forrest School). Children ages 4-14 can sign up and all Marshall County children interested in playing are welcome. For more information, please call 364-4985 or e-mail jaws0217@yahoo.com.

AYSO Soccer signups will be held Saturday, Feb. 6 (10 a.m.-1 p.m.) and Feb. 7 (1-4 p.m.) at the Lewisburg Recreation Center.

Final signups for Tball, softball and baseball will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at all locations. Feb. 8, 9 and 10, registration will be at the Richard Cashion Complex only from 5 to 7 p.m.

Goodwill Career Solutions will offer training classes in Retail Certification, Job Readiness, and OHSA Forklift Training in January and February. For more information call Jamie Bone at 359-4243.

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The Shelbyville Retired Telecom Pioneers will have a luncheon meeting at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, 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 Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at the West Seventh Street Church of Christ in Columbia. For more information, call 931-490-7074.

The First United Methodist Church of Lewisburg will present Soul Cafe, starting at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at the McKnight Ministry Center. There will be gourmet food, followed by a variety of workshops, including Grace Zone for children 4-12. Childcare for younger children will be available.

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The Marshall County High School Counseling Department is hosting a Financial Aid Workshop at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, in the MCHS Library. Financial aid information, including the FAFSA form and the Hope lottery scholarship, will be discussed, and all interested students and parents are urged to attend.

The Town of Cornersville will hold its regular meeting of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, at City Hall. The meeting is open to the public and all citizens are welcome to attend.

The Marshall County Board of Education Budget Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, at the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.

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The African American Heritage Society will present their 9th Annual Black Tie Affair, starting at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5, at Embassy Suites, Cool Springs. For tickets or more information, contact Alma McLemore at 615-791-1294 or Tom Murdic at 615-794-6029.

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There will be a benefit auction and lunch for the family of Jerry Nelson, starting at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at the City Outreach Ministries Building, 221 Burt Street, Shelbyville. For more information call 359-4506 or 684-4161 ext. 765.

The Marshall County Youth Baseball and Softball registration will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at Lewisburg Recreation Center, Chapel Hill High School old gym, Cornersville High School cafeteria, and Marshall County baseball complex; or register online at www.mcybs.com.

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The Marshall County Historical Society will hold its quarterly meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, at the Historical Museum in the Hardison Office Annex, Lewisburg. Bill Massey will give the history of WJJM radio station. The public is invited to this free presentation.

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The MCHS Band Boosters will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, in the band room.

The JECDB Executive Board Committee of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet 8:15 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, at the Columbia State Community site in Conference Room 122.

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The February CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. This meeting is open to the public.

The First United Methodist Church of Lewisburg will hold the final session of Soul Cafe, starting at 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, at the McKnight Ministry Center. There will be gourmet food, followed by a variety of workshops, including Grace Zone for children 4-12. Childcare for younger children will be available.

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The Marshall County Animal Control Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

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"Be Part of the Gift" fundraiser for kidney transplant patient Betty Carol Anderson and her son, and donor, David Lynch, will be held from 2 to 8 p.m. at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. There will be music, contests, an auction, and food. For more information, e-mail ray@rayhenson.com or call 615-730-0913.

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The Town of Chapel Hill City Offices will be closed on Monday, Feb. 15, in observance of Presidents' Day. The offices will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16.

The Election Commission Office will be closed Monday, Feb. 15, for President's Day.

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Join us for birthday potluck at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, and be a part of the History of College Grove Round Table. The committee which has been working at Fifty Forward since 2004 to produce a history book is almost through. They want to share with you some of the hundreds of photographs and stories which have been submitted for the book and get your comments and corrections before sending the manuscript to the publisher. The program will include a slide show of pictures and an opportunity to read part of the manuscript. Bring a covered dish and enjoy a presentation full of interesting history of the College Grove Community.

The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, at the West Seventh Street Church of Christ in Columbia. For more information, call 931-490-7074.

There will be a USDA Commodity Distribution from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. You must have your new pink commodity card. If you need a card or would like to sign up, visit SCHRA, 1572 Old Columbia Hwy, Lewisburg. For more information, call Juli or Tonya at 359-6393.

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The Marshall County Solid Waste Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, on the second floor of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. The meeting scheduled for Feb. 11 has been canceled.