Friday, February 19, 2010

Girl Scout Cookie Booths will be available at the following businesses: Kroger: Feb. 19, 20, 21, 24, 26, 27 and 28. Wal-Mart: Feb. 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, and 28. Rex's Foodland in Chapel Hill: Feb. 20. The purchase of Girl Scout Cookies helps fund camping, educational trips, programs, and community service projects for girls in Marshall County. Through the Girl Scout Cookie Program, girls learn how to work together as a team, set goals and develop plans to reach for those goals. Additionally, they cultivate interpersonal communications skills and acquire knowledge in marketing, money management and customer service.

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.

Columbia State's Center for Economic and Workforce Development is offering emergency medical services training to help professionals maintain current skills, develop new skills, and meet continuing education requirements. The EMT Refresher and EMT Extended Skills classes are being offered during the spring semester. To register or request additional information on these and other non-credit courses, please call Columbia State's Center for Economic and Workforce Development at 931-540-2659. Outside Maury County, call toll-free 877-886-8823.


The Senior Citizens Covered-Dish Luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 19, at the Senior Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg.

The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19, at Westvue Church of Christ. Mark Blalock is the speaker.


The Giles County Gospel Music Association will be hosting a free singing at The Well Church of God, 1832 Kay Dr., Pulaski, at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20. The featured group is The Holley Family from Hohenwald, and local artists will also perform.


The Lewisburg Gas Department will have its regular monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22, at 505 North Ellington Pkwy.

Marshall County Education Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Commission will hold a Budget Work Session following the County Commission meeting on Monday, Feb. 22, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. Starting time will be approximately 6:45 p.m.

The Marshall County Children's choir, under the direction of Elise Dumser, will resume at 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22, at the First Baptist Church. Returning members should come prepared to stay; new children (grades 3-8) should be there at 4 p.m. with a parent.

Lewisburg Electric System's Board of Public Utilities will hold their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22, at 599 West Ellington Pkwy. The meeting is open to the public.


There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, at Cornersville First Baptist Church, 2966 Pulaski Hwy, Cornersville. You can schedule a blood donation appointment online at

The Community Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular monthly meeting at noon Tuesday, Feb. 23, at the City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The Lone Oak Cemetery Advisory Board will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, at Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The Lewisburg Housing Authority Board of Commissioners meeting for February will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 23, at the George W. Turner Building, 741 Silver Street.


The computer room at Marshall County Memorial Library will be closed all day Wednesday, Feb. 24.


The Cornersville Action Team (CAT) will host a spaghetti supper at Cornersville Elementary School from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25. Go plates are available and tickets can be purchased in advance. For more information, contact Cornersville Elementary School at 293-2327.

The Marshall County High School Concert Choir will present a Sacred Concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb.25, at First Baptist Church, Lewisburg. Students will perform hymns, anthems and spirituals. The concert is free and open to the public.

The Marshall County Board of Education Policy Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, at the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.


There will be a Fish Fry and Gospel Singing to benefit the Meeks family, starting at 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at Farmington United Methodist Church. The singing at 7 p.m. will feature the Gospel quartet Driven and the Mathis/Whaley Family Singers. For tickets call Johnny Brown (359-3814), Mary Weldon (381-0042), or Pastor Leland Carden (359-8436).

March 6

FiftyForward College Grove presents the Senior Center for the Arts production of SWING! directed and choreographed by Kate Adams-Johnson, at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 6, in the College Grove Artsitorium.