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Friday, March 19, 2010

The March of Dimes Tennis Bash will be held Saturday, April 3, at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. For further information, or to register by phone, call Rex Richardson at 359-7805 or 619-7805.

The Genesco Employee Reunion will be held Saturday, April 17, at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. For more information, call Gene Parsons at 359-5175.

Lewisburg Christian Academy, a non-denominational Christian school, is accepting applications for kindergarten and grades 1 and 2. Applications may be obtained daily from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Lifesong Family Church, 1041 S. Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg. For more information, call 931-246-9522.

Scholarships from the Marshall County Education Association and the Marshall County Retired Teachers Association are on offer for upcoming college juniors and seniors who are graduates of Marshall County high schools, are majoring in education, and plan to pursue a career in teaching. Applications are available at the guidance offices of all three high schools. Deadlines for application are April 26 and May 7, 2010.

The website to gain access to Marshall County Memorial Library's Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC) is: http://mcmlibtn.booksys.net

The Second Saturday of each month will be "Trade Day" in the Cornersville City Park. Vendors are welcome, along with anyone looking to buy, sell or trade items. For more information contact Ronnie Sharp at 293-2692 or 637-5819.

The Marshall County Soil Conservation District will be holding its annual tree giveaway this spring. Loblolly pine and pecan trees will be available. If you are interested in receiving free trees, please contact the District at 359-6268. You will be notified when to pick up the trees.

The Marshall County Soil Conservation District is hosting the Annual Mid-TN District Employee Daylily Fundraiser. The four varieties offered this year are: Stella de Oro (golden rebloomer), Chicago Apache (bright red 6" bloom), Kwanzo (double to triple 5" orange bloom), and Strawberry Candy (pink and rose 4" bloom). All orders must be prepaid and the deadline to place orders is Wednesday, March 31. Call the District at 359-6268 Ext. 3 to place an order.

"A Parent's Introduction to Special Education," a workshop for parents of children who are in special education or might need special education, will be held Thursday, April 6, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Marshall County Development Center. You must pre-register; the limit is 30 people. Call Becky Jamison at 931-359-1197.

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The Senior Citizens covered-dish luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 19, at the Senior Citizens Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg. The public is welcome.

The Giles County Gospel Music Association will hold their annual convention at 6:30 p.m. Friday, March 19, and Saturday, March 20, at the Giles County High School auditorium. Admission and parking are free, and concessions will be available. Featured groups will be Evening Praise and The Hogan Family (Friday) and The Kellys and Compassion (Saturday). Local artists will also perform. For more information, call Lesa Wilburn at 931-638-1597.

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The Community Tabernacle, 2340 Hwy. 64, Farmington, will hold a Gospel Singing at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 20. Elder Wayne Hayes and Faithful Few, The Wilsons, and the Liggett St. Church of God Choir will be featured. Everyone is invited -- door prizes will be awarded.

Cross Keys Baptist Church will hold a Gospel Singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 20, featuring The Calvary Trio and Bro. John and the Gospel Carriers. Everyone is welcome. Call Sue House at 791-0787 for more information.

The 2nd Annual Blooming Arts Festival, which showcases educational events and interactive exhibitions, will take place in Linden, Tenn. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 20. There will be fine arts, crafts, musical performances and food. A trolley will travel back and forth between the Linden Festival and the Buffalo River SpringFest in Lobelville. For more information, call 931-589-3031.

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A Gospel Singing will be held at St. James P.B. Church on Sunday, March 21, with groups from Alabama and surrounding counties scheduled to sing.

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The Marshall County Commission will have a Work Session immediately following their regular Monday, March 22, County Commission meeting. It will begin approximately at 6:45 p.m. in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Education Committee will meet at 5:15 p.m. Monday, March 22, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Town of Chapel Hill Budget Committee will meet at 4 p.m. Monday, March 22, at the Chapel Hill Police and Fire Department, 119 North Horton Parkway.

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There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, March 23, at Marshall Medical Center, 1080 N. Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg. You may schedule an appointment online at www.redcrossblood.org, or by calling 1-800-RED CROSS.

Marshall County Emergency Medical Services Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, at 728 S. Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg.

The Mayor and Council and the Industrial Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold a work session at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 23, at the City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

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The Tennessee Duck River Development Agency invites area citizens to a public Open House March 24 at the Henry Horton State Park Conference Lodge to view alternatives for the agency's Comprehensive Regional Water Supply Plan. Two sessions will be offered -- 1 to 3 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. For more information, call the Duck River Agency's Shelbyville office at 931-684-7820 or visit www.duckriveragency.org.

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The Marshall County Veterans Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 25, at 230 College Street, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Education Committee will be reconvening their March 9th meeting, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 25, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

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The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, March 26, at Westvue Church of Christ, Lewisburg. Marlin Finley is the scheduled speaker.

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Columbia State Community College's Professional Staff Organization will hold their 2nd Annual Flapjack Fundraiser from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, March 27, at Applebees, 705 South James Campbell Blvd, Columbia. For information about purchasing tickets contact Michael Sztapka at 931-540-2766. Proceeds from the fundraiser go toward a scholarship fund to benefit Columbia State students.

Caney Springs Volunteer Fire Department will hold a BBQ Fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 27, at Caney Springs Baptist Church on Hwy 99, near Chapel Hill in the Caney Springs Community. Please come out and help support us.

The Wade T. Jett Memorial Easter Egg Hunt will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 27, at Farmington United Methodist Church.

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There will be a Benefit Trail Ride and Wagon Ride for Randy Wells at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 28, at Wells Hollow Road, off Hwy 129 East, near Petersburg. For more information, call Barbara and Hershell Hargrove at 659-6280.

There will be a Musical Singing for Multiple Myeloma Cancer at 5 p.m. Sunday, March 28, at Greater First Baptist Church, 512 5th Avenue North, Lewisburg. The sponsor is Nora Alexander. For more information call 359-7462.

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There will be a meeting for anyone interested in putting a team in the Men's Softball League or the Church League on Tuesday, March 30, at the Southside Softball Park, Airport Road, Lewisburg. The Church League meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. and the Men's League meeting will be at 7 p.m. For more information, call Greg Wells at 931-619-1567.

The Community Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting Tuesday, March 30, 2010, 12:00 noon, at Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The Lone Oak Cemetery Advisory Board will hold a meeting Tuesday, March 30, 2010, 4:00 pm, at Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The Mayor and Council of the City of Lewisburg will hold a Budget Workshop on Tuesday, March 30, 2010, 5:00 pm at Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church Street.