Parents of school-age children: Under a new Tennessee immunization requirement, children entering 7th grade in 2010 will be required to have a Tdap and Varicella booster. The Health Department will offer any required school immunizations free of charge. Public Health Week is April 5-9, 2010. For more information, contact the Marshall County Health Department at 359-1551.
Marshall County veterinarians will be offering reduced rates for rabies vaccinations during the month of April. Rabies vaccination is required by law for all dogs and cats over six months of age. For more information, call the Department of Health at 359-1551 or Animal Control at 359-5948.
Members of the MCHS Class of 1980 are planning their 30th Reunion the weekend of July 9-10, and need current contact information from classmates. If you are a graduate, or know a graduate, please contact Janice Evans Tucker at firstname.lastname@example.org or Angie Shelton Datuin at email@example.com. There is also a "MCHS Class of 80 -- 30 Year Reunion" group on Facebook.
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.
Columbia State Community College's Nursing Department will host an information session from 11:10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m Friday, April 2, in Room 104 at the Lewisburg Campus. It is open to current students, future students, and to anyone interested in Columbia State's nursing program.
An Easter Egg Hunt for children up to 10 years old will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 2, at Marshall County Chiropractic, 1270 South Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg.
The office of City Hall in Cornersville will be closed on Friday, April 2, in observance of Good Friday. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Monday, April 5.
All City of Lewisburg Offices will be closed Friday April 2, in observance of Good Friday holiday. The Friday recycle route will run the following Monday.
The Town of Chapel Hill City Offices will be closed Friday, April 2, in observance of Good Friday. The offices will also be closed on Monday, April 5, and Tuesday, April 6, for the move back to 2202 Unionville Road. The office will re-open at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 7, at 2202 Unionville Road.
The county offices of the Marshall County Courthouse, Courthouse Annex, and Hardison Office Annex will be closed Friday, April 2, in observance of Good Friday.
Marshall County Memorial Library will be closed Friday, April 2, and Saturday, April 3.
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.
Caney Spring Baptist Church will hold an Easter Sunrise Service at 7 a.m. Sunday, April 4.
The Industrial Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular monthly meeting at noon Monday, April 5, at the City Hall, 131 East Church Street.
There will be a meeting of the Beechwood Cemetery Association at 6 p.m. Monday, April 5, at the Lions Club Building in Cornersville.
There will be a Cornersville Booster Club Meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, April 5, in the hospitality room. All members are urged to attend.
The Marshall County Board of Education Maintenance Committee will meet Monday, April 5, at 5:30 p.m. in the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle.
The 4-H members who attended the 2010 Marshall County 4-H Lock-In will be featured in the "4 the Kids Segment" on Channel 4 News on Tuesday, April 6. The morning show is on air from 4 to 7 a.m. and the picture will be featured the last 20 minutes of each hour during the morning show.
"Basic Rights: A Parent's Introduction to Special Education," a free workshop for parents of children who are in special education or might need special education, will be held Tuesday, April 6, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Child Development Center, 1600 Jason Maxwell Blvd., Lewisburg. Call Becky Jamison at 359-1197 to pre-register - seating is limited to 30 people.
The Diabetes Education Group will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 6, in Maury Regional Medical Center's Private Dining Room 1. For more information, call 931-540-4324.
The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 7, at the West 7th Street Church of Christ, Columbia. For more information, call 931-490-7074.
Marshall County Memorial Library will be closing at 2:30 p.m. Friday, April 9, for staff training.
A Masonic Fish Fry will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at the Masonic Lodge on East Commmerce Street in Lewisburg.
There will be a free postcard and paper memorabilia show with over 30 dealers from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at the Fly Arts Center, Shelbyville (one block south of the square). For more information, call 931-684-1068.
Marshall County Youth Football will hold a board meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 11, at the football field meeting room. We are in need of Pee Wee coaches and a Concession Stand Director. The public is welcome.
The Town of Chapel Hill Planning Commission will hold their regular monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, April 12, at the Police and Fire Department, 119 North Horton Pkwy. This will be followed by the regular meeting of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen at 5 p.m.
The April CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall.
Middle Tennessee State University's Small Business Development Center will conduct a free seminar on starting your own business from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, in Murfreesboro. Reservations are required and available online at www.tsbdc.org or by calling 615-898-2745.
Horton Haven Christian Camp will hold a 5K TrailTrek, starting at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 17, to raise money for the Scholarship Fund at camp. Register online @ www.hortonhaven.org. For more information, call Kevin King at 364-7656, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The Genesco Employee Reunion will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 17, at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. A potluck lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. For more information, call Gene Parsons at 359-5175.
The Breast Cancer Support Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, April 19, at Maury Regional Medical Center. For more information, call 931-540-4166.
The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 21, at the West 7th Street Church of Christ, Columbia. For more information, call 931-490-7074.
The Ostomy Partners Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. and at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 22, at Maury Regional Medical Center. For more information, call 931-540-4172.
The Pulaski, Columbia and Tullahoma chapters of the Christian Motorcyclists Association will hold their 2nd Annual Progressive Dinner Ride on Saturday, April 24, to raise funds for the CMA's "Run for the Son." The ride starts in Tullahoma, where salad is served, goes on to the main course in Pulaski, and ends with dessert in Columbia. For more information, contact Della DeVenturi at 931-424-5600 or email@example.com.
There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 27, at Cornersville Elementary School, 485 Main Street, Cornersville. For more information, or to schedule a donation appointment, go to www.redcrossblood.org or telephone 1-800-RED CROSS.