Friday, June 18, 2010

Lewisburg Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring their annual Independence Day 5K Run & Walk, starting with registration at 6 a.m. Saturday, July 3. Race time is 7 a.m.

They are also sponsoring a Fun Doubles Tennis Tournament on Saturday, July 3. Adult division begins at 9 a.m.; youth division at 12:30 p.m. The tournament benefits MCHS tennis teams.

For more information on both of these events, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

The Chamber of Commerce Political Forum will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, July 3, at the Chamber of Commerce Independence Day Celebration at the Lewisburg Recreation Center. If you are a candidate, call the chamber at 359-3863 to sign up, confirm your time, and get on the agenda.

The Marshall County Art Guild invites local artists to participate in the upcoming 8th Annual ARTS A POPPIN Show at the Marshall County Chamber of Commerce Independence Day Festivities. Entry dates: June 29 and 30. Show dates: July 1 (after the Chamber breakfast); July 2, judging at 10 a.m. with viewing and voting (People's Choice) until 4 p.m.; and July 3, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For information, visit the Web site or telephone 359-6350 (Melanie), 993-2861 (Brittany), 270-8284 (Felix) or 359-1337 (Mark).

Marshall County Youth Football & Cheerleading registration is now online at through July 15. To be eligible, children must be ages 5-12 on July 31. For more information, call Lisa at 293-3908.

Columbia State is offering a free summer "Math for Life" academy for 6th-8th graders from July 19-22 at the Lewisburg campus. Students can find an application online at For more information, contact Diane Davis at 931-540-2742 or Christa Martin at 931-540-2644.


Marshall County Youth Baseball League will hold their Closing Ceremonies on Field 1, starting at 5 p.m. Friday, June 18. Trophies will be presented, and All-Stars and winners announced. We hope to see you there!


Cross Keys Baptist Church will hold a Gospel Singing at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 19, featuring the Ross Family and Bro. John and the Gospel Carriers. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call Sue House at 791-0787.


The American Legion Auxiliary Post 39 will meet at 9 a.m. Monday, June 21, in the conference room at Village Manor, Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Gas Department monthly meeting will be held at 4:30 p.m. Monday, June 21, at 505 North Ellington Pkwy.

The Marshall County Solid Waste Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, June 21, on the second floor of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Recreation Board will hold their regular scheduled monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, June 21, in the large meeting room at the Recreation Center, 1551 Mooresville Highway.

The Lewisburg Electric System will hold a special-called meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, June 21, at the LES office, 599 West Ellington Pkwy. The meeting replaces the regular board meeting and is open to the public.


Dr. Trevor Hutchins of Belmont University will be conducting an information session for those interested in taking an accelerated course to receive their Teacher's License in post-secondary math or science at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 22, at the TN Career Center, 119 Nashville Highway, Suite 106 (Northway Shopping Center), Columbia. If you already have a Bachelor's Degree, you may be able to acquire your teaching certification in nine months.

Marshall County Education Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 22, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

There will be a Special Called meeting of the Marshall County Board of Education at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 22, in the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.


Marshall County EMS Committee will meet at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 23, in the training room at 728 South Ellington Parkway, Lewisburg.


The Marshall County Senior Citizens Board of Directors will meet at noon Thursday, June 24, in the Center classroom in the Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St., Lewisburg.


The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, June 25, at Westvue Church of Christ. Charles Hardison is the speaker.


The Marshall County Board of Commissioners will hold their regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, June 28, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.