Wednesday, August 4, 2010

The Lewisburg Police Department will be hosting the second annual "Cops for Kids Fundraiser" at Rock Creek Park Saturday, August 28 from 10:00 am -- 2:00 pm with a live auction beginning at 2:30 pm. A $5 admission includes activities and lunch.

Wednesday, Aug. 4, is the first day of school for Marshall County students. This is an abbreviated day, and school buses will not run. The first full day of school in the Marshall County School System is Friday, Aug. 6; buses will pick up and deliver students on this date.

The Marshall County High School Tigers and Tigerettes will be conducting their third annual Soccer Skills Camp from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 6, and 9 to noon Saturday, Aug. 7, at the MCHS soccer field in Lewisburg. This is a fundraiser and a preparatory session for the upcoming AYSO season. For more information, or to register, call Lisa Raffo at 931-205-4993, Kristen Gold at 931-276-2524, or Charlotte Zajac at 931-607-9789.

Junior Auxiliary of Lewisburg has begun their annual "Stuff That Bus School Supply Drive," accepting monetary and school supply donations to assist Marshall County's underprivileged children with school supplies for the upcoming year. JAL will be at Wal-Mart from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 4 and from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5. If you are unable to go at those times, the law offices of Brandon & Brandon and Medley & Spivey, and Childress Concrete will accept donations. Call 637-3638 if you have any questions.

CB&S Bank is hosting a Back to School School Supply Drive. Both offices - Lewisburg and Cornersville - are drop-off places. If you have any questions. call Jenna Martin at 293-2185.

Parents who reside in Marshall County and are planning to home school their children for the 2010-2011 school year need to register with the social workers at the Marshall County Board of Education, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg, between Aug. 9 and 27.



On Wednesday, Aug. 4, Cornersville High School students will get their schedules by homeroom: seniors, Mrs. Hardison's Room #40; juniors, Mr. Worley's Room #33; sophomores, Mr. Curtis's Room #36; freshmen, Mr. Adcox's Room #37.

The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 4, at the West 7th Street Church of Christ, Columbia. For more information, call 931-490-7074.


Gentle Holy Yoga Classes start at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, at LifeSong Chapel Hill, 1445 Old Highway 99, Chapel Hill. All levels will benefit from this class. For more information, call or e-mail Michelle at 615-484-0983 or

The Town of Cornersville will have its regular meeting of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, at City Hall. This meeting is open to the public and all citizens are welcome to attend.


The Maury Regional Health Care Foundation is conducting an art show from noon until 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 6, and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7. at the Memorial Building, 308 West 7th St., Columbia. The show will feature a variety of regional artists. Proceeds will benefit the Special Needs Fund, which provides financial resources to patients in need of medication or transportation as well as families of patients in need of food or overnight accommodations. For more information, visit or call 931-380-4075.


The 76th Annual Sandlin family reunion will start at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 7, at the Fort Decatur Recreation Center Gymnasium, Decatur, Ala. Anyone named Sandlin, or related to the Sandlin family, will be most welcome. For more information, contact Patsy Sandlin Medlock at 205-995-7988 or

The Annual Forrest Alumni Reunion takes place Saturday, Aug. 7. There will be a golf tournament at Henry Horton starting at 9 a.m., and fellowship and refreshments begin at 3 p.m. in the High School cafeteria with a meal at 6 p.m. and entertainment to follow. For more information visit or call Bob Kerr at 615-714-6117.

There will be a Candlelight Vigil in honor of Amber Elizabeth Cates (missing since April 11, 2004) at the White Oak Shelter, Maury County Park, Columbia, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 7. For more information, call Brenda at 931-246-0975.


MCYFL will hold a board meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 8. The public is welcome.


The JECDB Executive Board Committee of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, in Room 122 at the Columbia State Community College Lewisburg site.

The Marshall County Grants Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, in the EMA Office, Suite 100, 230 College Street, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Emergency Management Agency Committee and the Marshall County Grants Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, in the EMA Office, Suite 100, 230 College Street, Lewisburg.


The South Central TN Workforce Alliance will hold a "Breakfast Brainstorm" meeting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 11, at the TN Career Center, 211-B Dexter L. Woods Blvd, Waynesboro. Breakfast Brainstorm is an opportunity for local employers and those interested in Workforce Development to share ideas and comments with staff of the South Central TN Workforce Alliance. RSVP by August 9 to reserve your seat: contact Patricia Lymon at 931-375-4201 or


The Alzheimer's Association Marshall County Caregiver Support Group will meet at noon Thursday, Aug. 12, at the Senior Citizens Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg. Refreshments will be provided. The group is free of charge and can be beneficial to anyone caring for a loved one suffering with memory impairment and confusion. Please call Tammy Been at 359-3563, Patsy Graves at 359-4506 or the Alzheimer's Association in Tullahoma at 1-931-455-3345 for more information.


The Wiser Family Reunion will be held Saturday, Aug. 14, at the Griffin Park Lions Club pavilion, Shelbyville. This is across the street from where it is normally held. A potluck meal will be served at noon; tableware will be provided. For more information, call 270-737-6643 or 270-766-7489.


Lewisburg Gas Department will hold its regular monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 16, at 505 North Ellington Parkway.


The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, at the West 7th Street Church of Christ, Columbia. For more information, call 931-490-7074.


The annual Renegar family reunion starts at noon Saturday, Aug. 21, at Angie's Restaurant in Park City, south of Fayetteville.


The 11th Annual Tony Starks Memorial Golf Tournament will take place at Graymere Country Club in Columbia on Monday, Aug. 23, to benefit the Maury Regional Health Care Foundation. The format for the tournament is a four-player scramble with a maximum of 64 teams, divided into morning and afternoon schedules. For more information, visit or call 931-380-4075.


The annual Marshall County 4-H Poultry Show and Sale will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, at the Expo Center on Robin Hood Road, Lewisburg. All proceeds from the sale of the Black Sex Link and Red Sex Link chickens go directly to the 4-H members. For more information, call Trent Jones at 359-1929.

The Ostomy Partners Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. and again at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, at Maury Regional Medical Center. For more information, call 931-490-4600.