Friday, September 10, 2010

Marshall County Memorial Library will be hosting reading labs from 9 a.m. until noon on the following Saturdays: Sept. 11, 18 and 25. A Marshall County Memorial Library patron has volunteered to conduct these labs for Marshall County adults in half-hour sessions. All participation will be private, confidential and conducted in a relaxed, friendly environment at no cost. To enroll, call the library at 359-3335 or stop by. Learn the joy of reading!

Organizers are looking for volunteers, vendors, door prizes and silent auction items for the 3rd Annual Kids Fair for the March of Dimes, which will be held at the National Guard Armory on Sept. 18. If you can help, please call Ann Jett at 359-5687 by Sept. 13.

The Marshall County Chamber of Commerce is now accepting applications for the Junior Miss, Pre-teen Junior and Little Junior Miss Marshall County Pageant to be held Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Marshall County Community Theatre. The entry deadline is 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17. For information, visit the Chamber, or call 359-3863 or 619-5720.

The Tennessee State Fair starts Friday, Sept. 10, in Nashville, and runs through Sunday, Sept. 19. Visit for complete information.

Sept. 10

A state health insurance and assistance counselor will answer questions about insurance, paying for prescriptions, or Medicare, from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 10, at the Senior Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg. For more information, call 359-1463.


There will be a Bar-B-Q dinner and silent auction from 4 to 7 p.m. and a live band starting at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, at the Lewisburg Elks Lodge. This event benefits 5-year-old Jacy Hinds, daughter of Jason and Brandy Hinds, who is in rehabilitation, recovering from two skull fractures. Advance purchase of tickets is recommended. To-go plates are available. For more information call Tommy Harris or Emily Whitesell at 359-6206 or e-mail or

The 2nd Annual ICP Reunion will be held from 9 a.m. until ? Saturday, Sept. 11, at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg. There will be a potluck dinner. For more information, call Rhonda Waters at 270-7138.

Miles For Maury Miracles will hold its 1st annual Poker Run to benefit the Intensive Care Newborns of Maury Regional Hospital. Registration begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, at Embers Bar & Grille, 2513 Hospitality Lane, Columbia. There will be three stops, returning to Embers at approximately 3:30 p.m. There will be a raffle, silent auction, and poker hands. Cars are welcome. Please come out and support these tiny miracles. For donations or information, please call Vanessa Beach at 931-334-1267.

The Lewisburg Chapter of the Eastern Star will present a mystery/dinner at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, in the Masonic Lodge on East Commerce. This is the primary fundraiser for the "Christmas for the Kids" program and Eastern Star scholarships. Call 359-9638 or 293-2591 before Saturday, Sept. 4, to reserve your place for a delicious dinner and a fun evening.

Adult leaders and former leaders in Boy Scouts of America will gather for a Wood Badge Reunion at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, at the Boxwell Scout Reservation, 1284 Creighton Lane, Lebanon. The reunion is for anyone who has gone through the program as a participant or a staff member, whether in the Middle Tennessee Council or elsewhere. Registration is online at For more information call the Middle Tennessee Council at 615-383-9724.

There will be a Fish Fry and Gospel Singing at Community Tabernacle, 2340 Hwy. 64, Farmington, on Saturday, Sept. 11. Serving at 4 p.m. Singing starts at 6 p.m.


First Baptist Church will hold a Homecoming Sunday, Sept. 12. The service will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a potluck dinner in Fellowship Hall and a gospel singing at 2 p.m. Call 659-9957 for more information.

There will be a MCYFL board meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 12, at the Bank of America, Lewisburg. Open to the public. A homecoming meeting follows. For more information, call Linda Page at 931-652-8510.

Richland Cumberland Presbyterian Church will hold a Revival from Sunday, Sept. 12, through Wednesday, Sept. 15, at 7 p.m. each day. Rev. Bob Mullinex will be the evangelist.


AARP # 5249 will meet at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13, in the Church Parlor of First United Methodist Church, Lewisburg.

The Town of Chapel Hill Planning Commission will hold their regular monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13, at the Town Hall, 2202 Unionville Road.

The Town of Chapel Hill Board of Mayor and Aldermen will hold their regular meeting at 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13, at the Town Hall, 2202 Unionville Road.


The Election Commission will meet at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14, in Suite 120, Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St, Lewisburg.

The JECDB Full Board Committee of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at noon Tuesday, Sept. 14, at Columbia State Community College, Lewisburg.


Liggett Street Church of God tutoring begins Wednesday, Sept. 15, from 5 to 6 p.m. at 834 Liggett St, Lewisburg. Snacks, homework help and character and value lessons are included. Contact Karen Olayinka at 931-797-9235 for more information.

The Marshall County Emergency Communications District Board of Directors will hold their monthly meeting at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, at the Marshall County EOC, 230 College Street, Lewisburg.


The Marshall County Republican Women will meet for a covered-dish luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, on the second floor of the First Commerce Bank, North Ellington Parkway, Lewisburg. For more information, call Janet Heckle at 359-7896.

In His Image Pregnancy Resource Center will hold their annual Benefit Dinner at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, at the Rec Center, Lewisburg. Linda Thomas is the featured speaker. For more information, e-mail Shirley Lowe at or call 359-2304 or 359-8792.

Cross Keys Baptist church will hold a Revival, starting Thursday, Sept. 16, and continuing Friday, Sept. 17, and Saturday, Sept. 18. Bro. Travis Valentine will be bringing the message each evening at 7 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call Sue House at 791-0787.

Ted Roop, independent candidate for State Representative, 65th District, will be at Saddle Creek Golf Club, 1480 Fayetteville Hwy, Lewisburg, from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, to meet voters. Refreshments will be served.

The Lewisburg Water and Sewer Board will meet in regular session at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, in the board room at 100 Water Street.

The Marshall County Democrats will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, at First National Bank in Lewisburg. Anyone from the public is welcome and encouraged to attend.


The Senior Citizens covered dish luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 17, at the Senior Citizens Center, 230 College St., Lewisburg. For more information, call 359-1463. Nancy Cobb RN will do an education program on medication safety. There will be a singing after the luncheon.