Friday, September 24, 2010

The Rutherford County Extension Service will offer a Tennessee Extension Service Master Horse Owner series on Tuesday evenings, starting on Oct. 5, at the Rutherford County Extension Service Office. For more information, call Rebekah Norman at 615-898-7710. Registration deadline is Friday, Sept. 24.

Marshall County Sheriff Norman Dalton is asking the public for pictures of former Marshall County sheriffs to become part of a display honoring past sheriffs at the sheriff's office. For more information, call Norman Dalton, Katie Burk, or Cindy Durand at 359-6122.

Flu vaccine will be offered on Thursday, Sept. 30, at the Marshall County Health Department. Please call the Health Department at 359-1551 to make an appointment to get your flu vaccine.

Marshall County Memorial Library will be hosting a reading lab from 9 a.m. until noon Saturday, Sept. 25. A Marshall County Memorial Library patron has volunteered to conduct this lab 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!



The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Westvue Church of Christ, Lewisburg.


Farmington Baptist Church will hold its Annual Fish Fry at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, followed by Gospel Singing, featuring the Caltons and Driven, at 6 p.m. For more information, call Bobby Bivins at 364-4858 or 703-7650.

The Berlin United Methodist Church is sponsoring a community potluck at 6 p.m. and a performance by gospel quartet The Revelators at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at the Berlin Spring.

From 4 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, there will be food and entertainment on the square in Lewisburg. * The 1st Annual Chamber of Commerce Corn Hole Tournament. To sign up, call 359-3863; small registration fee, prizes and trophy. * Annual Chamber Fish Fry: traditional catfish dinner on the Courthouse Lawn. Tickets available from the Chamber; walk-up plates sold too. * Cruise In from 5 to 8 p.m., with music by the Nora Mills band and great old cars and trucks. The memorial award will honor the late Robert Orr. For more information, call Greg Lowe at 359-1544 or Jennifer Allen at 637-5147.


St. James P.B. Church, 813 Silver St., Lewisburg, will celebrate their annual Women's Day program at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26. Evangelist Fatima Foster will deliver the message. Everyone is invited.

There will be a benefit auction to help with the late Morris Baugher's burial and medical expenses at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26, at 31A Auction, 2229 Nashville Hwy, Lewisburg. There will be concessions, and live entertainment by The Son Shiners starts at 1 p.m. For more information, call Thomas Stokes or Jimmy and Lisa Hillis at 931-294-2134. To have your auction donation picked up, call 359-4232 or 270-6360.


The Marshall County Board of Commissioners will meet in regular session at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. See paid legal ad for agenda.

The Marshall County Tourism Committee will meet immediately following the meeting of the Marshall County Commissioners on Sept. 27, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Gas Department meeting, originally scheduled for Sept. 20, will be held at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27, at 505 North Ellington Parkway.

The Marshall County Nominating Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

Lewisburg Electric System's Board of Public Utilities will hold their regular board meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27, at the LES office, 599 West Ellington Parkway. The meeting is open to the public.


Marshall County High School Guidance and Counseling Department will host a financial aid/scholarship workshop for parents and students at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, in the MCHS Library.

The Community Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their monthly meeting at noon Tuesday, Sept. 28, at City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The Lone Oak Cemetery Advisory Board will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, at Lewisburg City Hall, 131 East Church Street, Lewisburg.


St. James Primitive Baptist Church, 813 Silver Street, Lewisburg, will celebrate the annual Davis Family Day at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29. The speaker will be Elder Loggin from Columbia. Everyone is welcome. Dinner will be served.


In conjunction with Columbia State Community College, Hospice Compassus will be offering a free four-week training course starting in mid-October. CSCC will host a free preview of this course at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, in Room 120 of the Hickman Building on the Columbia Campus. There is no charge for the course preview, but RSVPs to 931-540-2660 are appreciated.



The South Central Human Resource Agency will re-certify for the new green commodity cards, beginning Friday, Oct. 1. Please bring social security numbers and proof of income for all household members, or a food stamp/EBT card.


Angel Food Ministries, a non-profit organization, will take orders for economical food boxes from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 2, at First Baptist Fellowship Hall at First Avenue and Haynes Street or at For more information, call 359-4077.

In conjunction with the Lions Club Oktoberfest, Marshall County Art Guild will host their annual Chalk on the Walk competition, for children 17 and younger, from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, on the square in Lewisburg.

Webelos Cub Scout Pack 465 will be selling popcorn and collecting donations from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at Food Lion. Support scouting through this annual fundraiser! If you'd like to order additional product, please call 359-7737.

FiftyForward College Grove in partnership with the Senior Center for the Arts will be presenting the high energy, Elvis-themed musical "All Shook Up," Saturday, Oct. 2, in the Artsitorium. The show will feature two star favorites - Darin Richardson and Melissa Silengo as Chad and Natalie - in this show packed with many favorite Elvis tunes including, "Don't Be Cruel," "Heartbreak Hotel," and, of course, "All Shook Up."

The 2nd Annual Campbellsville Heritage Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, in Campbellsville, Giles County. There will be music, food, vendors, antique cars, re-enactments, and historical displays. For more information, call Ed Corlew at 931-363-8584, Maurice Woodward at 931-363-8774, or David Dunavant at 931-363-7974.


There will be a benefit trail ride for Terri Lynn Pack, including a chili and hot dog supper, hay ride, bonfire and special performance by World's Largest and Smallest Trick Horses on Sunday, Oct. 3, starting at 2 p.m. at 2972 Paul King Road, Petersburg. For more information call Penny Wheat at 870-307-9591.


The Petersburg Planning Commission will meet on October 4, 2010 at 6:30 p.m. at Petersburg Town Hall on Petersburg Square, Petersburg..


The Town of Cornersville will have its regular meeting of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, at City Hall. This meeting is open to the public and all citizens are welcome to attend.


The Cornersville Garden Club will present "Seasonal Visions," a small standard flower show, from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at the Cornersville Church of Christ Annex, 309 Main Street.


A meeting of the South Central Tennessee Workforce Board Local Workforce Investment Area Ten (LWIA 10) will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, at First National Bank (Giles Heritage Theatre), 206 South First Street, Pulaski.


First Baptist Church of Petersburg will hold a revival from Oct. 15 to 17 at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday. Call 659-9957 for more information.


There will be a Stanley Tools Employee 10th Year Reunion starting at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at the HV Griffin Park Large Pavilion, Shelbyville. There will be a potluck meal. For more information, call 931-684-2039 or e-mail


The 6th Annual Petersburg Lions Club Bluegrass & Chicken Festival will be held on Saturday, Oct. 23. There will be a Barnyard Beauty Pageant and a Pie Contest, as well as music and food. For vendor applications, call Shantel Roden at 659-9773. To enter the beauty pageant, call Donna Salyers at 659-9190 or Susan Russell at 659-9773. For more information on the pie contest, call Tina Taylor at 659-9548 or Donna, or Susan.