Wednesday, September 29, 2010

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.

The Billing Office for the Marshall County Ambulance Service will be closed on Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 5 and 6, in order to attend a Medicare Workshop. The office will reopen on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 8 a.m.

The Lewisburg Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring self-defense classes for women from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Oct. 12, 19, and 26, in the Rec Center small meeting room. Roe Carter will teach the class and a fee will be charged. For more information, or to register, call Jane Tilford at 359-2482.

Sept. 29

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 Marshall County Veterans Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Hardison Office Annex, 230 College Street, Lewisburg.

Oct. 1

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 Palmetto State Quartet will sing at Wales Baptist Church, Hwy 166 North, at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3. Call 931-478-5975 for information. Everyone is welcome to join us for full day of Homecoming Services and Lunch prior to Singing.


The Petersburg Planning Commission will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 4, at the Town Hall.

The Industrial Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular meeting at noon Monday, Oct. 4, at City Hall, 131 East Church Street.


The Diabetes Education Group will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5, in Private Dining Room I at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. For more information, call 931-540-4324.


The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 6, at the West 7th Street Church of Christ, Columbia. For more information, call 931-490-7074.


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.


The Celiac Support Group will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12, in the first floor conference room at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. To find out more about celiac disease or the support group, call 931-381-1111, ext. 1275.