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Briefs

Friday, November 5, 2010

A 4-H ATV safety course will be offered on Saturday, Nov. 20. The fast-paced, half-day, hands-on training session includes pre-ride inspection, starting and stopping, quick turns, hill riding, emergency stopping and swerving, and riding over obstacles. Proper riding gear must be worn at all times. The course will be taught by Trent Jones, Marshall County Extension Agent, and other certified ATV Safety Institute (ASI) instructors. The registration deadline is 4 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12. For more information, or to register, call Trent Jones at 359-1929 or e-mail him at jtjones@utk.edu.

The Marshall County High School Choir will present "Glee-full" at a Coffee House on Saturday, Nov. 6, and a Dinner Theater on Sunday, Nov. 7. See an MCHS choir member or call 359-1549 for tickets and more details.

Nov. 6

There will be a benefit to help with medical bills for Michael "JJ" Jackson at the VFW, Lewisburg, starting at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6. There will be a fish dinner and silent auction. District 5 Band will provide live music from 8 p.m. to midnight. Donations and silent auction items are welcomed - call Mark and Belinda Young at 931-488-1455 or 931-652-2594.

Medium Methodist Church, Delina, is collecting kitchen, bath, bedroom and basic living items (no clothes) from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at the church. This is for Martin and Dottie Self, who lost everything in a house fire. For more information, call Cricket at 732-4729 or Jeanette at 659-9177.

Ride with us and help children have a Merry Christmas! Registration starts at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at Servants Heart Ministry, 1010 Beckett St., Columbia. A fee is charged and all participants must bring a new toy, but lunch is included. All proceeds benefit Servants Heart Ministry; they provide food and clothing to those in need and help children have a Merry Christmas. Motorcycles and cars are welcome. E-mail Chris Wood for more information at cb72wood@aol.com.

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There will be a benefit for Dellia Stone, who has lung cancer, starting with a singing at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, at 31A Auction, Nashville Hwy, Lewisburg. To make a donation, call Kathy at 931-637-1488.

The Marshall County Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 7, in the Museum, Hardison Office Annex, 230 College Street, Lewisburg. There will be a presentation on Leslie R. Woodward and Woodward Motor Company, and the second Marshall County quilt square will be unveiled. The meeting is free and open to the public.

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The Marshall County Board of Education Curriculum/Technology Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 8, in the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg. The Board of Education's November meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. See legal ad for agenda.

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The November CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. Board members for CHYFL 2011 will be nominated (nominees must be present). This meeting is open to the public.

The South Central Tennessee Workforce Alliance will hold a "Breakfast Brainstorm" meeting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 10, at the Career Center, 130 Progress Center Plaza, Centerville. You must RSVP by Nov. 5, by calling Patricia Lymon at 931-375-4201 or e-mailing her at Patricia.Lymon@sctworkforce.org.

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All veterans in Marshall County are invited to a Veteran's Day breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, in the cafeteria at Marshall Elementary School.

The La Leche of League of Lewisburg will host breastfeeding classes the second Thursday of every month, including Thursday, Nov. 11, at 10:30 a.m. Classes will be held at First Presbyterian Church on Lewisburg's Public Square. Call Anna Childress (359-3918) or Melissa Powell (270-2555) for more information, or go to www.llli.org.

There will be a Veterans Day Program at 9 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 11, at Chapel Hill Elementary School. Come early to enjoy fellowship and refreshments.

All Lewisburg City Offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. The garbage route will be picked up as usual.

The office of City Hall in Cornersville will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. The office will re-open at 8 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12.

The Town of Chapel Hill city offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. The office will reopen at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12.

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Marshall County 4-H Open Goat Show will be held Friday, Nov. 12, at the Marshall County Expo Center on Robin Hood Road, Lewisburg, starting with weigh-in at 5 p.m. The show begins at 6 p.m. and is open to Marshall County 4-H youth from 4th-12th grade. For more information, call Trent Jones at 359-1929 or e-mail him at jtjones@utk.edu.

The State Health Insurance Assistance Program will assist with Medicare questions from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12, at the Senior Center in the Hardison Office Annex, 230 College Street, Lewisburg. At noon, Jan Graves will give a presentation on Medicare updates.

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The 2nd Annual Marshall County Trap Shooting Team Turkey Shoot will be held from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the Show Ground on Robin Hood Road, Lewisburg. For more information, call D.W. Weaver at 637-3131.

The United Methodist Women present "A Taste of This and That" from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the Chapel Hill United Methodist Church Family Life Center. For more information, call Becky Delk at 364-7074.

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The Breast Cancer Support Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 15, at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. For more information, call 931-540-4166.

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USDA Commodity Distribution will be held from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. Bring your bright green card, blue commodity bag, and someone to help you load. Sign up at SCHRA, 1572 Old Columbia Hwy, Lewisburg, or call Juli Belcher at 359-6393 for more information.

The Marshall County Board of Public Utilities will hold its monthly board meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, in the conference room at 624 West Commerce St., Lewisburg. The public is invited to attend.

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The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the West 7th Street Church of Christ, Columbia. For more information, call 931-490-7074.