Friday, January 28, 2011

Marshall County AYSO Soccer sign-ups will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, Jan. 29 and Feb. 5, and from 2 to 4 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 30 and Feb. 6, in the Lewisburg Recreation Center Main Lobby. Participants must be four years old by March 31, 2011.

In an effort to extend the outreach of the Tennessee Career Center, the Marshall County Memorial Library and the TN Career Center in Lewisburg have established a "Career Corner" in the library. The Career Corner will be manned from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Monday and Thursday and 11:30 a.m to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, to give job seekers instruction on Resume/Cover Letter Writing, Job Search Methods, and other Career Center resources. For more information on the "Career Corner" contact Murenda Frierson at 931-375-4210 or to learn more about the TN Career Center services call 359-9726 or go to

Old cell phones may be dropped off at First National Bank, 1190 N. Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg. Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue, a 501(c)(3) charity, will receive a monetary donation for each phone donated. For more information, call 270-0001.

Gently used children's clothing, toys and accessories will be available from the Angel's Closet at Heaven Sent Children Inc., 307 N. Walnut St, Murfreesboro, twice a month. The next Angel's Closet will be from 8 a.m. to noon Fridays, Feb. 4 and 18, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, Feb. 5 and 19. For more information, call Denise Hobbs-Coker at 615-898-0803.

Jan. 28

The Grief Support Group will hold a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28, at Westvue Church of Christ, Lewisburg. Mark Blalock will be the speaker.


Chapel Hill United Methodist Churches Team G(race) begins training for the Music City Half Marathon at 7 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, from the church parking lot. The 13-week training program prepares walkers and runners for the 13.1 mile race on April 30. Everyone is welcome to join Team G(race) for their initial 4-mile course. No registration is necessary, just show up. For more information, call Cecile Wiser at 931-212-0823.

A Ladies Fellowship Conference "Glorifying God with Your Beauty" will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Jan. 29, at Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church, 4011 Nashville Hwy, Lewisburg. Registration begins at 9:15 a.m. and participants are encouraged to wear a hat.

A Marshall County High School Class of 1961 50th Reunion planning meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, at Shoney's, Lewisburg. For more information, call 931-987-0830.


Lewisburg Electric System's Board of Public Utilities will hold their regular Board Meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31, at the LES office, 599 W. Ellington Pkwy. The meeting is open to the public.

A registration/information meeting for Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31, at LifeSong Chapel Hill, 1445 Old Hwy 99. Weekly classes begin Monday, Feb. 7. For more information, contact Jonathan Flippen at 931-246-0370.

Feb. 1

Mountain Climbers, the new support group for widows, will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, in the fellowship hall at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, 990 Cornersville Rd., Lewisburg. The group plans to meet the first Tuesday night of each month. Please come and join us. Call 637-8303 for more information.

The Marshall County Board of Education Transportation Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, in the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.


There will be a Red Cross Blood Drive from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at Marshall Medical Center, 1080 Ellington Pkwy., Lewisburg. The Red Cross encourages appointments: call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit If you don't schedule an appointment, you may be deferred to another blood drive.


The Town of Cornersville will have its regular meeting of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, at City Hall. This meeting is open to the public and all citizens are welcome to attend.


The Marshall County Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 6, in the Museum, Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St, Lewisburg, for a presentation by Don Jeter on the Battle of Farmington. The public is invited.


The JECDB Executive Board Committee of the Marshall County Joint Economic and Community Development Board will meet at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8, in Room 118 of the Columbia State Community College Lewisburg site.


The February board meeting of the CHYFL will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 9, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. This meeting is open to the public.


There will be a dinner and live auction to benefit Korley Davis, starting at 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 11, at the Calsonic Arena, Shelbyville. For more information, to buy tickets, or to donate auction items, call Jeffrey McGee (703-2098), Kristy Weaver (580-3240), Julie Lambert (619-7989), Linda Dye (684-7676) or Joy Mince (695-5648). Korley is on a heart and lung bypass machine, and needs a double lung transplant.


There will be a Senior Citizen Breakfast and live Gospel Music, starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 15, at Community Tabernacle, 2340 Hwy 64, Farmington. For more information call Pastor Orvil Nichols at 637-3072 or 637-3074.

The USDA Commodity Distribution will be from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 15, at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. Bring your bright green card, blue commodity bag, and someone to help you load. You may sign up for commodities at SCHRA, 1572 Old Columbia Hwy, Lewisburg. For more information call Juli Belcher or Ruth Lancaster at 359-6393.

MTSU's Small Business Development Center, in conjunction with the Small Business Administration, will conduct a free seminar on starting your own business from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 15, at the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce, 3050 Medical Center Pkwy, Murfreesboro. This seminar is for persons who have never been in business. There is no charge, but reservations are required and may be made online at or by calling 615-898-2745.