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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Marshall County veterinarians offer rabies vaccinations at the reduced rate of $8 for the month of April. Tennessee law requires all cats and dogs three months of age and older to be vaccinated against rabies by a licensed veterinarian. There have already been three cases of rabies confirmed in Marshall County this year.

The Marshall County Education Association is offering a $1,000 scholarship for college juniors and seniors who are majoring in education and plan to teach. Applicant must be a graduate of one of Marshall County's high schools. Applications are available at the high school guidance offices and the Marshall County Memorial Library. Deadline: May 1.

May 1 is the deadline to sign up for the Senior Citizens day trip to Fontanel Mansion and Farm on June 9. Visit the Senior Center office at 230 College St, Lewisburg, to sign up and get details.

The Webb School Company Players will present Richard Brinsley Sheridan's comedy of manners "The Rivals" at 7 p.m. April 28, 29 and 30 on the Webb School Chapel stage. Admission is free. For more information, call Sadie Fowler at 931-389-5729.

A slow-pitch softball tournament for co-ed teams will be held on Saturday, June 18, at the Wilson Parkway Softball Complex, Fayetteville. Proceeds benefit People Helping People for Progress which provides scholarships for Lincoln County students. Entry deadline is June 14. For more information, call 931-581-0672 or 931-625-0139.

April 27

Fountain Creek Missionary Baptist Church will hold their Spring Revival starting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, with Pastor Deborah Peppers, and continuing April 28, Minister Valoria Johnson, and April 29, Minister Jasmine Baptiste.

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The Marshall County Board of Education Transportation Committee will meet at 5 p.m. and the Policy Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.

The Tennessee Duck River Development Agency will hold its regular quarterly board meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at Henry Horton State Park Conference Lodge. A work session will be held prior to the board meeting at 5 p.m.

There will be a Relay for Life Benefit from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 28, in the 300 Hall area at NHC Lewisburg. There will be food, drink and dessert, plus games for children. Plan on some fun!

The Ostomy Partners Support Group will meet at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, April 28, at Maury Regional Medical Center. For more information, call 931-490-4600.

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The Grief Support Group will have a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, April 29, at Westvue Church of Christ, Lewisburg. Bill McDonald is the speaker.

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There will be a Relay for Life Dog Show, starting at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life.

May 1

The Marshall County Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the Museum, 230 College St, Lewisburg. Don Jeter will present the history of the Lewisburg Institute and other schools. The public is invited.

A benefit auction to help pay funeral expenses for John Shaw of Unionville will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at the Unionville Volunteer Fire Department. Shaw died April 18 with skin and lung cancer. His wife and children need help. For more information, call Chady Johns at 615-210-2669.

The Williamson County Historical Society will meet at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 1, at Fifty Forward in College Grove. The program will be a celebration of the publication of "College Grove, Williamson County, Tennessee: History & Families," compiled by a group at the Fifty Forward center. The Fifty Forward College Grove Center is at the intersection of Horton Highway and Arno-College Grove Road and was formerly the College Grove School building.

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A free one-hour class to introduce individuals with no computer knowledge to the basics of computers will be held on Monday, May 2, at the Tennessee Career Center at Columbia State Community College Lewisburg site. Class size is limited: call 359-9726 to reserve your seat. Sessions begin at 9, 10 and 11 a.m., and 2 and 3 p.m. -- call early and pick the most convenient time!

A Marshall County Road Committee meeting will be held at 8 a.m. Monday, May 2, at Jerry Williams' office at the Marshall County Highway Department, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Board of Education will hold a work session at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 2, in the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.

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Mountain Climbers, a support group for widows, will hold their regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, in the fellowship hall of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, 990 Cornersville Rd, Lewisburg. If you have experienced the loss of a spouse, we want to help in conquering the grief.

The Diabetes Education Group will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 3, in Private Dining Room 1 at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. For more information, call 931-540-4324.

The Healthy Hearts Education Group will meet at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, in Private Dining Room 1 at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. For more information, call 931-381-1111.

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The Mother-to-Mother Breastfeeding Support Group will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, at the West Seventh Street Church of Christ, Columbia. for more information, call 931-490-7074.

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The Marshall County Land, Price and Sale Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5, in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

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The Marshall County Chamber of Commerce's 7th Annual Nine and Dine golf tournament will start at 3 p.m. Friday, May 6, at Henry Horton State Park. To enter your team, call Ritaanne or Sue at 359-3863, or e-mail director@marshallchamber.org.

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The Chapel Hill Youth Football league will be have football and cheerleader signups in the old gym at Forrest School from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 7. League fees are due at time of registration. No late registrations will be accepted.

The MCYFL will hold a football/cheerleading combine from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, May 7. There will be sign-ups as well. After the combine, the monthly Board Meeting will be held. Coaches for Pee-Wee and cheerleading are needed.

A free Maury County History Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 7, at the Maury County Park, Columbia. This event includes tiny train rides, living history demonstrations, re-enactments and hands-on fun, fair food, and programs for the whole family. For more information, call 931-375-6507 or e-mail maurycountyheritagefair@gmail.com.

Decoration Day at Berea Cemetery will be Saturday, May 7. Donations will be accepted Friday and Saturday.

Decoration Day at Mars Hill Cemetery will be Saturday, May 7. Donations may be made under the tent at the cemetery, or mailed to Thomas Whitsett, 3119 Pulaski Hwy, Cornersville, TN 37047.

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There will be an Ostomy Fair from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 10, in the Maury Regional Medical Center Annex (across the road from medical center). For more information, call 931-490-4600.

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The May CHYFL board meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 11, at the Chapel Hill Fire Hall. This meeting is open to the public.

The South Central Tennessee Workforce Alliance will hold a "Breakfast Brainstorm" meeting at 8 a.m. Wednesday, May 11, at the Tennessee Career Center, 980 S. Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg. Breakfast Brainstorm is an opportunity for local employers and those interested in Workforce Development to share ideas and comments with staff of the SCTWA. You must RSVP by May 9 by calling Patricia Lymon at 931-375-4201 or e-mailing her at Patricia.Lymon@sctworkforce.org.

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Maury Regional Emergency Medical Services will offer a free community CPR class at 6 p.m. Monday, May 16, at Culleoka Unit School. For more information, call 931-381-1111, ext. 2608. This is not a certification course.

The Breast Cancer Support Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday, May 16, at Maury Regional Medical Center, Columbia. For more information, call 931-540-4166.

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Maury Regional EMS and Vanderbilt LifeFlight will host their annual EMS Night Out Helicopter and Safety Expo at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, near the Hickman Building on the Columbia State Community College campus. For more information, call Danny Fleming at 931-490-4650.