Friday, May 13, 2011

Sign-ups for Marshall County Senior League Softball (age 13-16) will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 13, and from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the concession stand at the Richard Cashion Complex, Lewisburg. Tryouts will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 15.

Registration is open for a Mini Cheer Camp to be held from June 13 to 16 in the Lewisburg Recreation Center gym. The camp is for four to 10 year olds, and will be directed by MCHS cheerleaders. To sign up, call Becky at 359-1593 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

May 14

The Marshall County Tennessee Tea Party will have an Open Meeting at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, May 14, in the upstairs meeting room at First Commerce Bank, Lewisburg. Ben Cunningham will be the speaker. For more information, call 931-212-0849.

Help fight cancer, honor Samantha Abbott, and have fun from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Family Life Center, Chapel Hill United Methodist Church, 316 North Horton Pkwy (in front of Forrest High School). Play Bingo to win prizes, enjoy a hotdog supper, or do both. All proceeds benefit the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. For more information, call Tara Warner at 931-797-7989.

The MCYFL will have a fundraising car wash from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at Napa Auto Parts, 401 West Commerce St, Lewisburg. Please come by and support MCYFL. All donations are greatly appreciated.

Forrest Rockets Wrestling Team Boosters is holding a Rocket Roll-In Car Show, starting at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, in the back parking lot of Forrest High School, Chapel Hill. Awards will be presented at 3 p.m. For more information, call Harold Wright at 931-224-0078 or e-mail

There will be a Benefit for Andy Cobb and family from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg. There will be live music, food, an auction, and a bake sale. For more information, call Lori Mattison at 931-237-6000.

There will be a Gospel Singing at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Life and Hope Outreach Church, 1360 Nashville Hwy, Lewisburg. The singers will be Glenise Sanders, Randal Venable, and The Praisers. Everyone is invited. For more information, call 931-685-0299.

The Cora Wakefield Missionary Society, an auxiliary organization at Allen Bethel A.M.E. Church, will have a community sharing day from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 14, at the church, 320 Haynes St, Lewisburg. This is a bi-annual event in Lewisburg to give away gently used clothing, household goods and other things. Free food will also be available while it lasts. For more information, call 270-7418.


Forrest Baccalaureate will be held at 9 a.m. Sunday May 15. Tickets will be required for seating in the auditorium. There will be open seating in the cafeteria.

MCYFL will be holding a coach's clinic at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 15, at 768 Springplace Road (playing field). All football and cheerleading coaches MUST attend. This is a closed meeting.

Westvue Church of Christ, 1710 Mooresville Hwy, Lewisburg, will hold Friends and Family Day on Sunday, May 15, starting with morning worship at 9 a.m. Minister Rick Rolin will be the speaker.

New Hebrew Church of Christ Homecoming will be held at 11:15 a.m. Sunday, May 15, with guest speaker Bro. Ralph Thompson of Greenmeadow Church of Christ, Shelbyville. Lunch will be served before the second service at 2:30 p.m. Everyone is invited.


The American Legion Auxiliary will hold its regular meeting at 9 a.m. Monday, May 16, at Village Manor, Lewisburg.

There will be a Farm Marketing Workshop from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, May 16, at the Lewisburg Gas Department, 505 N. Ellington Pkwy. Lunch will be provided courtesy of the Marshall County Soil Conservation District. One-on-one assistance will be provided to attendees after lunch. For more information, call Mike Wiles at 359-5536 or Susan Hunter 359-6268 ext. 3.

The Mayor and Council of the City of Lewisburg will hold a work session at 4 p.m. Monday, May 16, at the City Hall, 131 East Church St.

The Marshall County Agriculture Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, May 16, in Suite 130 of the Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Board of Education Budget Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 16, in the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.

The Lewisburg Recreation Board will hold their regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 16, in the large meeting room at the Lewisburg Recreation Center, 1551 Mooresville Highway.

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.


There will be a free Senior Citizens Breakfast followed by live Gospel Music starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, at Community Tabernacle, 2340 Hwy 64, Farmington. For more information call Pastor Orvil Nichols at 637-3072 or 637-3074.

Forrest Senior lunch (for seniors and sponsors only) will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 17.

The Marshall County Board of Public Utilities will hold its regular board meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, in the conference room at 624 West Commerce St, Lewisburg.

The Marshall County Rules Committee will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg.

USDA Commodity Distribution will be from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. You must have your bright green card. Please bring your blue bag or your own box. To sign up for commodities, please visit SCHRA, 1572 Old Columbia Hwy, Lewisburg, before May 13. Volunteers are needed! For more information, or to volunteer, call Juli or Betty Ruth at 359-6393.

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.