Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Yell Road at Cheek Road will be closed for approximately six weeks, starting Thursday, Aug. 25, for bridge construction. The Marshall County Highway Department apologizes for any inconvenience.

Pre-registration is open until Sunday, Aug. 28, for the 3rd Annual Friends of Henry Horton State Park 5K Run/Walk which will take place on Saturday, Sept. 3, starting with signup at 6:15 a.m. For more information, e-mail Cecile Wiser at

In addition to Friday mornings, the Farmers Market at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg, will now be open on Tuesdays from noon to 6 p.m.

The Farmington Road, Lewisburg, Group of Al-Anon meets at 6 p.m. every Tuesday. For more information, call Julie at 270-6839.

Aug. 24

The Town of Chapel Hill Park and Recreation Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, at the Police and Fire Department, 119 North Horton Parkway.

Bingo will be played at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 24, in the classroom at the Senior Center, Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St, Lewisburg. Prizes donated by NHC Oakwood.


Girl Scout registration and parent night will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, at the Church Street Church of Christ Annex, Lewisburg. For more information, call Cathy at 364-4102 or Rebecca at 359-6314.


The Grief Support Group will hold a potluck meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, at Westvue Church of Christ, Lewisburg. Geoff Giesemann will be the speaker.

The 2nd Annual Women's Weekend of Freedom will be held at LifeSong Family Church, 1041 South Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg, starting at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, and continuing from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27. To register, or for more information, call 359-6112.

The New Macedonia Freewill Baptist Church Ladies Group will hold "The Hen's Yard Sale & Bake Sale" from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26, and Saturday, Aug. 27, at 2426 Bear Creek Pike, Columbia. To donate, or for more information, call Tracie at 626-0075


The Sub Deb Sorority will hold a Car Wash from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Advance Auto Parts (on North Ellington Parkway, by Sonic).

Alex's Warriors will hold a Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser from 6 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, at Russell's at the Warehouse, 220 Water St, Lewisburg. All proceeds will be donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, in honor of Alex Denton who spent 16 months there with AML-7 leukemia.

The Cops for Kids event will start at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 27, in Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg. There will be silent and live auctions. Admission charge covers lunch, inflatables for kids, and the rock wall.

Cruisin' the Square will be held Saturday, Aug. 27. Starting at 4 p.m., join us on the Lewisburg Square for great cars and delicious local foods. For more information, call Jennifer Washak at 931-637-5147 or Edmund Roberts at 931-993-1461, or e-mail

The 45th Annual Beersheba Springs and Arts and Crafts Festival will be held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 27 and 28, in historic Beersheba Springs, on US Hwy 56 between McMinnville and Monteagle. For more information, call 931-692-3733.


The Redmond-Haskins family reunion will start at 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, in the conference lodge at Henry Horton State Park. There will be a covered-dish lunch at noon. Bring along any history you want to share. For more information, call Mildred Falcon at 359-3323.

The Marshall County Community Theatre will present the "Best Christmas Pageant Ever" in early December. Auditions for children from 5 to 17 years and adults up to 115 years of age will be held at the Dixie, Lewisburg, at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, and at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30.