Friday, September 23, 2011

Booth space is available for the 5th Annual Red Cross Christmas Village to be held Saturday, Nov. 19, at The Powder Room, 570 West Church St, Lewisburg. For more information, call 359-1211 or e-mail

Old cell phones may be donated to help the Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue. There is a drop box at First National Bank, 1190 N. Ellington Pkwy, Lewisburg. For more information, call Marilyn at 270-0001. Visit

Yell Road at Cheek Road will be closed until mid-October for bridge construction. The Marshall County Highway Department apologizes for any inconvenience.

The Farmers Market at Rock Creek Park, Lewisburg, is open on Tuesdays from noon to 6 p.m., and Fridays from 6 a.m. to noon.

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

Discounted early registration is available for the 5K Goats Gallop to be held Friday, Oct. 7. Pre-register online at or contact for more details.

Sept. 24

The MCYFL will host a Homecoming Dance from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the National Guard Armory, Lewisburg. Admission will be charged. It is open to the public.

Congressman Diane Black's Veterans Job Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 24, in Pickel Field House, Volunteer State Community College, 1480 Nashville Pike, Gallatin. To register for the jobs fair, or register your business, go to

Community Tabernacle Church, 2340 Hwy 64, Farmington, will hold their Home Coming on Saturday, Sept. 24, starting with a Fish Fry at noon, and continuing with Gospel Singing. Bring your lawn chairs and join in the fun - everyone is welcome. For more information, call Pastor Orvil Nichols at 637-3072.

Cruisin' the Square will be held for the last time this summer starting at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24. For more information, call Jennifer Washak at 931-637-5147 or Edmund Roberts at 931-993-1461.

Farmington Baptist Church will hold their annual Fish Fry at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, followed by Gospel Singing at 6 p.m. with The Encouragers and The Joyful Hearts. For more information, call Bobby Bivins at 364-4858 or 703-7650.


The JECDB will present a free "Grow Your Business" workshop with Coach Robert Staub at 8 a.m. Monday, Sept. 26, at the Chamber of Commerce, 227 2nd Avenue North, Lewisburg. RSVP to Mike at 359-5536 or the Chamber at 359-3863.

The Marshall County Board of Commissioners regular meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, in Room 2204 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg. See legal ad for agenda.

Marshall County Employee's Benefits Committee will meet Monday, Sept. 26, at approximately 6:30 p.m. in Room 2209 of the Courthouse Annex, Lewisburg, immediately following the regular County Commission meeting.

The Marshall County Board of Education Policy Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, at the Central Office, 700 Jones Circle, Lewisburg.

MCHS Guidance and Counseling Office is hosting a financial aid and scholarship meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, in the Marshall County High School library. Parents and students are invited to attend. For more information, call 359-6543.


The Community Development Board of the City of Lewisburg will hold their regular meeting at noon Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The Lone Oak Cemetery Advisory Committee will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the City Hall, 131 East Church St, Lewisburg.


The City of Lewisburg Stormwater Department will hold a public hearing on the MS4 Annual Report at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, at the City Hall, 131 East Church Street.

The 2011 Rural Opportunities Summit "A 21st Century Job Fair" will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, and Thursday, Sept. 29, at the Coffee County Convention Center, 147 Hospitality Boulevard, Manchester. For more information, e-mail

Bingo will be played at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, in the classroom of the Senior Center, 230 College St, Lewisburg. Prizes are sponsored by NHC Oakwood. For more information, call 359-1463.


The Lewisburg Water and Sewer Board will hold their rescheduled monthly meeting at 4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, in the Board Room at 100 Water Street.

The Marshall County Extension Service will hold Private Applicator Pesticide Training at 1 and 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, at the Hardison Office Annex, 230 College St, Lewisburg. Call 359-1929 to reserve a spot. This will be the last training in Marshall County before the Oct. 20 deadline to recertify.