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Antioch United Methodist Church (Leoma) is seeking craft vendors for our 3rd Annual Mill Creek Festival, which will take place Saturday, September 13, 2014. We also have space available for those who wish to do yard sale booths. Cost is $20 per space. For more information, please contact or text (931)231-6187, or email adminfumc@bellsouth.net.


Friends of David Crockett State Park and David Crockett State Park will hold a Glow in the Park 5K and Back to School Dash. August 2nd at 7:30pm Park Restaurant Parking Lot. Registration for the glow run is $20.00 - includes 1 glow item and t-shirt. Registration will begin at 6:30pm and the day of the race will be $25.00. To register, call Park Office 762-9408


BREAKFAST, WEST END COMMUNITY CLUB, 5514 WAYNESBORO HWY,SAT. JULY 26 2014,6:30 TO 9 AM,MORE INFO ,931-762-1867


Sawyer's Journey benefit for 15 mo old Summertown resident with a rare genetic liver disease and requires a liver transplant, July 26. 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Golf Tournament at Dixie Oaks Golf Course, 7:30 a.m. 5K begins at Summertown Elementary and 1 p.m. - end at Summertown Elementary with BBQ Dinner, White Beans/Cornbread, Desserts & Drinks, Bouncy House, Pucker Powder, Auction beginning at 4 p.m. Sawyer is the son of Brandon Calton & Carla Jacobs.


The Board of Commissioners of Lawrence County, Tennessee will meet in Regular Session on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 5pm in the Commission Room of the Lawrence County Courthouse in Lawrenceburg, TN in order to consider any matter that may legally come before it. The public is invited to attend.


There will be a Purchasing Committee Meeting on July 23, 2014 @ 3:00 pm in the second floor conference room of the Executive Bldg.


 

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BENEFIT YARD SALE,,We are having a HUGE benefit yard sale for Rhonda Wilbanks this Friday and Saturday, July 25-26, from 6 A.M-? across from Crockett Hospital. ,,Very active in the community, Rhonda, is a member and youth leader at Lakeview Baptist Church and also a member of the Lawrence County Singing Association. After losing her husband nearly five years ago to Muscular Dystrophy, Rhonda now works two jobs, at McDonald's and for the Lawrence County School System, that are able to provide only her basic needs. However, her home and means of transportation are now in need of a few repairs that her weekly income just can't cover; few being, septic tank repair, a new roof, and repairs to her transmission. ,,All proceeds will go directly to an account that has been set up at Employee Resources Credit Union for the Rhonda Wilbanks Fund. Anyone wishing to donate items for the yard sale contact Pam Stepp @ (931)-852-4013 or Audrey Emery @ (931)-242-0949. ,,Monetary donations can also be made directly to the bank-deposits or by phone @ (931) 766-9288. There will be baby items, home decor, furniture, clothing and shoes from infant sizes to adult, A LITTLE BIT OF EVERYTHING


Hohenwald/ Lewis County Chamber of Commerce presents the 21st Annual Fall Classics Car and Truck Show which will take place on the courthouse lawn, 110 Park Ave. N., one block north of the downtown Hohenwald, Tennessee, area on October 11, 2014. Cars may be entered from 8 am until noon; awards will be presented as soon as judging is complete. First, second, and third place trophies will be awarded in over 50 classes plus 7 top honor awards.,,Peoples Bank, our Elite Sponsor, has again donated $1000 in cash prizes to be given away. Each top honor award will receive $100. Drawings from all paid entrants will be held for $200 and $100.,,While in our charming city, enjoy the arts and crafts booths, food booths, entertainment, free Kids' Corner, and other events during our annual Oktober Heritage Festival, which begins on Friday, October 10 and goes through Saturday, October 11. Our downtown merchants and area businesses will be delighted to see your friendly faces.,,For more information, call Janet Johnson at 931-796-4084 or 931-628-2138, email director@hohenwaldlewischamber.com, or log onto www.hohenwaldlewischamber.com,


Hohenwald/Lewis County Chamber of Commerce presents the annual Oktober Heritage Festival and 21st Annual Fall Classics Car and Truck Show to take place in the downtown Hohenwald, Tennessee, area October 10-11, 2014. On Friday, the parking lot at the corner of N. Maple St. and E. Linden Ave. will be alive with entertainment, arts and crafts, food, Kids' Corner, and other booths from 9 am until close of entertainment. ,,Saturday is filled full of events with the Pilot Club's pancake breakfast beginning at 7am. The 2nd Annual Billie's Birthday 5K Fun Run, a run to raise awareness and funds for The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee, will take place Saturday morning. Entertainment and vendors will once again be open from 9 am until close of entertainment. Kids' Corner with games and free inflatables will be back on Saturday. ,,The 21st Annual Fall Classics Car and Truck Show will take place on the courthouse lawn, 110 Park Ave. N., diagonally across from festival area on October 11, 2014. Cars may be entered from 8 am until noon; awards will be presented as soon as judging is complete. First, second, and third place trophies will be awarded in over 50 classes plus 7 top honor awards.,,Peoples Bank, our Elite Sponsor, has donated $1000 in cash prizes to be given away at the car & truck show. Each top honor award will receive $100. Drawings from all paid entrants will be held for $200 and $100.,,For more information, contact Hohenwald/Lewis County Chamber of Commerce at 931-796-4084 or email director@hohenwaldlewischamber.com, or log onto www.hohenwaldlewischamber.com. ,,


There will be a Public Hearing before the Board of Mayor and Council on Thursday, July 24 at 8:30 am in the Council Meeting Room at the Lawrenceburg Municipal Complex, located at 25 Public Square.

The purpose of this meeting is to consider a change to the Zoning Ordinance to rezone property on the west side of First Avenue and the south side of Second Street as C-3 (General Commercial) from R-3 (Medium-Density Residential District).

The purpose of this rezone is to allow for the use of all the parcels as commercial property.

All interested parties are invited to attend.


Preserving the Harvest Classes,Those of us who are growing food for our families this year are beginning to harvest summer vegetables. So what to do with the excess? Preserve it for those winter months when short days will make you glad you've got a head start on your family's meals!,Learn to preserve your food at Lawrence County Extension's class on Home Food Preservation at the Lawrence County Extension Community Meeting Room. The class will be offered Monday evening, June 23, 2014 from 6:00-8:00, and again on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. for those who prefer to meet during the daytime.,Safe canning practices will be covered as well as basics of freezing and dehydration. Participants will receive UT Preserving and Canning recipe books as a part of the class.,This class is free. Please register by calling the Lawrence County Extension Office at 931-762-5506 to ensure that there will be materials available for all.