CHURCH

Casey to preach

Bro. Casey Cole will preach at the Lafayette Missionary Baptist Church on Sunday, July 16th at 11 a.m. Everyone is invited.

Effort meeting to be held

Union Missionary Baptist Church will be holding an effort meeting on Sunday, July 16th at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Pastor Bro. Britt Little assisted by Bro. Kevin Slayton. Everyone welcome.

Effort meeting to be held

Old Rocky Hill Missionary Baptist Church will begin an Effort Meeting on July 23 at 7:30 p.m. Elder Kyle Gammons, Pastor and Brother Derrick Dickens, Helper will be preaching. We would like to invite everyone to attend.

Carter to preach

Bro. Tom Carter will preach at Rocky Hill Missionary Baptist Church Sunday, July 16th at 11 a.m. Everyone welcome.

Revival

Union Missionary Baptist Church will be holding a revival on Sunday, July 16th at 11 a.m. for day service, and 7 p.m. for night service, and continue throughout the week. Pastor, Bro. Britt Little will be conducted the services, and be assisted by Bro. Kevin Slayton. Everyone welcome.

Revival

Mayesville Missionary Baptist Church located on Mayesville Rd., in Scottsville, KY, will begin having a revival on Sunday, July, 16th at 7 p.m. nightly. Pastor Bro. Randal Carter, and Bro. Anthony Difon as his helper. Everyone welcome.

Revival

Revival services are in progress at Sunrise Missionary Baptist Church nightly at 7:30 p.m. Preaching will be by Brother Ross Brawner, pastor, and Elijah Smith, helper. Everyone welcome.

Revival

Haysville Missionary Baptist Church will be holding at revival starting Sunday, July 16th thru July 23rd. Services start at 7 p.m.Pastor Bro. Tony Allen will be assisted by helper Bro. Eddie Gregory.

Revival

Revival will begin Sunday, July 16th at Brattontown Missionary Baptist Church starting at 7 p.m. Pastor Elder Stacey Troutt assisted by Elder Daniel Cook. All are welcome to attend.

Revival

Maple Grove #2 Missionary Baptist Church will have revival services starting Sunday night, July 9 and July 10-15th. services at 1:30 and 7:30 then on July 16 services at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Everyone is invited and welcomed.

Revival

Oakdale General Baptist Church will be holding a revival on Sunday, July 23rd, at 7 p.m. Pastor is Brother Jason Halloway. Evangelist Brother Don Rhodes. Everyone welcome.

Revival

Lafayette Missionary Baptist Church will have revival beginning Sunday, July 16. Services will be nightly at 7 p.m. Bro. Jeff Likens and Bro. Casey Cole will be the preachers. Everyone is invited.

Revival

Maple Grove #2 Missionary Baptist Church will have revival services starting Sunday night, July 9 and July 10-15th. services at 1:30 and 7:30 then on July 16 services at 11 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Everyone is invited and welcomed.

VBS

Lafayette Missionary Baptist Church will have Vacation Bible School Monday, July 10 through Friday, July 14. Services will be each morning beginning at 8 a.m. and ending at 11:30 a.m. Everyone is invited.

VBS

Please join the Lafayette Church of Christ for their vacation Bible school on July 23rd through July 26th. Sunday night is our kickoff service and cookout beginning at 6 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday classes will begin at 6:30 p.m. each night. This year’s theme is “Finding God, the search is on.” There will be classes for the young and old. Hope to see you there.

VBS

Mt. Pleasant Church of Christ will be holding a vacation Bible school on Sunday night at 5:30 p.m., July 23rd, Monday, July 24th, thru Wednesday, July 26th from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Bible classes for all ages. Everyone welcome.

VBS

Join us at Lafayette First Assembly to attend VBS July 17-21 from 6-8 p.m. For children enrolled in kindergarten to sixth grade. For more information call 615-666-3043.

VBS

Holy Family Catholic Church is holding a VBS on Monday, July 10th thru Friday, July 14th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lafayette Elementary school. Transportation, snacks, and lunch will be provided. for more information call 615-572-0092.

VBS

Join us at Lafayette First Assembly to attend VBS July 17-21 from 6-8 p.m. For children enrolled in kindergarten to sixth grade. For more information call 615-666-3043.

VBS

Join us for our Annual VBS at Hartsville Missionary Baptist Church, July 10-14, 9 a.m. to noon each day. We’ll have classes, food, singing, crafts, and games for ages 3 & up, including adults. For a ride, call 615-633-7124 or 615-774-3430.

Bible Study

Lafayette Missionary Baptist has Bible study every Wednesday night at 6:30 PM. Everyone is invited.

Bible Study

Oakdale General Baptist Church has started a Bible study on Sunday nights at 6 p.m.

NOTICES

Macon County Chamber Network Mixer

The Macon County Chamber is hosting a network mixer event on Thursday, July 27th at 5 p.m. A meal will be served at 6 p.m. for a cost of $6 per person. Please RSVP for the event by signing up on Eventbrite or by calling the Chamber at 615-666-5885.

American Legion Post #117 Monthly Meeting

American Legion Post #117 will meet July 18, 2017, at 7 p.m. Contact: 615-666-4815

Macon County Health Council to meet

Macon County Health Council July 18th at noon at the Macon County Welcome Center. Contact: Stacey Brawner at 615-666-2147 for more details.

Alzheimer’s/Dementia Support Group

On Tuesday, July 18th at 10 a.m. MCGH is having an Alzheimer’s/Dementia support group in the conference room. For more information Contact: Stacey Brawner at 615-666-2147 for details.

Diabetes support group

Macon County General Hospital will be having a Diabetes Support Group meeting on Monday, July 24th at 6 p.m. For more information please contact 615-688-7907

Masonic Lodge holding first degree

Lafayette Masonic Lodge #543 will have an Entered Apprentice Degree on Monday, July 17th beginning with a potluck dinner at 6 p.m. For more information contact Gary Worrell at 615-666-5946.

Macon County Planning Commission will meet

The Macon County Planning Commission will meet on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the USHRA building located at 607 Hwy 52 bypass Esat in Suite E in Lafayette. The public is invited to attend.

15th Judicial District Child Advocacy Center will meet

The 15th Judicial District Child Advocacy Center’s Annual Meeting will be hosted in Memorial Halls, Baird Chapel on Cumberland University, Lebanon, TN on July 24, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m., interested individuals are welcome to attend.

Macon County Committee will meet

The Macon County “Loss Control” committee will meet on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at 9 a.m. in the courtroom of the courthouse in Lafayette.

L.B.J & C. Development accepting letters

L.B.J.& C. Development Corporation is accepting letters of interest from individuals desiring a Community Representative seat on the 2017-2018 Head Start Policy Council. A letter should be mailed to L.B.J.& C. Development Corporation, 1150 Chocolate Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee 38501, postmarked no later than July 31, 2017. If questions, call Dorothy Pippin at (931) 528-3361, ext. 221.

Pickup for Arts in the Park

The pick up for the “Arts in the Park” clay class pieces has been canceled for Thursday, July 13. The art pieces pick up will be rescheduled and will be posted in the paper at a later date. Thank you.

15th Judicial District Child Advocacy Center will meet

The 15th Judicial District Child Advocacy Center’s Annual Meeting will be hosted in Memorial Halls, Baird Chapel on Cumberland University, Lebanon, TN on July 24, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m., interested individuals are welcome to attend.

Macon County Committee will meet

The Macon County “Loss Control” committee will meet on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at 9 a.m. in the courtroom of the courthouse in Lafayette.

UCHRA holds a commodities distribution

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) will hold a commodities distribution for Macon County, Thursday, July 13, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the UCHRA County Office located at 607 Highway 52 By-Pass in Lafayette. Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities. To sign up or reprint lost commodities cards contact your local UCHRA office.

Food Program

Works In Progress announces participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program through USDA. Meals will be provided at no separate charge to eligible children served at 2430 Red Boiling Springs Road in Lafayette. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. For more information call 615-388-3765.

Help for drug abuse

Narconon wants to educate families on the new escalated risk Fentanyl has added to opiate abuse. Fentanyl has been found to be 50 to 100 times more potent than heroin and has a greatly increased chance of overdose. Learn more about the new dangers of opiate addiction and the details on Fentanyl by visiting narcononnewliferetreat.org/blog/fentanyl-laced-heroin-worsening-overdose-crisis.html. Narconon can help you take steps to overcome addiction in your family. Call today for free screenings or referrals at 1- 800-431-1754.

Free GED/HiSet Classes

Start the new year off on the right track by….Earning your High School Equivalency Diploma FREE!! Macon County Adult Education day and evening classes are available, contact or 615-666-2125 Ext. 121 for more details.

CPR & First Aid Classes offered

CPR & First Aid classes are offered at Macon County General Hospital. For more information contact 615-688-7907.

Weight Watchers

The open house informational meeting for those interested in joining Weight Watchers is Wednesday, July 26th at 11 a.m. in the Macon County General Hospital Conference room. The new 12 week series begins on Wednesday, August 1st. at 11 a.m. Please contact Janet Skelton at 615-688-7901 or 615-666-2147 for questions. The cost is $139 for new members and $132 for lifetime members.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Red Pump Café Open-Mic Night

On Saturday, July 15th at 6:30 p.m. the Red Pump Cafe is holding an open-mic night at the Armour Hotel in Red Boiling Springs. For more information Contact: 615-699-2180 or visit www.vision2020inc.com

Ghost Hunt Weekends

On Friday, July 14th, and Saturday, July 15th, The Thomas House is holding a ghost hunt weekend in Red Boiling Springs. For more information contact: Chad Morin at 800-604-9101 or visit www.ghosthuntweekends.com for reservations

Taekwondo tween/teen camp

Taekwondo Family Fitness is holding a tween/teen camp free to the public on Friday, July 14th from noon to 3 p.m. and Saturday, July 15th from 9 a.m. to noon located at 920 Red Boiling Springs Rd, Lafayette. Friday night will be a lock-in directly after our taekwondo promotional examination which will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The lock-in will cost $15 per child.

Jaycess demolition derby

The Allen County Jaycees will be sponsoring The 2017 Allen County Reunion Demolition Derby on Saturday, July 22, at 7 p.m. at the Allen County Fairgrounds in Scottsville, KY. There will be over $5400 prize money with Big Cars, Small Cars, Lawnmowers and Power Wheels. Gate admission is $10. All proceeds will go towards the Allen County Jaycees many projects and programs, ACSHS Up All Night and James N Bazzell Middle School Cheerleaders. For more information call 270-606-1123 or 270-237-1881.

Macon Chamber holds Glow Run 5K

On Saturday, July 22, 2017, at 8:30 p.m. The Macon County Chamber of Commerce is holding a Glow walk/run 5K at Macon County Junior High. Registration and check-in will be from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Race starts at 8:30 p.m.

2017 Macon County Fair pageants applications

The Macon County Fair pageants applications are now available and can be completed and turned in on Thursday, July 27, 2017, between 5 and 7 p.m. and Sat., July 29, 2017, between 10 and 12 at the Martha Wilburn pavilion. For information call Marilyn at 615-666-4034, Nicole at 615-666-9341, Hannah at 615-666-7207, Evette and Allye at 615-688-4225 or maconcountyfair.org. Fairest of the fair, Princess and Sweetheart is August 5, Petite and Little Miss is August 7 and Mrs. And Ms. Senior Macon County is August 8.

Macon County Fair Sampler Quilt 2017

The quilt will be given to winning ticket holder the week of the fair in August 2017. Tickets are $1.00 and 6 for $5.00 and can be purchased at the Ag. Extension Office on Locust St. or from any FCE Member. Proceeds go for improvements on the Women’s Building.

Community Bingo

The Palace Care & Rehab in RBS will be hosting Community Bingo for seniors on Wednesday, July 26th from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. The theme will be an ice cream social. There will be prizes and refreshments. Please RSVP by calling Maggie Sircy at 615-699-2238.

Dance at Mt. Hermon

There will be a dance at Mt Hermon Community Center Friday, July 14th. Doors open at 6 p.m., dance starts at 7 p.m. featuring The Skahls. For information call 270-427-8400/427-0419. Concessions available.

Happenings in Red Boiling Springs

Guided Meditation, Thursdays at 6 p.m. at Step Back in Time 252 Main Street, RBS. The RBS Zumba Fitness Tuesdays and Thursdays at Smith Chapel Church at 7 p.m. Yoga at Smith Chapel Church on Bennet Hill on Mondays at 5 pm.

July 14th … Painting with Delanie This class is perfect for all ages. Delanie Trent owner of Barnwood and Bling Boutique is bringing her paint a door hanger class to downtown Red Boiling Springs. Participants will choose 1 design to paint. Class is $15. Call 615-699-1919 to reserve your spot and to let us know which design you wish to create. Specific designs are posted on our facebook page.

July 15th … Plate decorating. Decorating plate with material. If you have favorite piece of material please bring with you. Size 14” x 14”. All other materials provided. Please call to register at 615—699-1919 by July 13, 2017. Cost of class $15.

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