The 25th annual session of the Cumberland Valley School of Gospel Music, Inc., will be held June 18 - June 29, 2007, at Martin Methodist College in Pulaski, Tennessee. Students are offered a choice of day and/or night classes and may stay on campus if they wish. Registration as well as other pertinent information can be found on the school's website at www.cvsgm.com or by calling Mr. Meador at 615-688-6938 or Mr. McCammon at 865-577-4675.
UCHRA commodities distribution June 22
The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency will hold a commodities distribution for Macon County on Friday, June 22nd from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the UCHRA Office located at 607 Highway 52 By-Pass in Lafayette and from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the City Hall in Red Boiling Springs.
Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities. Persons may receive commodities for a total of three (3) households if valid cards are presented at the distribution. The U.S.D.A.'s Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program is available to all eligible recipients regardless of race, color, national origin, age, sex or handicap.
Fried Pie Contest Saturday, June 16
The Lafayette Lioness and Lions Club are sponsoring Hillbilly Days June 14, 15 & 16 at Key Park in Lafayette. The Fried Pie Contest will be held Saturday, June 16, at 1:00 p.m. at the back pavilion of Key Park. Entries will be accepted from 12:00 Noon until 1:00 p.m. Categories are fried apple pie and fried variety pie. Two (2) pieces have to be entered in each category you enter. Cash prizes and plaques will be awarded. If you have questions, call 615-666-2000, 666-3350 or 666-3995.
Angel Food Ministries taking orders
Angel Food Ministries at First Baptist Church, 400 Church St., Lafayette, 666-3127, will be taking orders from June 10-17 and pickup will be Sat., June 30. Orders can be placed Sunday, 12-12:30 and Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Singing June 15 at Providence Church
A singing will be held June 15, 7:00 p.m. at Providence Church located near Westmoreland. Singers are the Singing Cookes, and the Cooke Brothers from Kingsport, TN. No admission, everyone welcome.
VBS at Antioch June 18-22
Vacation Bible School will be held at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, Hwy. 261 East at Galen, June 18-22, 6:00-8:30 p.m. Classes will be held for all ages. If you need a ride call 666-5339, 666-3189 or 666-3836. Everyone welcome.
2nd Annual Miss 4th of July
Attire: Red/White/Blue - Patriotic Wear - Can be Custom or Off The Rack, June 30, 2007, Holiday Inn University Plaza Hotel, 1021 Wilkinson Trace, Bowling Green, KY 42103. $25 entry fee. Call 666-9482 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for an entry form.
Attention: Anyone who attended Macon County High School in the 30's, 40's or 50's
Macon County High School will be shredding all of the old records form the above decades. If you would like to have your high school records, you will need to come by the school during regular school hours. All records will be shredded after July 15, 2007. You must bring photo identification. If you have a family member who attended Macon County High School during those decades and you would like their records, please call 666-4474 for further instructions.
Revival at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church
Revival at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church 1440 Lafayette Rd. Scottsville, KY - Beginning Sunday June 17, Services nightly at 7:00 p.m. Elder Dean Dyer and Elder Ottis Jones. Everyone welcome.
Ricky Scurlock to preach
Brother Ricky Scurlock will preach at Sycamore Valley Missionary Baptist Church Sunday at 11:00 a.m.
Singing at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church
An all day singing will be held June 17 beginning at 10:30 a.m. All singers invited.
Vacation Bible School at Rocky Mound Missionary Baptist Church
VBS will be held June 18-22 from 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. For more info or a ride, call 633-7420.
OES 379 Stated Meeting
Order of the Eastern Star stated meeting will be held Thursday at 7:30 p.m.
Community Footwash at
Union Hill General
Union Hill General Baptist Church on Clifty Rd. will have a community footwash Saturday 16th at 7 p.m. Bro. Don Roads will bring the message. Revival will start the 17th at 7 p.m. with Bro. Don Roads preaching.
Vacation Bible School at New Zion General Baptist Church
New Zion General Baptist Church, Rocky Mound Rd., Westmoreland, TN will have VBS June 25-27 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. for all ages. Theme is Wild West Witness (Ridin' in the Shadow of the Cross). For additional info, call Renee Herald at 644-3827 or 633-2252 or Pam Scruggs at 644-2740 or 633-2526. Come join us.
Singing at Providence Church
Providence Church located near Westmoreland, TN will have a singing June 15th at 7:00 p.m. Singers are the Singing Cookes and the Cooke Brothers from Kingsport, TN. Everyone welcome. No admission charge.
Revival at New Liberty General Baptist Church
New Liberty General Baptist Church, located near Bugtussle, will have their revival starting Sunday and being held each night at 7 p.m. Stacy Cook, pastor and Jason Hollaway will be helper. Services will be held Saturday afternoon at 1:30 and Sunday School at 10 and services at 11.
Singing at Willette Christian Church
Lewis & Lewis from Hendersonville, TN “Setting the Gospel to Music” will be singing at Willette Christian Church Sunday morning, June 17 at 10:00 a.m. Two hearts, two talents, one dynamic ministry. Everyone welcome.
Be an Ombudsman Volunteer
Aging Services for the Upper Cumberland, Inc. is looking for people who are empathic, diplomatic, and skilled communicators to be volunteer Ombudsmen. As a volunteer ombudsman, you will be assigned to a specific long-term care facility, working to ensure that the residents are being protected. You will help residents with problems they are unable to resolve alone. Volunteer ombudsmen dedicate 3 hours per week to this job. Ongoing training and support are provided. This could be the most challenging and rewarding volunteer opportunity you may ever have. Training will be held June 27-19, 2007 from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. For more info, please call Marie at 931-432-4210.
Revival at Enon Missionary Baptist Church
Revival begins Sunday, June 17th at 7:30 p.m. with services conducted by Pastor Eld. Brad Carver assisted by Eld. Joey Hackett.
Bobby Driver Memorial Scholarship FundraiserJune 23
Fundraiser will be held from 6 - 10 p.m. at Barren County High School Auditorium, 507 Trojan Trail, Glasgow, KY. Admission is $5 adults, children 5 and under $2.50. Temple Trio, Oak Forest Boys, Pride and Joy, Longcreek Bluegrass, Steel Country, Robbie Jones and Kentucky Gentleman are bands. Concessions available. All proceeds go to Bobby Driver Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Jason Goad to preach
Bro. Jason Goad will preach at Beech Bottom Missionary Baptist Church Sunday, June 17th at 11 a.m.
Revival at Cornwell's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church
The Revival at Cornwell's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church at Defeated will begin June 17, 2007. Services nightly at 7:30 p.m. Preaching by Bro. Terry Austin and Bro. Shawn Shepherd. Everyone is invited to attend.
Revival at Freedom General Baptist Church
Revival will begin at Freedom General Baptist Church in Scottsville Sunday night June 17th at 7 p.m. Pastor Bro. Donald Brawner, evangelist Bro. David Kinslow and Bro. Timmy Brawner.
Revival at Underwood Missionary Baptist Church
Revival at Underwood Missionary Baptist church starts June 17 at 7:00 p.m. Preaching will be by Elder Troy White, Bro. Zachary White and Bro. Randall Oldham. Everyone welcome.
No Barnfield Picnic
Billy Barnfield will not be hosting a 4th of July picnic this year. He's enjoyed having it the past 23 years and wishes everyone a great Independence Day this year.
Donate blood June 25
The American Red Cross requests that vacationers not take a break from giving blood because every two seconds someone needs blood, even during the summer months. You can donate blood and save up to three lives on June 25 at Lafayette Church of Christ located at 212 Church Street in Lafayette. Drive hours are noon until 6:00 p.m. All participants will receive a gift from the Red Cross. For more information or to schedule your blood donation appointment, call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE (1-800-448-3543).
Macon Helps Bag Sale
Macon Helps will have a bag sale Saturday, June 16, 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. All the clothes, shoes, and purses that will fit into a bag for only $2.00. Dolls will be half price that day only.
Public Hearing on 2007-2008 Fiscal Year Budget
For The Macon County Emergency Communication District, 1:30 p.m., Wed., June 20, 2007 at Macon Co. EMS Classroom, 30 Weldon Dr., Lafayette, TN.
Library Board to Meet June 13
The Macon County Board of Library Trustees will meet at 10:30 a.m.Wednesday, June 13, at the Red Boiling Springs Branch Library.
Macon County Planning Commission to meet
Meeting will be held Tuesday, June 19th at 6 p.m. in the Courtroom of the Courthouse in Lafayette, TN. The public is invited to attend.
Macon County Health Council to meet
Meeting will be held June 19, 2007 at 12 noon at the EMS Building in Lafayette, TN.
Swimming Lessons to be given at City Pool
Swimming lessons will be given at the Lafayette Swimming Pool from 11:00-12:00 each day. Price is $3.00 each lesson. Ages 5-7 will be June 18-22, ages 8-10 will be June 25-29, ages 11 and up will be July 2-6. No need to sign up prior to attending classes.
Junior High Cross Country Meeting June 21
There will be a meeting for any Macon County Junior High students in grades 6-8 concerning fall 2007 Cross Country. The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 21 at 6 p.m. in the MCHS cafeteria.
Macon County Loss Control Committee to meet
Meeting will be held June 19th at 10 a.m. in the Courtroom of the Courthouse in Lafayette, TN.