Decoration will be held May 31st and June 1st. All donations will be appreciated. See WC Smith, Becky Johnson, Brian Spencer, or Glen Pedigo.
On Wednesday, May 28th, 2008 at 2:00 p.m., the Macon County Emergency Communication District Board of Directors will meet at the Macon County EMS Class Room for a Public Hearing on the 2008-2009 Fiscal Year Budget. This is located at 30 Weldon Drive in Lafayette, Tennessee. Immediately following this hearing will be a meeting of the Board of Directors to conduct business on the following agenda: 1. Discuss and/or take action on equipment expenditures; 2. Discuss and/or take action on the Fiscal Year 08-09 Budget; 3. Discuss and/or take action on Budget amendments for the 2007-2008 Fiscal Year Budget; 4. Review and/or modify the Director's contract.
Vol State Registration Rocks
Wednesday, June 11, 11am to 2pm, Plaza in the center of the Vol State campus, 1480 Nashville Pike in Gallatin. Rock band-Lincoln County Fusion, Subway Subs, Guitar Hero 3 Contest Info about the college, how to apply, how to register. Free and open to everyone. Visit www.volstate.edufor more details.
Fifth Friday Fish Fry at Donoho May 30th
Fifth Friday Fish fry will be held May 30th at the Donoho Hotel Entertainment Building from 4-9pm. All you can eat fish, fries, slaw, hushpuppies, drink and dessert for only $6.00! The entertainment for the evening will be: Digger Dan Birdwell on Accordion, Wanda Sloan & Zachary White Bluegrass, Beverly Kirby Gospel Artist, Terri Lynn Weaver Goaspel Artist, Blu Folk Bluegrass group featuring: Dianne & Tony Davis, Terry Canter and Jason Sanders All proceeds to go to The Goodwill Association of Red Boiling Springs.
Free Bluegrass Concert at Key Park
Macon County Arts Council presents Jesse McReynolds and The Virginia Boys with The Portland City Limits Bluegrass Band Sunday, June 1, at 2:00 p.m. at Key Park in Lafayette, Tennessee. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a free concert.
In case of rain, venue will be held in the Macon County High School auditorium.
Jr. High Track Meeting
There will be a meeting for any upcoming Macon County Junior High students (previous 7th, 6th, or 5th) interested in running Junior High Cross Country next year on Thursday, May 29, 2008 in the Macon County High School cafeteria at 6:00 p.m.
VFW Thursday Dinner June 5
Menu is steak and gravy, mashed potatoes, corn, green beans, seven layer salad, rolls, dessert, and drink, all for $5.00. Everyone welcome!
Benefit Basketball Tournament June 7
A benefit basketball tournament will be held June 7th at the middle school beside the football field for Dustin Jones, who is 25 years old and has cancer. All proceeds will to his medical expenses. To enter, please call 388-3629. Entrance fee will be $100.00. Donations accepted. Deadline for team entries will be Wed., June 4th.
Hamburger Sale May 31
Sale will be held at the Lafayette Wal-Mart Saturday, May 31st. Sponsored by the Lafayette Lions Club.
Vacation Bible School at 1st Baptist Church of Lafayette
You're invited to VBS, located at 400 Church Street (across from Fairlane Drive and the Lafayette Public Library) on June 2nd - 6th, from 9 a.m. - noon for 4-year-olds through 6th grade and from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. for youths 7th grade - 12th grade. If you need a ride to the church, please call the church office at 666-3127 Mondays - Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Hesson Family Reunion to be held
Reunion will be Sunday, June 1, 2008 at the Cedars of Lebanon Park in Lebanon from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Please come and join us. Contact Bobbie Halberg at 941-743-5282 for more information.
Wings of Love in Concert June 1
Wings of Love Gospel Singing Group will be in concert at New Life Baptist Church on Sunday evening, June 1, at 6 p.m. Everyone is invited, admission is free. Address for New Life Baptist Church is 6851 Hwy. 52 East, Lafayette. Need information please call 688-4167.
Vacation Bible School at New Life Baptist Church
Outriggers Island beings June 9th thru June 13th from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., nightly, Monday thru Friday. VBS Carnival Saturday, June 14 from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. For boys and girls ages 0-18. New Life Baptist Church, 6851 Hwy. 52 East, Lafayette. Please call 688-4176 to pre-register your child.
VBS at Millers Chapel
Vacation Bible School at Millers Chapel General Baptist Church June 9th - 13th from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. nightly. Everyone welcome.
Looking for photos of Johnny, Jewel, & Milton Deckard
I am asking that anyone related to Johnny, Jewel, & Milton Deckard that may have photos that let me get copies. Please contact me at 270-434-4196 or e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Macon Co. Democratic Party to meet
The Macon County Democratic Party will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, June 5, 2008 at 7:00 P.M. at the Macon County Justice Center. All Democrats and other interested persons are urged to attend.
Johnson Family Reunion
The descendants of John Wesley and Susan Cloninger Johnson will meet for their annual reunion Saturday, June 7 beginning at 5:00 p.m. at the Thomas House in Red Boiling Springs. For more information, please e-mail JWJFamily2008@cs.com.
Decoration & Memorial Services at Drury Cemetery
Decoration and service will be held Sunday, June 1st. At 1 p.m., a service commemorating veterans of all wars buried at Drury's will be given. Loved ones are urged to attend. Following this service, there will be a preaching by Anthony Hale at 2:30.
Benefit for Jerry Craighead
A benefit soup & chili supper, cakewalk, & raffle will be held Saturday, May 31, 2008 at the Mt. Vernon Community Center in Clay County. All proceeds will go to Jerry Craighead, a disabled Veteran, for some much-needed home repairs. Serving will being at 5:00 p.m. Cakewalk begins at 6:00 p.m. Raffle prizes will be: 1st-Shotgun; 2nd-Handmade Quilt; and 3rd-$25 cash. For further information or to donate an item for the cakewalk, contact Mary Bean at 699-3980 or Vicky Craighead at 699-2060.
Revival at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
Revival begins Sunday night, June 1. Services are nightly at 7:30. Preaching will be by our pastor Elder Eddie Gregory, assisted by Bro. Jim Carter. Everyone is welcome.
Decoration at Nelson McDonald Cemetery
Decoration day will be held Sunday, June 1 at 2:00 p.m. Preaching by Kenneth Hesson.
Macon County Commission to meet
County commission will be at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, June 2, 2008 at the Courthouse in Lafayette, Tennessee.
Donations for Leonard Cemetery
Once again we need your help in the upkeep of Leonard Cemetery. If you wish to contribute, please contact Macon Bank and Trust Co. in RBS, or call Trudy Coons at 615-699-3689. Thank you for your help. Please check for old flowers and take them with you for removal. There is not a disposal place at the cemetery.
Donations for Walton's Cemetery
Walton's Cemetery, located next to Knollwood Manor, is in need of donations. Donations can be made at any Citizens Bank.
Gospel Meetings at Walton's Chapel Church of Christ
Meetings will be held June 1 - 6. Sunday, June 1, 9 a.m.; 10 a.m. service, singing at 2 p.m. with worship service following at 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, 7 p.m. each night. Jarrod Jacobs is the speaker. Everyone welcome.
Clothes & Shoes Giveaway
Free clothes and shoes Sat., May 31st from 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Westmoreland Church of Christ. Cancel if rain.
Motor coach trip to Berea, KY
Travel to Berea, KY, “Folk Arts Craft Capital of Kentucky.” Visit Churchill Weavers, Berea College and shops, Kentucky Artisan Center, and have lunch at Boone Tavern, all for $66.00, on Monday, June 16, 2008. Local area pickup. Register now or for more information call Carolyn at 615-666-2089 or Deloris at 615-452-7976.
LBJ&C Board of Directors to meet
Bi-monthly meeting will be held Tuesday, June 10, 2008 at the LBJ&C Development Corporation, 1150 Chocolate Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee. The meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m.
LBJ&C Head Start Policy Council meeting rescheduled
Meeting has been rescheduled for Monday, June 9, 2008 beginning at 6:00 p.m. Meeting will be held at 1150 Chocolate Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee.
Decoration at Underwood Cemetery
Decoration will be June 8, 2008. Donations will be accepted during the weekend but if you are unable to attend, you may mail your donation to 1989 Antioch Rd., Lafayette, TN 37083 in care of Priscilla Taylor.
Revival at Bethany Missionary Baptist Church
Revival begins Sunday night, June 1 with services each night at 7:30 p.m. Pastor Terry Austin will be assisted by Elder Floyd Ferguson. Everyone welcome.
Belview School Reunion June 7
The Belview school reunion will be Saturday, June 7 at the school house. Potluck meal will be around noon. Everyone welcome to come and enjoy the day with schoolmates, friends, and families. Bring a chair if you can.
Perdue-Wooten Family Reunion June 8
The Perdue-Wooten family reunion will be Sunday, June 8 at the Belview school near Underwood Cemetery. Potluck lunch will be around noon. Bring a chair if you can.
Movie Night in the Park
Sponsored by Macon County Arts Council. Join us Thursday night at 8:00 p.m., starting May 29th located at the band stand in Key Park to watch a great family film. The cost is free so bring your lawn chair and enjoy the film on a big screen. For more information please visit our website at www.maconcountyartscouncil.com. To celebrate the release of the new Indiana Jones movie, our first film will be Raiders of the Lost Ark.
State Farm Child Safety Day May 31
State Farm Agent Charlie Adams and Monroe Carell Jr. will provide free inspections of child safety seats on Saturday, May 31, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at 46 Brattontown Circle in Lafayette.
Miscellaneous Shower for Bobbie & Frank Brawner
A shower for Bobbie & Frank Brawner, tornado victims, will be held Saturday, June 7 from 2-4 .m. at the home of Sandy Ford, located at 955 Hwy. 10. Given by friends. For more information, call Sandy Ford at 615-374-2337.
Roger Carter to preach
Brother Roger Carter will be preaching at Days Cross Roads Missionary Baptist Church Sunday night at 6:00 p.m. June 1, 2008. Everyone is invited to attend.