Magistrates voted to invest $112,000 into the Marion County Jobs Training Consortium to help improve the quality of technical education for Marion County students at the Marion County Area Technology Center (MCATC) during its regular monthly meeting July 17.
Brenda and Tommy McIlvoy will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on July 27, 2014. The couple was married July 27, 1974 at Springfield Baptist Church in Springfield by Bro. Bradley.
Brenda is the former Brenda Milburn. She is retired from the Marion County Board of Education. Tommy is retired from Inoac in Springfield. The couple has one son, Shawn McIlvoy.
A private celebration will be held.
With summer winding down and school starting back in a few weeks, Workforce Solutions at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College has a wonderful opportunity for middle-schoolers and their parents/guardians to wrap up their summer with a free Career Craze summer camp.
Bethel Star Apostolic Church, 328 Lincoln Ave., will be having a tent revival at 7 p.m. each night Thursday, July 24 through Saturday, July 26. Speaker will be Pastor Elder Michael J. Johnson Sr.
The Marion County Heritage Center is publishing a cookbook in 2015 to celebrate Lebanon’s 200th anniversary. The books will be sold at the Heritage Center gift shop.
The cookbook will feature divider pages with pictures and information about former eating locations and restaurants, dating back to the 1800s. The book's organizers also hope to include recipes from some of those establishments.
Family Resource Director Amy Newton and Glasscock Elementary School staff invited the community to a special presentation to highlight their week of summer school Friday afternoon. The presentation included a physical education demonstration with Danny Marks. It also included two songs that focus around the theme of summer school this year, which was oceanic life and the world they live in. According to Newton, 104 students participated at summer school at GES. When all lessons were complete at the end of the week, the students went on a field trip to Newport Aquarium.