AN EVENING WITH CARROLL ARTS
An Evening with Carroll Arts featuring Carroll County’s finest visual and performing artists is Saturday, June 16 at 6:30 p.m. at Long Heights Baptist Church, McKenzie. Admission is free. There will be a special presentation of Carroll County’s Friend of the Arts Award.
MACEDONIA FIRE DEPARTMENT SPORTING CLAY SHOOT
Macedonia Fire Department will host their third annual Sporting Clay Shoot Saturday, June 16 at the Carroll County Shooting Sports Park, 680 McAdoo Cemetery Lane, Huntingdon. Registration starts at 8 a.m. First rotation starts at 9 a.m. Second rotation starts at 1 p.m. Each rotation is limited to 60 shooters. There is a $60 registration fee. The five classifications are: 17 & under female, 17 & under male, 18 & over female, 18 & over male and top 3 man sponsor team.
Other events include: $10 shooting game, prize drawings, lunch and a silent auction for items donated by businesses. For more information, call Jerry Burcham 731-415-8375, Brady Jackson 731-336-3883 or Carroll County Shooting Sports manager Bill Lane 731-234-6759.
JOSEPH BUTLER MEET, GREET
Saturday, June 9, 5–7 p.m., Dennis and Gina Bush are hosting a Meet and Greet at their shop, 150 Dunn Road, Huntingdon for Joseph Butler for Carroll County Mayor. The event includes BBQ, a silent auction, a live band, and activities for the kids. It is a free event.
JOHNSON TEMPLE JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION
Johnson Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church is having a Juneteenth Celebration banquet Saturday, June 16 at 5 p.m. at Webb School. The theme is UNITY NOW. Tickets are $8. The speaker is Reverend James Vincent, Pastor of Cool Spring Baptist Church in Selma, Tenn. Pastors, elected officials and candidates are invited to fellowship and a great meal. For more info, call 865406- 9889.
ANNUAL ‘CASTING FOR A CURE’ KIDS FISHING RODEO
Steve McAdams’ annual “Casting For A Cure” Kids Fishing Rodeo is on Saturday, June 9 at McKenzie City Park. Free to kids age 15 and under. Registration on-site from 8-9 a.m. Rodeo hours are 9-11 a.m. Kids asked to bring their own bait and tackle. Benefits The American Cancer Society. For info contact Steve at 731-642-0360 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MCKENZIE MEMORIAL LIBRARY SUMMER READING EVENTS
McKenzie Memorial Library will be rocking the month of June with its Summer Reading Program, “Libraries Rock.” Each event will be held at the Park Theatre in downtown McKenzie.
Thursday, June 7 at 10 a.m. — The McKenzie Police Department will put on a program of interest to all citizens and age groups. You don’t want to miss this one!
Friday, June 15 at 10 a.m. — The Paris Landing State Park Birds, Snakes and Prey will present an interesting event for all.
Wednesday, June 20 at 1 p.m. — Movie Day, which is always a lot of fun for all. Admission is free!
Wednesday, June 27 at 1 p.m. — “The Pro-Kids Show” featuring Scott Humston. This show has been called “a must-have event” for every school-age child in America. Through music, magic, stories and lots of laughs, kids and parents discover the importance of character.
ENON MISSIONARY BAPTIST HOMECOMING
Everyone is invited to Enon Missionary Baptist Church for Homecoming services on Sunday, June 10. Sunday School begins at 10 a.m. Bro. George Avery will deliver the sermon at 11 a.m., with a noon fellowship meal to follow. The Avenue Trio, including Bro. Kasey Kemp, will sing at 1:30 p.m. The address is 13025 Highway 79 South in McKenzie. Come join us for a blessing!
WEAKLEY COUNTY DEMOCRATS TO MEET
The Weakley County Democratic Party monthly meeting at C.E. Weldon Library in Martin in Tuesday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m. Please join us and bring your friends.
NORTHWEST TENN. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL TO MEET
The Board of Directors of Northwest Tennessee Economic Development Council regular quarterly meeting is Monday, June 18 at 10 a.m. at the Northwest TN Head Start/Early Head Start Central Office at 938C Walnut Avenue, McKenzie.
MCKENZIE-CARROLL COUNTY UNITED NEIGHBORS
United Neighbors is accepting summer clothing at this time. Please be sure those are clean and in good condition. If the bin is full, please take items to other donation boxes.
Food: crackers, cereal, ravioli, spaghetti noodles, and evaporated milk.
Personal Hygiene: Deodorant, toothpaste and brushes, bar soap and shampoo.
Assistance and shopping are from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, and 9 a.m. until noon on Wednesday. The store is closed Wednesday afternoon and Friday-Sunday.
Call 352-0547 with any questions. Donation hours: during store hours. Please no glass or boxes in the bin. Do not leave items outside!
CARROLL COUNTY BOARD OF PUBLIC UTILITIES TO MEET
The regular monthly meeting of the Carroll County Board of Public Utilities is Thursday, June 21 at 2:30 p.m. in the office of the Carroll County Electric Department at 103 W. Paris Street, Huntingdon.
MCKENZIE TOUCHDOWN CLUB MEETS MONTHLY
The McKenzie Touchdown Club meets the first Wednesday of every month at 8 p.m. in the high school Library. The meeting is open to anyone in the community interested in supporting the football programs at the middle and high school.
WESTPORT MBC HOMECOMING
Homecoming at Westport Missionary Baptist Church is Sunday, June 10 at 11 a.m. Lunch will be served at noon. The Natchez Trace Bluegrass will sing in the afternoon. Everyone is invited.
VBS AT WESTPORT MBC
Westport Missionary Baptist Church invites everyone to Vacation Bible School June 11-15, 6:30-8:30 p.m. each night. Come tour the tabernacle with us!
PROMISE VBS AT MULBERRY
Promise Vacation Bible School, “Excavate – Discovering the Treasures of Jesus,” is June 10 at Mulberry Park in McKenzie from 3-7 p.m. The event is sponsored by Blooming Grove United Methodist Church, Greater Enon M.B. Church, Friendly Church of God in Christ, First United Methodist – McKenzie, Johnson Temple CME and Liberty United Methodist.
VBS AT FIRST BAPTIST – BRUCETON
First Baptist Church – Bruceton, 30960 Broad Street, hosts Vacation Bible School Monday, June 4 through Thursday, June 7 from 6-8 p.m. and on Sunday, June 10 during morning services. Children will be served dinner each night. You can register online at www.firstbaptistbruceton. com or June 4.
LONG HEIGHTS VBS
Long Heights Baptist Church – McKenzie, 260 Old Paris Road, hosts Vacation Bible School Sunday, June 24 through Thursday, June 28 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Dinner will be included each night.
WEBB ALUMNI MUSEUM
Webb High School Alumni, Inc., and the Webb High School Alumni Museum Committee welcome all to visit the museum at 938 West Walnut Ave., McKenzie, open every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or by appointment.
JOHNSON TEMPLE C.M.E. CHURCH PRAYER SUMMIT
The Johnson Temple C.M.E. Church hosts a Prayer Summit each Thursday at 5 p.m. Join to pray for unity, love and peace in our communities, our nation and the world.
WATER AEROBICS IS BACK
Water Aerobics at Bethel Pool is Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. to noon (summer hours).
OVERFLOW CHURCH PICNIC AT THE PARK
The Overflow Church is having at picnic at the Mulberry Park every first Saturday of the month from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. There will be free lunch, clothes, and books.
LONG HEIGHTS BAPTIST CHURCH PERISHABLE FOOD GIVEAWAY
Long Heights Baptist Church Perishable Food Giveaways are on the second and fourth Wednesday night each month at 8 p.m. at the church located at 260 Old Paris Road in McKenzie.
CCHS LOW-COST CAT SPAY, NEUTER VOUCHERS
The Carroll County Humane Society provides low-cost cat spay/neuter vouchers for $35.00. Come by the shelter 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Saturdays. Call Paris Vet Clinic and set up your appointment. Take your cats in one morning and they come home the same day! That’s all there is to it.
Here’s all the information you need about these vouchers: Your city of residence or income doesn’t matter—anybody can buy these vouchers. You can buy as many as you need. All vouchers must be used at Paris Vet Clinic. Vouchers expire one month from purchase. You can use these for your cat or the neighborhood stray. You can buy the vouchers for others to use for their cats. This is an ongoing program. Cats just need to weigh two pounds, which is usually at around eight weeks of age.
MCKENZIE INDUSTRIAL BOARD MEETS MONTHLY
McKenzie Industrial Board meets the second Tuesday of each month, 6 p.m., in the former railroad depot building.