News Notes for March 8

News Notes for March 8

Posted: Wednesday, March 9, 2011 4:01 pm

Faith Lutheran

plans services

on Lenten season

Faith Lutheran Church in Union City will have services during the Lenten Season on Wednesday nights beginning with Ash Wednesday, March 9 at 7 p.m. The theme of the Lenten services is “iracles of the Passion.” A short meal will be served prior to each service starting at 6 .m. 

The church is located at 2012 East Reelfoot Ave., across from the Coca Cola Bottling plant in Union City.

A warm welcome is extended to everyone to attend.


Ides of March

Hamfest set

The Ides of March Hamfest will be held from 8 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 19 at Union City National Guard Armory, 2017 East Reelfoot Ave. sponsored by the Reelfoot Amateur Radio Club.

Amateur radio forums amateur radio license testing. QSL card checking, vendor tables for professional suppliers and hams, good food, good fellowship, interaction with ARRL representatives—all of these are offered as a part of the Hamfest. Come see how rewarding amateur radio can be! For further information contact Bob — K9IL; Glenn —; or see the complete announcement at


Bank sponsors

5K race for RFL

BancorpSouth to sponsor 5K race to benefit Weakley County East Relay for Life March 19, registration begins at 8 a.m. with the race to begin at 9 a.m. Pre-registration with $15 entry fee until March 10, $18 entry fee March 11 until race day. Awards will be given. Walkers welcome.  Please mail completed registrations forms to BancorpSouth PO. BOX 109, Dresden TN 38225. For more information call 731-364- 3193 or e-mail


Spay Day planned

Spay Day is being set for March 20. Cost is $40 Spay/ $35 Neuter for cats and $60 spay/ $50 Neuter. There will be an additional $25 fee for dogs over 50 lbs.

Be a part of the solution! Spa or Neuter your pet.

A neutered pet will be healthier; will live longer; will listen better and be easier to train; will be calmer and more affectionate; will be less likely to roam, run away and fight with other animals; and will not produce kittens or puppies!

Invest in yor pet’s future. It’s a small price to pay for a lifetime of love.

Call today to schedule an appointment for your pet at (270) 705-5794 or (270) 366-1650.

Sponsored by Groomingdales, Paws, Claws and More, Transport and Rescue Animal Adotion Center in Union City.

Call David Oliver for additional information 588-0498 or 819-0526.


UT Martin Spring 

Preview Day 

The University of Tennessee at Martin Office of Admissions will host Spring Preview Day, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, March 26, in Boling University Center. 

Registration begins at 9 a.m. Welcoming remarks and an information session will follow at 9:30 a.m. At 10:30 a.m., an academic fair will be hosted. The campus tour, including housing and the Student Recreation Center, will begin at 11:30 a.m. 

Students may register for Spring Preview Day at—day.php. For more information, contact the UT Martin Office of Admissions at (731)881-7020.

wcp 3/08/11

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