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Posted on Monday, February 3, 2014 at 2:34 pm

“The Night I Died at the Palace Theatre” opens Thursday, Feb. 6, at the Lincoln County Museum. Presented by Carriage House Players, the comic murder mystery will also be staged at 7 p.m. each evening on Feb. 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15. Tickets available at Bagley & Bagley Insurance, Carter’s Drug Store, The Book Inn, Sissy’s Antiques, The Flower House, and the Parks City Regions Bank, or call the CHP hotline at (931) 433-1300.


The Lincoln County Republican Party will hold its next meeting Thursday, Feb. 6, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of the Fayetteville Municipal Building. Stephanie Jamagin, campaign manager for State Sen. Jim Tracey, will be the guest speaker. Schedule permitting, Tracey may also attend following another commitment in Fayetteville.


Go Red for Women Luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 7, at the First Baptist Church in Fayetteville. All proceeds will benefit the American Heart Association. Luncheon price is $15 per person, with checks made payable to AHA. To reserve your seat, contact Mary Beth Seals at (931) 438-7620. The luncheon is sponsored by the Lincoln County Health System and AHA.


Veterans are invited to attend monthly breakfasts hosted by Vietnam Era Veterans on the second Saturday of each month. The next one is set for Saturday, Feb. 8, at 8:30 a.m., at Mike’s All American Diner, 1842 North Main Street, above the Shelbyville Walmart. For information about the breakfasts or the veterans group, call Tom Taylor at (931) 684-2557.


A Commodity Distribution will be held by South Central Human Resource Agency on Thursday, Feb. 13, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds.


Vietnam Era Veterans’ monthly evening meetings will be held at Mike’s All American Diner, 1842 North Main Street, Shelbyville, on the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. The next meeting will be held Thursday, Feb. 13, and will feature Aaron “Butch” Marsh, a former Boston Patriots pro football player. For information about the Vietnam Era Veterans organization or veterans’ events, call Tom Taylor at (931) 684-2557.


A benefit for Stacy Henderson is set for Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds at 4 p.m. Stacy is undergoing treatment for stage two lung cancer. Serving of dinner plates starts at 4 p.m., and the cost of a chicken dinner, including baked beans, potato salad, coleslaw, bread and a drink, will be $6. At 6 p.m., an auction will be held, and about 8 p.m. there will be entertainment by Fast Jack Band. Donations of items for the auction, such as tools, furniture and other items in good condition, or cakes, pies and cookies, are welcome. For information, contact Sabrina Green at 993-3696, April Steelman at 993-2105, or Kristi Daniels at 675-0636.


A Benefit and Auction for Adrionna Hadley, an eight-year-old who was diagnosed with epilepsy at age one, will be held Feb. 15 at the Charles Gleghorn Building from 4-8 p.m. Adrionna will undergo brain surgery at Vanderbilt Hospital on Feb. 24. Cash donations may be made at any Regions Bank in the Christy Flynt Family Benefit Account.


Indoor Yard and Bake Sale will be held at The House of Faith Healing & Restoration Center, 1937 Pulaski Highway, on Saturday, Feb. 15, beginning at 7 a.m. Sausage, biscuits, coffee and soft drinks will be offered. Clean and priced yard sale donations will be accepted. Items not sold will be donated to Goodwill. For information, call Patricia Staggs at (931) 993-0400.


Lincoln County Puzzle Solvers, an autism awareness and support group, will meet Saturday, Feb. 15, at Stone Bridge Academy at 10 a.m.


The Lincoln County Democratic Party will meet Saturday, Feb. 22, at 10 a.m. at the Fayetteville Municipal Building auditorium on the east side of the square. Anyone who is interested in attending or joining the Lincoln County Democratic Party is welcome. For information or to join, call Pat M. Fraley, chairman, at (931) 433-6138.


Ninth Grade Academy will be holding a parent meeting for any girls interested in cheerleading at NGA on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 6 p.m. in the library.


Wine, Cheese and Chocolate Party, hosted by the Humane Society of Lincoln County, will be held Thursday, Feb. 27, from 5- 9 p.m. at the Lincoln County Museum. Tickets are $25 per person and may be purchased at the animal shelter, Carter’s Drug Store, Bagley and Bagley Insurance, and Crawford Supply. All proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Lincoln County. For information, call (931) 433-3726.


Regular events


All American veterans are invited to weekly breakfasts hosted by Vietnam Era Veterans. Breakfast is held at the new “Base Camp”, Mike’s All American Diner, 1842 North Main Street, Shelbyville, each Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. No reservations are needed, and it will be Dutch treat. For more information about the breakfasts or the veterans group, call Tom Taylor at 931-684-2557.


Family Caregiver Support Group meetings for Alzheimer’s and other dementias are weld the first Wednesday of each month from 10-11 a.m. at 101 West Lincoln Street, Tullahoma. RSVP to Home Instead Senior Care at (931) 454-2202.


Weekly Saturday night dances are held at the American Legion Post 42, 2007 Wilson Parkway, from 7-10 p.m. The dance is open to the public, and the facility is a nonsmoking building, though a smoking area is provided outside. Country Roads Band plays a mix of country, country rock and classic rock and roll music. The cover charge is $5 per person. The kitchen grill is open for the sale of sandwiches, fries and soft drinks. The American Legion is a nonprofit organization, and proceeds from the dances helps in the funding for the aide to the veterans of Lincoln County.


Lincoln County Senior Citizens Center’s Senior Dance is held each Tuesday from 1 until 4 p.m. Cover charge is $3 per person. A live band is on hand to provide music. Bring a dish to pass or just come and relax, listen to music, dance, eat and enjoy. The Senior Citizens Center is located at 908 West Washington Street, Fayetteville.


Alcoholics Anonymous meetings are held each Monday and Thursday at 7 p.m. at St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church, located at 106 East Washington Street in Fayetteville, and each Wednesday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 9 a.m. at The Basement, located at the corner of East Market and Franklin in Fayetteville. For more information, call (931) 227-7908.


Senior citizens’ exercise classes are currently being held every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:15 to 9:15 a.m. at the Fayetteville/Lincoln County Senior Citizens Center. Denise Kendrick is the exercise instructor. For more information, call (931) 433-7271 or stop by the center at 908 West Washington Street.