The DeKalb County Library Board will have their bi-monthly meeting on Tuesday, January 23 at 6 p.m. at Justin Potter Library. The public is welcome to attend the meeting.
The DeKalb County Commission will meet in regular session on Monday January 22nd at 6:30 p.m. in downstairs courtroom of the DeKalb County courthouse.
Smithville Chapter No. 374 of The Order of the Eastern Star will hold their Chili/Soup and Card Party Annual Fundraiser on Saturday January 20, 2018 at 5:00 pm in the Smithville City Hall Community Room. Door prizes will be given out. Adults-$10 Children 10 and under- $7.50. A drink and dessert is included.
There will be NO American Legion meeting this month, January. If weather allows, the next one will be in February.
St. Jude Benefit Auction and Fundraiser "Bearing the Burden" will be Saturday, February 17 at the DeKalb County Complex hosted by the New Home Missionary Baptist Church with participation from surrounding area churches. A soup supper will be at 4 p.m. with a choice of soup or chili, drink, and dessert for $5.00. The auction will be at 5:30 p.m.
The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency would like to remind those who receive assistance through the Temporary Emergency Food Assistance Program, known as Commodities; it is time for recertification of their commodities card. With 2018 deliveries right around the corner, it is very important for recipients to recertify their commodity card with their local county offices prior to the first pick-up date.
Recertification date starts January 8th. First Distribution is February 8th.
If you think you or someone you know qualifies for this program, please contact the UCHRA office in your county for more information.
The UCHRA County telephone: DeKalb County 615-597-4504
The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, color, national origin, religion, or disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services or activities.
“This project is funded under a Grant Contract with the State of Tennessee.”
Nature in Winter – January 27 – 10:00 a.m.
Winter can be a cold and unforgiving time in nature. Join the park ranger for a morning hike on the Millennium Trail to learn about the survival strategies employed by plants and animals in the wintertime. Hikers need to plan for cold weather and dress in layers and warm boots. Meet at the park Millennium Trail Parking area. This is a moderate, two and a half mile hike.
Smithville Elementary Upcoming Events for January 2018
Wednesday, January 3rd – Stockpile Day, no School for students
Thursday, January 4th – Students return to school, Family Reading Night, 3-6 p.m.
Tuesday, January 9th – Report Cards
Wednesday, January 10th – Family Reading Night, 3-6 p.m.
Thursday, January 11th – Family Reading Night, 3-6 p.m.
Monday, January 15th – MLK Day, no school
Tuesday, January 16th - In-School Banking
Wednesday, January 17th – Family Reading Night, 3-6 p.m.
Thursday, January 18th – Family Reading Night, 3-6 p.m.
Wednesday, January 24th – Family Reading Night, 3-6 p.m.
Thursday, January 25th – Family Reading Night, 3-6 p.m.
Tuesday, January 30th - In-School Banking
Wednesday, January 31st – Family Reading Night, 3-6 p.m.
The DeKalb West School Junior Pro Basketball season will be held February 6 through March 1.
Games will be played on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Practice will be held on Mondays.
Plans are to have four grade groups: (K-1), (2-3), (4-5), (6-7)
The sign up fee is $30 for the first child and then $25 for each additional sibling.
Anyone interested in being a player should fill out the form below (CLICK LINK) so plans can be made to organize teams. The form must be returned by December 8. The money is due in full by January 11.
All board members and coaches must pass background check. If you re interested in being a coach submit your name on the form below (CLICK LINK).
Please return the form to the DeKalb West School Office, Attention, DWS Jr. Pro
101 Bulldog Lane
Liberty, TN 37095
The REMAINING 2018 DCHS Tiger and Lady Tiger Basketball Schedule
*Denotes District Game
January 9: Upperman*-Away 6:00 p.m.
January 12: Smith County*-Home 6:00 p.m.
January 16: Macon County*-Home 6:00 p.m.
January 19: Watertown*-Home 6:00 p.m.
January 23: York Institute*-Away 6:00 p.m.
January 26: Cannon County*-Home 6:00 p.m.
January 30: Livingston Academy*-Away 6:00 p.m.
February 2: Upperman*-Home 6:00 p.m.
February 6: Smith County*-Away 6:00 p.m.
February 8: Macon County*-Away 6:00 p.m.
2606 McMinnville Hwy
Smithville, TN 37166
Phone: 615 597-4265
FAX: 615 597-6025