The 16th Annual Waterfall Tour by Friends of Edgar Evins State Park will be March 18 from 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.. Ride a school bus to Ozone Falls, Roaring River Falls and the City Lake Park Falls. Reservations required. On-line reservations may be made at www.foeesp.com/waterfall-tour If you need assistance making reservations contact the park office at (931) 858-2114 or (800) 250-8619 for further instructions.
DeKalb County’s public safety and elected officials will be challenging employees of the DeKalb County School System in a battle for a good cause on Monday, March 6 in the 1st annual “Spring Into Action”” Blood Assurance Blood Drive. DeKalb County Neighbors Helping Neighbors.
The “Spring into Action” blood drive, sponsored by DeKalb County Clerk James L. (Jimmy) Poss will be held inside the Bloodmobile at the county complex on Monday, March 6 from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
It's time for soccer in DeKalb County! Recreational soccer sign ups are happening now for Center Hill Soccer Club (formerly DeKalb Youth Soccer). Children ages 3 and up may register this week at the DeKalb County Complex: Tuesday, Feb. 21 and Thurs., Feb. 23 from 5-7 p.m. or Saturday, Feb. 25 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Please come by with questions and to sign up!
Camp out at DeKalb West School on Thursday, March 2 for the 2nd Annual Family Literacy Night. Tents will be pitched at Camp Read S’more starting at 6 o’clock. The community is invited to venture into the world of literacy. Hike into Winnie the Pooh’s 100 Acre Woods, learn a Thing One or Thing Two with Dr. Seuss’s lovable characters on a book walk and cook up crafty characters for a new book idea. Children’s author Mike Shoulders will entertain with two of the three R’s-- rapping, and a reading from his books. Pack your backpacks for the exciting reading rendezvous March 2nd at DWS.
An All-Committees meeting of the County Commission will be Tuesday, February 23 at 6:00 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the courthouse.
Meanwhile, the regular monthly meeting of the County Commission will be Monday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the courthouse.
A meeting of the DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club will be held on Thursday, Febuary 23rd, 2017 - 6:30 PM at the Cannon County High School, 1 Lion Drive - Room 115, Woodbury, TN 37190. All local amateur radio operators and those interested in amateur radio are invited to attend.
Amateur radio operators also called “hams” communicate with other operators in the local area, statewide, nationally, and even worldwide. Hams also aid during times of emergencies with vital communication links. The DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club is an affiliated club of the American Radio Relay League. Call 615-597-9563 for more information or check out the
club's webpage at http://www.dccarc.org.
The L.B.J. & C Development Corporation Head Start Centers and the Central Office will be closed February 20 in observance of President's Day.
The DeKalb County Retired Teachers meeting is scheduled for March 2 at Smithville Elementary School at 11:30 a.m. Liberty State Bank will be hosting the meeting. All members are encouraged to bring school supplies. All retired teachers (members or not) are encouraged at mark this date in your busy schedule to attend. The next scheduled meeting will be May 4 at NHC Healthcare Center.
The DeKalb County Courthouse, County Complex County Offices, and the Smithville Senior Center will be closed Monday February 20th in observance of President’s Day. The County Court Clerk’s Office will also be closed Saturday February 18th
The DeKalb County Democratic Party will host a Chili Supper on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at DeKalb County High School cafeteria.
State Representative Brenda Gilmore (D-Nashville) and House Democratic Leader Craig Fitzhugh (D-Ripley) will be the keynote speakers for the evening. Representative Fitzhugh is considering running for Governor in 2018. Music will be provided by Seth Willoughby.
Join us for food, discussion, and music as we consider plans to move forward.
2606 McMinnville Hwy
Smithville, TN 37166
Phone: 615 597-4265
FAX: 615 597-6025