Hunter Education Field Day will be held by TWRA at Dekalb Co Fire Dept main station on King Ridge Rd on Sat Oct 24 from 9a-1p. Participants must complete either online Hunter Ed course or TWRA Hunter Ed CD course & bring certificate of completion to class. Register on-line at tnwildlife.org
Tennessee’s fire season begins October 15th and the Tennessee Division of Forestry wants to remind everyone that they must obtain a burning permit before doing any open burning. This allows homeowners to legally burn plant residues grown on the property (such as brush, leaves, and grass) as well as untreated or unpainted lumber. Burning permits can be obtained from the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, Division of Forestry between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday by calling the DeKalb County office of the Division of Forestry at 615-765-7373. In Smithville phone 615-215-3000. Burning permits can be obtained after hours and on weekends by visiting www.burnsafetn.org. Think before you burn.
A Community Dance will be held at the Old School House at Temperance Hall every Thursday night from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.. Enjoy good country music and hot food. Everyone is welcome. Fun for the family
A Smithville Community Blood Drive will be held Tuesday, November 3 from 1:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. To make an appointment, visit redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code: Smithville 19. Walk-ins welcome.
The DeKalb County Regional Planning Commission will hold its regular monthly meeting on Monday, October 12 at 6:00 p.m. at the courthouse.
The agenda for the meeting is as follows:
Consideration of final lot line adjustment plat for property located on Allen's Ferry Road (Van Pernis Combination) and any other business as necessary.
The DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club is sponsoring an Amateur Radio Exam Session on Saturday, October 10th, 2015 - 1:00 PM (Walk-ins are welcome) at the Cannon County High School - Room # 115, 1 Lion Drive, Woodbury TN 37190-5240. Contact Jeffrey Kemper - KV4VV at (615) 364-3913 or check out the club's website at http://www.dccarc.org if anyone has any questions.
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.
The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) will hold a commodities distribution for DeKalb County, Thursday, October 15, 2015 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the UCHRA Office 726 S Congress Blvd, Smithville, TN
Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities. To sign up or reprint lost commodities cards contact your local UCHRA office.
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.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting a seatbelt checkpoint on State Route 56 north on October 20
Local Churches in the Town of Alexandria will be having a trunk or treat on the square. October 31, 2015 (Halloween Night ) at dark-thirty. There will be no BOO BASH this year but children may go trick or treating in town the same night.
Smithville Junior Pro Basketball Signups
October 8 at Northside Elementary School Cafeteria from 3-6 p.m.
October 17 at Northside Elementary School Cafeteria from 8:00 a.m. until noon
October 25 at Northside Elementary School Cafeteria from 2-4 p.m.
Any child participating on a school basketball team is not eligible to participate. The cost is $40 for the first child and $10 for additional siblings. If you have any questions you can call 615-684-5786
2606 McMinnville Hwy
Smithville, TN 37166
Phone: 615 597-4265
FAX: 615 597-6025