Community Calendar

County Commission to Meet

Mar 27, 2017
6:30 p.m.

The DeKalb County Commission will meet in regular monthly session Monday, March 27 at 6:30 p.m. at the courthouse.

The agenda is as follows:

Local Option Sales Tax Report

Budget Amendments

Trustee Report

Discuss upcoming budget and estimated revenue from current property tax

Discuss surplus property

Discuss Motlow State Community College request

Discuss Judicial Commissioners

Discuss Beer Board appointments in the 1st, 3rd, 5th, and 7th districts

DeKalb County Recovery Court Art Exhibit and Reception

Discuss Smithville/DeKalb County Senior Center as a Congregate Meal Site

Any other business properly presented


Amateur Radio Club Meeting

Mar 30, 2017
6:30 p.m.
County Complex

A meeting of the DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club will be held on Thursday, March 30th , 2017 - 6:30 PM at the DeKalb County
Complex, 722 South Congress Blvd., Smithville, TN 37166. All local amateur radio operators and those interested in amateur radio are invited to attend.

UCHRA to hold Commodities Distribution

Apr 13, 2017
1:00 p.m.
UCHRA Office in Smithville

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) will hold a commodities distribution for DeKalb County, Thursday, April 13, 2017 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.

County Commission to Meet

Mar 27, 2017
6:30 p.m.

The County Commission will meet on Monday, March 27 at 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the courthouse.

An All Committees workshop of the county commission will be Thursday at 6:00 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the courthouse.

DeKalb Library Board Meeting

Mar 28, 2017
6:00 P.M.
Justin Potter Library

The DeKalb County Library Board will have their bi-monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 28 at 6:00 p.m. at Justin Potter Library. The public is welcome to attend the meeting.

Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza

Apr 8, 2017
2:00 p.m.
Edgar Evins State Park

Edgar Evins State Park will have an Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza on April 8 at 2:00 p.m. Meet at Edgar Evins State Park Camp Playground at 2:00 p.m. Parking will be available at the campground store. The egg hunt is for children ages 12 and younger. PLEASE NO ADULTS. They will have 3 age groups (up to 2 years), (3-6 years), and (7-12 years) One parent may assist with the (up to 2 year old group). Prizes will be available. The hunt will take place in the playground area in the campground. For more information email

Healthy DeKalb’s Free Community Activities

Mar 28, 2017
DeKalb County Complex

Free community activities provided by Saint Thomas Health and DeKalb Prevention Coalition:

Tuesday, March 28th 9:00 am - Tai Chi - DeKalb County Complex

Wednesday, March 29th in the DeKalb County Complex:
•Walking Club – 8:00 am
•Chair Volleyball – 9:00 am
•Gentle Yoga – 4:00 pm
•Power Yoga – 6:30 pm

Friday, March 31st 8:00 am - Walking Club – County Complex

Save the Date: Monday, April 10th at 6 pm – Walk across TN registration at Greenbrook Park

Tobacco Cessation: When trying to quit, support can make all the difference - TN Tobacco QuitLine at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669)

For more information, call DeKalb Prevention Coalition at 615-580-9290 or Justin Potter Library at 615-597-4359

Donations Needed for the Mount Zion Church Cemetery

Mar 16, 2017 to Mar 31, 2017

Donations are needed for the Mount Zion Church Cemetery. If you have family members buried at Mount Zion Cemetery in the Lower Helton Community, you are asked to make a donation for the upkeep of the cemetery. You may send your donation to Bennie and Debbie Curtis at 1833 Tramel Branch Road, Alexandria, TN 37012.

Foutch Industries Needs Line Workers

Mar 15, 2017 to Mar 31, 2017

Hiring ten additional line workers at our Broad Street and Moog Blvd plants immediately. Starting pay is $9.00/hour. Shift is 7:00am -3:30pm with potential overtime. Applications available at the main Foutch Industries plant at 400 Moog Blvd


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