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Smithville Jr Pro Basketball Signups

Oct 27, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Northside Elementary School Cafeteria

Smithville Jr Pro Basketball Signups will be Thursday, October 27 at the Cafeteria of Northside Elementary School from 3-6 p.m.

The final date to sign up will be Saturday, October 29 at the Northside Elementary School gym. You will need to arrive before your age divisions try out. If the child is in kindergarten to 1st grade there is no try out. Just sign up between 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on October 29 or on Thursday, October 27 from 3-6 p.m. Anyone wanting to coach a team should call 615-684-5786.

Try-Out times are as follows:
2nd-3rd grade girls: 10 a.m.
2nd-3rd grade boys: 11 a.m.

4th-5th grade boys: noon
4th-5th grade girls: 1 p.m.

6th-8th grade boys: 2 p.m.
6th-8th grade girls: 3 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 each additional sibling. If you have questions call 615-684-5786.

DeKalb County Scottish Rite Club Meeting

Oct 27, 2016
6:00 p.m.
Patty's Restaurant

The DeKalb County Scottish Rite Club will meet Thursday, October 27 at 6:00 p.m. at Patty's Restaurant on West Broad Street, Smithville. All members are urged to attend.

DeKalb History Washington, D.C. Trip

Nov 15, 2016
6:00 p.m.
Smithville Elementary School Cafeteria

A meeting will be held on Tuesday, Nov 15th at 6:00p.m. at the Smithville Elementary School Cafeteria to discuss the DeKalb History Trip to Washington D.C. for 7th through 10th graders students and/or parents set for June 5th-June 10th, 2017. Participants will tour George Washington and Thomas Jefferson’s Homes as well as the Capitol and surrounding historic monuments. They will visit the U.S. Holocaust Museum and the Smithsonian Museums. At this informative meeting, Anita Puckett will have tentative itineraries/schedules. She will be collecting deposits as well as answering any questions you may have. If you have any questions, feel free to contact her after 5:00 pm at 597-2574.

Parent-Teacher Conferences

Oct 25, 2016

Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Tuesday, October 25 at DeKalb County High School from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. and from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Thursday, October 27 at DeKalb Middle School, Northside Elementary, Smithville Elementary, and DeKalb West School.

Report cards will be sent home from all schools on Tuesday, October 25.

County Commission Meeting

Oct 24, 2016
6:30 p.m.

The DeKalb County Commission will meet in regular monthly session on Monday, October 24 at 6:30 p.m. in the third floor courtroom of the courthouse.

The agenda is as follows:

Local option sales tax report

Quarterly reports

Re-appointment of two 911 board members

Discuss surplus property

Discuss Community Development Block Grant Water Line Extension

Discuss approval of Sheriff's Department Policies

Discuss approval of EMS Handbook

Discuss for approval of County Personnel Policy

Resolution to close the end section of Wright Bend Road

Resolution to close the end section of Taylor Lane

Any other business properly presented

Blue Springs School Reunion

Oct 29, 2016
11:00 a.m.
Blue Springs Community Center

The Blue Springs School 10th Annual Reunion is Saturday, October 29 at the Blue Springs Community Center beginning at 11:00 a.m. Bring finger foods. Dessert will be furnished. They will serve lunch around noon. Everyone who ever went to school there or taught school there and anyone else who wants to attend is welcome. For more information, call James Certain at 931-668-1239 or 931-273-2327 or Reed Miller at 615-215-7938

Free Vein Screening

Nov 16, 2016
4-6 p.m.
Family Medical Center

Do you have varicose veins? Swollen, aching legs or ankles? Restless or heavy legs? If so, you may be suffering from a serious condition called venous reflux disease. More than 30 million people with venous reflux disease are undiagnosed and, if untreated, their condition will continue to get worse. On Wednesday November 16 from 4pm-6pm Dr. Jeff McCarter will be offering a free vein screening at Family Medical Center in Smithville. Schedule your appointment and find out how you can get relief from the pain of vein disease. Hurry as space will fill fast. Call 931-528-1992 to schedule your appointment. Again, the free vein screening will take place Wednesday November 16 from 4pm-6pm. Call 931-528-1992 now to reserve your spot.

Daylight Saving Time Ends November 6

Nov 6, 2016

Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 6 at 2:00 a.m.. Before you go to bed Saturday night, November 5 be sure to set your clocks, watches, and other time pieces back one hour. Remember we are falling back to Central Standard Time.

DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club Meeting

Oct 27, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Cannon County High School

A meeting of the DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club will be held on Thursday, October 27th, 2016 - 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


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