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Eating For A Cure

May 1, 2017
10:30 a.m.
County Complex

Eating for a Cure, sponsored by the DeKalb County Officials and Employees for the DeKalb County Chapter of the American Cancer Society Relay for Life will be Monday, May 1 from 10:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the County Complex. The menu includes pulled pork barbeque plate, chicken leg quarter, baked beans, baked potato, and drink. The cost is a donation. 100% of the money collected will go to Relay for Life. All food will be furnished by: Circuit Court Clerk Katherine Pack, Trustee Sean Driver, County Mayor Tim Stribling, Register of Deeds Jeff McMillen, Assessor of Property Shannon Cantrell, General Sessions Court Judge Bratten H. "Butch" Cook, II, Road Supervisor Butch Agee, County Clerk James L. (Jimmy) Poss, Clerk and Master Debra Malone, and Sheriff Patrick Ray.

County Commission to Meet

Apr 24, 2017
6:30 p.m.

The DeKalb County Commission will meet in regular monthly session Monday, April 24 at 6:30 p.m. at the courthouse.

The agenda is as follows:

Local Option Sales Tax Report

Budget amendments

Quarterly Reports

Discuss Partial Closure Landfill Bid

Discuss Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Between the United States Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command (MARSOC) and the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department

Discuss Litter and Trash Collection Grant Resolution

Discussion by the Education Committee Chairman

Board of Equalization appointment


Any other business properly presented.

Board of Education to Meet

Apr 24, 2017
6:00 p.m.
Ernest Ray Education Center

The DeKalb County Board of Education will meet Monday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m. in a special called meeting at the Ernest Ray Education Center. The agenda is to act on a tentative budget for the 2017-18 year. The board will then meet in a work session immediately following the special meeting.

Spring Fling Pageants

Apr 22, 2017
11:00 a.m.
County Complex

SPRING FLING PAGEANTS” – Saturday April 22, starting at 11am, at the DeKalb Co Complex, 712 S. Congress Blvd, Smithville. Regular Pageant Entry: $25; “Day of” Door Entry - $30 Cash/will accept until 30 Min before your age group. Optionals available for only $5 each. Pageant is open to all counties; BOYS – age 1 day to 3 yrs old. GIRLS – age 1 day to 16 yrs old. People’s Choice Award for each age group Boys & Girls – with All Proceeds going to the local Lighthouse Christian Camp! Pick up your application at: Claire’s Dress Shop, Cash Express, or Liberty State Bank – all in Smithville. More information or applications available on Facebook at: Runway Rentals. Call or Text: 615-337-3375 or 615-318-0315. Drawings for GREAT Gift Cards, Just For Entering!

Survivor and Caregiver Reception

Apr 25, 2017
5:00 p.m.
Elizabeth Chapel Baptist Church

The American Cancer Society will host a Survivor and Caregiver Reception Tuesday, April 25 from 5-7 p.m. at Elizabeth Chapel Baptist Church at 1850 Allen Ferry Road, Smithville. The guest speaker will be Dr. Dana Thompson. Sponsored by Dr. Timothy Tobitt and Good Health Family Clinic.

County Commission to Meet in Workshop

Apr 20, 2017
6:00 p.m.

There will be an All Committees workshop of the DeKalb County Commission on Thursday April 20th at 6:00 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the DeKalb County courthouse.

The DeKalb County Commission will meet in regular session on Monday April 24th at 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the DeKalb County courthouse.

School Board to Meet in Work Session

Apr 20, 2017
6:00 p.m.
Ernest Ray Education Center

The DeKalb County Board of Education will meet Thursday, April 20 at 6:00 p.m. in a work session at the Ernest Ray Education Center

American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary Meeting

Apr 20, 2017
6:00 p.m.
Snow Hill Building

The American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary will meet Thursday, April 20th at 6:00 p.m. at the building at Snow Hill. Election of officers for the new year will take place. A meal of hot dogs and hamburgers will be enjoyed before the meeting. All members are urged to attend. Anyone attending needs to bring a compatible dish and/or dessert.

Cannady Cemetery Association Meeting

Apr 22, 2017
10 a.m.
Smithville Cumberland Presbyterian Church

You are invited to attend the annual meeting of the Cannady Cemetery Association. It will be
April 22nd at 10:00 am in the library of the Smithville Cumberland Presbyterian Church, South
College St., Smithville, TN. Donations for upkeep of the cemetery will be accepted at the
meeting or may be mailed to Brenda Hooper, 1653 Allen Ferry Rd., Smithville, TN 37166.
For more info contact Denise Brown at 615-597-7353.

DeKalb County Retired Teachers Association Meeting

May 4, 2017
11:30 a.m.

All retired teachers residing in DeKalb County are invited to attend their next meeting May 4 at National Health Center (NHC). They will meet at 11:30 a.m. for a meal hosted by NHC. Contact Russell Watson for more details at 615-597-7182 or The next upcoming meeting will be June 8 at 11:00 a.m. at the Webb House Retirement Center. Mark your calendar.


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