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DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club Meeting

Apr 30, 2015
6:30 p.m.
Cannon County High School

A meeting of the DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club will be held on Thursday, April 30th at 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

Board of Education Work Session

Apr 20, 2015
6:00 p.m.
Board of Education Building

The DeKalb County Board of Education will meet Monday, April 20 at 6:00 p.m. at the Board of Education Building in a work session

Senior Citizens Community Dance

May 1, 2015
7:00 p.m.
DeKalb County Complex

The Smithville Senior Citizens Community Dance is the first Friday of each month at the DeKalb County Complex 718 S. Congress Blvd. The next one is May 1 starting at 7:00 p.m. featuring the One-Eyed Dawg Band. Admission is $5.00

SMX Staffing Has Immediate Job Openings

Apr 15, 2015 to Apr 30, 2015
SMX Staffing

SMX Staffing has immediate job openings on all shifts at one Smithville's premier manufacturing facilities AND A $200 SIGN ON BONUS IS AVAILABLE AFTER YOU WORK 90 DAYS. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to join a great team and build a solid future. SMX Staffing's recruiting office located at 726 South Congress Bvd. in Smithville is accepting applicants from 8am to 4pm Monday through Friday. You can also apply on line at That's or call 615-215-2941. Get a great job today!

Alexandria Fire Department Open House

May 30, 2015
2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Alexandria Fire Hall

The Alexandria Fire Department will have an Open House of the Fire Hall on Saturday, May 30 from 2-6 p.m.. Everyone is invited. Hot dogs and popcorn will be available to enjoy.

Brush Creek Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

May 2, 2015
6:00 a.m.
Brush Creek Community Center

The Brush Creek Lions Club will host a Pancake Breakfast on May 2 at the Brush Creek Community Center from 6 a.m. till 10:30 a.m.
Enjoy French Toast, Pancakes, Sausage, Bacon, Coffee, Juice or Milk for only $5.00. Kids 6 and under is $3.00. Also, they will host a community "Yard Sale". So call 615-683-8991 to reserve your spot. They welcome everyone to come enjoy a great meal and shop till you drop!
Proceeds will be used for improvements to the Community Center and to the Lions White Cane program. Please support your Lions Club and
enjoy fellowship with friends and neighbors. The Lions Club encourages you to bring your old eye glasses that will be given to the Vanderbilt Lions Eye Center.

10th Annual Dot's Storytelling Day

May 2, 2015
1:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
DeKalb County Complex

The 10th Annual Dot's Storytelling Day featuring Southern Hometown Humor will be Saturday, May 2 from 1:30 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the DeKalb County Complex on South Congress Boulevard. Enjoy a spring day listening to folk tales and stories provided by your friends and neighbors and sponsored by the Smithville Study Club. This event is a benefit for the DeKalb Imagination Library. Donations will be accepted and taken at the door. For more information contact Susan Hinton at 615-597-9300 or Dot Tittsworth at 615-597-5770. Come sit a spell and enjoy entertaining anecdotes from your friends and neighbors.

7th annual Relay for Life 5K and One-Mile Fun Run/Walk

May 2, 2015
8:00 a.m.
Green Brook Park

The 7th annual Relay for Life 5K and One-Mile Fun Run/Walk is set for Saturday, May 2nd and the deadline for pre-registration is, April 18th. Race entries will also be accepted on the morning of the race at the check-in location at Green Brook Park in Smithville, but will not be guaranteed a t-shirt.

The event is sponsored by and raises money for the American Cancer Society. The entry fee is a donation of at least $25 for pre-registration and $30 for those registering after April 18th. The race begins promptly at 8:00 a.m. RAIN OR SHINE at Green Brook Park on Saturday, May 2nd. All participants must check in by 7:30 a.m. Age divisions for the 5K Run/Walk is as follows: 12-18 19-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60+ (women) 60-69 (men) 70+ (men)

One Mile Fun Run as follows: Top 3 for Girls Top 3 for Boys Tee shirts will be given to all pre-registered participants on the day of the race. All other participants will receive a t-shirt as supplies last. Awards will be given to the male and female individuals with the overall best times in the 5K Run and the best times in each 5K age divisions.

The Relay 5K Registration Form includes a place for your name, phone number, address, city, state, zip code, your email address, your T-shirt size, your age, and your sex. Check on the form whether you are participating in the 5K Run or the One-Mile Fun Run Walk. Mail your registration to: Relay for Life 5K Run, 463 White Oak Drive, Smithville, TN 37166. For more information email: or call Roth Terrell at 931-639-7447 or Misty Adcock at 931-607-5982 Make checks payable to Relay for Life. Registration forms are available at Smithville area Banks and Restaurants, DeKalb County Community Complex and Fitness Center.

DeKalb County Republican Women's Club Meeting

May 14, 2015
6:00 p.m.
Patty's Restaurant in Smithville

The DeKalb County Republican Women's Club will hold it's monthly meeting at 6:00 pm on May 14th at Patty's Restaurant. Republican women of all ages are encouraged to join and share ideas.


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