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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.

Kindergarten Pre-Registration

May 6, 2015
9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Smithville Elementary and DeKalb West School will have kindergarten pre-registration on Wednesday, May 6 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Children who plan to attend kindergarten must turn five years old on or before August 15, 2015 in order to enroll for the 2015-16 school year.

Parents, when you come for that registration, you will need to bring with you the following information:

*Child's Birth Certificate

*Child's Social Security Card

*Recent Kindergarten Physical.

*Current Immunization Certificate (shot record)

*Proof of residency for DeKalb County (i.e. gas/electric bill)

"Parents, please share with your child that he or she will be tested on registration day. This is an opportunity for your child to show the kindergarten teachers what he or she knows.

Registration forms may also be found online at under news/information.

DCHS Musical

May 1, 2015 to May 2, 2015
7:00 p.m.

The DCHS musical--Phantom Tollbooth Jr.--will be May 1 and May 2 at 7:00 pm at the high school. The cost is $5. Tickets will be for sale ahead of time through the students and sold at the door each evening.

Friday night only, there will be an afterparty with the cast with refreshments provided by Mrs. Linda Parris's culinary arts class. Only 50 will be admitted. Admission to the afterparty: $10. Call 931-265-6351 to reserve a ticket to the afterparty, or purchase remaining tickets at the door.

Smithville-DeKalb County Rescue Squad Ham Breakfast

May 2, 2015
6-10 a.m.
County Complex

The Smithville-DeKalb County Rescue Squad will have a Ham Breakfast on Saturday, May 2 from 6-10 a.m. at the County Complex on South Congress Boulevard. The cost is $7.00. Contact any rescue squad member or Dustin Johnson at 615-598-2080. Come out and support your local rescue squad!


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