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Tiger Christmas Tournament Begins December 19

Dec 19, 2014 to Dec 22, 2014
DCHS & Northside

The schedule has been released for the 2014 Tiger Christmas Tournament at DCHS and Northside Elementary School.

The tournament will be pool play until Saturday evening when it will be a bracketed tournament based on pool results. Games will be played at Northside Elementary School and DCHS.

All Tournament Teams will be selected which will consist of 10 players and an MVP. All Tournament selections will be as follows: 4th place one player, third place two players, second place three players, and first place four players and an MVP.

The schedule is as follows:
3:00 p.m.: Monterey vs Lavergne (Girls)
4:30 p.m.: Monterey vs Trenton-Peabody (Boys)
6:00 p.m.: Boyd Christian vs Monterey (Girls)
7:30 p.m.: Boyd Christian vs Monterey (Boys)

Friday, December 19: DCHS
3:00 p.m.: DeKalb County vs Boyd Christian (Girls)
4:30 p.m.: DeKalb County vs Boyd Christian (Boys)
6:00 p.m.: DeKalb County vs Lavergne (Girls)
7:30 p.m.: DeKalb County vs Trenton-Peabody (Boys)

3:00 p.m.: Lavergne vs Boyd Christian (Girls)
4:30 p.m.: Trenton-Peabody vs Boyd Christian (Boys)

Saturday, December 20: DCHS
3:00 p.m.: Monterey vs DeKalb County (Girls)
4:30 p.m.: Monterey vs DeKalb County (Boys)

Saturday, December 20: NORTHSIDE ELEMENTARY
6:00 p.m.: Girls #2 vs #3
7:30 p.m.: Boys #2 vs #3

Saturday, December 20: DCHS
6:00 p.m.: Girls #1 vs #4
7:30 p.m.: Boys #1 vs #4

Monday, December 22: DCHS
3:00 p.m.: Girls Consolation Game
4:30 p.m.: Boys Consolation Game
6:00 p.m.: Girls Championship Game
7:30 p.m.: Boys Championship Game


Dec 15, 2014 to Dec 23, 2014
6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
City of Dowelltown

The Dowelltown Mayor and Aldermen invites Dowelltown city residents to participate in the 14th annual CHRISTMAS CITY LIGHTS CONTEST

• First, Second and Third place prizes will be awarded for best Scene Overall.

• First and Second place prizes will be awarded for both Best Door/Porch and Best Window

•Turn on your lights / Displays by 6:00pm till 9:00pm nightly from December 15-23 to be judged. Judges will come through on different days during this time. Prizes will be given out and winners announced on December 23

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DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club Meeting

Dec 18, 2014
6:30 p.m.
Cannon County High School

A meeting of the DeKalb/Cannon County Amateur Radio Club will be held on Thursday, December 18th, 2014 - 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 CountyAmateur 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

"Love Lights a Tree" Campaign Underway

Dec 6, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014
Downtown Smithville

The American Cancer Society invites you to make a special donation in honor or in memory of a loved one during the holiday season through "Love Lights a Tree". A special memory board is on the south side of the courthouse that lists the names of loved ones being honored and remembered.

The DeKalb County Unit of the American Cancer Society seeks your support in the "Love Lights a Tree" fundraising campaign to raise money for research to find a cure as well as cancer education and patient services. Donations may be made throughout the holiday season. The persons you honor or remember do not necessarily have to have suffered from cancer.

The names are in "honor of" and in "memory of" for a donation of five-dollars per name. Forms may be obtained at the local banks. For more information, contact Barbara Ashford at 417-6563, Ivadell Randolph at 597-5296, Lynda Luna at 597-5837, Renee Cantrell at 597-4551, Melanie Judkins at 597-1132, or Patsy Judkins at 597-4213.

Blood Drive

Jan 6, 2015
1:30 p.m.
Smithville Cumberland Presbyterian Church

A Smithville Community Blood Drive will be Tuesday, January 6 from 1:30 until 5:30 p.m. at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall. To schedule your appointment, visit and enter sponsor code Smithville19. Walk-ins are welcome

DCHS Basketball Schedule

Nov 18, 2014
6:00 p.m.

The 2014-15 DCHS Basketball Schedule is as follows:
(*) denotes district games

November 18: at Boyd Christian: 6 p.m.
November 21: Warren County (Home): 6 p.m.
November 25: Gordonsville (Home): 6 p.m.

December 2: at Warren County: 6 p.m.
December 5: Upperman* (Home): 6 p.m.
December 6: Chattanooga Patriots (Home): 3 p.m.
December 9: at Livingston Academy*: 6 p.m.
December 12: York Institute* (Home): 6 p.m.
December 13: at St. Andrews-Sewanee: 3 p.m.
December 16: at Macon County*: 6 p.m.
December 19-22: DeKalb County Christmas Classic (TBA)

January 6: Smith County* (Home): 6 p.m.
January 9: at Central Magnet* : 6 p.m.
January 13: at Cannon County*: 6 p.m.
January 16: at Upperman*: 6 p.m.
January 20: Livingston Academy* (Home): 6 p.m.
January 23: at York Institute*: 6 p.m.
January 27: Macon County*(Home): 6 p.m.
January 30: at Smith County*:6 p.m.

February 3: Central Magnet (Home): 6 p.m.
February 5: Cannon County* (Home): 6 p.m.
February 7: at Gordonsville: 6 p.m.
February 9: Boyd Christian (Home): 6 p.m.

February 10-18: District 8-AA Tournament at Cookeville

"Healing Families" Family/Friend Support Group

Dec 18, 2014
5:30 p.m.
Haven of Hope office

DeKalb County Drug Court and Haven of Hope of DeKalb County are offering a free and open to the public family/friend support group, "Healing Families", for those concerned about someone struggling with the disease of addiction. The group meets at the Haven of Hope office, 612S Congress Blvd, from 5:30 to 6:30 Thursday evenings. Childcare is provided. Call 597-4673 for more information.

Justin Potter Library Supports Tennessee Promise Initiative

Dec 4, 2014 to Jan 15, 2015
3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Justin Potter Library

In support of the Tennessee Promise initiative, Justin Potter Library will commit to the following actions:

2. Dec. 4 through Jan 15, those computers and space can be used Thursdays from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the students' college applications.

3. Starting Jan 22 through Feb 26, TNPromise scholars can complete their eight hours of community service as volunteers at Justin Potter Library on Thursdays between the hours of 3:00 - 5:00 pm.


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