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2016 DCHS Boys Soccer Schedule

Apr 19, 2016

2016 DCHS Boys Soccer Schedule


Tuesday, April 19: *Smith County-Away- 4:00 p.m. (JV half hour after game)
Thursday, April 21: Chattanooga Christian- Away 6:00 p.m. (central time)
Tuesday, April 26:*York Institute- Away 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 28: *Macon County-Home 7:00 p.m. (JV at 5:00 p.m.)
Tuesday, May 3: Cannon County-Away 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 5: Smyrna-Home 6:30 p.m.

Monday, May 9: 1st Round of District Tournament TBA
Tuesday, May 10: 2nd Round of District Tournament-Merrol Hyde-TBA
Thursday, May 12: District Championship-Merrol Hyde-TBA

2016 DCHS Tigerette Softball Schedule

Apr 19, 2016

2016 DCHS Tigerette Softball Schedule

Tuesday, April 19: Macon County (JV)* 5:00 p.m. HOME
Thursday, April 21: Livingston Academy (JV)* 4:30 p.m. AWAY
Friday, April 22: Warren County (DH) 4:30 p.m. HOME
Tuesday, April 26: Cannon County (JV)* 4:30 p.m. HOME
Thursday, April 28: Smith County (JV)* 4:30 p.m. HOME

Monday, May 2: Upperman (JV)* 4:30 p.m. AWAY
Wednesday, May 18: REGION FINALS TBA
Tuesday-Friday, May 24-27: STATE TOURNAMENT

2016 DeKalb Middle School Saints Soccer Schedule

Apr 19, 2016

2016 DeKalb Middle School Saints Soccer Schedule

Tuesday, April 19: Avery Trace-5:30 p.m./JV Away
Friday, April 22: Fentress County-6:00 p.m./JV Home
Monday, April 25:Overton County-6:00 p.m./JV Away
Friday, April 29: Algood-6:00 p.m./JV Home
Tuesday, May 3: Jackson County-5:30 p.m. Home
Thursday, May 5: Prescott-5:30 p.m./JV Away


Tuesday, May 10: FIRST ROUND-TBA
Thursday, May 12:SEMI-FINALS-TBA

Liberty Senior Center Invites Seniors to Play Bridge

Liberty Senior Citizens

The Liberty Senior Center would like to invite those age 60 and older to join their bridge group who play bridge on Mondays, most Wednesdays, and some Fridays. They have coaches available for those who would like to learn this great game. For more information call Nancy at 615-536-5422.

Wanda's Traveling Friends presents a trip to the Grand Canyon

Sep 29, 2016 to Oct 11, 2016
Grand Canyon

Wanda's Traveling Friends presents a trip to the Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, and Hoover Dam September 29 through October 11. Departure will be from Smithville City Hall at 8:00 a.m. on September 29. The cost is $1199. Seventy five dollars is due at signup to reserve your seat on the bus.

The trip includes:
motor coach transportation
12 nights lodging including 3 consecutive nights in Las Vegas Casino Hotel
17 meals: 9 breakfasts and 8 dinners
Gaming and sight seeing on the famous Las Vegas Strip
Free Day to shop, explore, and discover Las Vegas
Admission to the Hoover Dam Visitor Center
Visit Grand Canyon National Park including an IMAX Grand Canyon Movie
Visit to magnificent Petrified Forest National Park
Guided Tour of spectacular Valley of Fire State Park

For more information call Wanda Poss at 615-597-4172

2016 Events at Edgar Evins State Park

Apr 9, 2016
Edgar Evins State Park

Apr. 9 - Celebration of Spring - Day of fun for the whole family

30- 5k Race

May.14-Volunteer Work Day& Cookout ( Indian Creek Clean up)

21 - 22- Native American Pow Wow Festival

23rd – 29th- Western Wallflower Tours ( Call Park Office@ 931-858-2114 to sign up space
is limited to 10 passengers per boat cost $10.00 per adult $5.00 children 12
and under)

28 - Memorial Day Weekend Campsite Decoration Contest

Jun. 4- National Trails Day Hike

18. – Kids Fishing Tournament (13 and under) – Bluegill

July 2 - Fourth of July Weekend Campsite Decoration Contest

18-22- Junior Ranger Camp – 3rd week

Sep. 24.- National Public Lands Day

Oct. 8 - History Hayride (*reservations required beginning Sept. 1)

10-28 Monday, Wednesday, Friday Fall Color Cruises. (Call Park Office@ 931-858-2114 to
sign up space is limited to 10 passengers per boat cost $10.00 per adult $5.00
children 12 and under)

22 - Halloween Campsite Decoration Contest & "Trunk & Treat"

29 - Fall Color Boat Cruise (*reservations required beginning Oct. 1

Dec. 3 - Light the Tower (Old Time Christmas Celebration)

* Reservations may be made on-line through


For more information about events or the organization of volunteers to help the park, please contact:

Fount Bertram, President
Friends of Edgar Evins State Park
Phone: (615) 765-5357

Spots Remain for Student-led trip to New York

Jun 8, 2016 to Jun 11, 2016
New York

Any Students in Grades 6th through 12th, There are 15 spots left for the student-led trip to New York for June 8th-11th, 2016. The group will be visiting the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State building, 9/11 Memorial, visit the site for Cake Boss television show (and have a cupcake) then finish up with a New York Yankee Baseball game. If you are interested please contact Anita Puckett 615-597-2574 for more information.

Fire Season Begins October 15

Oct 15, 2015
Tennessee Department of Agriculture, Division of Forestry

Tennessee’s fire season begins October 15th and the Tennessee Division of Forestry wants to remind everyone that they must obtain a burning permit before doing any open burning. This allows homeowners to legally burn plant residues grown on the property (such as brush, leaves, and grass) as well as untreated or unpainted lumber. Burning permits can be obtained from the Tennessee Department of Agriculture, Division of Forestry between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday by calling the DeKalb County office of the Division of Forestry at 615-765-7373. In Smithville phone 615-215-3000. Burning permits can be obtained after hours and on weekends by visiting Think before you burn.

L.B.J. & C. Accepting Applications for Head Start

Mar 9, 2014 to Mar 31, 2014
Smithville Head Start Center

L.B.J. & C. Head Start is currently accepting applications to provide free comprehensive child development services to children 3-5 years of age from low-income families in a full-day program. Services are also offered to meet the special needs of children with disabilities. L.B.J. & C. Head Start helps all children succeed.

L.B.J. & C. Head Start provides children with activities that help them grow mentally, socially, emotionally, and physically. The L.B.J. & C. Head Start recognizes that, as parents, you are the first and most important teachers of your children. They will welcome your involvement in L.B.J. & C. Head Start activities and will work as partners with you to help your child and family progress. Children who attend L.B.J. & C. Head Start participates in a variety of educational activities, receive free medical and dental care, free healthy meals and snacks, and enjoy playing indoors and outdoors in a safe environment.

L.B.J. & C. Head Start staff members will offer your child love, acceptance, understanding, and the opportunity to learn and to experience success.

For more information contact the Smithville Head Start Center at 615-597-5168.


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