The Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting a seatbelt checkpoint at State Route 56 north on March 17 in DeKalb County.
Daylight Saving Time returns on Sunday, March 12. Remember to set your clocks, watches, and other time pieces ahead one hour before you go to bed Saturday night, March 11. Spring forward to Daylight Saving Time on March 12 at 2:00 a.m.
On March 4th between 3-6 p.m. H.A.V.E will be having a " You Have No Right" event at Webb's Chapel UMC located at 6509 McMinnville Hwy Smithville. H.A.V.E is a nonprofit organization formed to open a "real" dialogue about addiction for everyone who suffers in silence. Karen Markle Pittman will be speaking on the Language of Addiction. We will be serving all the chili and fixins. Donations will be greatly appreciated.
All proceeds go to H.A.V.E. Our goal is to tear down the walls of silence that surround addiction. we HAVE to break the silence.
The DeKalb County Commission will meet in regular monthly session Monday night, February 27 at 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the courthouse. The agenda is as follows:
Local Option Sales Tax Report to be given
Audit Committee Report and Budget
Discuss Unclaimed balance of accounts remitted to the State Treasurer under Unclaimed Property Act Resolution.
Discuss TDEC Clean Tennessee Energy Grant Resolution
Discuss TDOT Excess Land Committee Report concerning Cherry Hill Community Center
Any other business properly presented.
DeKalb West School February Events
Feb. 27th- Read Night 3pm-5pm
Feb. 27th- Baseball Scrimmage vs Smith Co. 4:30 Home
Feb. 28th- DWS vs TXR (Baseball) 4:30 Home
March 2nd- 2nd Annual Family Literacy Night 6pm-8pm (Community Event)
Featured guest Mr. Mike Shoulders
DeKalb Tee-ball, Jr Coach Pitch and Softball annual meeting will be Sunday February 26th at DeKalb Middle School at 2pm. If you are wanting to coach or help please attend the meeting. Any questions call Gerald Bailiff @ 616-474-7079
DeKalb Tee-ball, Jr Coach Pitch, Girls Coach Pitch Softball and Fast Pitch Softball sign ups,
March 4th from 8am to Noon at the UT Extension Center at the County Complex
Tee-Ball 3 and 4 year olds can't be 5 by Jan 1st 2017
Jr Coach Pitch 5 and 6 year olds can't be 7 by Jan 1st 2017
Girls Coach Pitch Softball 7-8-9 year olds can't be 10 by Jan 1st 2017
Girls Softball 14U
Bring Birth Certificate for proof of age
Sign up fees 40 dollars second child 30 dollars.
Any questions message me or call 615-464-7079 Gerald Bailiff
DeKalb County Youth Baseball Sign-Ups will be held March 4 from 8 a.m. until noon at the UT Extension Center at the County Complex.
Sr Coach Pitch ages 7-8
Kid Pitch ages 9-10
Kid Pitch ages 11-12
Ages are as of January 1
Please bring a copy of a birth certificate and proof of residence.
Please note! No Machine Pitch this year. It has changes to Senior Coach Pitch
As a result of the drought of 2016, the Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) is providing cost-share on seeding pasture and hay fields in DeKalb County through the local Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) office. TDA will cost share at 75% on seed costs and drill rental, or $30 per acre, whichever is less. This cost share opportunity is only available for the spring of calendar year 2017, and consistent with planting date recommendations, and subject to funds availability. Please stop by the Smithville NRCS office at the USDA Service Center, 647 Bright Hill Road, for more information and to complete your application.
The 2017 DeKalb Middle School Saints Soccer Schedule
Saturday, February 25: Varsity/JV Play Day at Winchester: TBA
Friday, March 3: Central Magnet- 5:00 p.m. AWAY
Friday, March 10: Warren County-5:30 p.m. HOME
Tuesday, March 14: Smith County-5:00 p.m. AWAY
Friday, March 17: Jackson County- 5:30 p.m. HOME
Monday, March 20: White County-5:00 p.m. HOME
Tuesday, March 28: Avery Trace-5:30 p.m. HOME
Friday, March 31: Prescott-6:00 p.m. AWAY
Tuesday, April 4: Cumberland County-6:00 p.m. HOME
Friday and Saturday, April 7-8: Red Raider Invitational-TBA MANCHESTER
Thursday, April 13: Fentress County- 6:00 p.m. AWAY
Tuesday, April 18: Macon County- 6:00 p.m. HOME
Thursday, April 20: Upperman- 5:30 p.m. AWAY
Tuesday, April 25: Algood-5:30 p.m. AWAY
Friday, April 28: Overton County-6:00 p.m. HOME
2606 McMinnville Hwy
Smithville, TN 37166
Phone: 615 597-4265
FAX: 615 597-6025