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DeKalb Fire Department Liberty Station-Engine #65 Fundraiser

Jun 4, 2016
4:00 p.m.
DeKalb West School

The DeKalb County Fire Department Liberty Station-Engine #65 will have a fundraiser June 4 from 4:00 p.m. until? at DeKalb West School. Enjoy all you can eat fish & chicken dinner and Gumbo.

$12 for children ages 10 through adults
$6.00 for children ages 6 through 10
Free for children age 5 and younger

To go boxes available

Anyone wanting to donate cakes, pies, brownies, or any other desserts would be greatly appreciated! They will send someone to pick up any donations that you are willing to donate for the cake walk. Please call 615-536-5987 (Jerry Wayne Johnson) or 615-295-4605 (Donnie Johnson) for pick-ups or if you have any questions.

Come out and support your local fire department. Everyone's support will be greatly appreciated.

Keith and Wilson Reunion

Jun 5, 2016
Green Brook Park Pavilion #1

The Keith and Wilson Reunion will be June 5 at Green Brook Park Pavilion #1. Anyone related to the Keith's or Wilson's is asked to attend and bring a dish. Come early and stay late

Blood Assurance Blood Drives

May 23, 2016
8:00 a.m.
Family Medical Center

Blood Assurance will have a Blood Drive on Monday, May 23 from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the Family Medical Center and at St. Thomas DeKalb Hospital from 12:30 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. Get a FREE Movie Ticket for donating. Blood Assurance is the sole provider of blood to DeKalb Hospital. In 2016, DeKalb County has used 96 units. Your donation is needed to help with the supply.

DARE Graduation

May 24, 2016
1:00 p.m.
DeKalb West School

The DARE graduation will be Tuesday, May 24 at 1:00 p.m. at DeKalb West School.

DeKalb County Library Board

May 24, 2016
6:00 p.m.
Justin Potter Library

The DeKalb County Library Board will have their bi-monthly meeting on Tuesday, May 24 at 6:00 p.m. at Justin Potter Library. The public is welcome to attend the meeting.

2016 DeKalb County Fair Premium Books Now Available

May 16, 2016 to May 31, 2016

The 2016 DeKalb County Fair Premium Books are available at the following locations.

Liberty State Bank - Alexandria, Liberty, and Smithville
Wilson Bank & Trust - Alexandria, and Smithville
Regions Bank - Smithville
The Village- Alexandria
Bratten Cook Attorney at Law - Smithville
Webb's Drug Store - Alexandria, and Smithville
Alexandria Library
Prichard's Food - Alexandria
Alexandria Senior Center
Alexandria Post Office
Alexandria City Hall
Liberty Senior Center
Liberty Post Office
Smithville Senior Center
Smithville Post Office
Smithville Review
Smithville Library
UT/TSU Extension Office

And online at


May 24, 2016
3:30 p.m.
Fiddlers Annex, Smithville


For more information on housing assistance and/or support while raising a relative child, please contact Melissa Allison at the Upper Cumberland Development District toll free at 1-877-275-8233.

A support group meeting, for relatives that are caring for relative children, will be held, Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at the Fiddlers Annex, Smithville, TN., from 3:30 – 4:30 pm.

For housing assistance while caring for relative child, contact Myra Walker at 931-432-4111.

County Commission to Meet

May 23, 2016
6:00 p.m.

The regular monthly meeting of the county commission will be Monday, May 23 at 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the courthouse.

Job Openings at Federal- Mogul Friction Product

May 11, 2016 to May 31, 2016
Smithville and McMinnville

HG Staffing says "WE HAVE JOBS!!. IMMEDIATE OPENINGS at Federal Mogul Friction Product, Smithville.

Successful candidates will:

Have successful press, fabrication and/or machine operation experience.
Be able to successfully pass background and drug screen
Be able to train on 1st shift and transition to 2nd or 3rd shift

Possible temp-to-hire after 90 days

This is an outstanding opportunity for growth

Excellent pay starting at $11.45/hour & up

Industrial Maintenance Positions starting at $21.43/hr

Please apply in person at:
UCHRA, Smithville at 726 South Congress Boulevard on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.
H&G Staffing, McMinnville at 477D North Chancery Street Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.



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