On Saturday, December 6th, on the day of the Christmas parade, the American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary will hold a soup/chili fund raiser from 11:00 to 3:00 on the top floor of City Hall. Come and get a meal of soup or chili, crackers, dessert and drink for $5.00 The proceeds go to sending girls and boys from the Junior class at DeKalb County High School to Boys and Girls State. This is a good deal for your money, and we need your help. All donations will be welcome. Please come and support this most worthwhile event.
The DeKalb County Retired Teachers Association will have a luncheon sponsored by First Bank to be held at Northside Elementary School at 11:30 a.m. on December 4. There will be a Christmas Carol Sing-A-Long led by Susan HInton followed by the annual auction to raise money for the DCRTA scholarship fund. Please bring school supplies to donate to Northside along with bake goods, Christmas crafts or anything else to donate to the auction. This is our one fund raiser so come ready to bid and have fun.
The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) will hold a commodities distribution for DeKalb County, Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the UCHRA Office 726 S Congress Blvd, Smithville, TN.
Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities. To sign up or reprint lost commodities cards contact your local UCHRA office.
The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, color, national origin, religion, or disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services or activities.
The Christmas season is nearly upon us which means it’s almost time to celebrate Christmas on the Square! This holiday event will be celebrated on Thursday, December 4th from 5 PM to 8 PM on the Smithville Public Square.
The Community Chorus & other special music will begin at 5 PM on the west side of the Courthouse. Boy Scout Troop #347 will have a Flag-Raising Ceremony at 5:25 PM.
Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held at 5:30 PM on the west side of the Courthouse. Be there for the countdown!
Courthouse Open House – Stop by to visit and enjoy the refreshments and festive atmosphere. Come by and visit the Chamber office in the Courthouse, Room 201.
A FREE Photo Booth & Christmas DJ Music will be provided by the City of Smithville – Enjoy your favorite holiday music throughout the night plus have a fun, complimentary picture made at the Cosmo Creations Photo Booth located inside the east entrance of the Courthouse.
At the Justin-Potter Library, Christmas Carols and Story time for the children will begin at 6 PM. The library will have a special visit from Santa immediately after, so don’t forget to bring your camera!
Inflatables & Train Rides for the Children, if weather permits.
There will be extended hours and Open Houses at several downtown stores, offices, and restaurant. This is a wonderful time for Christmas shopping and having a nice meal downtown. Chamber Executive Director Suzanne Williams would like to invite everyone to this enjoyable and heartwarming experience – Christmas on the Square! For more information, call the Chamber office at 597-4163.
The DeKalb County Health Department will host a Flu Clinic on Thursday, December 11 from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. No appointment is necessary
The Liberty Christmas Parade will be Sunday, December 7 starting at 2:00 p.m. The lineup begins at 1:00 p.m. Prizes will be given away. Come meet Santa and Mrs. Claus. For more information call Charlotte Bratten at 464-8085.
The Smithville Senior Center Dance will be Friday December 5 at 7:00 p.m. in the county complex.. The 1-Eyed Dawg band will be back. They are going to try to have a dance on the first Friday night every month. Everyone Welcome. Admission $5.
Are you in the 4th – 12th grade and would like to learn to sew? The 4-H Sewing club meets the second Tuesday of each month at the UT Extension office in the DeKalb County Community Center.
The first meeting is December 9, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Due to the expense of the supplies there is a $40 fee which should be paid by December 5. For more information, call 597-4945.
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): 6 p.m.
December 9: at Livingston Academy*: 6 p.m.
December 12: York Institute* (Home): 6 p.m.
December 13: at St. Andrews-Sewanee: 6 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
4-H wildlife project group
Are you in the 5th – 12th grade and enjoy the great outdoors, hunting, or fishing? Do you like learning about wildlife such as deer, turkey, turtles, and birds?
Join the 4-H wildlife project group each month. The group meets the first Monday of each month at the UT Extension office in the DeKalb County Community Center.
The first scheduled practice will be Monday, December 1, 3:15 – 4:45 p.m. For more information call 597-4945.
2606 McMinnville Hwy
Smithville, TN 37166
Phone: 615 597-4265
FAX: 615 597-6025