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UCHRA to hold Commodities Distribution

Apr 13, 2017
1:00 p.m.
UCHRA Office in Smithville

The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) will hold a commodities distribution for DeKalb County, Thursday, April 13, 2017 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.

Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza

Apr 8, 2017
2:00 p.m.
Edgar Evins State Park

Edgar Evins State Park will have an Easter Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza on April 8 at 2:00 p.m. Meet at Edgar Evins State Park Camp Playground at 2:00 p.m. Parking will be available at the campground store. The egg hunt is for children ages 12 and younger. PLEASE NO ADULTS. They will have 3 age groups (up to 2 years), (3-6 years), and (7-12 years) One parent may assist with the (up to 2 year old group). Prizes will be available. The hunt will take place in the playground area in the campground. For more information email

Healthy DeKalb’s Free Community Activities

Mar 28, 2017
DeKalb County Complex

Free community activities provided by Saint Thomas Health and DeKalb Prevention Coalition:

Tuesday, March 28th 9:00 am - Tai Chi - DeKalb County Complex

Wednesday, March 29th in the DeKalb County Complex:
•Walking Club – 8:00 am
•Chair Volleyball – 9:00 am
•Gentle Yoga – 4:00 pm
•Power Yoga – 6:30 pm

Friday, March 31st 8:00 am - Walking Club – County Complex

Save the Date: Monday, April 10th at 6 pm – Walk across TN registration at Greenbrook Park

Tobacco Cessation: When trying to quit, support can make all the difference - TN Tobacco QuitLine at 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669)

For more information, call DeKalb Prevention Coalition at 615-580-9290 or Justin Potter Library at 615-597-4359

Donations Needed for the Mount Zion Church Cemetery

Mar 16, 2017 to Mar 31, 2017

Donations are needed for the Mount Zion Church Cemetery. If you have family members buried at Mount Zion Cemetery in the Lower Helton Community, you are asked to make a donation for the upkeep of the cemetery. You may send your donation to Bennie and Debbie Curtis at 1833 Tramel Branch Road, Alexandria, TN 37012.

Foutch Industries Needs Line Workers

Mar 15, 2017 to Mar 31, 2017

Hiring ten additional line workers at our Broad Street and Moog Blvd plants immediately. Starting pay is $9.00/hour. Shift is 7:00am -3:30pm with potential overtime. Applications available at the main Foutch Industries plant at 400 Moog Blvd

DeKalb GOP Reagan Day Dinner

Apr 7, 2017
6:00 p.m.
County Complex

The DeKalb County Republican Party's annual Reagan Day Dinner will be April 7 at 6:00 p.m. at the county complex at 712 South Congress Boulevard, Smithville. The guest speaker will be Congressman Diane Black. Tickets are $30 per person or $250 per table (seats 6). If you purchase a table, you or your business will be recognized during the event. To purchase tickets or tables, please contact Mingy Bryant at 615-597-2600 or Jennifer Winfree at 615-477-9762

Federal-Mogul Friction Product Seeking Employees

Mar 11, 2017 to Mar 25, 2017

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs! Immediate openings at Federal-Mogul Friction Product, Smithville. Successful candidates will need successful press, fabrication and/or machine operation experience, pass background and drug screen, and excellent pay starting at $12.75 an hour and up. Please apply in person at the UCHRA in Smithville Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. until noon or at HG Staffing, 477D North Chancery Street, McMinnville Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. HG Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.

Bulldog Homerun 5K & Fun Run

Apr 1, 2017
7:00 a.m.
DeKalb West School

The annual Bulldog Homerun 5K & Fun Run will be Saturday, April 1 starting at 7:00 a.m. rain or shine at DeKalb West School.

The course will begin near the DeKalb West School gym entrance. Registration for the 5K is $25 for the Pre-Race and $30 the day of the race.

Registration for the Fun Run Pre-Race is $15 or $20 the day of the race. Pre-registered participants will receive a t-shirt.

Mail your registration form along with payment to DeKalb West School Baseball in care of Jessica Antoniak at 101 Bulldog Lane, Liberty 37095 or drop off the registration form and payment at DeKalb West School’s office. Contact information: or call 615-318-7881

Brush Creek Lions Club Pancake Breakfast & Local Craft Demos

Apr 8, 2017
7:00 a.m.
Brush Creek Community Center

The Brush Creek Lions Club will host a Pancake Breakfast on April 8, 2017 at the Brush Creek Community Center from 7:00 a.m. till 10:00 a.m.
Enjoy Pancakes, French Toast, Sausage, Bacon, Coffee, Juice or Milk for only $5.00. Kids 6 and under is only $3.00. Proceeds will be used for improvements to the Community Center and to the Lions White Cane program. Please support your Lions Club and enjoy fellowship with friends and neighbors. The Lions Club encourages you to bring your old eye glasses to help those in need. Local Crafters will Demo their "hand made" crafts from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


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