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TN SHIP Offers FREE Medicare Help

Aug 28, 2016 to Sep 30, 2016

Got Medicare? Got Questions? TN SHIP Medicare Information and Counseling has answers. Get FREE Medicare help! SHIP/SMP representatives from the Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging & Disability are offering free Medicare counseling throughout the Upper Cumberland. Representatives are available to help counsel on any Medicare questions, abuse or concerns. They will also screen Medicare beneficiaries for extra help with Part D. Contact SHIP at 1-877-801-0044 or 931-432-4150 for an appointment. SHIP (State Health Insurance Program) and SMP (Empowering Seniors to Prevent Healthcare Fraud) cover all 14 Upper Cumberland counties.

HG Staffing has Immediate Openings

Aug 24, 2016 to Aug 31, 2016

HG Staffing has immediate openings for press, fabrication and machine operators, assembly, forklift, maintenance, welding, clerical, and tech support. Successful candidates will 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. Excellent PAY and BENEFITS package: medical, dental, life, and disability. Please apply in person at the UCHRA Career Center in Smithville, McMinnville Highway Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. or at HG Staffing in McMinnville at 477D North Chancery Street Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. HG Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.

DCHS Class of 1996 Reunion

Oct 1, 2016
5:30 p.m.
Blue Water Bay Event Center

DCHS Class of 1996 20 Year Reunion Saturday Oct. 1 from 5:30-9:30 p.m. at the Blue Water Bay Event Center. Cost is $25 per person, includes BBQ, baked beans, potato salad, desert, beverage, music, and photo booth! For more info email

Reunion for All Classes from 1960s at DCHS

Oct 22, 2016

A Reunion of all Classes from the 1960's at DeKalb County High School will be October 22. Everyone is invited to attend to have a good time. No fees required. Just show up and enjoy. See people you went to school with. For more information call Ken Johnson at 615-865-8771 or email

Book Sales at Alexandria and Justin Potter Libraries

Aug 22, 2016

The Alexandria Library's book sale will start on Monday, August 22 and will continue through Saturday, September 3.

Justin Potter Library's book sale will start on Friday, September 9 and will continue through Saturday, October 8

There will be books, audio books, videos and magazines for sale at great prices.

The libraries are accepting donations of books and movies that are in good condition for their book sale. They request no textbooks, magazines, or encyclopedia please.

Come by and check out what the libraries have to offer.

For additional information, contact Justin Potter Library at 615-597-4359 or the Alexandria Library at 615-529-4124

2016 DCHS Girls Soccer Schedule

Aug 16, 2016

2016 DCHS Girls Soccer Schedule

Regular Season

Tuesday, August 16: Warren County- 6:30 p.m. (HOME)
Friday, August 19: Community- 6:00 p.m. (AWAY)
Thursday, August 25: Smith County*- 5:00 p.m. (AWAY)
Tuesday, August 30: Livingston Academy*- 6:30 p.m. (AWAY)

Thursday, September 1: York Institute*- 6:30 p.m. (AWAY)
Tuesday, September 6: Macon County*-6:30 p.m. (AWAY)
Thursday, September 8: Cannon County-7:00 p.m. (AWAY)
Saturday & Sunday, September 10 & 11: Franklin County Tournament: TBA (AWAY)
Thursday, September 15: White County-7:30 p.m. (HOME)
Tuesday, September 20: Upperman-6:30 p.m. (HOME)
Tuesday, September 27: Murfreesboro Central Magnet- 6:30 p.m. (HOME)

Tuesday, October 4: Cumberland County-6:30 p.m. (HOME)
Thursday, October 6:Watertown-6:30 p.m. (HOME)

5K & 1 Mile Fun Run for Down Syndrome Awareness

Oct 1, 2016
8:00 a.m.
DeKalb West School

A 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run for Down Syndrome Awareness will be October 1 at 8:00 a.m. at 101 Bulldog Lane, Liberty. The event "3.21RUN4DS" is formerly known as RunDown 5K. Early Bird Registration by August 19 is $20 or $25 for Pre-registration received by September 28. The cost is $30 on the day of the race. The Fun Run fee is $15 to enter. Registration by September 15 guarantees a t-shirt. Race Day Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. Early Packet Pickup is September 29 from 6-7 p.m. at DeKalb West School. For more information or to register visit

2016 DCHS Tiger Football Schedule

Aug 19, 2016
7:00 P.M.

The 2016 DeKalb County High School Tiger Football Schedule is as follows:

All games are on Friday nights at 7:00 p.m.

August 19: Warren County (Smithville)

August 26: Stone Memorial (Smithville)

September 2: York Institute (Smithville)

September 9: Cumberland County (Crossville)

September 16: Smith County (Carthage)

September 23: Macon County (Lafayette)

September 30: Sequatchie County (Smithville)

October 7: Grundy County (Spencer)

October 14: OPEN

October 21: Upperman (Smithville)

October 28: Cannon County (Woodbury)

Free High School Equivalency Classes

Sep 1, 2016 to Sep 30, 2016
County Complex

If you never completed high school and would like to obtain an equivalency diploma you have that opportunity.

Free High School Equivalency Classes are available days and evenings at the County Complex at 722 South Congress Boulevard. Enter through the UT Extension/Motlow College Doors.

Ongoing registration is Mondays from 3:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. and Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

Please call the office to confirm your appointment. For questions or additional information call 1-855-516-0160


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