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Smithville First Assembly of God to Offer Carry Permit Gun Class

Oct 25, 2014
8:00 a.m.
Smithville First Assembly of God

Smithville First Assembly of God to Offer Carry Permit Gun Class

The class will be conducted by Smithville Police Chief Randy Caplinger in the fellowship hall of Smithville First Assembly of God at 1450 Cookeville Highway on Saturday October 25th, 2014 starting at 8:00 AM and should be completed by 2:00 PM. The cost is $60.00 per person. This is an excellent price for this course and is open to the public. To register call the Church at (615) 597-8055 and leave your name and phone number. Someone will get back with you to confirm your registration. Proceeds from the class will be used to purchase playground equipment for our children’s church. Come join us for this event. Senior Pastor Donnie Kelly.

Cross Roads School Reunion

Nov 1, 2014
11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Mt. Herman Baptist Church

A reunion of the Cross Roads School will be held Saturday, November 1st,from 11AM until 2PM at Mt. Herman Baptist Church. Anyone who was a student or a teacher or a child of a teacher is invited. A fingerfood dish and any pictures available is requested.

TN Promise Scholarship Application Filing Deadline Approaching

Nov 1, 2014

DCHS Seniors: Any senior who is planning on attending community or technical college or who is undecided on college/technical school choice needs to sign up for the TN Promise Scholarship by November 1. If you miss this deadline, you are not eligible for the TN Promise Scholarship. Please go to and apply. Detailed directions are available on the DCHS website at If students need counselor assistance, please check with Mrs. Myrick. If students need access to the internet in order to apply for TN Promise, they may check with Mrs. Myrick. Justin Potter Library will provide computers and quiet space each Thursday from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. for our high school seniors to apply for the Tennessee Promise scholarship, to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the students' college applications. Also during this time, adults can sign up as a TN Promise mentors and community members for find out more information about this initiative.

SMX Staffing has Immediate Job Openings

Oct 10, 2014 to Oct 31, 2014
726 South Congress Bvd

SMX Staffing has immediate job openings on all shifts at one of Smithville's premier manufacturing facilities. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to join a great team and build a solid future. SMX Staffing's recruiting office located at 726 South Congress Bvd. in Smithville is accepting applicants from 8am to 4pm Monday through Friday. You can also apply on line at That's or call 615-974-5232. Get a great job today!

1-Eyed Dawg Band to Perform at Senior Citizens Center

Nov 7, 2014
7:00 p.m.
Smithville Senior Citizens Center

The 1-Eyed Dawg Band will be performing Friday, November 7 at 7:00 p.m. at the Smithville Senior Citizens Center at 718 South Congress Boulevard. Everyone is welcome. Enjoy the dancing, music, and fellowship. Dust off your dancing shoes and join the fun. Phone 615-597-7575 for more information.

FREE High School Equivalency Class Orientation

Oct 27, 2014
5:00 p.m.
County Complex

A FREE High School Equivalency Class Orientation will be Monday, October 27 at 5:00 p.m. in the County Complex on South Congress Boulevard. Participants must attend ALL sessions. Enter the building through the UT Extension/Motlow College entrance doors.

Evening Classes

Session 1- Monday, October 27 at 5:00 p.m.: Registration and Locator

Session 2-Tuesday, October 28 at 5:00 p.m.: TABE Test and Conference

Session 3- Wednesday, October 29 at 5:00 p.m.: Study Skills

Session 4- Official Practice Test at 4:00 p.m.

For questions or additional information call 931-528-8685

This project is funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee

Alexandria Fire Department Chili Supper and Coat Drive

Nov 22, 2014
Noon- 7:00 p.m.
DeKalb County Fairgrounds

The Alexandria Fire Department will have an All You Can Eat Chili Supper and Coat Drive on Saturday, November 22 from noon until 7:00 p.m. at the DeKalb County Fairgrounds in the Kenneth Sandlin Center. Chili tickets are $8.00 for those age 13 and older and $4.00 for ages 7-12. Free for children under age 6. Enjoy All You Can Eat chili, crackers/cornbread, and a drink included. Please bring a coat to donate for a child in need.

DCHS Class of 1974 Reunion

Oct 25, 2014
4:30 p.m.

The DCHS Class of 1974 will have a Reunion on Saturday, October 25 at Nicks Restaurant in Cookeville starting at 4:30 p.m. Place orders at 6:00 p.m.

Haven of Hope Grief Support Group Meeting

Oct 27, 2014
6:00 p.m.
612 S. Congress Blvd

Haven of Hope is offering a weekly grief support group on Monday nights at 6 pm during October and November. It will meet at the Haven of Hope office located at 612 S. Congress Blvd. The group is free and open to the public. Call 597-4673 for more information.


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