The DeKalb County HS Class of 1976 is having a re-union on Saturday, June 25, at 6:30 pm. A dinner, music, and cash bar will take place at Evins Mill, located at 1535 Evins Mill Road, Smithville. Please contact David McDowell at 931-260-1693 or Lisa Cripps at 615-684-6378 for more information.
Report Card Day at the Smithville Municipal Swimming Pool will be Friday, June 3rd. Students bring your report card and swim free that day.
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.
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
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
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
UT/TSU Extension Office
And online at www.dekalbcountyfairtn.com
To anyone who has relatives buried in the Jones Cemetery near Silver Point -- there is a DESPERATE need of funds for mowing and maintenance.
Please send any checks to "Byrd L. Jones Cemetery Fund," C/O Shawn Jacobs, Secretary/Treasurer, 831 Driver Street, Smithvile, TN 37166. The fund is depleted and they can't pay for mowing this summer without some help. Thanks to all who have donated in the past.
Edgar Evins State Park Presents the 1st Annual Children’s Fishing Tournament on Saturday June 18th for children 12 and under only!
Meet at the picnic shelters, registration is from 7:30 am-8:30 am. The tournament starts at 9:00 am until 1:00pm. For more information email brad.halfacre @tn.gov or call 931-858-2114
UCHRA would like to invite anyone 55 years or older who meets the eligibility guidelines to be a part of the Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP). This program provides on-the-job training for older individuals seeking gainful employment in the Upper Cumberland region. This training is twenty hours per week at the current minimum wage with government and non-profit agencies. They provide assessment and testing services to determine your present skill level and for the types of occupations you would like to train. They conduct workshops to teach you the best methods for finding, applying, interviewing, getting, and keeping the right job. They can also refer you to the Tennessee Career Center for basic computer training as well as other employment and training programs. If you have any questions or would like to see if you are eligible, please call (931) 520-9624 or come by the UCHRA Central Office in Cookeville located at 580 S. Jefferson, Suite B, Cookeville TN.
If you like to play Rook and are age 60 or over and enjoy spending time with great people, grab a partner and join them at the DeKalb/Smithville Senior Center located at 718 South Congress Boulevard, Smithville between the County Complex and the UT Extension Agency. They play on Wednesday afternoons from 1-4 p.m.
The DeKalb County Community Advisory Board (CAB) and the DeKalb County Prevention Coalition meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month at 12:00pm. They are held in the basement of the DeKalb County Courthouse. The next meeting will be May 31, 2016 @ 12:00pm. If you have an interest in your community and would like to hear more about these organizations and their initiatives, please join us! All are welcome to attend.
2606 McMinnville Hwy
Smithville, TN 37166
Phone: 615 597-4265
FAX: 615 597-6025