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DCHS Tiger Football vs Cannon County (Homecoming)

Friday, September 24

7:00 p.m.

Tiger Talk 6:30 p.m.

Murphy's Matchups 6 p.m.

Coach to Coach 5 p.m.


During the annual meeting of DTC Communications Saturday in Alexandria, CEO Chris Townson, on behalf of the Board of Directors, paid tribute Roy Nelson Pugh, a long time member of the Board from the Auburntown Exchange, who passed away last December. Townson presented a plaque in Mr. Pugh's memory to his wife Kathy who succeeded Pugh as a member of the DTC Board
Members of the DeKalb County Swiftwater Rescue Task Force dove into a weekend of training Friday through Sunday, September 10-12 in the river below the falls at Rock Island.
Three members of the DTC Communications Board of Directors were re-elected to new three years terms without opposition Saturday during the annual membership meeting of DeKalb Telephone Cooperative in Alexandria. Randy Campbell (Pictured right) of the Liberty Exchange received 70 votes while Ronnie Garrison (center) of the Smithville Exchange and Bennie “Buck” Curtis (left) of the Alexandria Exchange each had 67 votes.
DeKalb Swiftwater Rescue Task Force Begins Training
“Ruby” is in need of a loving family to give her a home! Why not make her a member of your family? “Ruby”, a domestic shorthaired cat, is the WJLE/DeKalb Animal Shelter featured “Pet of the Week”.
A Liberty woman was injured in a rollover crash on Highway 53 near Liberty Friday afternoon. According to Trooper Bobby Johnson of the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 24 year old Angela Acuna was south on Woodbury Highway in a 2001 Ford Expedition when she veered off the right side of the road, overcorrected, and came back across the road, plunging over an embankment and overturning into a cornfield. The vehicle came to rest upright. She was taken by EMS to Vanderbilt Hospital. Charges are pending.
A critical care physician out of Sumner County is running for Tennessee governor in 2022. Dr. Jason Martin kicked off his campaign last month and visited Smithville on Wednesday meeting with local Democratic Party leaders at Greenbrook Park
The 2021 Homecoming Queen at DeKalb County High School is Kyleigh Breanne Hill. A senior, Hill is the 17 year old daughter of David and Collene Clary and the late Kyle Hill.
The 2021 DCHS Homecoming Queen and attendants pictured left to right are: Sophomore Attendant- Abby Grace Cross; Junior Attendant- Hannah Paige Trapp; Senior Attendant- Addison Jean Puckett; Queen Kyleigh Breanne Hill; Senior Attendant Sadie Rian West; and Freshman Attendant Madeline Aiko Martin
DCHS Homecoming Senior Attendant –Addison Jean Puckett
DCHS Homecoming Senior Attendant –Sadie Rian West
DCHS Homecoming Junior Attendant Hannah Paige Trapp
DCHS Homecoming Sophomore Attendant Abby Grace Cross
DCHS Homecoming Freshman Attendant- Madeline Aiko Martin,
City to Re-apply for $1 Million Sidewalk Grant
The Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Gym Bob’s Fitness Center’s new location at 930 W. Broad St., Smithville. Pictured here, from left, are Chamber Director Suzanne Williams, Gym Bob’s Fitness Center owners, Bobby and Sydney Johnson.
The City of Smithville is a step closer to annexing property for a future residential development into the corporate limits. During Monday night’s regular monthly meeting, the aldermen adopted a resolution setting a public hearing for October 4th at 6 p.m. at city hall on the proposed annexation and plan of services for the site on Parkway Drive near the airport adjacent to the Airport Park property.
A late night high speed pursuit resulted in a crash and the arrest of two people. 18 year old Kenneth Mooneyham of Smithville is charged with evading arrest, reckless endangerment, driving on a suspended license, and speeding. 31 year old Heather McClure of Hendersonville is facing active warrants against her out of Davidson County. About a mile before the Cannon County line the driver ran off the left side of Woodbury Highway and overturned coming to final rest on its top. Both the driver, Mooneyham, and passenger McClure were uninjured and taken into custody.
The Joe Hearn Memorial Scholarship Fund Poker Run will be held Saturday, September 25 at the DeKalb County Fairgrounds in Alexandria featuring Hot Rods, Bikes, etc.
Gym Bob's Fitness Center new location
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