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City firemen complete training

City firemen complete training

 

Two members of the Smithville Fire Department recently reached training milestones. According to Fire Chief Charlie Parker, City Firefighters Seth Wright and Garrett Johnson, along ...

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Maloney faces theft charges

Maloney faces theft charges

 

A 25-year-old local woman faces theft charges after authorities said that she broke into a barn and stole tools in December.

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Man charged with neglect after child found in street

Man charged with neglect after child found in street

 

A Smithville man who allegedly left two children home alone has been charged with two counts of child abuse or neglect.

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Two plead in murder at hog farm

Two plead in murder at hog farm

Two men who helped a killer dispose of a body have entered guilty pleas, leaving only the alleged murderer waiting for trial in the case ...

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Shelter nears completion

Shelter nears completion

 

Work is nearing completion on the structure for the new DeKalb Animal Coalition shelter in the Smithville Industrial Park. Those who would like to volunteer ...

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Sewer plant rehab continues

Sewer plant rehab continues

 

Work continues on the nearly $3 million renovation of the Smithville Waste Water Treatment Plant.

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Project Graduation seeks support

Project Graduation seeks support

 

DCHS seniors are seeking help raising funds for Project Graduation.

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Lopez busted for child porn

Lopez busted for child porn

 

A local man has been arrested and charged with child pornography and sexual exploitation of a minor.

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Judge approves deal for Webb

Judge approves deal for Webb

 

The former deputy director of the Upper Cumberland Development District and former county executive of DeKalb County has been granted a supplemental plea deal.

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Man rescued from Dry Creek cave

Man rescued from Dry Creek cave

 

The Smithville-DeKalb County Rescue Squad rescued a Coffee County man from a cave in the Dry Creek area Sunday morning.

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Billings Elected to FSA Committee

Billings Elected to FSA Committee

 

Donny Green, County Executive Director of the DeKalb/Cannon County Farm Service Agency, says the DeKalb/Cannon FSA County Committee met in regular session on ...

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Disaster Loans Available for October Drought

Disaster Loans Available for October Drought

 

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) announced this week that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small ...

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School board amends 2017-18 calendar

School board amends 2017-18 calendar

 

The Board of Education amended the 2017-18 school calendar at their monthly meeting Thursday night to extend Thanksgiving break.

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Smithville to review water rate study at workshop

Smithville to review water rate study at workshop

 

Smithville officials are pondering the effect the loss of DeKalb Utility District as a customer will have on the city’s water rates.

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Milk buyers get money back

Milk buyers get money back

 

If you bought milk in Tennessee in the past 13 years, you might be eligible for money as part of the settlement of a class-action ...

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City ordinance imposes penalties on water theft

 

A new ordinance, passed by city aldermen on second reading Monday night, outlines penalties for stealing water from the City of Smithville.

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DeKalb County GOP Announces County Convention on January 28

DeKalb County GOP Announces County Convention on January 28

 

The DeKalb County Republican Party will be hosting a County Convention on Saturday, January 28, 2017, at 9AM for the purpose of selecting the Officers ...

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Courthouse gets new fire alarm

Courthouse gets new fire alarm

 

While a new fire alarm system is being installed in the DeKalb County Courthouse, the case of the man responsible for revealing that the old ...

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Man who saved toddler from fire honored

Man who saved toddler from fire honored

 

A man who climbed through a window into a burning home to save the life of a 23-month-old child was honored for his heroic actions ...

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Search for missing Georgia man ends

Search for missing Georgia man ends

 

A body believed to be that of Vincent “Vinnie” Rossetti, 22, of Peachtree City, Georgia, was found Tuesday morning near Sligo Marina on Center Hill ...

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