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John Rose begins congressional campaign with kickoff event

John Rose begins congressional campaign with kickoff event

6th District Congressional candidate John Rose will be hosting a campaign kickoff event with free food, music, and activities for kids on Saturday, September 23rd ...

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Mentors needed to work with TN Promise students

tnAchieves, partnering organization for Governor Bill Haslam’s TN Promise, is currently seeking volunteers to serve as mentors for program’s fourth class of students ...

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DeKalb-Warren County morning car wreck

DeKalb-Warren County morning car wreck

Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating a morning crash on Highway 56 at the DeKalb-Warren County line. The occupant (s) had been transported by the time ...

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Former Dowelltown minister charged with statutory rape

Former Dowelltown minister charged with statutory rape

A DeKalb County minister faces statutory rape charges after allegedly having sexual relations with a minor.

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Municipal Golf Course to be brought up to par

Municipal Golf Course to be brought up to par

It’s official, RiverWatch Golf Club will now be maintaining the Smithville Municipal Golf Course beginning immediately.

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Mr., Miss DeKalb County High School named

Mr., Miss DeKalb County High School named

Mr. and Miss DeKalb County High School have been named and now Homecoming can begin in earnest.

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Business INC. 9-20

Business INC. 9-20

As an older person, sometimes I feel left behind. All the new gadgets with the latest technology, cars that park themselves and new and improved ...

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Pair arrested for 13 burglaries

Pair arrested for 13 burglaries

A McMinnville man and a Liberty woman were arrested by the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, Sept. 12, charged with a string of ...

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Blasting at Center Hill extended to Saturdays

Blasting at Center Hill extended to Saturdays

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District announced construction blasting activities at Center Hill Dam, currently taking place Monday through Friday, will also ...

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City, DUD agree on water sharing

The City of Smithville and the DeKalb Utility District entered into a reciprocal water-sharing agreement which was finalized during last week’s meeting of the ...

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Six juveniles nabbed for golf cart joy riding

A rash of disappearing golf carts was resolved recently after a DeKalb County Sherriff’s Office detective took out petitions for six area juveniles who ...

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Homecoming Queen, court selected

Homecoming Queen, court selected

Time seems to pass quickly, and it’s time again for the DCHS Homecoming celebration on Friday, Sept. 22, as the Tigers take on the ...

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Caplinger promoted to Liberty State Bank branch manager

Caplinger promoted to Liberty State Bank branch manager

“Liberty State Bank is very pleased to announce the promotion of Rhonda Caplinger to branch manager of our Smithville office. Rhonda has worked at our ...

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Fraudulent scheme costs city of Decherd more than $210,000

Fraudulent scheme costs city of Decherd more than $210,000

The Tennessee Comptroller’s Office, working in conjunction with the 12th Judicial District Attorney’s criminal investigator, has revealed that the City of Decherd’s ...

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Addiction recovery is possible – on occasion of National Recovery Month

Our country is facing the deadliest addiction crisis in its history. Opioid overuse kills nearly 100 people in the U.S. every day—and Tennessee ...

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Tennessee Highway Safety Office announces $18 million in federal grant funds to support highway safe

Monday, Sept. 18, the Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security (TDOSHS) joins the Tennessee Highway Safety Office (THSO) to announce the law enforcement agencies and ...

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Conservative economic icon Arthur Laffer endorses Diane Black for Governor

Conservative economist and close Reagan advisor Arthur Laffer today endorsed Diane Black for Governor and will serve as Economic Advisor to Diane Black for Governor ...

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Vandalism continues at the Boils Wildlife Management Area

Vandalism continues at the Boils Wildlife Management Area

TWRA has responded to vandalism on the Boils Wildlife Management Area (WMA) over three consecutive summers. The Boils WMA is located in Jackson County along ...

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Karl Dean for Governor to continue statewide campaign launch in West Tennessee next Tuesday

Karl Dean for Governor to continue statewide campaign launch in West Tennessee next Tuesday

Tuesday, Sept. 12 - Wednesday, Sept. 13

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Motlow State sets enrollment record for third consecutive year

For the third consecutive year, Motlow State Community College has the largest enrollment in school history and is among the fastest growing colleges in Tennessee ...

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