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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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Mason accused of holding man at gunpoint

Mason accused of holding man at gunpoint

 

A 22-year-old local man faces charges of especially aggravated kidnapping after he allegedly held a man at gunpoint and forced him to drive him around.

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Paislee’s Foundation Chili Supper and Corn Hole Tournament set for Feb. 11

Paislee’s Foundation Chili Supper and Corn Hole Tournament set for Feb. 11

 

The 3rd annual Paislee’s Foundation Chili Supper and Corn Hole Tournament is set for Saturday, February 11 at 4 p.m. at the DeKalb ...

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Patterson faces criminal trespassing charges

Patterson faces criminal trespassing charges

 

A 30-year-old Smithville man was arrested by the sheriff’s department and charged with criminal trespassing after he reportedly would not take “no” for an ...

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The year in Review

The year in Review

 

The year in Review

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DUD, TDOH disagree on fluoridation

DUD, TDOH disagree on fluoridation

 

While the DeKalb Utility District (DUD) has voted to exclude fluoridation of water produced at their new water treatment plant, the Tennessee Department of Health ...

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Search for missing Georgia man continues

Search for missing Georgia man continues

 

Vincent “Vinnie” Rossetti, 22 of Peachtree City, Georgia, last seen on December 18, is still the subject of a rigorous search. Members of the Smithville-DeKalb ...

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New Livestock Feed Rule to Take Effect

New Livestock Feed Rule to Take Effect

 

With the new year just days away, livestock producers will have new federal rules to follow when feeding their animals.

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