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Voters Urged to Prepare Now for November Election

August 24, 2016 - 9:25pm

August 24, 2016

With a large turnout expected for the presidential election, voters are reminded to avoid potentially long lines and take advantage of early voting and to keep their addresses up to date.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Manning Ordered to Remove Gate from Sunset Drive

August 24, 2016 - 6:55pm

August 24, 2016by: Dwayne Page

The gate across Sunset Drive will have to be removed for now.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Public Hearing to be held on Status Change of Two County Roads

August 24, 2016 - 6:16am

August 24, 2016by: Dwayne Page

The DeKalb County Planning Commission has scheduled a public hearing on a proposed status change concerning two county roads. The hearing will be held on Monday, September 12 at 6:00 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the courthouse.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts offer free haircut coupon to blood and platelet donors in September

August 24, 2016 - 5:45am

August 24, 2016by: Dwayne Page

The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to offer a free haircut coupon to those who come out to donate blood or platelets during September.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Newly Elected Officials to Take Oath of Office Thursday

August 23, 2016 - 7:04am

August 23, 2016by: Dwayne Page

The new Assessor of Property, Constables, and School Board members elected earlier this month will take the oath of office on Thursday, August 25 at 6:00 p.m. in the downstairs courtroom of the courthouse.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

County Commission Honors Three for Earning Eagle Scout Award

August 23, 2016 - 5:48am

August 23, 2016by: Dwayne Page

Three members of Boy Scout Troop 347 were honored by the County Commission Monday night for earning the Eagle Scout Award.

The commission adopted resolutions paying tribute to Nate and James Sherwood and to James Mathis.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Squirrel Season to Open, Tennessee’s Free Hunting Day August 27

August 22, 2016 - 5:02pm

August 22, 2016

Tennessee residents are allowed to hunt without a license on Saturday, Aug. 27 which coincides with the opening day of squirrel season.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Chancellor to Rule on Temporary Injunction Wednesday

August 22, 2016 - 2:13pm

August 22, 2016by: Dwayne Page

Chancellor Ronald Thurman will decide Wednesday whether Grant Manning should temporarily be enjoined from keeping a gate across Sunset Drive in the Belk Community.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Woman Injured in Crash

August 21, 2016 - 5:57am

August 21, 2016by: Dwayne Page

A 26 year old woman was injured in a one vehicle crash Friday on Jacobs Pillar Road.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Chancellor To Hear County's Complaint Against Landowner Monday

August 20, 2016 - 6:24am

August 20, 2016by: Dwayne Page

A DeKalb County landowner may learn Monday if he can keep a gate across Sunset Drive in the Belk Community.

Grant Manning, who is currently under a temporary injunction to keep the road open, will appear for a hearing in Chancery Court.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Tigers Open with Warren County Tonight; "Tiger Talk" to feature DCHS Team Captains

August 19, 2016 - 10:19am

August 19, 2016by: Dwayne Page

WJLE begins its annual fall sports programming tonight with the return of DeKalb County High School Football.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Family of Student Injured in School Fight Sues for Damages

August 18, 2016 - 7:07pm

August 18, 2016by: Dwayne Page

A fight among two students at DeKalb Middle School in March has resulted in a Circuit Court lawsuit.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County