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County Commission Rejects Proposal to Close Portion of Taylor Lane

November 29, 2016 - 5:23pm

November 29, 2016by: Dwayne Page

The county commission has rejected a proposal to close a portion of a county road in the Wolf Creek area.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Dowelltown Man Indicted for Statutory Rape

November 29, 2016 - 5:18pm

November 29, 2016by: Dwayne Page

A 20 year old Dowelltown man has been indicted by the DeKalb County Grand Jury with three counts of statutory rape for allegedly having sex with a 16 year old girl who became pregnant.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Grand Jury Indicts Forty Seven

November 29, 2016 - 5:15pm

November 29, 2016by: Dwayne Page

The DeKalb County Grand Jury Monday began a new term and indicted 47 people including nine who were named in sealed indictments.

All those indicted Monday will be arraigned on Monday, December 12 in DeKalb County Criminal Court.

Persons indicted and their charges are as follows:

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Turnbill Back in Prison

November 29, 2016 - 5:08pm

November 29, 2016by: Dwayne Page

A 44-year-old Smithville man, who was paroled in March 2015 after serving more than 12 years in a 2002 DeKalb County murder case, is back in prison after getting into trouble with the law in Putnam County in February.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

Tiger Football Players and Assistant Coach Earn All-Region Honors

November 29, 2016 - 3:34pm

November 29, 2016by: Dwayne Page

Thirteen players on the 2016 DCHS football team and Assistant Coach Clarence Trapp will be recognized Sunday for All-Region honors during an awards banquet in Cookeville.

Trapp has been named the Region 4-3A Offensive Assistant Coach of the Year.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County

New Animal Shelter Now Under Roof

November 29, 2016 - 12:46pm

November 29, 2016by: Dwayne Page

Seven weeks after ground breaking, the future home of the DeKalb Animal Coalition’s shelter is under roof and could be completed within six to eight weeks.

Categories: Community News, DeKalb County