Advertisement

Dade County's premier online newspaper.

The Dade Planet delivers local Dade Couy, Georgia, news and dynamite features to Wildwood, Trenton and the Rising Fawn Metro Area.

Send news tips to News@DadePlanet.com or call (423) 364-4386 

HistoricallySpeaking.jpg
Bartlett.jpg
ChefGuevara.jpg
Viewpoints.jpg
Advice.jpg
Bob'sAcre.jpg
Horoscope.jpg
Some elements on this page did not load. Refresh your site & try again.

Upcoming Events

                                 

  • Volunteer repairing trails and bridges at Cloudland Canyon State Park on Monday, Jan. 20, for MLK national service day. Join the park's Friends group at 8:45 a.m.at park office, then work from 9 a.m.-noon. Bring a picnic lunch and stay to explore park. $5 Ga. parking fee applies if you don't have an annual pass. For more info, visit friendsofcloudlandcanyon.org.      

  • The Dade County Board of Education will hold its regular January meeting at 5 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 27, at its offices in front of the high school off Hwy. 136 E. The public is welcome.               

  • The Dade County Commission will hold a public hearing at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 30, in the Administrative Building to gather public input on its new land-use ordinance.                                                          

  • The Dade County Public Library presents "Kiss the Ground," a discussion of how to renew your garden soil, by Keith Bien, at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20. This free event is part of the library's ongoing eco-series.                                                            

  • Lookout Mountain CASA is looking for more volunteer advocates.  Are you the next HERO in a foster child's life? Children come into foster care by no fault of their own and typically are found to be victims of abuse and/or deprivation. This is where you come in. CASA volunteers are the voice of children who have been overlooked, neglected and hurt.   Begin your NEW YEAR with a resolution to BE THE CHANGE and make a difference in a child's story. Learn how to join the CASA team by calling Ashley Shelton at (404) 723 1420.                                                             

  • Rising Fawn Baptist Church provides FREE after-school care for children between the ages of 5 and 13 beginning the first day of this school year. Each day will include a snack, Bible study, time for homework and play. Children will be watched from the time they get off the school bus until 6 p.m. This is primarily for those who struggle to afford the after-care program at school or must send their children home to an empty house, but others will be accepted subject to demand--so the sooner you register, the better.  For more information please contact the church at outreach@rfb.church, or call or text Tony Moreland at (423) 227-9997.                                                                                

  • For 2020, the Georgia Driver's License office in Trenton is open Monday,  Jan. 13 & 27, Feb. 10 & 24, March 9 & 23, April 13 & 27, May 11 & 18, June 8 & 22, July 6 & 20, Aug. 10 & 24, Sept. 14 & 28, Oct. 5 & 19, Nov. 2 & 16 and Dec. 7 & 21. Hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and the office is in the Justice Bldg, 75 Case Ave., Trenton. For more info check dds.georgia.gov.                                                                                                  

  • Be a garden volunteer! The Tennessee River Gardens need volunteers. Workdays are Fridays 9 a.m.-noon and Sundays 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Call Christine if interested (423 785-4024) or write to cjb2@tnaqua.org                                                                                                                

  • At 6 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month, there is an informational meeting/presentation at the Dade DFACS office (located in the county Administrative Building) for anyone interested in becoming a foster parent. You may call 1-877-210-KIDS to register, but registration is not required.                                                              

  • A representative from the Veterans Administration is available to help vets at the Dade County Administrative Building in the Commissioners' meeting room 9 a.m.-3 p.m.  on the last Wednesday of each month.                                                

  • Celebrate Recovery meets every Thursday at 6 p.m. at Trenton Ministry Center. This is a Christian recovery program for anyone who has hurts, hang-ups or habits. There are classes for kids, teens and adults, as well as nursery care provided. For more information, call (706) 657-6920.                                       

Deaths
Some elements on this page did not load. Refresh your site & try again.

BOD - Dade Planet - Ad 1.jpg
TVNAd3-24-17.jpg

    Like what you read? Donate now and help me provide fresh news and analysis for my readers   

© 2016 by "Bien Design"