The band program was formed in 1959 with Donald Bhem as the director. Over the past 50 years the band has been under the baton of Fowler Stanton, Larry Baskin, Doug Rogers, Randy Rhody, Karl Proctor, Shannon Pirtle, Bruce Cook, David Earl, Josh Trent, Trevor Baxter, Chuck Gilbert, Joshua Davis, Kristin Reagh, Rebecca Purdue, Kelly Jo Birmingham, Joey Wilburn and Jonathan Wright. Because of the hard work of these music educators, the Fighting Tigers Band has won hundreds of awards and has been recognized by the community as an important part DeKalb County.

If you have any older photos of the band. Please Contact the DCHS Band Boosters.