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White Bluff man killed in Highway 70 wreck near Montgomery Bell Park

A White Bluff man was killed in a single-vehicle wreck Thursday on Highway 70 near Montgomery Bell State Park. The Tennessee Highway Patrol reports 63-year-old Richard H. Deal was killed when his truck went down an embankment and overturned around 11:45 am. The report by

Father expresses concerns over bullying, harassment on DMS football team

The father of one Dickson Middle School student voiced concerns over allegations of bullying and harassment among members of the football team during Thursday night’s Dickson County School Board meeting. An attorney who says he is preparing a federal lawsuit on behalf of several families

Board passes resolution affirming students’ right to free speech that isn’t disruptive

In response to recent social media-fueled controversy over the displaying of flags on school campuses, the Dickson County School Board passed a resolution Thursday night affirming its commitment to free speech as long as it does not interfere with the learning environment. Board Chairman Tim

Schools’ statement relaxes restrictions on display of American flags on campus

Following a national media and Internet firestorm that incorrectly portrayed the Dickson County school system as having banned the American flag, school officials have released a lengthy statement that appears to back down on some of the actions that started the controversy. The 1,689-word statement

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