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Swap and Shop June 24, 2016

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For sale–home interior pictures, marble top table round $30, 2 occasional tables $20  ea.–615-732-8099.
  1. For sale–2 occasional tables $10 ea. 615-210-3515.
  2. For Sale- 2 wooden quilting frames.  $30 Looking for an inversion table. 615 446 4829
  3. Guinea pig for free and looking for female goose. 615 797 9194.
  4. Yard Sale - Today and tomorrow. 1445 Myatt Loop in Burns.
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Boehm ends campaign for 4th district special election

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Although her name will remain on the ballot, Renee Boehm has announced that she is ending her candidacy in the Aug. 4 special election for the Dickson County Commission in the 4th District. Boehm was one of six candidates seeking the two years remaining on the term of Kelly Sesler Weatherspoon, who resigned in March
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Dickson budget lowers property tax rate to 94.95 cents

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The Dickson City Council passed a $22 million budget for 2016-17 on second and final reading during a special session Monday night. The new budget will lower the city's property tax rate from 97.9 cents to 94.95 cents per $100 of assessed value. A countywide reappraisal program has seen an overall increase in property values,
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County’s preliminary new property tax rate drops to $2.70

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Dickson County's certified property tax rate for the 2016-17 budget is proposed to drop 20 cents. Dickson County Mayor Bob Rial announced at Monday's Budget and Budget Advisory committees meeting that a countywide reappraisal has seen property values increase, which means it will take a lower rate to generate the same amount of revenue. Rial
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County’s unemployment remains at lowest point in 15 years

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With under 900 residents receiving benefits in May, Dickson County's unemployment rate remains at its lowest point in 15 years. The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development reported Thursday that Dickson County's unemployment rate was 3.6 percent, with 890 residents receiving benefits. The rate for April was originally reported at 3.7 but was revised
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Board members to tour potential school sites Saturday

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Dickson County School Board members will tour proposed sites for a new middle/high school Saturday morning. Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks announced the board will hold a work session starting at 8 am Saturday. Board members will gather in the parking lot at Stuart-Burns Elementary School and go from there to the sites being
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Swap and Shop–June 23, 2016

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Sponsors:  Dickson Builders Supply, Classic Cleaners, Volunteer Fire Dept.  Tally's BBQ, Double D Outdoors, Grisham Transmission & Towing
  1. For sale–home interior pictures, marble top table round $30, 2 occasional tables $20  ea.–615-732-8099.
  2. For sale–2 occasional tables $10 ea. 615-210-3515.
  3. Looking for roommate 6155715205.
  4. Yard Sale--314 Mockingbird lane Dickson, Cloth, shoes and kitchen items--6154415722.
  5. For sale--push mower 1 Lawn boy mower--9312990534.
  6. Looking
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Charge increased to 1st-degree murder in girlfriend’s death

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[caption id="attachment_10584" align="alignleft" width="187"]Steve Marty Jarman Steve Marty Jarman[/caption] [caption id="attachment_10585" align="alignleft" width="281"]Shelley Denise Heath Shelley Denise Heath[/caption] The voluntary manslaughter charge against a Charlotte man for the shooting death of his girlfriend last year has been increased to first-degree murder
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