School system forming ‘alternate plans’ if needed to get students back in class Monday

With Dickson County schools closed Friday for the ninth straight day due to hazardous driving conditions left by a winter storm, Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks said his staff is working on “alternate plans” to do everything possible to make sure students are back in the classroom Monday. United Christian Academy in Dickson remains […]

Charge against father in 2-month-old’s death increased to felony murder in new indictment

The charge against a Dickson man accused in the death of his two-month-old son has been increased from second-degree murder to felony murder. 32-year-old Robert E. Huse of Jones Creek Road is charged in a superseding indictment issued by the Dickson County Grand Jury Monday with felony murder and aggravated child abuse for the Sept. […]

Red Hawks march past Marshall County to set up showdown with CPA for Region 6-AA crown

Creek Wood’s Red Hawks crushed Marshall County 93-64 in Thursday’s semifinal to set up a much-anticipated showdown with Christ Presbyterian Academy for the Region 6-AA championship tonight in Charlotte. Creek Wood remains undefeated in picking up its 30th win over the Tigers, but other than one week has been ranked second to CPA in the […]

Megan Billingsby and Bryan Lady Lions upset by Milligan 67-58 in AAC tourney quarterfinal

After finishing the regular season winning 10 of their last 12 games to forge a three-way tie for second place in the Appalachian Athletic Conference, the Bryan College Lady Lions were upset by seventh-seed Milligan 67-58 in the quarterfinal of the conference tournament Thursday in Kingsport. Former Lady Cougar Megan Billingsby, a first-team All-Conference player […]

2OT loss to Richmond knocks VCU into 4-way tie for first in Atlantic 10 Conference standings

Wednesday’s 67-63 double-overtime loss to Richmond knocked 22nd-ranked Virginia Commonwealth University into a four-way tie for first place in the Atlantic 10 Conference with three games left. Former Dickson County Cougar JeQuan Lewis set college-career highs with 41 minutes played and eight rebounds while scoring 15 points in VCU’s loss. VCU, Dayton, Davidson and Rhode […]

Dickson County schools closed Friday

Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks has announced that Dickson County schools will be closed again Friday due to hazardous road conditions mainly in the northern part of the county. “We are making every effort to clear roads, clear campuses and get buses back on the roads so that we can have school on Monday,” […]