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City, USDA to harass Canada geese away from Luther Lake

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The Dickson City Council has approved a new contract with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to use harassment techniques, egg addling and relocation to control the goose population at Luther Lake. At Monday night's meeting, Mayor Don L. Weiss Jr. told the council that a supervisor in USDA's Wildlife Services refused to sign the original
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Council denies beer permit over 5-year-old DUI conviction

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Despite its own attorney's opinion, the Dickson City Council denied a beer permit for the prospective new owner of a local bowling alley because of a five-year-old DUI conviction. After a motion to grant a permit for on-premises consumption to Brady Coshatt for Thunder Alley died for lack of a second, the council voted 5-1
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Henry County wins 2-0 despite Lee’s one-hitter and 12Ks

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Henry County managed only one hit off Dickson County senior Brooklin Lee, but Gracie Osbron's two-run homer on the seventh pitch of the game proved to be the difference as the Lady Patriots won 2-0 in an epic matchup between two top-five ranked teams Tuesday. Henry County beat the Lady Cougars for the second time
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Secondary Education Director Mason takes job in Clarksville

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[caption id="attachment_13211" align="alignleft" width="186"]Dr. Josh Mason Dr. Josh Mason[/caption] Dickson County Director of Secondary Education Dr. Josh Mason announced that he is leaving to take a new position with the Clarksville-Montgomery County school system. In an statement emailed Friday, Mason announced he has accepted the position of professional
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Bond source hearings can mean longer wait to get out of jail

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A rule put in place by the judges of the 23rd Judicial District means people with higher bonds sometimes have to sit in jail longer before making bail. Not long after the 2014 election that saw Larry Wallace re-elected and Suzanne Lockert-Mash and David Wolfe elected to their first eight-year terms for the five-county district,
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