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Wrong-way wreck diverts eastbound traffic off I-40

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The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a fiery wreck involving a vehicle driving the wrong way shut down the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 in Hickman County for several hours Tuesday morning. The wreck caused eastbound traffic to be diverted off the interstate at exit 143 for Highway 13 into Waverly and much of that traffic
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4th aviation celebration Saturday at Dickson airport

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The Dickson Municipal Airport-Pack Field will host the 4th annual Second Century of Aviation celebration Saturday. The free event will be 10 am-4 pm at the airport at 2370 Sylvia Road. It will include a variety of aircraft on display, airplane rides, a car show, a kids zone, food and the induction of the newest
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Vandivort receives TSBA district awards for 3 levels

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Dickson County School Board Vice Chairman Kirk Vandivort received the levels I, II and III Tennessee School Board Association Boardsmanship Awards at last week's Mid-Cumberland Fall District meeting. The TSBA's annual meeting was held Thursday at Stewart County Middle School in Dover, prompting the Dickson County School Board meeting to be rescheduled to this week.
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Eligible voters can avoid lines with absentee ballot by mail

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With a hotly contested presidential race expected to bring a large turnout, Dickson County election officials are urging eligible voters to consider casting an absentee ballot by mail. Even with early voting in two locations, officials are concerned there could be long lines at the polls and remind eligible voters they can vote from the
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Funeral Monday for former Brown’s block company co-owner

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[caption id="attachment_16331" align="alignleft" width="187"]Jimmy Brown Jimmy Brown[/caption] A funeral service is scheduled Monday for Jimmy Brown, a former owner of Brown's Concrete and Block Co. in Dickson. James Steele “Jimmy” Brown died Thursday at the age of 77. A White Bluff native, Mr. Brown was the son of
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Creek Wood snaps skid with 43-6 Homecoming win

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[caption id="attachment_16328" align="alignnone" width="960"]The 2016 Homecoming court at Creek Wood High School. (photo courtesy WeAreCreekWood Facebook page) The 2016 Homecoming court at Creek Wood High School. (photo courtesy WeAreCreekWood Facebook page)[/caption] Creek Wood's Red Hawks snapped a four-game losing streak with a 43-6 Homecoming victory over East Hickman
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Controversial ending spoils Homecoming for DCHS

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[caption id="attachment_16325" align="alignnone" width="821"]The 2016 Homecoming Court at Dickson County High School. (photo courtesy DC CougarNation Facebook page) The 2016 Homecoming Court at Dickson County High School. (photo courtesy DC CougarNation Facebook page)[/caption] A controversial ending saw Rossview escape with a 38-35 victory to spoil Dickson County's Homecoming
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Council to consider changes to Hwy. 47 intersection

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The severe angle that East Walnut Street connects with Highway 47 in Evans Heights has prompted the city of Dickson to consider redesigning the intersection. At Monday night's Dickson City Council Finance and Management Committee meeting, Public Works Director Jeff Lewis presented a proposal to extend Martin Luther King Drive to a 90-degree intersection on
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Grosvenor wins state CASA’s Champion of Children Award

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[caption id="attachment_16318" align="alignleft" width="300"]Rep. Charles Sargent and Meagan Frazier Grosvenor received awards from Tennessee CASA. Rep. Charles Sargent and Meagan Frazier Grosvenor received awards from Tennessee CASA.[/caption] Court Appointed Special Advocates of Dickson County board of directors President Meagan Frazier Grosvenor was presented the Champion for Children Award
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DCHS and CWHS celebrating Homecomings today

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Dickson County and Creek Wood high schools are celebrating Homecoming today. All schools in Dickson County will dismiss after a half day, most at 11:30. Both schools will hold Homecoming Pep Rallies and Homecoming Parades. The pep rally at DCHS starts at 9 am and the Creek Wood pep rally is at 9:30. Dickson County's
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