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10-year sentence suspended if Perales completes drug court

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[caption id="attachment_14946" align="alignleft" width="173"]Zachary Ruben Perales Zachary Ruben Perales[/caption] A Dickson man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on multiple drug and other charges but will be suspended to probation if he successfully completes the drug court program. 25-year-old Zachary Ruben Perales of Bishop Lane pleaded guilty
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Trial set for woman whose child born with meth in system

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[caption id="attachment_14943" align="alignleft" width="240"]Nicole Kathleen Berglan Nicole Kathleen Berglan[/caption] The trial of a Dickson woman charged with giving birth to a baby with drugs in its system is set for November. 30-year-old Nicole Kathleen Berglan of Old Highway 46 pleaded not guilty to a charge of aggravated child
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Waverly man’s trial set Nov. 21 on child rape charges

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[caption id="attachment_14429" align="alignleft" width="240"]George Dewayne Greenway George Dewayne Greenway[/caption] The trial of a Waverly man charged with raping a child is scheduled for November. 44-year-old George Dewayne Greenway of Highway 13 South was arraigned by closed-circuit television from the Dickson County Jail earlier this month. He was indicted
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False post claims Dickson officer killed girl

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imageDickson police say a false story about an officer raping and killing a teenager is being circulated on social media. Lt. Todd Christian said there is no truth to the claim that has been posted on local Facebook pages. In light of recent allegations against officers
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DA: Unresponsive inmate was victim of suicide attempt

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Following an investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, District Attorney Ray Crouch Jr. has said there is no “evidence of criminal conduct” following the discovery of an unresponsive inmate in the Dickson County Jail last month. In a statement released Friday, Crouch said the evidence is conclusive that the inmate attempted suicide by hanging
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Ex-probation officer charged with pointing gun at woman

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A former probation officer already under indictment for official misconduct was arrested Saturday night after allegedly pulling a gun on a former probationer when she refused to send him nude photographs of herself. 50-year-old Douglas Wayne Hargrove of Lecompte Road in Dickson is charged with aggravated assault, DUI and violation of the implied consent law
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Early voting tops 600 as first week comes to an end

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As the first week of early voting for the Aug. 4 election draws to a close, a little more than 600 Dickson County residents have cast their ballots. Dickson County has just over 30,000 registered voters. According to a report from the Dickson County Election Office, 617 ballots have been cast through Thursday. Unlike previous
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Woodard gets probation after 10 days on plea to 40 charges

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A Charlotte man who walked into court facing more than 40 criminal charges walked out with two years of probation after serving five weekends in jail. Even Dickson County Circuit Court Judge Suzanne Lockert-Mash noted that 35-year-old Bradley Tom Woodard was “charged with just about everything under the sun” when his cases were called Tuesday.
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TCAT-Dickson hosting career fair on Tuesday

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The Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Dickson will be holding a career fair next week with several area employers participating. The fair will be 8:30 am-2 pm Tuesday at the Dickson campus at 740 Highway 46 S. A growing list of participating employers will be on-site with information about positions for those seeking jobs in administrative/clerical,
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