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9th Fiber festival is Friday and Saturday at fairgrounds

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Fiber-Festival-LogoThe 9th annual Middle Tennessee Fiber Festival is Friday and Saturday at the Dickson County Fairgrounds. The fiber festival will feature over 50 fiber-related vendors and more than 40 different workshops and classes. Workshops and classes include From Woolen to Worsted, Rainbow Dyeing, Needle Felted Jewelry,
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Scott homers again, Odom scores 3 runs as Lady Cougars advance

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Dickson County's Lady Cougars got another home run from senior Ashley Scott and Makray Odom scored three times in a 4-2 win over Stewarts Creek in the TSSAA Class AAA state tournament in Murfreesboro Wednesday. The win advances Dickson County to the winners' bracket semifinal to face Siegel Thursday. In its first appearance in the
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Qualifying for Nov. 8 municipal elections off to slow start

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Qualifying for the Nov. 8 municipal elections in White Bluff, Burns, Vanleer and Slayden is off to a slow start as only two candidate petitions have been picked up in the first three days. The Dickson County Election Office began issuing candidate petitions Friday. As of Tuesday morning, Administrator of Elections Roxanna Hagewood reports the
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Vanleer aldermen approve budget and water tank project bid

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The Vanleer Board of Aldermen approved a 2016-17 budget on first reading that calls for no new revenue from property taxes and should see the tax rate go down. The board also approved a $190,000 project to sandblast and repaint the town's main water tank inside and out, which will force the town to borrow
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Scott’s homer, Lee’s 2-hitter lead Lady Cougars to 2-0 win

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Dickson County's Lady Cougars got a first-inning homer from Ashley Scott and a two-hit, eight-strikeout performance from Brooklin Lee to beat Seymour 2-0 in the first round of the Class AAA softball state tournament in Murfreesboro Tuesday. The win advances Dickson County to a second-round game against Stewarts Creek, a 2-0 winner over Brighton. With
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