Overnight snow leaves many roads slick again, schools closed for 8th of 10 banked snow days

While Dickson County schools were already scheduled to be closed Thursday due to continuing hazardous road conditions in the north end of the county, a light layer of snow fell overnight creating more slick spots in areas that had previously been clear. Snow-care sites are open at Oakmont, White Bluff and Stuart-Burns elementary schools. United […]

Bartlett gets 3 years for providing alcohol that contributed to 19-year-old Dickson girl’s death

The man who pleaded guilty to providing the alcohol that contributed to the death of a 19-year-old Dickson girl was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday in Dickson County Circuit Court. 27-year-old Dustin Dwayne Bartlett of Gainesboro pleaded guilty Dec. 16 to one county of criminally negligent homicide and two counts of providing alcohol […]

Lady Cougars top Overton to roll into title game; Region 6-AA semis today at Creek Wood

The Dickson County Lady Cougars broke through their two-year jinx of ending the season in the region semifinals by beating Overton 66-41 Wednesday at Franklin High School. The win advances Dickson County to Friday’s Region 6-AAA championship against rival Brentwood, while both teams will advance to the state sectional round, which has been rescheduled to […]

Megan Billingsby named Appalachian Athletic Conference first team All-Conference for Bryan

Former Dickson County High School Lady Cougar Megan Billingsby has been named first team All-Conference by the Appalachian Athletic Conference coaches. The sophomore center is the only Bryan College player to earn first-team honors in conference awards that were announced Wednesday at the start of the conference tournament. The second-seeded Bryan Lady Lions open tournament […]

Dickson County schools closed on Thursday

Due to continuing problems with hazardous driving conditions in parts of the county, Dickson County schools will be closed Thursday. Snow-care sites will be open at Stuart-Burns, Oakmont and White Bluff elementary schools. Thursday marks the eighth consecutive day schools will be out due to weather. The school system has 10 days for inclement weather […]

Threat of more winter weather moves Lady Cougars to 4:30 today, Creek Wood games to Thursday

The threat of more winter weather has prompted changes in the region basketball tournaments. Tonight’s Region 6-AAA semifinal between the Dickson County Lady Cougars and Overton Lady Bobcats has been moved up to a 4:30 pm start time at Franklin High School. Tonight’s scheduled Region 6-AA semifinals at Creek Wood High School have been postponed […]

Lingering ice keeps schools closed Wednesday; NWS says snow possible in forecast tonight

Enough ice remains on roads mainly in the northern part of the county to keep Dickson County schools closed again Wednesday while there is a chance for more snow tonight. Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks announced schools would be closed for the seventh consecutive day due to lingering hazardous road conditions. Snow care sites […]