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Council, commission, school board discuss ’16-’17 budgets tonight

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The Dickson County Commission, Dickson City Council and Dickson County School Board are scheduled to continue deliberations on their 2016-17 budgets at meetings tonight. The city council's Finance and Management Committee is slated to get a budget presentation at its regular meeting at 6 pm in Dickson City Hall. The county commission Budget and Budget
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Ravenwood gets back-to-back wins over DCHS for title

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Back-to-back losses kept the Dickson County Lady Cougars from grabbing the District 11-AAA Tournament championship and send them on the road for today's region action. Ravenwood claimed the district tourney title by coming out of the loser's bracket to upset Dickson County 7-3 Thursday and 3-0 Friday. The Lady Cougar offense was held in check
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Lady Red Hawks avenge losses with semifinal win at Dover

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Creek Wood's Lady Red Hawks got the third win in an elimination game they needed to advance to the District 11-AA Tournament championship where the run ended with a loss to Waverly Saturday. But Friday's 3-1 win over Stewart County extends Creek Wood's season into a Region 6-AA Tournament semifinal tonight where a win will
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3 plead guilty to selling drugs in drug-free zones

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Three people pleaded guilty and were placed on probation for selling drugs in drug-free zones. Tennessee law provides for stiffer penalties for anyone convicted of selling drugs within 1,000 feet of any public or private school, preschool, daycare, library, recreational area or park. The felony classification for a drug sale is determined by the amount
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SCV Camp 260 hosting Living Heritage Days, 1860s Ball

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Capt. W.H. McCauley Camp 260 of the Sons of Confederate Veterans is hosting its annual Living Heritage Days this weekend and an 1860s Summer Ball on Saturday night. The event includes special displays and demonstrations for Dickson County school children today and is open to the public on Saturday. The Living Heritage Days include tours
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Postal employees collecting donations for food banks

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As part of the annual Stamp Out Hunger campaign, U.S. Postal Service employees and volunteers will be picking up food donations Saturday to benefit food banks across America. The annual U.S. Postal Food Drive is the largest annual food drive to help stock the pantry shelves at the Dickson County Help Center. Residents are asked
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Ravenwood upsets Lady Cougars to force second title game

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After 46 consecutive wins over district opponents, the Dickson County Lady Cougars saw that streak snapped in a 7-3 loss to Ravenwood Thursday. With the win the Lady Raptors force a second game to decide the District 11-AAA Tournament championship today at Ravenwood High School. The Lady Cougars had won 36 regular season, eight district
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Lady Red Hawks return to Dover for shot at title game

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After being rained out Thursday, the Creek Wood Lady Red Hawks will try again today to fight their way into the District 11-AA Tournament championship. Creek Wood faces Stewart County at 5 pm in Dover, with the winner advancing to take on Waverly for the tourney title at noon Saturday. The Creek Wood-Stewart County survivor
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Mullinicks released after bond reduced, funds approved

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[caption id="attachment_12924" align="alignleft" width="240"]John Thomas Mullinicks, Jr. John Thomas Mullinicks, Jr.[/caption] Former Creek Wood High School teacher and coach Tom Mullinicks was released from the Dickson County Jail Monday after his bond was reduced to $75,000 and a judge approved the money being posted by the family at
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