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Lady Cougars clinch top seed, first-round bye in district tourney

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The Dickson County Lady Cougars locked up their first District 11-AAA outright title and a first-round bye in next week's district tournament by beating Ravenwood 46-32 on the road Tuesday night. The 22-3 Lady Cougars are 10-1 in the district with only the season-ending rematch at 5-5 Brentwood remaining on Friday. Second-place Ravenwood falls to
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Spicer starts qualifying for 6th District commission seat

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[caption id="attachment_11313" align="alignleft" width="95"]Becky Spicer Becky Spicer[/caption] Becky Spicer has picked up a qualifying petition to seek the 6th District seat on the Dickson County Commission in a special election on the Aug. 4 ballot, according to the Dickson County Election Office. Spicer of Moss Branch Road was
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DCHS and CWHS tip off last 3 regular season games on road tonight

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After an extended break due to Tuesday night's storms, Dickson County and Creek Wood high school basketball teams return to the court tonight to start their last three district games before tournaments begin. Dickson County will be at Independence and Creek Wood travels to Hickman County. A win for the Lady Cougars tonight sets up
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Montgomery Bell reports storm damage to trails, campsites

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Tuesday night's storms caused some flooding and minor road damage around Dickson County, but no injuries, loss of life or rescues were reported. Dickson County Emergency 911 Communications reported a handful of calls from residents whose homes were being threatened by rising waters or driveways under water, but rescue personnel were not called out to
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DCSO promoting seatbelt, car seat use during SAFE campaign

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The Dickson County Sheriff's Office is partnering with the Tennessee Governor's Highway Safety Office for the 2016 Seatbelts Are For Everyone campaign. The SAFE campaign is designed to increase seatbelt and child passenger safety restraint usage in Tennessee. Law enforcement agencies participate in the campaign by planning and implementing occupant protection initiatives in their communities.
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Wear red and walk laps at YMCA Friday for Heart Month

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To bring awareness to the number-one killer of women in America, Friday is designated National Wear Red Day as part of the American Heart Association's observance of Heart Month in February. Karrie Williams, health educator for the Dickson and Humphreys County Health Departments, and Amber Blue, coordinator of the UT Extension-Dickson County's Tennessee Nutrition and
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