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Cougars top Indians 10-6 for first back-to-back wins

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For the first time this season, Dickson County's Cougars posted back-to-back wins by beating Montgomery Central 10-6 Saturday. The non-district win comes on the heels of a 10-4 win over Franklin on Wednesday. The start of Saturday's game was pushed back to allow players to attend the funeral of former teammate Peyton Arnold, who died
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Scott hits 5 HRs as Lady Cougars take Hoover Classic title

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After their first trip to Alabama this season ended early, the Dickson County Lady Cougars made a triumphant return to the Yellowhammer State by taking the championship in the Hoover Classic Saturday. The Lady Cougars crushed Oak Mountain 8-0 in their sixth game of the day to take the title. The Eagles are the number
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Charlotte shooting hearings canceled, more arrests possible

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[caption id="attachment_12857" align="alignleft" width="150"]Isiah Jaypaul Primm Isiah Jaypaul Primm[/caption] [caption id="attachment_12805" align="alignleft" width="150"]Kurtis Wafford Primm Kurtis Wafford Primm[/caption] Today's preliminary hearings for the two suspects in last week's Charlotte shooting have been canceled after the original charges were apparently dismissed following
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Brasel charged as accomplice to Baxter murder in sealed indictment

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[caption id="attachment_12928" align="alignleft" width="233"]Wallace Brasel Wallace Brasel[/caption] A second Hickman County man has been indicted in connection with the 1998 murder of Eric Baxter. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Thursday that 57-year-old Wallace Brasel of Lyles has been indicted on one count of first-degree murder and two
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Council OKs design work for moving Lewis Hollow Road

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The Dickson City Council approved a contract to begin design work for moving the intersection of Lewis Hollow Road with Highway 46 to align with Barbeque Road instead of the other way around as originally recommended by the state. At a special session Monday night, the council voted to hire James+Associates to design a new
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Fewest residents on unemployment in 8 1/2 years in March

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The number of Dickson County residents receiving unemployment benefits dropped below 1,000 for the first time in over eight and a half years last month. According to statistics released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, there were 970 Dickson Countians receiving benefits in March. The last time that number was under
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