Red Hawks host Lewis County, Cougars travel to Franklin to open boys’ district tournament action

Tonight it’s the boys’ turn as district tournament action continues. The undefeated Creek Wood Red Hawks are hosting Lewis County at 6 pm in District 11-AA. The 25-0 Red Hawks dominated the Panthers with 48- and 51-point wins in the regular season. Ninth-seed Lewis County survived a play-in game Monday by beating Fairview 62-57. Creek […]

School board supports standards review, opposes vouchers, charters and elected superintendents

With Gov. Bill Haslam making it clear in his State of the State address Monday night that education will be a dominant focus during this legislative session, the Dickson County School Board has stated its position on several possible education-related topics with the passage of resolutions to send to the General Assembly. At last month’s […]

Marshalls and Petco post job openings online for new stores coming in The Crossings of Dickson

After Hobby Lobby was swamped with applicants for temporary setup help for its new store in Dickson, two other tenants of The Crossings of Dickson are currently advertising job openings on their websites. Hobby Lobby said it was looking for startup workers that could lead to full- or part-time positions at the new 55,000-square-foot store […]

Goodwill reports over 270 found jobs through Dickson Career Solutions Center during 2014

Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee reports that it far exceeded its mission goals for 2014 by providing free employment services and job training to over 28,000 people, including over 800 at its Dickson site. The organization recently announced its Career Solutions Centers in the midstate served 28,159 people and helped 9,558 land jobs. The non-profit […]

Cougar Macon Webster and 3 Red Hawks headed to TSSAA state wrestling tournament in Franklin

Dickson County High School senior Macon Webster earned his fourth trip to the TSSAA state wrestling tournament with a third-place finish in the region while three Creek Wood wrestlers will be seeking state titles this weekend. The state wrestling tournament will be Thursday-Saturday at the Williamson County Agricultural Expo Center in Franklin. The only Cougar […]

Dickson man killed after being ejected when car rolls over on State Route 840 Monday morning

A Dickson man was killed early Monday morning when he was ejected from his car on State Route 840 in Hickman County. The Tennessee Highway Patrol reports 35-year-old Frederick M. Mayberry of Dickson died in the wreck near the Hickman-Williamson County line around 12:23 am Monday. The report by Trooper Randy McDonald says Mayberry was […]

Cougars build lead, hit free throws at the end to upset Ravenwood 55-48 in regular-season finale

With nothing to gain or lose in the District 11-AAA standings, the Dickson County Cougars upset Ravenwood 55-48 Friday night in the regular-season finale. The Cougars finish the season 6-20 and were already locked in at the seventh seed with a 3-9 district record. The loss knocked Ravenwood to fifth place in the final district […]