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Board asks legislators for funds to help find teachers

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With a $480 million surplus expected in the state budget, Dickson County's legislative delegation told the school board Thursday night that there will be a lot of proposals on how to spend it. But state Reps. David Shepard and Mary Littleton and state Sen. Kerry Roberts appeared intrigued by a suggestion that some of that
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Election commission seeking more people to work at polls

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The Dickson County Election Commission needs more people who are willing to be poll workers. At Tuesday night's meeting, the commission approved the list of poll workers for the early voting period and March 1 Presidential Preference Primary. But Administrator of Elections Roxanna Hagewood said the office “could use more poll workers.” Poll workers staff
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DCHS grad Mattio’s Buffs upset by Angelo State for 1st loss

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[caption id="attachment_9889" align="alignleft" width="200"]Kristen Mattio Kristen Mattio[/caption] West Texas A&M's stay at the top of the NCAA Division II basketball poll will be short-lived after the Buffs suffered their first loss of the season Wednesday. Former Dickson County Lady Cougar Kristen Mattio experienced her first defeat as a
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Jarman’s manslaughter trial scheduled for May 17

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[caption id="attachment_10584" align="alignleft" width="187"]Steve Marty Jarman Steve Marty Jarman[/caption] The voluntary manslaughter trial of a Charlotte man for a 2015 shooting is scheduled for May. 51-year-old Steve Marty Jarman was arraigned in Dickson County Circuit Court Monday after being indicted last month for the April 18 shooting death
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Creek Wood’s Rosses combine for 70 points to repel Rebels

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It was the Ross and Ross show for Creek Wood's Red Hawks Tuesday night as the two seniors combined for 70 points in a 94-76 home win over Stewart County. Mercer-signee Ross Cummings had 37 points and Ross “Chico” Plunkett scored 33 as Creek Wood improved to 12-5 overall and remained undefeated in District 11-AA
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