Megan Billingsby named Appalachian Athletic Conference first team All-Conference for Bryan

Former Dickson County High School Lady Cougar Megan Billingsby has been named first team All-Conference by the Appalachian Athletic Conference coaches. The sophomore center is the only Bryan College player to earn first-team honors in conference awards that were announced Wednesday at the start of the conference tournament. The second-seeded Bryan Lady Lions open tournament […]

Dickson County schools closed on Thursday

Due to continuing problems with hazardous driving conditions in parts of the county, Dickson County schools will be closed Thursday. Snow-care sites will be open at Stuart-Burns, Oakmont and White Bluff elementary schools. Thursday marks the eighth consecutive day schools will be out due to weather. The school system has 10 days for inclement weather […]

Threat of more winter weather moves Lady Cougars to 4:30 today, Creek Wood games to Thursday

The threat of more winter weather has prompted changes in the region basketball tournaments. Tonight’s Region 6-AAA semifinal between the Dickson County Lady Cougars and Overton Lady Bobcats has been moved up to a 4:30 pm start time at Franklin High School. Tonight’s scheduled Region 6-AA semifinals at Creek Wood High School have been postponed […]

Lingering ice keeps schools closed Wednesday; NWS says snow possible in forecast tonight

Enough ice remains on roads mainly in the northern part of the county to keep Dickson County schools closed again Wednesday while there is a chance for more snow tonight. Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks announced schools would be closed for the seventh consecutive day due to lingering hazardous road conditions. Snow care sites […]

Creek Wood sweeps Cascade to advance to region semifinals, start time moved to 3 pm

Creek Wood High School swept a Region 6-AA quarterfinal doubleheader against Cascade Tuesday night as both the Red Hawks and Lady Red Hawks advanced to this afternoon’s semifinals in Charlotte. The second-ranked Red Hawks crushed the Champions from Wartrace 98-47 to remain undefeated at 29-0. The Lady Red Hawks improved to 23-8 with a 52-29 […]

Dickson County schools to remain closed Wednesday

Dickson County schools will be closed again Wednesday. Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks announced the decision in a SchoolReach call shortly after 2 pm. Weeks said inclement weather care sites will be open at Stuart-Burns, Oakmont and White Bluff elementary schools. Schools have been closed since Feb. 13, for the Presidents Day holiday and […]

Sex registry violations dismissed against restaurant owner in deal to leave Tennessee

Sex offender registry violation charges against the owner of a downtown Dickson restaurant were dropped in an agreement that he would leave the state of Tennessee. 44-year-old Carmen Anthony Leato has now returned to Illinois where he has updated his registration with the Illinois Sex Offender Registry. Michelle’s restaurant on Main Street in Dickson closed […]