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Red Hawks eliminated, girls open tourney at Chapel Hill

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Creek Wood High School's Red Hawks were eliminated from the N2Hoops Invitational with their second blowout loss in as many days. After falling to host Bob Jones High School 63-32 Monday, the Red Hawks bowed out with a 68-27 loss to Gadsden City in the consolation bracket Tuesday. A 17-0 run to close out the
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Library closed after section of rear wall collapses

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The Dickson County Public Library and Life-long Learning Center is closed until further notice after a portion of a rear wall collapsed over the weekend. A notice on the Dickson County Government's Facebook page says the library on Henslee Drive and all affiliated offices located there, which includes the University of Tennessee Extension office, will
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Deputies describe scene, siblings detail violence in murder trial

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[caption id="attachment_10585" align="alignleft" width="281"]Shelley Denise Heath Shelley Denise Heath[/caption] Deputies and medical personnel described the scene when Shelley Heath was discovered mortally wounded while her siblings described a relationship that included domestic violence and threats as testimony began Monday in the murder trial of Steve Marty Jarman. 52-year-old
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Woman gets probation for embezzling from veterinary clinic

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A Dickson County woman was placed on probation for eight years and ordered to repay $67,000 she embezzled while working at a Burns veterinary clinic. 39-year-old Trina L. Wynn of Billy Wynn Road pleaded guilty in Dickson County Circuit Court Friday to a charge of theft in excess of $60,000. Wynn was indicted in June
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Loss puts Red Hawks in elimination game 8 pm tonight

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Creek Wood's Red Hawks find themselves in an elimination game Tuesday night after suffering a 63-32 loss to Bob Jones High School, host of the N2Hoops Invitational in Huntsville. The Red Hawks will face the loser of Monday night's contest between Gadsden City and Hazel Green at 8 pm in the consolation bracket. The winner
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Jurgen Whitfield gets 15 years for killing mother in 2011

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[caption id="attachment_17470" align="alignleft" width="200"]Jurgen Horst Whitfield Jurgen Horst Whitfield[/caption] Just days after being declared competent to stand trial, Jurgen Horst Whitfield pleaded no contest to killing his mother in 2011 and was sentenced to 15 years in prison. On Tuesday, Assistant District Attorney Carey Thompson informed the court
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Jury selection slated for 2nd time in Jarman’s trial

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[caption id="attachment_10584" align="alignleft" width="187"]Steve Marty Jarman Steve Marty Jarman[/caption] Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday morning in the second attempt to start the trial of a Charlotte man for the shooting death of his girlfriend. 52-year-old Steve Marty Jarman of Maple Valley Road is charged with first-degree
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Funeral Tuesday for former Register Glenn Johnson

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A funeral service will be held Tuesday for former Dickson County Register of Deeds Glenn Johnson. Mr. Johnson died at his home Saturday at the age of 84. He served 32 years as general agent at Farm Bureau of Dickson County and owned and operated Johnson's Orchard. When Clyde Buckner retired as Dickson County's register
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School board approves 2017-18 school year calendar

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Without discussion, the Dickson County School Board approved a calendar for the 2017-18 school year at its meeting Thursday night. Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks said there were no changes to the draft calendar that was presented to board members at their work session last month. The new calendar follows the same basic schedule
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CWHS splits opener, Red Hawks in tournament today

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After getting a split in the regular season opener at Cheatham County Friday night, the Creek Wood Red Hawks will be in action today in Alabama while the Lady Red Hawks will open tournament action Wednesday in Chapel Hill, Tenn. Despite losing four starters to graduation, the Red Hawks dominated the Cubs in Ashland City
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