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Winter storm arrives earlier, dumps more snow than expected

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The National Weather Service reports 4-8 inches of snow across areas of Middle Tennessee as the main band of snow showers has moved into the Cumberland Plateau. A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for most of Middle Tennessee until 6 am Saturday, but most areas west of Nashville will only see scattered flurries. The
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Cougars drop 6th straight district contest in OT at Summit

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Dickson County's Cougars dropped their sixth straight District 11-AAA contest with a tough 53-40 overtime loss at Summit Thursday as the game was moved up from Friday due to the weather forecast. In a game that Dickson County led until the end of the third quarter, the Cougars took advantage of missed Spartan free throws
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Creek Wood sweeps Waverly to stay unbeaten in district

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Creek Wood and Waverly got a little testy as the Red Hawks grabbed a 79-62 win Thursday to remain unbeaten at 11-0 in District 11-AA. Mercer signee Ross Cummings and Waverly's Jordan Hughey went to the benches following a third-quarter altercation after a hard foul and neither returned. A 10-0 run at the end of
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Commission delays appointment of interim judicial commissioner

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The Dickson County Commission put off appointing a new judicial commissioner until next month. Mayor Bob Rial said the commission's Judicial Commissioner Committee interviewed the five candidates for the vacancy prior to Monday night's meeting but announced the committee needs more time before making its recommendation. Chairman Shane Chandler said the committee will meet at
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Dickson County schools remain closed Thursday

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Due to continued hazardous road conditions in the north end of the county, Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks has announced schools will remain closed Thursday. Extended care sites also will be closed. The forecast calls for rain Thursday with temperatures dropping as it turns to snow overnight and Friday.
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Read it for yourself: THE RESOLUTION

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Here is the resolution approved unanimously by the Dickson County Commission Tuesday night. RESOLUTION TO URGE THE TENNESSEE GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TO TAKE ALL ACTION NECESSARY TO AMEND THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TO RETURN POWER OVER THE DEFINITION OF MARRIAGE TO THE PEOPLE OF
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