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Council to consider changes to Hwy. 47 intersection

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The severe angle that East Walnut Street connects with Highway 47 in Evans Heights has prompted the city of Dickson to consider redesigning the intersection. At Monday night's Dickson City Council Finance and Management Committee meeting, Public Works Director Jeff Lewis presented a proposal to extend Martin Luther King Drive to a 90-degree intersection on
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Grosvenor wins state CASA’s Champion of Children Award

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[caption id="attachment_16318" align="alignleft" width="300"]Rep. Charles Sargent and Meagan Frazier Grosvenor received awards from Tennessee CASA. Rep. Charles Sargent and Meagan Frazier Grosvenor received awards from Tennessee CASA.[/caption] Court Appointed Special Advocates of Dickson County board of directors President Meagan Frazier Grosvenor was presented the Champion for Children Award
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DCHS and CWHS celebrating Homecomings today

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Dickson County and Creek Wood high schools are celebrating Homecoming today. All schools in Dickson County will dismiss after a half day, most at 11:30. Both schools will hold Homecoming Pep Rallies and Homecoming Parades. The pep rally at DCHS starts at 9 am and the Creek Wood pep rally is at 9:30. Dickson County's
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County’s unemployment rate unchanged in August

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Dickson County's unemployment rate was unchanged from July to August. According to statistics released Thursday by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, there were 1,120 Dickson County residents receiving unemployment benefits in August for a rate of 4.5 percent, the same as in July. The rate is still a full point below the
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Montgomery Bell celebrates Public Lands Day with bike rides

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To celebrate National Public Lands Day and Bike Your Park Day, Montgomery Bell State Park will host two bike rides on Saturday. Ranger Eric Runkle will lead a 3-mile off-road ride on Montgomery Bell's Mountain Bike Trail at 11 am. Bikers must have a mountain bike, helmet and water. Participants will meet at the Mountain
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Swap and Shop — Sept. 22, 2016

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  1. beetraps, knitted full size bedspread white with burgundy, green leaves, red roses 615-441-1541
  2. 2 acre lot with 3 bedroom mobile home 411 eno road 615-330-4392
  3. looking for set of lamps, coffee table, end tables 615-766-4495
  4. checkerplate aluminum toolbox for small pickup, yardman 3.5 hp edger sell or trade, looking for factory ranger wheels 931-996-8347
  5. looking for patio umbrella, for
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Driver appointed to complete term on election commission

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Patricia “Sissy” Driver will become the newest member of the Dickson County Election Commission. The State Election Commission appointed Driver to complete the term of Allen Johnson. Johnson submitted his letter of resignation from the five-member commission in June and attended his last meeting Tuesday. A retired attorney, 72-year-old Johnson was appointed to the election
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Commission adds 2 judicial commissioners for White Bluff

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The town of White Bluff will have two more judicial commissioners to issue arrest warrants, set bonds and sign search warrants for officers of the town's police department. At its meeting Monday, the Dickson County Commission approved an amendment that increases the number of judicial commissioners, also known as magistrates, for White Bluff from two
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Swap and Shop — Sept. 21, 2016

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  1. 5x6 utility trailer with drop gate and mesh floor $350, couch $100, looking for silver dollars 615-218-0746
  2. beetraps, bedspread 615-441-1541
  3. searching for a 3 bedroom home to rent with a section 8 voucher for $900 rent for family with child with heart defects who makes frequent trips to Vanderbilt and three dogs. 615-982-4130
  4. 4 tires 26570r16, 4 tires 21560rt17, 1988
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Swap and Shop September 20, 2016

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Sponsors: Carl's Transmission, Bishop Bookkeeping, Dickson Fishing, Dickson County Farmer's Market, Dickson Builder's Supply
  1. For sale–home interior pictures, marble top table round $30, 2 occasional tables $20  ea.–615-732-8099.
  2. For sale–2 occasional tables $10 ea. 615-210-3515.
  3. For sale--Hay Ring $125, 10 ft trough $60. Hunting or pocket knives all made in USA $40 and under sell or trade for
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