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Swap and Shop–February 11, 2016

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Sponsors: Classic Cleaners, Dickson Builders Supply, Grisham Transmission & Towing
  1. For sale–Home interior pictures for sale cheap. Marble top table $30, Blond rattan table and occasional tables $20 per table. 615 732 8099.
  2. For sale–2 occasional tables $10 per table. 615 210 3515.
  3. Looking to buy a rooster and hens. Number to call is 615-476-0341.
  4. For sale–Like new
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Creek Wood closes out regular season hosting Waverly, at East Hickman

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Creek Wood High School is scheduled to close out the basketball regular season with back-to-back district games against Waverly and East Hickman. The Red Hawks and Lady Red Hawks are both 14-0 in District 11-AA and have already locked up the regular season championships and earned the top seed for next week's tournament. Creek Wood
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Vehicular homicide trial opens with emotional testimony

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Family members wept as a jury was shown a picture of the lifeless body of 16-year-old Marvin Andrew Morton still clutching the steering wheel inside the crushed cab of his pickup truck. When a second photo of the teen's torso with his seatbelt still fastened flashed on the large screen in Dickson County Circuit Court,
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Snow-covered road close Dickson County schools for 8th day

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With some secondary roads still covered in snow, Dickson County schools will remain closed Thursday. Extended care sites will be open at Stuart-Burns, White Bluff and Oakmont elementary schools. United Christian Academy in Dickson also will be closed Thursday but Greater Things Christian Academy in Burns will open on its regular schedule. The Dickson County
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School officials prepare for TNReady transition to paper tests

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After Monday's failure of the statewide online system for the new TNReady math and reading tests, state Department of Education officials are working to develop a new schedule for pencil and paper tests. Students in grades 3-11 began taking the new mandated assessment tests Monday morning but the North Carolina-based Measurement Inc. Standardized Testing, or
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Health department offering free flu shots while supplies last

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Tennessee's county health department clinics are now offering flu vaccine to people of all ages at no cost to patients until supplies are depleted. Seasonal influenza is now circulating with cases increasing across the country, according to a statement from the Tennessee Department of Health, and officials are urging all Tennesseans who have not yet
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