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  1. Bears beat out Father Ryan for titleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... (Blackman) dec. Colton McMahan (Knoxville Halls), 7-1 OT; 170 - Cole Chancey (Commerce) dec. Macon Webster (Dickson County), 4-3; 182 - Chad Solomon (Maryville) pinned Brandon Reibly (Etowah,Ga.), 1:31; 195 - Kiel Russell (Clarksville) major dec. ...

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  2. Slamfest 2014 Midday Recap: Cookeville Cavs Still Have Chance To RepeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Clarksville Online

    ... only 12 teams. The Rossview Hawks went 3-0 to take the top seed in Pool A, getting wins over Cookeville, Dickson County and the Fort Campbell Falcons. The Wildcats defeated Hopkinsville and the Northwest Vikings to earn the top of Pool B. The ...

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  3. Tenn. county makes profit selling e-cigs to inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Fox News

    As most people know, e-cigarettes are battery-powered, designed to deliver a nicotine-powered punch to traditional smokers, except through aerosol. One might wonder when Dickson County, west of Nashville, might begin selling non-alcoholic beer to inmates in the commissary? But until and if that happens, Don Hall, the county's director of Accounts and Budget, said Dickson officials will enjoy the e-cigarette windfall.

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  4. Dickson County employee charged with sexual batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | WKRN

    An administrator with the Dickson County Sheriff's Office turned himself in to authorities Wednesday after he was indicted for sexual battery by an authority figure.

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  5. Tenn. medic attacked treating men outside stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | EMS1

    Dickson police are looking for two subjects who attacked a Dickson County Ambulance Service paramedic after he opened a station door to administer first aid to one of the alleged attackers. According to a Dickson Police report, officers responded to a call about the attack at the Dickson County Ambulance Service station on Cowan Road in Dickson.

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  6. Sheriff pays ransom for case filesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Morning News

    The Dickson County Sheriff's Office in Middle Tennessee ended up paying a ransom after a malicious computer program blocked access to their files. Detective Jeff McCliss told WTVF-TV that malware on a computer locked the agency's case files, which included autopsy reports, witness statements and crime scene photos.

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  7. Central goes 7-0, wins MTSU DualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Lebanon Democrat

    Wilson Central won seven straight matches Friday and Saturday to take a 17-team Middle Tennessee State Alumni Duals at Stewarts Creek. The Wildcats shut out White House 84-0 before rolling past Summit 64-15, Oakland 78-6, Dickson County 73-6, Rossview 69-10, West Creek 73-6 and Beech 60-12.

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  8. My Turn: When it comes to malware, it's a jungle out thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Concord Monitor

    ... of a series of internet-based malware attacks. Such attacks are not unusual. This week, for example, the Dickson County, Tenn., Sheriff's Office indicated it recently paid more than $500 ransom to release files locked away by a malicious software ...

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  9. Central goes 7-0, wins MTSU DualsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Lebanon Democrat

    Wilson Central won seven straight matches Friday and Saturday to take a 17-team Middle Tennessee State Alumni Duals at Stewarts Creek. The Wildcats shut out White House 84-0 before rolling past Summit 64-15, Oakland 78-6, Dickson County 73-6, Rossview 69-10, West Creek 73-6 and Beech 60-12.

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  10. Tennessee DA Restricts Use Of Civil Forfeiture LawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    ... DA back in August, he inherited a drug task force that aggressively worked a stretch of Interstate 40 in Dickson County, taking advantage of laws that let them seize cash -- often from out-of-state drivers -- based on the suspicion that it's drug ...

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  11. TFCA Sets Hall Of Fame Induction Breakfast On Dec. 6Read the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Jim Cartwright, Columbia; Nick Coutras, Nashville Overton; Bill Derrick, Father Ryan; Jerry Pearson, Dickson County; Wes Elrod, several metro schools; Glen McCadams, Lipscomb Academy; Boyce Smith, Springfield; Leonard Staggs, Lawrence County; Lee ...

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  12. Retired educator turns 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... teacher spent more than four decades teaching hundreds of children in Clarksville-Montogomery County and Dickson County, and she recently reached a milestone in her life few can claim. Lola Belle Batson, affectionately called "Mar" by her family, ...

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  13. Hacker seized database from city of Detroit and demanded $800k in bitcoinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... late in which victims are asked to pay with bitcoin to regain control of seized data: earlier this month, the Dickson County Sheriff's Office in Tennessee acknowledged that it paid around $500 in bitcoin to a hacker who cracked into a server used by ...

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  14. Thailand: Man tries to ship baby body parts to USRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | KCTV5

    ... some have called the worst video game ever made has fetched thousands of dollars for a New Mexico city. The Dickson County Sheriff's Office in Middle Tennessee ended up paying a ransom after a malicious computer program blocked access to their ...

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  15. 91-year-old Polish woman awakens in funeral home after 11 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | FOX Carolina

    ... action after killing and skinning a rabbit in class to show students where their food comes from. The Dickson County Sheriff's Office in Middle Tennessee ended up paying a ransom after a malicious computer program blocked access to their files. The ...

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  16. Police pay ransom in bitcoin to CryptowallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... to pay a ransom in bitcoin for their files, according to Coin Desk today. Cryptowall gained access inside the Dickson County police computer files. The ransom as reported by the Nashville WTVF-TV that the Trojan horse program gained access into the ...

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  17. Off Beat: Sheriff blinks in showdown with cyber stick-up manRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Business Insurance

    A Tennessee sheriff's department reportedly faced a virtual stick-up earlier this month from a cyber robber that charged the agency a ransom of nearly $600 in bitcoins. Detectives from the Dickson County, Tennessee, Sheriff's Office told media outlets that a cyber thief installed malware on the department's computers.

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  18. Tenn. sheriff pays ransom for case filesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Crescent-News.com

    The Dickson County Sheriff's Office in Middle Tennessee ended up paying a ransom after a malicious computer program blocked access to their files.

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  19. Sheriff's department files held for ransom by malwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... by malicious software accidentally downloaded into the system. Detective Jeff McCliss, IT director for the Dickson County Sheriff's Office, said the "Cryptowall" program was installed into the department's computer system in late October when ...

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  20. Dickson County Sheriff: Malware Stole Office Files; Cost Us $500 RansomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | News Max

    A Dickson County, Tennessee, sheriff's office paid ransom to hackers this week after malware accidentally installed on the agency's computers blocked access to law enforcement files. Apparently, someone in the office was streaming a radio station and accidentally clicked on an ad that put the malware, called "Cryptowall," in the Dickson County Sheriff's Office computer system, News5 reported .

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