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  1. Editorial: Extortion by VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... of Durham in New Hampshire refused to pay when it was hit; its files were backed up. The sheriff's office of Dickson County, Tenn., knew its files weren't and so paid the ransom when it couldn't access 72,000 law enforcement documents held hostage. ...

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  2. Crime Scene Tape GenericRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKRN

    The Dickson County Sheriff's Department is investigating a death at the Inn at Montgomery Bell State Park in Burns, Tennessee, which is about 45 miles west of Nashville. News 2 spoke with Detective Jeff Lovell who said a woman's body was discovered there between 1:30 and 2 p.m. Friday.

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  3. 'Ransomware' is on the rise: even security experts are often frustrated by online piratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | OregonLive.com

    ... pay up." And the victims aren't just unlucky individuals and businesses: even law enforcement gets hit. The Dickson County sheriff's office in Tennessee paid $572 to get its data back. The ransoms might be small, but experts say some ransomware ...

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  4. Country artist, American veteran Craig Morgan replies to Seth Rogen tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Examiner.com

    ... The idea for Billy's Place, named for Morgan's late father-in-law, came when Craig Morgan was an assistant Dickson County sheriff's deputy. Billy's Place was founded to assist foster children in Dickson County, Tenn. It has grown to include a home ...

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  5. Ransomware: Your money or your dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Economist

    ... when the authorities balked at using taxes to reward criminals. Shortly afterwards the sheriff's office in Dickson County, Tennessee, paid $572 to recover thousands of files. Ransoms have fallen even further in Paris, says Eric LarchevAaque. Most ...

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  6. Ransomware: Your money or your dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Economist

    ... when the authorities balked at using taxes to reward criminals. Shortly afterwards the sheriff's office in Dickson County, Tennessee, paid $572 to recover thousands of files. Ransoms have fallen even further in Paris, says Eric LarchevAaque. Most ...

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  7. Truck driver charged in crash that killed Dickson teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | WKRN

    A truck driver has been charged in a crash that killed a 16-year-old Dickson County boy last summer. Andrew Morton died on June 12 when a truck attempted to turn left in front of his vehicle on Highway 46 in Dickson.

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  8. Tennessee Department of Transportation 100-Year Mobile Exhibit Coming to a Town Near YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Clarksville Online

    ... please visit our website: . Bristol TN , Crossville TN , Dickson County Public Library , Dickson Tn , Linebaugh Public Library , Memphis Public Library , memphis tn , Murfreesboro TN , Nashville TN ...

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  9. PC Hacking Getting WorseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Donald Sensing

    ... m, corresponding to what Jerry wrote, would be a good addition. Thanks to Don Parker for the lead, via email. Dickson County, Tenn., btw, is the next county west of where I live.

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  10. News of the Weird by Chuck ShepherdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Jewish World Review

    ... After consulting with the FBI, military and state law-enforcement and security agencies, the sheriff of Dickson County, Tennessee, concluded that his only option to rescue his departmental records database from malicious malware was to pay a $500 ...

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  11. Howard, Hughes rally BearettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... will face another tough test this evening as it battles Gatlinburg-Pittman (8-2), which on Saturday handed Dickson County (12-1) its first loss of the season in the Smoky Mountain Classic. In other holiday tournament action today, the Bradley boys ...

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  12. Country Singer Craig Morgan Dons Old Police Uniform to Spread Christmas CheerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Billboard

    Unsuspecting drivers in the middle Tennessee area might have been in for a little bit of a surprise over the Christmas holiday. Former Dickson County Sheriff's Department deputy Craig Morgan made the rounds in a police car pulling people over.

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  13. Morgan shows cops his supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | Fox News

    Craig Morgan took to the streets of his hometown to show his support of local law enforcement, and to spread some holiday good will. The country star and former soldier used to be a sheriff's deputy in his hometown of Dickson, Tenn., and he joined with the Dickson County Sheriff's Department just before Christmas to hand out gift cards to some grateful residents, just in time for the holidays.

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  14. Craig Morgan dons a police uniform and surprises driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | WTVF Nashville

    Country star Craig Morgan recently suited up in the uniform for his hometown Dickson County [Tennessee] Sheriff's Department and went on a pre-Christmas drive along with another officer. They pulled some drivers over, but instead of handing out tickets or citations they gave the drivers $100 gift cards and sent them on their way with holiday wishes.

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  15. Northeast Eagles can't ground Creek Wood Red Hawks in 76-45 lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Clarksville Online

    ... but Creek Wood's Isaac Edmondson scored five straight points in just 49 seconds to give the squad from Dickson County a 7-4 advantage, with 5:03 left in the opening quarter. Northeast would still trail by just three points, 15-12 with 1:32 left, but ...

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  16. Nashville jobless rate rises slightly in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... st month, up from 4.8 percent in October. Sumner County's November jobless rate ticked up to 5 percent, while Dickson County's fell to 5.2 percent. Montgomery County's rate was unchanged at 6.9 percent.

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  17. Dickson County Sheriff's Office among 1st in Tennessee to use body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | WKRN

    The Dickson County Sheriff's Office is one of the first in Tennessee to use body cameras as others all over the country are starting to catch on. "Our main goal is a safeguard for the deputies and the public because it tells both sides of the story," explained Chief Holt.

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  18. Reserve Tennessee State Park Inn Rooms Online with Special Winter RatesRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Freshnews

    ... Fall Creek Falls, Van Buren County, 800-250-8610 Henry Horton, Marshall County, 800-250-8612 Montgomery Bell, Dickson County, 800-250-8613 Natchez Trace, Carroll County, 800-250-8616 Paris Landing, Henry County, 800-250-8614 Pickwick Landing, Hardin ...

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

    Dec 21, 2014 | 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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  20. Slamfest 2014 Midday Recap: Cookeville Cavs Still Have Chance To RepeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | 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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