Dickson County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Middle Tennessee boasts great strengthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... that Mohawk Industries will build a 1.4 million-square-foot tile plant and distribution center in Dickson County highlighted what that location brought to the table, including a pad-ready industrial site, access to raw materials and an ideal ...

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  2. Weeks: 'Led to believe' Senate will differ from House on Common core voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... Gov. Bill Haslam who considers Common Core crucial to his education reform package. Director of Schools for Dickson County, Dr. Danny Weeks, said, if pushed through, the legislation would be a setback but could provide additional time for ...

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  3. Lady Wildcats finish third in Commando ClassicRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... The Lady Wildcats ousted Murfreesboro Central Magnet 13-4 Saturday, beat host Hendersonville 8-1, defeated Dickson County 5-3 and Seymour 2-0. In pool play, Central outscored Obion County 7-4 as Wiseman hit her first home run of the season. The Lady ...

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  4. Skits & Bits: Sylvia Post Office robbed of $8.71Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... It was who everybody thought it was. March 12, 1975- Roy Smith, a graduate of Charlotte High School in Dickson County, was named manager of Opryland in Nashville. He resigned his position at 21st Century Productions at WLAC-TV, Channel 5, to accept ...

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  5. Retired professor leads final 'Created Equal' talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... the "Gospel Explosion," Saturday at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church. Organizers will recognize Cindy Freeman, Dickson County High School choral director, and the late Rev. Billy Williams, a Dickson County musician and pastor, for their "outstanding ...

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  6. Night at Roxy to help the homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Tennessean

    A consortium of local churches is hosting "Christian Night at the Roxy" to help fund those in need in Dickson County, particularly the homeless; a portion of the proceeds will go to fund House of Hope-New Beginnings homeless mission.

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  7. Gerville-Reache accessioned as a chaplain in ReservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... He is Serving as the Brigade Chaplain of the 290th Military Police Brigade in Nashville. Stefan, who is from Dickson County and is a 2006 West Point graduate, served as an engineer officer in Operation Iraqi Freedom where he was called to become a ...

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  8. Dickson awarded grant for Park & Ride facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... Tennessee and is supported by member municipalities and counties, which includes the city of Dickson and Dickson County. The organization's board is made up of city and county mayors and community leaders. The city's representative on the RTA Board ...

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  9. Mohawk to Build Tile Plant in TennesseeRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | WTVC

    Mohawk Industries says it will build a $180 million tile plant in Dickson County, creating 320 new jobs over the next four years.

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  10. Task Force Head Claims 'Terrorism' Behind $160,000 SeizureRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2013 | WTVF Nashville

    ... on Tennessee's drug task forces, the spotlight quickly focused on the 23rd, which operates along I-40 in Dickson County. Hicks directs the task force that received so much attention from NewsChannel 5's "Policing For Profit" investigation -- and his ...

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  11. Vols lose hard fought game to #1 FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2014 | WKRN

    ... two heads. A woman at a hospital in India gave birth this week to what seemed to be a girl with two heads. A Dickson County woman is blaming the Davidson County Clerk's office after the car she bought was repossessed two days after she purchased it. ...

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  12. Slayden restricts votes of property ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... ion systems and manage those registrations manually. The Davis lawsuit only affects Slayden and Charlotte in Dickson County, because those cities allow nonresidential property owners to vote.

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  13. Cougar soccer edged out at homeRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Tennessean

    The Dickson County High boys' soccer team was edged out by Riverdale 1-0 Thursday night in the Cougars' first home game of the season.

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  14. Economic equality through leadershipRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... role of education in the pursuit of justice in a democracy, during her keynote address Monday evening at the Dickson County NAACP's annual Freedom Fund banquet. The local NAACP chapter celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day with the banquet, and ...

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  15. Dickson County Softball shuts out Independence at homeRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | The Tennessean

    The Dickson County High girls' softball team won their first home game of the season Thursday night, stomping past 11-3A opponent Independence 7-0.

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  16. Common Core Corner: Six English instructional changes implementedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Tennessean

    ... are setting higher expectations and insisting that the students meet these expectations. The students of Dickson County are engaged in meeting those expectations. -- Michelle Prieur is an instructional coach at Charlotte Elementary. She has a B.A. ...

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  17. Ceramic Tile Plant To Bring 320 Jobs To Dickson CountyRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | WTVF Nashville

    Mohawk Industries has announced plans to build a new ceramic tile production facility and distribution center that will bring 320 jobs to Dickson County.

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  18. Sticky issue: Needle near the eye: Opthamologists, optometrists disagree about proposed legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2014 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Columbia optometrist Terry Hendrickson of Family Eye Care Center discusses legislation moving through the General Assembly that would allow certified optometrists to inject local anesthetic for certain procedures last week.

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  19. Man shot by deputies not man named in warrantRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... nife. The Courier-Journal reported that Louisville police said Keyes was wanted for a Feb. 26 bank robbery in Dickson County, Tenn.

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  20. Schools seek $1.5 million for safety upgradesRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | The Tennessean

    At a special-called session Thursday the Dickson County School Board voted to ask the Dickson County Commission for $1.5 million for safety and security upgrades to be staggered over two years in two $750,000 payments.

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