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  1. 7 people in Dyer County arrested on federal meth chargesRead the original story

    Friday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Federal prosecutors say seven Dyer County residents have been arrested on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possess methamphetamine and the drug known as "ice." Prosecutors say the arrests are the result of a yearlong investigation in which law enforcement officials have seized illicit narcotics, money, firearms and drug paraphernalia.

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  2. Briefs: Railroad damage, drug trafficking,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jackson Sun

    ... A task force made up of agents from the DEA, FBI, U.S. Marshals Service, and law enforcement officials with the Dyer County Sheriff's Department, Dyersburg Police Department, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee Highway Patrol ...

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  3. 7 Arrested in West Tennessee on Federal Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Memphis Flyer

    After a year-long investigation, law enforcement arrested seven Dyer County residents on federal drug trafficking charges this morning. The charges stem from the defendants' alleged participation in a conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute ice and methamphetamine.

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  4. Softball roundup: Lady Chargers win in dramatic fashionRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Covington Leader

    The softball season is still in the very early stages, but Covington is one of the hottest teams in West Tennessee so far. Covington defeated Dyer County Monday night at home in dramatic fashion.

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  5. Cougars rout Millington in baseball actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Covington Leader

    ... on, which is what you have to do in order to be ready when district play opens up. Brighton, Hardin County and Dyer County (all district opponents) are all great ball clubs, and we are looking forward to getting on the field and competing against ...

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  6. Woman charged with second count of TennCare fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Jackson Sun

    Woman charged with second count of TennCare fraud A woman was charged a second time with TennCare fraud in Dyer County this morning. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: A woman was charged a second time with TennCare fraud in Dyer County this morning, according to Tennessee public information officer Crystal Lawson, 35, of Newbern was arrested in Dyersburg this morning.

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  7. Girls' H.S. Sectionals: Remaining teams close toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Middleton is the only undefeated team remaining in West Tennessee as regular-season unbeatens West Carroll and Dyer County were eliminated in the region tournament. The Lady Tigers had to face adversity midway through the season when UT Martin ...

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  8. Basketball postseason: Region tournament updateRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Covington Leader

    The Munford girls defeated Cordova 66-43 to move into a Region 7-AAA semifinal game that will be played today at 4 p.m. against Bartlett at Munford High School. The winner advances to play the Dyer County-Arlington winner in the region title game Thursday at 6 p.m., also at Munford.

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  9. Weather forces changes for Brighton, Munford basketball tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Covington Leader

    Kierra Richardson and the Munford Lady Cougars will play Dyer County Saturday at 4:30 p.m. for the District 13-AAA tournament title. The game will be held at Dyer County High School.

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  10. Snow, ice change district tournament schedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    Snow, ice change district tournament schedules Most West Tennessee districts are tentatively scheduled to resume tournaments Tuesday Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The snow and ice that covered a majority of West Tennessee on Monday morning did not meet the projected totals, but there was enough snow and ice on the ground to cancel all district championship and consolation games on the schedule. A majority of the tournaments pushed back one day for now, but District 13-AAA at Dyer County and District 14-AA at Chester County were pushed back two days.

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  11. Electrical inspector who worked for state charged with theftRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | WTVC

    State investigators say an electrical inspector who worked as a contract employee with the Department of Commerce and Insurance has been charged with overcharging for permits. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a grand jury in Dyer County has indicted 56-year-old Susan Scearce on two counts of theft over $1,000.

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  12. More Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    State investigators say an electrical inspector who worked as a contract employee with the Department of Commerce and Insurance has been charged with overcharging for permits. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a grand jury in Dyer County has indicted 56-year-old Susan Scearce on two counts of theft over $1,000.

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  13. Former Tenn. electrical inspector charged withaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Scearce forged inspection documents and charged excessive prices for permits, the release said. On Monday, the Dyer County Grand Jury returned indictments against Scearce, 56, charging her with two counts of theft over $1,000. Scearce was arrested ...

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  14. Officer involved shooting after pursuit in TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... Court Street interchange and caught fire. Dyersburg officers along with additional Newbern Police officers and Dyer County Sheriff's Officers made the scene as the driver of the car fled the scene on foot into the woods. Officers set up a perimeter ...

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  15. 3 dogs abandoned in crate inside home: 2 dead, 1 rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Following a complaint about animals on January 19, 2015, the Dyersburg Police and Dyer County Animal Control went to a residence on Doyle Street in Dyersburg, Tenn., according to The State Gazette , and made a sad discovery. Three dogs were found abandoned inside the residence, all of which were inside a 2 feet by 3 feet by 4 feet crate.

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  16. Dyersburg dog's fate to be decided FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    Dyersburg dog's fate to be decided Friday Beau the dog's day in Dyer County District Court is Friday. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: And for Beau the dog, who has garnered national attention after being impounded by Dyersburg Animal Control on Sept. 1 comment

  17. Drug trafficking halted West TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and drug paraphernalia. The suspects arrested during todays early operation were: Tyler Demond Armstrong, 24, of Dyer County; Bree Anna Blalock, 26, of Dyer County; Tyrus Ray Blalock, 45, of Dyer County; Amy Hurt Dew, 50, of Dyer County; Antonia ...

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  18. Grain Conference in West Tennessee Feb. 5Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Delta Farm Press

    The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture will host the 2015 West Tennessee Grain and Soybean Producers Conference Feb. 5. The conference will be held at the Dyer County Fairgrounds in Dyersburg, Tenn. The conference begins at 7:45 a.m. CST with registration and an industry trade show.

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  19. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. ESTRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... people have been arrested so far. Three were already in state or federal custody, and the rest were arrested in Dyer County. The indictments were returned by a federal grand jury in Jackson last Tuesday, but they remained under seal until Monday's ...

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  20. Odom Column: More schools need to bring backaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... to Arkansas State in the early 2000s. The current bowling district has dropped to four teams - Hardin County, Dyer County, Munford and Brighton - as teams have dropped out as recently as this season. The district used to be nine teams with talks ...

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