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  1. Home Builders Group Buys Building for HeadquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... 2013, the Memphis Area Home Builders Association merged with the Jackson Area Home Builders Association and the Dyer County Home Builders Association to form the new West Tennessee Home Builders Association, which covers 21 counties in West ...

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  2. Was Student Who Claims She Was Suspended For Saying, "Bless You" Mimicking God's Not Dead?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Religion Dispatched

    Did a high school really suspend a student for saying "bless you" when someone sneezed? And if not, what really happened? As school resumed this month, a story emerged about Kendra Turner of Dyer County, Tennessee, who was allegedly chastised by her teacher for saying, "Bless you."

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  3. H.S. FOOTBALL: North Side starting well with newaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Jackson Sun

    ... their time to shine in the North Side blue and gold. They won on the road at one former District 13-AAA rival Dyer County in convincing fashion, 35-0. This week another 13-AAA team comes to the Reservation as Hardin County will be in Jackson. The ...

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  4. Odom's Blog: Volleyball Elite 8 after Week 1ODOM'S Blog: Volleyball...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Jackson Sun

    ... to improve, Lexington could battle for the 14-AA crown. Results: Beat Madison 3-0, Beat Liberty 2-0, Lost to Dyer County 2-1, Beat North Side 3-0. Last week: Not ranked Read or Share this story: http://www.jac ...

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  5. Sunday Morning BenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | KFI

    ... I went in there to try to talk to them, and some guy pushed me out and pulled a knife on me," Segna stuttered. DYER COUNTY, Tenn. (CNN) A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after ...

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  6. War on Christianity still alive and well in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Washington Examiner

    ... click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter. For example, a student in Dyer County, Tennessee, was suspended because she committed the unforgivable sin of saying "bless you" when a classmate sneezed. High-school ...

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  7. War on Christians ThrivesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | News Max

    ... a decade ago. Since then, there has been little or no abatement of this practice. For example, a student in Dyer County, Tennessee, was suspended because she committed the unforgivable sin of saying "bless you" when a classmate sneezed. High-school ...

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  8. More Government School Craziness: Tennessee-StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | FITSNews

    ... because he wrote a short story about killing his pet dinosaur . Today comes the tale of high school senior in Dyer County, Tennessee who was suspended for saying "bless you" to a classmate who sneezed. According to WMC TV 5 (NBC - Memphis, ...

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  9. "Bless you" lands Tennessee high schooler in hot waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | CBS News

    ... something reasonable to avoid a distraction in the classroom, then we expect the students to follow the rules," Dyer County High School Assistant Principal Lynn Garner said. "If it's not a reasonable request, then we'll sit down and talk about it to ...

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  10. Tennessee high school student suspended for saying 'Bless you' in classRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    ... rule by saying "Bless you" after a classmate sneezed, according to a report from WMC in Memphis, Tennessee . Dyer County High School senior Kendra Turner says her teacher told her that "Bless you" was for church. The teen says she thinks her teacher ...

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  11. H.S. FOOTBALL: Week 0 brings intriguing gamesH.S. FOOTBALL: Week 0...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Jackson Sun

    ... better than Adamsville, but stopping the Cardinals when it counts is easier said than done. a North Side at Dyer County : Tab Vowell and his coaching staff come into the season with a new group of players who haven't seen much meaningful playing ...

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  12. Three JMCSS schools earn top places in TCAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Tennessee schools on the list are Maury City Elementary School in Crockett County, Three Oaks Middle School in Dyer County, Dyersburg Middle School, East Jr. High School in Fayette County, Gibson County High School, Haywood Middle School in Haywood ...

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  13. Girl suspended for saying "bless you" to a classmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | WTLV

    ... class rule of saying "bless you" after a classmate sneezed. Girl suspended for saying "bless you" to a classmate Dyer County, TN -- A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after breaking ...

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  14. 'Bless you' school suspension: Free speech debate or teacher frustration?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... about mutual respect and not getting so caught up in the details as to deter from educational time. Calls to the Dyer County Schools' Superintendent for comment were not returned at the time of this article's publication. Rev. Winegardner suggests ... 26 comments

  15. Student suspended for saying 'bless you'Student suspended for saying...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... the classroom, was suspended after breaking a class rule of saying "bless you" after a classmate sneezed. When Dyer County High School senior Kendra Turner said bless you to her classmate, she says her teacher told her that was for church. "She said ...

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  16. Department of Education releases TCAP RewardaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Jackson Sun

    ... schools on the list include Maury City Elementary School in Crockett County, Three Oaks Middle School in Dyer County, Dyersburg Middle School, Gibson County High School, Haywood Middle School in Haywood County, Milan Elementary School, and Dresden ...

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  17. Dyer County, TN High School Student Kendra Turner Suspended For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Scared Monkeys

    So much for the Bible belt Kendra Turner, a Dyer County High School senior was suspended for saying "bless you" after a fellow classmate sneezed.

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  18. Was 'bless you'-saying student suspended for 'Godly speaking' or talking in class? You decideRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | PennLive.com

    ... speaking,' but for speaking, period, breaking a teacher's no-talking rule. (screen shot) This next story out of Dyer County, Tennessee, seems ripe for a religious-rights row on Fox News. But if you learn the details, the incident might not seem as ...

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  19. Girl suspended for saying a bless youa at schoolRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... says she was suspended after breaking a class rule of saying "bless you" after a classmate sneezed. When Dyer County High School senior Kendra Turner said bless you, she says her teacher told her that was for church. Turner feels her teacher was ...

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  20. Student reportedly suspended after saying 'Bless you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after breaking a Student reportedly suspended after saying 'Bless you' DYER COUNTY, TN - - A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after breaking a Check out this story on wtsp.com: ... (more)

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