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

    14 hrs ago | 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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  2. Girls' H.S. Sectionals: Remaining teams close toaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  3. Basketball postseason: Region tournament updateRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | 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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  4. Weather forces changes for Brighton, Munford basketball tournamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | 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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  5. Snow, ice change district tournament schedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | 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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  6. Electrical inspector who worked for state charged with theftRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | 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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  7. More Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | 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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  8. Former Tenn. electrical inspector charged withaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | 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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  9. Officer involved shooting after pursuit in TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | 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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  10. 3 dogs abandoned in crate inside home: 2 dead, 1 rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | 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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  11. 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

  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Beau the Yellow Lab Dog BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | K99FM

    Interviews with Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry and Beau's Legal Team Bryan Mauldin just posted. http://on.fb.me/1GJP6WR In the latest filings regarding Danny Higgins and Beau, the nearly three-year-old lab, golden retriever, German shepherd mix breed dog who is currently being housed at the Dyersburg/Dyer County Humane Society with Animal Control, the city attorney's office filed a motion in Circuit Court to vacate the stay of euthanasia. 14 comments

  17. Briefs: West Tennesseans face cocaine, marijuanaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: West Tennesseans face cocaine, marijuana charges More briefs: Long-Range Planning Committee to review transportation audit; Birmingham artist featured at FHU Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: More briefs: Long-Range Planning Committee to review transportation audit; Birmingham artist featured at FHU; Bethel sets Hendrix Scholarship Competition; The Dixie features "Freedom Songs" for Black History Month The U.S. attorney's office in Memphis said Monday that 12 people have been arrested so far. Three were already in state or federal custody, and the rest were arrested in Dyer County.

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  18. 13 in West Tennessee face cocaine, marijuanaaRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    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 arrests.

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  19. 13 Indicted in West Tennessee on Cocaine, Marijuana ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Memphis Flyer

    Thirteen residents of Dyer County have been indicted on federal drug trafficking violations. Nine of the 13 suspects were located and arrested earlier today.

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  20. Munford Cougar basketball team finding its wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Covington Leader

    ... r the regular season district title. The Cougars (2-1 in District 13-AAA) would pull into a tie with first place Dyer County with a win over the Choctaws Friday night in Munford. Dyer County beat Munford 54-40 last month in Newbern.

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