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

    Aug 22, 2014 | 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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  2. "Bless you" lands Tennessee high schooler in hot waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  3. Tennessee high school student suspended for saying 'Bless you' in classRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  4. H.S. FOOTBALL: Week 0 brings intriguing gamesH.S. FOOTBALL: Week 0...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  5. Three JMCSS schools earn top places in TCAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  6. Girl suspended for saying "bless you" to a classmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  7. 'Bless you' school suspension: Free speech debate or teacher frustration?Read the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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 ... 17 comments

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

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  9. Department of Education releases TCAP RewardaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  10. Dyer County, TN High School Student Kendra Turner Suspended For...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  11. Was 'bless you'-saying student suspended for 'Godly speaking' or talking in class? You decideRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | 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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  12. Girl suspended for saying a bless youa at schoolRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | 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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  13. Student reportedly suspended after saying 'Bless you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | 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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  14. Tenn. girl suspended for saying "bless you" to a classmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... saying "bless you" after a classmate sneezed. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1oS9RXc WMC- Dyer County, TN) A young girl, who claims she was standing up for her religious beliefs in the classroom, was suspended after breaking a ...

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  15. High School Student Claims She Was Suspended For Saying 'Bless You' After Classmate SneezedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | KYTX-TV News

    ... the season, many children have had swim lessons or camps. But, reminders about pool safety, should be ongoing. DYER COUNTY, Tenn. (CBS Charlotte) - A high school student was allegedly suspended after breaking a class rule of saying "bless you" after ...

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  16. Tennessee student claims she was suspended for saying "bless you" after classmate sneezedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... 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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  17. Ed Jackson wins Tenn. Senate primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... owner of EyeCare on Main Street in Newbern, where he is the lead doctor. Dodds has served for two years on the Dyer County Commission, where he serves on the education and alcohol committees. "I want to congratulate Ed Jackson," Dodds said. "He ran ...

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  18. Woman charged in connection with 2 armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... two counts of aggravated assault and two counts of theft of property over $1,000. She is being held at the Dyer County Law Enforcement Complex and will make an initial appearance in Dyersburg City Court on Monday, August 4 at 4 p.m. According to ...

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  19. American Revolution veterans in West Tenn.American Revolution...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Finley, and William Kendall. John Dugan was born in Ireland, served as a private in South Carolina, and made Dyer County his final home where he died in 1825. Other privates who died in Dyer County were John Gwinn, William Nash, and William Thomas. ...

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  20. Tennessee fugitive being sought in Hill County capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... in Ellis County by Milford police. Authorities were searching for Edward Copeland Jr. after he escaped from a Dyer County, Tennessee jail earlier in the week. Deputies were called out to a home on HCR 4123, south of Osceola, regarding suspicious ...

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