Posts By: Chris Norman

Renaissance Center celebrates 15th anniversary with free shows, demonstrations, food, more

The Renaissance Center will celebrate its 15th anniversary with demonstrations, performances and the re-opening of the CyberSphere Digital Theater on Saturday. Now owned by Freed-Hardeman University, The Renaissance Center continues to offer many of the community-based art, music and theater programs that made it a regional cultural center for the last 15 years. While Freed-Hardeman… Read more »

Democratic election commissioner calls Haslam and Rial ‘crooks’ in comments on Facebook page

One of the people responsible for making sure Dickson County’s elections are conducted fairly and legally has accused Gov. Bill Haslam and Dickson County Mayor Bob Rial of being “crooks” in comments on social media. Melba Isom, a member of the five-member Dickson County Election Commission, made the accusations on her Facebook page July 17… Read more »

Open houses, orientations set as Dickson County schools prepare to welcome students back Friday

Dickson County schools and their staffs are preparing for the arrival of students to start a new year Friday. Most schools have posted their classroom assignments on their websites or at their buildings. Supply lists are available on the websites, at open houses or in various retail stores as well. Director of Elementary Education Ernestine… Read more »