Posts By: Chris Norman

Over 20 local employers to participate in Job Fair at Career Center on Thursday

The Dickson County Career Center will be hosting a Job Fair Thursday with at least 20 employers from across the area participating. The Job Fair will be 10 am-2 pm Thursday at the career center at 250 Beasley Drive. Clarksville-based non-profit Workforce Essentials operates the Dickson County Career Center providing free job placement services. It… Read more »

Cooper hosting Veterans’ Workshop with help on claims, info on education and job opportunities

Congressman Jim Cooper is hosting his 4th annual Veterans Workshop on Tuesday to assist Tennessee veterans with benefits and filing claims as well as learning more about educational and employment opportunities. The free Veterans Workshop will be 10 am-1 pm Tuesday at the Tennessee National Guard Armory on Sidco Drive in Nashville. The workshop will… Read more »

Region baseball, softball tournaments open today

Class AAA Softball Tournament Semifinals Monday, May 12 Region 5 Northeast at Wilson Central Beech at Clarksville Region 6 McGavock at Dickson County 6:00 Franklin at Overton Finals Wednesday, May 14 Region 5 Beech/Clarksville winner at Northeast/Wilson Central winner Region 6 Franklin/Overton winner at McGavock/Dickson County winner TSSAA Sectionals Friday, May 16 Region 5 runner… Read more »

Budget includes same raises for Register’s deputies as county appeals to Supreme Court

While the budget proposal unveiled by county Mayor Bob Rial Monday night includes $800 raises for all county employees, it once again does not include the five percent raises requested two years ago by Register of Deeds Jackie Farthing and recently upheld by the Tennessee Court of Appeals following her lawsuit. That ruling is currently… Read more »

5th annual Southern Ladies Coffee honors 5 Dickson County residents Saturday at museum

Five honorees and the honorary chairman will be recognized Saturday at the Clement Railroad Hotel Museum’s 5th annual Southern Ladies Coffee. The event will be 10 am-noon Saturday at the museum and in Holland Park, weather permitting. Tickets are $10 for museum members and $15 for non-members and there is free valet parking. The honorary… Read more »