Posts By: Chris Norman

WADC board approves MOU to begin process of assuming control of White Bluff’s sewer system

The Water Authority of Dickson County’s Board of Directors approved a memorandum of understanding and voted to begin drafting an agreement to assume control of the town of White Bluff’s sewer system. The MOU is scheduled to be presented to the White Bluff Town Council at Tuesday night’s meeting. During an hour-long special meeting Thursday… Read more »

House of Hope’s supporters hoping to convince council to overturn planning commission rejection

Supporters of a proposed homeless shelter in Dickson are hoping to convince the Dickson City Council to go against the recommendation of the city’s planning commission on rezoning property on Church Street. A public hearing is scheduled tonight on a request from The House of Hope and New Beginnings to rezone the former Jackson Academy/Dickson… Read more »

Gaslight Dinner Theatre returns after 15 months as comedy ‘Ripe Conditions’ opening Thursday

After being dark for more than a year, the Gaslight Dinner Theatre returns with a two-week run of the comedy “Ripe Conditions” starting Thursday. Matinees with a noon lunch buffet are on Thursdays and Fridays while evening performances on Fridays and Saturdays begin with dinner at 6:30. Local actor Greg Frey brings back the popular… Read more »

Dragons’ rally falls short as Lewisburg avenges earlier loss to win Big South championship 34-22

Lewisburg avenged a loss to the Dickson Middle School Dragons during the regular season with a 34-22 victory in the Big South Conference championship game Saturday at Homer Hamdorff Field. The Dragons had finished atop the conference regular-season standings, including a 34-12 win over the Tigers on Sept. 11. But in their second trip to… Read more »

Economic Development Administration awards $1.3 million grant for infrastructure for Dal-Tile

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration has awarded a $1.3 million grant for infrastructure improvements for the new Dal-Tile ceramic tile plant under construction in the William D. Field-Dickson County Industrial Park. The Economic Adjustment funds are reported to be part of a $2.6 million project that includes the extension of utilities, a… Read more »

Dickson County hosts school board members for Mid Cumberland District fall meeting at DCHS

In the midst of the final night of Homecoming preparations at Dickson County High School last week, dozens of Midstate school board members were learning about the changing landscape of education advocacy and hearing other updates at the Tennessee School Boards Association’s Mid Cumberland District fall meeting. The Dickson County school system hosted the event… Read more »