Posts By: Chris Norman

School officials say reports of threats on DCHS campus turn out to be unsupported rumors

Dickson County school officials said they determined that reports of threats of violence that was to take place at Dickson County High School Monday were unsupported rumors. Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks said DCHS administrators notified the central office Monday that students were talking about a potential threat that was reportedly going to take… Read more »

Dickson Christmas parade is at 2 pm Sunday; Christmas in Downtown set for Friday, Dec. 5

Dickson will kick off the Christmas season with its annual Christmas parade this Sunday and a downtown holiday celebration Dec. 5. Under the theme “It’s a Wonderful Life,” Christmas in Downtown begins with the parade and includes a live nativity, entertainment, visits with Santa Claus and the official lighting of the city’s Christmas tree next… Read more »

Christmas in the Village features holiday tours of Cumberland Furnace historic sites 10-2 Saturday

The Cumberland Furnace Historic Village Association will host Christmas in the Village with tours of several historic sites on Saturday. Christmas in the Village is 10 am-2 pm Saturday and tickets are $10. The event is an opportunity to experience the historic aspect of the community that grew up around the iron ore furnaces founded… Read more »

Lady Cougars take control in second half to top Harpeth 62-37, Indians rally past Cougars 44-40

Despite a brief scoring lull in the second period, the Dickson County High School Lady Cougars adjusted to run away from Harpeth 62-37 in Kingston Springs Monday night. Coach Eve Hamilton’s Lady Cougars won their fourth straight before heading into a week-long holiday break. Dickson County appeared to have the upper hand early, posting 20… Read more »

JeQuan Lewis scores 3 points as VCU suffers first loss of season 77-53 to #12 Villanova

Dickson County High School graduate JeQuan Lewis and the 14th-ranked VCU Rams suffered their first loss of the season 77-53 to 12th-ranked Villanova Monday night in the Progressive Legends Classic at Barclays Arena in Brooklyn. Coming off the bench, sophomore Lewis hit one of three three-point attempts for his only points of the night in… Read more »

Vanleer aldermen try to settle issue of mayoral vacancy in first meeting of new term 7:00 tonight

Vanleer Mayor Larry Robertson’s term officially ends with tonight’s regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Aldermen. The five aldermen re-elected without opposition were sworn in last week and begin their new terms tonight with their first item of business being to determine which one of them will serve as vice mayor. Still for the… Read more »

Creek Wood sweeps Stewart County in first District 11-AA contests; Lady Red Hawks head to classic

Creek Wood’s Red Hawks opened District 11-AA action cruising to an 86-58 win over Stewart County in Charlotte Friday. Improving to 3-0 overall, the Red Hawks blew open a close game in the second period with a 36-point explosion against the Rebels. Leading only 22-17 after the first period, Creek Wood turned up the heat… Read more »