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Commission commits $78,583 over three years to help fund daily Dickson-to-Nashville bus service

The Dickson County Commission approved a three-year commitment to fund the local portion of a daily bus service from Dickson to downtown Nashville Monday night. Commissioners voted unanimously to approve a resolution to commit $78,583 from the county’s economic and community development fund over the next three years to help pay for two daily bus… Read more »

The Little Clinic inside remodeled Dickson Kroger on Henslee Drive begins seeing patients today

As part of the $3.5 million expansion of its store on Henslee Drive, The Little Clinic in the Dickson Kroger officially opens today. The Dickson location marks the company’s 16th clinic in Middle Tennessee. The Little Clinic locations inside select Kroger stores are staffed with board-certified nurse practitioners and physician assistants authorized to diagnose, treat… Read more »

Twice as many voters choosing to skip primaries during first three days of Dickson Co. early voting

The 212 ballots cast at the Dickson County Election Office in Charlotte Monday pushed Dickson County’s early voting total over 1,000 after only three days. Prior to the August 2012 election there were only 1,757 ballots cast in the entire two-week early voting period. Early voting in 2010 saw 5,633 early ballots before the primaries… Read more »

Dickson Planning Commission slated to review regulations on crisis shelters at tonight’s meeting

The Dickson Planning Commission will revisit its proposed regulations regarding family crisis shelters at its regular meeting tonight. Amendments to the city’s zoning ordinances to establish definitions and restrictions on the locations for shelters such as the proposed House of Hope and New Beginnings were sent back to the planning commission by the Dickson City… Read more »

Weeks appoints Clarksville’s Leslie Harrison as new assistant principal at Dickson Middle School

Director of Schools Dr. Danny Weeks has announced the appointment of Leslie Harrison as the new assistant principal at Dickson Middle School. Harrison replaces Madonna Walker, who was named principal at Stuart-Burns Elementary School. An Arkansas native, Harrison comes to the Dickson County school system from Clarksville where she has been a part of the… Read more »

Downtown project work scheduled to close block of East College Street from Main to Church this week

While work on phase II of the downtown revitalization project has only caused the closing of an alley and parking lot, that is expected to change this week. A Nixle announcement from central communications on Friday said East College Street between Main and Church streets will be closed from midnight Monday through midnight Thursday. Crews… Read more »