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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 »

DC’s Hunter Wolcott shoots 2-under on second day to finish tied for 3rd in TSSAA golf tourney

A two-under-par second round left Dickson County High School’s Hunter Wolcott tied for third place in the TSSAA Class AAA state golf tournament Wednesday. In his second trip to the state tournament at WillowBrook Golf Club in Manchester, the Cougar junior finished at three-under 141 and tied for third with James Beckner of Dobyns-Bennett and… Read more »

Judge dismisses Hodgins’ petition to terminate McCaul’s parental rights and adopt Sonya again

Just days before ruling that the juvenile court order that sent Sonya McCaul back to Nebraska to live with her father should be vacated, the same judge dismissed a petition by her former foster parents to terminate her father’s rights and adopt the 10-year-old. While adoption-related documents in Tennessee are sealed and not available to… Read more »

Water authority calls special meeting Thursday to vote on taking over White Bluff sewer system

The board of directors for the Water Authority of Dickson County is scheduled to vote Thursday on a proposal to assume control of the town of White Bluff’s sewer system. The board has scheduled a special called meeting tomorrow for considerating and voting on an interlocal agreement with White Bluff to transfer its wastewater collection… Read more »

Jack Story one shot behind leaders after first roound of TSSAA Class AAA golf tournament

Dickson County High School junior Jack Story is one stroke off the lead after the first day of the TSSAA Class AAA golf tournament in Manchester. Story carded three straight birdies in the second half of Tuesday’s opening round to finish at three-under 69. He is one stroke behind Hendersonville’s Jacob Sterlin and Blackman’s Tanner… Read more »

Judge vacates juvenile court order that sent Sonya McCaul back to biological father in Nebraska

A Dickson County judge has ruled that the juvenile court order that sent Sonya McCaul to live with her biological father in Nebraska was illegal and “must be vacated.” In a memorandum opinion filed Friday in Dickson County Circuit Court, retired Chancellor Robert Burch grants the petition by former foster parents Kim and David Hodgin… Read more »

Dentistry With a Heart returns Saturday with free dental services at Center for Dental Excellence

After taking last year off, the Center for Dental Excellence brings back free dental services with Saturday’s sixth annual Dentistry With a Heart. Dr. Stephen Deloach and the staff at the Center for Dental Excellence and other dental professionals will volunteer their time to provide basic dental services for free 7 am-noon for those in… Read more »