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Sheriff’s office plans to use $26K from donation, property auction to make equipment purchases

The Dickson County Commission granted preliminary approval to budget amendments that will allow the sheriff’s office to use donations and auction proceeds for equipment purchases and revenue from its annual calendar to offset a lost grant for the Traffic Safety Awareness and Education Program. Sheriff Jeff Bledsoe asked the commission’s work session last week to… Read more »

Bibb-White Bluff Civic Center on target for January completion, opening expected in 1st quarter 2015

Despite recent rainy weather, officials in White Bluff say the Hazel C. and Zollie H. Bibb Jr.-White Bluff Civic Center is still on schedule for a mid-January completion. Public Works Director and Projects Coordinator Jeff Martin reported at last week’s council session that “everything is moving along very, very well.” Martin said the brick exterior… Read more »

Agreement with Tenn. Department of Health will establish vaccination protocol for first responders

As the world hears more news each day about the potential spread of the deadly Ebola virus, the Dickson County Sheriff’s Office is forming a plan to become a primary point for providing any vaccinations or other medications to protect local emergency services personnel in the event of any kind of outbreak. Sheriff Jeff Bledsoe… Read more »

Demolition of long-time Chevrolet-Oldsmobile dealership building in downtown gets under way

Demolition began earlier this week on the former Chevrolet dealership building in downtown Dickson. For almost 75 years, Chevy, GMC and Oldsmobile vehicles were on display in the dealership at the corner of College and Church streets until the business was sold and moved to Highway 46. After sitting vacant for a decade, Dickson Planning… Read more »

Community production of ‘The Fantasticks’ runs tonight thru Oct. 19 at The Renaissance Center

The Renaissance Players community theater production of “The Fantasticks” opens tonight at The Renaissance Center and runs through Oct. 19. Shows are 7 pm Fridays and Saturdays and 2 pm Sundays. A funny and romantic musical perfect for the whole family, “The Fantasticks” is the longest-running musical in the world. The timeless story of young… Read more »