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Lady Dragons stay undefeated with 42-35 home win over Oakland Lady Chargers, Dragons lose

Dickson Middle School’s Lady Dragons remained undefeated with a 42-35 win over Oakland in the Melton Self Gym Tuesday night. The Chargers managed to earn a split for the night by holding off the Dragons 54-36. After struggling through the debut season under Kelsey Hamilton Mullinicks, the Lady Dragons have reeled off three straight wins… Read more »

Dickson family to share airplane crash experience, faith on today’s episode of ‘The Doctors’ at 2 pm

The Dickson family that survived a fiery plane crash this summer will share their story and faith on today’s episode of “The Doctors.” Dan and Sharon Smith, their son Andy and his girlfriend Katey Hargrove will share the story of their July 31 plane crash in Alabama that left all of them with severe injuries…. Read more »

Vanleer Alderman Westley Albright’s solicitation trial reset after new indictment to add missing date

The solicitation trial of recently re-elected Vanleer Alderman Westley A. Albright was rescheduled to next spring after he was re-indicted to correct an error. 41-year-old Albright of Highway 49 West is charged in a superseding indictment issued by the Dickson County grand jury last month. He remains charged with two counts of soliciting sex from… Read more »

White Bluff council approves annexation of 3 properties under exception for owner requests

While the Tennessee General Assembly continues to study reforms for the state’s annexation laws, cities and towns are still allowed to annex property when the owner requests it. At Monday night’s meeting, the White Bluff Town Council approved on first reading an ordinance to annex three pieces of property on Stagecoach Road. Public Works Director… Read more »

Rachel Bell leads Lady Commodores with 19 points in debut win over Coker College 93-31

Vanderbilt University freshman Rachel Bell of Cumberland Furnace led the Lady Commodores with 19 points in a 93-31 exhibition victory over South Carolina’s Coker College on Saturday in Nashville. The Creek Wood High School graduate started in her college debut and played a team-high 30 minutes. Bell went 8 for 17 in field goals including… Read more »

Ex-Cougar JeQuan Lewis gets first college start in VCU’s 92-43 exhibition win over California (Pa.)

Dickson County High School graduate JeQuan Lewis made his first start Friday as Virginia Commonwealth University cruised to a 92-43 exhibition win over California University of Pennsylvania. A sophomore at VCU, Lewis played in all 35 of the Rams’ games last year but earned his first college start in Friday’s preseason game against the Vulcans…. Read more »