Dickson City Council Approves Increase for Humane Society

Dickson City Council Approves Increase for Humane Society By Breanna Franklin DICKSON, Tenn. — The Dickson City Council has unanimously approved an amendment to its agreement with the Humane Society of Dickson County, significantly increasing the city’s annual...

New Director of Elementary Education

New Director of Elementary Education By Breanna Franklin  DICKSON, Tenn. — Ms. Melinda Sullivan Fortner has been named the new Director of Elementary Education for Dickson County Schools, bringing over two decades of experience to her new role. A native of Dickson...

Dickson County Spring Festival

Dickson County Spring Festival By Breanna Franklin DICKSON, Tenn. — The annual Spring Festival will be held from May 29 to June 1 at the Dickson County Fairgrounds, promising four days of fun-filled activities for all ages. Gates open at 5 p.m., with rides starting at...

Heroic SRO Saves Choking Fifth Grader at Oakmont Elementary

By Erin Bell On May 15, 2024, SRO Jamie Patterson came to the rescue of fifth grader Bryson Bagwell in the cafeteria of Oakmont Elementary.    Patterson was setting up chairs for a Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) graduation when Bagwell approached him...

Navigating the Maze: Mental Health Tips and Resources

Navigating the Maze: Mental Health Tips and Resources By Breanna Franklin  DICKSON Tenn. – Matthew Wade, a couples therapist specializing in Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), is shedding light on the crucial role mental health plays in overall well-being. Wade, who...