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Jeffery W. Pernell

April 14, 2016 by Donna Miller Pernell (Register to contact)

Jeff passed away Oct. 10, 2014 from Pancreatic Cancer Jeff's resting place is in White Bluff, Tn.

Todd "Bubba" Lewis

June 8, 2014 by Jason Cunningham (Register to contact)

Just got on to this site.....Unfortunate news. Our friend and my lifelong friend Todd Lewis passed away this morning. The arrangements are for early in the week. I really have no active contacts and only ask those that do to spread the word. Please pray for Todd's family, his girls, an for his mom Dewanda and his dad Clark.
There are so many memories but there ain't no words....
God Bless

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Can Dickson County High alumni light up new school sign? The challenge has been issued.  The Tennessean

Dickson County High School alumni have been issued a challenge raise $65000 for a new LED sign at the main entrance to the high school.

Weiss returns to Dickson County High as vice principal  The Tennessean

Trae Weiss was recently hired as assistant principal at Dickson County High School, returning to his alma mater with plans to inspire students the same way ...

High '5': Dickson Co. Schools earn top TN score  The Tennessean

Dickson County Schools for the first time earned a "5" on the state's TVAAS student growth measuring system.

Dickson Co. Cougars competing for TN golf title starting today  The Tennessean

Dickson County High School boys golf team is competing for the Tennessee golf title starting today.

Dickson Council OKs adding 4 school officers, board's approval last hurdle  The Tennessean

The Dickson City Council unanimously approved an amendment to its agreement with the Dickson County School System to add four school resource officers ...

Dickson magnet school possible by 2020  The Tennessean

A new elementary magnet school is being vetted for Dickson County by education leaders, possibly opening as soon as 2020, based on preliminary school ...

New Dickson County school year starts today  The Tennessean

Today, youth countywide continue their education. A new Dickson County school year has started. Kindergarten starts a week from now, Aug. 8. Among the ...

Halloween in Dickson County: Upcoming local events  The Tennessean

Dickson County is full of various fall and Halloween-themed events in October that provide fun for the entire family. Here are a few coming up: ...

Dickson County's most-discussed stories of 2018  The Tennessean

The following are some of the most discussed stories in Dickson County in 2018: Joe Clyde Daniels. The morning of April 4 foreshadowed the heartbreaking yet ...

30 years a Cougar: Daniel retiring from Dickson County High  The Tennessean

Wade Daniel, who has been a part of Dickson County High School for more than 30 years, is retiring in May. Daniel, a longtime vice principal at the school, ...

Nicholas, Brentwood Blow Out Dickson County  Williamson Source

Playing its first road game this season, Brentwood scored an easy 56-7 victory at Dickson County on Friday night. Running back Jordan Nicholas (eight carries, ...

Dickson Christmas Parade is Sunday with theme 'Joy to the World'  The Tennessean

A local Christmas tradition returns Sunday afternoon in Downtown Dickson. The Dickson Christmas Parade, which has the them this year "Joy to the World," will ...

Dickson Co. High light engineering OK’d; building demo moves ahead  The Tennessean

The traffic light at the entrances to Dickson County High School and Crestview Park both moved closer to reality with the Dickson Council providing approval for ...

'Bragging rights' at stake in Dickson Co. vs. Creek Wood showdown  The Tennessean

Dickson County and Creek Wood is set for its 10th annual rivalry matchup on Friday. Creek Wood has won the past two meetings.

Dickson Co. High ‘Welcome Center’ checkpoint nearly finished  The Tennessean

The new one-person station on the driveway to Dickson County High School is expected to be completed this week. The 6-foot-by-8-foot building, with bollard ...

Webster leaves Ensworth, returns to Dickson Co. High as assistant principal  The Tennessean

Regina Webster will be the second new assistant principal at Dickson County High School when the new school year starts. Webster takes that position at her ...

Dickson Co. new girls basketball coach: ‘This is a dream job’  The Tennessean

Erin Webb knows her way around Dickson County High School. As a standout point guard on the 1999-2003 Lady Cougars Basketball squad, Webb is quite ...

Main Street Media launches new Dickson paper | Community  Murfreesboro Post

Main Street Media of Tennessee, a publisher of community newspapers, magazines, websites and social media pages throughout Middle Tennessee, has ...

New Dickson soccer facility to build on Cougars' success  The Tennessean

After decades have changing into uniforms in bathrooms, Dickson County soccer will get its own locker room.

City of Dickson adding school officers to make students ‘safe as we can'  The Tennessean

Two additional Dickson police officers will be stationed at schools within the Dickson city limits starting next school year. The Dickson Council approved fully ...

Dickson County High School students protest dress code rules

Students at Dickson County High School are protesting their school's enforcement of its dress code policy.

Nashville Symphony playing in Dickson  The Tennessean

The Nashville Symphony will perform free in Dickson next month, offering locals a rare opportunity to hear the renowned, 83-member ensemble without leaving ...

Some Dickson County High School Students Upset About Dress Code Enforcement

Some students at Dickson County High School have turned to social media to express frustrations with how the school has enforced its dress code policy.

Sold out 'Farm to Table' returns to Downtown Dickson  The Tennessean

The popularity of the Dickson County Farm to Table in Downtown Dickson is stronger than ever. Less than two weeks after tickets went on sale, the annual Main ...

Dickson Co. Schools officials: Safety better, troubling video handled swiftly  The Tennessean

The safety of Dickson County students, always an important topic locally, is again the primary focus for many parents and leaders following the Florida mass ...

Voting in Dickson Co. election? A primer on candidates, locations  The Tennessean

The Dickson County General election is Thursday 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. with seven of the 12 county commission seats contested as well as the offices of sheriff and ...

Joseph Ray Daniels: ‘Quiet’ but when triggered, ‘it wasn't pretty’  The Tennessean

A day after Joseph Ray Daniels admitted to beating 5-year-old Joe Clyde Daniels, who was autistic, to death, Krystal Nicole Daniels was arrested.

Dickson County, Charlotte election ballots now set  The Tennessean

The ballot is set for the Dickson County August election with familiar names running for key offices, and some new faces, too. The April 12 candidate withdrawal ...

Former Dickson County, Vols punter Trevor Daniel headed to NFL's Houston Texans  The Tennessean

After going undrafted, Tennessee punter Trevor Daniel has signed as a free agent with the NFL's Houston Texans.

44 years of Dickson Co. Farm Tour: Newcomers, life-timers get Ag education  The Tennessean

For over four decades, the Dickson County Farm Tour has informed local citizens about many of the services offered on farms throughout the county. The 2018 ...

Cougar chronicles: Dickson Co. High inducting Educator Hall of Fame class  The Tennessean

The student names, faces and accolades that comprise nearly five decades of Dickson County High School history are displayed in a second-floor gym hallway.

New Burns school name, mascot ‘honor' past Bobcats  The Tennessean

New Burns school name as Burns Middle School and a mascot was also approved: The Bobcats.

21-year-old Dickson man dies in motorcycle crash  The Tennessean

A 21-year-old Dickson man was killed Monday night in a motorcycle wreck in rural north Dickson County, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. Andrew ...

Driver guilty, gets probation in Dickson Co. Marine’s fatal I-40 wreck  The Tennessean

Driver found guilty on three counts, gets probation in Dickson County Marine's fatal I-40 ramp wreck.

Dickson rallied for Garcias, now father faces deportation  The Tennessean

Mexican-born Luis Garcia has worked long hours for 14 years in Dickson. He's raised a family here. Many in Dickson County know the Garcias and have rallied ...

Dickson County's Anson Mount announces he will play Capt. Pike in 'Star Trek: Discovery'  The Tennessean

Anson Mount, who went to Dickson County High School and starred in Hell on Wheels, will play the role of Capt. Christopher Pike in Star Trek Discovery.

Hundreds Gather To Search For Joe Clyde Daniels

The search continued in an effort to find the body of a five-year-old boy who was killed in Dickson County.

Joe Clyde, 4 months later: Searchers ‘exhausted’ known options, 'faith' remains  The Tennessean

Saturday marked four-months since Joe Clyde Daniels was first reported missing, the day many Dickson County residents began to love a 5-year-old boy most ...

How To Volunteer For Massive Joe Clyde Daniels Search

Volunteer For Massive Joe Clyde Daniels Search - Across Tennessee, TN - The Dickson County Sheriff's Department is asking for hundreds of volunteers for the ...

Dickson County high school football preview for Week 10  The Tennessean

Creek Wood faces must-win game to reach playoffs.

New Dickson traffic lights coming to DCHS, Crestview entrances  The Tennessean

Two new traffic lights will be constructed at busy areas on Henslee Drive and Highway 46 South in Dickson using grant funds after the Dickson City Council ...

Dickson County’s most-discussed 2016 stories  The Tennessean

The following were the 10 most-discussed local stories of 2016 in Dickson County. Charlotte Shootings. Two men were killed and a third seriously injured April ...

Sunita Mani of Netflix's 'GLOW': Dickson nurtured her offbeat style  The Tennessean

Sunita Mani has wrestled in the mid-1980s. She's hacked into a sinister multinational conglomerate and crashed through multiple floors of a building in ...

Dickson Co. beats defending TN champ Brentwood in district golf tourney  The Tennessean

The Dickson County High School boys golf team won a dramatic two-hole district playoff against Brentwood High School on Tuesday to move on to the regional ...

Dickson Co. acclaimed choral educator Cindy Freeman being honored  The Tennessean

It goes without saying that Dickson County High School has changed considerably since 1975. One element of “Cougar Hill” that has remained the same is the ...

Dickson County back-to-school information  The Tennessean

Dickson County schools are gearing up for the school year. For grades 1-12, school begins Aug. 1. Kindergarten begins Aug. 11, and Pre-K begins Aug. 14.

Joe Clyde Daniels, 5, remembered as a 'sweet, gentle spirit'  The Tennessean

The killing of the 5-year-old with autism has shaken the Dickson County community. He is remembered as a little boy who loved cowboy boots and lollipops.

Educator’s husband on fatal wreck: ‘We left...with our seat belts on’  The Tennessean

A longtime Dickson County educator who had recently retired from Creek Wood High School died during a wreck in north Dickson County late Tuesday morning, ...

Dickson County wins TN softball championship  The Tennessean

The Dickson County High School softball team won the state Class AAA championship 4-1 over Gibbs High School out of Knox County on Friday afternoon.

11 students part of Dickson Co. High vandalism 'prank'  The Tennessean

At least 11 students are known to be involved in vandalism at Dickson County High School last week.

Dickson County 4-H public speaking winners  The Tennessean

The annual 4-H Dickson County speech contest Jan. 24 at Dickson Intermediate School. “The turnout was extraordinary,” said Renee Badon, UT Extension 4-H ...

$1M withdrawn by suspended Dickson lawyer from late trooper daughter's trust  The Tennessean

A Dickson lawyer who served in the Army special forces, governed as a small town mayor, chaired the local election commission, and represented the county ...

Travis named Dickson public works director, city officials re-appointed  The Tennessean

Dickson Mayor Don L. Weiss Jr. appointed David Travis as the new director of the city's Public Works Department. Weiss made his recommendation along with ...

Sgt. Jesse Butts memorial unveiled on Dickson I-40 ramp  The Tennessean

Friday was one of mixed emotions for the Butts family, looking at the new “Sgt. Jesse Craig Butts Memorial Interchange” sign. "It was a very emotional day but a ...

Dickson County High School basketball coach resigns amied investigation  WJHL

A Dickson County High School basketball coach has resigned while under investigation for a complaint.

What we learned from Creek Wood and Dickson County's scrimmage  USA TODAY High School Sports

Both Creek Wood and Dickson County got their first taste of in-game action Monday, as the two teams scrimmaged each other.

Next DCHS principal Joey Holley: 'Dream come true'  The Tennessean

Longtime Dickson County High School educator Joey Holley will be the next DCHS principal, announced Schools Director Dr. Danny Weeks on Thursday ...

Dickson Christmas Parade is Sunday  The Tennessean

The Christmas tradition continues Sunday afternoon in Downtown Dickson. The Dickson Christmas Parade will start at 2 p.m. with a float theme of “It's a ...

3 things from Rossview's win against Dickson County  USA TODAY High School Sports

Zaden Webber's 19-yard field goal as time expired crashed Dickson County's homecoming party, as the Rossview Hawks earned a 38-35 victory against the ...

Thousands of students across Tennessee protest gun violence during National School Walkout  The Tennessean

Across the state and around the nation, students will walk out of classes to call for gun control measures after a school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

Sullivan back at Dickson Co. Schools as White Bluff asst. principal  The Tennessean

Glenda Sullivan will be the interim assistant principal at White Bluff Elementary School next school year.

Wanna see something really scary? Haunted houses in Dickson County  The Tennessean

SMOKE FEST / FAIR HAUNTED HOUSE. As part of the Smoke Fest, members of the Chamber of Commerce and the Fair Association have been creating a ...

How did your school perform on TNReady tests? Search here for results  Chalkbeat Tennessee

Nearly 700 schools – more than 40 percent of schools in Tennessee – improved in student performance across most grades and subjects, according to a state ...

Dickson mayor on city’s growth: Expanded biz, lights, parks  The Tennessean

In a recent speech about the growth and future of the City of Dickson, Mayor Don Weiss Jr. touched on several highlights including business expansion, more ...

Dickson Veterans Day Parade never in doubt; mayor clarifies: No fees  The Tennessean

The Dickson Veterans Day Parade will continue despite a growing social media uproar. Also, the City of Dickson does not require organizers to have parade ...

Handheld phone calls in active Tennessee school zones illegal Jan. 1  The Tennessean

Students and parents and all motorists have until January to adjust to a new state law that makes talking on a cell phone — with the device in hand — illegal in ...

Dickson County vs. Brentwood notebook: Cougars drop to 0-2 in region  USA TODAY High School Sports

Dickson County saw it's chances for a possible playoff spot coming out Region 7-5A take a big hit, as they were trounced by Brentwood 45-26 Friday night.

What you need to know about Dickson County basketball this year  USA TODAY High School Sports

There's no looking back for the Dickson County Cougars, as they've left behind the memories of last seaon and are focused on what's to come for the 2016-2017 ...

TN Crossroads films at longtime Dickson Co. favorite Catfish Kitchen  The Tennessean

Catfish Kitchen – one of Dickson's culinary landmarks for close to five decades – had an interesting visitor stop by Thursday. The crew of the popular TV show ...

John Rich on Dickson days, sixth Big & Rich album, and Redneck Riviera  The Tennessean

When Big & Rich — the duo comprised of Big Kenny and John Rich — first broke onto the Country Music scene in 2004, many fans and critics were thrown for a ...

Davis Nolan's Fall Funtacular at Towerview Farm in Houston County  WKRN News 2

ERIN, Tenn. (WKRN) - Fall officially starts this weekend, so Davis Nolan's Fall Funtacular series is back for the third year in a row.

Dickson County Schools 2016-17 preview  The Tennessean

Week 1: First day of classes are Monday. No holidays or days off until a half day on Sept. 5, Labor Day. Student calendar: Sept. 5, Labor Day; Sept.

Simply Grateful for Dickson County  The Tennessean

Janna Abraham walked her grandparents' farmland in Charlotte last year, camera in hand, looking to capture her memories and images that encapsulated ...

Funeral for Peyton Arnold is set  The Tennessean

Funeral for Peyton Arnold, the Dickson teen who battled leukemia for years and rallied a community, is Saturday.

Dickson County women who gave back to be honored  The Tennessean

The Clement Railroad Hotel Museum's 5th Annual Southern Ladies Coffee will be Saturday.

Meigs Co. star Ashley Rogers named TN Gatorade Softball POTY  WRCB-TV

In its 33rd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, today announced Ashley Rogers of Meigs County High School as its ...

Dickson County obituaries: April 18  The Tennessean

Clara Beatrice Clifton. A *service* for Clara Beatrice Clifton, 90, of Burns, was Monday at 1 p.m. in the Dickson Funeral Home chapel, with Bro. Roger Michael and ...

Austin Peay State University freshman Derek Nicholson, Janesa Wine share first-year experiences  Clarksville Online

Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University – Waking up at a new time, making it to class, eating enough breakfast, not eating too much lunch – the life of a ...

Sheryl Sensing named Stuart-Burns Elementary assistant principal  The Tennessean

Sheryl Sensing, a lifelong Charlotte resident and standout teacher at Charlotte Middle School, was recently named assistant principal at Stuart-Burns ...

Sgt. Daniel Baker honored at Nashville Sounds game  WKRN News 2

Fallen Dickson County Deputy Sgt. Daniel Baker was honored in a new way Sunday evening.

Young adults are focus of Dickson museum’s Trailblazer Awards  The Tennessean

The 6th Annual Black History Month Trailblazer Awards, coordinated by the Clement Railroad Hotel Museum, is 5-7 p.m. Saturday with the intent to “celebrate ...

Dickson ​Veterans Day Parade is Sunday afternoon  The Tennessean

The Dickson Veterans Day Parade is Sunday afternoon, and the event's meaning — honoring America's veterans for patriotism and willingness to serve and ...

TN rescue squad leader honored at Dickson funeral  The Tennessean

Emergency responders statewide took part in the Dickson funeral procession for Johnny Tummins on Wednesday.

Man accused of stealing principal's rings at Dickson school  The Tennessean

Charlotte man steals principal's rings, TV at Dickson County High School.

Funeral for Dickson teen killed in motorcycle crash is Thursday  The Tennessean

A “celebration of life” will be Thursday for Dickson teen Dakota Austin who died in a Hickman County motorcycle wreck last weekend. Austin, 19, of Dickson, was ...

Thirty-plus years for Coach Shelton  The Tennessean

Location, location, location. That's certainly been the theme of Tommy Shelton's life. After 37 years, he recently retired from his position as Charlotte Middle ...

Dickson County Obituaries: July 30  The Tennessean

Terry Bone. Terry Bone, 69, a beloved community leader, passed Thursday, July 24, 2014. Terry was an accomplished broker in Commercial Real Estate in ...

Southern Ladies Coffee returns to Dickson museum  The Tennessean

The eight ladies to be honored at this year's Southern Ladies' Coffee, which will be 10 a.m. to noon Saturday appear to be diverse and from various walks of life.

Buckner Park hosts Dickson Invitational for cross country  USA TODAY High School Sports

Buckner Park was the sight of hundreds of runners Saturday, as it hosted the Dickson Invitational for cross country. Dickson County coach Eric Hickerson ...

New assistant principals at Creek Wood, Charlotte Middle  The Tennessean

Creek Wood High School will have two new assistant principals and a new assistant principal will also start at Charlotte Middle School next school year.

Another site discussed for proposed Burns middle-high school  The Tennessean

The Dickson County School Board appears to be learning closer to choosing a combination middle-high school for Burns.

Trucker convicted in Dickson teen's death  The Tennessean

A tractor-trailer driver was convicted of criminally negligent homicide and driving under the influence last weekend in Dickson County Circuit Court for the 2014 ...

Body of Craig Morgan's son found after Tennessee River search  The Tennessean

The body of 19-year-old Jerry Greer, son of country singer Craig Morgan and wife Karen, has been recovered from Kentucky Lake, according to the Tennessee ...

Fort Campbell wrestlers win home opener | Post Sports  The Fort Campbell Courier

Fort Campbell High School's wrestling team hosted Paducah Tilghman High School and Dickson County High School in the team's home opener Tuesday night.

Local Summer Camps for the Clarksville community  Clarksville Now

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (CLARKSVILLENOW)- There are a wide variety of summer camps available for children and teens in and near the Clarksville area.

Police: Seats belts, airbags likely saved lives in 4 car crash on Ft. Campbell Blvd  Clarksville Now

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (CLARKSVILLENOW) – Clarksville police have released additional information about a four-vehicle crash that caused significant traffic ...

Design firm chosen for Dickson County schools plan  The Tennessean

The county school board unanimously approved Monday a local resident's architectural firm for safety upgrades, choosing C&I Design over Kaatz, Binkley, ...

Dickson County obituaries: April 11  The Tennessean

Obituaries published in the April 11 edition of The Dickson Herald.

Corey Duke named Dickson Intermediate School principal  The Tennessean

Corey Duke was named principal of the recently created Dickson Intermediate School.

Peyton Arnold dies, 'now cancer free,' father says  The Tennessean

Peyton Arnold died early Wednesday morning, according to a Facebook post from his father, Donny Arnold.

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