Dyer County Newswire

Dyer County Newswire

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  1. H.S. Football Notebook: Jamborees just over 3aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Jackson Sun

    ... participating in the annual Jackson event hosted this year by South Side. The night will start with the Liberty-Dyer County matchup followed by University School of Jackson and Haywood as first-year head coach Steve Hookfin wants his team to be a ...

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  2. Rising waters threaten soybean productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | The Jackson Sun

    Rising waters threaten soybean production Continuous rains put financial security of farmers at risk. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Relentless rainfall has jeopardized West Tennessee's crop production as the Mississippi River continues to be pushed from its banks and put 15,000 acres of Dyer County farmland underwater.

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  3. Briefs: TBI seeks public's help to ID body foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... searching for the unknown shooter. Police have listed the call as an attempted murder in the police report. A Dyer County woman is charged with TennCare fraud in connection with selling prescription drugs paid for by the state's healthcare insurance ...

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  4. Surrendered friends have a limited amount of time at Tennessee facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The Petfinder listing for the Dyersburg-Dyer County Humane Society includes an ominous statement concerning the welfare of the homeless pets who are in their care, "Our shelter is always at capacity. All animals have limited time.

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  5. Briefs: Shots fired on North Hays Ave.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    Also inside - Men arrested on meth charges, Dyer County man charged with TennCare fraud, Man charged with burglary after mother alerts police, Man punched in face over missing money Briefs: Shots fired on North Hays Ave. Also inside - Men arrested on meth charges, Dyer County man charged with TennCare fraud, Man charged with burglary after mother alerts police, Man punched in face over missing money Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Jackson police have confirmed shots fired around 8 p.m. Monday near the T.R. White Sportsplex on North Hays Avenue. Jackson police Lt.

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  6. Dyer Co. man charged with TennCare fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    A Dyer County man is charged with TennCare fraud after he was accused of selling prescription drugs, which were paid for by TennCare health insurance benefits, according to a news release. Dyer Co.

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  7. Michael O'Neil Perry, 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Http

    McMinnville resident and Dyer County native Michael O'Neil Perry, 72, was born Oct. 22, 1942 and died June 11 at NHC Healthcare in McMinnville following an extended illness.

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  8. Alice DishmanRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | Herald-Citizen

    Funeral services for Alice "Faye" Dishman, 73, of Dyersburg, will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 3, at West Dyersburg Church of Christ. Burial will be in Dyer County Memorial Gardens.

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  9. SCORE Selects 26 Teachers For The Tennessee Educator FellowshipRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Covington High School, Tipton County Schools; Andrea Doyle, seventh-grade math teacher at Three Oaks Elementary, Dyer County School; Meagan England, grades 5-6 English language arts teacher at Midway Elementary School, Claiborne County Schools; Brad ...

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  10. Bartlett stops Munford baseball in region semifinalsRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Covington Leader

    ... to an end Monday night at Bartlett in a 6-3 Region 7-AAA semifinal loss. By finishing beat Hardin County and Dyer County in last week's district tournament, the Cougars (14-21) finished second and earned a shot at Bartlett. It was the first time in ...

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  11. Cardinals drop a pair of heartbreakers in district tourneyRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Covington Leader

    Brighton's season came to an end Saturday afternoon at home after a pair of heartbreaking losses in the District 13-AAA tournament. Dyer County erased a 2-0 deficit Friday to beat the Cardinals 4-2 in the first round.

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  12. Undefeated in district, Lady Cards have won 16 of 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Covington Leader

    ... Cardinals softball team has been on a serious roll of late. After sweeping a pair of District 13-AAA games over Dyer County Thursday and Monday and blowing out Haywood at Tuesday, the Lady Cardinals have won 16 of their last 17 games and have ...

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  13. Lady Cardinals get key district sweep over Hardin CountyRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Covington Leader

    ... s, Moss, Kailey Hunt and Raygan Huffman each had a hit. Brighton (16-12) returns to action today at home against Dyer County in a District 13-AAA game.

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  14. Softball Dirty Dozen: Lexington stays No. 1 withaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... 1 Lexington (14-AA) (25-5) - The Lady Tigers beat District 14-AA foe McNairy Central twice but lost to 13-AAA Dyer County to end the week. Lexington is still unbeaten in district play and a favorite to make a deep postseason run. Last week No. 1. 2 ...

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  15. Baseball Dirty Dozen: Usj is back in the No. 1aRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... - The Eagles had a tough week with all three games that were played being losses. Jackson Christian lost to Dyer County, Milan and Scotts Hill. The loss to Scotts Hill put the Eagles two games back in the District 15-A standings. Last week: No. 1. 7 ...

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  16. Brighton and Munford split two-game seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Covington Leader

    ... n Friday at 6:30 p.m. and hosts Marshall Academy Saturday at 2 p.m. District play resumes Monday at home against Dyer County.

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  17. Softball Dirty Dozen: Lexington remains on topRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... on the week with no losses. They beat Rossville Christian twice to start the district schedule 2-0, and beat Dyer County, Covington and TCA. Last week: No. 3. 4 Madison (15-A) (6-1) - The Lady Mustangs took the week off for Spring Break, but they ...

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  18. 7 people in Dyer County arrested on federal meth chargesRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Federal prosecutors say seven Dyer County residents have been arrested on charges of conspiracy to distribute and possess methamphetamine and the drug known as "ice." Prosecutors say the arrests are the result of a yearlong investigation in which law enforcement officials have seized illicit narcotics, money, firearms and drug paraphernalia.

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  19. Briefs: Railroad damage, drug trafficking,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Jackson Sun

    ... A task force made up of agents from the DEA, FBI, U.S. Marshals Service, and law enforcement officials with the Dyer County Sheriff's Department, Dyersburg Police Department, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee Highway Patrol ...

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  20. 7 Arrested in West Tennessee on Federal Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Memphis Flyer

    After a year-long investigation, law enforcement arrested seven Dyer County residents on federal drug trafficking charges this morning. The charges stem from the defendants' alleged participation in a conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute ice and methamphetamine.

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