Middle School Lions Own Game

By Jasmine Williams News Writer The Dresden Middle School Lions are very proud at how they played at Henry County last Thursday, when they prevented Henry County from scoring the entire game winning 38-0. Head Coach Justin West had this to say about how his team played against Henry County, “We played an overall pretty…

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Lions Win First Two Games

By Jasmine Williams News Writer The Dresden High School Lions seem to be starting a winning streak for this season, winning its first two games so far. The Lions came off of a difficult win over Westview, after assistant coach, Scott Hewitt, passed out during the game and had to be rushed to a Jackson…

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High School Bulldogs Repeat Last Years Win

By Jasmine Williams News Writer The Gleason High School Bulldogs hosted Fulton City for the second game of the high school football season on Friday, August 24. The Bulldogs made touchdown after touchdown against Fulton City and won the game 50-14. The Bulldogs played very well, but made some mistakes in their blocking. With this…

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Westview wins but vows to do better

By Jasmine Williams News Writer The Westview Chargers played against East Hickman at UT Martin’s football field last Friday night. After the game, the team gathered on the field to hear a few words from Head Coach Trey Cantrell, who told the team that it is always good to win, but the team needs to…

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Bulldozer and trailer overturn on Hwy 22 in Dresden

              Construction employees work to remove a trailer hauling a bulldozer that overturned on Hwy 22 in front of Dresden High School, shortly before noon on Monday.   A trailer hauling a bulldozer caused quite a stir this week when it overturned on Hwy 22 in front of Dresden…

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2018 Tater Town Special Set for September 1st

              The Tater Town Special is underway this week, with the Tater Town Parade set for Saturday, Sep. 1, starting at 10 a.m. The Bulldogs Junior High School cheerleading squad are seen marching in the 2016 parade.    Tater Town is the place to be this week as the…

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July unemployment rate up locally; unchanged statewide

The unemployment rate in 57 Tennessee counties improved in July 2018, according to statistics recently released by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD). The unemployment rate remained the same in 19 counties when compared to June and the number of unemployed Tennesseans increased in 19 counties.   The national unemployment rate for…

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