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Jones wins Mayor's cup - State Gazette
The four division winners of the city match-play tournament stand with Dyersburg mayor John Holden after the presentation of the Mayor's Cup Thursday: (l-r) Scot Wesson, Mayor John Holden, tournament champion Chris Jones, Bobby Baker and Mike Buckner.
The boys of fall ready for kickoff - State Gazette
High school football will officially get underway tonight as Dyersburg will travel to Jackson Central-Merry at 7 p.m., while Dyer County will host Jackson North Side at 7:30. Both teams have worked hard since the end of last season to prepare for the ...
Newbern City Board works to alleviate utility troubles - State Gazette
The Newbern City Board of Mayor and Aldermen met during its regular monthly meeting to discuss several items of concern for the citizens of Newbern including the changes in the utility billing cycles. The Newbern City Board held a public hearing on ...
Lady Trojans even record with shutout - State Gazette
Dyersburg's Marielle Echavez shoots and scores during the Lady Trojans 8-0 win against McKenzie Thursday night. Dyersburg is now 1-1 on the season. After a tough loss Tuesday night, the Lady Trojan soccer team rebounded in a big way, shutting out McKenzie ...
Discovery Park holding Earthquake Preparedness Workshop on Tuesday - State Gazette
On Tuesday, Aug. 26, from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m., Discovery Park of America is hosting an Earthquake Preparedness Workshop to be held in the Life Enrichment Center of the park. The workshop is free. Admission to Discovery Park is not included with the ...
Newbern awarded $200,000 Safe Routes to School grant - State Gazette
On Wednesday, Rep. Bill Sanderson and Tennessee Department of Transportation announced an award of $210,389 to the city of Newbern for the construction of sidewalks and new school zones. Once completed, the project will greatly improve safety and encourage ...
Woods to host library book signing Tuesday - State Gazette
Local author and retired educator Linda Woods will share her children's book, 'The Mystery of the Missing Season,' with patrons at McIver's Grant Public Library on Tuesday, Aug. 26. Here, Woods poses with dolls inspired by the book. The dolls were crafted ...
Youth Villages announces need for foster parents in Dyersburg area - State Gazette
For those looking to make a difference in the lives of children, becoming a foster parent provides a rewarding opportunity to help a child in need. Youth Villages is currently in need of caring adults in the Dyersburg area to open their hearts and homes to ...
Brian Staron brings lessons with slapstick humor to DPS - State Gazette
DPS first-grade student Seth Pounders has his hands full of magic wands as he helps magician Brian Staron perform some magic. Comedian and magician Brian Staron visited with the kindergarten, first-, and second-grade classes of Dyersburg Primary School on ...
Chamber holds annual Membership Matters Luncheon - State Gazette
Dyer County Mayor-elect Chris Young thanked the crowd for their support, as he will soon be sworn in as Dyer County Mayor. Young is a business owner and boasted on the efforts of the Dyer County Chamber of Commerce. Over 200 businesses and community ...