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The Savoy Theater: preserving a portion of our history - State Gazette
During World War II, many African American men enjoyed time spent at The Savoy Theater on Cedar Street in Dyersburg. The aged building is currently going through a transformation in hopes of preserving the structure. Historical preservation is a passion ...
DHS Trojan marching band rocks band camp - State Gazette
Members of the Dyersburg High School Trojan marching band prepare to rock the 2014 marching band season with their halftime show, 'Rock Party.' Members of the DHS band enjoyed a break in the summer heat, with notably cooler temperatures the week of band camp.
Newbern Fire Dept. Annual Street Dance this Saturday - State Gazette
The Newbern Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting its annual street dance on Saturday, July 26, in downtown Newbern from 4-11 p.m. This family-friendly event is free to the public, with funds being raised from the sales of concessions inside the fire ...
Tennessee Cash Grain - State Gazette
Cash Basis: No 2 Yellow Corn: 7 cents lower No 1 Yellow Soybeans: 1 cent lower Wheat-Soft Red: 2 cents lower Contract Basis: No 2 Yellow Corn-Sep: 7 cents lower No 1 Yellow Soybeans-Nov: 13 cents lower Tennessee Country Grain Elevators Bid Prices as of 2 ...
Dyer County High School to host Horticulture Expo - State Gazette
Dyer County High School, 1000 West Main St., Newbern, is the host site for the upcoming Dyer County Gardens Horticulture Expo on Saturday, July 26, from 7 a.m. until noon. This event is free and open to the public. Self-guided garden tours, a plant sale ...
City Board hears chamber update, votes to remove election signs in rights of way - State Gazette
The Dyersburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen cleared a full agenda at its regular meeting in the municipal building at 7 p.m. on Monday, July 21. With items on the agenda and discussions by aldermen ranging from annexation to election signs, members of the ...
Are you a politician or a photographer? - State Gazette
The past week started out well enough as both candidates for sheriff met at Tuesday's forum held at the Lannom Center. Though things were a bit tense, both Sheriff Jeff Box and candidate Rickie Tidwell were afforded the opportunity to state their case as ...
WinShape Camp for Communities returns for 2nd successful year - State Gazette
A camp volunteer from Dyersburg shows one of the many campers how to properly use a bow and arrow during the archery skills time. The YMCA offered the use of the soccer field for many of the skills during the week. "Anchored: All Hands on Deck" with a ...
Woman selling 'Justice for Karen' signs squelches rumors - State Gazette
A Henry County woman selling signs displaying a photo of murder victim Karen Swift with the words 'Justice for Karen' is defending her actions after several of the signs were removed after being placed a various locations around Dyersburg and Dyer County.
Dyer County Democrats host candidate forum - State Gazette
Rickey Hobson, 8th Congressional District candidate from Fayette County, speaks to the group on the importance of reaching across party lines to solve the problems of our state and nation. The Dyer County Democratic Party welcomed the following candidates ...