Recently, a Dyersburg resident walked away with $420,000 in jackpot winnings received from the Tennessee Lottery-Tennessee Cash drawing held Monday night, Aug. 22. Resident Pat Davis and her husband, Billy Davis, purchased... >>
After 10 years serving as assistant district attorney general, Jim Horner has now decided to step-down from his part time position and will be leaving the District Attorney General's Office effective Thursday, Sept. 1. >>
Some people call them woolly worms. Others call them the woolly bear, fuzzy bear, or the banded woolly bear. When I was a kid, we'd call them fuzzy caterpillars. On my daily commute to and from the office, I noticed many of... >>
GERMANTOWN, Tenn. -- The Republican nominee, David Kustoff, announced Friday he will be traveling across Tennessee's 8th Congressional District, visiting all 15 counties again beginning Tuesday, Aug. 30. The tour will... >>
At 8:38 p.m. Wednesday evening, the Dyersburg Fire Department received a call for a fire of an apartment duplex at 1912 Lynn St. Responding to the fire were 16 fire personnel, along with two Tennova EMS personnel. No... >>
At the Shelter(08/10/16) All adoptees from the shelter are current on their vaccinations. Susie #31619 is a beautiful gray tabby kitten about 10 weeks old. She is a cuddly ball of fluff. Twinkie #31610 is a tiny tortoiseshell kitten about 3 or 4 weeks old. She is tiny but sweet as a ... Twinkie. A tortoiseshell cat is primarily black with red and cream accents. Charlotte Plus Five #31611-316216 consists of a Mom who is black and very young plus her five kittens...
JASON PEEVYHOUSE email@example.com It took an extra day on the calendar, but once the action got underway, Dyersburg had more than enough firepower on the ground even with the field still slightly damp after... >>
After scoring three times in the first half with starter Cooper Hurt throwing for two touchdowns, the Choctaws got the balance that head coach David Whittle spoke of wanting during an interview earlier this week, utilizing... >>
If you've spent any time out these last few Friday nights, you would be hard-pressed to believe that we are in the dog days of summer. It seems like every Friday night since the football preseason started at the end of July,... >>
The Northview Choctaws moved to 2-0 on the season as a pair of first-quarter touchdowns set the tone for their 20-0 win over Halls on Thursday night at Dyer County High School. Above, Lane Etheridge looks down field on his... >>
Dyer County's fourth-quarter rally came up short on Thursday night as the Choctaw freshmen fell to Covington at Choctaw Stadium by a score of 20-12. Above, DC running back Jerrod Halliburton looks to pick up some... >>
JASON PEEVYHOUSE firstname.lastname@example.org As heavy thunderstorms, rain and lightning moved into the area, school officials from Dyersburg and Ripley elected to postpone Friday night's scheduled meeting between the... >>
Coming off a dominating performance on both sides of the ball last week against MLK-Prep, the Trojans will look to move to 2-0 tonight when Dyersburg travels down Highway 51 to face longtime rival Ripley. "Ripley is an old... >>
Though there are plenty of St. Louis baseball fans that will be in the stands tonight at Choctaw Stadium, you can rest assured that this will be one night that the cheers will not be for the Redbirds as Dyer County welcomes... >>
After a tough road loss for the Lady Choctaws on Monday at Westview, things didn't get much easier for Dyer County on Tuesday as the orange and white soccer girls ran into a tough Munford team, falling to the Lady Cougars... >>
The Dyersburg cross country teams had a successful trip to Trenton on Tuesday as both the Trojans and Lady Trojans came home with runner-up hardware in a meet with over 20 schools represented. In boys' action, Trojans... >>
For the second time in as many games, the Lady Trojans had little trouble with a district opponent, taking the lead (with a little help from their opposition) less than 40 seconds into the game on Tuesday on the way to a 7-0... >>
After returning from tournament play in Middle Tennessee this past weekend, the Lady Trojans got back to their winning ways west of the Tennessee River, taking a three-set sweep from Lexington on Tuesday afternoon. >>
A valiant effort by the Lady Choctaw netters on Monday night was hampered by inconsistency as Dyer County rallied to tie the match on two occasions before falling to the University School of Jackson in five sets at home. >>
The Dyersburg Dream Factory chapter held its 4th Annual Golf Tournament on Aug. 20 at The Farms Golf Club. The golfers started out at 8:30 a.m. and enjoyed a great day of golfing. 'Thank you to all the golfers and sponsors... >>
This past weekend the 10uAA Dyer County Sluggers went to Truman, Arkansas and competed in an all-day gold ring tournament. Members of the team are (from left) Carson Lamb, Cayden Runions, Trey Tarkington, Logan Tiszai,... >>
For those that had a free Monday on their schedule, local golf links had a chance to see both Dyersburg and Dyer County golfers in action without having to drive far or to multiple venues as Dyersburg hosted the annual... >>
MLK-Prep may be the team called the Rams, but the Trojans are the ones that did the battering as the Dyersburg offense controlled the tempo and the scoreboard throughout all four quarters of the black and gold's 63-0 win in... >>
McKENZIE -- Playing its first game under new head coach David Whittle, Dyer County traveled to 2A No.7-ranked McKenzie on Friday night. While the Choctaws came out of the gate firing on all cylinders in the opening quarter,... >>
There's one thing that I can take away from the dominating performance which was seen at J.C. Sawyers Stadium on Friday night. It is good to see the Dyersburg offense firing like it was against MLK-Prep. True, this is... >>
The Dyersburg Lady Trojans remained undefeated on the young season, sweeping three sets from the Lady Cougars at Dyersburg High School on Thursday afternoon. The Lady Trojans took the opening set 25-17 then fought off a... >>
The Lady Choctaws bounced back from a tough five-set loss on the road on Tuesday at Medina to take a three-set sweep over visiting Halls on Thursday. "We're still just trying to find our groove," Dyer County head coach... >>
The Lady Trojans bounced back from their loss earlier in the week to Munford, scoring at will against the Milan Lady Bulldogs on their way to an 11-0 win at Dyersburg Middle School on Thursday night. The victory moves... >>
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The chief justice of Ohio's supreme court helped bring together experts and officials from nine states in a regional judicial summit on the opioid drug epidemic, even as an overdose surge sweeping nearby streets showed dramatically the scope of the problem....
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) -- Record visitor numbers at the nation's first national park have transformed Yellowstone National Park's annual tourist rush into a sometimes dangerous frenzy....
CLEVELAND, Tenn. (AP) -- A 911 recording shows that a Tennessee county jail commander recently notified local law enforcement that the facility could not receive any more prisoners, saying there were dozens of inmates up for booked but with nowhere to place them....