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At the Shelter (10/23/14)
Buddy (62215) is a real sweetie that really needs a home. He is a young Boxer mix, heart worm negative and loves people and attention. Buddy is hoping his new family will come for him soon. Mickey (29249) is a 3-month-old male tabby, full of energy and loves to play. ...
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Members of the Life Choices organization have put together, for the second year in a row, the LIFE Maze. This event helps teach students how choices in life have consequences. With the help of volunteers, this event was another success among the...

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  • Robber
    The Dyersburg Police Department needs the public's help in identifying the man in this video. If you have information regarding the identity of the man, please call 285-1212.
  • Solder Surprises Son in Newbern, Tenn. - April 18, 2014
    Chris Harrell of Newbern, Tenn. surprised his son Tallon on Friday, April 18, 2014, after not seeing him since September of 2013. Harrell is a member of the US Navy Reserve and was deployed to Kabul, Afghanistan last year and has been there since that time. His wife Miranda and friends and family were at a park in Newbern, Tenn. with Tallon, when Chris pulled up in a Humvee and surprised his son.
  • Armed Robbery of BP station in Dyersburg, Tenn. (April 11,2014)
    Dyersburg Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Friday night at the Parkview BP station on Parr Avenue. According to Dyersburg Police Capt. Mark Moody, around 11:03 p.m. that night, DPD officers responded to a call of an armed robbery at Parkview BP, located at 1501 Parr Avenue. Once officers arrived at the scene, witnesses stated a black male wearing dark pants, a dark hoodie, and a blue and white bandanna wrapped around his face ran into the store, pointed a handgun at the cashiers and demanded money. The suspect was then reported as taking an undetermined amount of money and running out of the store northward towards Tickle Street. Moody added nobody was injured during the robbery. Anyone with information is urged to call 311 for the Dyersburg Police Department, or Crime Stoppers of Dyer County at 285-TIPS.
  • Dyersburg Police Chief Art Heun Responds To Recent Discovery of Human Remains
    On Tuesday, April 1, 2014, the Dyersburg Police Dept. and the Dyer County Sheriff's Office performed a joint recovery operation of human remains in a wooded area between South Main Street and the Bruce community. After the recovery, Dyersburg Police Chief Art Heun stated the remains that were found were "tentatively" identified as those of missing person Curtis Tyler, who was 27-years-old at the time of his disappearance.
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  • Official: 3 dead, 1 hurt in Maryland air crash
    FREDERICK, Md. (AP) -- An airplane and a helicopter collided in midair near a Maryland airport before crashing into trees Thursday, killing three men in the helicopter but sparing two in the plane who deployed a parachute to slow the aircraft's descent before it hit the trees....
  • Tennessee man killed in WWII buried at Arlington
    SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Almost 70 years after he was killed during World War II, Pfc. Cecil E. Harris has been laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia....
  • All-Pro linebacker John 'Bull' Bramlett dies at 73
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- John "Bull" Bramlett, a former professional football and baseball player who was nicknamed the "Meanest Man in Football," has died. He was 73....
  • Haslam: Common Core review doesn't signal retreat
    PULASKI, Tenn. (AP) -- Republican Gov. Bill Haslam on Thursday insisted that his decision this week to hold a public review of Common Core doesn't signal a retreat from the education standards in view of heavy criticism from teachers and tea party groups....
  • Group to promote afterschool programs in Tenn.
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A group is being formed to promote afterschool programs in Tennessee....
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