At approximately 4:42 p.m. Saturday afternoon, members of the Dyersburg Fire Department responded to a massive fire that broke out at Gibson and Farmers Co-Op, located at 1715 E. Court St. The building was devastated by the... >>
At approximately 3:53 p.m. Friday afternoon, a three-car crash resulted in the hospitalization of a Newbern woman who is currently in critical condition at The Med-Memphis. According to the official police report, a red Ford... >>
On Sunday, members of the Dyersburg Police Department responded to the 900 block of Harrell Avenue to a residential burglary in progress call. Witnesses at the scene told responding officers that a lone male suspect had been... >>
At 11:30 a.m. Monday morning, hundreds of officials, students, and faculty members rallied together at Dyer County High School for a luncheon held in honor for both Dr. Larry Lusk (above), who is now the superintendent of... >>
Dyersburg State Community College President Karen Bowyer has announced the appointment of Heather Page as the new director of admissions and records. "We are delighted to welcome Heather as the director of admissions and... >>
Tara Dowdy with the Reelfoot National Wildlife Refuge (RNWR) offered access to an awesome outdoors adventure for children ages 9-12 years old last week. Participants had the opportunity to fully experience Reelfoot Lake's... >>
At the Shelter(07/20/16) At this time of year, the shelter gets an influx of cats and kittens from unneutered and unspayed pets. We are overflowing. If you have ever thought of bringing a cat into your family, please act on that thought and adopt a sweet cat or kitten soon. Also neuter or spay your pet to avoid unwanted puppies and kittens...
Week 1 of the Tennessee high school football season is rapidly approaching and both the Dyersburg Trojans and Dyer County Choctaws are getting their preseason workouts in which will culminate on Friday with the opening... >>
Thursday evening was a night full of football for Choctaw fans of all levels. While the high school team practiced on their field adjacent to Choctaw Stadium, the two feeder schools - along with Union City and Haywood - met... >>
One of the things that coaches can stress that their teams will need to learn how to do going into a season of any sport is that their players will need to learn how to win away from the comfy and familiar confines of their... >>
Recently held at The Farms Golf Club, located at 2100 Clubhouse Drive, was the Jon Coffman Memorial Golf Tournament. Among the many prizes awarded during the event, was a $40,000 Ford truck. The large prize was sponsored by... >>
With the start of the high school football season now under 30 days away, the Dyersburg Trojans took steps this week to get closer to being ready for the Aug. 19 home opener with MLK-Prep as the team went through the... >>
The Dyer County Choctaws got their busy early week schedule off to a good start on Monday night as the team hosted 7-on-7 action with Halls. "I thought it went pretty well," Dyer County head coach David Whittle said. "The... >>
After three innings of tightly-contested action, the Dyer County Tomahawks 17-and-under team broke the game open in the fourth inning, scoring three runs before adding on eight more in the seventh inning on the way to a 12-1... >>
Entering the seventh inning with the game still in question and the score tied at 3-3, the Dyersburg American League All-Stars answered by letting their bats speak for them as the team put up seven runs in their final at bat... >>
With a dominating 11-0 win on Friday setting the tone, the Dyersburg Tomahawks continued that offensive outburst, getting a 17-3 win over Halls on Saturday before taking a 12-0 win in the 2016 Dixie Boys 13-and-under State... >>
Local baseball fans had plenty to fill their Friday as four tournaments began in Dyersburg with three of them showcasing local high school players and younger.
While there was not a local team in the 19-and-under State... >>
The travel down the road to Week 1 got underway this week as our local teams got back to the practice field on Monday. It is good to see the teams take to the field and know that, within the next month of these words being... >>
Dyersburg State Community College (DSCC) held a signing event for six student-athletes to participate on the cheer team for the upcoming 2016-2017 season. Signees include Celisa Highsmith of Covington, Kendra Lyte of... >>
The Newbern 10-and-under Cal Ripken All-Stars won the 2016 Cal Ripken Silver Division State Tournament in McKenzie on Monday night. Members of the team are (front, from left) Spencer Talbot, Kole Fenton, Jack Smith,... >>
Despite facing a 14-team field when action gets underway on Friday, Dyersburg's Dixie Boys all-stars will have a 1-in-7 shot of advancing to the World Series later this month as two teams locally will faceoff in two... >>
Both Northview and Three Oaks middle school football teams began their preseason this week as they get ready for season openers in August. Above, Three Oaks assistant coach David Hendren runs the team through warmup drills... >>
The Newbern Rookie League 8-and-under All-Stars got their final workouts in on Monday as the team prepares to make the short trip over to Weakley County for the Cal Ripken Southeast Regional Tournament at the Martin... >>
With the dead period ending today, the preseason push will begin for local high school and middle school football teams as the coaches and players get ready for the upcoming season which gets underway in mid-August. >>
With the school year approaching at the end of this month as well as football and other fall sports getting ready to get their preseason preparation underway at Dyer County High School, the school's new multipurpose facility... >>
Memories can take several forms as you journey through life. With TSSAA's dead period annually ending the Monday after the celebration of Independence Day, the current generation of student athletes will likely have their... >>
Prior to the start of the Independence Day festivities held on July 4, the Trimble Lions Club hosted the fifth annual Cornhole tournament. Above, participants in the tournament warm up prior to the event; right, the winning... >>
The Dyersburg Dixie Youth 11-12-year-old All-Stars brought home the Gold this past weekend in Brighton in District Ozone Tournament. The team is now headed to State in Loretto on July 14-19 and will have a Car Wash/Yard Sale... >>
The Dyersburg 9-10-year-old All-Stars recently won the 2016 AAA District Tournament. The team will now advance to the state tournament in Rockwood on July 14. Members of the team are (front, from left) Gavin Davis,... >>
The members of Dyersburg's Team REED Boxing Club had a busy week last week in the 2016 National Junior Olympics as the team brought home multiple medals from the competition. Leading the way, Teagan Reed (right) not... >>
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee inmates infected with hepatitis C have filed a federal lawsuit against state prison officials, seeking treatment for all inmates who have the potentially deadly disease....
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Tennessee Valley Authority says it is joining forces with four airports and FedEx to replace some of their diesel-powered ground support equipment with more environmentally friendly gear....