Dyersburg State Gazette News http://www.stategazette.com/news/ News headlines from the Dyersburg State Gazette newspaper in Dyersburg, Tennessee en-us 911 Board OKs $1.8M for improvements at Dyersburg Communications Center http://www.stategazette.com/story/2407152.html Tuesday afternoon, the Dyer County E-911 Board convened for its regular session with items on the agenda including furniture bids for the Dyer County Communications Center and a proposal for funds to... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:32:56 -0500 City committee passes building codes, sends to state for approval http://www.stategazette.com/story/2407151.html On Wednesday, the City of Dyersburg Local Government Committee convened in the upstairs meeting room in City Hall. The main topic of the meeting revolved around the city’s building codes. Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:32:09 -0500 Cub Scout Adventure Camp to be held July 17-21 http://www.stategazette.com/story/2407150.html A Summer Adventure Camp for Boys will be held July 17-21 at Oakview Recreation Center in Newbern. The camp will be held 4-9 p.m. Monday through Friday. The early bird camper fee is only $70 if paid... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:30:43 -0500 DSCC to host Minecraft Summer Camps for kids http://www.stategazette.com/story/2407149.html Dyersburg State Community College will host Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)-based Minecraft Camps for kids ages 10-15, June 5-9, at the Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:29:38 -0500 DSCC announces dates for College for Kids summer program http://www.stategazette.com/story/2407148.html Dyersburg State Community College’s Division of Continuing Education will offer its annual College for Kids summer program at all three DSCC locations from 9 a.m. - noon each day. This year’s theme... Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:26:49 -0500 Annual Mission Blitz set May 13 http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406719.html Mission Blitz 2017 is shaping up to be an amazing event on Saturday, May 13! Twenty-seven churches from multiple denominations are coming together to make a difference in our community, one act of... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:16:59 -0500 Trimble police chief terminated for failure to comply with protocol http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406720.html Late Monday afternoon a large crowd of residents assembled at Trimble City Hall for the appeal hearing of former Trimble Police Chief Don Curry, who was terminated effective April 7 by Trimble Mayor... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:20:01 -0500 Dyer County FCCLA attends State Leadership Conference in Chattanooga http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406718.html DCHS FCCLA students Celeste Canada and Haley Brasfield, alongside FCCLA sponsors Vernita Turner and Michelle King recently took a three-day journey from to the city of Chattanooga, where they... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:15:22 -0500 Educational Opportunity Center to host community outreach for adults http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406717.html The TRIO Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) of Dyersburg State Community College will host a Community Education Information Outreach for adults April 27, from 2:30-6:30 p.m., at the McIver’s Grant... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:14:40 -0500 DSCC announces spring concert dates http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406716.html The Dyersburg State Community College music department invites the community to attend upcoming musical performances highlighting students, faculty, staff and community members. The Dyersburg... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:14:00 -0500 DCHS cheer squad to compete Wednesday for world championship in Orlando http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406314.html Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:20:36 -0500 Historical Society hosts Colonial Rubber reunion http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406319.html As part of the festivities for the 2017 Dogwood Festival, the Dyer County Historical Society hosted a reunion Sunday focusing on the manufacturing industry known as Colonial Rubber. The reunion... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 01:06:37 -0500 Festival of Songs set for April 30 http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406318.html The New Life Union Mission’s 16th Annual Festival of Songs is set for 2 p.m., on Sunday, April 30, in the sanctuary of Hillcrest Baptist Church, 825 Hillcrest Ave. in Dyersburg. The annual fundraiser... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 01:06:01 -0500 Maddox named one of West TN’s most influential women with Sterling Award http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406317.html Dr. Teri Maddox, vice president for the college at Dyersburg State Community College, was recently presented the Sterling Award as one of West Tennessee’s most influential women. Maddox was presented... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 01:05:15 -0500 2nd Kid Wings event to occur Saturday http://www.stategazette.com/story/2406316.html Tue, 25 Apr 2017 01:04:20 -0500 ABWA’s 7th Annual ‘Girl’s Night Out’ draws crowd of hundreds http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405836.html Promoting the ventures of local business women through community efforts, the Southern Accent Chapter of the American Business Women's Association (ABWA) hosted its 7th Annual 'Girl's Night Out'... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:07:18 -0500 Retirement reception to be held for Beth Bell April 27 http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405835.html After 44 years of service at the UT/TSU Extension Office, Director Beth Bell has announced plans to retire effective April 30. Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:56:22 -0500 Eaton hosts open house with community leaders http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405833.html On Wednesday, April 19, Dyersburg and Dyer County community leaders were invited to attend a community stakeholder meeting at Eaton Corporation in Newbern. The meeting, scheduled from 9 a.m. – 1... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:55:35 -0500 Household hazardous waste collection service in Dyer County April 29 http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405834.html NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation’s (TDEC) mobile household hazardous waste collection service will be in Dyer County on Saturday, April 29. Since the program’s... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:55:20 -0500 Relay for Life Day at mall April 29 http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405832.html Dyer County Relay for Life will host “Relay Day at the Mall” on April 29 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. This will be the time to gather information about Relay for Life and fundraising events happening around... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:46:44 -0500 Dyer County Recycles to host meeting Tuesday, announces recent recycling events http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405831.html April has been a "green" month for Dyer County Recycles (DCR). The organization, composed of numerous citizens ready to make a positive change in their environment, recently partnered with other... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:44:55 -0500 Local artists to showcase pottery April 25 at DSCC http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405830.html Dyersburg State Community College will host an artist’s reception Tuesday, April 25, from 6-8 p.m. showcasing one-of-a-kind handmade pottery by friends Sara Hayes and Barbara Stephens, both from... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:42:31 -0500 Woman seeks family of WWII, Korea U.S. Army vet http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405444.html Hellen Ann Goad, of Ripley, not only displays a deep love for family, but also for her country. When she encountered the headstone of a United States Army veteran, PFC Eugene Bolden Jr., there was no... Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:44:24 -0500 Former Tennessee economic commissioner to speak at DSCC commencement http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405443.html Dyersburg State Community College will hold its 47th annual commencement exercises Saturday, May 6, at 2 p.m., inside the Dyer County High School Gymnasium. Rehearsal has been scheduled to take place... Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:43:15 -0500 DEA National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day set for April 29 http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405442.html The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is set for Saturday, April 29, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. As part of this major health and safety initiative, community... Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:42:01 -0500 Regicide Tattoo extends invitation to local artists to display work http://www.stategazette.com/story/2405441.html RACHEL TOWNSEND rtownsend@stategazette.com In an effort to promote local talent, Regicide Tattoo owner/artist Noah Morris has recently extended an invitation to feature local art from within his... Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:40:10 -0500