Dyersburg State Gazette News http://www.stategazette.com/news/ News headlines from the Dyersburg State Gazette newspaper in Dyersburg, Tennessee en-us Locals celebrate Trump’s inauguration http://www.stategazette.com/story/2379052.html On Friday, Jan. 20, at the United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., Donald J. Trump took the Oath of Office to become the 45th president of the United States. Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:47:41 -0600 Authorities arrest two men in connection with farm burglary http://www.stategazette.com/story/2379055.html On Jan. 13, deputies and investigators of the Dyer County Sheriff’s Department arrested two men allegedly involved in a recent burglary of farm equipment located at 4225 Tiger Tail Farms. Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:26:40 -0600 DPD’s Ward promoted to sergeant http://www.stategazette.com/story/2379053.html The Dyersburg Police Department is proud to announce the promotion of FTO Rod Ward to the rank of sergeant. Sgt. Ward has a combined 19 years of law enforcement experience, and during his tenure with... Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:23:53 -0600 City awarded $50,000 in state tourism grant http://www.stategazette.com/story/2379054.html Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd recently announced that 29 communities will receive more than $1 million in Tourism Enhancement Grants to... Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:23:38 -0600 County native, band begins Kickstarter campaign for album http://www.stategazette.com/story/2379051.html BRANDON HUTCHESON bhutcheson@stategazette.com If you had one opportunity, would you take it? That’s exactly what Dyer County native Will Kwasigroh, part of one of West Tennessee’s most talented music... Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:10:42 -0600 Fyrne Lake uses Christmas trees for fish habitat http://www.stategazette.com/story/2379050.html Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:10:24 -0600 Mall Boulevard reconstruction expected to begin by early summer http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378658.html In September 2016, the city of Dyersburg Board of Mayor and Aldermen unanimously approved the authorization of the City Engineering Department to proceed with the construction planning for rebuilding... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:11:42 -0600 Newbern’s newly formed Women of the Moose to be proactive in community http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378657.html The Board of Moose Lodge #2707 of Newbern has been very busy over the course of the past year. Whether they were hosting events for United States Military veterans, collecting school supplies for... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:08:26 -0600 Relay for Life season kickoff, ribbon-cutting ceremony set Thursday http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378656.html Dyer County Relay for Life is set to kick off the fundraising season on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017 at McIver’s Grant Public Library for a come-and-go celebration from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. (chamber... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:04:16 -0600 DSCC announces nursing info sessions http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378655.html Dyersburg State Community College will host Nursing Information Sessions for new and potential nursing students at each of its locations in January. These sessions will provide students with more... Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:03:50 -0600 Kustoff hosts public conference at Lannom Center http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378335.html Wednesday afternoon at noon, a large group of business professionals, residents, and officials of both city and county gathered together at the Lannom Center to welcome Congressman David Kustoff, who... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:27:56 -0600 Chamber Banquet to feature SERVPRO assistant VP as speaker http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378334.html The Dyersburg/Dyer County Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Kevin Brown will serve as the guest speaker for the Chamber’s Annual Chairman’s Awards Banquet, featuring the 2016 Award... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:26:17 -0600 Newbern Board discusses sidewalk renovations, safe room updates http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378332.html The Newbern Board of Mayor and Alderman convened Tuesday night for its regular session, with items on the agenda including current sidewalk renovations, departmental reports, and updates on the... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:16:39 -0600 Newbern begins sidewalk renovation project http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378331.html RACHEL TOWNSEND rtownsend@stategazette.com Over the past several weeks, the city of Newbern has taken efforts toward improving sidewalks throughout the town, an effort that, according to local... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:12:37 -0600 DES OKs charge-off, reduction in building costs http://www.stategazette.com/story/2378330.html BRANDON HUTCHESON bhutcheson@stategazette.com The Dyersburg Electric System Power Board convened Wednesday, Jan. 18 at noon for its regular monthly meeting. All power board members were present, as... Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:11:57 -0600 Dyersburg Fire Dept. responds to call at Dollar General http://www.stategazette.com/story/2377927.html On Tuesday, Jan. 17 at approximately 12:50 p.m., the Dyersburg Fire Department received a call about a cooler creating smoke inside Dollar General, located at 1478 U.S. Highway 51 Bypass E. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:26:55 -0600 Transitions gears up for 4th Annual Butterfly Run http://www.stategazette.com/story/2377926.html The 4th Annual Transitions Butterfly Run will be kicking off on Saturday, March 4, at the Dyer County Fairgrounds. Featured in this year’s fundraising event will be 10K and 5K races, as well as the... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:24:59 -0600 Dyer County Recycles announces January meeting, recaps events from November http://www.stategazette.com/story/2377924.html The regularly scheduled meeting of Dyer County Recycles will be held on Jan. 31 at 7 p.m., inside of the Professional Development Center, located at 305 College St. Items on the agenda include: •... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:21:44 -0600 Dyersburg/Dyer Co. Photo Club to meet at UT Ag Extension Office http://www.stategazette.com/story/2377923.html The Dyersburg/Dyer County Photo Club will meet at the UT Ag Extension Office in the Milton Magee Complex on 151 Everett Ave. in Dyersburg, Thursday, Jan. 19 at 6:30 p.m. Anyone interested in... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:21:13 -0600