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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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LIFE Maze

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...

2014 Dyer County Election
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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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  • Two-thirds of seniors apply for Tenn. Promise
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- With a Nov. 1 deadline approaching, nearly two-thirds of Tennessee's high school seniors have applied for a new scholarship program that guarantees to cover the costs of a two-year college degree....
  • Online campaign aims to help abortion amendment
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  • ETSU wonders about impact of sex week
    JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) -- Students and administrators on the Johnson City campus of East Tennessee State University are wondering about the impact three days of sex education known as Sex Week may have on the campus....
  • Former postal worker sentenced in federal court
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- A former postal worker from Memphis who prosecutors say took prescription painkillers from packages intended for veterans has been sentenced to 18 months in prison....
  • Maine independent King endorses GOP Sen. Alexander
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Independent U.S. Sen. Angus King of Maine said Friday that he is endorsing his Republican colleague Lamar Alexander in Tennessee's Senate race, but is still awaiting the results of elections nationwide before deciding which party to caucus with....
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