In the TSSAA State Small Division Track and Field Meet yesterday, three local athletes were crowned state champions.
Dresden’s Loral Winn became the most decorated Weakley County athlete with three state meet wins yesterday in the 800-meter run, 1600-meter run, and 3200-meter run. This brings her total of gold medals in her high school career to […]
The Weakley County Memorial Day Ceremony will be Monday at 11:00 at the courthouse in Dresden.
Weakley County Veterans Service Officer Rick McKenzie says the ceremony will be held at the Weakley County War Memorial on the Courthouse Square.
Americans pay tribute on Memorial Day to those who have fallen in battle defending our country.
McKenzie says all […]
Three people are facing drug charges after two separate arrest incidents this week by the Weakley County Sheriff’s Department.
Sheriff’s Captain Randall McGowan says Tuesday investigators executed search warrants at a residence on Highway 45 North of Martin and arrested 59-year-old Marvin Borden on a warrant from Benton County and 55-year-old Patricia Wecker on another arrest […]
A Weakley County couple previously arrested on drug charges is now facing additional child abuse charges.
Sheriff’s Captain Randall McGowan says Daniel Thomas and Jennifer Barner, both of Dresden, were arrested May 14th on multiple drug charges and two children in the home were removed by the Department of Children’s Services.
After hair follicle testing on the […]
Ja Morant is the 2019 OVC Male Athlete of the Year after a stellar sophomore season for the Murray State Racers men’s basketball team.
Morant is the 11th Murray State winner of the award and all have come from men’s basketball, including back-to-back wins by Dresden’s Popeye Jones in 1990-91 and 1991-92.
The award is given to […]
Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has signed a bill diverting tax dollars to private education.
The new law will allow participating families to receive debit cards worth up to $7,300 in state education money each year.
The freshman governor navigated a bumpy legislative path to score his most prominent policy win yet with the voucher-like proposal. President Donald […]