VFW Calendar: Wednesday, September 11 – Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, September 12 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, September 13 – Council of Administration, Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, September 14 – Council of Administration, Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Tuesday, September 17 – Regular Business meetings at 7 p.m.; Wednesday, September 18 – Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, September 19 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; CMT/Abate meeting at 7 p.m.; Friday, September 20 – Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Wednesday, September 25 – Karaoke 7-11 p.m.; Thursday, September 26 – Black Sheep Association duo 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Friday, September 27 – Karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday, September 28 – Dave Day 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Dickson Senior Center dance schedule is: Sept. 12 – Grand Old Hatchery Band; Sept. 19 – Crystal Blue Band 50s and 60s Dance (supper at 6 p.m., dance at 7); Sept. 27 – Good Old Boys with special guest Earl Brewer. Dances are from 7-9 p.m. with $5 admission.

Grief Support Group will be held through Saturday, Sept. 28 at 9:30 a.m. each week for two hours at the Dickson YMCA, 225 Henslee Dr. The sessions are led by Bereavement Facilitator Mary Simmons. For information contact Peggy at Taylor Funeral Home (615) 446-2808.


Mid-Cumberland Meals on Wheels will serve lunch to senior citizens (60 or older) at Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 500 Highway 70 East in Dickson Monday-Friday at 11 a.m. To register, call Gail Adams at (615) 740-7400.


The weekly MatchPoint Tennis afterschool program will be held through Sept. 26 from 3:30-4:45 p.m. at the Tennsco tennis courts on Highway 47. The free program is for ages 7-18. Instructors include community players, high school, and college players. Loaner racquets and balls are provided. To sign up, contact Christine Barrett at the Dickson Housing Authority at (615) 423-1953 or email-


Professor Tony Badger will be speaking about his book “Albert Gore, Sr. A Political Life” on Friday, Sept. 13 at 5 p.m. at the Clement Railroad Hotel Museum, 100 Frank Clement Place in Dickson. Tickets are $10 at the door.


Burns Little League Movie Night featuring ‘The Sandlot’ will be shown on Saturday, Sept. 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Little League Fields. It is a free event. Concessions will be available and Panda Express will be offering new dishes available in its restaurant. Bring blankets and chairs to enjoy the movie.


A 5K Run/Walk sponsored by the GFWC Dickson County Woman’s Club will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14 at 8 a.m. at Montgomery Bell State Park, 1020 Jackson Hill Rd. in Burns.  All proceeds from the 5K go to the Dickson Community Clinic for women’s health issues. Registration is $25 through Aug. 14 and $35 the day of the walk. Register at Prizes will be awarded for each male/female age group. For information, contact Jill Jackson at (615) 739-7964.


The Dickson High School Class of 1969 is planning to gather on Saturday, Sept. 14 from 6-10 p.m. at Greystone Golf Club. Dress is casual and the cost will be $25 per person. The menu is heavy hors d’ oeuvres and beverages. Cash bar only. For information contact Kathy Miller at (615) 504-9613. All checks should be made payable to DHS Class of 69.


Free Financial Workshops hosted by St. John Lutheran Church will be held Thursdays, Sept. 19, Sept. 26 and Oct. 3 at the church at 2300 Highway 96 in Burns. Dinner starts at 6:30 p.m. and childcare is provided. Reserve a spot by Sept. 17 by emailing or call (615) 266-2548.


The City of Dickson “Waychoff Warriors” Relay For Life team will host a poker tournament on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at the Tennsco Community Center. Registration begins at 6 p.m.; the tournament begins at 6:30 p.m. The entry fee is $100 per person. There will be door prizes and food provided. Proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. For information contact Wanda at (615) 446-1721.


Hike for the Homeless to benefit House of Hope and New Beginnings to help displaced families will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 at 10 a.m. at Montgomery Bell State Park, 1020 Jackson Hill Rd. in Burns. Hike one mile or three miles on pavement or through the woods. Donate $30 and pre-register by Sept. 3 for a free T-shirt. Register at For information contact Debbie at or (615) 679-5628.

The Dickson High School Class of 1961 will have its class reunion on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. (with lunch at noon) at Willow Branch Farm, 304 Fairview Rd. in Dickson. RSVP by Sept. 16 to Eddie Gray (615) 969-0588; Elise Rawlings Scott (615) 446-6328; or Harriet Walker Hinkle (615) 478-5565.

American Legion Post 115 Auxiliary Unit 115 will hold its monthly meeting on Sept. 26 starting with a buffet meal at 6:30 pm. For information call Robert Wenck at (615) 446-7974


The Charlotte High School Class of 1950 will have a reunion on Saturday, Oct. 5 at 11 a.m. at The Ponderosa Restaurant, 115 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. For information contact Beatrice Owen at (615) 446-3727


The GFWC Dickson County Woman's Club is sponsoring the 44th annual Christmas in the Country on Saturday, Nov. 2 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 3 from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Dickson County High School, 509 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. Admission is $2.  Proceeds go to annual scholarships and other community projects.  For information email or call Pat Bomba at (615) 804-8420.


The Dickson County Democrats meet the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at TriStar Bank in the Fourth Floor Community Room.  For information contact Ashley Peters at


The Christopher Strong Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution meets the first Thursday of February, April, June, August, October and December in the Community Room of the Ponderosa Steakhouse, 115 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. The public is invited to attend. For information contact Bobby Prosser at or (615) 446-5914 or Sanford Payton at


Captain W.H. McCauley Camp 260, Sons of Confederate Veterans meet at Old St Paul Church, 1400 St. Paul Rd. in Charlotte the first Saturday of each month at 10 a.m.  Meetings are open to the public. For information call (615) 789-3694.

The White Bluff Civitan Club meets the second Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. at the Bibb White Bluff Civic Center, 1054 Old Charlotte Rd. in White Bluff.


Vietnam Veterans and Vietnam ERA veterans meet the second Thursday of each month from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Pond Church of Christ, 650 Pond Rd. in Dickson. Wives and guests are welcome. A pot luck supper will be served. For information, contact Ray Mayo (615) 585-8993.

The Dickson branch of the NAACP will meet on the first Monday of every month at 6 p.m. at St. James AME Church on Rickert Street in Dickson. For information contact Jimmy Overton, president at (615) 414-6412 or Bessie Hannah, secretary (615) 446-4185 or email

The Dickson Civitan Club meets every first and third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at Ponderosa Steakhouse, 115 Henslee Dr. in Dickson. Anyone interested in local, hands-on service projects for Dickson County, with an emphasis on special needs individuals, should attend.

Adult Children of Alcoholics meets on Monday evenings at 7 p.m. Al-Anon meets on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. Meetings are held at Main Street Interventions. Call Janet D. at (615) 446-0352 for information.

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