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Newark Athlete (1891): New Innovations, New Directions

In the spring of 1891, the Edison company conducted its final batch of experimentation with the Kinetoscope. The device would make its debut that May, and movie-making would finally wander out of the experimentation era and into the public consciousness. 426 more words

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Video shows inmate take contraband from Dickson officer’s locker

DICKSON, Tenn. (WKRN) – Three Dickson police officers remain under investigation after inmates stole whiskey, syringes, and a pocket knife from a police officer’s locker inside the Dickson Police Department. 569 more words

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Monkeyshines No.2: The Patent Wars (1890)

In mid-1889, Thomas Edison filed a patent with the United States Patent Office for a new invention. He would name it the Kinetoscope, a device for capturing and displaying motion pictures. 511 more words

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Grandmother, daughter fight back against car burglary suspect

DICKSON, Tenn. (WKRN) – A grandmother and her daughter are credited for detaining a man they caught allegedly breaking into one of their cars at a Dickson apartment complex earlier this week. 378 more words

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Police: Dickson City inmates get hands on liquor, knife, syringes

DICKSON, Tenn. (WKRN) – Dickson police have launched an internal investigation into a multitude of policy violations that allowed prisoners to obtain liquor, a knife and insulin syringes. 293 more words

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Monkeyshines No.1: American Ingenuity (1889)

Ok, so before we get into it, I have to admit that we may have cheated with this one. According to some accounts, Monkeyshines No. 1… 338 more words

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Fall Revival 2016

Revival at Harpeth Baptist Church

September 12-14, 2016

Monday – Wednesday at 7:00 PM

Victor Sholar from Lexington, Kentucky will be the guest preacher.  Brother Sholar is the Pastor of Main Street Baptist Church.  240 more words

Harpeth Baptist Church