Dixon's Barber shop opens in Wickliffe
By Jason Paul KPI Staff Writer
Wickliffe - A new business has opened in Wickliffe on Court St. Dixon's Barber Shop is located across from the Ballard County Court House. Owner and operator, Matt Dixon, has been a barber for twenty years and recently sold his barber shop in Jackson, KY. Dixon relocated from Eastern Kentucky to Western Kentucky to be near his wife's family in Southern Graves County. Dixon has four children, two teenagers and two almost teenagers. When not cutting hair, Dixon spends his time fishing and wood working along with spending time with his family.
Dixon chose Wickliffe to open his shop after considering four locations in this area. Dixon stated, "Wickliffe has greeted me very well." Dixon continued by saying that Wickliffe is centrally located for his business. Dixon added that he really loves the town. Dixon is looking forward to getting to know everybody.
Dixon stated that he has been trained to cut all kinds of hair. Whether it is long or short, he will cut it. Dixon cuts military style as well as hair cuts for state troopers. Dixon uses a straight razor on the back of the neck. He does not perform face shaving. He keeps up to date on all the trends and styles via the internet. Dixon said that since he has been open, around 25% of his clients have been children. Dixon said that no appointment is necessary, just walk in.
Dixon's Barber Shop is open Tuesday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm. He is open on Saturdays from 8 am until noon. Dixon's Barber Shop is closed on Sundays and Mondays. For more information or to get a haircut, please walk in during his business hours.