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Fee Changes May Soon Be Coming To Central Park

If you are looking to share your talent with the world under the hot lights of the Rotary Main Stage at Livingston’s Central Park, you may soon have a new fee structure under which you can do so. Livingston Mayor Curtis Hayes said the board of aldermen would look into a new fee structure for…

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Speed Limit Changes Will Soon Be Taking Effect

According Chief Deputy Tim Poore, the Overton County Judicial Commissioners are doing good work, and if you are traveling on certain back roads around the county, you will have to slow down very soon. Chief Deputy Poore was on hand for the county public safety committee meeting Tuesday evening to specifically speak on the progress…

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Sheriff’s Department To See Pay Increases

Last Tuesday evening, the Overton County Salary Committee reviewed the new pay scale for the Overton County Sheriff’s Department, As of July 1, the average pay of an employee within the Overton County Sheriff’s department increased from where it was at this time last month. The board said the pay scale inches them closer to…

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School System Is Looking At H.R. Person

In order to properly vet and protect employees, a business needs a properly trained, well-established human resources representative. That is exactly the discussion the school board had on July 11 when they opened the work session prior to the school board meeting that evening. “I’ve brought it up in the past and thought it would…

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Tractor Supply Breaks Ground Here

Tractor Supply Company has begun construction in Livingston. Construction on the newest Tractor Supply store, which will be located at 1678 Roses Drive in the old Roses and Pamida building, began on July 3 and completion is expected in the fall. The Livingston Tractor Supply reportedly plans to hire 12 to 15 employees with firsthand…

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Board Of Health Yearly Meeting

Pictured are, from left, front row : Rebecca Vaughn, MS, Overton County Health Department; Debbie Johnson, Department of Health Regional Director; Christy Collins, Overton County Health Department; Leslie Holland, RN; Vickie Eldridge, Assistant Director of Schools; back row, from left: Megan Reeder, RN, CLC, Overton County Health Department; Dr. George Ivey M.D.; Rob Richardson PharmD., R&M Family Pharmacy; Ben Danner,…

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Obits 7/18/17

Dianna Kay Ledbetter Dianna Kay Ledbetter, 65, of the Allred community, passed away July 10 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held July 13 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Roger Cisco officiated. Burial followed in the Deck cemetery located in the Allred community. She was born on December 1, 1951 in…

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Obits 7/11/17

Esther Alexandria “Sandy” Stratton Sewing supervisor Esther Alexandria “Sandy” Stratton, 76, of Allons, Tenn. passed away at her residence on April 19. Her family chose cremation. She was born in Baltimore, Md. on June 29, 1940. She was a sewing supervisor for many years in La. and a factory worker in Fla. Sandy loved to…

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Obits 7/4/17

Master Braylen Henry Poore Master Braylen Henry Poore passed away June 25 at the Vanderbilt Medical Center. A gathering of family and friends was held June 29 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. He was born in Overton County on March 30, 2017. Surviving relatives include his parents, Christopher Poore and Amber Dunn and…

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Recent News

Fee Changes May Soon Be Coming To Central Park

If you are looking to share your talent with the world under the hot lights of the Rotary Main Stage at Livingston’s Central Park, you may soon have a new fee structure under which you can do so. Livingston Mayor Curtis Hayes said the board of aldermen would look into a new fee structure for…

Read More
Speed Limit Changes Will Soon Be Taking Effect

According Chief Deputy Tim Poore, the Overton County Judicial Commissioners are doing good work, and if you are traveling on certain back roads around the county, you will have to slow down very soon. Chief Deputy Poore was on hand for the county public safety committee meeting Tuesday evening to specifically speak on the progress…

Read More
Sheriff’s Department To See Pay Increases

Last Tuesday evening, the Overton County Salary Committee reviewed the new pay scale for the Overton County Sheriff’s Department, As of July 1, the average pay of an employee within the Overton County Sheriff’s department increased from where it was at this time last month. The board said the pay scale inches them closer to…

Read More
School System Is Looking At H.R. Person

In order to properly vet and protect employees, a business needs a properly trained, well-established human resources representative. That is exactly the discussion the school board had on July 11 when they opened the work session prior to the school board meeting that evening. “I’ve brought it up in the past and thought it would…

Read More
Tractor Supply Breaks Ground Here

Tractor Supply Company has begun construction in Livingston. Construction on the newest Tractor Supply store, which will be located at 1678 Roses Drive in the old Roses and Pamida building, began on July 3 and completion is expected in the fall. The Livingston Tractor Supply reportedly plans to hire 12 to 15 employees with firsthand…

Read More
Board Of Health Yearly Meeting

Pictured are, from left, front row : Rebecca Vaughn, MS, Overton County Health Department; Debbie Johnson, Department of Health Regional Director; Christy Collins, Overton County Health Department; Leslie Holland, RN; Vickie Eldridge, Assistant Director of Schools; back row, from left: Megan Reeder, RN, CLC, Overton County Health Department; Dr. George Ivey M.D.; Rob Richardson PharmD., R&M Family Pharmacy; Ben Danner,…

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