Announcements 8/7/18

Parent-Child Connection Class To Be Held

The Stephens Center support group Parent-Child Connection is to hold a Morals And Values class as part of their Fall 2018 Series 1 on Wednesday, Aug. 8 from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Stephens Center located at 616 North Church Street in Livingston. For more information, call 823-6432.

Chili Challenge Cook-Off To Be Held

The sixth annual Chili Challenge Cook-Off fundraiser is to be held on Sept. 28 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Livingston Central Park. Proceeds are to benefit local non-profit Teen Challenge of the Upper Cumberland. Local businesses and groups can sign up as a competitor in the chili cook off by calling 888-688-0470, ext 104 or by emailing [email protected]

L.B.J. & C. Development Corporation Bi-monthly Meeting To Be Held

The L.B.J. & C. Development Corporation Board of Director’s will hold their bi-monthly meeting Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the L.B.J.& C. Development Corporation, 1150 Chocolate Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m.

Genealogy Classes Announced For August And September 2018

The Millard Oakley Public Library’s Genealogy Room will be the location of twice monthly genealogy and history classes.   These will be on a first come basis as seats are available. These classes will be held the second and fourth Thursday of each month beginning at 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. These sessions will be taught by County Historian Ronald Dishman and Louise Stover, both experienced researchers who are members of the Overton County Historical Society. The classes are being held to try and help new beginners as well as others to learn new ideas, techniques, to further their research and solve genealogy puzzles they may have. On Aug. 9, Available Microfilm Records: how to use the microfilm machine; what microfilm is available and microfilm records accessible on internet locations. On Aug. 23, Available Free Internet Sites: what is accessible; how to search them, etc. On Sept. 13, Census Records / Agricultural Census: Internet and book access; other available early census search resources; how to use what can be found; how to decipher, etc. On Sept. 27, obituaries, how to research them; where to look to use them for furthering your research, etc.

Central Park In The Dark To Be Held

The Central Park in the Dark summer movie series is to have a showing of “Coco” at Livingston’s Central Park on Friday, Aug. 10. If rain, the event is to be rescheduled. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy a great movie.

City Work Session To Be Held

The Livingston Mayor and Board of Alderman will have a work session on Monday, Aug. 6 at 5:15 p.m. at Livingston City Hall. This work session is to discuss an indoor shooting range.

Sullivan Family Reunion To Be Held

The Annual Sullivan Family Reunion will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 at Campground near Hilham. Arrive anytime during the morning hours and plan to eat around noon. Aunt B is catering the meal. Please call her at 498-2086 or 498-3737, if you plan to attend. Bring your lawn chair, pictures, etc. We hope to see you there.

Caregiver Support Group To Be Held

On Aug. 21, the Upper Cumberland Development District / Area Agency on Aging and Disability (AAAD) will hold its caregiver support group meetings in Livingston. The meetings are for anyone caring for another individual. Livingston’s meeting will be held at Millard Oakley Library (107 E Main St, Livingston, TN 38570) from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, please contact Family Caregiver Staff at (931) 432-4111.

Wildlife Photography Contest To Be Held

The Tennessee Wildlife Federation is to host a wildlife photography contest open until Aug. 31. A panel of judges will select the best of the best for the official 2019 Tennessee Wildlife Federation calendar, which goes to outdoor enthusiasts like you. For more information on prizes and how to enter, visit

American Legion Dance To Be Held

The newly air-conditioned Livingston American Legion and Auxiliary are hosting a dance on Saturday, Aug. 11 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 121 S. Church St. All dances are family friendly. The Quittin Tyme Band will be making their debut with us that night. Concessions available.

Livingston Masonic Lodge Conference To Be Held

The Livingston Lodge #259 will be conferring a Master Mason Degree on Monday, Aug. 20. The Lodge is providing fried chicken and potluck for the rest. Eat at 6 p.m. Work thereafter.

Board Of Education Meeting To Be Held

Overton County Board of Education will meet in regular session Tuesday, Aug. 14 at the Central Office as directed by the Chairman Mike Gilpatrick. The work session will begin at 7 p.m. and the Board meeting immediately following

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