Thanks Veterans

The fifth grade students at Livingston Middle School (LMS) paid their respects to the senior veteran residents at Overton County Health and Rehab with the American patriotic march song, “You’re A Grand Old Flag” last week. For see more photos from this event, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now,…

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Three Are Injured In Hwy. 111 Accident

Three people were injured in a two-vehicle collision on Hwy. 111 on Thursday. The incident began when Billy Key, 61 of Overton County, was on E. Wilmouth Road attempting to cross the highway to enter onto W. Wilmouth Road. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands…

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Legals 11/13/18

OVERTON COUNTY CHANCERY COURT, PROBATE DIVISION NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF: EDDIE GENE COLSON (deceased) CASE NO. 18-PR-80 Notice is hereby given that on the 26th day of October, 2018, Letters of Administration, in respect to the estate of, EDDIE GENE COLSON, deceased who died on August 19, 2018, were issued to the undersigned STEVE…

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County Considers Change In Employee Insurance

After the recent death of a former county commissioner, Overton County became aware of some difficulties that have come about by having an assortment of insurance companies to consult with. Members of the Overton County Salary Committee shared that they would prefer to have a “one stop shop” for their employee benefits and invited insurance…

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Police Chase Ends With Arrest

A “grossly intoxicated” woman was forcibly removed from her vehicle after ignoring emergency signals from officials for about two miles on Sunday, Nov. 4. Overton County Sheriff’s Department deputies received a call of a reckless driver on Rickman Road when Deputy Stephanie Ferguson witnessed a gray Honda driving on the opposite side of the road…

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Republicans Win Big Here

Three open seats in this Nov. 6 general election were “a big, driving factor” for the advanced number of local and statewide voters that came out to support their candidate of choice, according to Administrator of Elections Craig Story. “We had a good turnout,” said Story, of the unofficial voter turnout figure from this general…

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Booher Is Sentenced To 24 Years For Arson

A convicted serial arsonist who set a string of homes on fire in one night will spend about 24 years behind bars after receiving his sentence in Overton County Criminal Court on Wednesday. Calvin D. Booher, 40 of Livingston, was sentenced to 15 years to serve at 100 percent on two counts of aggravated arson…

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Tullahoma Take Down Wildcats 37-23

It was Wildcat against Wildcat in Tullahoma, as the Wildcats of Livingston Academy took on the Wildcats of Tullahoma. Tullahoma came in at 8-2 on the season while the Livingston Academy Wildcats came in at 5-5. Livingston won the toss and deferred their decision until the second half. The Wildcat defense held Tullahoma on their…

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Obits 11/6/18

Myrtle J. Brown Myrtle J. Brown, 80 of Cookeville, passed away on Oct. 30 at the Overton Co. Health and Rehab. There were no funeral services planned. The family received friends at the Hall Funeral Home on Nov. 1 with cremation to follow. She was born in Cookeville on Jan. 18, 1938. She will be…

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Local Man Confesses To Several Rape Incidences

A 28-year-old Livingston man is in custody at the Overton County Justice Center on a $.5 million bond after admitting to a number of counts of child rape that he said were committed on multiple occasions during a Livingston Police Department (LPD) investigation. The reported child rapist, Earl Junior Pike was a live in boyfriend…

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