Area Recent News

UCHRA Opens 24/7 Food Pantry

The Overton County Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) recently opened a 24/7 food pantry box located at 106 West Henson Street. The pantry, or “blessing box” is available to anyone who is in need of keeping food in their pantry and is accessible at any time of day or night. Community organizations and individuals…

Read More

Free Medicare Classes Offered In Overton County

Are you eligible for Medicare and curious about your plan options? The Upper Cumberland SHIP (State Health Insurance Assistance Program) is conducting a series of FREE “Welcome to Medicare!” classes. Each class will consist of training on Parts A, B, C & D, as well as Medigap policies and ways to prevent Medicare fraud. Classes…

Read More

Fun at the Fair

Lots of fun was had at the 2021 Overton County Fair. Pick up a copy of this week’s edition of the Livingston Enterprise to see more photos, including the Pet Show winners.

Read More

UCAAAD Offering SNAP Application Assistance

Upper Cumberland Area Agency on Aging and Disability (UCAAAD) is now offering application assistance with “SNAP”, formerly known as the Food Stamp Program for adults 60 and over or individuals with a disability. The USDA created SNAP to provide eligible individuals with monthly benefits to buy food. According to the National Council on Aging (NCOA),…

Read More

Back To School Bash To Take Place August 2

This year’s back to school bash will be “drive-through style” and will be held at each individual school on August 2, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Each student will be able to drive through at perspective schools to receive school supplies and a registration packet.

Read More

OCBOE Remembers Esteemed Colleagues

  By Megan Reagan The Overton County Board of Education met in regular session last Tuesday and remembered passed colleagues. This remembrance comes after the passing of two board members during the 2020-2021 school year: Dr. Diane Sadler and Larry Looper. Both long time educators. Both caring deeply about the Overton County youth. Board Chairman…

Read More

Family Justice Center Opens To Serve

by Megan Reagan The Upper Cumberland Family Justice Center opened a satellite campus last Friday in Overton County to help serve victims of domestic violence within the Overton, Clay and Pickett County areas. Thirteenth District Attorney General Bryant C. Dunaway says this campus was imagined just a few years ago, but was realized last week.…

Read More

Hollars Home Receives Beautification Award

The home selected to receive the Beautification Award by the Envision Livingston committee is owned today by J.J. Hollars and wife Ginny, and is located at 206 East Cedar Street in Livingston. The following is some history of the home. Information taken from the Methodist church history book indicates the home was constructed in 1913…

Read More

City Reviews Charter Change Options

The City of Livingston Board of Mayor and Alderman met in a work session last Tuesday at the Livingston Municipal Airport and discussed possible options surrounding changing the city’s charter to allow a Mayor hiring powers as well as concerns surrounding the matter. In previous discussions, Alderman Kelly Coleman raised an efficiency concern in regard…

Read More

Alderman Are Shown Various Airport Projects

Airport Board Chairman Jason Duke gave the Board of Alderman a tour of current and future planned projects at the airport using their Federal and State funds that pay for 95% of approved projects. The current projects for 2021 and 2022 are the land acquisition and fencing project and the update of the master Airport…

Read More