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City Addresses LPD Policy

The City of Livingston Board of Mayor and Alderman met in regular session last night and discussed new policy implementations after last month’s news regarding an investigation among the Livingston Police Department and missing funds. The University of Tennessee’s Municipal Technical Advisory Services (MTAS) Rex Burton who specializes in law enforcement consultation reported to the…

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Planning Commission Moves Forward With Rezoning Process

By Amanda Loshbough The Livingston Municipal Planning Commission met in regular session last Monday and moved forward with the process of rezoning properties located south of Central Park. As previously mentioned in the Livingston Enterprise, at the Planning Commission’s March 22 meeting, the commission discussed rezoning multiple properties located south of Central Park from I-1…

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OCCA Steak Sandwich Fundraiser Returns

The Overton County Cattlemen’s Association (OCCA) returns with its Ribeye Steak Sandwich Fundraiser! The OCCA has planned its spring promotion for Friday, May 7 between Hardees and Holt’s Family Pharmacy starting at 11 a.m. The Cattlemen’s Association will serve a boneless rib eye steak sandwich plate to raise funds to support on going activities such…

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New Business Welcomed

The new business named Oh Baby held its grand opening last Friday morning on North Church Street. Owners Taylor Parris and Traci Masiongale, in the center, have opened a children’s clothing boutique.

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Lady Cats Impress With Comeback Wins

By Jesse Fuhrman A tight game against Cookeville High School on April 26 showed what the Livingston Academy Lady Wildcats were made of, as they managed to grind out a win in ten innings, besting the Lady Cavs by a score of 5-4. The game was tied at four with the Lady Wildcats batting in…

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4-H Members Participate At Archery Jamboree

The 4-H State Archery Tournament was held April 22-24 at Hyder-Burks Pavilion in Cookeville. Sixteen Overton County 4-H members participated under the leadership of Nicole Marrero, Derek Zachary, Hector Seiglie, Ashley Story and Brian Bull. Participants included Stanley Seiglie, Brodi Dogan, Maci Dogan, Nolan Ramsey, Maysa Opoka, Josiah Zachary, Sasha Bull, Riley Calder, Korbin Mullins,…

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OCBOE Tables Buyout Vote

The Overton County Board of Education (OCBOE) decided to table a vote on a buyout for further discussion. The OCBOE recently met in regular session and discussed the potential of a buyout for soon-to-retire employees; however, some board members feel as though a buyout structure needs to be formed out of fairness. Board member Mike…

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Flag Raising Ceremony Held

The Livingston-Overton County Chamber of Commerce replaced their old and tattered flags with new ones that were raised in a ceremony by the Overton County Veterans Honor Guard.

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Wildcat Softball Impresses With Wins

By Jesse Fuhrman The Livingston Academy softball team played well over the last few weeks, winning some games and playing solidly in all of their contests. On April 17, the Lady Cats played Clay County and scored seven runs in the second inning on their way to an 11-5 victory. The offensive onslaught came from…

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Mural Has Begun

  Clay County artist Manuel Fuentes has began the work on the first mural that has been funded by the Art Builds Communities Grant program. Fuentes began painting yesterday afternoon.

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