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Livingston Academy Interact Club Hangs Blue Ribbons

Several individuals representing the city, the county, the CASA center, the Stephens Center and the Livingston Academy Interact club took part in an event to hang blue ribbons on trees around the courthouse square. The ribbons are intended to remind residents of the 211 child abuse investigations in Overton County in 2016.  Pictured, front row from…

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Easter Egg Hunting Fun…

The annual Standing Stone Easter Egg Hunt was held Saturday at Standing Stone Sate Park. Pictured at right is Kaylee Cross hunting eggs in the 4-6 year old division. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online at livingstonenterprise.net.

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Fire Destroys Home

A volunteer firefighter talks on the radio to help coordinate the response to a house fire on Poston Whitaker Road in southern Overton County Friday afternoon. Units from the Rickman Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to the scene and were assisted by the Fairgrounds and Hardy’s Chapel VFDs as well as some personnel from Putnam…

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Park Progress

The parking lot is now paved, the property is fenced and workers were completing some final details last Friday on the restroom facilities at the new Livingston Central Park. City officials are planning to lay sod in the coming days and hope to have the park’s grand opening on May 19. For more stories like…

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Budget Committee Hears Requests

Overton County officials will have to wait awhile before they find out whether additional funding they have requested in the upcoming fiscal year will be approved. Gregg Nivens, the chairman of the Overton County Budget Committee, says no decisions will be made until the committee has had a chance to see all of the funding…

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Board To Consider New GPA

The Overton County Board of Education is considering a proposal which proponents say will give students equal footing when it comes to competing for college scholarships. Livingston Academy counselor Vanessa Farris told the board during a work session last month that using what’s called a weighted GPA to determine grade point averages would be better…

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Obituaries

Enterprise 11-3-15

Kenneth Ray “Kenny” Dishman Kenneth Ray “Kenny” Dishman, 58, of Rickman passed away Oct. 29 at the Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were conducted Nov. 1 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home of Livingston with Bro. Ricky Dixon officiating. Interment followed in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Overton County. He was born March 17,…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 11-3-15

Roy Eugene Wilson Sr. Retired Roy Eugene Wilson Sr., 83, passed away Oct. 25 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Oct. 31 at Jefferson Avenue Church of Christ with Bro. John Nichols officiating. Crest Lawn Funeral Home-Cremation Center was in charge of arrangements. Interment followed at Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. Roy Eugene…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 10-27-15

Bonnie Gene Burton Farmer Lifelong Jackson County farmer Mr. Bonnie Gene Burton of the Gladdice Community died at the age of 84 at 1:40 p.m. Monday afternoon October 19, 2015 at the Riverview Regional Medical Center in Carthage where he was admitted Sunday, Oct. 11 being cared for with cancer. Funeral services were conducted from…

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Recent News

Livingston Academy Interact Club Hangs Blue Ribbons

Several individuals representing the city, the county, the CASA center, the Stephens Center and the Livingston Academy Interact club took part in an event to hang blue ribbons on trees around the courthouse square. The ribbons are intended to remind residents of the 211 child abuse investigations in Overton County in 2016.  Pictured, front row from…

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Easter Egg Hunting Fun…

The annual Standing Stone Easter Egg Hunt was held Saturday at Standing Stone Sate Park. Pictured at right is Kaylee Cross hunting eggs in the 4-6 year old division. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online at livingstonenterprise.net.

Read More
Fire Destroys Home

A volunteer firefighter talks on the radio to help coordinate the response to a house fire on Poston Whitaker Road in southern Overton County Friday afternoon. Units from the Rickman Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched to the scene and were assisted by the Fairgrounds and Hardy’s Chapel VFDs as well as some personnel from Putnam…

Read More
Park Progress

The parking lot is now paved, the property is fenced and workers were completing some final details last Friday on the restroom facilities at the new Livingston Central Park. City officials are planning to lay sod in the coming days and hope to have the park’s grand opening on May 19. For more stories like…

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Budget Committee Hears Requests

Overton County officials will have to wait awhile before they find out whether additional funding they have requested in the upcoming fiscal year will be approved. Gregg Nivens, the chairman of the Overton County Budget Committee, says no decisions will be made until the committee has had a chance to see all of the funding…

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Board To Consider New GPA

The Overton County Board of Education is considering a proposal which proponents say will give students equal footing when it comes to competing for college scholarships. Livingston Academy counselor Vanessa Farris told the board during a work session last month that using what’s called a weighted GPA to determine grade point averages would be better…

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