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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

Citizen Statesman 4-21-15

Gervis Lamar Birdwell U.S Army Gervis Lamar Birdwell, 85 of the Union Hill Community passed away April 12 at the Sumner Regional Medical Center in Gallatin. Funeral services were held April 15 from the chapel of the Anderson & Son Funeral Home with Roy Henson officiating. Pallbearers included Corey Knight, Chris Young, Wayne Knight, John…

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Citizen Statesman 4-14-15

Olyne K. Smith Osh Kosh Employee Olyne K. Smith, 90 of Celina, passed away April 1 at Celina Health and Rehab. Funeral services were held April 4 at 1 p.m. from the chapel of the Hall Funeral Home with Bro. Jason Dodson officiating. Interment followed in the Smith Cemetery. Pallbearers included Terry Key, Keith Brown,…

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Enterprise 4-14-15

Elizabeth “Libby” Buford Harris CNA Elizabeth “Libby” Buford Harris, 58, of Cookeville and formerly of Overton County, passed away April 6 at Cookeville Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held April 9 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Rev. Dee Wells and Rev. David Moore officiating. Interment followed in the Davis Family Cemetery in…

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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…

Read More
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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