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Man Charged In Arson Case

A joint investigation has resulted in an indictment for an Overton County man in connection to an ongoing arson case in Pickett County. On Dec. 19, at the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Special Agents joined investigators from Tennessee Fire Investigative Services and the Pickett County Sheriff’s Office in the investigation…

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Former Inmate Sues County For $1.5 Million

Overton County officials are having to answer to a lawsuit filed against the county by a former prisoner at the jail, a lawsuit that is asking for $1.5 million in damages. John Lucas White, who was incarcerated at the jail from April 21, 2016 until May 4, 2016, is the plaintiff in the case, which…

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Cattlemen’s Steak Fundraiser Set

The Overton County Cattlemen’s Association has planned its spring promotion and fundraiser for Friday, May 5 at the old Holt’s Family Pharmacy. The Cattlemen’s Association will serve a boneless ribeye steak sandwich plate to raise funds to support ongoing activities such as high school sponsorships, educational demonstrations, purchasing cattle equipment and sponsoring various youth and…

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E.B. Gray Jewelry: A Local Institution

Virginia Gray Harris never had a middle name. That is the truth. But, her family’s last name has adorned the door of E.B. Gray Jewelry on the square in Livingston and has been a part of this community for over 100 years. And, it all started with an act of nature that prefaced a story…

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Ford In Custody, Further Charges Expected

Tommy Glen Ford, who was on the run following an incident where a victim was shot at a residence on 128 Rocky Lane in Livingston, is in custody according to Overton County Sheriff John Garrett. On Sunday night, Overton County Sheriff’s Department (OSD) deputies were dispatched to the West Thomas Allen area of Putnam County,…

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Now Open

Officials with the Livingston-Overton County Chamber of Commerce joined city and county officials recently to celebrate the ribbon cutting at Hour O Matic Cleaners, located at Miss Clean Laundry in Livingston. Owners Wayne and Shawna Gaw offer a variety of professional dry cleaning and other services. For more on this story, pick up a copy…

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Obituaries

Enterprise 4-7-15

Thomas “Tommy” Irma Deck U.S. Army Thomas “Tommy” Irma Deck, 61, of Rickman, passed away April 1 at his home. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., April 11, at Zion Hill Cemetery in Rickman. He was born May 9, 1953, in Dayton, Ohio. He served in the U.S. Army and worked construction…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 4-7-15

Addie Lee Trisdale Retired Seamstress Addie Lee Trisdale, 74, passed away March 29 at her residence. Funeral services were held March 31 from the Chapel of Jackson County Funeral Home with Bro. Sam Mainord officiating. Interment followed at Pharris Cemetery. Addie Lee Trisdale was born April 17, 1940 in Grantsville, W. Va. She worked for…

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Citizen Statesman 4-7-15

Mayme L. Scott Poindexter Supervisor Mayme L. Scott Poindexter, 90 of Celina, passed away March 27 at Cumberland River Hospital in Celina. Funeral services were held March 30 at Upton Funeral Home with Kenny Westmoreland officiating. Interment followed in the Rock Springs Cemetery. Pallbearers included James H., Jackie, Rick and James L. Poindexter, Gaylon Austin…

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Recent News

Man Charged In Arson Case

A joint investigation has resulted in an indictment for an Overton County man in connection to an ongoing arson case in Pickett County. On Dec. 19, at the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Special Agents joined investigators from Tennessee Fire Investigative Services and the Pickett County Sheriff’s Office in the investigation…

Read More
Former Inmate Sues County For $1.5 Million

Overton County officials are having to answer to a lawsuit filed against the county by a former prisoner at the jail, a lawsuit that is asking for $1.5 million in damages. John Lucas White, who was incarcerated at the jail from April 21, 2016 until May 4, 2016, is the plaintiff in the case, which…

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Cattlemen’s Steak Fundraiser Set

The Overton County Cattlemen’s Association has planned its spring promotion and fundraiser for Friday, May 5 at the old Holt’s Family Pharmacy. The Cattlemen’s Association will serve a boneless ribeye steak sandwich plate to raise funds to support ongoing activities such as high school sponsorships, educational demonstrations, purchasing cattle equipment and sponsoring various youth and…

Read More
E.B. Gray Jewelry: A Local Institution

Virginia Gray Harris never had a middle name. That is the truth. But, her family’s last name has adorned the door of E.B. Gray Jewelry on the square in Livingston and has been a part of this community for over 100 years. And, it all started with an act of nature that prefaced a story…

Read More
Ford In Custody, Further Charges Expected

Tommy Glen Ford, who was on the run following an incident where a victim was shot at a residence on 128 Rocky Lane in Livingston, is in custody according to Overton County Sheriff John Garrett. On Sunday night, Overton County Sheriff’s Department (OSD) deputies were dispatched to the West Thomas Allen area of Putnam County,…

Read More
Now Open

Officials with the Livingston-Overton County Chamber of Commerce joined city and county officials recently to celebrate the ribbon cutting at Hour O Matic Cleaners, located at Miss Clean Laundry in Livingston. Owners Wayne and Shawna Gaw offer a variety of professional dry cleaning and other services. For more on this story, pick up a copy…

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