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Educators Meet At Vol State

Educators from across the Upper Cumberland gathered at Volunteer State Community College at Livingston for the Upper Cumberland Education Leaders (UCEL) annual meeting. Representatives from Vol State, Tennessee College of Applied Technology and Tennessee Tech, along with several county directors of schools provided program updates and shared knowledge about current themes in education. For more…

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Driver Involved Is Arrested On Warrants

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says one person was killed in an accident involving three vehicles on Celina Highway near Livingston Boat Dock Road just after 11 a.m. Friday. According to the report of Trooper Marty Philpot, 42-year-old Jamal Johnson of Virginia Beach, Va. was driving a box truck eastbound on the road when he crossed…

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Commissioners Discuss Nursing Home Upgrades

Nine members of the Overton County Commission turned out for a work session last week to discuss the planned renovation of the Overton County Health and Rehab Center with the center’s director, Jennifer Bouldin, and the committee that oversees the facility. “We’re losing money because we don’t have private rooms,” said Commissioner Donna Savage, who…

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Alderman Questions New Hire

A relatively routine agenda item to fill a position in the city water department turned into a bit of a debate last week, as Alderman Ronald Dishman questioned the need for the employee. William Red Langford had been recommended for a job by Water Department director Jerry Dale Kennedy. Kennedy told the board that Langford…

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Former Nashville Mayor Speaks At Rotary Club

Former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean spoke to members of the Livingston Rotary Club on Monday. Dean is one of the first announced candidates running for Tennessee governor next year. 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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School Board Discusses School Security

After hearing from several school principals about the issue, members of the Overton County Board of Education are taking steps to improve security in the schools with the addition of newer camera and recording technology. The board discussed the issue at a work session last week. “When we initially bid out to try to update…

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Obituaries

Jackson Co. Sentinel 2-10-15

Fred B. Vanderpool Tool/Die Industry Fred B. Vanderpool, 81, passed away Feb. 1 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, Tenn. Memorial services were held Feb. 7 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Danny Scott and Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. The family has chosen cremation. Fred B. Vanderpool was born Dec. 15, 1933 in…

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Citizen Statesman 2-10-15

Christine Head Factory Worker Christine Head, 79 of Celina, passed away Jan. 26 at Celina Health and Rehab. Funeral services were held Jan. 28 from the chapel of the Hall Funeral Home with Bro. Dennis Miller officiating. Interment followed in the Moss Cemetery. Christine Head was born April 10, 1935 in Clay County. She worked…

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Enterprise 2-10-15

Jean Wood Masters Jean Wood Masters, 80, of Nashville and formerly of Livingston, passed away Feb. 4 at Signature Health Care-Putnam in Cookeville. Funeral services were held Feb. 7 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Jeff Monday officiating. She was born Sept. 3, 1934, in Overton County. She was a homemaker and…

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Recent News

Educators Meet At Vol State

Educators from across the Upper Cumberland gathered at Volunteer State Community College at Livingston for the Upper Cumberland Education Leaders (UCEL) annual meeting. Representatives from Vol State, Tennessee College of Applied Technology and Tennessee Tech, along with several county directors of schools provided program updates and shared knowledge about current themes in education. For more…

Read More
Driver Involved Is Arrested On Warrants

The Tennessee Highway Patrol says one person was killed in an accident involving three vehicles on Celina Highway near Livingston Boat Dock Road just after 11 a.m. Friday. According to the report of Trooper Marty Philpot, 42-year-old Jamal Johnson of Virginia Beach, Va. was driving a box truck eastbound on the road when he crossed…

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Commissioners Discuss Nursing Home Upgrades

Nine members of the Overton County Commission turned out for a work session last week to discuss the planned renovation of the Overton County Health and Rehab Center with the center’s director, Jennifer Bouldin, and the committee that oversees the facility. “We’re losing money because we don’t have private rooms,” said Commissioner Donna Savage, who…

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Alderman Questions New Hire

A relatively routine agenda item to fill a position in the city water department turned into a bit of a debate last week, as Alderman Ronald Dishman questioned the need for the employee. William Red Langford had been recommended for a job by Water Department director Jerry Dale Kennedy. Kennedy told the board that Langford…

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Former Nashville Mayor Speaks At Rotary Club

Former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean spoke to members of the Livingston Rotary Club on Monday. Dean is one of the first announced candidates running for Tennessee governor next year. 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
School Board Discusses School Security

After hearing from several school principals about the issue, members of the Overton County Board of Education are taking steps to improve security in the schools with the addition of newer camera and recording technology. The board discussed the issue at a work session last week. “When we initially bid out to try to update…

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