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One Vehicle Is Involved In Two Separate Accidents

A wreck on Celina Highway caused the driver of a pickup truck to be transported to a local hospital, with another driver hitting the same pickup truck an hour after the first accident occurred. Originally Kelli Smith, 18, of Hopkinsville, Ky. was traveling east on Hwy. 52 Friday morning when she lost control of her…

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First Day Of School

The 2017-2018 school year is in full swing. Friday, Aug. 4 marked the first day of school for Overton County. Children at Allons Elementary came off the bus with their backpacks full of school supplies and minds ready to learn. Principal Dale Flatt stands greeting everyone to start the first day of the school year.…

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Nursing Home Expansion Is Set To Begin This Fall

A meeting at the Overton County Health and Rehab facility had board members, the project manager and the facility’s administrator discussing the plans and timeline for the new expansion to the nursing home. The architectural documents are currently over 50 percent completed, and it is estimated that the construction documents are to be completed by…

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Ripken All-Star Snag Third In State Tournament

The Livingston 11U All-Stars recently fell short in their quest to gain the 2017 Cal Ripken Baseball State Tournament for Tennessee. Still, the team fought hard for three days with the only losses coming to the eventual Champion and Runner-up. The Tournament began for Livingston against Giles County. Giles County was able to mount one…

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Road Construction Continues…

Celina highway in front of UCEMC is still currently under construction and the date of completion is set for July 31, 2018. Once complete, the section of SR-52 from near Oakley-Allons Road to Allred Street will be four lanes with shoulders and ditches and a center turning lane. The section of SR-52 from Allred Street…

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Three Injured In Rollover Wreck

A rollover accident Friday in the Hilham community sent three people to the hospital. According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a 1987 Chevrolet S-10 pickup was traveling north on Hwy. 136 when it ran off the right side of the roadway, traveled in the north ditch line, struck an earth embankment and…

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Obituaries

Obits 7/25/17

Linda Ann Sevier Linda Ann Sevier, 70, of the Baptist Ridge Community, passed away July 17 at her home. Funeral services were held July 20 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Randy Pickens officiated. Burial followed in the Maxwell Chapel Cemetery. She was born in Clay County, on January 26, 1947. She was…

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Obits 7/18/17

Dianna Kay Ledbetter Dianna Kay Ledbetter, 65, of the Allred community, passed away July 10 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held July 13 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Roger Cisco officiated. Burial followed in the Deck cemetery located in the Allred community. She was born on December 1, 1951 in…

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Obits 7/11/17

Esther Alexandria “Sandy” Stratton Sewing supervisor Esther Alexandria “Sandy” Stratton, 76, of Allons, Tenn. passed away at her residence on April 19. Her family chose cremation. She was born in Baltimore, Md. on June 29, 1940. She was a sewing supervisor for many years in La. and a factory worker in Fla. Sandy loved to…

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Recent News

One Vehicle Is Involved In Two Separate Accidents

A wreck on Celina Highway caused the driver of a pickup truck to be transported to a local hospital, with another driver hitting the same pickup truck an hour after the first accident occurred. Originally Kelli Smith, 18, of Hopkinsville, Ky. was traveling east on Hwy. 52 Friday morning when she lost control of her…

Read More
First Day Of School

The 2017-2018 school year is in full swing. Friday, Aug. 4 marked the first day of school for Overton County. Children at Allons Elementary came off the bus with their backpacks full of school supplies and minds ready to learn. Principal Dale Flatt stands greeting everyone to start the first day of the school year.…

Read More
Nursing Home Expansion Is Set To Begin This Fall

A meeting at the Overton County Health and Rehab facility had board members, the project manager and the facility’s administrator discussing the plans and timeline for the new expansion to the nursing home. The architectural documents are currently over 50 percent completed, and it is estimated that the construction documents are to be completed by…

Read More
Ripken All-Star Snag Third In State Tournament

The Livingston 11U All-Stars recently fell short in their quest to gain the 2017 Cal Ripken Baseball State Tournament for Tennessee. Still, the team fought hard for three days with the only losses coming to the eventual Champion and Runner-up. The Tournament began for Livingston against Giles County. Giles County was able to mount one…

Read More
Road Construction Continues…

Celina highway in front of UCEMC is still currently under construction and the date of completion is set for July 31, 2018. Once complete, the section of SR-52 from near Oakley-Allons Road to Allred Street will be four lanes with shoulders and ditches and a center turning lane. The section of SR-52 from Allred Street…

Read More
Three Injured In Rollover Wreck

A rollover accident Friday in the Hilham community sent three people to the hospital. According to a report from the Tennessee Highway Patrol, a 1987 Chevrolet S-10 pickup was traveling north on Hwy. 136 when it ran off the right side of the roadway, traveled in the north ditch line, struck an earth embankment and…

Read More

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