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Overton/Pickett 911 To Continue Operating As One 911 District

The request to allow a referendum on the August ballot for the “creation” of the new Pickett County Emergency Communication District (ECD) was denied Wednesday morning at a Tennessee Emergency Communications Board (TECB) meeting on the conclusion that the separation of the Overton/Pickett E-911 Communications District was not in the best interest of the public…

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Expansion Project At Nursing Home Put On Hold

The Overton County Health and Rehab (OCHR) construction project will not see any momentum for another year, according to decisions made by the OCHR Board of Directors on Friday night. “And maybe indefinitely, if things (project costs) don’t come down,” said Chairman Frank Martin after a motion was passed to reject the only bid received…

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Junior Wildcats Scrimmage Junior Bulldogs

To see more photos, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, subscribe online at livingstonenterprise.net or check out our Smug Mug at https://livingston-enterprise.smugmug.com/Enterprise/Livingston-Celina-Junior-High-Scrimmage.

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Garrett, Looper Are Re-Elected

Overton County residents gave their vote of confidence to several incumbent local officeholders as the candidate of their choice during the Overton County General Election and the statewide primaries held Thursday, Aug. 2. But there will be some new changes, as four new commissioners were elected into office. Still unofficial as the Overton County Election…

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New Traffic Routes At L.A.

In order to improve safety and efficiency, new traffic routes have been created at Livingston Academy for the 2018-2019 school year. The following traffic routes are to be in place: Parent Drop-Offs: Enter from and exit to Celina Highway between 7 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. This entrance will be closed at 7:30 a.m. and will…

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Smashed Vacant Truck Is Found In Waterloo Area

A woman who has yet to be identified appeared to have run off the roadway along Virgil Murphy Circle just outside of Overton County on Friday afternoon. Hardy’s Chapel Fire Department and Overton County Sheriff’s Department arrived on the scene after being dispatched to reported injuries at an area crossing Virgil Murphy Circle and Waterloo…

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Obituaries

Obits 7/24/18

Bessie Wright Factory Worker Bessie Emogene Wright, 87 of Cookeville, passed away from this life on June 24 at the Bethesda Health Care Center in Cookeville. Funeral services were held on June 27 from the Chapel of the Hall Funeral Home of Livingston. Bro. Kerry Higgins and Bro. Jerry Buckner officated. Interment followed in the…

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Obits 7/17/18

Melinda Phillips Sipe Melinda Phillips Sipe, 46 of Grimsley, passed away on July 8 at her home. Funeral services were held on July 12 from the chapel of Goff Funeral Home. Rev. Jerry Payne, Sr. and Rev. Scott Smith officiated. Interment followed in the Muddy Pond Cemetery. She was born in Cookeville on April 28,…

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Obits 7/10/18

Inez Thrasher Inez Thrasher, 85 of the Fellowship Community passed away on July 8 in the comfort of her home. Funeral services were held on July 13 at Livingston First Baptist Church. Bro. Scott Allred officiated. Interment followed in the Overton County Memorial Gardens. Speck Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. She was…

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Recent News

Overton/Pickett 911 To Continue Operating As One 911 District

The request to allow a referendum on the August ballot for the “creation” of the new Pickett County Emergency Communication District (ECD) was denied Wednesday morning at a Tennessee Emergency Communications Board (TECB) meeting on the conclusion that the separation of the Overton/Pickett E-911 Communications District was not in the best interest of the public…

Read More
Expansion Project At Nursing Home Put On Hold

The Overton County Health and Rehab (OCHR) construction project will not see any momentum for another year, according to decisions made by the OCHR Board of Directors on Friday night. “And maybe indefinitely, if things (project costs) don’t come down,” said Chairman Frank Martin after a motion was passed to reject the only bid received…

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Junior Wildcats Scrimmage Junior Bulldogs

To see more photos, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, subscribe online at livingstonenterprise.net or check out our Smug Mug at https://livingston-enterprise.smugmug.com/Enterprise/Livingston-Celina-Junior-High-Scrimmage.

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Garrett, Looper Are Re-Elected

Overton County residents gave their vote of confidence to several incumbent local officeholders as the candidate of their choice during the Overton County General Election and the statewide primaries held Thursday, Aug. 2. But there will be some new changes, as four new commissioners were elected into office. Still unofficial as the Overton County Election…

Read More
New Traffic Routes At L.A.

In order to improve safety and efficiency, new traffic routes have been created at Livingston Academy for the 2018-2019 school year. The following traffic routes are to be in place: Parent Drop-Offs: Enter from and exit to Celina Highway between 7 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. This entrance will be closed at 7:30 a.m. and will…

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Smashed Vacant Truck Is Found In Waterloo Area

A woman who has yet to be identified appeared to have run off the roadway along Virgil Murphy Circle just outside of Overton County on Friday afternoon. Hardy’s Chapel Fire Department and Overton County Sheriff’s Department arrived on the scene after being dispatched to reported injuries at an area crossing Virgil Murphy Circle and Waterloo…

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