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School Board Looks At E-Learning

Overton County students may soon take a small leap into a more technical form of learning and information transfer. Last Thursday night, the Overton County Board of Education held a specially called work session and meeting to consider both the approval of the 2016-17 general Purpose Schools Budget Amendment number five and to discuss the…

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Bluegrass Ablaze To Perform At Livingston’s Central Park

Bluegrass Ablaze, Volunteer State Community College’s student bluegrass ensemble, will perform on Friday, July 14 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the new Central Park located at 140 S. Spring St. in Livingston.  The event is free and open to everyone. For more of this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston…

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Fitzgerald Expansion Set To Create Over 200 New Jobs

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Fitzgerald Collision & Repair officials announced that the company will undergo a major expansion in the Upper Cumberland and create 220 new jobs in the region. Fitzgerald Collision & Repair will invest $9 million to expand its existing facility in Rickman…

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Livingston Receives Municipal League Award

Grant Funds, citizen and civic cooperation, and diligence by city officials culminated in the realization of a new municipal park bringing new opportunities for health, recreation and revitalization for the city of Livingston. In recognition of all the efforts made to create the newly opened Livingston Central Park, the Tennessee Municipal League presented the city…

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LA Baseball Holds Camp

Dreams are realized through hard work and fundamentals. To many kids, the ultimate dream is to become a professional baseball player. To others, the dream of the diamond is just to start on their team. And, there are still others who simply want to become the best player they can be. For more stories like…

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County Tax Rate Remains Unchanged

Residents of Overton County can breathe a sigh of relief, as their property taxes won’t be going up any time soon – at least not this year. Overton County Commissioners approved a property tax rate of $2.25 per $100 of assessed value for 2017-2018 at last night’s commissioners meeting. The rate, which is the same…

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Obituaries

Jackson Co. Sentinel 11-22-16

Ronnie Bess Residential Painter Ronnie Bess, 51, passed away Nov. 12 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Nov. 16 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Alan Judd officiating. The family has chosen cremation. Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. He was born Dec. 22, 1964 in Bedford County,…

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Enterprise 11-22-16

Aaron Dorsey Private graveside services for Mr. Aaron Lamont Dorsey, 94, of Livingston, Tenn. were conducted Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 from Overton County Memorial Gardens. Speck Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Dorsey passed away on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016 at Livingston Regional Hospital surrounded by his family. Born Aug. 21, 1922…

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Citizen Statesman 11-15-16

Dennis Odell Moore Dennis Odell Moore, 71 of Moss, passed away Nov. 8 at Cumberland River Hospital. Funeral services were held Nov. 11 from the chapel of the Hall Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Moore Cemetery in Moss. He was born Dec. 15, 1944 in Monroe County, Ky. He worked for 15 years at…

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Recent News

School Board Looks At E-Learning

Overton County students may soon take a small leap into a more technical form of learning and information transfer. Last Thursday night, the Overton County Board of Education held a specially called work session and meeting to consider both the approval of the 2016-17 general Purpose Schools Budget Amendment number five and to discuss the…

Read More
Bluegrass Ablaze To Perform At Livingston’s Central Park

Bluegrass Ablaze, Volunteer State Community College’s student bluegrass ensemble, will perform on Friday, July 14 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the new Central Park located at 140 S. Spring St. in Livingston.  The event is free and open to everyone. For more of this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston…

Read More
Fitzgerald Expansion Set To Create Over 200 New Jobs

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe and Fitzgerald Collision & Repair officials announced that the company will undergo a major expansion in the Upper Cumberland and create 220 new jobs in the region. Fitzgerald Collision & Repair will invest $9 million to expand its existing facility in Rickman…

Read More
Livingston Receives Municipal League Award

Grant Funds, citizen and civic cooperation, and diligence by city officials culminated in the realization of a new municipal park bringing new opportunities for health, recreation and revitalization for the city of Livingston. In recognition of all the efforts made to create the newly opened Livingston Central Park, the Tennessee Municipal League presented the city…

Read More
LA Baseball Holds Camp

Dreams are realized through hard work and fundamentals. To many kids, the ultimate dream is to become a professional baseball player. To others, the dream of the diamond is just to start on their team. And, there are still others who simply want to become the best player they can be. For more stories like…

Read More
County Tax Rate Remains Unchanged

Residents of Overton County can breathe a sigh of relief, as their property taxes won’t be going up any time soon – at least not this year. Overton County Commissioners approved a property tax rate of $2.25 per $100 of assessed value for 2017-2018 at last night’s commissioners meeting. The rate, which is the same…

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