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Back To School Bash Held

Many people attended the Back To School Bash held at Livingston Academy Monday night. Free school supplies, food and bounce houses were there for anyone to partake in. Jadyn Stang and SRO Officer Keith Smith were among the many that came out to enjoy the night. For more on this story, pick up a copy…

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Governor Announces 1.2 Million TCAT Grant

The local technology center will soon be expanding, thanks to a grant announced by the Governor Monday. Yesterday Governor Bill Haslam visited the Tennessee College of Applied Technology Livingston (TCAT Livingston) to deliver an economic and community development work-force grant worth $1.2 million to go toward expansions at the local TCAT center and Upperman High…

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The Fairest Of Them All…

Pictured are, from left: first runner up Leah Jean Parker, daughter of Keith Parker and the late Rhonda Parker; Fairest of The Fair winner and most photogenic Amy Rogers, daughter of Derek and Crystal Romines; 2016 Fairest of The Fair Makinsey Faith Perdue; second runner up Lakyn Conner and third runner up and Miss Congeniality,…

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Back-To-School Bash Is Monday

To many, the definition of the word community means more than people that live in the same geographic location, it is knowing those people can come together for a cause greater than themselves. On July 31, from 5 until 7:30 p.m., the Overton County school system will be holding it’s third annual “Back-to-School Bash” at…

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Applause Award

Arby’s was given the Applause Award by the Overton County Chamber of Commerce Thursday afternoon. Pictured are from left, front row: Rita Reagan Underhill, of the Livingston Chamber of Commerce, David Ryglerski, Arby’s Regional Manager, Melissa McCornack, representing Arby’s and City Mayor, Curtis Hayes; second row: Wanda Krantz and Kourtni Ramsey; back row: Michael Austin,…

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Nursing Home Continues Expansion Plans

Another step toward the ground breaking on the expansion of the nursing home should be happening soon, according to officials. “By the end of the month they should have the design and development phase complete,” said Board Administrator Jennifer Bouldin. Bouldin told the board the news at last week’s regular meeting at the Overton County…

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Obituaries

Obits 7/4/17

Master Braylen Henry Poore Master Braylen Henry Poore passed away June 25 at the Vanderbilt Medical Center. A gathering of family and friends was held June 29 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. He was born in Overton County on March 30, 2017. Surviving relatives include his parents, Christopher Poore and Amber Dunn and…

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Obits 6/27/17

Betty Joyce Hawkins Parsons Betty Joyce Hawkins Parsons, 81, of Nashville and formerly of Overton County, passed away June 20 at the Skyline Medical Center in Madison. Funeral services were provided from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Bo Fawbush and Dillon Holland officiated. Burial followed in the Overton County Memorial Gardens. She was…

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Obits 6/20/17

Dortha Clyda Neal Dortha Clyda Neal, 93, of Rickman passed away June 12 at Morningside of Cookeville, TN. Funeral services were held June 15 from the Chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Okolona Cemetery. Bro. Jack Honeycutt officiated. She was born on June 8, 1923. She enjoyed quilting, sewing and cooking. In…

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Recent News

Back To School Bash Held

Many people attended the Back To School Bash held at Livingston Academy Monday night. Free school supplies, food and bounce houses were there for anyone to partake in. Jadyn Stang and SRO Officer Keith Smith were among the many that came out to enjoy the night. For more on this story, pick up a copy…

Read More
Governor Announces 1.2 Million TCAT Grant

The local technology center will soon be expanding, thanks to a grant announced by the Governor Monday. Yesterday Governor Bill Haslam visited the Tennessee College of Applied Technology Livingston (TCAT Livingston) to deliver an economic and community development work-force grant worth $1.2 million to go toward expansions at the local TCAT center and Upperman High…

Read More
The Fairest Of Them All…

Pictured are, from left: first runner up Leah Jean Parker, daughter of Keith Parker and the late Rhonda Parker; Fairest of The Fair winner and most photogenic Amy Rogers, daughter of Derek and Crystal Romines; 2016 Fairest of The Fair Makinsey Faith Perdue; second runner up Lakyn Conner and third runner up and Miss Congeniality,…

Read More
Back-To-School Bash Is Monday

To many, the definition of the word community means more than people that live in the same geographic location, it is knowing those people can come together for a cause greater than themselves. On July 31, from 5 until 7:30 p.m., the Overton County school system will be holding it’s third annual “Back-to-School Bash” at…

Read More
Applause Award

Arby’s was given the Applause Award by the Overton County Chamber of Commerce Thursday afternoon. Pictured are from left, front row: Rita Reagan Underhill, of the Livingston Chamber of Commerce, David Ryglerski, Arby’s Regional Manager, Melissa McCornack, representing Arby’s and City Mayor, Curtis Hayes; second row: Wanda Krantz and Kourtni Ramsey; back row: Michael Austin,…

Read More
Nursing Home Continues Expansion Plans

Another step toward the ground breaking on the expansion of the nursing home should be happening soon, according to officials. “By the end of the month they should have the design and development phase complete,” said Board Administrator Jennifer Bouldin. Bouldin told the board the news at last week’s regular meeting at the Overton County…

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