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Early Voting Gets Underway

Early voting began last Thursday for the June 3 Town of Livingston election and runs through May 29. Hours are 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Election Commission office in the Joe L. Evins Community Center. Only voters who live inside the city limits or who own property that they have registered with the…

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Traffic Stop Leads To Multiple Arrests

A routine stop made by an Overton County Sheriff’s Deputy resulted in three drug related arrests Sunday evening. Matthew Ryan Whitaker, 30 of Monterey, was arrested on multiple charges: possession of drug paraphernalia and simple possession. For more on this story, pickup a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online…

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L.A. Seniors Honored

High schools around Tennessee were getting creative to celebrate seniors as traditional graduation ceremony plans were in limbo amid a statewide “stay-at-home order” and social distancing rules to slow the spread of COVID-19. As coronavirus cases began to grow in Tennessee, Director of Schools Dr. Mark Winningham closed school campuses. His current school closure order…

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County Official Warns Of Shortfalls In New Budget

Overton County Commissioners met in three different Budget Committee meetings last week to approve budget items and discuss revenue concerns. Commissioners also met with various non-profits and heard funding requests for their organizations. In their Tuesday night meeting, commissioners approved their half of the grant match for the Transportation Alternatives Program in the amount to…

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Parade Is Set To Celebrate High School Graduates

On May 16 at 4 p.m. (the date and time planned for graduation originally), Livingston Academy, Overton County Schools, the City of Livingston and Overton County are honoring the L.A. Class of 2020 with a parade. Seniors are encouraged to decorate their cars, wear their cap and gown and let parents drive them through Livingston…

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L.A. Graduation Ceremony Still Planned

The Overton County Board of Education met last Tuesday via videoconference and discussed graduation ceremony possibilities. Director of Schools Dr. Mark Winningham reiterated at the meeting that the ceremony will be tentatively scheduled with the realization that it may not be able to happen given the situation surrounding the uncertainty of COVID-19. For the time…

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Obituaries

Obituaries 4/21/20

Cecil Lloyd Thurman Cecil Thurman, 84, of Livingston passed away April 11 from Overton County Health and Rehab. Private graveside services for the family will be held at the Hunter Cove Cemetery in Allons. Officiating the services will be Rev. Christian Smith. He was born in Allons on May 27, 1935. He was a man…

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Obituaries 4/14/20

William Cloice Reeder William Cloice Reeder, 63, of the Independence Community passed away April 5 from the Overton County Health and Rehab. Graveside services were held April 7 at the Fellowship Cemetery. Bro. John Keith officiated. He was born in Overton County. Baptist in Faith, he loved farming and using his tractor and farming cattle.…

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Obituaries 4/7/20

John Warner Halsell John Warner Halsell, 77, of the Okolona Community passed away March 26 from his residence. Graveside services were held April 3 at the Okolona Cemetery. Bro. Russ Scott, Bro. Bill Downey and Bro Nolan Cantrell officiated. He was born in Overton County on Sept. 26, 1942. He was a 1959 graduate of…

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Recent News

Early Voting Gets Underway

Early voting began last Thursday for the June 3 Town of Livingston election and runs through May 29. Hours are 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Election Commission office in the Joe L. Evins Community Center. Only voters who live inside the city limits or who own property that they have registered with the…

Read More
Traffic Stop Leads To Multiple Arrests

A routine stop made by an Overton County Sheriff’s Deputy resulted in three drug related arrests Sunday evening. Matthew Ryan Whitaker, 30 of Monterey, was arrested on multiple charges: possession of drug paraphernalia and simple possession. For more on this story, pickup a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online…

Read More
L.A. Seniors Honored

High schools around Tennessee were getting creative to celebrate seniors as traditional graduation ceremony plans were in limbo amid a statewide “stay-at-home order” and social distancing rules to slow the spread of COVID-19. As coronavirus cases began to grow in Tennessee, Director of Schools Dr. Mark Winningham closed school campuses. His current school closure order…

Read More
County Official Warns Of Shortfalls In New Budget

Overton County Commissioners met in three different Budget Committee meetings last week to approve budget items and discuss revenue concerns. Commissioners also met with various non-profits and heard funding requests for their organizations. In their Tuesday night meeting, commissioners approved their half of the grant match for the Transportation Alternatives Program in the amount to…

Read More
Parade Is Set To Celebrate High School Graduates

On May 16 at 4 p.m. (the date and time planned for graduation originally), Livingston Academy, Overton County Schools, the City of Livingston and Overton County are honoring the L.A. Class of 2020 with a parade. Seniors are encouraged to decorate their cars, wear their cap and gown and let parents drive them through Livingston…

Read More
L.A. Graduation Ceremony Still Planned

The Overton County Board of Education met last Tuesday via videoconference and discussed graduation ceremony possibilities. Director of Schools Dr. Mark Winningham reiterated at the meeting that the ceremony will be tentatively scheduled with the realization that it may not be able to happen given the situation surrounding the uncertainty of COVID-19. For the time…

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