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The Sons of Confederate Veterans, Myers-Zollicoffer Camp 1990, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Capt. Sally Tompkins 2123, each initiated a new member in a joint ceremony at a recent meeting in Livingston.             For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online…

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Committee Votes To Re-Bid HVAC

Members of the Overton County Budget Committee have voted to re-bid a chiller for the Joe L. Evins Community Center after no one submitted any bids for the project as it was originally specified. County Executive Ben Danner told the committee that new specs will now be written. For more on this story, pick up…

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Fire Destroys Barn

Hoses are snaked along the ground of a hay barn fire on Turkey Town Road near the Clay County line last Tuesday. Firefighters from the Hilham Volunteer Fire Department responded to the call at about lunchtime on Tuesday and spent several hours putting out the blaze. For more on this story, pick up a copy…

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Road Blocked, No One Injured In Rollover

Two cars were involved in a wreck on Tommy Dodson Highway last Tuesday that ended up with one car on its top, but no one injured, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. Trooper Marty Philpot said Kally Smith, 19, of Cookeville, was driving a 2005 Lexus eastbound on the road and Juan Felipe, 46, of…

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Livingston Water Violates Federal Standard

No Cause For Alarm, Officials Say Some water customers in Livingston have been calling city hall with concerns after they received a notice last week from the city that the town’s water system had violated a federal drinking water standard. Mayor Curtis Hayes says about 50 customers out of the 4,500 served by the city…

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Feb. 28 Tax Deadline Is Fast Approaching

The Overton County Trustee’s office has been a busy place for the past several weeks as taxpayers rush to beat the Feb. 28 deadline to pay their 2016 county property taxes. Overton County Trustee Peggy Clark Smith says the deadline to pay the taxes before penalties begin is next Tuesday, Feb. 28. For more on…

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Obituaries

Citizen Statesman 8-2-16

Phillip “Pulley” Page Phillip Richard Page, 82 of the Free Hill Community passed away on July 25 at Signature Healthcare in Algood. Funeral services were held July 29 from the chapel of the Hall Funeral Home with Bro. Neil Pipkin officiating. Interment followed in the Free Hill Cemetery. Anthony Walthall-Hamilton, Carl Philpott Jr., Kyle Whitlow,…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 8-2-16

Danny Joe Loftis Retail Management Danny Joe Loftis, 68, passed away July 22 at his residence. Funeral services were held July 25 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed at John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery. He was born Oct. 12, 1947 in Jackson County. He worked in retail management and…

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Enterprise 8-2-16

Marie Bowman Padgett Garment Factory Worker Marie Bowman Padgett, 85, of Livingston passed away Aug. 1 at Overton County Health and Rehab Center. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home in Livingston with Bro. Tommy Harris and Bro. Freddie Looper officiating. Interment will follow…

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Recent News

The Sons of Confederate Veterans, Myers-Zollicoffer Camp 1990, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Capt. Sally Tompkins 2123, each initiated a new member in a joint ceremony at a recent meeting in Livingston.             For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online…

Read More
Committee Votes To Re-Bid HVAC

Members of the Overton County Budget Committee have voted to re-bid a chiller for the Joe L. Evins Community Center after no one submitted any bids for the project as it was originally specified. County Executive Ben Danner told the committee that new specs will now be written. For more on this story, pick up…

Read More
Fire Destroys Barn

Hoses are snaked along the ground of a hay barn fire on Turkey Town Road near the Clay County line last Tuesday. Firefighters from the Hilham Volunteer Fire Department responded to the call at about lunchtime on Tuesday and spent several hours putting out the blaze. For more on this story, pick up a copy…

Read More
Road Blocked, No One Injured In Rollover

Two cars were involved in a wreck on Tommy Dodson Highway last Tuesday that ended up with one car on its top, but no one injured, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol. Trooper Marty Philpot said Kally Smith, 19, of Cookeville, was driving a 2005 Lexus eastbound on the road and Juan Felipe, 46, of…

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Livingston Water Violates Federal Standard

No Cause For Alarm, Officials Say Some water customers in Livingston have been calling city hall with concerns after they received a notice last week from the city that the town’s water system had violated a federal drinking water standard. Mayor Curtis Hayes says about 50 customers out of the 4,500 served by the city…

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Feb. 28 Tax Deadline Is Fast Approaching

The Overton County Trustee’s office has been a busy place for the past several weeks as taxpayers rush to beat the Feb. 28 deadline to pay their 2016 county property taxes. Overton County Trustee Peggy Clark Smith says the deadline to pay the taxes before penalties begin is next Tuesday, Feb. 28. For more on…

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