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City To See LED Lighting Change

The Mayor and Board of Aldermen shed some light on what kind of wattage they would like to see throughout the city in a called meeting Tuesday night, after the board sampled a selection of LED lighting fixtures with the Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation (UCEMC). The LED fixtures range in wattage – predominately from…

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Ambulance Grant App Is Approved

The Overton County Commission approved a formal resolution to apply for a grant in order to provide “adequate” ambulances in a special called meeting on Wednesday night. The resolution to apply to the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development for community development block grant funds, Resolution No. 2019-0220-01, was approved in a special called…

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Flooding Causes Road Closures; State Of Emergency Is Declared

A total of 14 counties have declared local States of Emergency in Tennessee at the time of press, including Overton County. Overton County Executive Ben Danner said his declaration was made last Thursday. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online at livingstonenterprise.net.

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Overton County Schools March Menus

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End Of An Era

The Livingston Chocolate Company, a local bottling plant with a history of producing a variety of beverages for about 54 years, was recently put up for sale and holds a sale price of $3.7 million. Former General Manager Kevin Garrett said the low-acid processing plant has seen about 50 different brands of chocolate drinks like…

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OCHR Architect Pushes For Cost Reductions

The architect for the Overton County Health and Rehab (OCHR) center is asking Mid-State Construction, Inc. for a cost reduction on several items for capital improvements at the nursing home, but the contractor reported that the nursing home would receive “no savings” on several of those items. Architect Joey Coker of HFR Design, Inc. has…

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Obituaries

Obituaries 1/15/19

Elizabeth Turner Teacher Funeral services for Mrs. Elizabeth Clydia McAlpin Turner, age 76, of Algood, was held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, January 9 in the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home. Donna Peak officiated Interment followed at Algood City Cemetery. The family received friends Tuesday from 5 – 7 p.m. and again…

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Obituaries 1/8/19

William Bruce Davis LPN William Bruce Davis, 63 of Livingston, passed away at the Overton County Health and Rehab on Dec. 17, 2018. Funeral services were held on Dec. 20 at the chapel of the Hall Funeral Home of Livingston. Douglas Hawkins officiated. Interment followed in the John L. Clark cemetery in Gainesboro. He was…

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Obits 1/1/19

Albert J. “Buddy” Kendziora, Jr. Air Force Veteran Albert J. “Buddy” Kendziora, Jr., 82 of White Plains, passed away on Dec. 22 at the Signature Healthcare in Algood. Celebration of Life services were held on Dec. 29 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Bro. Albert Willis officiated. Interment followed in the Bethlehem Cemetery. He…

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Recent News

City To See LED Lighting Change

The Mayor and Board of Aldermen shed some light on what kind of wattage they would like to see throughout the city in a called meeting Tuesday night, after the board sampled a selection of LED lighting fixtures with the Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation (UCEMC). The LED fixtures range in wattage – predominately from…

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Ambulance Grant App Is Approved

The Overton County Commission approved a formal resolution to apply for a grant in order to provide “adequate” ambulances in a special called meeting on Wednesday night. The resolution to apply to the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development for community development block grant funds, Resolution No. 2019-0220-01, was approved in a special called…

Read More
Flooding Causes Road Closures; State Of Emergency Is Declared

A total of 14 counties have declared local States of Emergency in Tennessee at the time of press, including Overton County. Overton County Executive Ben Danner said his declaration was made last Thursday. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online at livingstonenterprise.net.

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Overton County Schools March Menus
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End Of An Era

The Livingston Chocolate Company, a local bottling plant with a history of producing a variety of beverages for about 54 years, was recently put up for sale and holds a sale price of $3.7 million. Former General Manager Kevin Garrett said the low-acid processing plant has seen about 50 different brands of chocolate drinks like…

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OCHR Architect Pushes For Cost Reductions

The architect for the Overton County Health and Rehab (OCHR) center is asking Mid-State Construction, Inc. for a cost reduction on several items for capital improvements at the nursing home, but the contractor reported that the nursing home would receive “no savings” on several of those items. Architect Joey Coker of HFR Design, Inc. has…

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