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Firefighters Rescue Dog From Fire

Dark smoke billowed from broken windows making the air difficult to breathe as a fire raged within the garage of a house at 119 Vaughn Lane on Friday afternoon. Julie Coleman who, along with her husband Terry, owned the house, could hear her dog, Tebow, whimpering from behind the hot garage door. Terry then took…

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OCHR Remodel Plans Moving Ahead

Things are right on schedule in the design phase of the new rehab project, and the Overton County Health and Rehab Board is happy with the way things are moving forward in regards to the remodeling of the Overton County Health and Rehab Center, according to a statement by administrator Jennifer Bouldin during a work…

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Good Day Mate

It’s hard to tell who is more surprised when Overton County Executive Ben Danner holds a kangaroo at a recent Millard Oakley Library event. This was the opening day of Summer reading program. It was an educational show about animals by Natural History Education Co. and featured several animals. For more on this story, pick…

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Trail Of Damage

Saturday night as skies darkened and thunderstorms moved in so too did straight line winds that would end up causing damage throughout the mid-state, including Overton County. According to the Livingston Police Department there were fires caused by lightning. Lines were down all over the county including at Virginia Street, Heard Ridge Road, Honey Springs…

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Pickett Pushing For Return Of E-911

Both Overton/Pickett E-911 and the nursing home brought forth its budget to the Overton County Budget Committee last Tuesday evening, and E-911 may be seeing some big changes. OPECD Director Chris Masiongale described Overton/Pickett E- 911’s budget as close to the same as last year with the exception of a few reductions. One of those…

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Getting Fit…

The Hilham Elementary staff is the winner of the Highlands Get Fit Challenge between the Overton County Schools. The competition went from March 1 thru May 31. Danny McCoin presents the captain of Hilham, Tristica Luhn, a $500 check on behalf of the Coordinated School Health program. For more on this story, pick up a…

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Obituaries

Enterprise 7-12-16

Carol Sue Bull Carol Sue Walker Bull, 65, of Livingston passed away July 10 at Overton Count Health and Rehab Center. Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 13 from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Harris and Bro. Jimmy Dixon officiating. Burial will be in the Overton County…

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Citizen Statesman 7-12-16

Jack Reed Copass Jack Reed Copass, 78 of Moss, passed away July 2 at Celina Health and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services were held July 6 from the chapel of the Anderson & Son Funeral Home with Dale Strong officiating. Interment followed in the Mt. Vernon Cemetery. Tanner Jenkins, D.J. Laureigh, VanEric Short, Adam King, Allen…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 7-5-16

Billy Buck Retired Billy Buck, 73, passed away June 25 at his residence. Funeral services were held June 28 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Johnny Fox and Bro. Bobby Gore officiating. Interment followed at Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Pleasant Hill Cemetery Fund by contacting the funeral home.…

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Recent News

Firefighters Rescue Dog From Fire

Dark smoke billowed from broken windows making the air difficult to breathe as a fire raged within the garage of a house at 119 Vaughn Lane on Friday afternoon. Julie Coleman who, along with her husband Terry, owned the house, could hear her dog, Tebow, whimpering from behind the hot garage door. Terry then took…

Read More
OCHR Remodel Plans Moving Ahead

Things are right on schedule in the design phase of the new rehab project, and the Overton County Health and Rehab Board is happy with the way things are moving forward in regards to the remodeling of the Overton County Health and Rehab Center, according to a statement by administrator Jennifer Bouldin during a work…

Read More
Good Day Mate

It’s hard to tell who is more surprised when Overton County Executive Ben Danner holds a kangaroo at a recent Millard Oakley Library event. This was the opening day of Summer reading program. It was an educational show about animals by Natural History Education Co. and featured several animals. For more on this story, pick…

Read More
Trail Of Damage

Saturday night as skies darkened and thunderstorms moved in so too did straight line winds that would end up causing damage throughout the mid-state, including Overton County. According to the Livingston Police Department there were fires caused by lightning. Lines were down all over the county including at Virginia Street, Heard Ridge Road, Honey Springs…

Read More
Pickett Pushing For Return Of E-911

Both Overton/Pickett E-911 and the nursing home brought forth its budget to the Overton County Budget Committee last Tuesday evening, and E-911 may be seeing some big changes. OPECD Director Chris Masiongale described Overton/Pickett E- 911’s budget as close to the same as last year with the exception of a few reductions. One of those…

Read More
Getting Fit…

The Hilham Elementary staff is the winner of the Highlands Get Fit Challenge between the Overton County Schools. The competition went from March 1 thru May 31. Danny McCoin presents the captain of Hilham, Tristica Luhn, a $500 check on behalf of the Coordinated School Health program. For more on this story, pick up a…

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