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Speed Limit Changes Will Soon Be Taking Effect

According Chief Deputy Tim Poore, the Overton County Judicial Commissioners are doing good work, and if you are traveling on certain back roads around the county, you will have to slow down very soon. Chief Deputy Poore was on hand for the county public safety committee meeting Tuesday evening to specifically speak on the progress…

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Sheriff’s Department To See Pay Increases

Last Tuesday evening, the Overton County Salary Committee reviewed the new pay scale for the Overton County Sheriff’s Department, As of July 1, the average pay of an employee within the Overton County Sheriff’s department increased from where it was at this time last month. The board said the pay scale inches them closer to…

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School System Is Looking At H.R. Person

In order to properly vet and protect employees, a business needs a properly trained, well-established human resources representative. That is exactly the discussion the school board had on July 11 when they opened the work session prior to the school board meeting that evening. “I’ve brought it up in the past and thought it would…

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Tractor Supply Breaks Ground Here

Tractor Supply Company has begun construction in Livingston. Construction on the newest Tractor Supply store, which will be located at 1678 Roses Drive in the old Roses and Pamida building, began on July 3 and completion is expected in the fall. The Livingston Tractor Supply reportedly plans to hire 12 to 15 employees with firsthand…

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Board Of Health Yearly Meeting

Pictured are, from left, front row : Rebecca Vaughn, MS, Overton County Health Department; Debbie Johnson, Department of Health Regional Director; Christy Collins, Overton County Health Department; Leslie Holland, RN; Vickie Eldridge, Assistant Director of Schools; back row, from left: Megan Reeder, RN, CLC, Overton County Health Department; Dr. George Ivey M.D.; Rob Richardson PharmD., R&M Family Pharmacy; Ben Danner,…

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Campground Road Wreck…

Friday afternoon, Jeff Boles was heading west on Campground Road in Overton County when his vehicle slipped off the right side of the road causing him to overcorrect and skid his vehicle across the two-lane road, through a fence and into the yard of property owned by Shirley Dillon. He then headed west on foot.…

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Obituaries

Citizen Statesman 6-14-16

Dillon L. Crawford Dillon L. Crawford, 78 of Columbus, Ind., formerly of Clay County, passed away June 1 in Columbus, Ind. after an extended illness. Funeral services were held June 4 at Upton-Hay Funeral Home with Bro. Dale Reagan officiating. Interment followed in the Union Hill Cemetery. Active pallbearers included: Bill Malone, Richard Wallace, Jonathon…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 6-14-16

Russell Edward Lee Russell Edward Lee, 47, passed away June 7. A memorial service was held June 11 at Richardsville Baptist Church in Bowling Green with Bro. Kenneth Whitaker officiating. He was born Jan. 22, 1969. He was preceded in death by his brother, Richard William Lee. Surviving relatives include his father, Charles Edward Lee;…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 6-7-16

Helen Carol Kirby Bender Helen Carol Kirby Bender departed this life on May 27, 2016, at the age of 71. Born to Mildred Locke Kirby and the late John William Kirby on February 3, 1945, in Granville, Tenn.  She was a graduate of Jackson County High School. She was retired from Metro Government, Nashville, Tenn.,…

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Recent News

Speed Limit Changes Will Soon Be Taking Effect

According Chief Deputy Tim Poore, the Overton County Judicial Commissioners are doing good work, and if you are traveling on certain back roads around the county, you will have to slow down very soon. Chief Deputy Poore was on hand for the county public safety committee meeting Tuesday evening to specifically speak on the progress…

Read More
Sheriff’s Department To See Pay Increases

Last Tuesday evening, the Overton County Salary Committee reviewed the new pay scale for the Overton County Sheriff’s Department, As of July 1, the average pay of an employee within the Overton County Sheriff’s department increased from where it was at this time last month. The board said the pay scale inches them closer to…

Read More
School System Is Looking At H.R. Person

In order to properly vet and protect employees, a business needs a properly trained, well-established human resources representative. That is exactly the discussion the school board had on July 11 when they opened the work session prior to the school board meeting that evening. “I’ve brought it up in the past and thought it would…

Read More
Tractor Supply Breaks Ground Here

Tractor Supply Company has begun construction in Livingston. Construction on the newest Tractor Supply store, which will be located at 1678 Roses Drive in the old Roses and Pamida building, began on July 3 and completion is expected in the fall. The Livingston Tractor Supply reportedly plans to hire 12 to 15 employees with firsthand…

Read More
Board Of Health Yearly Meeting

Pictured are, from left, front row : Rebecca Vaughn, MS, Overton County Health Department; Debbie Johnson, Department of Health Regional Director; Christy Collins, Overton County Health Department; Leslie Holland, RN; Vickie Eldridge, Assistant Director of Schools; back row, from left: Megan Reeder, RN, CLC, Overton County Health Department; Dr. George Ivey M.D.; Rob Richardson PharmD., R&M Family Pharmacy; Ben Danner,…

Read More
Campground Road Wreck…

Friday afternoon, Jeff Boles was heading west on Campground Road in Overton County when his vehicle slipped off the right side of the road causing him to overcorrect and skid his vehicle across the two-lane road, through a fence and into the yard of property owned by Shirley Dillon. He then headed west on foot.…

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