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American Legion Hosts Breakfast Fundraiser…

Dan Hammond and past Commander Roy H. Tudor enjoy a breakfast served to them for their military service at the American Legion Post 4 and Auxiliary Unit 4 on Aug. 26. The American Legion hosted a country breakfast to help raise funds for the improvements to the old “Quonset Hut.” For more on this story,…

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Rickman Highway Wreck Snarls Traffic

A driver ran off the right side of the road on Rickman Highway Thursday afternoon and ran into a light pole, almost knocking it down. Adam Abston, 57, of Livingston, was driving south on Rickman Highway when he ran off the right side of the road and into a ditch. His white Chevy pickup truck…

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Jr. Wildcats Move To 2-0

A new head coach and new faces in the line up have not changed the Overton County Jr. Wildcats’ winning ways, as the team moved to 2-0 on the young season with a victory last Thursday. The squad, coming off of last year’s success that saw the team make it to the championship game, has…

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Drunk Driving Enforcement To Step Up For Labor Day

The end of summer is traditionally marked by the Labor Day holiday, a time for our country to reflect on the hard work of our fellow Americans. The long weekend is typically celebrated through picnics, pool parties and barbeques, as families and friends enjoy the last few days of summer before fall and winter approach.…

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Speed Limit Changes Coming For Three Roads

During the safety committee meeting last week it was approved to change the speed limits on Roaring River, Moore and Anderson roads. Roaring River road’s new speed limit is now 15 mph, Moore road is now 25 mph and Anderson road is now 35 mph. “They’re flying on these county roads and there’s no reason…

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Wildcats Open The Season With A Win

During the football game August 18 at Sparta, the L.A. Wildcats slayed the Sparta Warriors The Wildcats came ready to start their season off with a win. They were determined to play their hardest during the whole game. The score of 35-0 can show how well they played. The Wildcats scored early in the game…

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Obituaries

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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Enterprise 6-7-16

Nola Mae Needham Homemaker Funeral services for Mrs. Nola Mae Jernigan Needham, age 98 of Cookeville and formerly of Livingston, were held Saturday, June 4, at 11 a.m. at the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper-Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home. Interment followed at Good Hope Cemetery. Melinda Bilbrey and The Reverend Linda Reichenbecher officiated. Nola Mae passed away…

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Citizen Statesman 6-7-16

Lavelle Buford Lavelle Buford, 95 of Cordele, Ga.and formerly of Celina, passed away May 21 at Cumberland River Hospital. Funeral services were held May 25 at Upton Hay Funeral Home with Bro. David Threet, Mike Buford and Rev. Richard Williams officiating. Interment followed in the Fitzgerald Cemetery. She was born March 31, 1921. She spent…

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Recent News

American Legion Hosts Breakfast Fundraiser…

Dan Hammond and past Commander Roy H. Tudor enjoy a breakfast served to them for their military service at the American Legion Post 4 and Auxiliary Unit 4 on Aug. 26. The American Legion hosted a country breakfast to help raise funds for the improvements to the old “Quonset Hut.” For more on this story,…

Read More
Rickman Highway Wreck Snarls Traffic

A driver ran off the right side of the road on Rickman Highway Thursday afternoon and ran into a light pole, almost knocking it down. Adam Abston, 57, of Livingston, was driving south on Rickman Highway when he ran off the right side of the road and into a ditch. His white Chevy pickup truck…

Read More
Jr. Wildcats Move To 2-0

A new head coach and new faces in the line up have not changed the Overton County Jr. Wildcats’ winning ways, as the team moved to 2-0 on the young season with a victory last Thursday. The squad, coming off of last year’s success that saw the team make it to the championship game, has…

Read More
Drunk Driving Enforcement To Step Up For Labor Day

The end of summer is traditionally marked by the Labor Day holiday, a time for our country to reflect on the hard work of our fellow Americans. The long weekend is typically celebrated through picnics, pool parties and barbeques, as families and friends enjoy the last few days of summer before fall and winter approach.…

Read More
Speed Limit Changes Coming For Three Roads

During the safety committee meeting last week it was approved to change the speed limits on Roaring River, Moore and Anderson roads. Roaring River road’s new speed limit is now 15 mph, Moore road is now 25 mph and Anderson road is now 35 mph. “They’re flying on these county roads and there’s no reason…

Read More
Wildcats Open The Season With A Win

During the football game August 18 at Sparta, the L.A. Wildcats slayed the Sparta Warriors The Wildcats came ready to start their season off with a win. They were determined to play their hardest during the whole game. The score of 35-0 can show how well they played. The Wildcats scored early in the game…

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