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Prayer Not Quite On The Square

A group of non-denominational believers gathered at the courthouse after the planned “Prayer On The Square” was moved due to inclement weather. The group gathered in honor of National Day of Prayer. For more stories like this, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online at livingstonenterprise.net.

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Two Arrested With 44 Pounds Of Pot

Tennessee Highway Patrol and Clay County law enforcement got more than they bargained for recently during a sobriety checkpoint. On April 28 beginning at 9:30 p.m., a sobriety checkpoint was held in Clay County. The site was on State Route 53 at West Old State Route 53. Tennessee Highway Patrol Troop E personnel participating in…

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Man Charged In Arson Case

A joint investigation has resulted in an indictment for an Overton County man in connection to an ongoing arson case in Pickett County. On Dec. 19, at the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Special Agents joined investigators from Tennessee Fire Investigative Services and the Pickett County Sheriff’s Office in the investigation…

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Former Inmate Sues County For $1.5 Million

Overton County officials are having to answer to a lawsuit filed against the county by a former prisoner at the jail, a lawsuit that is asking for $1.5 million in damages. John Lucas White, who was incarcerated at the jail from April 21, 2016 until May 4, 2016, is the plaintiff in the case, which…

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Cattlemen’s Steak Fundraiser Set

The Overton County Cattlemen’s Association has planned its spring promotion and fundraiser for Friday, May 5 at the old Holt’s Family Pharmacy. The Cattlemen’s Association will serve a boneless ribeye steak sandwich plate to raise funds to support ongoing activities such as high school sponsorships, educational demonstrations, purchasing cattle equipment and sponsoring various youth and…

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E.B. Gray Jewelry: A Local Institution

Virginia Gray Harris never had a middle name. That is the truth. But, her family’s last name has adorned the door of E.B. Gray Jewelry on the square in Livingston and has been a part of this community for over 100 years. And, it all started with an act of nature that prefaced a story…

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Obituaries

Citizen Statesman 4-19-16

Patricia Gayle Cross Patricia Gayle Cross, 59 of Celina, passed away April 11 at the Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville. Funeral services were held April 15 at Upton-Hay Funeral Home with Nathan Sherrell officiating. Interment followed in the Union Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers that served included: Cary Netherton, Clifford Hume, Tim Proffitt, Spencer Proffitt, Nathan Cherry…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 4-19-16

Billy Trisdale Business Owner Billy Trisdale, 59, passed away April 2. Funeral services were held April 4 from the chapel of Anderson and Son Funeral Home in Red Boiling Springs with Pastor Kerry Dugan officiating. Interment followed at Whitley Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers were Clyde Knight and Steve Cassetty. Active pallbearers were Tim Collins, Russ Hudson,…

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Citizen Statesman 4-12-16

Karrie Sue Tinsley Singer Caregiver Karrie Sue Tinsley Singer, 38 of Allons and formerly of Celina, passed away on April 4 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held April 7 at Upton-Hay Funeral Home with Brother Donald Bryant officiating. Interment followed in the Ray Williams Cemetery in the Pea Ridge Community. Pallbearers who…

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Recent News

Prayer Not Quite On The Square

A group of non-denominational believers gathered at the courthouse after the planned “Prayer On The Square” was moved due to inclement weather. The group gathered in honor of National Day of Prayer. For more stories like this, pick up a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands now, or subscribe online at livingstonenterprise.net.

Read More
Two Arrested With 44 Pounds Of Pot

Tennessee Highway Patrol and Clay County law enforcement got more than they bargained for recently during a sobriety checkpoint. On April 28 beginning at 9:30 p.m., a sobriety checkpoint was held in Clay County. The site was on State Route 53 at West Old State Route 53. Tennessee Highway Patrol Troop E personnel participating in…

Read More
Man Charged In Arson Case

A joint investigation has resulted in an indictment for an Overton County man in connection to an ongoing arson case in Pickett County. On Dec. 19, at the request of 13th District Attorney General Bryant Dunaway, TBI Special Agents joined investigators from Tennessee Fire Investigative Services and the Pickett County Sheriff’s Office in the investigation…

Read More
Former Inmate Sues County For $1.5 Million

Overton County officials are having to answer to a lawsuit filed against the county by a former prisoner at the jail, a lawsuit that is asking for $1.5 million in damages. John Lucas White, who was incarcerated at the jail from April 21, 2016 until May 4, 2016, is the plaintiff in the case, which…

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Cattlemen’s Steak Fundraiser Set

The Overton County Cattlemen’s Association has planned its spring promotion and fundraiser for Friday, May 5 at the old Holt’s Family Pharmacy. The Cattlemen’s Association will serve a boneless ribeye steak sandwich plate to raise funds to support ongoing activities such as high school sponsorships, educational demonstrations, purchasing cattle equipment and sponsoring various youth and…

Read More
E.B. Gray Jewelry: A Local Institution

Virginia Gray Harris never had a middle name. That is the truth. But, her family’s last name has adorned the door of E.B. Gray Jewelry on the square in Livingston and has been a part of this community for over 100 years. And, it all started with an act of nature that prefaced a story…

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