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Livingston Receives Municipal League Award

Grant Funds, citizen and civic cooperation, and diligence by city officials culminated in the realization of a new municipal park bringing new opportunities for health, recreation and revitalization for the city of Livingston. In recognition of all the efforts made to create the newly opened Livingston Central Park, the Tennessee Municipal League presented the city…

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LA Baseball Holds Camp

Dreams are realized through hard work and fundamentals. To many kids, the ultimate dream is to become a professional baseball player. To others, the dream of the diamond is just to start on their team. And, there are still others who simply want to become the best player they can be. For more stories like…

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County Tax Rate Remains Unchanged

Residents of Overton County can breathe a sigh of relief, as their property taxes won’t be going up any time soon – at least not this year. Overton County Commissioners approved a property tax rate of $2.25 per $100 of assessed value for 2017-2018 at last night’s commissioners meeting. The rate, which is the same…

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Washington D.C. Educational Tour Sponsored By Twin Lakes

During the second week of June, I had the privilege of traveling to Washington, D.C. with 107 other rising seniors from across the country. The trip was called the Foundation for Rural Service Youth Tour and it was sponsored by Twin Lakes Telephone Cooperative. Twin Lakes sponsored two teens to participate in the tour this…

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Livestock Killed When Truck Overturns

A tractor-trailer overturned last week on Hwy. 84, spilling its load of livestock and injuring the driver and passengers. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, at approximately 3:30 a.m. Wednesday a 2006 Peterbilt truck was traveling north on State Route 84 loaded with 87 cows, a driver and two passengers when the driver, Justin T.…

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Crash Kills Cows

State Route 84 is tough to negotiate sometimes, especially if you are behind the wheel of an eighteen-wheeler loaded to the gills carrying livestock. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, at approximately 3:30 a.m. a 2006 Peterbilt truck was traveling north on State Route 84 loaded with 87 cows, a driver and two passengers when…

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Obituaries

Jackson Co. Sentinel 5-3-16

Dollie E. DiSanti Hairdresser Dollie E. DiSanti, 77, passed away April 24 at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. Funeral services were held April 29 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed at Scott-Red Hill Cemetery. She was born Oct. 8, 1938 in Tompkinsville, Ky. She was a hairdresser. She was preceded…

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Enterprise 5-3-16

Treva Christine Langford Factory Worker Treva Christine Langford, 94, of Hilham, passed away April 24 at Overton County Health and Rehab Center. Funeral services were held April 27 from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home in Livingston with Bro. Nolan Cantrell officiating. Interment followed in the Campground Cemetery.  She was born June 8, 1921 in…

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Citizen Statesman 5-3-16

Larry Keen Larry Keen, 66 of McMinnville and formerly of Clay County, passed away on April 22. Funeral services were held April 24 at Upton-Hay Funeral Home with Kenny Westmoreland officiating. Interment followed in the Keen Cemetery. Earl Davis, Jerry Green, Scott Gist, Michael Keen, Michael Keen Jr. and Buddy Neeley served as pallbearers. He…

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Recent News

Livingston Receives Municipal League Award

Grant Funds, citizen and civic cooperation, and diligence by city officials culminated in the realization of a new municipal park bringing new opportunities for health, recreation and revitalization for the city of Livingston. In recognition of all the efforts made to create the newly opened Livingston Central Park, the Tennessee Municipal League presented the city…

Read More
LA Baseball Holds Camp

Dreams are realized through hard work and fundamentals. To many kids, the ultimate dream is to become a professional baseball player. To others, the dream of the diamond is just to start on their team. And, there are still others who simply want to become the best player they can be. For more stories like…

Read More
County Tax Rate Remains Unchanged

Residents of Overton County can breathe a sigh of relief, as their property taxes won’t be going up any time soon – at least not this year. Overton County Commissioners approved a property tax rate of $2.25 per $100 of assessed value for 2017-2018 at last night’s commissioners meeting. The rate, which is the same…

Read More
Washington D.C. Educational Tour Sponsored By Twin Lakes

During the second week of June, I had the privilege of traveling to Washington, D.C. with 107 other rising seniors from across the country. The trip was called the Foundation for Rural Service Youth Tour and it was sponsored by Twin Lakes Telephone Cooperative. Twin Lakes sponsored two teens to participate in the tour this…

Read More
Livestock Killed When Truck Overturns

A tractor-trailer overturned last week on Hwy. 84, spilling its load of livestock and injuring the driver and passengers. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, at approximately 3:30 a.m. Wednesday a 2006 Peterbilt truck was traveling north on State Route 84 loaded with 87 cows, a driver and two passengers when the driver, Justin T.…

Read More
Crash Kills Cows

State Route 84 is tough to negotiate sometimes, especially if you are behind the wheel of an eighteen-wheeler loaded to the gills carrying livestock. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, at approximately 3:30 a.m. a 2006 Peterbilt truck was traveling north on State Route 84 loaded with 87 cows, a driver and two passengers when…

Read More

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