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Arson Suspect Charged Again

A serial arsonist in Overton County is in trouble again, this time behind bars. The inmate in the Overton County jail is accused of trying to have a witness in his case murdered. An indictment for 39-year-old Calvin Booher was received by special agents of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for “trying to solicit the…

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L.A. Beats The Owls In Defensive Battle

Add another one to the win column for Livingston Academy. After managing only a handful of wins against the Smith County Owls over the last 20 years, Livingston Academy held on to win a 16-13 squeaker in Smith County Friday night over the No. 4 ranked Owls. Wade Neely had another big night for L.A.,…

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Hilham Man Arrested For Rape

A Hilham man was arrested for statutory rape following alleged inappropriate relations with a 15-year-old female. Joshua T. Fraley, 24 of Baptist Ridge Road in Hilham, was arrested by Clay County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Rick Lisi. Fraley was arrested for statutory rape, solicitation of a minor and contributing to the delinquency of a minor on…

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Fender Bender Stalls Traffic

A car smashed into the back of another vehicle on Bradford-Hicks Drive Friday evening, but thankfully no one was injured. The driver of the 2006 Ford Fusion, 34-year-old Amanda Tompkins, was traveling on Bradford-Hicks Drive when she said the vehicles in front of her came to an abrupt stop, leaving here with no time to…

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Champions Recognized At Upperman Game

In an intense five set game, Livingston Academy took home the win against Upperman on Sept. 21. During the first two sets, Livingston Academy dominated and it seemed the game would only last three sets. Upperman came back and won the third and fourth sets, tying up the game. Upperman continued to score through the…

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Knight Resigns As School Attorney

Chairmen and representative nominations were chosen, and elected, for the new school year when the school board met on Tuesday evening, Sept. 19. Mike Gilpatrick was nominated, and unanimously elected, to represent the Overton County school board as chairman again. William Abston was nominated, and unanimously elected, to represent the Overton County school board as…

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Obituaries

Enterprise 4-19-16

Sarah Gladys Kernell Homemaker Sarah Gladys Kernell, 102, of Taylor’s Crossroads, passed away April 15 at her granddaughter’s home. Funeral services were held April 17 from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Maynord officiating. Interment followed in the Fellowship Cemetery. She was born March 10, 1914 in Overton County. She was a…

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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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Recent News

Arson Suspect Charged Again

A serial arsonist in Overton County is in trouble again, this time behind bars. The inmate in the Overton County jail is accused of trying to have a witness in his case murdered. An indictment for 39-year-old Calvin Booher was received by special agents of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for “trying to solicit the…

Read More
L.A. Beats The Owls In Defensive Battle

Add another one to the win column for Livingston Academy. After managing only a handful of wins against the Smith County Owls over the last 20 years, Livingston Academy held on to win a 16-13 squeaker in Smith County Friday night over the No. 4 ranked Owls. Wade Neely had another big night for L.A.,…

Read More
Hilham Man Arrested For Rape

A Hilham man was arrested for statutory rape following alleged inappropriate relations with a 15-year-old female. Joshua T. Fraley, 24 of Baptist Ridge Road in Hilham, was arrested by Clay County Sheriff’s Office Lieutenant Rick Lisi. Fraley was arrested for statutory rape, solicitation of a minor and contributing to the delinquency of a minor on…

Read More
Fender Bender Stalls Traffic

A car smashed into the back of another vehicle on Bradford-Hicks Drive Friday evening, but thankfully no one was injured. The driver of the 2006 Ford Fusion, 34-year-old Amanda Tompkins, was traveling on Bradford-Hicks Drive when she said the vehicles in front of her came to an abrupt stop, leaving here with no time to…

Read More
Champions Recognized At Upperman Game

In an intense five set game, Livingston Academy took home the win against Upperman on Sept. 21. During the first two sets, Livingston Academy dominated and it seemed the game would only last three sets. Upperman came back and won the third and fourth sets, tying up the game. Upperman continued to score through the…

Read More
Knight Resigns As School Attorney

Chairmen and representative nominations were chosen, and elected, for the new school year when the school board met on Tuesday evening, Sept. 19. Mike Gilpatrick was nominated, and unanimously elected, to represent the Overton County school board as chairman again. William Abston was nominated, and unanimously elected, to represent the Overton County school board as…

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