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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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Ford In Custody, Further Charges Expected

Tommy Glen Ford, who was on the run following an incident where a victim was shot at a residence on 128 Rocky Lane in Livingston, is in custody according to Overton County Sheriff John Garrett. On Sunday night, Overton County Sheriff’s Department (OSD) deputies were dispatched to the West Thomas Allen area of Putnam County,…

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Officials with the Livingston-Overton County Chamber of Commerce joined city and county officials recently to celebrate the ribbon cutting at Hour O Matic Cleaners, located at Miss Clean Laundry in Livingston. Owners Wayne and Shawna Gaw offer a variety of professional dry cleaning and other services. For more on this story, pick up a copy…

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Manhunt Is On For Shooting Suspect

A manhunt is on and the man being hunted may be armed and dangerous, according to the Overton County Sheriffs Department. As previously reported in the Enterprise, on Monday April 17, shots were fired following some sort of altercation where a man was shot in the upper thigh at a residence at 128 Rocky Lane…

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Nursing Home Improvements Underway

Plans to move forward with modernization of the nursing facility in Livingston, which was approved by the County Commission on April 10, are gaining momentum quickly as schematic plans have been drawn up, presented to the Overton County Health and Rehab Board and conversation about the best time to break ground has begun. Last Thursday…

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Blocking Traffic

This van lost control on Celina highway Monday afternoon and slammed into a guardrail near the road construction in that area. Traffic was stopped in both directions for approximately 20 minutes. No EMS or Fire personnel were on the scene at the time of the photo. A full report was unavailable as of press time.…

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Obituaries

Jackson Co. Sentinel 12-15-15

Jerry Wayne Minchey Jerry Wayne Minchey, 70, passed away Oct. 12. A memorial service was held on Oct. 17 at Generation Changers Church in Nashville with Bro. Jerry Smith officiating. He was born March 3, 1945 and was a native of Jackson County. He was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Linda…

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Citizen Statesman 12-8-15

Edith (Raymond) Birkes Homemaker and Caterer Edith (Raymond) Birkes, 89, of Celina, passed away Nov. 24 at the Upper Cumberland Hospice and Palliative Care in Cookeville. Funeral services were held Nov. 27 at Upton Funeral Home with Pastor Cathy Vickers officiating. Interment followed in the Hamilton Edition of the Fitzgerald Cemetery. She was born Jan.…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 12-8-15

Edna Jackson Roberts Homemaker Edna Jackson Roberts, 95, passed away Nov. 26 at Mabry Health Care Center in Gainesboro. Private graveside services were held at Cookeville City Cemetery on Nov. 28 with Pastor Caroline Farmer officiating. Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. She was born Nov. 18, 1920 in Jackson County. She…

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Recent News

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…

Read More
Ford In Custody, Further Charges Expected

Tommy Glen Ford, who was on the run following an incident where a victim was shot at a residence on 128 Rocky Lane in Livingston, is in custody according to Overton County Sheriff John Garrett. On Sunday night, Overton County Sheriff’s Department (OSD) deputies were dispatched to the West Thomas Allen area of Putnam County,…

Read More
Now Open

Officials with the Livingston-Overton County Chamber of Commerce joined city and county officials recently to celebrate the ribbon cutting at Hour O Matic Cleaners, located at Miss Clean Laundry in Livingston. Owners Wayne and Shawna Gaw offer a variety of professional dry cleaning and other services. For more on this story, pick up a copy…

Read More
Manhunt Is On For Shooting Suspect

A manhunt is on and the man being hunted may be armed and dangerous, according to the Overton County Sheriffs Department. As previously reported in the Enterprise, on Monday April 17, shots were fired following some sort of altercation where a man was shot in the upper thigh at a residence at 128 Rocky Lane…

Read More
Nursing Home Improvements Underway

Plans to move forward with modernization of the nursing facility in Livingston, which was approved by the County Commission on April 10, are gaining momentum quickly as schematic plans have been drawn up, presented to the Overton County Health and Rehab Board and conversation about the best time to break ground has begun. Last Thursday…

Read More
Blocking Traffic

This van lost control on Celina highway Monday afternoon and slammed into a guardrail near the road construction in that area. Traffic was stopped in both directions for approximately 20 minutes. No EMS or Fire personnel were on the scene at the time of the photo. A full report was unavailable as of press time.…

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