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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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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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Obituaries

Citizen Statesman 11-24-15

Edward Durell “Duke” Ashlock U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Edward Durell “Duke” Ashlock, 76, of the Pea Ridge Community of Clay County, passed away Nov. 17 at the Cumberland River Hospital in Celina. Funeral services were conducted Nov. 19 from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home of Celina with Bro. Ken Miller officiating. Interment followed…

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Jackson Co. Sentinel 11-24-15

Charles E. Collier Retired Law Enforcement Charles E. Collier, 64, passed away Nov. 14 at his residence. Funeral services were held Nov. 16 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed at the Collier Family cemetery. Charles E. Collier was born Aug. 10, 1951 in Jackson County. He was a retired…

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Enterprise 11-24-15

James Robert Schocke Factory Worker James Robert Schocke, 65, of Cookeville, passed away Nov. 19 at his home. Funeral services were held Nov. 23 from the chapel of Livingston Funeral Home with Bro. Donald Bryant officiating. Interment followed in the Fellowship Cemetery. He was born July 18, 1950 in Rush County, Indiana. He was a…

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Recent News

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…

Read More
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…

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…

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