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Parent Files Suit

October 20, 2020

The Overton County Board of Education has been named in a federal suit, alleging they are in violation of Civil Rights. A Livingston Academy student along with her parent, Richard Penkoski, filed suit in the United States District Court for the Middle Tennessee District on Friday, Oct. 16. The complaint alleges the district is in…

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Citizens To Restore Overton County History

October 20, 2020

A community effort to restore a historic cemetery within the Town of Livingston started over the weekend with the first of many work sessions. A community organization, Envision Livingston, has taken on the task to restore 180-year old Cash Cemetery. In last week’s edition of the Livingston Enterprise, members of Envision Livingston submitted an article…

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Sadler Honored

October 20, 2020

Dr. Diane Sadler, a long-time educator and pillar of the Overton County community, passed away and was honored with a socially distanced funeral service at Livingston Central Park last Wednesday.

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City Goes To Half Staff

October 20, 2020

As COVID-19 numbers continue to increase throughout the community, city officials make adjustments to remain functional. Town of Livingston Mayor Curtis Hayes made the announcement Monday morning that several adjustments are to be made due to city employees testing positive. For more on this story, pickup a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands…

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Masks Required In County Offices

October 20, 2020

Overton County Executive is now requiring masks to be worn when entering county offices. Beginning last Tuesday, Overton County Executive Ben Danner announced that masks are to now be worn when entering county offices as COVID-19 cases continue to ravage the community. “Our numbers are high in the entire county and they’re not dropping off,”…

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Committee Rejects LA Stadium Request

October 20, 2020

The Overton County Budget Committee voted unanimously against the proposed $8.9 million sports facility plans at a meeting last Tuesday night. School Board members met with Overton County Commissioners in a budget committee meeting last Tuesday to present the proposed stadium plans previously approved by all school board members; however, the budget committee felt as…

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Obituaries

Obituaries 9/8/20

September 8, 2020

Willadean Friedrich Willadean Friedrich, 87, of Rickman passed away Aug. 29 from her residence. Funeral services were held Sept. 2 at the chapel of Speck Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Bethlehem Cemetery. Bro. Nolen Cantrell officiated. She was born in Overton County on Oct. 4 1932. She enjoyed flowers, working in her garden, and…

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Obituaries 9/1/20

September 1, 2020

Imma Lorene Hawkins Daniels York Bentley Born July 3, 1935 at Mammy and Pappy’s home in Rickman, Tennessee Died Aug. 20, 2020 at her condo in Madison, Tenn. Imma (Lorene) was preceded in death by her father, Oliver Hawkins, and mother, Eliza Smith Hawkins, as well as her brother, Charles Hawkins, and her daughter, Mary…

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Obituaries 8/25/20

August 25, 2020

Imma Lorene Hawkins Daniels York Bentley Born 3 July 1935 at Mammy and Pappy’s home in Rickman, Tennessee Died 20 August 2020 at her condo in Madison, Tenn. Imma (Lorene) was preceded in death by her father, Oliver Hawkins, and mother, Eliza Smith Hawkins, as well as her brother, Charles Hawkins, and her daughter, Mary…

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Recent News

Parent Files Suit

October 20, 2020

The Overton County Board of Education has been named in a federal suit, alleging they are in violation of Civil Rights. A Livingston Academy student along with her parent, Richard Penkoski, filed suit in the United States District Court for the Middle Tennessee District on Friday, Oct. 16. The complaint alleges the district is in…

Read More

Citizens To Restore Overton County History

October 20, 2020

A community effort to restore a historic cemetery within the Town of Livingston started over the weekend with the first of many work sessions. A community organization, Envision Livingston, has taken on the task to restore 180-year old Cash Cemetery. In last week’s edition of the Livingston Enterprise, members of Envision Livingston submitted an article…

Read More

Sadler Honored

October 20, 2020

Dr. Diane Sadler, a long-time educator and pillar of the Overton County community, passed away and was honored with a socially distanced funeral service at Livingston Central Park last Wednesday.

Read More

City Goes To Half Staff

October 20, 2020

As COVID-19 numbers continue to increase throughout the community, city officials make adjustments to remain functional. Town of Livingston Mayor Curtis Hayes made the announcement Monday morning that several adjustments are to be made due to city employees testing positive. For more on this story, pickup a copy of this week’s Livingston Enterprise on newsstands…

Read More

Masks Required In County Offices

October 20, 2020

Overton County Executive is now requiring masks to be worn when entering county offices. Beginning last Tuesday, Overton County Executive Ben Danner announced that masks are to now be worn when entering county offices as COVID-19 cases continue to ravage the community. “Our numbers are high in the entire county and they’re not dropping off,”…

Read More

Committee Rejects LA Stadium Request

October 20, 2020

The Overton County Budget Committee voted unanimously against the proposed $8.9 million sports facility plans at a meeting last Tuesday night. School Board members met with Overton County Commissioners in a budget committee meeting last Tuesday to present the proposed stadium plans previously approved by all school board members; however, the budget committee felt as…

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