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LRH Joining New Company

November 2, 2021

Livingston Regional Hospital will soon be under a new ownership group. Current owner, HighPoint Health System, made that announcement on Oct. 26. After HighPoint’s planned acquisition of Louisville-based Kindred Healthcare is complete, LRH, along with 18 other of LifePoint’s hospitals and healthcare facilities, will become part of a new company, ScionHealth. David Cox, Director of…

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Fight The Flu Day Nov. 9

November 2, 2021

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be on everyone’s mind, health care workers want to also stress the importance of fighting the flu. Megan Reeder of the Overton Co. Health Department said the health department is currently offering flu shots daily, but they are about to ramp up efforts to get the community vaccinated. “We…

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School Board Updates Closing Policy

November 2, 2021

The Overton County School Board has updated its emergency closing policy to address how it handles canceling high school sporting events. According to the previous board policy, the principal of the high school was responsible to decide on canceling high school games. Under the revised policy, the decision will be made by an executive committee…

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Stadium Costs Increase, Cuts Made

October 26, 2021

A number of changes have been made to the Livingston Academy Football stadium plans in the wake of a ballooning price tag. On September 30, some members of the Overton County School Board met with the stadium’s designers. It was there that they learned the budget for the construction of a new stadium had almost…

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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating On Saturday

October 26, 2021

Halloween festivities, including trick-or-treating, in Livingston will take place on Saturday this year. Livingston Mayor Curtis Hayes said city hall had received many calls asking about the holiday since it occurs on a Sunday. Livingston joins a number of Upper Cumberland communities, including Gainesboro, that have decided to recognize Halloween on Saturday. For more on…

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County Approves Redistricting

October 26, 2021

The Overton County Commission has approved a redistricting plan. At its monthly meeting Oct. 18, commissioners approved a plan that moves 742 voters into new voting districts. The county has to approve new districts every 10 years due to U.S. Census findings. Overton County Executive Ben Danner said growth in the Rickman area, especially, caused…

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Obituaries

Sentinel 4/24/12

April 24, 2012

Syble McDonald Carter Syble McDonald Carter, 88, of Gordonsville passed away on April 11 at Livingston Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held on April 13 at the Granville United Methodist Church with Bro. Dickie Johnson officiating. Interment followed in the Granville Cemetery. Syble McDonald Carter was born on Dec. 25, 1923. She was a…

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Enterprise 4/24/12

April 24, 2012

Bertha Claudine Arney Bertha Claudine Arney, 97, of Livingston passed away on April 14 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held on April 17 at the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Kelly Rich officiating. Interment followed in Nelson Cemetery. Pallbearers included: Greg Etheredge, Craig Story, Billy Joe Holt, Brad Simmons, Curtis Hayes,…

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Citizen-Statesman 4/17/12

April 17, 2012

Lucas Keith Bilbrey Student Lucas Keith Bilbrey, 13, of Lafayette passed away April 6. Funeral services were held April 10 from the chapel of Anderson and Son Funeral Home with Bro. Witt Cook officiating. Interment followed in the Sunrise Cemetery. Active pallbearers included: David Lynch, Michael Brewington, Brandon Carnahan, Kenneth Evans, Leslie Cook, Corey Fitzpatrick…

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Recent News

LRH Joining New Company

November 2, 2021

Livingston Regional Hospital will soon be under a new ownership group. Current owner, HighPoint Health System, made that announcement on Oct. 26. After HighPoint’s planned acquisition of Louisville-based Kindred Healthcare is complete, LRH, along with 18 other of LifePoint’s hospitals and healthcare facilities, will become part of a new company, ScionHealth. David Cox, Director of…

Read More

Fight The Flu Day Nov. 9

November 2, 2021

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be on everyone’s mind, health care workers want to also stress the importance of fighting the flu. Megan Reeder of the Overton Co. Health Department said the health department is currently offering flu shots daily, but they are about to ramp up efforts to get the community vaccinated. “We…

Read More

School Board Updates Closing Policy

November 2, 2021

The Overton County School Board has updated its emergency closing policy to address how it handles canceling high school sporting events. According to the previous board policy, the principal of the high school was responsible to decide on canceling high school games. Under the revised policy, the decision will be made by an executive committee…

Read More

Stadium Costs Increase, Cuts Made

October 26, 2021

A number of changes have been made to the Livingston Academy Football stadium plans in the wake of a ballooning price tag. On September 30, some members of the Overton County School Board met with the stadium’s designers. It was there that they learned the budget for the construction of a new stadium had almost…

Read More

Halloween Trick-Or-Treating On Saturday

October 26, 2021

Halloween festivities, including trick-or-treating, in Livingston will take place on Saturday this year. Livingston Mayor Curtis Hayes said city hall had received many calls asking about the holiday since it occurs on a Sunday. Livingston joins a number of Upper Cumberland communities, including Gainesboro, that have decided to recognize Halloween on Saturday. For more on…

Read More

County Approves Redistricting

October 26, 2021

The Overton County Commission has approved a redistricting plan. At its monthly meeting Oct. 18, commissioners approved a plan that moves 742 voters into new voting districts. The county has to approve new districts every 10 years due to U.S. Census findings. Overton County Executive Ben Danner said growth in the Rickman area, especially, caused…

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