Gainesboro Gets Water System Grant

Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Commissioner Bob Martineau announced on Friday, Feb. 10 that Gainesboro will receive a low-interest loan to help make drinking water infrastructure improvements. The Town of Gainesboro will receive $648,150 for a water meters and water line replacements project to replace approximately 6,000 linear feet…

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Miss Tennessee Teen America Visits Rep. Windle And State Legislature

The reigning Miss Tennessee Teen America, Gainesboro’s Gracie Gipson, was recently honored with a proclamation by the Tennessee State General Assembly in Nashville. Gipson, a 15-year-old sophomore at Jackson County High School, was the guest of State Rep. John Mark Windle (D-Livingston) on Wednesday, Feb. 8. She was accompanied by her mother, Judge Tiffany Gipson,…

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Hardy Hits 1,000 Points

Coach Jim Brown presented Kyleigh Hardy with a basketball to congratulate her for scoring her 1,000th career point on Friday, Feb. 3 at the matchup with Monterey. For more photos, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands now, or subscribe online at jacksoncountysentinel.net.

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Sentinel Obituaries 2-21-17

Barbara (Cooper) Hammons Means Homemaker Barbara (Cooper) Hammons Means, 79, passed away Feb. 11 at her home. Funeral services were held Feb. 13 at the Chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home. Interment followed at Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. Pall bearers were James David Hammons, Josh Anderson, Johnny Adams, Chuck Adams, Kenneth Bean, and Keith Bean.…

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Jackson County Sentinel Obituaries 2-14-17

Thelma C. Fox Retired Thelma C. Fox, 87, passed away Feb. 9 at her residence. Funeral services were held Feb. 11 at Sycamore Church of Christ with Bro. Johnny Fox officiating. Interment followed at Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. She was born Oct. 23, 1929 in Detroit,…

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Sentinel Obits 2-7-17

Hugh Gene Greenwood Custom Auto Work Hugh Gene Greenwood, 76, passed away Jan. 28 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Jan. 20 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed at Lynn Cemetery. Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. He was born Aug. 5, 1940…

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Gainesboro Gets Water System Grant

Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) Commissioner Bob Martineau announced on Friday, Feb. 10 that Gainesboro will receive a low-interest loan to help make drinking water infrastructure improvements. The Town of Gainesboro will receive $648,150 for a water meters and water line replacements project to replace approximately 6,000 linear feet…

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Miss Tennessee Teen America Visits Rep. Windle And State Legislature

The reigning Miss Tennessee Teen America, Gainesboro’s Gracie Gipson, was recently honored with a proclamation by the Tennessee State General Assembly in Nashville. Gipson, a 15-year-old sophomore at Jackson County High School, was the guest of State Rep. John Mark Windle (D-Livingston) on Wednesday, Feb. 8. She was accompanied by her mother, Judge Tiffany Gipson,…

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Hardy Hits 1,000 Points

Coach Jim Brown presented Kyleigh Hardy with a basketball to congratulate her for scoring her 1,000th career point on Friday, Feb. 3 at the matchup with Monterey. For more photos, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands now, or subscribe online at jacksoncountysentinel.net.

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