S.R. 262 Gladdice Highway Partially Reopens

Gladdice Hwy (SR-262) is now open to one lane. It is controlled by a temporary traffic signal to allow traffic to pass through the area. The Tennessee Department of Transportation is still unsure of when the other side will open. But with more rain in the forecast it may be a while. For more on…

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Historical Museum Repairs Underway

The county historical museum was in need of some much needed repairs. It needed painting, caulking, repairing of the clap board exterior, gutters and windows. Repairs recently started on the building. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands now, or subscribe online at jacksoncountysentinel.net.

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E-7 Alphus F. Rector Sr. was in the Army Air Corps during WWII from 1937 until 1945. While in the Air Corps he served in North Africa and France as a Supply Sergeant. He was born Aug. 23, 1918 in Jackson County and passed away in 1969 in Dayton, Ohio. Holding his picture is his…

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Suspect Caught On Game Cam

On March 1, Nathan Mabery and Shawn Penley were arrested on multiple felony charges. The investigation began when a citizen in the Flynns Creek area of Jackson County notified the Sheriff’s Office about some thefts occurring on their property. The owner had placed game cameras around the property due to issues with theft. The game…

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Obituaries

Obituaries 3/19/19

Charles Edward Reeves Mr. Charles Reeves, age 88, of Murfreesboro died Friday evening March 8, 2019 at 7:15 p.m. at N. H. C. in Murfreesboro following a period of declining health. Funeral services from the Woodfin Memorial Chapel in Murfreesboro were conducted Tuesday morning March 12th at 11 a.m. with Bro. Ron Harper and Bro.…

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Obituaries 3/12/19

Jerry Junior Hall Jerry Junior Hall, 64, of Eastpointe, Mich., passed away Feb. 26 at St. John Hospital in Detroit, Mich. Graveside services and interment were held on March 7 at the Lynn Cemetery in the Burristown Community. He was born Nov. 20, 1954 in Gainesboro. He was an automotive mechanic by trade .He was…

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Obituaries 3/5/2019

Robert Louis Minshall Robert Louis Minshall, 78, of Gainesboro, TN passed 25 Feb. 2019, to join his beloved wife Wanda J. Tackett-Minshall in heaven. Surrounded by many loved ones, after a duel with cancer, he has moved on. Bob was born in St. Louis, MO to Norman L. and Olivia A. Minshall. He was “Dad”…

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S.R. 262 Gladdice Highway Partially Reopens

Gladdice Hwy (SR-262) is now open to one lane. It is controlled by a temporary traffic signal to allow traffic to pass through the area. The Tennessee Department of Transportation is still unsure of when the other side will open. But with more rain in the forecast it may be a while. For more on…

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Historical Museum Repairs Underway

The county historical museum was in need of some much needed repairs. It needed painting, caulking, repairing of the clap board exterior, gutters and windows. Repairs recently started on the building. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands now, or subscribe online at jacksoncountysentinel.net.

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Picture Donated

E-7 Alphus F. Rector Sr. was in the Army Air Corps during WWII from 1937 until 1945. While in the Air Corps he served in North Africa and France as a Supply Sergeant. He was born Aug. 23, 1918 in Jackson County and passed away in 1969 in Dayton, Ohio. Holding his picture is his…

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Suspect Caught On Game Cam

On March 1, Nathan Mabery and Shawn Penley were arrested on multiple felony charges. The investigation began when a citizen in the Flynns Creek area of Jackson County notified the Sheriff’s Office about some thefts occurring on their property. The owner had placed game cameras around the property due to issues with theft. The game…

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New Library Director Named

On March 7, during a Library Board of Trustees meeting, a new Library director was appointed. Penny Pufahl has been the interim Director since Dec. 2018 and was appointed to the position during the recent meeting. She has a lot of new ideas and some old ones that she will be implementing in the near…

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J.C. Man Charged With Assault

A Jackson County man is facing multiple charges including aggravated assault against two deputies after an incident that occurred on Saturday. Captain Dennis Thrasher and Deputy Roy Shepherd responded to a suspicious person call on McCoinsville Road at Back Field Lane where they found a man laying on a bank at the intersection with a…

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