Announcements 3/19/19

Jackson County Lions Club To Meet The Jackson County Lions Club meets the fourth Thursday of each month at Helen’s Restaurant in the back room. Our next meeting will be on Thursday, March 28 at 6 p.m. It is our mission to be servants in our county and to assist those in need with eyeglasses.…

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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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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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Legals 3/19/19

SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE   Sale at public auction will be on April 3, 2019 at 10:00AM local time, at the east door, Jackson County Courthouse, 101 Main Street, Gainesboro, Tennessee pursuant to Deed of Trust executed by James E. Morgan and Virginia Clark Morgan, to Lenders First Choice TN, Trustee, as trustee for Financial Freedom…

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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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Legals 3/12/19

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE AT PUBLIC AUCTION Notice is hereby give that on the 19th day of March, 2019, at the hour of 1:00 p.m., the East entrance of the Jackson County Courthouse, in Gainesboro, Tennessee, the undersigned Successor Trustee, RANDY DODSON, designated as Successor Trustee by instrument dated March 8, 2019, and of record…

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