Obituaries 8-20-19

Wilson (Bud) Collins Mr. Wilson (Bud) Collins of the Turkey Creek Community died at 5:15 p.m. Friday evening August 9, 2019 at the St. Thomas Hospital West in Nashville with his wife Ellen, son Chuck and daughter-in-law Connie at his bedside. He was admitted August 2nd following a head injury received in a fall at…

Read More

County Inmates Receive Their Diploma

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, Sheriff Marty Hinson and his staff would like to congratulate these guys for achieving their Adult Education Diploma while incarcerated. So proud of Gregory Howard, Cody Huntley and Benjamin Patterson. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands now, or subscribe online…

Read More

Legal 8-20-19

  NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust dated August 13, 2016, executed by PATRICIA A HUDGINS, ROY L HUDGINS, conveying certain real property therein described to FIRST AMERICAN TITLE INSURANCE COMPANY, as Trustee, as same appears of record…

Read More

Cummins Falls Swimming Area Re-Opens To Public

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation has implemented a comprehensive safety improvement strategy at Cummins Falls State Park which re-opened Aug. 14. The additions will include new policies for minors, additional signage, additional safety-related information on the Cummins Falls State Park webpage, a safety education video for public viewing at the park, real-time weather…

Read More

Man Injured At Cummins Falls State Park

According to Jackson County EMS, on Saturday, Aug. 17 at approximately 1:39 p.m. Jackson County EMS crews responded to Cummins Falls State Park for a medical patient below a bluff when a young male disregarded safety orders from on duty park rangers and jumped over wooden safety rails before failing approximately 50 feet off a…

Read More

Local Man Has To Be Rescued From Water

A bad way to start a Monday. On Aug. 5, Frank Piacine of Crossville had this beautiful day all planned. He was going to go fishing at Wildwood Resort and Marina. Things didn’t go as he had planned. While attempting to launch his boat from the trailer, tragedy struck. For more on this story, pick…

Read More

Bailey And Windle Have Meeting

On Aug. 8, the Board of Trustees of the Jackson County Library met with Senator Paul Bailey and Representative John Mark Windle to request their help in solving the problem of flooding at the Library. Also in attendance were Matthew Kirby, Regional Library Director, Jeanne Schmitzer, Assistant Regional Director, Commissioners Glenda Mayberry, Doug Stafford, Paul…

Read More

Announcements 8-13-19

Welcome to Medicare Class Are you turning 65 soon and confused about Medicare benefits and choices?  The State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) is conducting a free “Welcome to Medicare” presentation at the Millard Oakley Library in Livingston on Sept. 18, from 9:30 am until 11:30 am.  The class will consist of training on Parts…

Read More

Bailey Receives Award

Senator Paul Bailey received the “Legislator of the Year” Award from the Tennessee Development District Association (TDDA) and the Upper Cumberland Development District (UCDD). Senator Bailey was presented the award on June 7 at the 2019 Grants Conference and Legislative Update held in Cookeville, Tenn. The TDDA is an association of Tennessee’s nine development districts,…

Read More

Obituaries 8-13-19

En’Rico (Rico) Lettwan Irvin En’Rico (Rico) Lettwan Irvin, 41, of Cookeville passed away on May 29. There will be a celebration of life memorial at the Lakeview Pavilion at Cane Creek Park in Cookeville on July 7, from 1 until 4 p.m. One can call (615) 294-5120 if you would like to join us, and…

Read More