Democrats Didn’t Have A Chance On Election Day

Another election has come and gone. Things did not fair well for the Democrat Party. Ed Butler narrowly beat out John Mark Windle in Jackson County. Ed Butler received 2,022 votes in Jackson County, 923 of those votes came from early and absentee voting while 1,099 came on Election Day. John Mark Windle, his opponent,…

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Obits 11/13/18

William R. (Bill) Medley Funeral services with military honors for Mr. William R. (Bill) Medley, age 95, of Algood, were held on Mon., Nov. 5 at Algood United Methodist Church. Pastor Albert Willis officiated at the service. The family received friends Sunday at the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home and again…

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Jackson County Man Indicted

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, with the assistance of the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, have obtained indictments for a Jackson County man accused of possessing child pornography. After receiving information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, TBI Agents began investigating Patrick Timothy Sheehan (DOB 9-3-56) in July of 2017.…

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Announcements 11/13/18

SCV Myers-Zollicoffer Camp 1990 SCV Myers-Zollicoffer Camp 1990 meets Thurs., Nov. 15, 7 p.m.. at VFW Post 5062 in Livingston, TN. Harlan Ogle speaking on “Raccoon’ John Smith, Wayne County Kentucky Pioneer and Preacher. Questions call (931) 783-3767. Fill The Cop Car Jackson County Sheriff’s Dept has teamed up with Cash Express to fill a…

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Legals 11/13/18

ORDER OF PUBLICATION   In this cause, it appearing from the Motion for Publication which is sworn to, that Defendants, Tommy Lee Moss’s and Stewardship Agreement of Tommy Lee Moss’s addresses are unknown, so that ordinary process cannot be served upon the above-named Defendants. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that said Defendants file an answer in…

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Announcements 11/6/18

Commodity Distribution The Upper Cumberland Human Resource Agency (UCHRA) will hold a commodities distribution for Jackson County, Tues., Nov. 6 at 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Fox Elementary School located at 705 School Drive in Gainesboro. Everyone must present a valid UCHRA commodity card in order to receive commodities. To sign up or…

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JCHS Welcomes New Principal

Jason Hardy has been selected as principal of Jackson County High School beginning Nov. 1. He is a 1993 graduate of JCHS and has advanced degrees from Tennessee Tech University. He has served in teaching, coaching and administrative roles in Gallatin and Shelbyville prior to returning to teaching at Jackson County High School. For more…

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Superintendent Reflects

Outgoing Superintendent Joe Barlow recently had an opportunity to reflect on the successes of the school system while under his oversight. Barlow said, “I am very proud of the successes of the school system during the past fifteen years. None of this would have been possible without the hard work and dedication of all of…

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Obits 11/6/18

Edna Frances Clark Edna Frances Clark, 88, of Royal Oak, Mich., passed away Oct. 29. Funeral services were held on Nov. 1 at the Kinsey-Garrett Funeral Home in Royal Oak, Mich. Interment followed in the Oakview Cemetery in Royal Oak, Mich. She was born Feb. 9, 1930 in Gainesboro. She worked as a meat cutter…

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Legals 11/6/18

NOTICE TO CREDITORS   ESTATE OF: Bonnie Stewart Notice is hereby given that on the 26th day of October 2018, Letter of Testamentary, in respect to the estate of Bonnie Stewart, deceased, who died October 19, 2018 were issued to the undersigned by the Probated Court of Jackson County, Tennessee. All persons, resident and non-resident,…

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