Obituaries 2/23/21

Louis Ward Fuqua Louis Ward Fuqua, 90, of South Pittsburg, Tenn., passed away Feb. 14, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are not complete at this time. After graduating from Jackson County High School in Gainesboro, he joined the US Navy for four years aboard the USS Gainard (DD-706) during the Korean War. He was an…

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Structure Fire A Total Loss

In the early morning hours of Feb. 20, Jackson County Central Fire Department Crews responded to reports of a structure fire in the area of Liberty Church Rd. Upon arrival crews found a fully involved structure fire that had collapsed into the basement. Crews battled the structure fire in the snow and below freezing temps…

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Legals 2/23/21

IN THE GENERAL SESSIONS COURT FOR JACKSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE TONY DEWAYNE BURTON, Petitioner, VERSUS NO. 2020-DV-4 JAMIE NICOLE BURTON Respondent ORDER OF PUBLICATION It appearing from the petition in this case, which is shown to, that JAMIE NICOLE BURTON, reside out of state and her residence is unknown and that service of process by direct…

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Lady Blue Devils Swat The Yellow Jackets

By Matthew Stafford The Lady Blue Devils played host to the Lady Yellow Jackets in the first round of the TSSAA Girl’s District 6A Tournament on Saturday, Feb. 20. The Lady Blue Devils came out on fire ready to go toe-to-toe with the Lady Yellow Jackets. The Lady Yellow Jackets outscored the Lady Blue Devils…

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Blue Devils Split Games Against Yellow Jackets

The Blue Devils of Jackson County High School took the court against the Yellow Jackets of Trousdale County High School on Monday, Feb. 8, in a District 6 Class A battle The Lady Blue Devils (7-14) ranked #45 in Class A took the court against the Lady Yellow Jackets (2-16) ranked #66 in Class A.…

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Obituaries 2/16/21

Robbie Sue Jones Netherton Robbie Sue Jones Netherton, 69 of Gainesboro passed away Feb. 10 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services were held Feb. 14 in the Chapel of Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Matthew Scoggins officiating. Interment followed in the Pharris Cemetery. She was born June 17,…

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Community Health Center/Health Department Offers Marketplace Special Enrollment Assistance

Contact the Jackson County Community Health Center/Health Department to receive free, face-to-face assistance with applying for health insurance through the Special Enrollment Period (SEP0 for individuals and families for Marketplace coverage in response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. Jackson County Community Health Center/Health Department has certified application counselors available to assist you. Counselors will…

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Legals 2/16/21

IN THE GENERAL SESSIONS COURT FOR JACKSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE TONY DEWAYNE BURTON, Petitioner, VERSUS NO. 2020-DV-4 JAMIE NICOLE BURTON Respondent ORDER OF PUBLICATION It appearing from the petition in this case, which is shown to, that JAMIE NICOLE BURTON, reside out of state and her residence is unknown and that service of process by direct…

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Announcements 2/9/21

Sign Up at the Library Starting Feb. 15, the first eight adults and the first eight children who come to sign up for a library card will receive one free book to keep! In order to sign up for a library card, please bring a valid form of I.D. as well as proof of Jackson…

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Obituaries 2/9/21

Eddie Wayne Lawson Eddie Wayne Lawson, 56, formerly of Gainesboro, Nashville and Mt. Juliet, passed away Jan. 26 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. At his request no funeral service will be held. He had sharp wit, salty vocabulary and loved football, music and comic books. He graduated from Mt. Juliet High School and the Art…

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