Veterans Day Program Held

The Local Girl Scouts led the crowd in the pledge of alliance to start the program. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Sentinel on newsstands now, or subscribe online at jacksoncountysentinel.net  

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Boys Golf Team Finishes Second

In a district and region tournament that finished just like the regular season, the Jackson County Boys Golf Team finished in second place. The boys were easily in second in both tournaments behind Upperman. The team advanced to region after district but only the region winner advances to state. However, Alex Barlow and Mason Wade…

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Legals 11/12/19

STATE OF TENNESSEE PROBATE COURT OF JACKSON COUNTY AT GAINESBORO NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF: Reda Gatlin Notice is hereby given that on the 7th day of November 2019, Letter of Testamentary, in respect to the estate of Reda Gatlin, deceased, who died June 27, 2019 were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court…

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JCHS Is Recognized By The State

Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn today announced that Jackson County High School for its Nursing Services Pathway is one of 74 Tennessee high schools that is leading the way in the state to become the first to receive a pathways certification from the Tennessee Department of Education. This certification recognizes strong alignment between high school programs…

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Obituaries 11/12/19

George B. Hamilton George B. Hamilton, 80, of Bloomington Springs passed away Nov. 6 at his residence. Funeral services were held Nov. 9 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Burris Cemetery on Mabry School Road. He was born Oct. 26, 1939 in Gainesboro. He was a factory…

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Gainesboro Ghost Walk Held

Pictured are three of the tour guides for the 2019 Ghost Walk. See Inside For more pictures. 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 11/5/19

Reba C. Mayberry Reba C. Mayberry, 79, of Cookeville passed away Oct. 25 at her residence. Funeral services were held Oct. 30 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Young Cemetery in the Center Grove community. She was born Dec. 27, 1939, in Putnam County. She was a factory worker at General Motors…

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Library Receives Technology Grant

Tennessee Secretary of State, Tre Hargett, visited the Library last week to present a technology grant to the Library in the amount $550. Senator Paul Bailey and Representative John Mark Windle, who have been very supportive of the library, attended for the presentation of the grant. The technology grants are provided to Tennessee public libraries…

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Governor Lee Visits Jackson County

Governor Bill Lee was in Gainesboro last Wednesday, to meet with local leaders. The Governor requested the attendees to give a presentation on their vision and efforts going on in Gainesboro and Jackson County. Loui Silvestri and Diana Mandli shared with Governor Lee why they were reopening their restaurant, The Bull & Thistle, in late…

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Announcements 11/5/19

GES to Host Veteran’s Day Program Gainesboro Elementary will be having their annual Veteran’s Day Program on Nov. 8 in the gymnasium starting at 1 p.m. Veteran’s will be recognized both past and present many different ways. There will be reception after the program and door prizes. Veteran’s Lunch There will be a free veteran’s…

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