Legals 5/26/20

IN THE CHANCERY COURT FOR JACKSON COUNTY, TENNESEE Julie E. Officer, Petitioner Vs. PATRICIA R. FAIRFIELD, Individually, And as Trustee of THE FAIRFIELD FAMILY TRUST, CAPITAL ONE BANK (USA) N.A., LVNV FUNDING, LLC., ASIGNEE OF CAPITAL ONE, and CALAVRY SPV 1, LLC., ASSIGNEE OF CHASE BANK USA, N.A., and PATRICIA FAIRFIELD SHARPE, Respondents. ORDER FOR…

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Grand Opening Of Mayberry Town

Historic Granville will celebrate the Grand Opening of Tennessee’s Mayberry Town on June 13 with a full day of celebration. The new Mayberry I Love Lucy Museum will have a ribbon cutting at 9:30 a.m. Tennessee Mayberry Town is honored to have Little Ricky of the I Love Lucy Show (he also performed as Johnny…

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Obituaries 5/26/20

Paul Newton Browand Paul Newton Browand Jr., age 92, of Gainesboro, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, May 20.2020 at his daughter’s home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on September 23, 1927 in Altoona, PA, to his parents; Paul Newton Browand Sr. and Mabel Gilmore Browand. In 1951 Paul met his future wife…

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School Board Approves Hiring Report

The Jackson County Board of Education met in regular session on Thursday, April 30, 2020, at 6 p.m. at the Central Office. Members present were Mark Brown, James Robert Childress, Amanda Taylor, Mark Allen and Marty Woolbright. Michelle Hix was absent. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Mark Brown. A motion made by…

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Stafford Resigns From Office

During the recent Jackson County Commission meeting, a vote was taken to accept Amanda Ward Stafford’s resignation. All commissioners present voted to accept her resignation. A recent state audit found discrepancies in the County Clerk’s office. There was a cash storage of $36,086.24. The clerk failed to properly document changes and deletions to receipts. The…

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Obituaries 5/19/20

Linda Hawkins Linda Hawkins, 58, of Gainesboro, passed away May 13 at her residence. Funeral services were held May 15 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Lynn Cemetery in the Burristown community. She was born Feb. 10, 1962 in Gainesboro. She worked as an RN and was…

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Cummins Falls State Park Reopens

Cummins Falls State Park reopened last Friday—but with new regulations. All visitors wishing to hike to the gorge and waterfall must apply for a safety permit. There will be a fee of $6 per permit, and visitors must apply for the permit online before they arrive to the park. Upon arrival, visitors wanting to visit…

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Legals 5/19/20

STATE OF TENNESSEE PROBATE COURT OF JACKSON COUNTY AT GAINESBORO NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF: Helen M. Gregory Notice is hereby given that on the 4th day of May, 2020, Letter of Testamentary, in respect to the estate of Helen M. Gregory, deceased, who died March 21, 2020 were issued to the undersigned by the…

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JCHS Graduates Honored

Pictured are signs made to honor the seniors graduating this year. Check out this week’s Jackson County Sentinel to view the 2020 Graduation Special Edition.

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Update Given On Pandemic

In the past two weeks since Governor Lee has ended the Safer at Home order, Tennessee mounted a significant effort to open our state. We have seen steady progress as restaurants, hair salons and retail stores have begun to open while others are taking a little while longer to reopen. Jackson County has had steady…

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