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Local Women Arrested On Drug Charges

On Aug. 27 Ms. Brewington was arrested in Jackson for Trespassing. On Monday, Aug. 30, the 15th DTF and Jackson County Sheriff’s Office closed out a month long investigation. A search was conducted at the Brewington residence and farm. Officers ask Ms. Brewington how much marijuana was in the residence? She responded “maybe about an…

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Obituaries 9/07/21

Brenda Sircy Cannon Brenda Sircy Cannon, 76, of the Center Grove community, passed away Aug. 30 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Sept. 3 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Hermitage Memorial Gardens in Hermitage. She was born Sept. 18, 1944 in Jackson…

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Legals 9/07/21

SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE Sale at public auction will be on November 8, 2021 on or about 1:00PM local time, at the East door, Jackson County Courthouse, Gainesboro, Tennessee, conducted by the Substitute Trustee as identified and set forth herein below, pursuant to Deed of Trust executed by EDWARD CHESTNEY, to FNC Title Services, LLC –…

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Ribbon Cutting Held Recently

Last Thursday a Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting was held at Allen’s Market on Old Gainesboro Hwy. Allen’s Market is under new ownership. They are open daily until 9 p.m. For all your needs from gas, food, drinks, beer and more. So stop by and say hello. For more on the story, pick up a copy…

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Local Girl Attends State Championships

Korra Phillips, 7 yr old daughter of Steven and Carol Phillips of Jackson Co., wins 4th in sparring and 5th in forms (yellow belt division) at the TN State Championships in Baxter on Aug. 12. For more on the story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel.

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School Resource Officers Announced

Sheriff Marty Hinson would like to introduce this year’s School Resource Officers. Deputy Shane Stanton is back at Dodson Branch Elementary this year, Deputy Jimmy Sizemore is back at Gainesboro Elementary, Deputy Heather Mullins has been assigned to Jackson County Middle School and Deputy Josh Ford has been assigned to Jackson County High School. For…

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Tennessee National Guard Continues COVID-19 Response Amid Delta Variant

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Since March 2020, the Soldiers and Airmen of the Tennessee National Guard have been working alongside and supporting the Tennessee Department of Health, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, and various other state and local agencies to combat the spread of COVID-19. Thousands of Tennessee Guardsmen have volunteered to help during the pandemic. Over…

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Local Park Named Park Of The Year

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) has named Cummins Falls State Park in Cookeville as its Park of the Year as part of the 2021 Tennessee State Parks Awards of Excellence. “We couldn’t be more thrilled than to recognize Cummins Falls State Park with our highest award,” Jim Bryson, deputy commissioner…

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Obituaries 8/31/21

Margaret Anderson Archer Bailey Margaret Anderson Archer Bailey passed away Aug. 15 in Nashville. A private family burial will be held at a later date. She was born Sept. 15, 1953 in Gainesboro. She was a talented singer and Grammy nominated songwriter. She began her music career with The Frazier Moss String-Band where she then…

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Obituaries 8/24/21

Donald Bryant Donald Bryant, 80, of the Stone community, passed away Aug. 18 at his residence. Funeral services were held Aug. 20 at Anderson Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Jay Loyd, Bro. Les Ditto, Bro. Jordan Bryant and Bro. Joe Finch officiating. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers were Daniel…

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