Fun Had At Jeep Or Treat

It wouldn’t be Halloween without Jack and Sally on hand to help hand out candy. See Inside for more pictures on page 5. 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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Facade Improvement Grants Announced

Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe recently approved $500,000 in Commercial Facade Improvement Grants to assist Tennessee communities with downtown improvements. Commercial Facade Improvement Grants are used to improve commercial buildings in downtown districts that have active revitalization programs in place through the Tennessee Main Street and…

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Crews Battle Structure Fire

Crews from Southside and Central stations along with Dodson Branch FD, JCEMS and JC Sheriff’s Dept. responded to a single wide structure fire on Bethel Palk Rd. in the early morning hours on Oct. 19. Upon arrival crews found the structure fully involved. Crews were able to quickly and safely extinguish the fire. No one…

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Obituaries 10/29/19

Wayne Sliger Graveside services for L. Wayne Sliger, 69 of Gainesboro was held Friday, October 25th, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery with full military honors. Interment will follow the service. Mr. Sliger died Friday, October 19th at Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga after a short illness. He was born on October…

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Legals 10/29/19

FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE WHEREAS, GARY WAYNE BENNETT, by a Tennessee Deed of Trust record in Trust Deed Book 75, Page 685, Register’s Office and conveyed to Henry D. Fincher, Trustee; the hereinafter described real property to secure the payment of certain indebtedness of described in the Deed of Trust, and, WHEREAS, default in the payment…

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Announcements 10/29/19

Veteran’s Lunch There will be a free veteran’s lunch at the Granville Senior Center on Nov. 7 starting at 11:30 a.m. For more information call 931-653-4647. Adult Education Program of Jackson County We are located in the UCHRA Office Jackson County ,744 School Drive, Gainesboro, Tennessee 38562 Our new hours of operation at this location…

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Three Star Grant Given

In total, TNECD is awarding $2.4 million in funding to Tennessee communities through this round of the ThreeStar grant program. The grants will be used for a variety of local community development initiatives, including education, workforce development, health, entrepreneurship and economic development programs, among others that are prioritized by the communities. For more on this…

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The Other Side Of The Lenz: Beatdown By Watertown

Watertown, the game that almost was.  This was one of the most lopsided games we have played, of course, Watertown is the #1 team the District and just about the State.  It just took 15 seconds for Watertown to show their dominance, the Devils were just outplayed, outmaneuvered and outgunned at almost every turn. For…

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Continue To Fall Back

Earlier this year, the Tennessee House advanced a proposal that would keep the state on daylight saving time year-round. “This act shall take effect on the first Sunday of November following the date on which the United States Congress amends or repeals…to authorize states to observe daylight saving time year-round, the public welfare requiring it,”…

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Obituaries 10/22/19

Jackie Lee Laughter Jackie Lee Laughter, 78, of Gainesboro passed away Oct. 17 at Mabry Health Care Center. There will be no visitation or services at the funeral Home. Interment will be in the Welch Cemetery in the New Salem community. Rev. Kelly Stockton will officiate at the service. He was born Aug. 19, 1941…

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