Tips For Going To Cummins Falls

With 282-acres, Cummins Falls State Park is an idyllic, but rugged day-use park. Located in Jackson County it is part of the Cordell Hull Watershed. For more than 100 years the swimming hole has been a popular spot for local residents. It is Tennessee’s eighth largest waterfall and is 75 feet high. What To Know…

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Awards Presented To J.C.H.S. Students

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Awards Presented To J.C.H.S. Students

For more photos from this event, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands now, or subscribe online at jacksoncountysentinel.net.

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Central Fire Dept. Responds To Fire

Jackson County’s Central Fire Department responded to a call about a vehicle on fire. The vehicle was close enough to the home that they were worried that there might damage to the residence. Central was able to extinguish the vehicle fire preventing any damage to the structure. For more on this story, pick up a…

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Obituaries

Obits 5/22/18

Billy Wade Retired Military Billy Wade of Nashville, Tenn. passed away on May 13, 2018 at the age of 89. Sgt. Wade was retired from the US Army after twenty-eight years of service. He served Honorable in WWII, the Korean Conflict and he serviced 16 months in the Korean War 1950-1951, serviced two tours in…

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Obits 5/15/18

Christine Jones Garment Worker Christine Jones, 90, passed away on May 8 at NHC Health Care of Cookeville. Funeral services were held on May 10 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Edward L. Anderson and Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. Interment followed in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone Community. She was born…

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Obits 5/8/18

Ward Kemp Store Owner Ward Kemp, 87, of Whitleyville, passed away on May 1 at Unity Medical Center in Manchester. Funeral services were held on May 5 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral home with Bro Mason Hensley officiating. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in the Stone Community. He was born Dec. 4,…

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Recent News

Awards Presented To J.C.H.S. Students

For more photos from this event, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands now, or subscribe online at jacksoncountysentinel.net.

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Central Fire Dept. Responds To Fire

Jackson County’s Central Fire Department responded to a call about a vehicle on fire. The vehicle was close enough to the home that they were worried that there might damage to the residence. Central was able to extinguish the vehicle fire preventing any damage to the structure. For more on this story, pick up a…

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Jackson Co. Awarded Funds

Jackson County has been chosen to receive $6,136 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. The selection was made by a National Board that is chaired by the Federal Emergency Management Agency and consists of representatives from The Salvation Army; American Red Cross; United Jewish Communities; Catholic Charities, USA; National Council of…

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Jackson County Seniors Celebrate Graduation

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TBI Investigating The Death Of Local Man

TBI Agents are involved in the investigation of the death of Solomon Stanley Minder, 71 of Jackson County. Officials responding to a fire at 2816 McCoinsville Road in Jackson County last Friday found a deceased individual inside the residence. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on…

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G.E.S. Soars To New Heights This Year

The third grade Science class at G.E.S. released a high-altitude weather balloon on May, 1. With the help of the Tennessee Tech STEM Center and the Tech SEDS Club (Students for the Exploration and Development of Space), Science teacher Mr. Mike lead his students in the design and building of a package that was attached…

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