Be Counted In The Census Of 2020

The Jackson County Mayor Randy Heady signed a proclamation April 1, 2019 to ensure all residents of Jackson County are counted in the upcoming 2020 Decennial Census. The proclamation designates the county as a partner with the U.S. Census Bureau by encouraging residents to participate through awareness efforts until the completion of the 2020 Census.…

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JCHS Graduation Ceremony Held

Jaryn Scantland is the 2019 Valedictorian with an average of 98.1875. She received the Jostens, Chad and Becky Bone award, the Doyene Anderson Memorial Scholarship and the Volunteer Scholarship. She will be attending the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on…

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21st Annual Granville Heritage Day To Be Held

Historic Granville celebrates the 21st Annual Granville Heritage Day on May 25, with the theme “Solid Gold Memories : White Walls & Fender Skirts” as the town celebrates the 1960’s during 2019. The day will begin with an opening celebration at 9 a.m. as the Granville Museum celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the Museum. For…

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JCMS Graduation Ceremony Held

Be sure to check out next weeks edition of the Sentinel for more Eighth Grade Graduation 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

Obituaries 4/23/19

Lucille Raines Lucille Raines, 88, of Gainesboro, passed away April 12 at NHC Health Care Center in Cookeville. Graveside services were held April 14 at the Pharris Cemetery in McCoinsville community with Bro. Jimmy Anderson officiating. She was born March 14, 1931, in Jackson County. She was a factory worker in the garment industry and…

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Obituaries 4/16/19

John Dillard Quarles III John Dillard Quarles III died April 10, 2019, at his home in Madison, Alabama. Born in Whitleyville, TN on May 11, 1944, John was the son of the late John Dillard Quarles, Jr. and Lena Hamilton Quarles. Survivors include sisters: Rose Quarles Jackson of Palm Beach Gardens, FL and Nancy Quarles…

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Obituaries 4/9/19

Edna Flatt Roberts Edna Flatt Roberts, 104, of Gainesboro, passed away March 31, at Mabry Health Care Center. Funeral services were held April 3 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Ben Flatt and Bro. Bill Flatt officiating. Interment followed in Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone Community. She was born Sept. 7, 1914…

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Recent News

Poke Sallet Eating Contest Held

For the first time in the Poke Sallet Eating Contest there was a tie. Both winners ate seven bowls of poke sallet. To break the tie they were going to have an “eat off” but neither one really wanted any more poke sallet. So, it was decided to just split the prize. Left to right:…

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Miss Poke Sallet Named

Jaedyn Brooke Stafford was named the Poke Sallet Queen. She is the 17 year old daughter of Doug and Luanne Stafford of Gainesboro, TN. See more picutres on pg. 5-6 in this edition of the Sentinel. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands now, or…

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Former JC Judicial Charged With Theft

A 48-count indictment handed down last week, charged Patrick Martin, 48, of Gainesboro, Tennessee, with two counts of federal program theft, 30 counts of wire fraud, one count of possession of a forged security of an organization, 12 counts of failure to collect or pay employment taxes, two counts of filing false tax returns, and…

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Sidewalk Repair Underway

Repairs being done on sidewalks in town. 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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Town Approves Sidewalk Repair

The Mayor, Mr. Lloyd Williams, called the meeting to order at 7:26 p.m. Aldermen present: Roger Dale Gore, Wayne Strong, and Jackie Jenkins Jr. 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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Legals 5/7/19

STATE OF TENNESEE PROBATE COURT OF JACKSON COUNTY AT GAINESBORO   NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF: Wilma Kemp Mabrey Notice is hereby given that on the 26th day of April, 2019, Letter of Testamentary, in respect to the estate of Wilma Kemp Mabrey, deceased, who died April 4, 2019 were issued to the undersigned by…

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