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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Vacant Lot Cleaned Up

Just in time for Poke Sallet, the property that was going to be used for the amphitheater has been cleaned up. Rogers Group donated the gravel so that there would be no hazards or accidents with the lot. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands…

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JCHS Celebrates Prom 2019

The 2019 Jackson County High School Prom King and Prom Queen, Drake Spurlock and Regan Draper. See page 6 for more prom pictures 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 subscribe online at jacksoncountysentinel.net.

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Obituaries

Obituaries 3/12/19

Jerry Junior Hall Jerry Junior Hall, 64, of Eastpointe, Mich., passed away Feb. 26 at St. John Hospital in Detroit, Mich. Graveside services and interment were held on March 7 at the Lynn Cemetery in the Burristown Community. He was born Nov. 20, 1954 in Gainesboro. He was an automotive mechanic by trade .He was…

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Obituaries 3/5/2019

Robert Louis Minshall Robert Louis Minshall, 78, of Gainesboro, TN passed 25 Feb. 2019, to join his beloved wife Wanda J. Tackett-Minshall in heaven. Surrounded by many loved ones, after a duel with cancer, he has moved on. Bob was born in St. Louis, MO to Norman L. and Olivia A. Minshall. He was “Dad”…

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Obituaries 2/26/2019

Paul Richmond “Coach” Anderson Paul Richmond “Coach” Anderson, 86, passed away Feb. 17, 2019 in Hendersonville, Tennessee. The son of Vance and Ruby Anderson of Cookeville, TN. Paul was born on July 6, 1932 in Granville, TN and is preceded in death by brothers and sisters Madge Chaffin, Marie Clark, Brian Anderson, Nell Smith, Leo…

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Recent News

Coalition To Hold Drug Take Back

On Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Jackson County Prevention Partnership Coalition and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 17th opportunity in nine years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for…

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Officer Involved Shooting

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) is investigating the circumstances that led to an officer-involved shooting that occurred Thursday in Overton County. A report of a domestic incident on Allens Chapel Road in Hilham came in through Jackson County 911 around 7:45 a.m., according to preliminary information, and deputies with both Overton and Jackson County…

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Board Rejects School Education Savings Plan

Jackson County School Board passed a resolution opposing school vouchers and Education Savings Accounts during its regular March board meeting. Governor Bill Lee is proposing a school voucher bill in the form of an Education Savings Account (ESA) that would divert a portion of your state and local tax dollars to fund private school education…

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County Inmates Graduate; Get GED

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department would like to take the opportunity to say Congratulations to these two individuals that studied hard and accomplished their goals of receiving their High School Diploma. 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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Restriping To Be Done Around City

The Mayor, Mr. Lloyd Williams, called the meeting to order at 7:02 p.m. Aldermen present: Roger Dale Gore, Wayne Strong, and Jackie Jenkins Jr. The Pledge of Allegiance and a moment of silence, was observed by all present. For more on this story, pick up a copy of this week’s Jackson County Sentinel on newsstands…

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Clean Up Begins On Creek

Crews have been cleaning up the creek that runs along Grundy Quarles Hwy recently. In the past couple of months, when it has rained excessively, the creek has flooded and caused damage to some homes on one side of the creek. Hopefully by cleaning it up and out, this problem will not happen in the…

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