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Overton County General Sessions Court – Criminal Court Docket 05/ 09/2024

Editor’s Note: The information for the court report comes from information obtained from court records. Every effort is made to be accurate; however, mistakes can occur. The names of …

One Fatality in Tuesday Night Wreck

A head-on collision on Highway 52 left one individual dead. The incident occurred when one vehicle crossed into oncoming traffic striking a semi.  According to preliminary reports from the …

No Touchdowns Amid Tornado Warnings

The conditions were right on Wednesday, May 8, for a tornado. Parts of Overton County were under a Tornado Warning Wednesday morning then again Wednesday evening, but there were no confirmed …

Women in Agriculture Summit

Overton Extension along with the Upper Cumberland Extension Team is conducting the annual Women in Agriculture Summit Thursday, May 30, in Overton County. This is the first time the event will …

Solar Powered Energy Water Systems Field Day Scheduled

Are you interested in learning how to use solar power to provide clean water to your livestock, garden, lawn or any other item that requires water? If so, please check out the upcoming free event …
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Obituaries

Obituaries - 5/7/24

Betty Lou Lee Betty Lou Lee, 79, of Ringgold passed away Sunday, April 28, 2024. A native of Allons, Mrs. Lee has been a resident of Chattanooga for most of her life. She was a member …

On the calendar

Announcements - 3/26/24

Trash Route Schedule Change Garbage routes in the City of Livingston will temporarily change to observe Good Friday. Garbage will not be picked up on Friday, March 29. Friday's trash route will …

Legals

Legal Notices - 4/23/24

IN THE JUVENILE COURT FOR OVERTON COUNTY, TENNESSEE JANIE ANN HOUGH And GRADY HOUGH, Petitioners V. JEREMY GAILLARD Respondent, CASE NO. 24-JV-42 IN RE: …

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Boomers have a drug problem, but not the kind you might think
Baby boomers – that’s anyone born in the U.S. between 1946 and 1964 – are 20% of the population, more than 70 million Americans. Decades ago, many in that generation experimented with drugs that were both recreational and illegal. …
Since the first cellphone came out in the '80s, how have they changed?
Spokeo dove into news sources like CNN, data from researchers like Pew Research Center, and online encyclopedias to uncover the history of cellphones.
Wildfire smoke is back – fires burning across Canada are already triggering US air quality alerts in the Midwest and Plains
Dozens of wildfires are burning across Canada in May 2024 and sending unhealthy smoke blowing into the northern U.S. again. At the same time, the southeastern U.S. is getting smoke from Mexico, where …
7 things your dog wants you to know about separation anxiety
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Is AI as capable as humans? Here's how far artificial intelligence has come.
Image generation is just one area in which AI use is exploding. Verbit used data from academic research to see how AI is progressing.
Tyasha Harris scored 13 of Connecticut’s final 18 points Monday night, including two free throws with 10.9 seconds left, and the Sun kept the Indiana Fever and rookie Caitlin Clark winless through …
Boston Rex Sox star Rafael Devers set a team record when he homered for the sixth consecutive game in Monday night’s 5-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays
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Those who want to climb one of the most popular trails on Japan's iconic Mount Fuji will have to book a slot and pay a fee soon
The chief prosecutor of the world’s top war crimes court is seeking arrest warrants for Israeli and Hamas leaders, including Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
Josh Bell singled with the bases loaded in the 10th inning to give the Miami Marlins a 3-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night
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Studio Ghibli, the Japanese anime factory of surreal ecological wonders that has for 39 years spirited away moviegoers with tales of Totoros, magical jellyfish and floating castles, was celebrated …
The Philippines has blamed Chinese fishermen for a massive loss of giant clams in a disputed shoal controlled by China’s coast guard in the South China Sea and urged an international inquiry into …
Minnesota Vikings star wide receiver Justin Jefferson was absent on Monday when the Vikings held their first of 10 allowable organized team activities, according to a person with knowledge of the …
Jim Otto, the Hall of Fame center known as Mr. Raider for his durability through a litany of injuries, has died
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