Overton County News Overton County News https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php 2018-04-22T02:55:05Z Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management February revenues $3.4M less than budget estimate 2018-04-17T19:27:08Z 2018-04-17T19:27:08Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31723:february-revenues-34m-less-than-budget-estimate&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p>Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Larry Martin has announced that Tennessee tax revenue fell short of budgeted estimates in February.</p> <p /> <p>Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Larry Martin has announced that Tennessee tax revenue fell short of budgeted estimates in February.</p> <p /> School Board approves 2018-19 budget 2018-04-17T19:26:35Z 2018-04-17T19:26:35Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31722:school-board-approves-2018-19-budget&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p><strong>By Dewain E. Peek,</strong><strong> OCN Editor</strong></p> <p>Overton County Board of Education approved the 2018-19 General Purpose Schools Budget during the regular monthly meeting held Tuesday, April 10 at Wilson Elementary School.</p> <p /> <p><strong>By Dewain E. Peek,</strong><strong> OCN Editor</strong></p> <p>Overton County Board of Education approved the 2018-19 General Purpose Schools Budget during the regular monthly meeting held Tuesday, April 10 at Wilson Elementary School.</p> <p /> Willow Grove cycle crash sees one airlifted 2018-04-17T19:25:25Z 2018-04-17T19:25:25Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31721:willow-grove-cycle-crash-sees-one-airlifted&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p><strong><img class="smartresize" src="images/stories/2018/04-17-18/WillowGroveMotorCycle4-17-18.jpg" border="0" width="381" height="339" /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Shared photo by Mickey Ledbetter</strong></p> <p>A red Harley-Davidson motorcycle rests on its side after it was involved in a crash that reportedly saw its rider airlifted.</p> <p /> <p><strong><img class="smartresize" src="images/stories/2018/04-17-18/WillowGroveMotorCycle4-17-18.jpg" border="0" width="381" height="339" /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Shared photo by Mickey Ledbetter</strong></p> <p>A red Harley-Davidson motorcycle rests on its side after it was involved in a crash that reportedly saw its rider airlifted.</p> <p /> Finally!Spring makes brief appearance last week 2018-04-17T19:24:19Z 2018-04-17T19:24:19Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31720:finallyspring-makes-brief-appearance-last-week&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p><strong><img class="smartresize" src="images/stories/2018/04-17-18/SpringKids4-17-18.jpg" border="0" width="458" height="343" /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>shared photo by Miranda Gantt</strong></p> <p>Enjoying spring weather at Central Park in Livingston Thursday, April 12, are Zoie Houser, Stella Gantt, HallieGrace Houser, Lilah Houser, Nate Smith, Lukas Houser, Trinitee Houser, and Zayden Gantt.</p> <p /> <p><strong><img class="smartresize" src="images/stories/2018/04-17-18/SpringKids4-17-18.jpg" border="0" width="458" height="343" /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>shared photo by Miranda Gantt</strong></p> <p>Enjoying spring weather at Central Park in Livingston Thursday, April 12, are Zoie Houser, Stella Gantt, HallieGrace Houser, Lilah Houser, Nate Smith, Lukas Houser, Trinitee Houser, and Zayden Gantt.</p> <p /> LPD issues park rules reminders 2018-04-17T19:23:10Z 2018-04-17T19:23:10Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31719:lpd-issues-park-rules-reminders&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p>Livingston Police Department issued a statement this week that will be timely, with warmer weather starting to infiltrate the area.</p> <p /> <p>Livingston Police Department issued a statement this week that will be timely, with warmer weather starting to infiltrate the area.</p> <p /> Motorist tip leads to DUI arrest Friday 2018-04-17T19:22:02Z 2018-04-17T19:22:02Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31718:motorist-tip-leads-to-dui-arrest-friday&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p><strong><img class="smartresize" src="images/stories/2018/04-17-18/DUIWomen4-17-18.jpg" border="0" width="203" height="284" /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>By Lyndon Johnson,</strong><strong> OCN Staff</strong></p> <p>An Overton County Sheriff’s Department deputy just happened to be in the right place at the right time when a motorist pulled up and reported she had been driving behind a vehicle that was having a hard time staying in its lane.</p> <p /> <p><strong><img class="smartresize" src="images/stories/2018/04-17-18/DUIWomen4-17-18.jpg" border="0" width="203" height="284" /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>By Lyndon Johnson,</strong><strong> OCN Staff</strong></p> <p>An Overton County Sheriff’s Department deputy just happened to be in the right place at the right time when a motorist pulled up and reported she had been driving behind a vehicle that was having a hard time staying in its lane.</p> <p /> County’s unemployment rate remains at 4.5% in February 2018-04-17T19:21:31Z 2018-04-17T19:21:31Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31717:countys-unemployment-rate-remains-at-45-in-february&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p>Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development released Thursday, March 29 the February 2018 unemployment rates for all Tennessee counties. The latest statistics showed improved rates for the majority of the state’s counties during the month.</p> <p /> <p>Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development released Thursday, March 29 the February 2018 unemployment rates for all Tennessee counties. The latest statistics showed improved rates for the majority of the state’s counties during the month.</p> <p /> LPD seeks tips in burglary of local business 2018-04-17T19:21:01Z 2018-04-17T19:21:01Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31716:lpd-seeks-tips-in-burglary-of-local-business&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p>Livingston Police Department is seeking assistance from the public as detectives investigate the burglary of a local business.</p> <p /> <p>Livingston Police Department is seeking assistance from the public as detectives investigate the burglary of a local business.</p> <p /> February revenues $3.4M less than budget estimate 2018-04-10T19:43:29Z 2018-04-10T19:43:29Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31660:february-revenues-34m-less-than-budget-estimate&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p>Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Larry Martin has announced that Tennessee tax revenue fell short of budgeted estimates in February.</p> <p /> <p>Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Larry Martin has announced that Tennessee tax revenue fell short of budgeted estimates in February.</p> <p /> Overton responders aid in Dickson County search 2018-04-10T19:42:18Z 2018-04-10T19:42:18Z https://www.overtoncountynews.com/OCN/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=31659:overton-responders-aid-in-dickson-county-search&catid=115:local&Itemid=181 Morgan Walters morganwalters5@gmail.com <p><strong><img class="smartresize" src="images/stories/2018/04-10-18/Rescue4-10-18.jpg" border="0" width="456" height="392" /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>submitted photo</strong></p> <p>Members of Overton County Rescue Squad and Rickman Volunteer Fire Department gather in Dickson Saturday, April 7, for a briefing before assisting with the recovery effort to find the body of Joe Clyde Daniels, the five-year-old Dickson County child allegedly beaten to death by his father, Joseph Ray Daniels, 28.</p> <p /> <p><strong><img class="smartresize" src="images/stories/2018/04-10-18/Rescue4-10-18.jpg" border="0" width="456" height="392" /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>submitted photo</strong></p> <p>Members of Overton County Rescue Squad and Rickman Volunteer Fire Department gather in Dickson Saturday, April 7, for a briefing before assisting with the recovery effort to find the body of Joe Clyde Daniels, the five-year-old Dickson County child allegedly beaten to death by his father, Joseph Ray Daniels, 28.</p> <p />