An investigation by Tennessee Comptroller’s Office, working in conjunction with Cumberland County Sheriff’s Department, has resulted in the conviction of James Botbyl, former treasurer for Fairfield Glade Volunteer Fire Department in Cumberland County.

Averitt Express recently announced two promotions as part of its Cookeville and company-wide operations. Cookeville resident Pete Ziegler has been promoted from Cookeville service center director to a new role as director of Final Mile Services, while Livingston resident Sammy Talent has bee…

She was fed up with reckless drivers speeding on the open roads surrounding her village in Sefton, England, so 71 year-old farmer Edie Pope took matters into her own hands, according to Association of Mature American Citizens [AMAC].

The State of Tennessee Department of General Services has awarded J&S Construction a 300-day contract to repair and renovate historic cabins at Standing Stone State Park.

As the 2019-20 school year begins, AAA urges motorists to slow down and stay alert in neighborhoods and school zones. With new schedules starting once again for many families, it’s critical to be aware of increased child pedestrian activity before and after school hours.

Overton County Board of Education will meet in regular session Tuesday, Aug. 20 at the Central Office, as directed by Chairman William Abston. The meeting has been moved back a week from the usual second Tuesday of the month.

Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III recently announced that a coalition of 50 Attorneys General, comprising 48 states, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, has reached a settlement with Equifax as the result of an investigation into a massive 2017 data breach.

Recently, Mark Farley, Upper Cumberland Development District and Human Resource Agency executive director, was appointed to Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) Substance Abuse Advisory Council (SAAC), a 24-member volunteer advisory group of leaders from law enforcement, recovery services, …

Upper Cumberland Development District will be moving to their newly constructed facility, located at 1104 England Drive in Cookeville, in mid-August.

Tennessee Department of Transportation has begun work on an intersection improvement project on SR-111 at SR-293 in Overton County.

When schools open for registration in Overton County on Friday, Aug. 2, last year’s traffic routes will remain in place at Livingston Academy.

Data released Thursday, July 25, by Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) indicates unemployment increased in Tennessee’s 95 counties during June 2019.

Livingston City Council will hold the regular monthly meeting Monday, Aug. 5 at 6 p.m. in the Thurman Langford Conference Room of City Hall.

Lynn Looper Seesock and her brother, Joseph Looper McCamish, recently donated 50 years worth of research that had been compiled by their 94 year-old aunt, Chesterlynn Looper Seesock.

Several new anti-crime bills took effect Monday, July 1 as the state’s new fiscal year began, including major legislation passed by the General Assembly this year reforming Tennessee’s death penalty appeals process.

Researchers who analyzed payroll-based staffing data for U.S. nursing homes discovered large daily staffing fluctuations, low weekend staffing, and daily staffing levels that often fall well below the expectations of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), all of which can increase…

United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said on the Senate floor Tuesday, July 16 that a new Trump administration rule will help curb the trend of rural hospital closures in Tennessee by updating the formula that determines how much hospitals will be reimbursed by Medicare.

Unemployment across Tennessee remains near its historic low, despite a slight increase to 3.4% in June, according to the latest data from Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD).

Overton County Schools Back to School Bash will be held in the Livingston Academy gymnasium at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 30.

Fall Branch Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Owen Caudill received a call on Wednesday, July 10 from dispatch stating a bystander observed several small children being locked in the back of a white U-Haul box truck at the I-40 446 Welcome Center in Cocke County.

Fall Branch Tennessee Highway Patrol Trooper Owen Caudill received a call on Wednesday, July 10 from dispatch stating a bystander observed several small children being locked in the back of a white U-Haul box truck at the I-40 446 Welcome Center in Cocke County.

Tennessee Redline unveiled Wednesday, July 10 its new text message capability for people seeking a referral to addiction treatment services. The number for confidential referrals via voice call or text message remains the same: 800-889-9789.