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Left to right: 8th Judicial District Attorney General Jared Effler, Attorney Jim Romer, Fentress Co. Sessions Judge Todd Burnett, TN Supreme Court Chief Justice Sharon Lee, Fentress Co. Executive J. Michael Cross, 8th Judicial District Criminal Court Judge Shayne Sexton, 8th Judidial District Chancellor Elizabeth Asbury, Architect B. Allen Hill with Upland Design Group, and Fentress County Sheriff Charles (Chucky) Cravens.

New Justice Center/Jail Dedicated Monday

The recently-completed Fen-tress County Justice Center was officially dedicated on Monday, June 29, … [Read More...]


Escapee Recaptured After Fleeing from Eye Center

A Cumberland County man  who fled authorities after being taken for medical treatment was recaptured … [Read More...]


Clarkrange Woman Charged In June 22 Shooting Incident

On June 22, 2015, officers from the Fentress County Sheriff’s Department responded to a report of a … [Read More...]


Courier Office To Be Closed July 3rd

In order for our employees to enjoy a much-deserved break and to spend the holiday weekend with … [Read More...]


THP Announces 4th of July Traffic Enforcement Strategy

State Troopers to Utilize Data-Driven Enforcement to Reduce Traffic Fatalities NASHVILLE --- The … [Read More...]

Mike Jones and Mike Wakefield study the map of the proposed improvements to a .7 mile segment of US 127 from Highway 62 intersection to Little Road during a public meeting held by the Tennessee Department of Transportation last week.

Public Meeting Held June 23 On Proposed Highway 127 (SR 28) Upgrades in Clarkrange

The Tennessee Department of Transporation (TDOT) held a public hearing on Tuesday, June 23 at the … [Read More...]



A Knoxville man, identified as Justin Hidgon, 30, sustained serious injuries in a June 25 accident … [Read More...]

Local elected officials, Chamber of Commerce representatives and several friends and well-wishers gathered with Kendall and Tommie Lee Huddleston on Friday, June 19 for a special ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially kick off the Grand Opening of the 127 Gallery, located at 458 N. Main Street in Jamestown.

127 Gallery Now Open on North Main Street

Jamestown’s newest and most unique store is now open on North Main Street. The 127 Gallery, owned … [Read More...]


Council Votes For Emergency Replacement of AC/Heat System at Water Plant; Open Road Policy With THP, Insurance Evaluation

The Jamestown City Council met in a special called session on Thursday, June 18 at the Jamestown … [Read More...]


Dedication Ceremony For New Fentress Co. Justice Center Set For Monday, June 29 at 2 p.m.

County Executive J. Michael Cross has announced that the Dedication Ceremony for the new Fentress … [Read More...]


Board of Education Announces Re-Hires for 2015-16 Year

The Fentress County Board of Education has announced the following re-hires for the 2015-16 school … [Read More...]

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