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E-911 Dispatch Supervisor Richard Cross (second from right) demonstrates how the dispatch center can now monitor all the school buildings in Fentress County following the installation of video equipment in all the Board of Education buildings recently.  Looking on, from left:  Director of Schools Mike Jones, Fentress County EMA Director James Bilbrey, Cross, and Fentress County Board of Education Maintenance Supervisor Robert Cooper.

Grant Purchases New Video Cameras For Added Security of School Buildings

The Fentress County Board of Education has taken advantage of a $16,000 grant from the State Board … [Read More...]

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Rescue Squad Chicken Cookout Saturday, April 4

The Fentress County Rescue Squad Annual Chicken Cookout will be held Saturday, April 4, beginning at … [Read More...]

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Holy Week Services Set March 30 Thru April 3

The Ministerial Association of Fentress County is again sponsoring Holy Week Services next … [Read More...]

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Funeral Services Held Sunday, March 29 For Juan (J.C.) Copley, 84

Mr. Juan (J.C.) Copley passed away Friday, March 27 at his home in Jamestown. Juan C. Copley was a … [Read More...]

The new Bank of Fentress County was officially welcomed to Jamestown and Fentress County with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday, March 30.  Bank of Putnam County recently acquired the former SouthEast Bank branch in Fentress County, and completed the transition during the past few weeks.  Shown cutting the ribbon is BPC Vice-Chairman of the Board Elizabeth Fournet and her father, Chairman of the Board Jack Ray (seated, front), who were joined by the bank’s Board of Directors, local elected officials, and the bank’s staff and management for the occassion.

New Bank of Fentress County Branch Officially Opened With Ribbon-Cutting Monday, March 30

Local elected officials and the Fentress County Chamber of Commerce joined with the management and … [Read More...]

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Three Injured In Sat. Accident on Hwy. 127

A grinding head-on traffic accident Saturday, March 21 on Highway 127 in the Grimsley community sent … [Read More...]

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entress Co. District Science Fair Draws Large Number of Entries

Awards for the 21st Annual Fentress County District Science Fair were held on Sunday afternoon at … [Read More...]

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Holy Week Services Set March 30 Thru April 3

The Ministerial Association of Fentress County is again sponsoring Holy Week Services next … [Read More...]

District Attorney General
JARED EFFLER

Enforce The Victims’ Bill Of Rights: Pass The Victim Life Photo Bill

By Joan Berry and District Attorney General Jared Effler For decades, it was a common practice for … [Read More...]

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23rd Sgt. Alvin C. York Memorial Shoot Set For Sat., March 28

The 23rd Annual  Sgt. Alvin C. York Memorial Shoot will be held Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the York … [Read More...]

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Funeral Services Held March 17 For Dr. John E. Hull

Dr. John E. Hull, 90, of Marietta, GA, died Thursday, March 12, 2015. Born in Fentress County, … [Read More...]

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