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On September 06, 2019 Jackson County Sheriff Paul hays received a call that Jesse Gibson, 22, of Mc Kee, KY was traveling on McCammon Ridge Road towards McKee driving a stolen Harley Davidson motorcycle. Sheriff Hays contacted Jackson County dispatch and advised them of the information. Disp…

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Jackson Energy is sponsoring Jackson County Army veteran Jim Bryant on the September 21 Honor Flight Kentucky... Jim Bryant describes himself as “a country boy who found a home in the military.”

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The Southeastern Conference (SEC) together with the College Football Playoffs (CFP) Foundation has selected JCHS English teacher, Mrs. Heather Madden to honor as part of its “Extra Yard For Teachers” initiative. The SEC and CFP Foundation are committed to supporting teachers and bringing awa…

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County Judge Executive Shane Gabbard and the members of the fiscal court held their regular monthly meeting on Monday, September 09, 2019. Judge Gabbard formally entered Order #09032019 into the minutes of the meeting authorizing (pursuant to KRS 242.030) the placement of a “local option ele…

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Jackson County school officials, parents, guardians and students were all anxious last Wednesday when an “unsubstantiated” threat placed everyone on high alert. Superintendent Mike Smith issued the following notice via Facebook: “The Safe Schools Coordinator was made aware of a Facebook post…

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The community celebrated the 2019 Labor Day weekend with a wonderful Homecoming Fair! Over the course of an action packed week of events and activities a record number of people attended the 2019 Jackson County Fair. There was something for everyone... young & old! Clowns and magic shows…

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The community celebrated the 2019 Labor Day weekend with a wonderful Homecoming Fair! Over the course of an action packed week of events and activities a record number of people attended the 2019 Jackson County Fair. There was something for everyone... young & old! Clowns and magic shows…

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The County Clerk’s Office just received a FY 2020 Local Records Program grant from the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet in Frankfort, KY. County Clerk Donald “Duck” Moore is always looking for ways to improve service to the residents of Jackson County while saving limited county f…

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Joyce Marks will be honored as the Grand Marshall of the 2019 Homecoming Parade this coming Saturday. Marks is an exemplary citizen of Jackson County. Joyce and her husband, Melvin, moved into Jackson County in 1964 as one of the original Christian Appalachian Project volunteers.

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Commitment to Community through Operation RoundUP... Jackson Energy’s Operation RoundUP is helping the Jackson County Loan Closet serve cancer patients in the community.