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Information on the Memorial Service on October 16, 2021 at the Jackson County Veterans Memorial on McCammon Ridge Rd beginning at 10:00 am. Traffic will be affected throughout the day and if at all possible avoid travel near the McCammon Ridge Rd and Main Street junction. Please use McCammon…

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At the most recent Jackson County Board of Education meeting, the board approved a “Test to Stay” program that will further minimize the number of student quarantines after positive confirmation of a COVID-19 case has been discovered or reported.  The Jackson County Public Schools announced …

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 Sheriff Paul Hays told the fiscal court this week that his office has seen a dramatic increase in the number of calls his office has responded to that involve violence and erratic behaviors. The Sheriff thinks this is correlated and maybe even caused by the increase in the incidence of drug…

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According to documents provided by the Jackson County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office, Sheriff Paul Hays received a call on the morning of October 08th, 2021 alleging vandalism/criminal mischief at a residence on Parrett Road. When Sheriff Hays arrived at the scene, he observed a red Chrysler t…

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On behalf of the county and the fiscal court, Judge Gabbard issued a proclamation on Monday declaring October 16, 2021 as PFC Berton J. McQueen Day. In his report to the fiscal court Judge Gabbard said, “Jackson County is getting ready to experience something that I believe we have not exper…