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Superintendent Mike Smith and the Board of Education continue to work on the Jackson County Public Schools Re-Opening Plan for the upcoming school year. One of the main goals is to ensure in-person instructional opportunity as much as possible. Avoiding COVID-19 infections and associated qua…

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Splash Pad? It is a possibility? I recently attended a City Council Meeting to discuss this very idea. During the last few weeks, we have been discussing this potential project. We have looked at site locations, talked to surrounding Counties and Cities, looked into equipment pricing, went t…

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Cody Tincher, 20, of Annville, KY appeared before Judge Allen B. Roberts on Monday in District court for a preliminary hearing. Tincher was charged with sexual abuse, 1st degree (Case #21-F-00077). Sexual abuse, 1st degree can either be a Class D felony or a Class C felony offense depending …

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On Friday July 23, 2021 Sheriff Paul Hays responded to a reported burglary in progress on Buncomb Road. Reportedly a neighbor had two individuals held at gunpoint.  

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The Jackson County Board of Education meets this week taking steps to get all the schools in the Jackson County Public School District ready for the upcoming school year. At the top of their list this week is the review and approval of the Jackson County School’s “Re-Opening Plan”. In additi…