November 15, 2018 RSS feed / News

Your Elected Officials

President Donald J. Trump, The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Washing-ton, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-456-1414. U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby, 304 Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C., 20510, Ph. 202-224-5744. Email: senator@shelby.senate.gov. More...

Veterans Day

A Veterans Day parade was held Saturday followed by a program at city hall. Participants included the Walker Springs Road Baptist Church Choir, the Buglers Brass Quintet and speakers from the local VFW. Jackson Police Chief Jerry Taylor, a U.S. More...

Citizen urges enforcement of laws

The Nov. 13 meeting of the Jackson City Council included a recap of the many fall themed events that have happened lately. With more than 110 vendors, the annual Fall Festival was a success. More...

Two former Jacksonians honored for service

Two former residents of Jackson were recently honored for their service in World War II. PFC David Lee Jackson and Tommie Lee Pernell enlisted in the army together, trained together, were deployed together and returned together. Dr. More...

Veterans honored

The staff of Aseracare Hospice honored local veterans with a pinning ceremony on Nov. 8 at the Jackson Senior Center. Pictured in no particular order are veterans: Raven Dodson, Willie J. More...

JFD assists at Leroy High School

Jackson Fire Department was called to assist Leroy firemen at Leroy High School Tuesday afternoon. Students and faculty reported hearing a loud pop followed by a strong odor. As a precaution students were evacuated and allowed to leave school early. More...

Rain doesn’t dampen message of hope

Candles for remembrance and hope

Despite the rain and cold weather on Friday evening, a crowd gathered into tents outside of Jackson City Hall. The weather matched the somber occasion, a candlelight vigil for suicide awareness and prevention. More...

Citizens see progress on WashCo road projects

Citizens who live on two roads in Washington County are relieved to finally see promised progress. Resurfacing on Sam Sullivan Road in Millry and Tarver Road in Wagarville was completed late last week.  More...