February 16, 2017 RSS feed / News

Dirty work is paying off for city of Jackson

Efforts to repair streets that were damaged during the Jan. 2 storms are making progress. More...

Construction is underway for new Clarke-Washington EMC facility

Heavy equipment is preparing a site on Highway 43 north of Jackson for the future headquarters of Clarke-Washington Electric Cooperative.  The cooperative’s home has been on College Avenue in Jackson since the early 1950s. More...

Strange But True

* The next time you’re dining at a seafood restaurant, consider this tidbit: Those who study such things say that 80 percent of a crab or lobster’s dry weight is wax.  More...

Reynolds earns Chatom’s Medal of Service

The theme for the Washington County Public Library’s 24th annual art auction and dinner was “Build a Better World,” and judging by the crowd in attendance, they are off to a great start.  More...

Screening system approved for Clarke County Courthouse

A new $24,779 x-ray security screening system for the front entrance of the Clarke County Courthouse will cost the county only $2,779, thanks to a $22,000 grant from Homeland Security. More...