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Helen E. Carter, 81, entered into rest on Monday, September 1, 2014. Mrs. Carter was born in Jackson County, the daughter of the late Vadie and Tishie Hawks Burroughs.
Pedestrian killed on Old Kings Bridge Road
An 80-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle while checking her mailbox in front of her Old Kings Bridge Road, Nicholson, home on Monday.
Nicholson woman killed while checking mailbox
An elderly Jackson County woman was killed Monday afternoon when she was struck by a car as she was checking her mailbox, according to emergency responders.
Woman arrested for leaving child in locked car
The Commerce Police Department charged a Nicholson woman with reckless conduct after she left a 3-year-old boy locked in a car with the windows up while shopping at Ingles.
Jackson County authorities seek leads on identity of entering auto suspect
The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is attempting to identify a woman they believe was involved in a rash of entering auto cases in the Staghorn subdivision of Nicholson.
Armed robbery suspects in standoff with Athens police surrender
A prolonged standoff involving police and two armed robbery suspects holed up in a home in north Athens ended Monday morning after police flushed out the suspects with tear gas.
Attempted murder charge filed in stabbing
A Nicholson man is in jail without bond on an attempted murder charge in Jackson County.
Nicholson man recovers from knife wounds, jailed for cutting wife
The attack occurred July 29 at the couple's home on Ivy Creek Drive, where deputies responded to a 911 call and found the woman in the yard with serious cuts to her neck and hand, according to the sheriff's report.
Nicholson man faces numerous charges in domestic stabbing case
Jackson County authorities Friday announced a list of charges against a man in a domestic stabbing case in Nicholson late last month.