Jackson County Newswire

Jackson County Newswire

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  1. Jackson Co. cold case investigation marks 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Tuesday marked 10 years since a Jackson County man was brutally murdered, and there has been no arrest in the case. The pain is toughest on the man's mother, who never expected to bury her child with so many questions left unanswered.

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  2. Jackson County residents gather in opposition to one cent sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    JACKSON COUNTY, Ala. - In a few weeks, Jackson County voters will go to the polls to decide whether or not they think a one cent sales tax increase is the answer to the county's decrease in funding.

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  3. Jackson County to release cold case informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Artist drawings of what the person related to the 1978 Jackson County cold case may look like based on forensic evidence. This morning at 10:30 a.m., the Jackson County Sheriff's Office plans to release new information related to a cold case in that county.

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  4. Troopers working overnight fatal crash in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Alabama Live

    Krista Mae Adkins, 21, was driving a 2004 Chevy around 11:05 p.m. on Alabama 71, about three miles north of Rosalie, when the vehicle left the roadway and overturned. Adkins, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected, troopers report.

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  5. Inside the Statehouse: BP settlement will help, not solve, state's General Fund shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... the flags came down, Bentley announced that Google plans to convert an old coal burning power plant in rural Jackson County near Huntsville into a $600 million data center. Ironically, Bentley's decisive move to remove the flags may be looked on in ...

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  6. Inside the Statehouse: Historic Fourth of July for AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    ... the flags came down, Bentley announced that Google plans to convert an old coal burning power plant in rural Jackson County near Huntsville into a $600 million data center. Ironically, Bentley's decisive move to remove the flags may be looked on in ...

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  7. Residents in opposition of a Jackson Co. one cent sales tax proposal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    JACKSON CO., Ala. - In about a month Jackson County residents will hit the polls to vote "yes" or "no" on a one cent sales tax increase, but some residents are in opposition, saying there are other solutions.

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  8. 'Tiny Dancers' moving for a good causeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A group of young ladies in Jackson County are dancing their way to raise money for a great cause. The Seven girls live in Dutton, and have big dreams of helping others.

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  9. Farm Equipment Scam ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WTVY Dothan

    On Friday July 17th, 2015 the Jackson County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call in reference to someone selling some farm equipment from their property. The caller was calling for her Grandmother who resides in the 5000 block of Timberlane Road in Bascom, Florida.

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  10. Civil War Irregulars in the Chattanooga AreaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Berry. Lt. Col. William Gunter's 18th Alabama Partisan Ranger Battalion was based on top of Sand Mountain in Jackson County, Alabama, organized in 1862. While he transferred out in January 1863, his influence remained sufficient for the unit to be ...

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  11. Jackson County authorities looking for vandalism suspect caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Alabama Live

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is looking for information on a man who allegedly vandalized a security camera at the Flat Rock Community Center earlier this month. Ironically, the suspect's image was captured by the camera as he vandalized it in the early morning hours of July 7. The Sheriff's Office posted the photos to its Facebook page late Wednesday, asking for help identifying the suspect.

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  12. Jackson County Deputies search for security camera vandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office shared a post on it's Facebook Page from a man who shared several surveillance pictures. The person says the man vandalized the security cameras at the Flat Rock Community Center/Food Bank.

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  13. Gary Wayne Thomas Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... and two suspects cutting the lock off of one unit and stealing the property inside. On Sunday, an off duty Jackson County detective saw the suspects' vehicle parked by a camper at a camp ground, police said. On Monday, Scottsboro Police Detectives ...

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  14. Jackson County woman celebrates milestone BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    JACKSON COUNTY, Ala. - Pauline Dipierdomenico celebrated her 107th birthday Sunday afternoon, among family and friends.

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  15. Michael Howard JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A Jackson County man is jailed on charges that he financially took advantage of a woman in Scottsboro due to her age. Police say he failed to work after taking money from a woman for the work.

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  16. Judge orders Jackson Co. dam used by coal mining company remain untouchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A Jackson County judge orders that a dam used by a coal mining company remain untouched after a hearing Friday. The judge previously issued a temporary injunction after Justice Coal claimed a landowner did work on the dam that compromised its structural integrity.The landowner claims the work he did made it safer. 1 comment

  17. John Daniel AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... having the devices. "It's still under investigation, but yes they were explosive devices," said Rocky Harnen, Jackson County Chief Deputy. "Fourth of July, maybe a big boom, who knows but I don't know how much damage it would do. We will have that ...

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  18. Man Facing Explosives Charge in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | WTVC

    Jackson County authorities are waiting to get their hands on a Fort Payne man who's facing an explosives charge. John Daniel Adams, 41, is in the DeKalb County Jail on several unrelated warrants, but when he leaves there he'll go to the Jackson County Jail on a charge of possession of a destructive device.

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  19. Scottsboro Fire looking to community to design this year's breast cancer awareness shirtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... schedule to serve the community in a different way. Armed with black and pink, the department gives back to Jackson County, selling t-shirts for breast cancer awareness. All of the proceeds go to a local non-profit that helps the residents when they ...

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  20. Alabama man charged after homemade bombs found in truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Alabama Live

    John Daniel Adams, left, was arrested Tuesday by Jackson County deputies, who later found the explosive devices on the right in Adams' truck. Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen reported Thursday that a citizen called deputies out early Thursday to a soybean field along County Road 47 in Dutton, where they found John Daniel Adams, 41, asleep in a truck parked in the field.

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