Jackson County Newswire

Jackson County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jackson County, AL.

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  1. Rep. Mo Brooks, 100-plus former Grissom baseball players reunite to mark field's final yearRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... work at it," said Brooks of his years under coach Al Smith. Brooks recalled the Tigers' first game, a trip to Jackson County to face Paint Rock. Surely things would get better after that day. "Our coaches refused to let us see curveballs in ...

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  2. Alleged gang member got life for murder, but hea s accused in another slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sunherald.com

    Jackson County Sheriff's Department investigator Lt. Jeff Smith says that there are gangs in Jackson County, but law enforcement has it under control.

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  3. 194 marijuana plants discovered in Bridgeport, 2 arrestedRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | WAAY

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit and the Bridgeport Police Department executed a search warrant at a home on Highway 277. They were able to find 194 plants along with drug paraphernalia.

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  4. 1 dead, 1 injured in two vehicle crash in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Alabama State Troopers are investigating a two-vehicle crash that happened at 8:20 a.m. Thursday in Paint Rock. Trooper Curtis Summerville said that a Toyota Tacoma hit a Toyota Camry on U.S. 72 at the 116 mile marker.

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  5. 194 marijuana plants seized at north Alabama home; 2 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Alabama Live

    Nearly 200 marijuana plants were seized and two people were taken into custody when Jackson County authorities served a search warrant in Bridgeport on Wednesday. Richard DeJarnette, 18, was charged with first-degree possession of marijuana, a Class D felony, when investigators found 194 of the small plants at his home on Alabama 277, Jackson County sheriff's Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen said.

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  6. 77-year-old Paint Rock man killed, woman injured in crash on U.S. 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Alabama Live

    A Jackson County man was killed and a woman was injured in a crash on U.S. 72 in Paint Rock this morning. Wallace Glen Centers, 77, of Paint Rock, was killed when his 2010 Toyota Camry was struck by a 2000 Toyota at the 116 mile marker around 8:20 a.m., state troopers spokesman Curtis Summerville said.

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  7. Time capsule proposal causes concern to fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Tribune

    At 11 a.m. April 25, 2014, a time capsule buried on the southwest corner of the Jackson County Courthouse in Brownstown nearly a half-century earlier was dug up. Buried during a ceremony May 28, 1967, the time capsule contained a banner, wooden nickels, notecards, letters, buttons, an auto tag, a high school yearbook and many other items.

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  8. Closing arguments begin for Jackson County love triangle murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    A murder trial in Jackson County is in its final stages. Closing arguments are underway for the murder trial of David Hutchins, accused of killing Chris Timberlake in November of 2014.

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  9. Jackson County man killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A Jackson County man was killed and another man injured Wednesday night in a two-vehicle crash on Alabama 79. Bobby Joe Moody, 51, of Scottsboro was killed after his 1982 Dodge pickup was struck by a 2007 Saab driven by Matthew Brewer, 39, also of Scottsboro. Moody was pronounced dead at the scene and was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt.

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  10. Jackson Co. school board appoints two interim principals for North Jackson and Woodville high schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... the superintendent. As WHNT News 19 tried to talk with Dukes after today's meeting, he asked us to leave the Jackson County Board of Education building, which is public. He then called the Sheriff's Office. Dukes later confirmed to WHNT News 19 by ...

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  11. North Jackson High School principal's status in questionRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | WAAY

    The high school, which is located in Stevenson, and Jackson County Schools Superintendent Kevin Dukes did not comment on the principal, who some viewers claim is on administrative leave. WAAY 31 spoke with Jackson County Board of Education President Chad Gorham, who said he was unaware of any situation regarding Principal Houston, but he did say if there was one, it could be brought up by Dukes during an executive session at Thursday's called board meeting.

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  12. Dismembered body hidden in Greene County culvert, witness testifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Sunherald.com

    Welford Lee 'Pork Chop' McCarty appears Feb. 2 in Jackson County Circuit Court for a motions hearing in his murder charge in the gang-related slaying of Donovan Cowart in Greene County. Welford Lee 'Pork Chop' McCarty appears Feb. 2 in Jackson County Circuit Court for a motions hearing in his murder charge in the gang-related slaying of Donovan Cowart in Greene County.

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  13. Jackson County Commission plans to develop an official websiteRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    JACKSON COUNTY, Ala. - "We constantly talk about transparency in government, and to me, through putting the information out there through these different media sources is how we share that transparency."

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  14. Jackson County deputy shoots and kills Pisgah High School seniorRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WAAY

    A man is dead after a Jackson County Sheriff's Office deputy shot and killed him in the yard of a home in Pisgah. Jackson County Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen says the incident occurred on County Road 60 just before 5 p.m. Deputies responded to the home after getting a call that Davis assaulted a man with a hammer.

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  15. Sheriff says Pisgah student shot by deputy had troubled pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Sheriff's officials say the victim of Tuesday's deadly officer-involved shooting in Jackson County had a troubled past. According to Henagar police, the young man had been arrested on drug charges and recently picked up after he failed to show in court.

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  16. Authorities: Teen fatally shot by Alabama deputy had boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | WWSB

    Authorities say an Alabama teenager killed by a sheriff's deputy was approaching the officer with a board at the time of the shooting. Jackson County Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen says 18-year-old Alex Christopher Davis was fatally wounded Tuesday outside a rural home in Pisgah.

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  17. Pisgah HS student shot, killed by Jackson County deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen said deputies responded to the 1900 block of County Road 60 near Pisgah. He said they found 18-year-old Alex Christopher Davis beating the windows out of a car.

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  18. Jackson County Deputy shoots and kills suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WAAY

    One person is dead after a Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy shot and killed a suspect in the yard of a home in Pisgah.

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  19. 1 person killed following deputy-involved shooting in PisgahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office confirms one person is dead following a deputy-involved shooting that happened Tuesday evening.

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  20. Jackson County authorities searching for missing womanRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WAAY

    Jackson County authorities are looking for a Flat Rock woman who was last seen leaving her home almost a week ago. Lisa Diane Allen Phillips, 53, left her home Feb. 1. According to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Phillips suffers from manic bipolar disorder.

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