Jackson County Newswire

Jackson County Newswire

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

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  1. Jackson County man shoots brother during Fourth of July dispute, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    A squabble between brothers ended with one of them shooting the other, according to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office. Deputies say they responded to a shooting victim at Highlands Medical Center in Scottsboro on Saturday.

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  2. Police seized drugs and cash during the sting.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Five people were arrested on Friday on a slew of drug charges after Jackson County sheriff's deputies raided a home in Scottsboro. Around 9 p.m., Jackson County sheriff's deputies and narcotics unit officials executed a search warrant at the home on Poplar Street.

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  3. Traffic to be shifted off B.B. Comer Bridge this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The B.B. Comer Bridge in Jackson County spans the Tennessee River between Scottsboro and Sand Mountain. A bridge to replace the steel truss bridge is being built between it and the Robert E. "Bob" Jones Bridge, pictured behind it.

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  4. Funeral services announced for state Rep. Dan Williams of AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Alabama Live

    ... late June that it will build its seventh U.S. data center on the grounds of TVA's Widows Creek Steam Plant in Jackson County. Williams "knew it would bring something good to Alabama," Barry Mask, a former state House member from Wetumpka, said ...

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  5. Jackson County Sports Hall of Fame accepting nominationsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Alabama Live

    The deadline is July 31. Nomination forms, rules and procedures can be downloaded from www.jcshof.com. The induction ceremony is scheduled for Dec. 12 at the Goosepond Civic Center in Scottsboro.

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  6. Mining company in Jackson County claims dam changes pose danger to publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A coal mining company claims work that a Jackson County man is having done to one of their ponds is creating a danger to the public. The company claims a portion of Highway 71 in Flat Rock is at risk of being washed away if the dam breaks.

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  7. TKC Breaking and Exclusive News!!! Kick-Ass Kansas City Insiders...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Tony's Kansas City

    TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! KICK-ASS KANSAS CITY INSIDERS REVEAL: JACKSON COUNTY COUNSELOR'S OFFICE WARNS OF FBI INVESTIGATION!!! The Jackson County Courthouse Downtown is a probably the most paranoid place in all of Kansas City right now. Thankfully, our blog community is here to make the tragic political situation even worse for a branch of municipal government which many don't realize exists .

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  8. Google to Build Data Center in Alabama Powered by Renewable EnergyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | EERE Network News

    Google plans to build a new data center at a coal-burning power plant in Jackson County, Alabama, which will be powered 100 percent on renewable energy. Under an agreement with the Tennessee Valley Authority , Google will invest $600 million to transform TVA's retiring, coal-based Widows Creek power plant into a data center that use renewable energy.

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  9. Kansas City 19-year-old sentenced to life for stabbing 70-year-old grandmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Capital-Journal

    A Missouri judge has sentenced a 19-year-old Kansas City man to life in prison for stabbing his grandmother to death a day after she celebrated her 70th birthday. Corey Barrett was convicted in May in Jackson County Circuit Court of second-degree murder, first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary and two counts of armed criminal action.

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  10. Black bears migrating Into NE AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... in the state. Conservation officials say a bear was spotted about two weeks ago just outside Stevenson in Jackson County, and Jackson County is not alone. "Jackson County all the way down to Tallapoosa and Chambers County. Those counties that border ...

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  11. DeSoto, IL woman pleads guilty to aggravated DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KFVS12

    Jackson County State's Attorney Michael C. Carr says Meghan Stanton, 24, will be sentenced on Aug. 31 at 1 p.m. at the Jackson County Courthouse. On Oct. 4, 2013, Carbondale police officers were dispatched to Attucks Park in Carbondale for a report of possible cannabis use.

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  12. Jackson County Sheriff's Department Identified Persons of Interest Bridgeport HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WTVC

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Department has identified persons of interest in a Bridgeport homicide. Dejion Roberson's body was found on a rural county road in Bridgeport, early Saturday morning.

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  13. Carbondale man sentenced to 2 years for drug chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KFVS12

    Charles Thomas, 22, of Carbondale was sentenced in Jackson County Circuit Court on June 22, 2015 to two years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. Thomas was arrested on Oct. 3, 2013 for outstanding warrants.

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  14. 7 reasons to be Alabama proud this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Alabama Live

    Google announced last Thursday that it would build a $600 million data center in Jackson County at the site of TVA's retired Widows Creek coal-burning energy plant. The center -- Google's seventh in the U.S. and 14th worldwide -- will bring 75-100 "high-paying" jobs to Jackson County in northeast Alabama, Bentley said.

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  15. Officials: Person of interest sought in Jackson Co. homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    Jackson County investigators said they are looking for a person of interest for questioning in connection with a weekend homicide investigation. The body of 21-year-old Dejion Roberson of South Pittsburg, Tennessee, was discovered early Saturday morning along County Road 208 in the Bridgeport area.

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  16. Investigation follows discovery of body in Jackson Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... scary when you have... a body being dumped just a few hundred yards from where my kids are sleeping." The Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Marion Count TN Sheriff's Office and police from Bridgeport, Stevenson, Kimball TN and South Pittsburg TN have ...

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  17. S. Pittsburg man's body discovered in Bridgeport, investigation underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... scary when you have... a body being dumped just a few hundred yards from where my kids are sleeping." The Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Marion Count TN Sheriff's Office and police from Bridgeport, Stevenson, Kimball TN and South Pittsburg TN have ...

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  18. Homicide Investigation Underway in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | WTVC

    UPDATE: Police have identified the victim as 21-year-old Dejion Robertson of South Pittsburg, TN. Our ABC affiliates in Huntsville Alabama tell us the Jackson County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspected homicide after receiving a call about a deceased male off of County Road 208 in Bridgeport.

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  19. Body discovered in Jackson County, police investigating as homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Alabama Live

    The Bridgeport Police discovered a body at approximately 3 a.m. on County Road 208 and notified the sheriff's office, according to a press release from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office.

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  20. Google to build $600 mn data center at Alabama retired power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. JACKSON COUNTY, Alabama - Internet giant Google on Wednesday announced its $600 million plan to establish data center at Tennessee Valley Authority's ...

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