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Jackson County Newswire

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

    2 min ago | 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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  2. Performing regular maintenance on reels prevents problems, costly repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Turret

    ... Area and Boatwright WMA in Ballard County will be idle speed only for all boats. Likewise, Beulah Lake in Jackson County will be idle speed only for all boats. Largemouth bass at Pennyrile Lake in Christian County will be under statewide ...

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

    Monday Feb 13 | 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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  4. BLOUNT, EvelynRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Dayton Daily News

    BLOUNT, Evelyn GABBARD Age 95 of Hamilton passed away peacefully Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at . She was born February 20, 1921 in Jackson County, KY, the daughter of Wyclffe "Wick" and Ida Mae McWhorter and was the oldest of 9 children.

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  5. Security measures priority -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Altus Times

    ... the assessor's, treasurer's, sheriff's, district attorney's and court clerk's office as well as those of the Jackson County Health Department. The board also approved the case balance summary report and reconcilement for the court clerk's office. ...

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  6. Daybook: Recent drunken driving sentencings in the Jackson County areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | MLive.com

    The following are drinking and driving sentences from Jackson County District Court. Defendants' home towns were at the time of sentencing.

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  7. Family Speaks About Deadly ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Three days after watching someone shoot and kill his father, a Jackson County man talked about what he said happened. According to Kentucky State Police, the shooting occurred around 10 p.m. On Tuesday at D & M Road in Sand Gap.

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  8. Brothers charged in Newport shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | KAIT-TV

    ... Peel was also arrested on suspicion of felon in possession of a firearm. Both men were also bound over to Jackson County Circuit Court, Weatherford said. 3 p.m., Feb. 1 UPDATE: Authorities have released the names of two men arrested Tuesday in ...

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  9. Planning beginning for Heritage DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Tribune

    The Jackson County History Center plans to conduct an organizational planning meeting for the second Jackson County Heritage Days at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the center's genealogy Library, 105 N. Sugar St., Brownstown. Anyone interested in working on this committee is asked to attend.

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  10. Judge tosses out guilty plea for state trooper charged with neglect of dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | MLive.com

    A state trooper who took a plea deal and confessed to looking the other way when two Border Patrol agents stole goods while executing a search warrant has had his plea deal tossed out. Jackson County Circuit Court Judge John McBain accepted a motion to withdraw a guilty plea made by Michigan State Trooper Craig Ziecina at his court hearing Jan. 20. Ziecina, 40, pleaded guilty July 27 to a misdemeanor charge of willful neglect of duty by a public officer, dropping a count of lying to a peace officer, a high court misdemeanor punishable by a maximum of two years in prison.

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  11. Pregnant Couple's Video Goes ViralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    JACKSON COUNTY, Ky On Jackson County couple's video after a mishap at the doctor's office has been shared millions of times on Facebook. Rachel McQueen is nine months pregnant.

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  12. County bridges inspected -Read the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Altus Times

    The Jackson County Board of County Commissioners met in regular session Tuesday at the Jackson County Courthouse. County commissioners Kirk Butler, Rhet Johnson and Marty Clinton were present for the meeting along with County Treasurer Renee Howard, County Clerk Robin Booker, City Clerk Rhonda Stepanovic, and Sheriff Roger LeVick.

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  13. Flannery, Darsie FelixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | Dayton Daily News

    FLANNERY, Darsie Felix Of Monroe, OH passed on Jan. 12th, 2017 at the Georgetown Ohio Veterans Home with loved ones surrounding him. Born July 7, 1928, in Nathanton, Jackson County, Kentucky, he was the son of Othmer McKinley Flannery & Elizabeth York Flannery.

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  14. Learn more about 4-H at eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Tribune

    The public is invited to "Travel Around the 4-H World" during an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday in the library at Seymour High School, 1350 W. Second St. Interactive activities will be set up for youth in kindergarten through 12th grade to learn more about the projects offered in Jackson County 4-H. Booths will be set up for robotics, science, 4-H trips, cake decorating, livestock, Mini 4-H, beekeeping, sewing, healthy living, crafts and foods.

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  15. Spring-like Start to 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... lyrics for her. She told the crowd, "I'm trying to be a good sport here." Carey headlined the festiviti... JACKSON COUNTY, Ky (LEX18) - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet reported part of a highway in Jackson County was shut down Sunday morning ...

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  16. Police Investigating Deadly New Year's Day Crash In Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet reported part of a highway in Jackson County was shut down Sunday morning after a deadly crash. The crash was near the intersection of US 421 and KY 3447 in the Big Hill community.

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  17. Spruce-up: Brownstown/Ewing Main Street forming beautification committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | The Tribune

    ... Ewing Depot looked like it would fall if a strong wind came through, and the old feed mill across from the Jackson County Courthouse was a safety hazard. Several new shops and stores have popped up, areas burned by fires have been turned into parks ...

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  18. NEAL, FRANKIERead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Dayton Daily News

    NEAL, Frankie Age 88, of Middletown, Ohio passed away Monday, December 19, 2016 at her residence. She was born February 20, 1928 in Jackson County, Kentucky and moved to Middletown in 1944.

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  19. Bicknell, JeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Dayton Daily News

    BICKNELL, Jean P. Age 88, of Centerville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 18, 2016. Jean was born on November 22, 1928 in Jackson County, KY to the late Bill & Cora Parrett.

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  20. Hammons, Wanda LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Dayton Daily News

    HAMMONS, Wanda Lee Age 75 of Hamilton, passed away on Tuesday, December 13, 2016. She was born on January 15, 1941 in Jackson County, Kentucky to Wayne Earl Bowlin and Dorothy Mae Mays.

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