Jackson County Newswire

Jackson County Newswire

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

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  1. PARSLEY, EdithRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice PARSLEY, Edith 91, of New Carlisle passed away Friday, February 5, 2016 at Day View Care Center. She was born on July 27th, 1924 in Jackson County, Kentucky to the late Albert & Rosa Combs.

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  2. News in BriefRead the original story

    Friday | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers says FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler will visit his district on Monday to meet with local leaders. Wheeler's first stop will be in Jackson County at the People's Rural Telephone Cooperative's conference center in McKee.

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  3. FCC chair to discuss broadband opportunities in eastern Ky.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | White Lake Beacon

    Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers says FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler will visit his district on Monday to meet with local leaders. Wheeler's first stop will be in Jackson County at the People's Rural Telephone Cooperative's conference center in McKee.

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  4. Democrats and Republicans both vote March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Altus Times

    Jackson County Election Board Secretary Jennifer L. Wilson reminds citizens that this Friday, Feb. 5 is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the March 1 Presidential Preferential Primary Election. "Both Democrats and Republicans can vote in the March 1 election," said Wilson.

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  5. Wolves continue to thin elk herd in west-central WisconsinRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The agency says the herd in Jackson County was cut to 17 animals after wolves killed three elk in January. DNR wildlife director Tom Hauge tells the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel that as of this past week, the herd had seven bulls, seven cows and three calves.

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  6. Security to ramp up at Jackson County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Jackson County Board of Supervisors announced Thursday that an armed security personnel will be patrolling the courthouse at all times starting immediately. It's a plan that had been in talks for a while, but budget concerns at the Jackson County Sheriff's Office originally postponed it.

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  7. Teacher accused of having sexual relationship with boy, 14, arraigned on CSC chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | MLive.com

    ... third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a person at least 13, but younger than 16. She was arraigned before Jackson County District Court Judge R. Darryl Mazur Monday, Jan. 25, and resigned from her teaching position at Leslie's Woodworth ...

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  8. Three Sue Estate of Man Who Killed Himself at Jackson County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | KCRG

    Two Jackson County supervisors and a former supervisor have sued the estate of a man who killed himself in the county courthouse in September 2014. A trial scheduling conference is set for Tuesday in the lawsuits filed by Larry Koos, Larry McDevitt and Steve Flynn against Judy Bowling, who is the fiduciary for the estate of Francis "Gus" Glaser.

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  9. Jackson Co. Courthouse upgrades security systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    It's been almost a year and a half since shots were fired inside the Jackson County Courthouse in Maquoketa. 71-year-old Francis "Gus" Glaser opened fire inside the Board of Supervisors office before turning the gun on himself.

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  10. Inside Harlan Co. governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... presently, and the participant will be able to work from home. Those working from Teleworks USA Hubs in Jackson County and Hazard are making gross salaries of $19,000 to $48,000 per year with benefits, and some having the opportunity for ...

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  11. Teleworks USA hub coming to HarlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... to bring a Teleworks USA hub to Harlan County," said Mosley. "They have one in Hazard, and they have one in Jackson County, which has been going about a year." Mosley said a grant was awarded to fund the hub, with the county being responsible for ...

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  12. Rescuers bring injured girl to surface after hours trapped in caveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Rescue crews from four states convened in Jackson County to aid a teenager who became injured and trapped three-quarters of a mile down a cave Saturday evening. According to Chief Deputy Rocky Harnen with the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, a 15-year-old girl went into Tumbling Rock Cave when a large rock somehow fell on her leg.

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  13. Frank White appointed Jackson County ExecutiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | NBC Action News

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Jackson County Legislature selected Frank White to serve as Jackson County Executive for the remainder of 2016, according to a news release from the Jackson County Courthouse.

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  14. Town hall meetings set on SPLOsTRead the original story

    Friday Jan 8 | MainStreetNews.com

    The Jackson County Board of Commissioners will hold two "town hall meetings" to provide information on the March 1 vote on the one-cent special purpose local option sales tax . The meetings will be held at 5 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 11, and at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16, in the Jury Assembly Room of the Jackson County Courthouse.

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  15. TKC Must Read Reax: Jackson County Courthouse Pay Disparity Continues Despite Political UpheavalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Tony's Kansas City

    Here's a social media quote that was too good to pass up because it explains the REALITY of politics @ 12th & Oak. Check it: "Jackson County is a Democratic stronghold and yet it is run as if the top tier automatically become the "1%" .

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  16. Nationwide food shortage hitting local shoppers in the walletRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... lose this season, making Kansas and unbeaten Oklahoma the top contenders to follow MSU into the top spot. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says officers responded to a report of a stranded motorist on I-65 northbound, just south of the ...

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  17. A shift in power at Ky. State Capitol as 5 newly elected leaders are sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... lose this season, making Kansas and unbeaten Oklahoma the top contenders to follow MSU into the top spot. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says officers responded to a report of a stranded motorist on I-65 northbound, just south of the ...

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  18. Five newly elected Kentucky leaders sworn inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... lose this season, making Kansas and unbeaten Oklahoma the top contenders to follow MSU into the top spot. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says officers responded to a report of a stranded motorist on I-65 northbound, just south of the ...

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  19. Former Ky lawmaker forms non-profit to push for legalization of medical marijuana in the CommonwealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... lose this season, making Kansas and unbeaten Oklahoma the top contenders to follow MSU into the top spot. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says officers responded to a report of a stranded motorist on I-65 northbound, just south of the ...

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  20. Nine times Jackson County judges kept it real in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | MLive.com

    Quotes from Jackson County Circuit Court judges John McBain and Thomas Wilson as they handle some high profile cases in 2015.

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