Jackson County Newswire

Jackson County Newswire

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  1. KSP Investigates Fatal Shooting in Jackson CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Kentucky State Police

    The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was called just before 1:00 p.m. today, and notified of a shooting that occurred on Chestnut Flat Road in rural Jackson County. The initial investigation indicates that an altercation between two men led to a fatal shooting.

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  2. Jackson County prepares to make budget cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... cut all they can. Their only option now is to reduce manpower. As early as the week of October 1st, the Jackson County Courthouse may close on Friday for county departments. Unaffected state offices would remain open. Chairman Matthew Hodges says ...

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  3. Looking to reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Daily News Brad Fuson looks for space during a regular season game last season. Pineville hosts Jackson County on Friday.

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  4. 2 Carbondale men convicted of home invasion, armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | KFVS12

    The Jackson County State's Attorney announced today that two Carbondale men were found guilty of home invasion and armed robbery following a jury trial in Jackson County Circuit Court. Terrance A. Vinson, 37, and Melvin L. Sanford, 29, both of Carbondale, were found guilty of home invasion and armed robbery,.

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  5. Jackson County judge has heart attack while at courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Capital-Journal

    Jackson County District Judge Micheal Ireland suffered a heart attack Wednesday in the Jackson County Courthouse, a county official said. Ireland was taken to a Topeka hospital where he remained in the intensive care unit, said County Commissioner Robin Ladner.

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  6. Jackson County Courthouse to open late TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    An employee meeting will cause the Jackson County Courthouse to delay opening this morning. The doors should open at 8:45 a.m. The employees will be discussing the future of the county and budget issues.

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  7. Pineville falls to HazardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... them. I think it has to give you confidence going into next week." On Friday, Pineville (0-1) will host Jackson County (1-0) at 7:30 p.m. The Generals defeated Berea 28-12 in their first game. "It's a totally different opponent as far as the makeup ...

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  8. Carbondale man sentenced to prison for cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | KFVS12

    Jeremy C. Clark, 32, was sentenced to one year in the Department of Corrections followed by one year of mandatory supervised release for unlawful possession of a controlled substance after pleading guilty in a Jackson County Circuit Court on August 19. On March 21, 2014, the Clark was a passenger in a vehicle which was stopped for a routine traffic violation. An Illinois State trooper noticed that Clark was not wearing his seatbelt.

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  9. Ripley Believes Rally plannedRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Jackson County Community Foundation in partnership with the City of Ripley and the Jackson County Board of Education is sponsoring the Ripley Believes Rally at 6 p.m. Aug. 27 on the lawn of the Jackson County Courthouse. The greater Ripley area was selected earlier this year as one of 50 quarterfinalists in the America's Best Communities contest.

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  10. Carbondale man convicted of sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | KFVS12

    The Jackson County State's Attorney announced Friday that a Carbondale man was sentenced to prison on two counts of criminal sexual assault. On Tuesday, Matthew D. Mix, 19, entered guilty pleas in Jackson County Circuit Court to two counts of criminal sexual assault and was sentenced to a total of nine years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.

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  11. Carbondale, IL man sentenced to prison for heroin deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | KFVS12

    Samuel G. Scott, 48, was sentenced for the unlawful delivery of a controlled substance, heroin, after pleading guilty in a Jackson County Circuit Court on Aug. 6. On April 29, Jackson County State's Attorney, Michael C. Carr, said Scott delivered less than 1 gram of a substance to a confidential source working under the direction of the Carbondale Drug Task Force. The substance tested positive for heroin.

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  12. 10 Kentucky schools receive Teaching Art Together grantsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Floyd County Times

    ... amounts and county, are: Clay County Middle School, $2,400, Clay County; McKee Elementary School, $1,800, Jackson County; Clay County High School, $2,400, Clay County; Jackson County Middle School, $1,800, Jackson County; Tyner Elementary School, ...

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

    Jul 27, 2015 | 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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  14. VAUGHN, Betty JeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice VAUGHN, Betty Jean Age 62, of Carlisle, Ohio passed away peacefully on Monday, July 20, 2015 at Carlisle Manor. She was born September 19, 1952 in Jackson County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Leonard and Bonnie Vaughn.

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  15. Lowe's shopper says 'screeching sound' from employee sawing metal caused tinnitus, sues for $41kRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    An unidentified customer walks in front of one of Lowe's more than 1,800 home-improvement stores. On Monday, a Jackson County man filed a $41,000 lawsuit against Lowe's, claiming he now suffers from tinnitus after a Medford store employee cut sawed some metal blinds near him while he was shopping.

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  16. Power outages cause problems across countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Tribune

    Three days of severe storms have created a number of issues including power outages for businesses and government offices, and longer commutes for some motorists in Jackson County. On Tuesday morning, Jackson County Courthouse's main floor, which houses the recorder, treasurer, assessor and auditor's offices, was unable to conduct business in Brownstown due to problems with their Internet and computer systems.

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  17. Dorothy P. JohnsonRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Palladium-Item

    She was born on March 2, 1922 in Jackson County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late, John M. & Minnie Johnson.

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  18. Jackie CoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Palladium-Item

    He was born March 20, 1933 in Jackson County, Kentucky, the son of John and Carrie Cox.

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  19. Jackson County Judge Executive Says It's His Right To Stop Officiating MarriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Jackson County Judge Executive is refusing to perform any more weddings. Following the Supreme Court's decision legalizing same sex marriage, Judge Executive Shane Gabbard says it's his right to no longer officiate the ceremonies.

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

    Jun 29, 2015 | 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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