Thursday Mar 13
Jackson County blotter
DISPUTE: On March 7, Deputy Joseph Chastain was dispatched to a home in Nicholson, where a man reported that a dead tree in his neighbor's yard fell and landed on his car.
Evelyn Genene Barrett, 80, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Northridge Health and Rehab.
Hispanic church plan draws opposition
The Jackson County Planning Commission on Thursday voted to recommend changes in the county zoning map to allow a Hispanic church to move into the former Dollar General property on U.S. 441 in Center, but not before several Nicholson residents expressed their concerns about the prospect potentially adversely impacting their neighborhood.
G.W. Wilson, 99, died Sunday, March 2, 2014, at his residence. Mr. Wilson was born in Nicholson, the son of the late, William Preston and Estelle Kenny Wilson.
Nicholson woman cited in school bus crash
A Nicholson woman was cited in a three-vehicle wreck last week in Jackson County in which nine children aboard a school bus escaped without injury, authorities said Monday.
William Wayne Adams, 74, died Friday, February, 21, 2014, at his residence. He was born in Fulton County, the son of the late, Johnnie Mell and Julia Love Moore Adams.