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  1. Meet Democratic and independent candidates -- and 1 Republican -- at political forum...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Alabama Live

    ... Current office holder Sen. Shadrack McGill is not seeking re-election to the seat representing all of Jackson County plus parts of Madison and DeKalb counties; Mike Curtis , the Democratic nominee for the Alabama Senate District 1 seat representing ...


  2. Commissioner: Byrd didn't violate probation in response to letter from Jackson County sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Sunherald.com

    AMANDA McCOY/SUN HERALD/2013Former Jackson County sheriff Mike Byrd looks back towards the courtroom during a status hearing on Thursday, December 12, 2013, at the Jackson County Courthouse.


  3. Woodville man arrested in connection with a burglary, Honda 300 Four Wheeler recoveredRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- Jackson County police arrested a Woodville man in connection with a burglary on County Road 8 in Jackson County between May 28 and June 8. A Honda 300 Four Wheeler, which was also stolen in the burglary, was also recovered from a residence in the Hebron Community of Marshal County on July 17.


  4. Escapee arrested at Henagar residence Friday morningRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Alabama Live

    HUNTSVILLE, Alabama-- Jackson County police arrested an escapee at a residence on Hill Top Road in Henagar, Alabama early Friday morning.


  5. Judge gives McDaniel camp favorable ruling for access to Jackson County poll booksRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Mississippi Press

    Jackson County Circuit Court Judge Robert Krebs ordered Jackson County Circuit Clerk Joe Martin to allow Chris McDaniel campaign supporters access to poll books from the June 3 and June 24 Republican U.S. Senate elections during an writ of mandamus emergency hearing this morning.


  6. TKC Breaking and Exclusive News!!! Jackson County Mean Jean Peters Baker Against Sherwood SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Tony's Kansas City

    Here's a bit of detail on local political life @ The Jackson County Courthouse and how allegiances can quickly change.


  7. Bridgeport pool lifeguards accused of neglecting search for drowning victimRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Alabama Live

    Bert Winston of Jackson County drowned during a picnic for the First Missionary Baptist Church Saturday.


  8. Boys and Girls Club Director Surprised with $319Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... foosball, air hockey, board games and a computer lab. The Ben Sanford unit is the only Boys and Girls Club in Jackson County. On average, 60 kids are there each day. Allen has been the director since it opened 13 years ago and says they aim to ...


  9. Daybook: Recent drunken driving sentencings in Jackson County areaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | MLive.com

    The following are drinking and driving sentences from Jackson County District Court.


  10. Jackson County man dies after drowning in Bridgeport city pool SaturdayRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Alabama Live

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Department confirmed the man had died, and deputies indicated the county coroner and investigator arrived at the pool around 5:30 p.m. The 48-year-old victim was dead when they arrived.


  11. Jackson County investigators, coroner, sent to Bridgeport area for possible drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office confirms an investigator and the coroner are on their way to the Bridgeport area after dispatch received a frantic call from a resident there.


  12. Suspect in Machete Attack over Dog Poop Turns Self InRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | WTVC

    A man police in Jackson County, Alabama attacked another man over dog poop has turned himself in to authorities.


  13. Vancleave Choctaws overcame discrimination, povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Sunherald.com

    ... council that will lead the Vancleave Live Oak Choctaw tribe that numbers almost 2,000, most still in central Jackson County. Now that it is formally established, the next step is to seek recognition by the Department of Interior's Bureau of Indian ...


  14. Scottsboro, Jackson County, receive combined one million dollars in grants for city's downtownRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    Downtown Scottsboro is historic. The courthouse stands tall in the middle of the square, where residents from all over the county frequent.


  15. Blue Springs Woman Sentenced for Embezzling from Jackson County CourtRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Kansas City InfoZine

    A former court administrator for the Jackson County Circuit Court was sentenced in federal court for a fraud scheme in which she embezzled more than $140,000 from the circuit court.


  16. Ex-Jackson County Court official will go to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Business Journal

    Teresa York , a former Jackson County Circuit Court administrator, will spend two years in federal prison after admitting to embezzling $140,000 from the court.


  17. Watch 400,000 endangered gray bats emerge from North Alabama caveRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Alabama Live

    ... their musty odor. The Land Trust of North Alabama's yearly outing to Sauta Cave National Wildlife Refuge in Jackson County let nature lovers witness one of the state's most remarkable sights: 400,000 federally-protected - and very hungry - gray bats ...


  18. Police seek knifepoint-robbery suspectRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... shortly before 10:25 a.m. Monday and attempted to steal his cellphone, according to a news release from the Jackson County Sheriff's Department. Devine, currently on probation in Jackson County, is considered armed and dangerous, the release said. ...


  19. Group and lawmaker push to leglaize cannabis farming in MissouriRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Joplin

    Missouri state senator Jason Holsman, who represents parts of Jackson County, has pushed to pass a bill to legalize hemp farming, but the bill has never made it to the floor.


  20. Scottsboro First Monday trade days on last leg? Vendors ask questions, we take actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... in 2002. We didn't hear back from current Mayor Melton Potter's office Monday but we did get a hold of Jackson County Vice President of Destination Marketing and Tourism J.P. Parsons. "It has dropped back in popularity," Parsons admitted of First ...