Jackson County Newswire

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  1. Former Alabama QB Pat Trammell inducted into Jackson County Sports Hall of FameRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... character of Trammell. Deion Belue and Kellen Williams received last year's honor. Other members of the 2014 Jackson County Sports Hall of Fame include: Q.K. "Dusty" Carter, Robert "Foots" Clemens, Paul Cooley, John Esslinger, John Jacobs, Ray ...


  2. Homeless man arrested after alleged machete assaultRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... and menacing stemming from a high-noon attack on four men off the 2200 block of Highway 99, according to the Jackson County Sheriff's Department. He was arraigned Monday afternoon in Jackson County Circuit Court on charges of first-degree assault, ...


  3. County planners to eliminate permits for religious gatheringsRead the original story

    Wednesday | MainStreetNews.com

    At least 80 people attended a pubic hearing of the Jackson County Planning Commission last week to protest the permitting of religious activities.


  4. Emergency services appreciate CommissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Altus Times

    ... 3 Commissioner Carey Carrell, and John Bennett (Air Evac Flight Paramedic); Back from left: William Stevens (Jackson County EMS Paramedic), and Altus Fire Chief Jerry Abbott. Front from left: Amanda Holt (Air Evac Lifeteam - Flight Nurse), District ...


  5. If you see this wanted man, do not approach; call Jackson County authoritiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Alabama Live

    ... in Bryant. "Anyone with information as to Green's whereabouts should not approach him but should contact the Jackson County Sheriff's Office," Harnen said.


  6. Ex-Moc Vincent Robinson in Jackson County's first hall of fame classRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Former University of Tennessee at Chattanooga basketball player Vincent Robinson is going into the inaugural class of the Jackson County Sports Hall of Fame along with Alabama All-America and national champion quarterback Pat Trammell from Scottsboro, Georgia football hall of famer Robert "Bigfoot" Clemens, 1,116-win harness racer Sanders Russell ... (more)


  7. Section mayor convicted of DUI, files appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    ... office and turn in my G-D gear," Munza recalled the mayor saying. After the arrest, Fossett was taken to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office to be booked into the county jail. A jailer testified that she too witnessed the mayor being belligerent and ...


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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.


  10. 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.


  11. 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.


  12. 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.


  13. 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.


  14. 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.


  15. 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 ...


  16. 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.


  17. 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.


  18. 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.


  19. 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.


  20. 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 ...