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  1. KSP Conducts Fire Investigation in Jackson CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Kentucky State Police

    The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post in investigating a fire that was reported just after 7:00 p.m. EDT, on Saturday, April 25, 2015. The fire burned a residence at 1495 Highway 89, just north of McKee.

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  2. "We're all family here" - More than $5,000...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | WHNT-TV Huntsville

    When most of a community pitches in to help, you know the person they're doing it for is loved. That was the case in Jackson County Friday, with the people in the community coming together to help the family of Corrections Deputy Charley Murphy.

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  3. Monday at 10: In An Instant: a gunman in the courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... I've heard the full account twice now, and I still can't get enough. It's the story of Larry "Buck" Koos, the Jackson County Supervisor that tackled a gunman and saved numerous lives back in September. To Koos, it had been just another day at the ...

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  4. Lewis Memorial Bridge reopened in Smithland, KYRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Tuesday the number of confirmed HIV cases has reached 135, with 130 cases in Scott County and five in Jackson County. State health officials announced Tuesday the number of confirmed HIV cases has reached 135, with 130 cases in Scott County and five ...

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  5. Former bar operator sentenced for tax crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Channel3000

    A former Jackson County bar owner will serve a prison sentence for tax crimes at the same time he is serving time for arson charges, according to a release. Brian Adkins, who operated the Rustic Mill Tavern in the town of Albion, pleaded no contest in Jackson County Circuit Court to one count of theft for failing to pay sales taxes and one count of failing to file withholding taxes, according to the release.

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  6. LLC v. Bryan Kevin Lay, AppelleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | FindLaw

    ... case arises out of an accident that took place on September 11, 2012, in the parking lot of a gas station in Jackson County, Kentucky. a Employees of Advanced Cable and Ervin Cable were fueling work trucks, loading the trucks with materials, and ...

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  7. Reported bomb threat at Jackson County Courthouse unfoundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | KCTV5

    Authorities searched the Jackson County Courthouse in downtown Kansas City after a bomb threat Wednesday morning, but the threat was said to be unfounded. Sgt. Rhonda Montgomery of the Jackson County Sheriff's Department said the reported threat indicated a bomb would go off on a specific floor.

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  8. Recycling day set at RE/MAX officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Tribune

    A document shredding and electronics collection will be conducted from 9a a.m. to noon Saturday at the RE/MAX office at 1403 E. Tipton St., Seymour. The event, along with a document destruction program planned from 9a a.m. to noon May 8 at the Jackson County Courthouse, is being organized by the Jackson County Solid Waste Management District.

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  9. Deadline to request absentee ballots approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Altus Times

    Registered voters in Jackson County who want to vote by mail absentee ballot in next Tuesday's Eldorado Municipal General Election have until Wednesday at 5 p.m. to request one, County Election Board Secretary Jennifer L. Wilson said today. Voters who want to cast absentee ballots still can do so in person at the County Election Board office on Thursday, April 2 or Friday, April 3. A two-member bipartisan Absentee Voting Board will be on duty each day from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday and Friday to assist absentee voters.

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  10. Asbestos lawsuit seeking millions for former Jackson County workersRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | Personal Injury Law News

    The lawsuit seeks more than $40 million for a medical monitoring fund for anyone who had to spend a significant amount of time in the Jackson County Courthouse during an asbestos removal project.

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  11. Lawsuit seeking millions for former Jackson County workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | KMIZ

    Lawyers are seeking what could be millions of dollars in damages for people who worked at the Jackson County Courthouse during an asbestos removal project in the early 1980s. Attorney Lou Accurso says the employees should receive free medical testing for the rest of their lives.

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  12. Asbestos lawsuit seeking millions for former Jackson County workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    Lawyers are seeking what could be millions of dollars in damages for people who worked at the Jackson County Courthouse during an asbestos removal project in the early 1980s. Attorney Lou Accurso says the employees should receive free medical testing for the rest of their lives.

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  13. Daybook: Recent drunken driving sentencings in Jackson County areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | MLive.com

    The following are drinking and driving sentences from Jackson County District Court. Defendants' home towns were at the time of sentencing.

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  14. Meeting scheduled to discuss repairs on Jackson County courthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | KFVS12

    Proposals for repairs to the courthouse caused by recent water damage will be discussed and approved, according ot the board. Both meetings will be held in the Jackson County Board Office located in the Jackson County Courthouse on Walnut St. in Murphysboro.

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  15. Appeals court grants class-action status in JaxCo courthouse asbestos caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Missouri Court of Appeals reversed a ruling by a Jackson County judge that denied class certification for a lawsuit by people exposed to asbestos fibers at the Jackson County Courthouse. The Missouri Court of Appeals reversed a ruling by a Jackson County judge that denied class certification for a lawsuit by people exposed to asbestos fibers at the Jackson County Courthouse.

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  16. Shoot Hoops Not Drugs camp returning to Floyd CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    ... the following counties: Monday, June 8 - Lawrence County; Tuesday, June 9 - Floyd County; Thursday, June 11 - Jackson County; Tuesday, June 16 - Knox County; Thursday, June 18 - McCreary County. Shoot Hoops camps provide participants an opportunity ...

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  17. Illinois man indicted by grand jury for sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | KFVS12

    A Carbondale man has been indicted by a grand jury for sexual assault and other charges, according to the state's attorney of Jackson County. A Jackson County Grand Jury returned a six count indictment against Terrance Godfrey, 42, on Thursday, March 12. The indictment is charging him with three counts of sexual assault, one count of aggravated battery on a police officer, one count of attempting to disarm a police officer, and one count of attempted escape.

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  18. Ashland-area cell tower hearing postponed Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Originally scheduled for Monday, the hearing will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 4, in the Jackson County Courthouse auditorium, 10 S. Oakdale Ave., Medford. Jackson County Development Services staff gave tentative approval in October 2014 for the 84-foot-tall tower and antennae at 290 E. Ashland Lane near Exit 19. Neighbor Arleen Van Buskirk and state Sen. Alan Bates, who lives in Medford but represents Ashland, requested a public hearing on AT&T's proposed cell tower.

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  19. Words not pronounced how they're spelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... does not change the proper spelling even though I did see a sign on the side of a little country store in Jackson County not long ago that read, " I Pay Top $ for Good, Clean Sang." I once worked with a fellow who considered himself a far superior ...

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  20. TKC Breaking and Exclusive News!!! Jackson County Denizens Warn...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Tony's Kansas City

    Right now we're hearing BREAKING NEWS worker complaints from inside the Jackson County Courthouse that seem to follow a pattern. Remember that we've documented worker complaints from inside the prosecutor's office previously.

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