June 21, 2018 RSS feed / News

Flying Bricks concert announced

The Arts Council of Thomasville will present their ninth annual Independence Day concert entitled “Favorites of (the) US,” Saturday, June 30, 7 p.m., in the Bedsole Theatre at the Thomasville Civic Center. More...

Health screenings available July 6 at FUMC Jackson

Residents living in and around Jackson can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes and other chronic, serious conditions with affordable screenings by Life Line Screening. More...

City of Jackson to celebrate Independence Day July 3

The city of Jackson along with the Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce will host an Independence Day celebration Tuesday, July 3.  The event will be at the Fairgrounds behind the Purple Cow convenience store beginning at 5:30 p.m.  There will More...

Clarification

The Love Pugh Home, now home to Bloomers, was built by Love Newton Pugh for his wife, Katherine Amanda Dacy Pugh at the turn of the 20th century. It was brought to our attention that the names were incorrect in last week’s issue.   More...

Strange But True

* You might be surprised to learn that the largest irrigated crop in the United States isn’t soybeans, wheat or even corn; it’s grass — mostly in lawns, parks and golf courses.  More...

Protecting against elder abuse, neglect

In society, elders have traditional roles to play and usually there exists an understood respect for the wisdom gained from the lives they have lived. More...

Mustang vs. dump truck

Jackson Police and Fire Departments were called to this accident on Walker Springs Road last Friday. One person was injured when this dump truck and Mustang were involved in a head-on collision. The accident happened during a rainstorm.   More...