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home : local news : local news May 1, 2016 

Threat against OU students places local schools on alert
A threatening video which was posted early Friday to an Ohio University social-media site resulted in schools closing that day throughout Athens County and with the situation being closely monitored by local school officials in Jackson and Vinton Counties.
Friday, April 29, 2016

Crime Watch for April 30, 2016
Saturday, April 30, 2016
JFS Director updates commissioners on shared services project
Jackson County Job and Family Services (JFS)Director Tammy Osborne-Smith was present during the Tuesday, April 26 meeting of the Jackson County Commissioners in order to provide an update on the shared services project. This project deals chiefly with the upgrading of the local JFS phone system in order to improve customer service, as well as secure jobs in the county.
Friday, April 29, 2016
Two flee from traffic stop; one caught, one wanted
A traffic stop this past Sunday evening, April 24, in Jackson County by the Jackson Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol in Jackson County resulted in a Bainbridge man being arrested and jailed, and a warrant being issued for the arrest of a female companion, who was able to flee from the scene.
Friday, April 29, 2016
Pike murders may be largest Ohio investigation
The investigation into the execution-style shooting deaths of eight members of the Rhoden family in Pike County last Friday, April 22, is already being called perhaps the largest criminal investigation in Ohio history.
Friday, April 29, 2016
Barnett Ford to become Mark Porter Ford May 2
Barnett Ford, a family-owned and operated business and a staple in Jackson County automotive sales and service since 1972, has sold and will officially become Mark Porter Ford Monday, May 2.
Friday, April 29, 2016
Jackson leaders to reconsider solar field
Last year, Jackson City Council was cold to the prospect of allowing a solar field to be set at the city's Hammertown Lake, but they are being asked once again to at least consider the project.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Frick-Gallagher lot discussed by Wellston City Council
Wellston Engineer Tim Wojdacz has requested a decision from city council concerning the former Frick-Gallagher property which the city owns.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Crime Watch for April 27, 2016
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Forum addresses drug epidemic, solutions
If the passion of the speakers and the number of people listening to them were both valid indicators, there appears to be a desire as well as a commitment to fight the very serious drug problem in Jackson County.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Wellston Pool discussed by council
During the Wellston City Council meeting of Thursday evening, April 21, City Engineer Tim Wojdacz brought up several topics for which he needed council's input. One of those topics was the city pool.

Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Relay may move to fairgrounds
If the majority of the stakeholders are supportive, the Jackson County Relay For Life could be moving up the road this year from Jackson to Wellston.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
Woman suffers serious injuries in fall from Lake Katharine cliff
A young Jackson County woman sustained what were initially described as "life-threatening injuries" when she fell from a cliff Sunday evening, April 24, at Lake Katharine State Nature Preserve near Jackson.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
8 Pike murders described as execution-style
There are still more questions than answers even as investigators continue to pour time and resources into the mass shootings last Friday, April 22, that took the lives of eight members of a Pike County family last Friday, April 22.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016

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