Jackson County Sheriff’s Office searching for two missing/runaway Amish teens

Deputies of Jackson County Sheriff Tedd Frazier’s Office are seeking the public’s help in locating two Amish male teens.

Fleeing suspect captured, faces five charges after found with handgun, drugs

A Columbus man is in custody after he attempted to flee deputies just after midnight Sunday, Nov. 11.

Bertha Irene Williams

Bertha Irene Williams, age 92, of Jackson, passed away Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 at the Four Winds Nursing Facility. She was born Aug. 7, 1926 in Franklin County, Ohio to the late Clarence Kight and Marcella Hatfield Kight Miller. She was the first and longest member of the Coalton Freewill Baptist Church. She greeted everyone with a smile and never […]

Local Marines celebrate birthday, brotherhood at Birthday Party event

Saturday, Nov. 10 marked the 243rd birthday of the United States Marine Corps and as usual, the occasion was celebrated locally in Jackson that Saturday evening with a well-attended “Happy Birthday” event.

Vinton County offers public salute to veterans for service, sacrifice

The service and sacrifice of veterans and the importance of honoring and respecting them were the central themes of the annual Vinton County Veterans Day Program held Sunday morning, Nov. 11 in front of the Vinton County courthouse.