The Jackson County Women’s Club sold candy during the recent ParksEdge Easter Vendor Fair and members will be back selling their remaining sweet wares this Saturday, April 1, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. during the Jackson Band Boosters Spring Fling at Jackson High School. It’s an excellent opportunity to get some candy to fill those Easter baskets, Pictured (from […]
Jackson Visitors & Conventions Commission set for Wednesday, April 5FREE
The Jackson Visitors & Conventions Commission is scheduled to meet on Wednesday, April 5, at 10 a.m. at the Jackson City Council Chambers (199 Portsmouth Street, Jackson). During the last meeting held March, the commission awarded some funds, and took others under consideration. Applications for funding assistance for the purpose of attracting tourists and visitors to the city and surrounding […]
Jackson Fire Department to train at burnt out house on N. High StreetFREE
The Jackson Fire Department will be doing hands-on training at 126 N. High Street on Saturday, April 1, beginning at 9 a.m. High Street will be closed between Oak Street and State Street for the duration of the training. Signs will be posted.
Jackson County Dinner in the Dust to be held Saturday, May 13 at fairgroundsFREE
The Jackson County Livestock Committee will present its annual Dinner in the Dust event on Saturday, May 13 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Jackson County Fairgrounds at 96 Meadow Run Road in Wellston. Seats will cost $35 each or $250 for a table of eight. Dinner will consist of pulled chicken and pork, potatoes, green beans, coleslaw and dessert. […]
Grace Clinic now serving uninsured residents via Wellston locationFREE
Area residents who are uninsured or underinsured and in need of medical care can visit the Grace Clinic, an absolutely free medical clinic open most Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m. The clinic is located at 22 1/2 Ohio Ave. in Wellston. Volunteers will be available from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Again, individuals who are uninsured or underinsured are invited to […]
Horton Hears a Who in Jackson?FREE
In a scene from the Jackson High School Spring Play, “Seussical the Musical,” Horton the elephant (Kamden Robinson) is shown searching for a specific flower that contains a speck of dust in which the whole world of Whoville resides. Pictured trying to get Horton’s attention with her newly grown tail of feathers is Gertrude McFuzz (Schuler Murray). McFuzz is head […]
Jackson City Schools to hold Kindergarten screening beginning Monday, May 22FREE
Jackson City Schools will hold its Kindergarten Screening for the 2023-2024 school year from Monday, May 22 to Thursday, May 25. Those interested are asked to mail registration forms to Jackson City Schools, 450 Vaughn St., Jackson, OH 45640, att. Jill Sheets, or by email at [email protected].
JCS Band Boosters Spring Fling to be held Saturday, April 1FREE
The Jackson City Schools Band Boosters Spring Fling will take place on Saturday, April 1 beginning at 4 p.m. at Jackson High School. There will be a chicken noodle dinner with hot dogs and more, a vendor fair, a 50/50 raffle and a silent auction, a penny auction and a live auction. Jazz band performances and band performances from grades […]
WHS Drama Club to perform ‘The Addams Family: School Edition’FREE
Wellston High School (WHS) Drama Club has announced the dates and time for its Spring Musical. The students will be doing “The Addams Family: School Edition” as its production. The musical will be held Friday, March 31, and Saturday, April 1, at 7 p.m. each evening, and Sunday, April 2, at 2 p.m. The production will be held at the […]
Jackson County students named to Ohio State University autumn Dean’s ListFREE
The following Jackson County college students were named to The Ohio State University’s Autumn 2022 semester Dean’s List: Emma Brackman, Elizabeth Fannin, Caleb Hutchinson, Alexander Jolly, Macon Perrill, Kyle Salmons, Isabella Scully-Tenpenny, Gabby Soria, Annie Warrens, Haley Webb, Jayden Webb, Mazie Wechter, Owen White, Tate White, Kirsten Zink, Kloe Zink, Hallee Kisor, Nathan Vernon, Kylee-Ann Peoples and Grant Plummer.