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  • Relay for Life set for Friday in Ravenswood
    The American Cancer Society's 2019 Relay for Life of Jackson County is set for Friday at Washington's Riverfront Park in Ravenswood.Relay for Life is a major fundraiser for the American Cancer Society (ACS), said Holley Durham, ACS community manager."Relay for Life is not just funded for one particular type of... Read more »
  • Jackson County cleanup day set for May 11
    Jackson County’s countywide cleanup day will take place rain or shine from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Jackson County Junior Fairgrounds on Rt. 62 near Cottageville.Residents are encouraged to take full advantage of this opportunity as participation will determine future need for the event.The cost... Read more »
  • JGH celebrates Medical Laboratory Professionals Week
    Jackson General Hospital is recognizing medical laboratory professionals as part of Medical Laboratory Professionals Week April 21-17.Medical Laboratory Professionals Week (MLPW) provides the profession with a unique opportunity to increase public understanding of and appreciation for clinical laboratory personnel.MLPW, which takes place the last full week in April each year,... Read more »
  • Southern Jackson auction fundraiser is March 1
    The bidding will be competitive, but a good time is guaranteed Friday at the first-ever auction at The Greene Center.The event kicks off at 6 p.m. at the community center, which is located at the former Kenna Elementary School next to Jackson County Emergency Medical Service's newest station. A portion... Read more »