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  • Ravenswood to get new city hall
    The City of Ravenswood will soon be headquartered in a new municipal building valued at more than $1 million but will only pay half of the asking price, according to Mayor Josh Miller.The Jackson County Development Authority is purchasing the former BB&T Branch for $500,000. The original list price on... Read more »
  • 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 »