Candidate Filing Begins
The opening date for a declaration of candidacy for the primary election is Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 8:00 a.m. (Last Tuesday in February prior to the election)
122nd Correction Officer Academy Graduation
The room was buzzing with excitement from eager Correctional Officer graduates as the Jackson County Detention Center presented the 122nd Academy Class.
January Associate of the Month
Taxpayer Services Administrator Cheryl Longford was named Associate of the Month for January 2018. Cheryl is also celebrating her retirement after 38 years with the county.
Deputy Awarded Medal of Valor
Jackson County Sheriff's Deputy Lauren Michael was awarded the Medal of Valor for her actions taking down a dangerous suspect.
Women In Corrections: Rena Childs
The story of Rena Childs is the first in a series of articles about the women who work in the Jackson County Department of Corrections.