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Marshanna Hester, • Office (816) 881-1391 • Cell (816) 878-1930 • Current News Releases & Media Advisories 

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    Associate of the Month: February 2018

    Mark Hite was named Associate of the Month for his working in creating new lighted displays for Christmas In The Park. Mark’s displays were built in-house saving the County thousands of dollars. Read on...
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    Whitney Miller Appointed Director of Collections

    Whitney Miller brings her tax law experience to her new position as Director of the Collection Department. Read on...
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    Diana Turner Named Director of Corrections Department

    Diana Turner was named Director of the Jackson County Corrections Department during the Legislative meeting Monday. Turner has been serving as acting director since November 30, 2017. Read on...
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  1. Executive Appoints Two Women As Department Heads

    Jackson County Frank White, Jr. announced that two women have been appointed to serve as directors of two County departments. Diana Turner will assume the permanent role of Director of Corrections and Whitney Miller will serve as Director of Collection. Read on...
  2. Rock Island Groundbreaking Ceremony Announced

    Jackson County announces the groundbreaking ceremony for the first phase of the Rock Island Rail Corridor Shared Use Path. Read on...
  3. Fort Osage National Landmark and Education Center scheduled to re-open

    The Fort Osage National Historic Landmark and Education Center will re-open to the public tomorrow, February 27 under normal operating hours of 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Read on...
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