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Brenda Hill • 816-881-1391 (o) • 816-878-1930 (c) • Current News Releases & Media Advisories
  1. A Place For All People Brief

    County Featuring Smithsonian Poster Exhibition

    During Black History Month, Jackson County is showcasing posters from the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of African American History and Culture inside the first-floor lobby of courthouse in downtown Kansas City. > MORE
  2. County Executive Congratulates Deron Cherry On Sports Authority Appointment

    Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr., offers his congratulations to Deron Cherry on his latest appointment to the Jackson County Sports Authority. > MORE
  3. Constructing Futures

    Constructing Futures Changes Lives Of Two Local Families

    There were lots of smiles and more than a few tears shed when Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr., surprised two deserving Kansas City families who have endured life challenges with new homes at the Ivanhoe Community Center in Kansas City. > MORE
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  1. Constructing Futures

    A Fresh Start

    Two men who"paid the price" serving in prison are seeking a fresh start, while receiving crucial job-training as they remodel the latest Constructing Futures home. > MORE
  2. Children's Services Fund

    Jackson County Names Advisory Panel to Review Applications for Children’s Services Fund Board

    County Executive Frank White, Jr. appoints three-person advisory committee to review applications to serve on the first-ever board for the Children's Services Fund. The board will oversee the distribution of funding for social service programs for youths. > MORE
  3. Pink Ribbon Road Show

    Pink Ribbon Road Show 'Driving Breast Cancer To The Curb'

    County joins City, KCATA and Cancer Society to kick off the Pink Ribbon Road Show with a solidarity walk. More than 75 people particiated in this effort to "Drive Breast Cancer to the Curb." > MORE
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  1. Jackson County Drug Task Force Completes Successful Drug Trafficking Investigation

    Ten KC-Area Residents Indicted for Meth Conspiracy Read on...
  2. Jackson County Offices Closed Feb. 20 For Presidents Day

    County offices and courthouses will be closed in observance of the holiday. > MORE
  3. Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. to Serve the Hungry at KC Community Kitchen Jan. 31

    Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr., and members of his staff will volunteer Tuesday, Jan. 31 to serve lunch to the hungry at the Kansas City Community Kitchen. > MORE
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