Nominations for Honorees on the Monument to Freedom, Justice and Courage Open Now - February 29
Nominations are being accepted for Honorees on the Monument to Freedom, Justice and Courage at Leon Jordan Memorial Park. Individuals chosen should be those whose work significantly impacts the African American community in Jackson County. Click for more information. Nominations must be received by February 29.
Jackson County participating in National Complete Streets Coalition
The Jackson County Health Department is leading a group of community partners committed to improving the health of Jackson Count residents. The group was selected to participate in the National Complete Streets Coalition. The coalition is an extension of Smart Growth America.
Family Court Celebrates National Adoption Day
Jackson County Family Court celebrates National Adoption Day with 49 new adoptions. Families were treated to gifts, live music, cake, visits from superheroes and therapy dogs at the hearings finalizing their adoptions.
Extended Saturday Hours December 14, 21 & 28
Extended weekend hours for tax collection on the last three Saturdays in December at the County’s Independence courthouse location ONLY. 8:00 a.m. – Noon December 14, 21 and 28