Jackson County Florida News

Thursday, 16 May 2019 12:42

Bannerman Surveyors closes after 50 years Featured

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Robert A. “Buddy” and Sharon Bannerman’s names are synonymous with surveying in Jackson and surrounding counties. Last week, their time in the surveying world came to an end after over 50 years of service in the Panhandle. The building and…
Thursday, 16 May 2019 12:25

Commission opts to close Blue Springs for 2019 season Featured

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Jackson County Parks and Recreation Director Rett Daniels addressed the Board Tuesday in reference to Blue Springs and the upcoming season. Daniels said they had advertised for lifeguards and they received five eligible applicants. Daniels said, “Typically, we hire 10-12.…
Wednesday, 08 May 2019 18:09

K-8 School adds the dining hall as progress continues Featured

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Jackson County School Board Director of Facilities and Construction, Stuart Wiggins is pleased with the progress being made on the construction of the K-8 school located on Caverns Road. He was pleased that the dining hall is now beginning to…
Thursday, 02 May 2019 12:35

Autism committee discusses development of Endeavor Featured

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The Autism Committee met last Thursday for an update on the progress of the buildings at Endeavor, formerly Dozier School for Boys. Members present were Syntha Alvarez, Connie Butts, Toolie Harkins, Shelia Mader, Clint Pate, Rick Pettis, Roland Rabon and…
Hurricane Michael has come and gone but its destruction is still present. The last six-plus months have been a challenge for many individuals, families and businesses in Jackson County. Shoppers have long been and still are encouraged to shop local…
Friday, 19 April 2019 18:59

Edd Sorenson comes through with successful rescue Featured

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Middle of the night phone calls are not an everyday occurrence for Marianna’s Edd Sorenson but they are not uncommon. When he was called Wednesday morning (4/17/19) at 2:00 a.m., he pretty much knew he would be in route to…
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