Jackson County’s Legislative Delegation is comprised of Senator Steve Livingston, Representative Tommy Haynes and Representative Ritchie Whorton. The Alabama Senate convened on February 2, 2021, or the second Tuesday of February each year. Legally, the Senate is required to be in session each Tuesday, Wednesday for meetings and Thursday for 130 days and should adjourn on May 30, 2021.
Former Scottsboro City Mayor Robin Shelton was fined $250 by the Alabama Ethics Commission.
In July of 1863, Union General William Rosecrans established his headquarters at Fort Harker, from where he directed a successful campaign against the position of Confederate General Braxton Bragg in Chattanooga.
by Martha Smith
In keeping with a commitment to resurface streets, Mayor Jim McCamy and City Engineer Josh Little recently sat down with the City Council Paving Advisory Committee and Jim Green from the Water, Sewer and Gas Board (WSG) to discuss a list of streets and roads in Scottsboro that need paving, identifying some of the worst for wear in order of condition, as well as consideration of WSG projects.