Awards, SPD raise request at Council meeting

by Martha Smith

An awards ceremony took place at the last Scottsboro City Council meeting held on Monday, February 24, 2020. The Life Saving Awards were presented to Scottsboro Jackson County Rescue Squad’s Robert Shook, Scottsboro Police Department’s Sergeant Brian Eakin and Scottsboro Fire Department’s Lieutenant Landon Baker.

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VFW Post 6073 to host membership forum

Dear Veteran, if the first part of this could have been a conversation between you and I, please read on. 

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Chief Deputy Harnen gives warning

by Martha Smith

Jackson County Corrections Deputies Matthew Myers and Zach Hatchett were awarded their certificates of completion and lapel pins from the National Institute of Jail Operations at the last Jackson County Commission work session held on February 18, 2020. Myers and Hatchett completed all four required classes and will now take this knowledge with them to the Jackson County Jail as an asset.

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Council considers purchase of fire boats

by Marth Smith

Scottsboro Fire Chief Gene Necklaus presented the recommendation for the purchase of two fire boats at the last City Council work session held on Monday, February 17, 2020.

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It’s about the bike

by Martha Smith

Some are fortunate enough to go through their entire lives without a single wake-up call in the guise of a health scare. Jackson County Courthouse Security Deputy Barry Munza is not one of those people.

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