2024 Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

Alabama will hold its 19th annual back-to-school sales tax holiday, beginning Friday, July 19 at 12:01 a.m. and ending Sunday, July 21 at midnight. Both the City of Scottsboro and Jackson County will participate in the tax-free weekend, allowing shoppers to purchase certain school supplies, computers, and clothing free of state sales tax. Local sales tax may still apply. All retailers are required to participate and may not charge tax on items that are legally declared exempt during the Sales Tax Holiday.

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Mayoral Candidate Q&A – John Moses

Each candidate running for public office was asked a set of questions on for publication.
Below are answers from candidates for Mayor of Scottsboro.

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Mayoral Candidate Q&A – Jim McCamy

Each candidate running for public office was asked a set of questions on for publication.
Below are answers from candidates for Mayor of Scottsboro.

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All Jackson Co. School District students to receive free meals

The Jackson County School District recently announced its policy for free and reduced-price meals for children served in schools under the National School Lunch Program and/or School Breakfast Program. For School Year 2024-2025, the Jackson County School District will participate in the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP). This USDA provision allows children to participate in the school meal programs without having to pay a fee or submit a meal application.

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Food for Thought annual fundraiser

School will be starting next month. Scottsboro and Jackson County food backpack programs will be providing food for their most food insecure children.

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