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Jackson police report 4/18/14 (04/18/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson police report 4/17/14 (04/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 4/11/14 (04/14/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Assault Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 4/13/14 (04/13/14)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Thursday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 4/10/14 (04/10/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson fire report 4/8/14 (04/09/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Tuesday: * Emergency medical service on County Road 318.
Jackson board presents assessment update (04/08/14)
The Jackson Board of Aldermen presented an update on the Cape Girardeau County Needs Assessment Plan and U.S. 61 project during the study session after their meeting Monday night, which included a plan to reconfigure U.S. 61 around the city's courthouse and diagonally through where the Cape Girardeau County Administration building stands today...
Jackson fire report 4/7/14 (04/07/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 4/7/14 (04/07/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Property damage...
Jackson police report 4/6/14 (04/06/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson police report 4/4/14 (04/04/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 4/3/14 (04/03/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday:...
Jackson police report 4/3/14 (04/03/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 4/1/14 (04/01/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrest Summonses Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 3/31/14 (03/31/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 3/30/14 (03/30/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 3/28/14 (03/28/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson police report 3/27/14 (03/27/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 3/26/14 (03/26/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson Police Department draws praise (03/25/14)
Doug Austin lives in Cape Girardeau, but he made sure he was in Jackson on Monday afternoon to express his appreciation for the city's police department. The secretary of Seniors and Lawmen Together was among five people who participated in a public comment session as part of the Jackson Police Department's triennial accreditation assessment...
Salvation Army store in Jackson upgrades, announces event in April (03/25/14)
After a few months of remodeling while still doing business, The Salvation Army Family Store in Jackson announced its grand-opening dates in April for the updated store. Salvation Army Capt. Ronnie Amick on Monday said the finished product will feature a new store layout, a fresh coat of interior paint, new management and pricing scale and more products, among a few other face-lifts...
Jackson fire report 3/25/14 (03/25/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Saturday. The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Sunday...
Jackson fire report 3/23/14 (03/23/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 3/23/14 (03/23/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 3/21/14 (03/21/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 3/20/14 (03/20/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 3/20/14 (03/20/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson police report 3/19/14 (03/19/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Summonses Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report, 3/16/14 (03/16/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report, 3/16/14 (03/16/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 3/14/14 (03/14/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 3/13/14 (03/13/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items: Summonses...
Jackson police report 3/12/14 (03/12/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson Recycling Center extends Saturday hours (03/11/14)
The Jackson Recycling Center will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays beginning April 5. The expanded hours, which run through Oct. 25, will affect Saturdays only. Located at 508 Eastview Court, the center accepts cardboard; newspapers; magazines; office paper; junk mail; Styrofoam; grocery bags; clear, green and brown glass; all plastic containers; aluminum, tin and steel cans; lead and rechargeable batters; and electronic waste...
Jackson fire report 3/11/14 (03/11/14)
*** JACKSON Firefighters responded to the following call Saturday: * A motor vehicle accident on West Jackson Boulevard. *** Firefighters responded to the following call Sunday: * An illegal burn on North Oak Hill Road.
Jackson police report 3/10/14 (03/10/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 3/6/14 (03/06/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 3/6/14 (03/06/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Tuesday: * Emergency medical service on Oakland Drive. *** The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Wednesday: * Emergency medical service on Court Street.
Jackson police report 3/3/14 (03/03/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests to not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson police report 2/28/14 (02/28/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summons Burglary Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report, 2/25/14 (02/25/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summons Thefts...
Jackson police report 2/24/14 (02/24/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Thefts...
Jackson police report 2/23/14 (02/23/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 2/21/14 (02/21/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 2/21/14 (02/21/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 2/18/14 (02/18/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 2/18/14 (02/18/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 2/17/14 (02/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 2/14/14 (02/14/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 2/14/14 (02/14/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday: * An odor investigation on Aaron Drive. * Emergency medical service on Oakland Drive. * Emergency medical service on South Bellevue Street.
Jackson police report 2/11/14 (02/11/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
'Dance Through the Ages' kicks off Jackson bicentenial commemorations (02/10/14)
Jackson is nearing its 200th anniversary July 4, and the yearlong celebration started with an afternoon whirl on the dance floor Sunday. The bicentennial city's "Dance Through the Ages" drew 150 people to American Legion Post 158, 319 N. High St. "There is a lot of history in our community," said city outreach committee member Janice Lumsden. "We want to honor the older generation and the history they have, and educate the younger generation and involve them as well."...
Jackson fire report 2/10/14 (02/10/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Thursday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 2/10/14 (02/10/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson police report 2/9/14 (02/09/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 2/7/14 (02/07/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Burglary...
Jackson fire report 2/6/14 (02/06/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Tuesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Jackson fire report 2/4/14 (02/04/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Sunday:...
Jackson police report 2/4/14 (02/04/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 2/3/14 (02/03/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Saturday:...
Jackson fire report 2/2/14 (02/02/14)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Wednesday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Thursday:...
Jackson police report 2/2/14 (02/02/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses Theft Miscellaneous...
Construction continues on Jackson school (01/31/14)
LAURA SIMON ~ lsimon@semissourian.com Adam Mays, with Grover Mays & Sons Construction, welds decking on Jackson R-II School District's new elementary school building, Thursday, Jan. ...
Jackson police report 1/30/14 (01/30/14)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summons Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 1/28/14 (01/28/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summons...
Jackson fire report 1/27/14 (01/27/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Saturday:...
Jackson police report 1/27/14 (01/27/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 1/26/13 (01/26/14)
Firefighters responded to the following call Wednesday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Thursday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 1/24/14 (01/24/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses...
Jackson police report 1/23/14 (01/23/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson places use tax on April ballot (01/22/14)
The Jackson Board of Aldermen on Tuesday unanimously approved placing a use-tax question on the ballot for an April 8 election. Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce director Brian Gerau and Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce president and CEO John Mehner spoke in favor of a use tax, which is levied on out-of-state purchases, during the public hearing at the meeting Tuesday...
Jackson police report 1/22/14 (01/22/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 1/20/14 (01/20/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 1/17/14 (01/17/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 1/16/14 (01/16/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 1/15/14 (01/15/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Theft Assault Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 1/14/14 (01/14/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson Police Department, 1/12/14 (01/12/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 1/10/14 (01/10/14)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Miscellaneous * Keep the peace was requested in the 3200 block of Ridge Road. * Fraud was reported in the 300 block of Westridge Drive.
Jackson teen has had two books published - with one on the way - and written dozens more (01/09/14)
Joshua Taylor seems to have a sense of purpose beyond his 14 years. Already he has written at least 40 books and had two published and is working on another. Taylor's writing also has appeared in the Southeast Missourian Jr., printed monthly. His two published books are "The Humming Bird's Song," self-published in 2010, and "Epic -- Book One: History Mealevolence," an e-book published in 2012 by Heard Word Publishing in Aurora, Colo...
Jackson police report 1/9/14 (01/09/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Property damage Burglaries Thefts Robbery Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 1/5/14 (01/05/14)
Firefighters responded to the following call Friday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson fire report 1/3/14 (01/03/14)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 1/3/14 (01/03/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 1/2/14 (01/02/14)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson fire report 1/2/14 (01/02/14)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Monday: Firefighters responded to the following call Tuesday:...
Jackson police report 12/30/13 (12/30/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson woman dies in apartment fire (12/30/13)
A Jackson woman died Sunday afternoon in a fire at her apartment at 320 Shawnee Circle. Cape Girardeau County Coroner John Clifton identified the woman Sunday night as 61-year-old Sandra Riggins. He said an autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday. The fire was called in at 1:50 p.m. and Jackson Fire Department chief Jason Mouser said the fire was confined to the living room of the affected downstairs unit...
Jackson police report 12/29/13 (12/29/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Burglary Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 12/29/13 (12/29/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Thursday:...
Jackson police report 12/27/13 (12/27/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson to use Christmas trees to prevent erosion (12/24/13)
The city of Jackson will again be collecting Christmas trees at the Recycling Center, 508 Eastview Court, for use in a stream bank stabilization project in city park. A separate area will be marked near the yard-waste pits for Christmas trees, according to a news release from the Public Works Department. All ornaments, tinsel and other decorations should be removed from the trees before dropping them off...
Jackson police report 12/24/13 (12/24/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Miscellaneous...
Pastor, teacher reflect on death of Jackson teen (12/23/13)
Described by two people who knew him, 18-year-old Nolan Weber, who died in Saturday in Jackson after a nearly three-year battle with brain cancer, was a young man of amazing faith, humility and maturity. The Rev. Tommy Weems, who was pastor of First Baptist Church in Jackson and is now pastor of LaRue Baptist Church in LaRue, Texas, will be providing the sermon at Weber's funeral...
Jackson fire report 12/23/13 (12/23/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 12/23/13 (12/23/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 12/22/13 (12/22/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWIs Arrests Summonses Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 12/19/13 (12/19/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summons Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 12/18/13 (12/18/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson aldermen approve $33M budget (12/17/13)
A 2014 budget of nearly $33 million was approved Monday night by the Jackson Board of Aldermen. The budget, which was unanimously approved, also includes sewer and other utility rate increases. The rates for sewer and water usage will each rise 1.7 percent based on the Consumer Price Index. Electric rates will rise by 8 percent, and solid waste collection rates will rise from $2 to $5 per month...
Jackson police report 12/16/13 (12/16/13)
The Jackson Police Department reported the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 12/16/13 (12/16/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday...
Jackson police report 12/15/13 (12/15/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summons Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 12/13/13 (12/13/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items...
Jackson police report 12/12/13 (12/12/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 12/10/13 (12/10/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Theft...
Jackson police report 12/8/13 (12/08/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Assault Burglaries Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 12/8/13 (12/08/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 12/5/13 (12/05/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses...
Jackson aldermen choose narrow-network insurance plan for city employees (12/03/13)
The Jackson Board of Aldermen on Monday unanimously passed an ordinance authorizing a contractual agreement with United Healthcare to provide health insurance for the close to 130 city of Jackson employees. Jim Roach, Jackson city administrator, said Monday the board chose to switch health insurance providers from Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield to United Healthcare of Maryland Heights, Mo., and in turn, switch to a narrower network...
Jackson fire report 12/3/13 (12/03/13)
Firefighters responded to the following call Saturday:...
Jackson police report 12/3/13 (12/03/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses...
Jackson police report 11/28/13 (11/28/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Assault Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 11/27/13 (11/27/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summons...
Jackson police report 11/26/13 (11/26/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 11/24/13 (11/24/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 11/22/13 (11/22/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summons...
Jackson police report 11/21/13 (11/21/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 11/21/13 (11/21/13)
Firefighters responded to the following call Tuesday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 11/20/13 (11/20/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summons...
Jackson aldermen table rezoning, permit after public hearing (11/19/13)
Because of objections voiced during public hearings, the Jackson Board of Aldermen unanimously tabled ordinances for rezoning of a parcel of land and the issuance of a special-use permit at its meeting Monday. The vote to table the items came after public hearings held during the meeting that addressed rezoning of a section of land at the intersection of East Main Street and North Oak Hill Road and issuing a special-use permit so town-house apartments could be built on the property. ...
Jackson trash schedule changed for Thanksgiving (11/20/13)
The trash-collection schedule for the city of Jackson will be altered in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. According to a news release issued by Rodney Bollinger, director of Pubic Works, the sanitation department will not be in operation Nov. ...
Jackson police report 11/19/13 (11/19/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 11/18/13 (11/18/13)
Firefighters responded to the following call Wednesday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Thursday: Firefighters responded to the following call Friday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 11/18/13 (11/18/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Miscellaneous...
Community center in Jackson draws closer to reality (11/15/13)
Full architectural plans for a community center in Jackson are now in the hands of city officials, meaning the center is a step closer to being built. Jackson Mayor Barbara Lohr said the city recently received the plans from an architect hired by the group donating the money to build the center. The next step is to send specifications to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to complete a grant approval that will fund the building of a safe room/multipurpose room inside the center...
Jackson schools foundation gives out 27 grants (11/15/13)
Orchard Drive Elementary School first-grade teacher Lindsay Miller was so excited Thursday when she was awarded a $500 grant from the Jackson R-2 School Foundation a large grin burst across her face. "I could cry," Miller said after Merideth Pobst, director of foundation/communications and several foundation board members arrived in her classroom...
Jackson police report 11/15/13 (11/15/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 11/14/13 (11/14/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 11/13/13 (11/13/13)
*** JACKSON Firefighters responded to the following call Monday: * Emergency medical service on Ridge Road. *** Firefighters responded to the following call Tuesday: * A citizen assist on Mulberry Street.
Jackson police report 11/13/13 (11/13/13)
The Jackson Police Department has released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 11/12/13 (11/12/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 11/11/13 (11/11/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson fire report 11/11/13 (11/11/13)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Saturday: * An emergency medical service call on Highland Drive. * An emergency medical service call on South Hope Street.
Jackson fire report 11/10/13 (11/10/13)
*** JACKSON Firefighters responded to the following call Thursday: * Emergency medical service on Elm Street.
Jackson police report 11/10/13 (11/10/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 11/8/13 (11/08/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday:...
Jackson police report 11/8/13 (11/08/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 11/7/13 (11/07/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 11/6/13 (11/06/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 11/5/13 (11/05/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Property damage...
Jackson board rejects annexation of Fruitland (11/05/13)
A resolution that confirmed the city of Jackson's opposition to an annexation request by group of Fruitland residents was unanimously approved at Monday's board of aldermen meeting. "The resolution is unfavorable to the annexation petition," said Jackson Mayor Barbara Lohr...
Jackson police report 11/4/13 (11/04/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summons...
Jackson fire report 11/4/13 (11/04/13)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Thursday: Firefighters responded to the following call Friday:...
Jackson police report 11/3/13 (11/03/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Thefts...
Jackson police report 11/1/13 (11/01/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 10/31/13 (10/31/13)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday: * A citizen's assist on Bel Air Drive. * A motor vehicle accident clean up on East Jackson Boulevard.
Jackson police report 10/31/13 (10/31/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Assaults Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 10/30/13 (10/30/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Monday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday:...
Jackson fire report 10/29/13 (10/29/13)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Sunday: Firefighters responded to the following call Monday:...
Jackson man waives arraignment in manslaughter case (10/29/13)
A Jackson man waived arraignment Monday on felony charges connected to an April 5 crash that killed a Glenallen, Mo., teenager. Bobby Joe Abernathy, 34, faces charges of involuntary manslaughter and second-degree assault in connection with the crash that killed 17-year-old Amelia Fisher...
Jackson school foundation tries travel tour as fundraiser (10/28/13)
The Jackson R-2 Foundation is trying something a little different as a fundraiser -- a trip to New England. Those who sign up for the trip, offered through 1st Class Travel, will have a portion of the cost donated to the foundation, which awards classroom teacher grants and other extras not covered by the budget...
Jackson police report 10/28/13 (10/28/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses...
Jackson police report 10/27/13 (10/27/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrest Summonses Burglary Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 10/27/13 (10/27/13)
Firefighters responded to the following call Friday: Firefighters responded to the following call Saturday:...
Jackson police report 10/25/13 (10/25/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 10/24/13 (10/24/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson School Board approves bid for food service equipment (10/23/13)
Servco Equipment Co. of St. Louis was chosen as the low bidder to provide food service equipment for Jackson's new elementary school Tuesday night. The school board approved the bid of $325,447 during a special meeting. Superintendent Ron Anderson said the food service equipment will include items such as serving and cooking equipment, stoves, ovens, containers, refrigerators and utensils...
Jackson Board of Aldermen discuss Fruitland annexation petition (10/22/13)
A petition for the annexation of Fruitland was discussed during the Jackson Board of Aldermen meeting Monday. The petition, discussed during the study session of the aldermen, was presented to the city Oct. 7 by a group of Fruitland residents known as "Friends of Fruitland" who are seeking to incorporate the community into a fourth-class city...
Jackson fire report 10/20/13 (10/20/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Friday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Saturday:...
Jackson police report 10/20/13 (10/20/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 10/18/13 (10/18/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 10/17/13 (10/17/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses Assault Burglary...
Cause of Missouri Plastics fire undetermined (10/16/13)
Nearly two weeks after a fire at a Jackson recycling business, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the state fire marshal have ruled the cause of the fire undetermined, the bureau reported Tuesday. Missouri Plastics, 4751 State Highway Y, caught fire Oct. 3...
Jackson police report 10/14/13 (10/14/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 10/14/13 (10/14/13)
Firefighters responded to the following call Thursday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 10/13/13 (10/13/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 10/11/13 (10/11/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson fire report 10/11/13 (10/11/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Thursday:...
Jackson police report 10/10/13 (10/10/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Assault Burglary Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson Recycling Center to reduce Saturday hours (10/08/13)
The Jackson Public Works Department has announced that Recycling Center hours will change for Saturdays in the fall and winter. The Recycling Center, 508 Eastview Court, will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays beginning Nov. 2, according to a news release from Rodney Miller, public works director. The reduced hours of operation will run through March 30. The center will continue to be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 2, the release said...
Jackson police report 10/8/13 (10/08/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summons Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson aldermen accept plan to improve city electrical system (10/08/13)
The Jackson Board of Aldermen took a step toward the future Monday when they unanimously accepted a plan to improve the city's electric system. The newly approved Electrical System Facility Plan could be launched in 2014 and last through 2023, but for the time being the plan will be subject to more scrutiny to determine which direction the city will take concerning its implementation...
Jackson police report 10/7/13 (10/07/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Assaults Burglaries Thefts Miscellaneous...
Fire destroys Missouri Plastics plant in Jackson (10/06/13)
A fire destroyed the Missouri Plastics plant in Jackson, which caught fire about 10 p.m. Thursday. No one was hurt, but the fire continued to burn through much of Friday, said Dwayne Kirchhoff, chief of the East County Fire Protection District. Kirchhoff said the cause was unknown and the Missouri Fire Marshal's Office had not been able to start its investigation...
Jackson police report 10/4/13 (10/04/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson to hold first Oktoberfest (10/02/13)
You won't have to be of German heritage to enjoy the first Uptown Jackson Oktoberfest, but it couldn't hurt. "If people want to wear German attire with lederhosen, we encourage that," said Lisa Walker, Oktoberfest chairwoman. "It will only make things more fun."...
Jackson police report 10/02/13 (10/02/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 9/30/13 (09/30/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests...
Jackson police report 9/29/13 (09/29/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 9/29/13 (09/29/13)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 9/27/13 (09/27/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 9/26/13 (09/26/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 9/25/13 (09/25/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 9/25/13 (09/25/13)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: * A fire alarm on Old Orchard Road. * Emergency medical service on North High Street. * Emergency medical service on North Missouri Street.
Jackson police report 9/24/13 (09/24/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 9/23/13 (09/23/13)
Firefighters responded to the following call Friday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 9/20/13 (09/20/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 9/19/13 (09/19/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 9/18/13 (09/18/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Assault Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 9/18/13 (09/18/13)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Monday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson fire report 9/16/13 (09/16/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Friday:...
Jackson police report 9/15/13 (09/15/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 9/15/13 (09/15/13)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Thursday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 9/13/13 (09/13/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 9/11/13 (09/11/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 9/11/13 (09/11/13)
Firefighters responded to the following call Saturday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Sunday:...
Guthrie case set for trial in March (09/10/13)
Barring any further delays, Lawrence Guthrie will go to trial in March on charges he physically assaulted his estranged wife, got into a shootout with police and then shot himself in a failed suicide attempt. Guthrie, a Gulf War veteran and former Marine, faces charges of domestic assault, armed criminal action and assault on a law enforcement officer in connection with the June 2012 confrontation...
Jackson police report 9/10/13 (09/10/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 9/9/13 (09/09/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson police report 9/8/13 (09/08/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest Summonses Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 9/6/13 (09/06/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 9/5/2013 (09/05/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Traffic concern at future elementary school discussed in Jackson (09/04/13)
The issue of traffic flow near the planned elementary school on Lacey Street in Jackson was an item of conversation during Tuesday's meeting of the Jackson Board of Aldermen. The discussion stemmed from the traffic-study review for the school, which was prepared by Bernardin, Lochmueller and Associates Inc. of St. Louis. Alderwoman Wanda Young questioned why the study was confined to an area adjacent the school, specifically Lacey and East Main streets and Lacey Street and East Ridge Road...
Jackson police report 9/4/13 (09/04/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Summonses...
Jackson police report 9/3/13 (09/03/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests Assaults Summonses Theft Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 09/3/13 (09/03/13)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 9/1/13 (09/01/13)
JACKSON The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Theft Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 8/30/13 (08/30/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrest...
Jackson fire report 8/29/13 (08/29/13)
Firefighters responded to the following call Tuesday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 8/29/13 (08/29/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Assault Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Affidavit: Man had meth, pot in his system before crash that killed teen (08/28/13)
A Jackson man was arrested Monday on second-degree assault and involuntary manslaughter charges in connection with an April 5 crash that claimed the life of a Glenallen, Mo., teenager. Bobby Joe Abernathy, 34, was driving a Slumberland Furniture truck west on Highway 34 in Cape Girardeau County when it crossed the centerline and collided head-on with a sport utility vehicle in which 17-year-old Amelia Fisher was riding...
Jackson fire report 8/27/13 (08/27/13)
*** JACKSON The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Monday: * An emergency medical service call on Court Street.
Jackson police report, 8/26/13 (08/26/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 8/25/13 (08/25/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests Summonses...
Jackson fire report 8/25/13 (08/25/13)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday:...
Jackson police report 8/23/13 (08/23/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson fire report 8/23/13 (08/23/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday:...
Jackson police report 8/19/13 (08/19/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson fire report 8/18/13 (08/18/13)
Firefighters responded to the following calls Friday: Firefighters responded to the following calls Saturday:...
Jackson police report 8/18/13 (08/18/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses...
Jackson police report 8/16/13 (08/16/13)
The Jackson Police Department reported the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Summonses...
Jackson police report 8/15/13 (08/15/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWIs Arrests Summonses Assault Burglaries Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson fire report 8/12/13 (08/12/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 8/12/13 (08/12/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 8/9/13 (08/09/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI...
Jackson police report 8/8/13 (08/08/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Assaults Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report, 8/5/13 (08/05/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 8/4/13 (08/04/13)
The Jackson Police Department responded to the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests Burglaries Theft Property damage Summons Miscellaneous...
Jackson police report 8/2/13 (08/02/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Summonses Robbery Thefts Property damage Miscellaneous...
Jackson soon will begin construction of grade school (07/31/13)
Major construction work on a seventh elementary building in the Jackson School District could begin within a few months, now that general contracting bids are in the hands of school officials. The school board is expected to choose a general contractor for the voter-approved project during its Aug. 13 meeting, superintendent Ron Anderson said...
Jackson fire report 7/31/13 (07/31/13)
*** Jackson The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Monday: * Emergency medical service on West Adams Street. * Emergency medical service on Indian Parkway.
Jackson police report 7/30/13 (07/30/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Thefts...
Jackson police report 7/29/13 (07/29/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests Assault Thefts Miscellaneous...
Temperate weather boosts Jackson Homecomers finale (07/28/13)
Bright sunshine combined with a cool breeze brought out a sizable crowd Saturday to enjoy the final day of the Jackson Homecomers celebration. Tuesday was marred by a heavy rain that led to the cancellation of opening-day activities. It looked as though rain might spoil everyone's fun again Friday, but the main event for that evening, the talent show finals, were moved indoors to the American Legion Post 138 hall so nearly 100 friends and family members could cheer on their favorite contestant...
Jackson fire report 7/24/13 (07/25/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following calls Wednesday:...
Jackson police report 7/24/13 (07/25/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 7/23/13 (07/24/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Arrests Summons Thefts Miscellaneous...
Jackson Homecomers opening night rained out (07/24/13)
The first evening of the Jackson Homecomers celebration lasted only about half an hour. It ended in a torrential downpour. At 6:30 p.m., Mayor Barbara Lohr welcomed everyone. "We here in Jackson really like to celebrate," she said. "Hopefully this rain will hold off for a while and let us have our party. But as always, we are here because we want to have fun, a lot of that good food and we want to have fellowship with all of our friends and neighbors."...
Jackson police report 7/23/13 (07/23/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items: Thefts...
Guthrie still waiting for psychiatric evaluation (07/23/13)
Lawrence Guthrie was granted another continuance Monday in a case in which he is accused of physically assaulting his estranged wife and exchanging gunfire with police before shooting himself in the head. Last month, the case was continued to Monday to give Guthrie time to obtain a private psychiatric evaluation...
Jackson police report 7/21/13 (07/21/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 7/19/13 (07/19/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Teenager charged with molesting 11-year-old girl (07/19/13)
A Jackson teenager has been charged with molesting an 11-year-old girl, police reported Thursday. Casey Blessing, 17, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of inappropriate sexual contact with the girl, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department...
Jackson police report 7/18/13 (07/18/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 7/17/13 (07/17/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 7/16/13 (07/16/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt...
Jackson police report 7/14/13 (07/14/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. Arrests...
Jackson police report 7/12/13 (07/12/13)
The Jackson Police Department released the following items. Arrests do not imply guilt. DWI Thefts...
Jackson fire report 7/9/13 (07/09/13)
The Jackson Fire Department responded to the following call Sunday:...