Jackson County Sheriff’s Office
Jackson County Sheriff's Office received a donation of $6,549 from the Bikers Against Meth group and Scooters Sports Grill. This year's donation was almost three times the amount of last year before which raised $2,705 for the department.
Jackson County Circuit Judge Jenifer Holt has set a trial date in the case of Brittany Smith, who is charged in the 2018 death of Joshua Todd Smith, 38 of Jasper, Tennessee. Brittany Smith has maintained she was raped and acted in self-defense when she shot and killed Todd Smith.
Following guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and state and local public health authorities, Russell Cave National Monument is increasing recreational access and services.
Sheriff’s Deputy Travis Stevens was in the Jackson County Courthouse on June 6 during the peaceful protest just in case things took a turn for the worse.
Major Ron Latimer, who has served almost 28 years in the Scottsboro Police Department, will be appointed interim police chief Monday, June 1. Latimer’s appointment comes after the retirement of Police Chief Ralph Dawe, who served more than 30 years in the department and 14 as chief.