Features Archive...

2004

August 11, 2004
Rafting the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon

July 20, 2004
Local Election Coverage
Primary Election Results

Banks, Jackson, Madison Counties

November 2, 2004
Local Election Coverage
General Election Results

Banks, Jackson, Madison Counties

2003

2002

2001
December 12 2001

2001 Local High School Football results
Schedules and scores from The Banks County Leopards, The Commerce Tigers, The Jackson County Panthers, The Jefferson Dragons and The Madison County Red Raiders

A compilation from The Banks County News, The Commerce News, The Jackson Herald and The Madison County Journal


November 6, 2001
Local Election Results

From Banks, Jackson & Madison counties

A compilation from The Banks County News, The Commerce News, The Jackson Herald and The Madison County Journal


  January 24, 2001
2000 Jackson County Property Transactions

All property bought & sold in Jackson County in 2000

The Jackson Herald


  January 24, 2001
2000 Jackson County Mobile Home Permits

All permits issued in Jackson County in 2000.

The Jackson Herald


January 24, 2001
2000 Jackson County Building Permits

All permits issued in Jackson County in 2000.

The Jackson Herald


2000

November 7, 2000
2000 General Election Results

Results from the 2000 General Elections in Banks, Jackson and Madison counties.


July 18, 2000
2000 Primary Election Results

Results from the 2000 Primaries in Banks, Jackson and Madison counties.


June 21, 2000
Jackson County from the Air

Ariel photos of Jackson County.
(Requires Adobe Acrobat. Download Free)


May 10, 2000
Why? Murders in Nicholson.

It is one of the most brutal slayings in Jackson county's history. Two young boys, ages 6 and 4, and their 25-year-old mother were stabbed repeatedly at their Nicholson home Monday evening by the boys' father.

The Jackson Herald


April 19, 2000
Goat Farming

Holly Springs man among state's growing number of goat farmers

The Jackson Herald


January 18, 2000
1999 Jackson County Building Permits

Permits issued in Jackson County in 1999.

The Jackson Herald


January 13, 2000
Governor Roy Barnes' Education Speech

Gov. Roy Barnes' speech on education

The Jackson Herald


January 7, 2000
1999 Jackson County Property Transactions

All property bought & sold in Jackson County in 1999
(Also see 1998 property transactions)

The Jackson Herald


1999

December 29, 1999
1999 In Review:
Banks County
/ Jackson County / Madison County

A compilation from The Banks County News, The Jackson Herald and The Madison County Journal


December 22, 1999
1999 Local High School Football Results

Schedules and scores from The Banks County Leopards, The Commerce Tigers, The Jackson County Panthers, The Jefferson Dragons and The Madison County Red Raiders. Also the Class A Playoff grid.

A compilation from The Banks County News, The Jackson Herald and The Madison County Journal


December 8, 1999
Senator Warns Of Threats To American Freedom

The United States, having won the Cold War and watched the dissolution of the Soviet Union, is now the only true "super power" left in the world. With the Soviet Union gone, the greatest threat to freedom comes from inside our borders, according to U.S. Senator Paul Coverdell.

The Commerce News


November 17, 1999
Jackson County Sex Offender Registry

The Jackson Herald


November 2, 1999
Local Election Coverage
Final Results-1999

A compilation from The Banks County News, The Jackson Herald and The Madison County Journal


Updated October 20, 1999
World War II Hero: Damon Gause
Jefferson Man's WWII Escape to be Major Motion Picture
A Jefferson man's heroic tale of escape during World War II is coming to life on the big screen.
Miramax Films, a Disney-owned company, has finalized a deal with the family of Major Damon Gause to produce the film version of his World War II escape and adventure in the Pacific.

The Jackson Herald


October, 1999
Students, teachers from Scotland spend nine-day visit in community, at JHS

A group of nine Scottish exchange students and three teachers spent a whirlwind nine days last week...

The Jackson Herald


October, 1999
Ghostbuster' stirs controversy over graveyard forays

Woman's haunt hobby dominates child custody hearing, upsets area churches

The Jackson Herald - October, 1999


September, 1999
Jefferson firm ready for Nevada rocket launch

Employees at Hybrid Dynamics Aerospace clapped and cheered Monday morning as they raised a 25-foot rocket outside their rural Jefferson facility.

The Jackson Herald


September, 1999
Echoes of the past
Courthouse Controversy...'New' courthouse was hotly debated 120 years ago

The Jackson Herald


September, 1999
Jackson County Chamber Connection

The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce's Quarterly Newsletter

The Jackson Herald
(in PDF format, requires Adobe Acrobat Reader. Download FREE)


August, 1999
Jackson Trail Christian School
A Tradition in Education: Jackson Trail Christian School begins its 25th year, continues emphasis on patriotism, religion

The Jackson Herald


June, 1999
The Shoe Saga

Stories, editorials and opinions on a 1999 JCCHS student who was not allowed to participate in graduation exercises because of his footwear.

The Jackson Herald


May 12, 1999
"Thank God The Union Won The Civil War"

A smattering of opinions on Confederate Memorial Day

The Commerce News


March 31, 1999
Honor and Respect

Marker placed at Groaning Rock grave of Revolutionary soldier.

The Jackson Herald


March, 1999
ITBS:The Holy Grail of school performance
Annual test now has impact beyond just student scores

ITBS Story (from March 17, 1999)
ITBS Scores (from May 26, 1999)

The Jackson Herald


January 27, 1999
1998 Jackson County Building Permits

All permits issued in Jackson County in 1998.

The Jackson Herald


January 13, 1999
1998 Jackson County Property Transactions
All property bought & sold in Jackson County in 1998

The Jackson Herald


January 6, 1999
Banks County Church Fire

New Year's Eve blaze levels Banks County church, kills firefighter

The Banks County News


January 6, 1999
Earning Their Wings

Five Jefferson boys among two percent of Scouts nationwide to earn Eagle Scout Award

The Jackson Herald

1998

December 30, 1998
1998 In Review:
Banks County
/ Jackson County / Madison County
A compilation of the year's top stories from The Banks County News, The Jackson Herald and The Madison County Journal



December 16, 1998
On The Road

'World Traveler' spends more than two weeks camped on I-85 exit ramp awaiting ride to next stop

The Commerce News


December 26, 1998
The Banks County News: 30 Years of News

The News celebrates thirtieth anniversary

The Banks County News


November 11, 1998
Hope Over Reason

Mother says daughters beat hearing impairment with strong faith

The Madison County Journal


November, 1998
Local Election Coverage - Final Results - 1998:
Banks County
/ Jackson County / Madison County
from the November 3, 1998 General Election

A compilation from The Banks County News, The Jackson Herald and The Madison County Journal


October 21, 1998
 Is Jackson Co. "Still Living In The 1800's"?

On October 21, 1998, Nina Adams of Jefferson wrote a letter to the editor which stated her opinion that Jackson countians were "still living in the 1800s" and she couldn't "see why anyone would want to live in this Godforsaken place (Jackson county)." The response from readers was overwhelming.

The Jackson Herald


October, 1998
Jackson County's Tax Digest

Varying rules, effects of growth affect basis for property taxation in Jackson County

The Jackson Herald


June-October, 1998
The Mulberry Plantation Controversy

Good for Jackson County or Unwanted Growth? A Compilation of Stories and Opinions

The Jackson Herald



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