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Marshanna Hester, MHester@jacksongov.org • Office (816) 881-1391 • Cell (816) 878-1930 • Current News Releases & Media Advisories 

  1. Jackson County Executive announces nominating committee for Jackson County Sheriff

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2018 Contact: Marshanna Hester (816) 878-1930 Read on...
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    Monument to Freedom, Justice and Courage

    County, city and community leaders gathered Wednesday to break ground on the “Monument to Freedom, Justice and Courage” at Leon Jordan Park. Read on...
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    Jackson County Drug Task Force Awarded

    The Jackson County Drug Task Force was recently awarded the 2017 Outstanding Cooperative Effort Award by the Midwest High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area and the Office of National Drug Control Policy in Washington D.C. Read on...
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    Women in Corrections: Kiva Hill

    The story of Kiva Hill is the third in a series of articles about the women who work in the Jackson County Department of Corrections. Read on...
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    Parks Customer Service Training

    In preparation of the busy spring and summer season ahead, Jackson County Parks + Rec held its annual “State of the Parks” and Customer Service Training for 130 full-time associates. Read on...
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  1. Jackson County Executive statement regarding Sheriff

  2. Jackson County announces groundbreaking ceremony for “Monument to Freedom, Justice & Courage"

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 16, 2018 Contact: Marshanna Hester (816) 878-1930 Read on...
  3. Jackson County Parks + Rec presents Nature Walks at Fort Osage National Historic Landmark

    Wear your hiking or walking shoes and spend time on the bluffs and river bottoms of the Missouri River during a nature walk surrounding the Fort Osage National Historic Landmark. The event is hosted by Jackson County Parks + Rec. Read on...
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