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

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    Associate of the Month: May 2019

    From watching over prisoners in the Corrections Department to collecting mosquitoes for the Environmental Health Division to inspecting buildings, Marlon Southard has had a wide variety of duties as a Jackson County associate. Read on...
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    129th Correction Officer Academy Graduation

    The Jackson County Corrections Department welcomed 11 new officers during a graduation ceremony for Corrections Academy’s 129th class. Read on...
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    Associate of the Month: April 2019

    Melanie Slaughter was named the April 2019 Associate of the Month for her work in the Public Administrator's Office. Read on...
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    Rock Island Trail Opens

    Jackson County celebrated the Grand Opening of the Rock Island Trail with a ribbon cutting ceremony June 1 at the 98th Street Trailhead. Read on...
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