The courthouse’s central boiler has been inoperable since around the week of Christmas.
Jackson Diesel can also repair and maintain hydraulics, handle Department of Transportation inspections and do brake and oil changes, tuneups, transmission work, electrical alignment and diagnostics.
Michail Carter, the widely recruited 6-foot-4 senior, was among five Jackson High School Red Devils to sign letters of intent on National Signing Day.
Police Chief James Morgan has been a proponent of the practice since taking over the job in March 2015, about three months after the privilege was ended for nearly all city employees.
Chief Magistrate Rebecca Pitts reports the following individuals were brought before the Butts County Magistrate Court for first appearance bond hearings during the period of Jan. 25-29.
In a statement released last week, Richard Milam said these are the busiest days of his 42-year legal career, the last 16 of which he’s spent as the circuit’s chief prosecutor.
This weekend the Alliance for Freedom, Restoration and Justice is teaming up with the Freedom Business Alliance for an Engage Together Conference for Business Leaders to be held at the Chick-fil-A Headquarters and International Conference Center in Atlanta.
The Butts County Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Daughtry Foundation Building, 221 College St., Jackson. The public is invited. Light refreshments will be served.
Chief Magistrate Rebecca Pitts reports the following individuals were brought before the Butts County Magistrate Court for first appearance bond hearings during the period of Jan. 19-22.
In addition to the screenings available to Butts County residents at the health fair, the hospitals also had doctors and nurses on hand to consult with attendees about their results.
The weather service is warning of possible black ice and up to 2 inches of snow north of Interstate 20, but areas south could get a dusting of snow or up to a half inch, as well as black ice.
Labor officials also noted an uptick in new claims for unemployment benefits. The number of jobless claims rose by 14,000, or 41.9 percent, from November to December.
The Board of Commissioners set a special called meeting for 6:30 p.m. Thursday, immediately following the planning commission’s regular meeting at 6 p.m., in order to take up the rezoning and two other routine updates to planning documents required by state law.
The Rev. Kenyatta Bush, of McDonough, was the guest speaker for the United Coalition of Butts County’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day program at Zion Missionary Baptist Church.
Chief Magistrate Rebecca Pitts reports the following individuals were brought before the Butts County Magistrate Court for first appearance bond hearings during the period of Jan. 11-18:
Gov. Nathan Deal has allocated $16.73 million in the proposed 2017 state budget to complete construction of Southern Crescent Technical College’s Henry County campus.
Sylvan Grove Hospital will hold its annual health fair from 8 a.m. to noon Jan. 21 at the Butts County Administration Building, 625 W. Third St., Jackson.
Butts County Fire Chief Mike Wilson said the two occupants of the truck were able to exit the vehicle well before the train collided with the trailer.