Jefferson County Commissioners and County Attorney Joseph Casson (standing) met on Tuesday to discuss the process for finding a new Sheriff. Many member of the Sheriff's Office were also present at the meeting. Sheriff Matt's Schultz's last day is May 15. According to Casson, the county has 45 days in which to hire a new Sheriff. Commissioners are moving quickly. The deadline for applications is May 11 and interviews will be held May 18.
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05/07/2021 - 1:25pm
Finishing in sixth place, the Diller-Odell girls track squad was at the Freeman Invite on Wednesday. Lilly Swanson placed in the top ten of the triple jump with 6th getting to the distance 30-10.25 and took 2nd place in the high jump reaching a...


05/07/2021 - 2:22pm
 Janet Lynn (Johnson) Love, age 51, passed away on Saturday, May 1, 2021, at her home in Shell Knob, Missouri, with her husband, Steve by her side. Mrs. Love, daughter of Dick and Anna (Hein) Johnson, was born on June 30, 1969, in Fairbury, Nebraska...


05/07/2021 - 1:24pm
Regular readers of this column are aware, I think, that they can normally assume what I am writing is true, unless of course I am obviously joking, woefully misinformed or perhaps both. So I don't normally feel obligated to preface my columns with...

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