THE JACKSON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY is hosting a free substance abuse seminar facilitated by VAYA Health at 12:30 p.m. Monday in the Community Room. A mask is required. Call the Library at 586-2016 to register, and visit to sign up for free webinars offered by Vaya Health.


2022 GOVERNOR’S VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARD nominations for Jackson County are open. Mountain Projects is looking for volunteers who have gone above and beyond in this last year. Nominations are being accepted until Jan. 21. Nomination forms are available in Jackson County by e-mail at or by calling John Chicoine at 356-2833.