Burn Ban

Jefferson County placed under burn ban Ashley Hunter ECB Publishing, Inc. As fires rage across the Florida Panhandle due to dry weather conditions and hot temperatures, Jefferson County Emergency Management (JCEM) has placed Jefferson County under a temporary emergency burn…

NextEra announces open house

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. NextEra, the company behind the high-voltage transmission line that is slated to cross Jefferson and Leon counties, will hold an open house on the controversial project next week. The event is scheduled for 3-8 p.m.…

Mya Trammell: Jefferson County’s performer

Jefferson student sings national anthem at Tallahassee Community College graduation ceremony Ashley Hunter ECB Publishing, Inc. Mya Trammell, an 18-year-old Jefferson Somerset student, recently got the opportunity of a lifetime when she was invited to sing before the graduating 2019…

Will your bill be higher?

Duke Energy and Tri-County Electric say no to raising electric rates after Hurricane Michael Ashley Hunter ECB Publishing, Inc. Several hundred Florida Panhandle residents will once more be feeling the impact of October 2018’s Hurricane Michael, as Gulf Power (which…