Reporters Corner

What are you looking for, Ms. Washington? Recently, a school board member complained of people stirring up ‘animosity’ due to their interest in school district properties, in particular, the former elementary and middle schools that are located in the northeast…

Frances Wise Gillyard

Frances Wise Gillyard was born on July 15, 1943, to Joseph Wise and Willmon Franklin Wise in Snowhill, Md. Frances was raised in Maryland and attended public schools there. Leroy and Frances Wise Gillyard were joined in Holy Matrimony in…

Crime Beat

Ashley Hunter ECB Publishing, Inc. Kenneth Nealy – August 19 Kenneth Jerome Nealy, 33, of Monticello, was arrested on Monday, Aug. 19 by Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office (JCSO) Cpl. Bethea after Nealy was discovered to be driving with a revoked…