Preparing for impact

Lazaro Aleman, ECB Publishing, Inc. Following Governor Rick Scott’s declaration of a state of emergency on Sunday for the Florida Panhandle and Big Bend areas, Jefferson County officials followed suit with their own declaration on Monday morning in preparation for…

Sheriff Candidates meet at forum

Ashley Hunter ECB Publishing, Inc. Early afternoon on Tuesday, October 2, the Monticello Woman’s Club hosted a candidates’ forum and meet-and-greet with the four candidates vying for the title of Jefferson County’s Sheriff. Candidates Mac McNeill, William Massey, Jerry Sutphin…

Voter registration ends Oct. 9

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. If you haven’t registered to vote in the general election, there’s still time. Tuesday, Oct. 9, is the last day to register or change political party affiliation, according to the elections office. Keep in mind…