Is Obesity killing you?

continued… cally known, as the mechanisms that the body uses to regulate weight and body fat remain a partial mystery. What is known, however, is that consumption of more calories…

Porta potties become a hot seat

Debbie Snapp ECB Publishing, Inc. Jefferson County Fire Rescue responded to a vehicle fire on Monday morning, June 19, expecting to hose down and clean up a trailer load of…

New faces

When school starts up again in the fall, the Jefferson County School District will be the first in the state of Florida to be run by a charter school company…

Semi trailer catches fire

Debbie Snapp ECB Publishing, Inc. A Hyundai semi-trailer caught fire in the early morning of June 9 on Interstate 10 at mile marker 226 in Jefferson County. Both westbound lanes…

Downed tree causes wreck

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. A storm-toppled tree, early Wednesday morning, on South Salt Road near Turkey Scratch Road resulted in a truck wreck that nearly had tragic consequences. According…

Lazaro Aleman ECB Publishing, Inc. The Jefferson County Health Department, which is largely a function of the Florida Department of Health (FDOH), has a new administrator, Kimberly Allbritton. Allbritton last…