The second Patriot Day ceremony in remembrance of those killed on Sept. 11, 2001 is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at Johnny Henderson Park.
Roughly 140 community leaders from across the region gathered in Jackson County Thursday for the Northwest League of Cities annual summer dinner meeting. It is the obligation of the incoming League president to host the summer session in his community, and this year’s new president is Malone Mayor Gene Wright.
What would drive an individual to travel halfway across the country for a vocal competition? What would motivate a person to perform in local venues? The answer is two-fold. With each performance and with each competition, the skill and the recognition of the individual grow. Those are two of the factors that keep Jerome Jackson, a local Elvis Tribute Artist, honing his craft.