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Former priest/teacher gets up to 40 years behind bars for criminal sexual conduct

JACKSON, MI (WLNS) – A former Roman Catholic priest has learned his sentence after pleading no contest to sexual abuse charges that date back to the 1980s. 256 more words


Welding accident sparks fire at Jackson County company

Firefighters say a welding accident was to blame for a fire that struck a Jackson County business on Tuesday.

The Blackman-Leoni Township Department of Public Safety got the call just before 1 p.m. 90 more words


SSU Hosts MEAC Golf Tournament

Pooler, GA – Day two of the MEAC golf tournament at the Crosswinds Golf Club.



This Morning: Come and Get it! Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

(WLNS) — The United Way of Jackson County served up heaping plates of spaghetti for their annual fundraiser on Thursday.

The non-profit’s CEO Ken Toll told 6 News, that the spaghetti dinner is a tradition that pre-dates his time with United Way and goes back at least 30 years. 102 more words


Jackson County officials vote spend $30K for alert system

JACKSON, Mich. (AP) – Jackson County officials have voted to spend $30,000 in federal funds to purchase an alert system.

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UPDATE: Missing Jackson County man located

JACKSON CO., Mich (WLNS) – 6 News has learned that the body of a missing Norvell Township man, who was last seen in late March, has been found. 68 more words


Suspect arrested in Jackson Co. store robbery

JACKSON CO., Mich (WLNS) – Jackson County Sheriff’s deputies and the Michigan State Police Fugitive Team combined to arrest a suspect in connection with a convenience store robbery last week. 92 more words