The Jacksonville News

August 28, 2015

The Jacksonville News

Tough choices will have to made on budget

The Jacksonville City Council began its work session an hour earlier than usual Monday evening, which gave the council time to consider tough questions brought by the looming date of Oct. 1, when the city must have its budget in place for the next fiscal year.

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Bryan Taylor enjoys real estate

Though Bryan Taylor has traveled the world and done many things, he has finally found his niche — real estate.  As co-owner of Taylor Real Estate Solutions, Taylor manages property in Jacksonville and its surrounding areas.  It’s a far cry from the degree in exercise science and wellness he earned from Jacksonville State University in 2001.  It’s been an interesting journey, he said.


Off to a good start

New Pleasant Valley head football coach Jonathan Nix may be the perfect fit for the school. Nix attended high school and played high school football at West End in Walnut Grove, a school that included students from a number of small communities in rural Etowah County. He grew accustomed to winning while playing for Randy Hallmark at West End. The Patriots were undefeated in the regular season in each of his three seasons of high school football, and he’s accustomed to winning as a head coach.The way Hallmark coached has shaped Nix.


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