JSU's board of trustees voted Tuesday to buy the Brookstone Physician Center building next door to the JSU-owned former Regional Medical Center Jacksonville for $2.6 million. The university plans to move its nursing program to the site permanently, officials said. Read the full story
Jacksonville State University's respiratory therapy program celebrated the opening of its new instructional facility inside the former Jacksonville Hospital on Friday. Attendees saw the new instructional lab, classrooms, lounges and offices lining the second-floor wing that used to be the hospital’s nursery. Read the full story
Jacksonville State University's respiratory therapy program celebrated the opening of its new instructional facility inside the former Jacksonville Hospital on Friday. Attendees saw the new instructional lab, classrooms, lounges and offices lining the second-floor wing that used to be the hospital’s nursery.
The board approved a contract Thursday night with Oxford-based architect Calvin Wren Munroe Jr. for plans for the work. The interior will need work in order to set up offices, according to the plans, with minimal exterior work on external stairs and the building’s parking lot.
The Jacksonville City Council voted unanimously Monday night to revoke the business license of Brother’s Bar owner Shedrick Ridley after a shooting outside the bar last month injured three.
Alabama’s cities and counties will likely be on opposite sides of legislation in 2020 regarding police jurisdictions, those 1.5- and 3-mile borders around some cities where residents and businesses get municipal services like fire and police protection at a reduced cost.
EMA staff gathered at 1 p.m. alongside representatives from local first response agencies in anticipation of severe weather, a line of straight-line winds up to 70 mph predicted for almost a week by the National Weather Service. About an hour later, that weather had arrived.
While the National Weather Service did not formally designate any tornadoes in Calhoun County on Saturday, residents in Saks reported seeing a funnel cloud which knocked down trees and power lines.
“I’d like to thank Dr. Petersen for his devotion and his dedication to the students, staff and faculty at Jacksonville City Schools,” board president Jeff Gossett said before the vote. “We appreciate his efforts and wish him the very best.”
Tommy Tuberville, a former Auburn University football coach, spoke to a regular meeting of the JSU Republicans at Jacksonville State University's Brewer Hall Wednesday night, the last of eight or nine campaign stops that day, according to his staff.
Jacksonville State University students returning to class Wednesday after winter break are set to find an old food favorite with a fun new name.
The numbers indicate a slight decrease in Calhoun County from 2018, and are reflective of a downward trend in overall homicides reported by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in recent years.
A federal judge last week ordered the parties in a lawsuit against Jacksonville State University, in which a Georgia woman claims the school failed to prevent her rape, be ready for trial in October 2021.
A horizontal “traversing” climbing wall at Kitty Stone Elementary in Jacksonville helps students stay active and healthy, according to the school's physical education teacher.