Marion County’s Annual Relay for Life will be held on Saturday, September 17, from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., in Jasper on the Courthouse Square, right in the center of town. Chrissy Seals, event coordinator for the Chattanooga area, said, “As of now, there are 16 teams that have signed up to participate in the Marion County Relay, and...
By Marie Sutherland, Special Correspondent to The Jasper Journal Whitwell Volunteer Fire Department Chief, Todd Brown, and Whitwell Mayor, Cindy Easterly, ceremoniously ‘cut the ribbon’ for their new fire hall. Construction began in October 2015. Brown said they have been using the facility for two months and have been moving all their equipment from across the street where the volunteer fire...