Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced during a press conference on Monday, March 30, 2020, that the statewide closure of K-12 schools in Ohio was being extended through at least Friday, May 1, 2020.
JACKSON — Not even a day after the first confirmed case of COVID-19 was announced in Jackson County, a second case was made known. Read more
JACKSON — WOUB Public Media continues its YouTube release of locally-produced documentaries this week, as Ohioans are staying at home and following the directive of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Health Director Doctor Amy Acton to fight the spread of COVID-19. Read more
JACKSON — The Jackson County Health Department compiled resources for area families to make their time together during the “stay-at-home” order as healthy, educational and fun as it can be under the circumstances. Read more
JACKSON — Almost a month after the first three positive cases of COVID-19 were announced in Ohio, the virus was confirmed in Jackson County. Read more
This isn’t the school year Davalene McDaniel pictured, but she and others at Health Recovery Services are finding creative ways to reach out to area youth with prevention education. Read more
Initial self-response rates for the 2020 Census have been reported, and Vinton County has a rate higher than its neighboring counties. Read more