It’s difficult to fit 10 people on a tour through the Jackson County Jail. The space is nothing if not cramped, with hallways so narrow you can touch the walls with outstretched elbows.
Assistant Jackson County Attorney Amanda Lassance has returned to work and is prosecuting drunk driving cases after having been involved in an alcohol-related incident during which police did not give her a sobriety test.
Recently, I had the privilege of traveling to Iowa State University with 11 Jackson County 4-H’ers for the State 4-H Conference. Some of the goals of conference are to make new friends, reconnect with old friends, be open to new experiences and, you guessed it… have fun.
A Clinton man was charged with his third drunk-driving offense, plus multiple other offenses, following an accident that resulted in Assistant Jackson County Attorney Amanda Lassance being airlifted to the hospital with life-threatening injuries April 12.
The state of Iowa has temporarily suspended the teaching license of a former Andrew Community School District employee after she allegedly had an inappropriate relationship with a student while employed as a cheerleader sponsor by Bellevue Community School District.