Rushing: Work continues through legislative recess

By THOMAS HOWARD,

Although the legislative session will not reconvene April 1, representatives continue to work from their home districts to make things move as quickly as possible when they return to Jackson. The legislature originally recessed March 18 due to the Covid-19 pandemic with the goal of returning April 1; however, House Speaker Phillip Gunn and Lt.






Changing of the guard: Union police dog retires, new dog joins force

By THOMAS HOWARD,

Union Police Department is welcoming a new furry face to their ranks as Officer Steve Robinson works to acclimate to his new K-9 partner, Tao.

The 3-year-old Tao, who is certified in both narcotics and apprehension, will take the place of Tammy, Robinson’s current partner who is retiring after serving nine years as UPD’s K-9 officer.









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