JACKSON, MI – A rustic music star is coming to downtown Jackson to carry out this November.

Right here is that headline and a few extra you may need missed this week.

Nation music’s John Michael Montgomery is coming to Jackson

Nation Boots and Bands is bringing nation music’s John Michael Montgomery to Jackson for a stay efficiency.

Montgomery will hit the stage on Saturday, Nov. 6 on the Michigan Theatre of Jackson, 124 N. Mechanic St.

Montgomery is greatest recognized for his songs “I Swear,” “Letters From House” and “Offered (The Grundy County Public sale Incident).” He additionally obtained the Nation Music Affiliation Horizon award and was named the Academy of Nation Music’s Prime New Vocalist

U.S. Marshals catch Maine lobsterman wished for intercourse crimes in Jackson County

A person wished on intercourse crime costs in Jackson County was arrested as a fugitive in Maine, and is being extradited again to Michigan, police stated.

Michael Bernard, 26, of Auburn, Maine, was arrested Aug. 19 by the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Workplace in Maine, in response to the U.S. Marshals Service Maine Violent Offender Job Pressure.

Bernard was being sought by Michigan authorities for intercourse crimes involving a sufferer youthful than age 13 in Jackson County, police stated.

‘We’re a hidden gem.’ Meet the award-winning vineyard in Brooklyn

A Brooklyn vineyard is decided to seek out the appropriate wine for each buyer that enters its doorways.

Cherry Creek Cellars, 11500 Silver Lake Freeway, was opened by John and Denise Burtka in 2003. It’s presently owned by Patrick Spensley, who joined the vineyard’s workforce in 2011 and took over as proprietor in 2018.

“It was time. I used to be both form of hemming and hawing on beginning some place from scratch alone, however actually loved the clientele and the folks I’ve been working with right here,” Spensley stated.

Man pleads responsible to second-degree homicide in deadly Autozone taking pictures

A person accused of taking pictures one other man 5 occasions within the again outdoors a Jackson auto elements retailer has pleaded responsible to homicide.

Eiron Bankhead pleaded responsible Monday, Aug. 30, to at least one depend of second-degree homicide within the taking pictures loss of life of Kordell Brzozowski who was killed Might 18, 2019, on the Autozone positioned on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Jackson.

Bankhead, 26, was set for a jury trial on the morning of his responsible plea.

Volunteer group strikes into motion to assist maintain Jackson parks clear

A brand new volunteer group has wasted no time attending to work to assist maintain Jackson’s metropolis parks clear and maintained for residents.

Folks for the Parks and Trails of Jackson had its second clean-up occasion on the Martin Luther King Equality Path on Wednesday, Sept. 1.

“It’s been actually optimistic,” Metropolis of Jackson Spokesman Aaron Dimick stated. “It exhibits there may be lots of people in Jackson who care concerning the group and wish to get along with different folks to do one thing for our parks.”

Lady who pleaded responsible to stealing faculty PTO funds sentenced to probation

A girl charged with embezzling tens of hundreds of {dollars} from a college’s dad or mum instructor fund over the span of 5 years has been sentenced to probation.

Angela Mannor was sentenced Aug. 25, to a few years of probation for felony embezzlement earlier than Jackson County Circuit Choose Susan Jordan, court docket information present.

New charitable fund for households in want obtainable by Jackson Neighborhood Basis

A brand new charitable fund to assist households in want of financial and social assist is now obtainable by the Jackson Neighborhood Basis.

The brand new fund, known as the Schuur Household Fund, joins the inspiration’s greater than 400 present funds, officers stated. It was created by donors Hendrik and Stephanie Schuur.

Hendrik Schuur is a former basis member who has served as board chairman and is a long-serving member of the inspiration’s finance committee. He lately retired from being the director of Treasury Providers at Henry Ford Well being Methods, whereas Stephanie Schuur continues to work as a registered nurse at Henry Ford Allegiance Well being in Jackson.

Fundraising practically full for brand spanking new Jackson Faculty of the Arts constructing

The Jackson Faculty of the Arts is nearing the completion of its fundraising marketing campaign for a brand new downtown Jackson facility, officers stated.

JSA purchased the previous Vermeulen’s Constructing, 135 Cortland St., from town of Jackson in December 2020 for $500,000, after initially proposing to purchase the Masonic Temple subsequent door. The group now has reached practically 90% of its $4-million fundraising aim, officers stated.

Bike chase ends in crash in Jackson County, police say

A car pursuit in Jackson County resulted in a bike crash about 9:15 p.m. on Aug. 30, police stated.

A Jackson County Sheriff’s Workplace deputy was dispatched to Francis Avenue to observe up on a report from the Fowlerville Police Division, police stated. FPD had requested a deputy examine the residence of a suspect wished on costs of breaking-and-entering and car theft out of Fowlerville.

Whereas approaching the residence, the deputy noticed the suspect, a Jackson County man, driving a bike on Francis Avenue close to Meadow Heights, police stated. The deputy tried to tug the bike over, although the person refused to cease, and a car chase started.