March marks the start of a three-month active tornado season in the Southeast. Now is the time to Prepare, Plan and Stay informed. For more information go to http://www.ready.ga.gov
This week, take action to prepare for a flood, practice emergency procedures and learn more about local threats.
Opening day for JCAL baseball and softball season is this weekend at the South Complex off of Hwy 49. Please come out and support these young athletes.
Jones County Fire Chief Don Graham is reminding everyone to change the batteries in all smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors in their homes when changing their clocks this weekend. We spring our clocks ahead, so take a few minutes out of your day to do something that could very well save the lives of your…Details
The Jones County, Georgia Annual Financial Report for fiscial year ending August 31, 2014 is available for public view.
Cover It Up!! Did you know that almost 80% of all litter that you see is ACCIDENTAL? The majority of the littering is caused by unsecured loads. Ever see anyone with loose trash in the back of a pickup? Guaranteed, you probably saw it again later, on the side of the road. One of the…Details
If there is a fire in your home, smoke spreads fast and you need smoke alarms to give you time to get out. Having a working smoke alarm cuts the chances of dying in a reported fire in half. Almost two-thirds of home fire deaths resulted from fires in home with no smoke alarms or…Details
Jones County offers a unique product that will automatically send telephone messages to residents in the path of severe weather. Click on the CodeRED banner and sign up today.
Keep fire safety in mind when heating your home in the winter months. December, January, and February are the leading months for home heating fires. Overall, heating equipment is the second leading cause of home fires and home fire deaths in the United States. In 2013, heating equipment was involved in an estimated 53,600 reported…Details