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    Five Injured in Two Vehicle Accident

    By Sue Caldwell, Reporter
    In a report from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, a head-on collision between a car and a truck resulted in three adults and two juveniles receiving injuries in the crash. According to Jackson County Sheriff Deputy Troy Truett, the accident occurred on US 421 8 miles north of Sand Gap on Saturday, August 20th at approximately 5:58pm. Truett said that Mitchell D.Bowles, 37, HWY 89 North McKee, was traveling south on US Hwy 421 when he lost control of his Gray 2008 Chevrolet Colorado Pickup Truck on the wet roadway and entered the northbound lane and collided head on with a Gray 2010 GMC Acadia vehicle driven by Milton S. Rader, 35, HWY 3446 McKee, who was traveling north on US 421. Rader was traveling with three passengers: April Rader 34, a male minor, and a female minor of the same address.

    Woman Arrested After Shooting Her Husband

    By Sue Caldwell, Reporter
    In a report from the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Sheriff Paul Hays said, on Thursday, August 18th, at approximately 7:30pm, Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a shooting complaint at the residence of William Bruce and Brenda Strohmaier on Privett Road in McKee. According to Hays, Brenda Strohmaier, 66, Privett Rd., reportedly called Jackson County 911 Dispatch to report she had just shot her husband. When deputies arrived at the scene they found Mr. Strohmaier sitting inside his vehicle with a gunshot wound to his arm and side. According to the report, he stated his wife shot him as he and Andrea Rae Isaacs 27, entered the residence and walked into the kitchen of the home. This is when his wife opened a bathroom door and began firing a .45 caliber handgun at the victim, which resulted in his injuries.