Sheriff’s department planning annual Easter egg hunt

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department’s annual Easter egg hunt is set for 11 a.m. April 8 in the field next to the department, 150 E. State Road 250, Brownstown.

The event will feature 8,000 eggs filled with prizes. There also will be bicycles for each of four age groups: 0 to 3 years old, 4 to 6 years old, 7 to 9 years old and 10 to 12 years old. The Easter bunny will be making an appearance, too.