JMMS Presents Business After Hours

The Business Improvement Committee of Jefferson Matters: Main Street will be hosting “Business After Hours” on Monday, March 17, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Elk’s Lodge in Jefferson. The event will begin with a social time followed by a program at 5:30 p.m. presented by Colleen Nelson, director of Main Street Manning. She […]

JMMS Celebrates Second Anniversary

Forty volunteer enthusiasts of Jefferson Matters: Main Street gathered on Wednesday, Feb. 19, in the lower level of Sierra Community Theatre business to celebrate the organization’s second anniversary. Volunteers, committee members and representatives of businesses in the Main Street district joined the board of directors to celebrate completion of the second year of JMMS and […]

Sawhill Named to JMMS Board

Jefferson Matters: Main Street has appointed John Michael Sawhill to its board of directors. He will also serve on the executive committee of JMMS as treasurer. Sawhill is a business banker at Home State Bank in Jefferson. He previously worked in short sales for Wells Fargo Bank in West Des Moines Sawhill is a graduate […]

Yarnapalooza Brightens Up Downtown

Jefferson Matters: Main Street helped add some color to the long, cold days of winter with  “Yarnapalooza” in downtown Jefferson from late January through the end of February. Yarnapalooza was a project of the Tower View Team of JMMS with support from the organization’s Promotion Committee. Also described as a “yarn bombing,” the event involved […]