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FOX 8 New Orleans
4 injured in rollover crash in Mississippioutlets report the victims were riding in a GMC Envoy when it rolled over on Hi
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 hours ago
outlets report the victims were riding in a GMC Envoy when it rolled over on Highway 28 near Taylorsville on Saturday. Jones County Fire Council spokesperson Caleb Worrell says a woman and a child were trapped inside the SUV while a man and an... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Infant, child among injured in rollover accidentwhen it rolled over on Highway 28 near Taylorsville just after noon. According
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 21 hours ago
when it rolled over on Highway 28 near Taylorsville just after noon. According to the Caleb Worrell, spokesperson for the Jones County Fire Council, a man and an infant were both ejected from the truck. Worrell said the infant was secured in a... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Four injured in crash, infant and adult ejected from vehicleJones County, MISS (WJTV)– Two adults and two children are sent to the hospital
WJTV Jackson / Posted 21 hours ago
Jones County, MISS (WJTV)– Two adults and two children are sent to the hospital after a rollover crash on Highway 28 West, Saturday afternoon, in Jones County. When emergency crews responded to the scene they found a white SUV lying on it’s roof,... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Saturday Night Scoreboard - September 23rdLake def. Colome, 25-19, 25-14 Kimball/White Lake def. Canistota, 25-11, 25-19
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
Lake def. Colome, 25-19, 25-14 Kimball/White Lake def. Canistota, 25-11, 25-19 Burke/South Central def. Jones County, 25-8, 25-15 Burke/South Central def. Freeman, 26-24, 25-22 Freeman def. Jones County, 25-14, 26-24 Jones... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Bridge in Jones Co. dedicated to Otis ReddingMusic legend Otis Redding can now be remembered by thousands of people passing
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
Music legend Otis Redding can now be remembered by thousands of people passing through Jones County. On Saturday afternoon, members of the community, Redding’s family, and public officials gathered to remember the icon. A new sign was unveiled to... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Four people, including infant, injured in Jones Co. car accidentFour people, including an infant, were sent to the hospital Saturday afternoon
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
Four people, including an infant, were sent to the hospital Saturday afternoon after a one-vehicle accident in Jones County. The victims were all riding in a GMC Envoy when it rolled over on Highway 28 near Taylorsville just after noon. The driver... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Saturday's ScoresLake def. Colome, 25-19, 25-14 Kimball/White Lake def. Canistota, 25-11, 25-19
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Lake def. Colome, 25-19, 25-14 Kimball/White Lake def. Canistota, 25-11, 25-19Pool B Burke/South Central def. Jones County, 25-8, 25-15 Burke/South Central def. Freeman, 26-24, 25-22 Freeman def. Jones County, 25-14, 26-24Fifth... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Police on scene of active shooter at Hattiesburg baror injured. Suspect believed to be barricaded in a vehicle. No injuries report
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
or injured. Suspect believed to be barricaded in a vehicle. No injuries reported at this time. An armored vehicle from the Jones County Sheriff's Office has been called to assist with the situation. The suspect appears to be barricaded inside... Read more
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The Star
Friday's N.C. High School Scores49, Southern Durham 28 Northern Guilford 34, Mayodan McMichael 13 Northwest C
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
49, Southern Durham 28 Northern Guilford 34, Mayodan McMichael 13 Northwest Cabarrus 48, East Rowan 6 Pamlico County 63, Jones County 0 Perquimans 49, Swan Quarter Mattamuskeet 2 Perquimans 49, Swan Quarter Mattamuskeet 2 Person 16, Eden... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Friday's ScoresGainesville 3 Jefferson County 62, Westside-Augusta 6 Jenkins 31, Southeast B
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
Gainesville 3 Jefferson County 62, Westside-Augusta 6 Jenkins 31, Southeast Bulloch 21 John Milledge 49, Briarwood 13 Jones County 34, Eagle's Landing 26 Kell 28, Cass 10 Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe 17, Haralson County 14 Lambert 36, Wheeler... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Man walks away from rollover accident in Sandersville unscathedPowers and Sharon Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the scene on I-59 bet
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Powers and Sharon Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the scene on I-59 between mile markers 103 and 104. When the Jones County Fire Council arrived on scene they found a heavily damaged SUV sitting broadside in the fast lane of the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Abram's energy lifts MSU's defensenative starred at East Marion High School where he was both a quarterback and s
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
native starred at East Marion High School where he was both a quarterback and safety. Abram transferred from there to Jones County Junior College before ending up at MSU, where Peters said he should have been all along. Mullen has chosen not... Read more
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EuroNews
Will Racial Slur by Juror Derail Georgia Execution?juror admit so explicitly his racist views," defense lawyer Brian Kammer told N
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
juror admit so explicitly his racist views," defense lawyer Brian Kammer told NBC News. Tharpe was convicted in 1991 by a Jones County jury of murdering his sister-in-law, Jacquelyn Freeman, in a fit of fury over his wife leaving him. According... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Ole Miss commit Scott Phillips shines as JCJC beats #20 Co-LinMatt Luke was in Ellisville on Thursday night, and he liked what he saw. Rebel
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
Matt Luke was in Ellisville on Thursday night, and he liked what he saw. Rebel commit Scott Phillips had a 55 yard touchdown as Jones County beat #20 Co-Lin 35-10. The Wolfpack fall to 2-2 overall, 0-2 in the MACJC South. Watch highlights... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Perry Central, Taylorsville to meet in battle of Class 2A unbeatensundefeated high school teams onto the football field ion New Augusta for a Clas
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
undefeated high school teams onto the football field ion New Augusta for a Class 2A showdown. “We both coached together at Jones (County Junior College), and we’ve had a good time with it this week,” said Robertson, Taylorsville High School’s head... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
WANTED: Macon Regional Crimestoppers (Sept. 20, 2017)anonymous and you can receive up to $1,000 in reward money Vernon Larry Bates
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
anonymous and you can receive up to $1,000 in reward money Vernon Larry Bates W/M AGE 47, Height 5’11, 212 LBS Wanted by Jones County Sheriff’s Office for Bench Warrant Mark Anthony Gregus W/M AGE 51, Height 5’09, 165 LBS Wanted by Jones County... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Jones County man to be executed for 1990 murderTwenty seven years after a Jones County man shot and killed his sister-in-law,
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
Twenty seven years after a Jones County man shot and killed his sister-in-law, he is scheduled to be executed the same day that the murder took place. One investigator with the Jones County Sheriff's office says it was his first big case. In August... Read more
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New York Post
Condemned murderer orders up absolute feast for his last mealp.m. next Tuesday — nearly three decades after the murder of his sister-in-law,
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
p.m. next Tuesday — nearly three decades after the murder of his sister-in-law, 29-year-old Jaquelin Freeman, on a road in Jones County in 1990. Tharpe was convicted and sentenced to death a year later. For his last meal, Tharpe went for a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Six injured in Jones County car accidentDepartment responded to the scene of the accident at the intersection of Highwa
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
Department responded to the scene of the accident at the intersection of Highway 84 West and Highway 28. According to the Jones County Fire Council, firefighters found two damaged vehicles - a car blocking one lane of the road and an SUV to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Georgia death row inmate asks for massive last mealan apple pie and a vanilla milkshake prior to his execution. His scheduled dea
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
an apple pie and a vanilla milkshake prior to his execution. His scheduled death comes 27 years after he killed Freeman in Jones County on the morning of September 25, 1990. Tharpe's wife had left him a month earlier due to their violent marriage.... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Man caught trying to break into Sheriff's homeTrying to break into the Sheriff's home landed one Laurel man behind bars. The
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
Trying to break into the Sheriff's home landed one Laurel man behind bars. The Jones County Sheriff's Department said Stephen Carpenter, 26, has been charged with attempted burglary. JCSD said Carpenter was caught trying to break into the home of... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Man accused of trying to break into Jones County Sheriff’s homeJONES COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – A Mississippi man is accused of trying to break in
WJTV Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – A Mississippi man is accused of trying to break into the Jones County Sheriff’s home. Authorities say the incident happened on September 17. We’re told Sheriff Alex Hodge’s son was at home on Sunday when he heard a loud... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Jefferson moves up in high school football poll, Winder-Barrow and Prince Avenue in top 10place votes in parentheses) 1. Rome (18) 180 1 2. Stockbridge 151 3 3. Bufor
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
place votes in parentheses) 1. Rome (18) 180 1 2. Stockbridge 151 3 3. Buford 134 2 4. Carrollton 126 4 5. Jones County 104 5 6. Warner Robins 91 6 7. Griffin 74 7 8. Starr’s Mill 60 8 9. Wayne County 38 9 10. Arabia Mountain... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lowndes, Tift and Lee among top teams in latest high school pollout: None. Class AAAAA Pts Prv 1. Rome (18) 180 1 2. Stockbridge 151 3 3.
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
out: None. Class AAAAA Pts Prv 1. Rome (18) 180 1 2. Stockbridge 151 3 3. Buford 134 2 4. Carrollton 126 4 5. Jones County 104 5 6. Warner Robins 91 6 7. Griffin 74 7 8. Starr's Mill 60 8 9. Wayne County 38 9 10.Arabia Mountain 11... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Fitzgerald leads No. 17 MSU back to Georgiagraduate assistant at Georgia. Safety Johnathan Abram started his college care
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
graduate assistant at Georgia. Safety Johnathan Abram started his college career at Georgia before transferring to Jones County Junior College. Mullen downplayed the advantage of having Looney and Abram in the program for extra information... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Newly certified volunteer firefighters in Jones CountyNine Jones County Volunteer Firefighters completed their final testing day at M
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
Nine Jones County Volunteer Firefighters completed their final testing day at Mississippi State Fire Academy Saturday. The participants underwent many strenuous skills tests, each on of them would then receive their Firefighter 1 certification. The... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
‘Bond’ remains with former UGA DB Johnathan Abram and some former teammatesStadium. Abram is now a Mississippi State safety after leaving Georgia followi
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Stadium. Abram is now a Mississippi State safety after leaving Georgia following his freshman season. After a stop at Jones County (Miss.) Junior College, he’s now playing for the SEC’s other Bulldogs. That doesn’t keep Godwin and Abram, two... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Department of Public Safety doubles reward in 1988 murder of Jones County girlCortney Clayton, a 7-year-old student at Oliver Elementary School in Stamford (
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
Cortney Clayton, a 7-year-old student at Oliver Elementary School in Stamford (Jones County), disappeared in 1988. Her remains were discovered in early 1989. Her murder remains unsolved. Cortney Clayton, a 7-year-old student at Oliver Elementary... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Increased reward offered for 1988 Big Country cold caseSeptember 12, 1988, 7-year-old Cortney Clayton was abducted from near her home
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
September 12, 1988, 7-year-old Cortney Clayton was abducted from near her home in Stamford. (Stamford is located in Haskell/Jones County, approximately 40 miles north of Abilene.) The young girl was last seen when she walked to a small store, about... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Jones County High student accused of raping teen in mental health facilityfor violations prior to this incident.” According to 11Alive's sister station
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 days ago
for violations prior to this incident.” According to 11Alive's sister station 13WMAZ in Macon, Miller was arrested in Jones County, near Macon-Bibb County, on Feb. 10, 2017, on a charge of terroristic threats and acts. Miller, a Jones County... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Firefighters battle overnight house fire in Jones CountyFirefighters battled an overnight house fire in Jones County on Saturday night.
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
Firefighters battled an overnight house fire in Jones County on Saturday night. South Jones, Southwest Jones and Boggy Volunteer Fire Departments and the Ellisville Fire Dept. responded to the scene of a house fire on Pittman Road just off of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
One-vehicle rollover ejects both occupantsA Saturday night rollover accident in Jones County ejected both the driver and
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 6 days ago
A Saturday night rollover accident in Jones County ejected both the driver and the passenger. According to the report, a vehicle on Lower Myrick Road left the roadway, struck a pole and rolled multiple times before coming to a rest in the front yard... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
‘Bond’ remains with former UGA DB Johnathan Abam and some former teammatesStadium. Abram is now a Mississippi State safety after leaving Georgia followi
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Stadium. Abram is now a Mississippi State safety after leaving Georgia following his freshman season. After a stop at Jones County (Miss.) Junior College, he’s now playing for the SEC’s other Bulldogs. That doesn’t keep Godwin and Abram, two... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Rural agriculture roots remembered at Jones County Heritage FestivalBy Todd Wetherington, Sun Journal Staff Jones County turned back the clock Sat
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 8 days ago
By Todd Wetherington, Sun Journal Staff Jones County turned back the clock Saturday for a celebration of its 18 century rural agriculture roots during the Jones County Heritage Festival. The festival, now in its eighth year, featured hands-on... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Rural agriculture roots remembered at Jones County Heritage FestivalBy Todd Wetherington, Sun Journal Staff Jones County turned back the clock Sat
Kinston Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
By Todd Wetherington, Sun Journal Staff Jones County turned back the clock Saturday for a celebration of its 18 century rural agriculture roots during the Jones County Heritage Festival. The festival, now in its eighth year, featured hands-on... Read more
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The Star
N.C. High School Football ScoresYancey 0 Rocky Mount Academy 54, Grace Christian-Raleigh 0 Rolesville 34, Ral
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
Yancey 0 Rocky Mount Academy 54, Grace Christian-Raleigh 0 Rolesville 34, Raleigh Broughton 6 Rose Hill Union 64, Jones County 0 Rosman 49, Trinity, Tenn. 0 Salisbury 46, West Davidson 0 Scotland 40, West Mecklenburg 27 Shelby 20,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Friday's Scores7 Jackson 34, Monticello 7 Jefferson 35, Flowery Branch 29 Jefferson County
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
7 Jackson 34, Monticello 7 Jefferson 35, Flowery Branch 29 Jefferson County 65, Laney 19 John Milledge 52, Westfield 9 Jones County 46, Woodland Stockbridge 7 Kell 58, Paulding County 46 Kennesaw Mountain 56, Osborne 6 Lanier 15, Lambert... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
High school scores (Sept. 7)(one hit, two runs, two RBIs) and Alexis Mobley (one hit, one RBI). The Wildca
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
(one hit, two runs, two RBIs) and Alexis Mobley (one hit, one RBI). The Wildcats (7-7, 4-1) will play Starr’s Mill and Jones County on Saturday in a tournament at Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville. PANTHERS, EAGLES HONORED:... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Friday's ScoresCamden County 0 Robbinsville 33, Rabun Gap-Nachoochee, Ga. 0 Rockingham Count
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
Camden County 0 Robbinsville 33, Rabun Gap-Nachoochee, Ga. 0 Rockingham County 53, Bartlett Yancey 0 Rose Hill Union 64, Jones County 0 Rosman 49, Trinity, Tenn. 0 Scotland 40, West Mecklenburg 27 Shelby 20, Kings Mountain 17, OT South... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Grass fire under control after threatening home in Jones CountyA grass fire that threatened at least one home in Jones County was quickly cont
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 9 days ago
A grass fire that threatened at least one home in Jones County was quickly contained Friday afternoon. A grass fire that threatened at least one home in Jones County was quickly contained Friday afternoon. JONES COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - A grass... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Defense gets first shutout for No. 2 EMCCfirst-year defensive coordinator Cliff Collins. Collins served a one-game suspe
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
first-year defensive coordinator Cliff Collins. Collins served a one-game suspension in the season-opening victory against Jones County Junior College. EMCC allowed 34 points in that game and rallied from a 14-point third-quarter deficit. The... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Two Jones County families lose homes to generator firesTwo Jones County families are displaced Wednesday after their homes burned down
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
Two Jones County families are displaced Wednesday after their homes burned down Tuesday. Jeffrey Butler says only one word describes how he felt seeing his Jones County home destroyed -- heartbroken. He, his wife, their two kids and grandchild... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Is Tri-County charging people with no power?Several people in a Jones County Facebook group are saying Tri-County EMC is ch
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
Several people in a Jones County Facebook group are saying Tri-County EMC is charging them for power they are not receiving. We sat down with Greg Mullis from Tri-County to verify. “We're just asking for people to be patient. It takes time and... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Winder-Barrow, Jefferson, Prince Avenue Christian ranked in high school football pollsplace votes in parentheses) 1. Rome (12) 138 1 2. Buford (2) 126 2 3. Stockb
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
place votes in parentheses) 1. Rome (12) 138 1 2. Buford (2) 126 2 3. Stockbridge 110 3 4. Carrollton 93 4 5. Jones County 76 5 6. Warner Robins 69 6 7. Griffin 61 7 8. Starr’s Mill 36 9 9. Wayne County 17 NR 10.... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Local school test results releasedand making sure students are making level three and four on the test," she said
Kinston Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
and making sure students are making level three and four on the test," she said. Last year was also a successful year for Jones County Schools, which celebrated it's second year with no low performing schools. The district also saw grades of C or... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
No. 2 EMCC will start division play Thursdayowned the division of late. It is our job to make sure that continues." EMCC h
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 11 days ago
owned the division of late. It is our job to make sure that continues." EMCC has opened the season with victories against Jones County Junior College (47-34) and Mississippi Gulf Coast C.C. (49-10). The Lions erased a 14-point third-quarter... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
WANTED: Macon Regional Crimestoppers (Sept. 13, 2017)by Houston County Sheriff’s Office for Violation of Probation Ronnie Peebles B
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
by Houston County Sheriff’s Office for Violation of Probation Ronnie Peebles B/M, AGE 53 Height 5’07, 205 LBS Wanted by Jones County Sheriff’s Office for Violation of Probation Monica Latonia Holiday B/F, Age 40, Height 6’02, 118 LBS Wanted by... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Sheriff defends no charges against other owner in alleged dog strangulation caseA sheriff's department is receiving negative backlash after a dog that was stra
KWWL Iowa / Posted 12 days ago
A sheriff's department is receiving negative backlash after a dog that was strangled was returned home to its owner. The Jones County Sheriff's Department arrested 31-year-old, Dustin Nickels, of Monticello. Rickels was charged with animal abuse,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Jones Co. Sheriff's Dept., United Blood Services to host blood driveThe Jones County Sheriff's Department and United Blood Services have teamed up
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 12 days ago
The Jones County Sheriff's Department and United Blood Services have teamed up to host a blood drive to assist with local and national blood supply concerns after Hurricane Harvey. The blood drive will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 12 at the Cameron... Read more
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WJTV Jackson
Choctaw set Nov. 17 vote on new Mississippi casino.in Leake County. Two casinos, Silver Star and Golden Moon, are in Choctaw in N
WJTV Jackson / Posted 12 days ago
in Leake County. Two casinos, Silver Star and Golden Moon, are in Choctaw in Neshoba County. A third is in Bok Homa in Jones County, 13 miles north of Laurel. The tribe re-opened the Golden Moon Casino full time in 2015, following a $70... Read more
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