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Jones County Arrest Report 04/14/14 to 04/16/14
The following information has been obtained from records which are open for public inspection during normal business hours. While every precaution to maintain accuracy is observed, the records them...
Apr 16, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jones County Arrest Report 04/11/14 to 04/14/14
The following information has been obtained from records which are open for public inspection during normal business hours. While every precaution to maintain accuracy is observed, the records them...
Apr 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jones County Arrest Report 04/09/14 to 04/11/14
The following information has been obtained from records which are open for public inspection during normal business hours. While every precaution to maintain accuracy is observed, the records them...
Apr 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Primerica promotes local representative to regional VP
Primerica announced today the promotion of John Pates to Regional Vice President.
Apr 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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8th Annual JCJC Gardening Symposium
Gardening enthusiasts from Laurel-Jones County and surrounding areas attended the 2014 Jones County Junior College Gardening Symposium Thursday, April 17, for a full day of gardening lectures and w...
Apr 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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The best kept secret
When you talk to people that are not from here or, for that matter, have never even visited, Mississippi doesn’t always have the greatest reputation. No place is perfect, but a lot is unwarranted, ...
Apr 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hatten Graduates State Fire Academy
Firefighter Joshua M. Hatten of the Laurel Fire Department graduated April 3, 2014 from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001 Firefighter course held at the Mississippi State Fire Ac...
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Mary Laura Boyett performs for The Three Arts Club
Members of The Three Arts Club of Laurel were treated to a recital by Mary Laura Boyett from Laurel, who is studying Opera and Vocal Performance at the University of Mobile in Alabama. Boyett’s ric...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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VFDs test pumpers to maintain low insurance ratings
Twenty Pumpers, the workhorses of the fire apparatus fleet, from the Jones County Volunteer Fire Service are undergoing required tests to insure that the fire apparatus meets explicit criteria appl...
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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JUNIOR AUXILIARY WEEK
To wrap up National Junior Auxiliary Week, here is a group photo from our “Crowning Moments Picture” event that was held Tuesday at Studio 550. The group consists of members from 1950 through prese...
Apr 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hellfighters holds ribbon cutting celebration
The weather held off Saturday long enough for Hellfighters Motorcycle shop to hold a grand opening celebration complete, with live entertainment, fun jumps, food, door prizes and motorcycles. Accor...
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor proclaims April 6-12, Junior Auxiliary Week
Surrounded by several members of the Junior Auxiliary of Laurel, City of Laurel Mayor Johnny Magee signed a proclamation Thursday morning, April 3, proclaiming April 6-12, Junior Auxiliary Week. Th...
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Taylor family, a shining star at Relay
It all started with a bout of double vision. Glenn Taylor told his wife, Debra that he was seeing double. They went to the doctor thinking it may be his blood pressure, but after an MRI, he was dia...
Apr 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
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Impact welcomes White to Laurel office
Buckley Newspapers Inc., the parent company of the Impact papers, Jasper County News, Smith County Reformer and Impact Printing and Design, recently moved Stephanie White to the Laurel Impact offic...
Mar 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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JCJC is offering “Kids’ College”
First through six graders will have the opportunity to check out college this summer as a part of Jones County Junior College’s Kids’ College summer camp. Campers will gather Monday, June 2, throug...
Mar 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rhonda Williamson joins Magnolia State Bank
Magnolia State Bank, a 5 star rated state-chartered financial institution, has welcomed a new employee to its growing staff. Rhonda Williamson is joining the banking network as a Customer Service a...
Feb 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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VFD helps Scouts prepare for severe weather
Shady Grove Volunteer Fire Rescue recently held a Severe Weather Awareness and Safety class for Cub Scouts in Pack 10 of Ellisville with Pack Leader Kerri Temple. Chief David Houston conducted the ...
Feb 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 102 102 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sanderson Farms wins Magnolia State Bank’s 3rd Annual Chili Cook-off
Hundreds meandered down the red brick covered street of Central Avenue in historic downtown Laurel, Saturday, February 22, tasting some of the best chili in Jones County at the Magnolia State Bank’...
Feb 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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Masons honored by OES Ladies
Area Masons and their spouses gathered in the dining hall of Laurel Chapter #24 Order of the Eastern Star and Laurel Masonic Lodge #414 for an evening of food, fellowship and entertainment as the m...
Feb 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stokes Named High School Heisman Finalist
Northeast Jones senior Blake Stokes recently received one of the highest honors a high school senior can attain – membership in the Wendy’s High School Heisman Award family.  The son of Clifton and...
Feb 18, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 127 127 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jones County School Board honored
The 2014 Mississippi School Board Member Recognition Week is set for February 16 – 22. The Jones County School Board was honored during the regularly scheduled February board meeting. Each member w...
Feb 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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