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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 | 4 4 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 | 6 6 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 | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 3 3 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...
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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 | 6 6 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 | 13 13 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 | 27 27 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 | 56 56 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 | 57 57 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 | 91 91 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 | 90 90 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 | 103 103 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 | 106 106 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 | 115 115 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 | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
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Karnes Center for Gifted Studies to host Annual Summer Programs
The Frances Karnes Center for Gifted Studies at The University of Southern Mississippi will host its annual summer youth programs this year in Leadership Studies, Gifted Studies and its program for...
Feb 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
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McKenzie appointed to board by Governor
Abraham McKenzie has been appointed by Gov. Phil Bryant to the Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training Board. The appointment term began August 1, 2013 and ends August 1, 2016. McKenzie has...
Feb 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
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A tale of two sisters
Eighteen years ago two sisters sought to find a better place to raise their children. Having been born and raised in the New Orleans area, they became fearful of raising their children in the ever ...
Feb 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
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Youth gun deer season opens November 9
Deer season for youth hunters ages15 and under begins Saturday, November 9. Youth get the first chance with firearms at our state’s deer herd. Youth may use any modern firearm and may harvest one b...
Nov 05, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
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