Jasper County Newswire

Jasper County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jasper County, TX.

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  1. Small plane crashes into Lake in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    Japser County Sheriff's officials report that a small plane went down Tuesday morning in Lake Steinhagen, also known as Dambe' Lake, located west of Jasper off Hwy. 190. Our news partner in Beaumont, 12News reports Jasper County Sheriff Mitchel Newman told our news partner in Beaumont, 12News that the pilot had stopped in Woodville to get fuel, but there was none available.


  2. Reports of private plane down in Jasper County, unknown injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    Japser County Sheriff's office tells CBS 19 News a private plane went down near Dambe' Lake, about 13 miles west of Jasper on Hwy. 190. It's not known at this time how many occupants were on the plane and if there were any injuries.


  3. Jasper cop forced to quit after being caught sleeping in patrol car while on dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... month would have marked Hopson's third year on the force. He previously had worked in the Newton County and Jasper County Sheriff's Offices. Do you know of something that would be a good news story? Enter your email address and select "Submit" to ...


  4. 11th Annual Jasper County Air Show to feature new attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    There are a lot of changes going on at this year's Jasper Air Show. The biggest one is the date.


  5. GOP candidate says he'll run for Jefferson Co. SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 17 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... 2010 when a Department of Public Safety trooper pulled him over on suspicion of driving while impaired in Jasper County. Beck completed a pretrial diversion program and the Jasper District Attorney's Office cleared him of all charges in December ...


  6. Jury Awards $7 million to pedestrian hit by truck in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 17 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... 47 after a week long trial. Steven Hebert was struck by a Price and Co. delivery truck beside Hwy. 96 in North Jasper County. Hebert and his fiance' were walking home from the Brookeland Country Mart when he was struck. The truck initially failed to ...


  7. Jasper County man dead after car crashes Friday morning on FM 253Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 12 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Clayton Simmons, 24, of Buna, was traveling east on Hwy 253 at 8:35 A.M. when his car left the road for unknown reasons and struck a guard rail.


  8. Jasper PD chief offered to resign in exchange for severance payRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Jasper Police Department said the report was filed a couple months ago. One of the officers now works for the Jasper County Sheriff's Office and the other still works for the department. The one who is still an officer filed a federal lawsuit ...


  9. Jasper PD: Felon spotted carrying shotgun in broad daylightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... as later found to be unloaded. Cook is charged with unlawful felony possession of a firearm. He remains in the Jasper county jail with a $5,000 bond.


  10. Former owners of Jasper County kennel charged with animal crueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Two people are out on bond after being charged with cruelty to animals in relation to 16 dogs seized in Jasper last month. According to 12News file stories , the dogs were found abandoned in deplorable conditions behind a home a few miles east of downtown Jasper.


  11. Traffic stop in Evadale leads to drug arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | 12NewsNow.Com

    A spokesperson for the Jasper County Sheriff's Office said deputies found empty syringes and other drug paraphernalia in a vehicle pulled over Monday on FM 1085 near County Road 883. They said they were told by three people in the car that one of them had thrown a lock box out of the window when they first spotted deputies.


  12. Authorities search for missing Buna manRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Jasper County authorities are asking to public's assistant in finding a 66-year-old man from Buna who suffers from Parkinson's disease and may be disoriented, according to the sheriff's office.


  13. Dry weather brings burn bans to Southeast TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | KBMT

    ... monitoring station at the Jack Brooks Regional Airport shows our area is over 6" below the average rainfall. Jasper County's order says the ban is put in place because of the threat of, "widespread or severe damage, injury, or loss of life or ...


  14. Jasper County considers extending disaster declarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Looking around at all of the dry damaged roads of Jasper County, it's hard to believe just two months ago, it was under water. "The last two months have been quite an adventure," said Jasper County Judge Mark Allen.


  15. 2 arrested in Jasper Co. weekend stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    The Jasper County Sheriff's Office has charged two men in connection to a stabbing that occurred over the weekend. Deputies arrested Billy Troy Worrell on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and Mitchell Shawn Woosley on a charge of deadly conduct.


  16. Vidor man found dead in Jasper motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2015 | Orange Leader

    ... visible, the report stated there was evidence of drug activity in the man's room. Judge Ronny Billingsley, Jasper County Justice of the Peace in Precinct 1, arrived at the scene and called for an inquest. Police were attempting to locate the next of ...


  17. Jury Duty Cancelled for July 13th 1-A District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    According to a press release from Kathy Kent, District Clerk Jasper County Texas all Jurors summoned to appear before the Honorable Judge Delinda Gibbs- Walker 1-A District Court of Jasper County Texas for July 13th need not appear.


  18. Paper mill owner finishes mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A corporate merger finalized last week between the parent company of Evadale's paper mill and another large U.S. packaging manufacturer should not significantly impact operations at Jasper County's largest employer, a corporate official said.


  19. Summer solstice brings in the heat to SE TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    For some, the storm proved a non-event. However other parts of the region, including Buna in Jasper County, received in excess of 7 inches of rain.


  20. Body found in Toledo Bend LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... for a few days, and that authorities are looking into a possible connection to a missing person's case out of Jasper County, Texas.