Jones County Newswire

Jones County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jones County, MS.

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  1. Perry County man charged for manufacturing marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Perry County Sheriff's Department along with 12th Judicial Task Force agents, the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and the Jones County Sheriff's Department seized 16 marijuana plants Wednesday. According to the Perry County Sheriff's Department, the estimated 5 foot tall plants were found in a garden spot area at a home located off of Pumping Station Road.

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Sheriffs Department along with 12th Judicial Task Force agents, the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and the Jones County Sheriffs Department seized 16 marijuana plants Wednesday. The Perry County Sheriffs Department along with 12th Judicial Task ...

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  3. More than 50 marijuana plants seized in Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Jones County Sheriff's Department along with assistance from the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and the Drug Enforcement Administration seized 53 marijuana plants Monday. According to Sheriff Alex Hodge, the plants were found in the backyard of a home located on 25th Street.

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  4. Jones County checkpoint nets several drug arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    On Monday during a driver's license checkpoint on Magnolia Road, Jones County Deputies encountered a vehicle with two males and one female. The driver, Vincent Strickland, 39 of Laurel, had a suspended driver's license.

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  5. Fireworks shows hosted in the Pine Belt. Photo Source WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Attendees are asked to bring a lawn chair. Details on the event can be found here. A suspect in connection to a Jones County home burglary has been taken into custody by the Jones County Sheriff's Department. A suspect in connection to a Jones ...

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  6. Don't Text and DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Jones County Sheriffs Department has made an arrest after TJs Welding Shop reported a trailer; worth around $6,000 was stolen. The Jones County Sheriffs Department has made an arrest after TJs Welding Shop reported a trailer; worth around $6,000 was stolen.

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  7. Suspect charged for Jones County home burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A suspect in connection to a Jones County home burglary has been taken into custody by the Jones County Sheriff's Department. The incident occurred on June 6, when the victims reported that their home had been broken into.

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  8. David EubanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    David Eubanks, 55, was taken into custody in connection to the crime. Eubanks made his initial appearance in Jones County Justice Court where Judge Billie Graham set his bond at $20,000.

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  9. Two juveniles, one adult charged with commercial burglary in LaurelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Jones County Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to Fast Stop convenience store for an alarm call. An employee stated the front door glass was shattered, causing the alarm to go off.

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  10. USM hosts seminar on how bystanders can intervene to prevent violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics raided a home off Old River Road Monday. The search continues for missing Jones County teenager Alison Walker. The 16-year-old was last seen Wednesday at a gas station on Lower Myrick Road and Highway 15 South. ...

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  11. EUROHA reunion kicks off in Hattiesburg, includes new schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... at Eureka Tuesday- Thursday. EUROHA events continue through Sunday, July 5. The search continues for missing Jones County teenager Alison Walker. The 16-year-old was last seen Wednesday at a gas station on Lower Myrick Road and Highway 15 South. ...

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  12. Laurel's YWCO celebrates AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... on Christianity and the attack by Islam on America and Christianity. The search continues for missing Jones County teenager Alison Walker. The 16-year-old was last seen Wednesday at a gas station on Lower Myrick Road and Highway 15 South. The search ...

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  13. GOP candidates to visit Republican Women meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Jones County Republican Women announce their monthly meeting Wednesday, July 8, 2015 at noon, at The Gables, 1915 Bush Dairy Road, Laurel, MS. Guest speakers will be Treasure Lynn Fitch a candidate for re-election, Judge Billie Graham a candidate for re-election Justice Court Judge Dist.

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  14. Hattiesburg church hosting patriotic service for armed forces, first respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... an annual Independence Day service which honors the armed forces, first responders and civil servants. The Jones County Republican Women invite you to their monthly meeting on Wednesday, July 8 at noon, at The Gables Event Venue, 1915 Bush Dairy ...

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  15. Seminary woman facing 17 counts of animal crueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    According to the Jones County Sheriff's Department, Carter was wanted for depriving a group of horses from food and water. On June 10, police were dispatched to the 400 block of Tower Road, where two horses were found dead and several others in bad conditions.

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  16. JCSD makes large drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Jones County Sheriff's Department made a significant drug seizure Thursday that removed approximately 180 lbs. of marijuana from being distributed in Jones County.

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  17. Mississippi leads the nation in smokefree air ordinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Peace Reform Church in Middleville, Michigan make repairs to the home of Mary Jenkins on Tim Holifield Road in Jones County Wednesday. A group of about 20 people from a Michigan church are in Jones County this week, helping to rebuild homes damaged ...

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  18. Fire destroys home in Powers community of Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A major fire in the Powers Community of Jones County destroyed a home, but left the family who lived there uninjured. Over two dozen firefighters from six volunteer fire departments responded to the fire just before 1 a.m. on Wednesday.

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  19. Michigan church group helps rebuild tornado-ravaged Jones County homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A group of about 20 people from a Michigan church are in Jones County this week, helping to rebuild homes damaged in last December's deadly tornado. The group, including more than one dozen high school students, are from Peace Church in Middleville.

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  20. 75-year-old Rankin County man charged with running a stillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... propane tanks, and exploding ammunition and fireworks. A group of about 20 people from a Michigan church are in Jones County this week, helping to rebuild homes damaged in last December's deadly tornado. The group, including more than one dozen high ...

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