Jones County Newswire

Jones County Newswire

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

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  1. Warning, images of the spider bites may be disturbing to some.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... has been taking down the bad guys, but a few weeks ago he met his biggest match. This is a news release from Jones County Junior College Entrepreneurs in Covington County will now have the opportunity to realize their dreams of small business ...

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  2. Sheriff: Search for missing teen leads to statutory rape chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    On Saturday Jones County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to answer a call about a missing teenager. The grandfather of a 13-year-old female said he had denied the girl permission to go to a nearby store in the late evening.

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  3. 2 sought in Hattiesburg burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... has been taking down the bad guys, but a few weeks ago he met his biggest match. This is a news release from Jones County Junior College Entrepreneurs in Covington County will now have the opportunity to realize their dreams of small business ...

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  4. Victim identified in Pearl River County homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... has been taking down the bad guys, but a few weeks ago he met his biggest match. This is a news release from Jones County Junior College Entrepreneurs in Covington County will now have the opportunity to realize their dreams of small business ...

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  5. Suspects identified and charged in Jasper County murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... has been taking down the bad guys, but a few weeks ago he met his biggest match. This is a news release from Jones County Junior College Entrepreneurs in Covington County will now have the opportunity to realize their dreams of small business ...

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  6. Fallen Hattiesburg Police Officers Liquori Tate (left) and Benjamin Deen.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to do volunteer work to honor those who died in the 9/11 terrorist attacks. First responders from across the Jones County met today at the Jones County Emergency Operations Center in Laurel for the commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane ...

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  7. PRCC offers masonry helper class in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... about applying for assistance, contact Brad Necaise at 601 596-1910 or [email protected] On Friday the Jones County Sheriff's Department received a complaint that Harper's Garage, on Highway 15 North in Laurel, had been burglarized. Paul Walters, ...

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  8. Road rage car chase ends in machete attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Jones County Sheriff's Department was dispatched to a scene on Myrick Road near Walter's Loop Tuesday after reports of a car accident. The suspect, Wiltesha Ann Dean, was attacking another female victim with a machete after running her car off the road.

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  9. A child was struck by a car Tuesday morning and is said to be in critical condition.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    An 8-year-old is fighting for his life after being struck by a car on Highway 11 in Jones County. According to authorities, the child is stable but is still in the ICU.

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  10. MDOT begins work on Highway 537 in Jones CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    A three-month project by the Mississippi Department of Transportation to enhance safety on a stretch of Highway 537 in Jones County has begun. WDAM-TV reports the work includes resurfacing a two-mile portion of the road from Northview Drive to Buck Temple Road.

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  11. Preachers, church members rally for Oak Grove teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... project by the Mississippi Department of Transportation to enhance safety on a stretch of Highway 537 in Jones County has begun. It includes resurfacing a two-mile portion of the road from A three-month project by the Mississippi Department of ...

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  12. Bond set for Texas man involved in Jones Co. drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Texas man is behind bars in Jones County after a traffic stop led authorities to more than 50 pounds of high-grade marijuana. On Monday, Jones County deputies arrested Hugo Garcia, 43, of Houston, Texas, after a traffic stop in the Western part of Jones County.

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  13. Student faces disciplinary action after bringing knife to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... ancers that overexpress, or have too much, geminin and a protein called c-Abl ... A Texas man is behind bars in Jones County after a traffic stop led authorities to more than 50 pounds of high-grade marijuana.

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  14. Texas man jailed in Jones County drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Texas man is behind bars in Jones County after a traffic stop led authorities to more than 50 pounds of high-grade marijuana. According to Jones County officials, the vehicle was searched and the marijuana was uncovered.

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  15. A semi-trailer ran over a drill bit Tuesday afternoon, puncturing the fuel tank.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... a hole in the fuel tank. An 8-year-old is fighting for his life after being struck by a car on Highway 11 in Jones County. An 8-year-old is fighting for his life after being struck by a car on Highway 11 in Jones County. A large two-story brick home ...

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  16. Early voter turnout steady for Pine Belt runoff electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... a hole in the fuel tank. An 8-year-old is fighting for his life after being struck by a car on Highway 11 in Jones County. An 8-year-old is fighting for his life after being struck by a car on Highway 11 in Jones County. A large two-story brick home ...

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  17. Slideshow: A look back at Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... a hole in the fuel tank. An 8-year-old is fighting for his life after being struck by a car on Highway 11 in Jones County. An 8-year-old is fighting for his life after being struck by a car on Highway 11 in Jones County. A large two-story brick home ...

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  18. Fire damage to an Ovett couple's home.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A large two-story brick home in the Ovett Community of Jones County was destroyed by fire Monday night, August 24. The home is owned by long-time Ovett residents Edward and Dessie Nichols, who were not at home at the time of the fire. At 7:13 p.m., just after Ovett Volunteer Fire Department started their monthly business meeting, the pagers began sounding for a structure fire at 3707 Highway 15 South.

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  19. MDOT begins Highway 537 roadway improvement project in Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Mississippi Department of Transportation has begun a roadway improvement project along two miles of Highway 537 in Jones County. This project consists of resurfacing the roadway from Northview Drive to Temple Road.

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  20. Sheriff: Tip from source halts meth delivery in Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    On Sunday, a confidential source contacted Jones County Sheriff's Deputies to inform them of a delivery of methamphetamine to a residence. As deputies attempted to pull the vehicle over, they saw something being thrown from the passenger window.

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