Jones County Newswire (Page 3)

Jones County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jones County, MS. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 1,067 in Jones County, MS

  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to Columbia and with it, nearly two dozen new jobs. Three men are behind bars and facing drug charges after Jones County Sheriff's deputies conducted a traffic stop Wednesday. Three men are behind bars and facing drug charges after Jones County ...

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  2. The First Bank donates $25K to Habitat for HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... for the Golden Eagles this summer, joining form... Three men are behind bars and facing drug charges after Jones County Sheriff's deputies conducted a traffic stop Wednesday. Three men are behind bars and facing drug charges after Jones County ...

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  3. Zach Hodge Awarded George W. Martin Memorial Auctioneer ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... a well-known starting point where many local auctioneers have learned their profession. Zach will be attending Jones County Junior College located in Jones County, Mississippi in the Fall of 2016. Jeff Martin Auctioneers, Inc awards one student a ...

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  4. Jones County Sheriff's Department receives grants to combat DUIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to host communities as part of a force structure reduction, cost-savings, and facility consolidation plan. A Jones County inmate, who walked off work detail, is now in custody after he was captured by authorities, according to the Jones County ...

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  5. Jail inmate back in custody after walking off work detailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | White Lake Beacon

    Authorities say a jail inmate who walked away from a work detail is back in the custody of a Mississippi sheriff's department. The Jones County Sheriff's Department said in a news release Wednesday that 46-year-old William Fred Marshall, of Laurel, was taken into custody without incident in a wooded area.

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  6. Jones County inmate captured, 2 in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Jones County inmate, who walked off work detail , is now in custody after he was captured by authorities, according to the Jones County Sheriff's Department. William Marshall, 46 of Laurel, was arrested and charged with felony fleeing.

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  7. Council overrides Mayor Magee's veto on Wayne Farms tax exemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... months of debate on if the company deserved the tax exemption at all. "Unemployment is at an all-time high in Jones County because of the oil industry and this only added to our unemployment to add 595 people to the unemployment roles at the same ...

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  8. Authorities search for Jones Co. inmate who walked off work detailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    In the late morning hours of August 2, 2016 an inmate of the Jones County Adult Detention Center walked off a work detail at Merchants Park in Ellisville. William Fred Marshall, 46 of Laurel, walked off a trustee work detail. 1 comment

  9. JCJC is offering welding fabrication classes in Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Jones County Junior College will be offering a Welding Fabrication class for beginners at the Whitehead Advanced Technology Center in Ellisville. The evening class will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. starting on August 22, and ending on October 27. The Welding Fabrication class for beginners is an eighty-hour classroom and hands-on, instructor-led course that teaches students basic welding skills.

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  10. The woman escaped with minor injuries. Source: Jones County Fire CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A Jasper County woman narrowly escaped serious injury after her car left the roadway and ended in the parking lot of Shady Grove Volunteer Fire Department Friday morning. According to a news release from The Jones County Fire Council, Shady Grove, and Sharon Volunteer Fire Departments quickly responded to the scene of a one vehicle accident with entrapment in front of the fire station.

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  11. 3 charged in Hub City armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Lt. John Traxler with the Hattiesburg Police Department, Jones County deputies arrested Donterius Bownes, Devonte Dixon and Demartez West without incident on I-59 in Ellisville.

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  12. Free State of Jones (Matthew McConaughey) - First trailerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | IndieLondon

    Starring Academy Award winner Matthew McConaughey , Gugu Mbatha-Raw , Keri Russell and Mahershala Ali , Free State of Jones tells the incredible true story of Newton Knight and his rebellion against the Confederacy in Jones County, Mississippi, during the American Civil War. Bringing together an unlikely band of poor white farmers and runaway slaves, Knight launched an uprising that led Jones County, Mississippi, to secede from the Confederacy, creating a Free State of Jones.

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  13. Photo Source: WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    With bowed heads, members of First Baptist Church in Ovett locked hands to send up prayers for the brave men and women who serve in law enforcement. "Pray for me by name, pray for the Jones County Sheriff's Department, prayer is powerful, prayer works, and God hears our prayers," Hodge said.

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  14. This teen is wanted on felony fraud charges in Jones County. Source: JCSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Jones County Sheriff's deputies, Destiny Lampley was wanted for writing fraudulent checks to purchase vehicles on two different occasions. On July 16, Lampley allegedly took possession of a vehicle at a used car dealership in Moselle.According to a news release from the sheriff, Lampley wrote a bad check for $4,500.

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  15. Former Long Beach wide receiver picks up offer from Southern MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    An offer from Southern Miss never came during Trevor Terry's time in high school, but the former Long Beach Bearcat finally received that coveted scholarship offer Saturday. Terry, who will be a freshman on Jones County this season and already holds an FCS offer from James Madison University, found out about his first FBS offer 20 minutes after attending a USM camp Saturday in Hattiesburg.

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  16. Reel Mondays coming back to the big screenRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2016 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... retelling the little-known story of Newton Knight (Matthew McConaughey) who rebels against the Confederacy in Jones County, Mississippi during the American Civil War. His squad of counter revolutionaries including farmers and slaves became a unique ...

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  17. Slippery roads cause several wrecks on I-59Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... rsonnel on scene included Southwest Jones and South Jones Volunteer Fire Departments, EMServ Ambulance Service, Jones County Sheriff's Department and Mississippi Highway Patrol.

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  18. Drowning prevention tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Authorities are calling the drowning of a three-year-old child at a house on Thursday in Jones County an accident. According to the National Drowning Prevention Alliance, drowning is the leading cause of unintentional injury deaths for children ages one to four.

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  19. Ovett man charged with molestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Deputies received a call on July 9 from a Jones County mother claiming her 12-year-old was inappropriately touched by James Patrick Taylor, 34. A forensic interview was conducted in Gulfport, Mississippi, during which the victim told of two different occasions where Taylor touched her inappropriately within the past several weeks, according to the sheriff. With Elizabeth Allen's bathroom floor caving in and her left knee giving out, Ms.

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  20. Jones county officials respond to bomb threat at Southern Hens Inc. in Moselle. Source: WDAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to Jones County Director of Emergency Management Marda Tullos, a call was received that there were six bombs on the property.

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