Jones County Newswire (Page 3)

Jones County Newswire (Page 3)

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

Results 41 - 60 of 169 in Jones County, NC

  1. U.S. 17 bypass work to close part of road near MaysvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Sun Journal

    An 1,800-foot road closure will add 16 miles to Buddy Mills' daily work commutes from Maysville to Jacksonville for the next nine months. After a tentative project start on Feb. 15, Mills will have to drive to Jones County to get back to Onslow County's seat.

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  2. Detour to send Maysville drivers to Jones CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Jacksonville for the next nine months. After a tentative project start on Feb. 15, Mills will have to drive to Jones County to get back to Onslow County's seat. He said his detour will cover a dirt road that becomes a "washboard" when it rains. "It ...

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  3. Reece Gardner: Crowded ballot for March primariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Kinston Free Press

    ... race, while Board of Education incumbent Jasper Barfield is being challenged by Tina Murphy. In the Jones County Board of Education race, there are two seats available and incumbent Mary Hall faces off against Michael Wilder and Angela Wilson. Billy ...

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  4. Public meeting about destructive moth plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is seeking input in Jones and Onslow counties concerning planned treatment activities for the insect.

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  5. 18 wheeler crash slows traffic, leaves customers without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | WCTI

    Traffic was down to one lane during the morning commute after an 18 wheeler ran off the road early Monday hitting a power pole in Jones County, according to deputies. The crash was reported at about 9 a.m. Monday along Highway 17 in Pollocksville, near city hall on Main Street.

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  6. Kinston-Lenoir NAACP holds MLK celebration SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | WITN

    ... moving the celebration toe the United American Free Will Baptist Tabernacle where over 100 people attended. In Jones County, people there participated in the 28th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. birthday celebration. It took place at Northwest A ...

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  7. Area happenings Jan. 17-23 Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Jones County's 28th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration will convene at 4 p.m. Jan. 17 at the Northwest "A" Conference Tabernacle, 682 Ten Mile Fork Road in Trenton.

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  8. Area happenings Jan. 16-22 Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... will hold an appreciation service for Cynthia Gray at 3 p.m. Jan. 17. For more information, call 910-554-1156. Jones County's 28th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration will convene at 4 p.m. Jan. 17 at the Northwest "A" Conference ...

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  9. Report: Maysville second safest in N.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    The Town of Maysville in Jones County is ranked as one of the safest cities in the United States, according to a newly released report from Consumer Affairs, a web-based consumer news and resource center.

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  10. Jones County deputies issue warning citations for illegal gamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | WITN

    Law enforcement is still cracking down on illegal gambling and one county's sheriff's office is backing the ALE on that effort. Detective Timothy Corey says Jones County has partnered with North Carolina Alcohol Law Enforcement to remove all illegal gambling machines from the county.

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  11. Margaret Ross takes position as area poultry agent for ExtensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Goldsboro News-Argus

    ... llocksville, Margaret Bell Ross always wanted to be a veterinarian. She also wanted to move away from the small Jones County town. Now 28, she has returned home, not as a veterinarian,...

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  12. Caught on Camera: Man breaking into vending machinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | WITN

    Jones County Det. Timothy Corey says the man has hit the Piggly Wiggly in Maysville three times, the last on December 29th.

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  13. Hound group offers reward in hunting dog's shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... All hunters be on the look out for a dog killer in that area. What was the purpose?" Sheriff Danny Heath in Jones County said there is not an official investigation at this time. He heard about the shooting second-hand, but the owners have not made ...

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  14. Hound group offers reward in hunting dog's shooting death Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... All hunters be on the look out for a dog killer in that area. What was the purpose?" Sheriff Danny Heath in Jones County said there is not an official investigation at this time. He heard about the shooting second-hand, but the owners have not made ...

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  15. Connect NC campaign underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Kinston Free Press

    ... that college leaders would have to work out what to do with the money in conjunction with Lenoir, Greene and Jones county officials. "Because it's the local (county) governments that maintain and sustain the buildings, meaning the utilities, the ...

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  16. 2015 in Review: DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    ... who is accused of a relationship with a male student. Hartleib later turns herself in to authorities. 4 - The Jones County Board of Education discusses $10.9 million state grant earmarked for construction of a new middle and high school. 5 - With ...

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  17. Top stories of January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | Kinston Free Press

    3 - In a rare Saturday game, the Kinston boys' basketball team defeated perennial 4A powerhouse Wilmington New Hanover behind 27 points, 9 rebounds and 8 assists from All-American Brandon Ingram. 3 - A loud "boom" was heard from La Grange to Sandy Bottom in Lenoir County; no cause could be found to explain it.

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  18. Insurance application assistance coming to Jones County Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... helping their neighbors, friends and family members get covered." Sophia Sterling of Access East is coming to Jones County to help make the process a little easier for folks. "We have navigators throughout Eastern North Carolina," Sterling said. ...

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  19. Troopers: Seat belt violation leads to chase & wanted manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | WITN

    A man police tried to pull over for a seat belt violation is behind bars after police say he took off and was involved in a police chase. Highway Patrol says as they approached 20-year-old Dylan Lane Friday in Jones County, he took off and drove to his grandmother's house and then ran out the back door.

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  20. Ross ready to serve as poultry agent for Sampson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | The Sampson Independent

    ... that will better their farm." Ross grew up on her family farm in Pollocksville, a town located in eastern Jones County. As a little girl, she wanted to be a veterinarian. But she decided to take a different path while attending North Carolina State ...

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