A man died following an early Saturday evening accident in the Peachtree Community, a few miles northwest of Jasper. It happened at about 7:00 on County Road 096, near Farm to Market Road 254.
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Friday, June 21, 2019
The Jasper County Sheriff’s Department says a house was burglarized and a car was stolen very close to where a police chase involving a stolen pickup truck ended in a crash early Thursday morning. However, at this point deputies say they’re not yet sure if all three events are related and th…
A Grand Opening was held on Thursday in Downtown Jasper for a new business that has opened at 147 North Main Street, across from the Jasper County Courthouse.
The United States Navy has announced that Jasper native Jeremy Houston is currently participating in the “BALTOPS 2019” multinational exercise in the Baltic Sea Region. Houston is a career man, currently in his sixteenth year in the Navy.
Thursday, June 20, 2019
A man accused of assaulting his wife and then holding sheriff’s deputies at bay for well over two hours on Tuesday morning, west of Kirbyville, has been officially charged and arraigned.
The Texas Attorney General’s Office has announced that a Sabine County man has been arrested on a child pornography charge. According to State Attorney General Ken Paxton, 66-year-old Walter James Sanders, Jr., of Hemphill, is charged with five third degree felony counts of possession of chi…
A Beaumont businessman who allegedly wrote a $330,000.00 bad check to a Lake Charles casino was reportedly arrested on a warrant in Tyler County, but later released after law enforcement officials in Calcasieu Parish said that they would not extradite the man from Woodville.
The Hardin County Sheriff’s Department says one of their deputies returned fire and shot a man who first shot him just above the eye with a cross-bow arrow in a Thursday morning incident near Sour Lake, and both are undergoing hospital treatment for their injuries.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
The Beauregard Daily News is reporting that the Humane Society of Louisiana has written a scathing public letter after State District Judge Tony A. Bennett recently approved probation for a couple after they pleaded guilty to animal abuse charges.
The Southeast Texas Record is reporting that a woman has filed a lawsuit in Jefferson County District Court against Houston based Pappas Restaurants after a waiter allegedly “spilled hot butter over the top of her body” two years ago at one of their restaurants in Beaumont.
Monday, June 24, 2019
The Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department will hold a Barbecue Fundraiser on Saturday, June 29th beginning at 10:00 a.m. and continuing until they sell out. The event will be at their fire hall on FM 1005 in Magnolia Springs.
Monday, June 17, 2019
Sabine State Bank and Trust Co now has a full time Customer Service Representative (CSR) position at our Jasper Branch.
Things were starting to get back to normal, mud holes were drying up and we could start mowing and gardening, then the bottom fell out again last night. Looks like “ground work” will be delayed a day or two. Hopefully we can get hay in the barn before it rains again, nearly everybody ran out…
Hope all the Dad’s had a great Father’s Day. Let’s see what has been going on.