The Toys for Tots Pageant that was held on Saturday at the Harvest Church on South Wheeler Street, not only crowned a queen, but also brought in $3,420 to go towards the purchase of Christmas toys for needy children. Read more
Monday, November 18, 2019
After the bi-district round of the Texas High School Football Playoffs, the only two schools from this immediate area that have advanced to the area round are Jasper and Newton.
The Jasper Women's Civic Club partnered with the Jasper Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6380 for a Veterans Program on Thursday, November 14th, 2019, at the Jasper VFW Hall.
Sunday, November 17, 2019
Police in Beaumont on Saturday released the name of the man who was shot and killed by a policeman on Friday.
Authorities in DeRidder said late Sunday that one person was dead and two others injured in a bizarre series of incidents that occurred there.
A heated political race in the nearby Pelican State ended with elections on Saturday allowing the incumbent Governor of Louisiana, John Bell Edwards to stay in his seat.
The U.S. Attorney's office in Beaumont announced on Friday that two men from Buna were among a trio that pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking crimes here in Southeast Texas.
Friday, November 15, 2019
The Jasper Bulldogs have advanced to the area round of the 4-A Division II football playoffs after a 51-27 win over the Hardin Jefferson Hawks on Thursday night in Vidor. Jasper will play Bellville, which defeated Wharton also on Thursday.
Law enforcement officers, firefighters, and emergency medical responders from across the region gathered on Friday as funeral services were held for Jasper County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Glenn Blank at Hillcrest Baptist Church.
The volunteers of the Beech Grove Fire Department were dispatched to a wooded area west of Jasper on Friday afternoon, when it was reported that a hunter had been found dead in a tree.
Monday, November 11, 2019
Today is Veterans Day a time for us to recognize and thank our men and women. I went to a program at Kirbyville School, it's been going on for over fifty years. The military had a lottery using your birthdate as your number to see what order folks would be drafted. With my good luck I helpin…