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The Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) answered 79 calls to service from April 5th to April 13th, 2021. We currently have 22 inmates in the following Jails, 12 housed in Newton, 9 housed in Jasper and 1 in Polk County. Last week NCSO booked 10 individuals into the Jail.

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A Benefit Barbecue Cookoff and Washer Tournament for Kamron Slaydon will be held on Saturday, April 17th at the Jasper Country Club & Event Center off of Highway 96 North. The event will also feature LIVE music and activities for children

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Kamron Slaydon is a 2018 graduate of Jasper High School and a lifelong resident of Jasper who joined the Marine Corp immediately after graduation. In January of 2019, while on leave at home, Kamron was injured in an accidental shooting which damaged his C5 vertebrate resulting in him being a…