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Fire destroyed a vehicle north of Buna late Sunday afternoon. It happened at a home on the west side of Highway 96, about a mile north of Cougar Country.

The volunteers of the Jasper Fire Department were dispatched to the intersection of Farm to Market Road 252 and Daily Street, shortly before 7:00 on Saturday morning when it was reported that a late model car had slid off the road, hit a power pole and downed power lines . However, the unide…

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Father Ron Foshage, who is considered by many to be "Jasper's Priest", was named Citizen of the Year on Friday evening at the Jasper Lake Sam Rayburn Chamber of Commerce 101st Chairman's Banquet.

This week the Jasper Junior High Student of the Week is Lilly Methvin. Ms. Jessica Lane said “She is always on task. She is respectful, and she always puts forth her best effort.” Lilly loves to cook and hang out with friends in her spare time. Her favorite subject is Math. Lilly is the daug…

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Lake Rayburn firefighters worked to extinguish a fire that destroyed an old abandoned mobile home Thursday afternoon. The blaze was reported shortly after 1:00 on Private Road 6061, just northwest of the intersection of County Roads 227 and 227-A in Brookeland.

Jasper County Deputy Kevin Holloway said on Thursday that a car which was stolen in the Beech Grove Community has been recovered in Orange County. However, Holloway said the suspect, a Beaumont man, is still at-large after fleeing from Orange County deputies on foot.

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First, they heard yelping, and a few seconds later Jasper firefighters pulled two puppies from a burning structure on the east side of town Wednesday afternoon. Firemen responded to a residence at 1415 Bevil Loop Road shortly after 3:00 and arrived to find smoke pouring out of a small metal …

The Jasper-Lake Sam Rayburn Area Chamber of Commerce’s 101st Chairman’s Banquet will be held on Friday, January 24th at 5:30 p.m. in the Wesley Center at First United Methodist Church on North Bowie Street in Jasper.