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07/23/2014 - 8:00am
A Jones County Grand Jury has indicted two Laurel men in connection with recent murders.
The grand jury for the First Judicial District has indicted William Earl Dean in connection to the stabbing death of an 85-year-old Nora L. Peters. Also, 30-year-old Laurel resident Michael Dixon was indicted for murder in...
07/23/2014 - 8:00am
MOSELLE – The Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport hit a grand slam when it comes to local air travel this week. The federal government has approved an international brand passenger jet service between Moselle and one of the world’s busiest hubs. Despite high hopes and grand fanfare at its inception,...
07/23/2014 - 8:00am
On Monday, the Jones County Board of Supervisors approved a request from the Domestic Abuse Family Shelter for $8,000 to cover operating costs. DAFS provides shelter for twenty nine women and twenty eight children and provides other services relating to the prevention of domestic and family violence. The DAFS...
07/23/2014 - 8:00am
Marriages Roy Romalis Plummer and Tracy Marie Kimmies Felix Travis Fraga and Joni Theresa Walters Samuel Ojeda-Velasco and Maria Elena Renteral-Acevedo Paul Allen Moore and Estelle Marie Trahan   Divorces Robert Johnson vs. Bertha Johnson   Arrests 7/14 to 7/21/14 Hollis E. Ashley, Jr...
07/22/2014 - 5:45pm
A family of three is homeless today after a fire destroyed the home they were occupying, in the Rustin community of Jones County early Tuesday morning July 22. At 5:29 a.m., firefighters from Rustin, Sandersville, Powers, M&M, and Glade Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the report of a house fire at 53...
07/21/2014 - 11:12am
The Laurel Police Department has charged a man in connection with a theft this week at a local convenience store. Capt. Tommy Cox with the Laurel Police Department said a Jones County male has been taken into police custody as a result of an investigation into a theft at La Moreliana Convenience Store on Highway...
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