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  1. Photographer recreates infamous last mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Russell Brewer, executed Sept. 21, 2011 Crime: Capital murder for the dragging death of an African-American man in Jasper, Texas Photo: Associated Press Brewer's meal: Two chicken fried steaks, a triple meat bacon cheeseburger, a cheese omelet, a ...

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  2. Phillip Crelia & TJ Goodwyn Win Season Opener On "Big Sam"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | FishingWorld

    (Jan 17, 2015 - Sam Rayburn Reservoir, Jasper, TX) Ok Guys and Gals.... The first tournament at Big Sam Rayburn started off cold and rainy with take off at 6:55 am and a temp of 37 degrees. Twenty-eight fishermen and one fisherwoman braved to cold ...

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  3. Jones Wins Walmart Bass Fishing Ozark Division Event On Table Rock LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | FishingWorld

    ... co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Oct. 16-18 Regional Championship on Sam Rayburn Reservoir in Jasper, Texas. Boaters will compete for a top award of a Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a ...

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  4. Barton Wins Walmart Bass Fishing Okie Division Event On Lake EufaulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | FishingWorld

    ... co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Oct. 16-18 Regional Championship on Sam Rayburn Reservoir in Jasper, Texas. Boaters will compete for a top award of a Ranger Z518C with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Mercury outboard and a ...

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  5. Scenes from Jasper man's 2011 executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2011 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Enterprise Photo: Guiseppe Barranco Betty Boatner, sister of the late James Byrd Jr., asks a crowd Wednesday night in Jasper to 'seek peace and love' during a remembrance gathering for her brother. The group met in the same hour that one of Byrd's ...

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  6. Famous last mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2013 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Lawrence Russell Brewer, executed Sept. 21, 2011 Crime: Capital murder for the dragging death of an African-American man in Jasper, Texas

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  7. Jasper mother, baby killed in mobile home fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Jasper Police Chief Robert MacDonald said the fire start shortly after 9 p.m. at 509 Sylvester Street. He said firefighters found the woman, who was in her 30s and the infant dead in one of the rooms of the home.

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  8. Mom, baby killed in Jasper fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A mom and her baby were killed in a Tuesday fire in Jasper, according to a dispatcher with the Jasper Fire Department.

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  9. Colmesneil hears grant administrator on EDS StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Tyler County Booster

    Mayor Don Baird convened the Colmesneil City Council Tuesday evening, Jan. 13, with a chamber full of guests and introduced David J. Waxman from the management firm by the same name based out of Jasper, Texas. With Wizard's hat on, David Waxman concluded his grant administration update on the EDS #7 Station in Colmesneil, willing to take any question with his arm around Mayor Don Baird.

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  10. Bill C. Jacobs Sept. 14, 1968 - Jan 2, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Pacifica Tribune

    Bill C. Jacobs Jr., 46, passed away on Jan. 2. He was born Sept.14, 1968 in Jasper, Texas to Bill and Nita Jacobs. Bill had many hobbies including biking, boating, fishing and cars.He was a member of the Masonic Lodge 1 of San Francisco.He enjoyed spending time with his wife and daughters.

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  11. Honor and Remember to host a visit from Veterans AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The State office of Honor and Remember here in Jasper at 323 E. Houston Street is proud to provide this opportunity to veterans.

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  12. Jasper police receive conflict resolution training from FedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | 12NewsNow.Com

    In light of officer conflicts in Jasper many have questioned the tactics officers use and the type of training they receive especially in cases in which race is involved. One recent conflict was the case of Keyarika Diggles.

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  13. Man struck and killed by log truck in Jasper Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A man died after he was struck by a log truck on US Highway 96 in Jasper County early Wednesday morning. Jasper County Sheriff Mitchell Newman said that the auto-pedestrian accident occurred at approximately 7 a.m. on US Highway in Jasper County about two miles south of Jasper.

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  14. Jasper student charged with Terroristic Threat after brandisaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Tyler County Booster

    According to the Woodville Police Department, a new line of fake airsoft and BB guns are posing a threat to youth in the county, due to the fact that they are almost exact replicas of real firearms. On December 9, a group of five students from Jasper, Texas attended a basketball game at the Summit in Woodville.

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  15. Unusual death at Jasper County grass fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Jasper County is no stranger to fires. So when a grass fire broke out on a property on County Road 296 Monday afternoon, it wasn't unusual that Jasper police responded to the emergency call to help put it out.

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  16. Newton County Sheriff's Office investigating shootingRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | The Family Badge

    ... out inside the residence and 22-year-old Johnathan Scott Oldfield was shot. Oldfiled was transported to Christus Jasper Memorial Hospital in Jasper and then later airlifted to Memorial Herman in Houston. As of 3 p.m. Sunday Oldfield was listed in ...

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  17. Newton County Sheriffs office investigates weekend shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... out inside the residence and 22 year old Johnathan Scott Oldfield was shot. Oldfiled was transported to Christus Jasper Memorial Hospital in Jasper, Texas and then later airlifted to Memorial Herman in Houston, Texas. As of 3 p.m. Oldfield was ...

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  18. Jasper Lady Bulldogs soccer team State rankedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Jasper Lady Bulldogs soccer team State rankedThe state ranked Jasper Lady Bulldog soccer team continued their hot start to the season as they racked up four more win in the Port Neches-Groves Showcase.The 21 goals scored over the weekend has increase the team's goal total to 49 for the season, while only having allowed nine goals being score ... (more)

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  19. A. Barton Hinkle:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Jewish World Review

    One of the most heinous crimes in recent memory took place in Jasper, Texas, in 1998, when three white savages chained James Byrd Jr., a black man, to the back of a truck and dragged him for three miles until Byrd collided with a culvert, which severed his head and right arm. The killers dumped his body in front of a black church and then went to a barbecue.

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  20. Davis wins PBR Touring Pro Finals at Denver Chute OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Examiner.com

    Cooper Davis' run in Denver during the Professional Bull Riders ' Touring Pro Finals January 12-14, 2015 did not exactly begin with a bang. In fact, during his first round of competition Monday night, the Jasper, Texas cowboy bucked off quickly aboard his first bull.

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