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  1. Affidavit: Man confessed to causing death of 85-year-old Jasper manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Lewis were arrested in Terre Haute, Indiana in early February. They were originally arrested on outstanding Jasper County warrants for credit card abuse and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. The arrest affidavit stated that Deaton's daughter, ...

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  2. Jasper Co. family loses everything in early morning house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Jasper County Sheriff Mitchell Newman said the house was located just south of Jasper on State Highway 96 by the Double M Ranch. He said the two-story house was about 10 years old, and it belonged to Cory Gaston.

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  3. Azalea Festival comes to Jasper March 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Featured will be weenie dog races, a kiddie train, moon walks and other activities for all.Since it is being held on the square the chamber invites you to visit the Jasper County Historical Museum as well as the Beaty Orton house as both will be open for you to visit.

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  4. Search underway for missing man in EvadaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Jasper County Sheriff's deputies and a team of other investigators were searching a wooded area in Evadale for a missing man. Newman said Harvey and a female acquaintance went into the woods in Harvey's truck.

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  5. SE Texas' Most WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... S Office Cynthia Brumfield, 25, of Jasper is wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Photo: Jasper County Sheriff's Office Jasper and Hardin County authorities on Monday released lists of their most wanted offenders. Click through the ...

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  6. Deputies look into Buna deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A death in Buna, originally called in as a suicide, is being investigated as a possible murder by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office.

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  7. NASA and the Moon visit JasperRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Jasper County Historical Museum located in downtown Jasper on the square has a wonderful display from Nasa and a local individual chronicling the Apollo missions to the moon.The displays that are at the museum chronicle the Apollo missions which were done and ultimately succeeded by landing men on the moon.Guillory worked for Nasa on the Apollo ... (more)

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  8. Multiple Agency Capture Of Jasper Career CriminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Family Badge

    On Tuesday, January 27th The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Aviation Division and US Marshal's Fugitive Task assisted Jasper County Sheriff's Office in arresting Christopher Glenn Stimits , age 29, of Buna, Texas. Christopher Glenn Stimits is a career criminal and was wanted on the following charges: Jasper County Sheriff's Office had attempted to apprehend Christopher Glenn Stimits on several occasions at his rural residence but due to the layout of the property, he would see deputies coming and run into the woods behind his residence.

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  9. More Information About Why Texas Couple Were ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    More information has been released in the case of two people from Texas who were arrested Monday at a Terre Haute motel. Police say that 48 year old Robert Mounts, and 29 year old Ashley Nicole Lewis, are persons of interest in the death of 85 year old Herbert W. Deaton, of Jasper County, Texas.

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  10. Cops: Wanted Buna man 'flipped the bird and surrendered'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Local and federal law enforcement officers teamed up last month to arrest a wanted fugitive in Buna.Jefferson County Sheriff's Aviation Division and US Marshal's assisted Jasper County Sheriff's Deputies in arresting Christopher Glenn Stimits, 29, of Buna on Jan. 27, said Jefferson County Deputy Rod Carroll.Carroll described Stimits as a career ... (more)

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  11. Dangerous fugitive's hiding spot no defense against SETX law agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... resulted in his arrest. Jefferson County Deputy Rod Carroll told 12News that deputies from Jefferson County, Jasper County and the US Marshal's Fugitive Task Force have arrested Christopher Glenn Stimits, 29, of Buna. Jasper County deputes have ...

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  12. Authorities nab couple accused in connection to Jasper man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    US Marshals have arrested a couple who are persons of interest in the death of a Jasper man in November. According to Jasper County Sheriff Mitchell Newman, Robert Mounts, 48, and Ashley Nicole Lewis, 29, were arrested in Terre Haute, Ind.

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  13. Two From Texas Arrested By ISP And US Marshall At Terre Haute MotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    Around 11:30 A.M. Monday the Indiana State Police assisted the US Marshal's Service in arresting two people wanted out warrants from Maine and Texas. Officers arrested 48 year old Robert Mounts of Jasper County, Texas on charges of unauthorized use of a vehicle, credit and debit cards, elder abuse and sexual contact with a minor.

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  14. 'Persons of interest' in Jasper death arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... marshals in Indiana, authorities said. The pair was arrested at 11 a.m., Monday, in Terre Haute, Indiana. The Jasper County Sheriff's Office is in the process of extraditing them on charges of credit/debit card abuse and unauthorized use of a motor ...

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  15. ISP, US Marshal's Service arrest 2 at Terre Haute motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The Indiana State Police assisted the U.S. Marshal's Service in arresting two persons wanted out of the state of Maine and Jasper County, Texas this morning around 11:30 a.m. Both were booked into the Vigo County Jail. According to ISP Sgt.Joe Watts, the U.S. Marshal's Service had developed information which led them to the Terre Haute motel.

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  16. Newton man dies from injuries suffered in 2-vehicle wreck near KirbyvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... occurred at approximately 1:35 p.m. on Monday at the intersection of Highway 96 and County Road 443 in Jasper County. The wreck was about two miles north of Kirbyville. A 2003 Mazda pickup driven by Burnett was traveling northbound on Highway 96 ...

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  17. Kountze man killed in Jasper Co. auto-pedestrian accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    An auto-pedestrian crash on US 96 in Jasper County resulted in the death of a 35-year-old Kountze man late Monday night. According to Trooper Stephanie Davis, a spokeswoman for the Texas Department of Public Safety, the man who was killed was identified as Chad Wayne Drake.

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  18. Arrest warrant issued for Southeast Texas mom on the run with her daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Jasper County deputies are searching for a woman on the run with her seven-year-old daughter who legally should be with her dad. Josh Fielder of Evadale said his daughter went to spend a week with her mom on December 28th, and he has not seen neither since. 1 comment

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

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... long with spot counseling to veterans, spouses and their dependents. This event may also have support from the Jasper County Veteran Service Officer for disability claim help and to answer questions

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

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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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