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

    4 hrs ago | 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.

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

    12 hrs ago | 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Jasper Co. man dies while fighting grass fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    An 81-year-old Jasper County man died after he tried to put out a grass fire on County Road 296 Monday. Jasper County Sheriff Mitchell Newman said that James Clark was trying to put out the fire himself and died.

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  6. 1st District Court jury duty cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Kathy Kent, District Clerk, County of Jasper has announced that jury duty for the 1st District Court of Jasper County before the Honorable David A. Dunn for January 20th has been cancelled.

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  7. 2 suspects lead authorities on chase from Jasper Co. to Newton Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Two suspects in a stolen vehicle allegedly led law enforcement on a chase from Jasper County to Newton County Monday and later set the vehicle on fire. Jasper County Sheriff Mitchell Newman said Bobby Ward and Barrett Ward, 17, are currently being held in the Newton County Jail.

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  8. Texas Man Dies In Fire In Portable BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KWTX

    A man who died after a fire broke out in the portable building in which he was staying in Evadale was identified Tuesday as Keith Taylor, 47, of Pineland. Taylor was working in a temporary job at a paper mill in Evadale, about 70 miles south of his home in Pinedale, the Jasper County Sheriff's Office said.

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  9. Police ID man killed in Evadale fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A 47-year-old man was killed in a Monday blaze in Evadale when a portable building he was staying in caught fire, according to a Jasper County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman.

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  10. Jury Duty CancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Jasper County District Clerk, Kathy Kent announced the following: All jurors summoned to appear before the Honorable Judge Craig Mixson, 1st District Clerk of Jasper County, Texas for January 12, 2015 need not appear.

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  11. Jasper has toy gun incident; East Texas parents and authorities concernedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Jasper County authorities responded to a call in the Westlake community on FM Road 2800 west of Jasper on Jan. 2. According to the Jasper County Sheriff's Office, the caller said there were teens walking with guns. It was later found that the guns were not real.

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  12. Jasper woman strangled in her backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... take a small community for granted,"said Misty. There are no leads at the moment. The case is being worked by Jasper County Sheriff's Department. The neighborhood will be under high patrol until further notice.

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  13. NWS survey team confirms tornado hit Jasper Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    A National Weather Service survey team has classified a tornado which destroyed one home and damaged another in Jasper County Saturday as an EF1.Meteorologist Tim Humphrey said the team went out Sunday morning and more information would be available later Sunday.The tornado destroyed the home on County Road 301 while the family was next door celebrating Christmas. The tornado damaged that home, too.

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  14. Storm destroys Jasper Co. home, damages anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Saturday's storm in East Texas has destroyed the property of a Jasper County family while they were celebrating Christmas at their neighbor's home. Sheriff Mitchell Newman said he believes it was a tornado which touched down on County Road 301.

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  15. Most wanted fugitives in SETXRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Joseph Murphy, 27, of Vidor. Charge: possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. Photo: Jasper County Sheriff's Office James Hao-Hu Taylor (DOB 7/7/86) is 5-feet, 5-inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. He is wanted for a bond ...

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  16. Jasper Co. authorities searching persons of interest in death of 85-year-old manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    On Tuesday, the Jasper County Sheriff's Office said they located the vehicle of the Jasper man in a Kmart parking lot in Abilene. Now authorities are looking for 48-year-old Robert Kelly Mounts and his girlfriend, 29-year-old Ashley Nicole Lewis, to get some answers.

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  17. Jasper Co. murder victim's truck found in AbileneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A spokesperson for the Jasper County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday told 12News that investigators have recovered a pickup owned Herbert Deaton.

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  18. Seller profiting off Yates sagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... verdict, July 13, 2013, in Sanford, Fla. a Zimmerman sells his own artwork on eBay Photo: Associated Press Jasper County Assistant District Attorney Pat Hardy displays the chain used to drag James Byrd Jr. to his death in 1998. a Conviction upheld ...

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  19. Buna woman dies in fatal wreck on Highway 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... evening that troopers were called to the scene of the accident around 6 p.m. on Highway 96 near the Hardin-Jasper county line. Troopers say a 2012 Freightliner tractor trailer was traveling westbound on a small county road and attempted to go ...

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  20. Jasper County man guilty of distributing cocaineRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | KYTX-TV News

    A town Christmas tree in Pennsylvania has been called everything from pathetic to ugly, but now, the skimpy spruce has been given new life. It is channeling one of the most famous Christmas trees in history A town Christmas tree in Pennsylvania has been called everything from pathetic to ugly, but now, the skimpy spruce has been given new life.

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