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  1. Jasper Co. emergency personnel rescue woman after truck swept off roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Deputies with the Jasper County Sheriff's Office and firefighters with the Rayburn Fire Department and First Responders rescued a woman whose truck was swept into a ditch when she tried to drive down a road covered with high water Monday morning. According to Jasper County Sheriff Mitchel Newman, the incident occurred at about 11 a.m. Monday on County Road 200.


  2. Storms could fire up again before a front tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A tornado watch expired at 7:30 a.m., but the weather was severe enough to delay class start times at a number of school districts in Jasper and Hardin counties.


  3. Jury Duty Cancelled 1A District Court April 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Beaumont Enterprise



  4. Jasper PD: Mom picking up kid appeared to be drunk, resisted arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... "I wish there was some way I could reach out to the children." Jennifer Nicole West was booked into the Jasper County Jail on two misdemeanor charges - driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest. She was released from the jail after she posted a ...


  5. Missing Buna woman found dead in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Luckey was nowhere to be found. "She was seen in this hunting club last Sunday around 5:45 p.m.," said Jasper County Sheriff Mitchell Newman. "The Sheriff called us in earlier today," said Tim Miller, the founder and director of Texas Equusearch. ...


  6. Report: Body found is missing Buna womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    12News is reporting that a body found Wednesday in a wooded area of Jasper County is a Buna woman who went missing last month. According to previous coverage, Luckey's mother found her daughter's car parked in the driveway. Inside, Luckey's mother could see her daughter's purse, keys and cellphone.


  7. Zebras run loose in Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Jasper Police Officers spent their morning trying to get these zebras off the road. It was not your average livestock complaint, and the animals ran wild on Highway 96 in Jasper County for at least half an hour.


  8. Authorities search for missing Buna womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Authorities in Jasper County are searching for a 35-year-old Buna woman who has been missing since March 23. According to a missing person's entry on the Texas EquuSearch website, Carol Luckey was last seen by her mother at her Buna home on March 22. When Luckey's mother stopped by her daughter's home the next day, she found her daughter's unlocked ... (more)


  9. Big rig accident closes lane near KirbyvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    An 18-wheeler accident this morning has closed one lane of U.S. 96 northbound, about five miles south of Kirbyville, according to a spokesperson for the Jasper County Sheriff's Office.


  10. Search continues for missing motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | 12NewsNow.Com

    A Texas Parks and Wildlife helicopter circled around Jasper County Monday, looking for clues that could lead to a missing Buna woman - 35-year-old Carol Luckey. Yesterday, Texas Equusearch joined the Jasper County Sheriff's Office and volunteers from the community in the search for the mother of 3. Also, her flip flops and sunglasses were found Sunday in a densely wooded area adjacent to her home in Buna - specifically at the Cypress Creek hunting club based in Kirbyville.


  11. Wide-spread search begins for missing Buna womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    Today, the Jasper County sheriff's department called in reinforcement for the search Carol Luckey, 35, of Buna. Her mother reported her daughter missing after coming home to find her daughters purse emptied on the floor, car still in the drive-way, but carol was nowhere to be found.


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

    Mar 9, 2015 | 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, ...


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

    Feb 26, 2015 | 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.


  14. 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.


  15. 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.


  16. 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 ...


  17. 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.


  18. 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)


  19. 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.


  20. 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.