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  1. Jasper County issues declaration of Disaster- Newton County warns of FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... severe thunderstorms with high speed winds and tomadic activity over an excessive period of time, affecting Jasper County by causing flooding in populated areas as well as major infrastructure damage preventing access to or the safe passage on many ...

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  2. Sabine Co grand jury indicts man nabbed in ACSO online solicitation stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... 8. He was indicted on an intoxicated manslaughter charge in connection to a fatal accident that occurred in Jasper County in October 2014. In a previous East Texas news story, Jasper County Pct. 5 Justice of the Peace Brett said that Sampson and ...

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  3. 34-year-old Jasper County woman charged with sexual assault of a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | 12NewsNow.Com

    A 34-year-old woman accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old has been arrested on unrelated charges. According to a news release from the Jasper County Sheriff's Office, on Saturday, Jasper County sheriff's deputies received a tip about an alleged improper relationship between the woman and the teen.

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  4. Buna woman accused of having a sexual relationship with teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A 34-year-old Buna woman accused of having a sexual relationship with a 15-year-old boy is out of jail on a $5,000 bond after she was charged over the weekend with sexual assault of a child, according to a Monday news release from the Jasper County Sheriff's Office.

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  5. SE Texas lawman reflects on his legendary careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... career spans six decades. After he retired as a state trooper, he was elected to the first of two terms as Jasper County sheriff in 1997. [...] Christmas was able to tap the Eclipse into a spin. The combination of a dead radiator and an ...

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  6. The city of Jasper still copes with racial tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2011 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Logging chain used to drag James Byrd, Jr. to his death is in a vault at the Jasper County Courthouse in Jasper, TX Wednesday, May 14, 2008.

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  7. Mugshots: SE Texas' Most WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Kimberlee Annett Blankinship, 54, of Kirbyville is wanted on a burglary of a habitation warrant. Photo: Jasper County Sheriff's Office Matthew Joesph Lout, 31, of Jasper is wanted on a warrant for evading arrest with a motor vehicle. Photo: Jasper ...

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  8. 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.

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  9. 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.

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

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ALL JURORS SUMMONED TO APPEAR BEFORE HONORABLE JUDGE DELINDA GIBBS-WALKER, 1A DISTRICT COURT OF JASPER COUNTY, TEXAS, ON 04/27/2015 NEED NOT APPEAR.

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

    Apr 21, 2015 | 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 ...

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

    Apr 9, 2015 | 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. ...

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

    Apr 9, 2015 | 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.

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

    Apr 6, 2015 | 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.

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  15. 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)

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  16. 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.

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  17. 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.

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  18. 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.

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  19. 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, ...

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  20. 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.

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