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4-H students attend DPA

Each year, 4-H’ers from the 40 counties in the Northeast district of 4-H travel to Rock Eagle to compete in District Project Achievement. The competition is the culmination of a

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Man pleads guilty to sexual exploitation

A Jones County man entered a guilty plea to four counts of sexual exploitation of children in Jones County Superior Court and received a 40-year sentence with the first seven

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Aggravated assault defendant gets 20 years on probation

A Gray resident arrested for making threats and brandishing a knife during a confrontation with another man on a city street was sentenced to 20 years probation in Jones County

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New BOE member ready to serve

Jones County’s newest Board of Education member said he made his decision to seek the position after a lot of thought and prayers. Kimbrell Hill Washburn Sr. qualified for to

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Gray Stables under new ownership

The new owners of Gray Stables Home Décor, Shelly Marshall and Jennifer Crawford, are bringing a unique style to Jones County to explore new flavors. The shop is located at

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Poetry contest sparks courage

Dames Ferry Elementary School hosted a poetry contest April 26, and gifted students in the first and second grades from all four elementary schools in Jones County competed. Molly Batchelor,

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Library board holds first meeting in new digs

Jones County’s Library Board of Trustees held their quarterly meeting in the new renovated facility. The May 1 meeting was called to order by Board Chairman Verneda Appling. She said

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