The Jefferson Jimplecute is proud to participate in the Today’s Front Pages online exhibit at the Newseum in Washington D.C. Each Thursday, the front page of The Jimp is posted along with more than 800 newspapers from around the world. We hope our readers will make visiting Today’s Front Pages a part of their weekly Thursday morning routine.
There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.
Updated: 12/11/19 at 3:03 p.m. CST Posted: 12/9/19 at 8:25 p.m. CST From Staff Reports JEFFERSON – As the 6 P.M. filing deadline passed Monday, contested county races in the General Election and one in the March 3 Primary appeared. Pct. 1 Constable David Capps has announced his bid for Marion County Sheriff in the… Read More Final Election Filings Confirmed; Sheriff’s Race Looms For Marion County Voters
From Staff Reports JEFFERSON – Responding to a Texas Public Information Act request by the Jimplecute, the Jefferson Police Department has released a preliminary report on the Oct. 24 accident that claimed the life of a Jefferson Primary School student. According to the report, a Ford F150 pickup driven by Tommy Roy Scadday, 87, of… Read More Driver Cited in Fatal Accident
Welcome to the Bulldog Beacon!
By BOB PALMER and AUSTIN FARMER JEFFERSON – When your Jefferson High School sophomore wants to use a computer, she doesn’t want to have to stand in line for her turn at the keyboard. Thanks to a recent technology surge at Jefferson ISD, students have computers waiting for them in all core classrooms. Buildings are… Read More Technology Surge Saves JISD Money, Boosts Education
By Ryan Andrews; Illustrated by Ryan Andrews Publication Date: June 11th, 2019 A Kirkus Review Two reluctant friends—and a talking bear—journey deep into the night in search of answers. The night of the annual Autumn Equinox Festival unfolds as the villagers cast hundreds of lanterns down the river in honor of a local folk legend.… Read More Book Review | “This Was Our Pact”
By Bob Palmer Some sequels just should not be made. You can argue that the original was such a classic that any attempt to redo that story would be blasphemy as in a remake of “Casablanca.” Others are best left in the vault of films with some commercial success, but little to offer modern audiences.… Read More MOVIE REVIEW | “Charlie’s Angels”
From Staff Reports Six people were convicted of crimes in Marion County District Court during October. Another person received an amended probation while another had his probation revoked. On Oct. 15, Johnithan Wayne Harris was found guilty of failure to comply with a sex offender’s duty to register for 10 years and received a one-year… Read More DISTRICT COURT ACTION | One Indicted for Indecency with a Child; Sex Offender Guilty of Not Registering
Updated: 12/6/19 at 7:44 p.m. Posted: 12/6/19 at 3:07 p.m. From Staff Reports JEFFERSON – Pct. 1 Constable David Capps has announced his bid for Marion County Sheriff in the March 3 Republican Primary. GOP Chair James Parsons said Jeff Greer has also filed for Pct. 2 Constable. Ed Baird has filed for Constable Pct… Read More Capps Files for Sheriff, Smoak for DA; Primary Deadline Nears