Welcome to the Bulldog Beacon!
Funeral services for Mr. Edmond Ray Schellinger, 93, of Jefferson, Texas will be held at 2:00PM on Wednesday November 13, 2019 at the Capt. Wm. Perry Capel of Haggard Funeral Home with Doctor Jeff Taylor officiating. A time of visitation is scheduled from 10:00AM until noon at Haggard Funeral home prior to the funeral service. Edmond Ray… Read More Obituary | Edmond Ray Schellinger
By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor HARLETON – For Julie Wright, deciding on a career was easy. “I love food,” Wright said. She and her husband Bryan Wright tried the food truck scene for a few years before settling on a brick and mortar location for their Wright On Tacos. “We had a little truck,”… Read More Wright On Tacos Has the Right Stuff
By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor Two Sailors Drop Anchor at Jefferson Post Office Johnny and Jimmy both served in the U.S. Navy and now find themselves working side-by-side at the Jefferson Post Office. Johnny remembers the day 18 years ago, clearly. It was only a few days after the terror attack of September 11,… Read More Veteran’s Day 2019
Age Range: 8 – 12 From the “Alyssa Milano’s Hope” series, volume 1. Aspiring scientist Hope Roberts is starting her first day at JFK Middle School, where her advanced classes will separate her from her best friend, Sam Bowers, for the first time. Though the friends make a pact to keep close, different classes and… Read More Book Review | “Project Middle School”
It was 98 years ago when the first of four soldiers was laid to rest in the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery. I have watched the changing of the guard at Arlington. You should if you ever get the chance. If you are not affected, you should have your pulse checked.It is… Read More Known Only to God
Linda Hamilton returns as the ass-kicking Sarah Connor in Terminator: Dark Fate. A direct sequel to Terminator 2: Judgment Day, the film is pretty much a retread of that storyline. The plot is unoriginal and disappointing with an abrupt start. But slick visual effects coupled with monster action scenes deliver the eye-popping wow factor. Deadpool… Read More MOVIE REVIEW | Terminator: Dark Fate’s New Action Saves Warmed Over Plot
By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor Sheriff, Commissioner Offices Top Local Ballots Both Marion County political party chairmen say they have received light early interest from potential candidates for the March 3 primaries. A 30-day filing period begins Saturday, November 9 for candidates to formally declare they will seek office. “I’ve had some inquiries,” Republican… Read More Candidate Filing Period Begins Saturday for March 3 Party Primaries
By Austin Farmer JHS Campus Editor Friday was a spectacular night as the Dawgs went up against the Hooks Hornets and defeated them 49-7. As this game was the annual Senior Night, fans from all around watched as this year’s 22 seniors walked Jerry Bennet field for the last time. The Dawgs saw great plays… Read More Bulldog Beacon Sports | Dawgs Defeat the Undefeated
This week’s front page of the Jefferson Jimplecute is now available.