ETBU Senior Drew Frazier Directs ‘The Glass Menagerie’

The East Texas Baptist University Theatre Arts Department began its 2018-2019 production season with the performance of Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie on Thursday, October 4 through Sunday, October 7. Directed by ETBU senior Theatre Design and Tech major Drew Frazier, the autobiographical play explored the dysfunctional dynamic of the Wingfield Family. “The Glass Menagerie parallels… Read More ETBU Senior Drew Frazier Directs ‘The Glass Menagerie’

Jimplecute Tests Brookshire’s New Instacart Home Delivery Service

You have three items going on the stove and discover you are out of paprika. Chicken paprikash must have paprika, but you can’t leave everything to run to the store. So, you whip out your smartphone. Touch the Brookshire’s “Instacart” app and paprika is on the way to your house. Brookshire Grocery Co. has introduced… Read More Jimplecute Tests Brookshire’s New Instacart Home Delivery Service

Caren Easterling Among 6 Outstanding Alumni Honorees at Texas A&M College of Architecture

Caren Cooner Easterling, one of six former  students from the Texas A&M College of Architecture who have distinguished themselves as leaders and humanitarians in their respective fields, will be honored as an outstanding alumna of the college at a Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018 banquet at The George, 180 Century Court, in College Station, Texas. Easterling… Read More Caren Easterling Among 6 Outstanding Alumni Honorees at Texas A&M College of Architecture

Democrats, get mad about Kavanaugh. Then get even.

By EUGENE ROBINSON Pay attention, Democrats. Watch what Republicans are doing. You’ll see what raw power looks like — and understand why winning in November is so vital for the nation’s future. President Trump, aware that the country is passionately divided on many critical issues, could have nominated a moderate jurist to replace now retired… Read More Democrats, get mad about Kavanaugh. Then get even.

Jimplecute Celebrates 170 Years of Serving Jefferson, Marion County

By BOB PALMER, Jimplecute Editor Two events, today, recognize the 170th birthday of the Jefferson Jimplecute. First, breakfast and donuts will be available at the Jimplecute office, 120 North Vale Street, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. this morning. “We hope readers will drop by, enjoy a cup of coffee, and tell us what they… Read More Jimplecute Celebrates 170 Years of Serving Jefferson, Marion County

Today’s Front Page via the Newseum| October 11, 2018

  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. In addition to our Front Page stories, this week’s edition includes: Jimplecute Tests Brookshire’s New Instacart Home Delivery Service JJHS… Read More Today’s Front Page via the Newseum| October 11, 2018