Grand Jury Returns Indictments For Murder, Peeping Tom, Assault of a Peace Officer

By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor JEFFERSON – The Marion County Grand Jury returned murder indictments in April against both Gary Wayne Craver and Jennie Lynn Paredes in the Dec. 23 shooting death of Charles Hickman in Holiday Harbor. The Grand Jury also indicted Richard Eugene King, Jr., on a charge of assault of a… Read More Grand Jury Returns Indictments For Murder, Peeping Tom, Assault of a Peace Officer

What Scares You More: COVID-19 or Economy? Jimp Readers Sound Off in Survey on New Normal

By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor JEFFERSON – Although Texas Gov. Greg Abbott allowed gyms and bars to reopen this week, Jimplecute readers, responding to an unscientific survey, said they aren’t rushing to embrace the new normal. More than 60 percent of those answering the survey said they still stay at home for the most… Read More What Scares You More: COVID-19 or Economy? Jimp Readers Sound Off in Survey on New Normal

Book Review | “Summer of ’69”

Nantucket, not Woodstock, is the main attraction in Hilderbrand’s (Winter in Paradise, 2018, etc.) bittersweet nostalgia piece about the summer of 1969. As is typical with Hilderbrand’s fiction, several members of a family have their say. Here, that family is the “stitched together” Foley-Levin clan, ruled over by the appropriately named matriarch, Exalta, aka Nonny,… Read More Book Review | “Summer of ’69”

Bulldog Beacon | Jefferson High School Announces Top Ten Percent Graduates

From Staff Reports Jefferson High School recently announced their Superlative Graduates for the Class of 2020.  The Superlative Graduates represent the top ten percent of graduates based on grade points earned during their high school career. The Bulldog Beacon staff compiled each graduate’s high school achievements and plans for college. Valedictorian James Roraback is the… Read More Bulldog Beacon | Jefferson High School Announces Top Ten Percent Graduates