MLK Day Speaker Dreams of Jefferson ‘Moving Forward Together’

By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor JEFFERSON – Fittingly, the speaker at the Marion County Diversified Civic and Social Concerns Organization’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day banquet, Victor D. Walker, used a dream to illustrate the evening’s theme of how Jefferson could “Move Forward Together.” In his dream, Walker, a 1981 Jefferson High School… Read More MLK Day Speaker Dreams of Jefferson ‘Moving Forward Together’

Holiday Harbor Murder Suspect Arrested 800 Miles Away in Indiana Apartment Complex

Posted: Jan. 20, 2020 at 1:33 p.m. CST By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor LAFAYETTE, IND. – Police in the city of LaFayette, Ind., population 67,000, arrested Garry W. Craver, 22, of Marshall on a fugitive charge relating to the Dec. 23 murder of Charles Hickman in the Holiday Harbor neighborhood of Marion County. Craver… Read More Holiday Harbor Murder Suspect Arrested 800 Miles Away in Indiana Apartment Complex

JISD Board Amends Local Policies

By BOB PALMER Jimplecute News Editor JEFFERSON – Jefferson ISD trustees amended two local policies during their brief January meeting. The FM Local Policy governs student absences due to school-related activities, specifying the absence should be connected to a UIL event. “We do not make a distinction regarding school-related absences associated… (a subscription to the… Read More JISD Board Amends Local Policies