This Week's Highlights
Ex-JCJC coach Jay Ladner named NJCAA DI Coach of the Year
by Shawn Wansley, JCJC Sports Info. Director
Apr 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Former Jones County Junior College men’s basketball coach Jay Ladner has been named the 2013-14 Spalding NJCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Coach of the Year. The award was announced Monday morning....
 
Fire destroys home in Jones County
An early morning fire destroyed a home near the Currie community, off Luther Hill Road, in Jones County, Monday, April 14. At 3:33 a.m. volunteer fire units from Glade, Powers, and M&M Volunteer Fi...
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Another round of flooding possible in Laurel/Jones County
Laurel and Jones County residents may see another round of flooding in the area this week. According to the Jones County Emergency Management Agency the National Weather Service in Jackson has issu...
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Local coach fighting the ultimate fight
There are a lot of stories that could be told about Luke “The Legend” Leggett – stories about his childhood and his love for baseball to stories about his 26 years of marriage to Nicki Leggett and ...
Apr 11, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bar-T Adventures Challenge Course & Zip Lines
“Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try,” is often repeated at the Bar-T Adventures Challenge Course & Zip Lines, located six miles east of Sandersville in the northeast corner of Jon...
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Amtrak CEO meets with local Mayors
Amtrak President and CEO Joe Boardman and other Amtrak officials met with Laurel Mayor Johnny Magee and Ellisville Mayor Tim Waldrup Thursday afternoon, April 3. Boardman’s stop in Laurel was one o...
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Mayor proclaims April 6-12, Junior Auxiliary Week
Surrounded by several members of the Junior Auxiliary of Laurel, City of Laurel Mayor Johnny Magee signed a proclamation Thursday morning, April 3, proclaiming April 6-12, Junior Auxiliary Week. Th...
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UPDATE: Jones County Flooding
The Tallahalla Creek is expected to crest at 20 feet by 1 a.m., Wednesday morning, April 9. “This event is comparable to the flooding experienced in Jones County during March of 2011,” said Marda T...
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