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Robert Brownlee exits a courtroom at the Jones County Justice Court building following a bond hearing.

Bond has been set at $75,000 for Jones County resident Robert Brownlee in connection with a sexual battery case.

Members of the 2017 class of Leadership Jones County (LJC) include, from left to right, standing, Jordan Graves - Community Bank (Ellisville), Weston Wallace - Community Bank (Laurel), Ryan Griffin - Buckley Newspapers Inc.

“Moon Over Tetons” by Clyde Butcher

The Lauren Rogers Museum of Art in historic downtown Laurel continues to present America the Beautiful: The Monumental Landscapes of Clyde Butcher on display through Sept. 4.

Photo/James Pugh

West Jones quarterback Peyton Brown will miss the rest of his junior season with an ACL tear Brown told the Chronicle Tuesday afternoon

Photo/James Pugh

West Jones ushered in the 2016 season on a better note than it did a year ago. The Mustangs' 28-6 win over the defending 3A state champs Collins did come at a cost though.

A local man was arrested by Laurel police on Thursday in connection with a car chase that occurred earlier this month.

Photo/James Pugh
Photo/James Pugh


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