Man arrested in Orange Grove for possession of child pornography

4 December 2019, 9:17 am

Texas. According to authorities, 33-year-old Cameron Michael Pittman was arrested on charges of possession of child pornography. Pittman is currently being held in the Jim Wells County Jail on a ...... Read More »

4-H archery and rifle projects receive grant from JWC Sheriff

27 November 2019, 11:49 pm

All 4-H archery and rifle coaches must be certified through the Texas 4-H Rifle and Archery program. Archery coaches are Sarita and Cullen Wright, Eddie and Annie Tijerina, and Barbie Wymore. Rifle ...... Read More »

Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office Auction this Saturday

4 November 2019, 1:37 pm

ALICE, Texas — You can find some interesting things at a sheriff's auction. The Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office Auction is this Saturday, Nov. 11. It all goes down at 2310 Old Kingsville Rd, Alice, ...... Read More »

JWC Top 10 for October

2 October 2019, 11:17 pm

The Jim Wells County Sheriff's Department has released the Top 10 Most ... contact Crime Stoppers of South Texas at 664-STOP (7867). If it leads to an arrest or indictment of any wanted person, it may ...... Read More »

Jim Wells County official arrested for indecent exposure in San Antonio park restroom

28 August 2019, 10:44 am

SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio police arrested a man from Alice, Texas, last Tuesday, Aug. 20, after a park ranger caught him exposing and fondling himself in a park restroom. The man, identified as Rene ...... Read More »

Texas weather swings from extreme to extreme

24 August 2019, 5:15 pm

COLLEGE STATION — Weather went from extremely wet to extremely hot and dry across most of Texas, according to the Texas State ... Cotton harvest continued in Jim Wells County with fair to average ...... Read More »

Voter fraud alleged in Jim Wells County

26 July 2019, 4:30 pm

Jim Wells has a long history of election skullduggery ... In the 60 years since, there have been repeated accusations of voter fraud in the rural South Texas county, ranging from fraudulent ballots to ...... Read More »

Jim Wells Co. now eligible for Disaster Unemployment Assistance

3 August 2018, 4:50 am

AUSTIN –The Texas Workforce Commission is accepting applications for Disaster Unemployment Assistance in Jim Wells County as a result of severe weather ... Lamar, Austin, TX, 78778-0001, or fax it to ...... Read More »

17 Shih Tzu puppies rescued from puppy mill in Ben Bolt, Texas

19 August 2017, 4:51 pm

A total of 17 Shih Tzu puppies were rescued by the Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office Friday from a puppy mill in Ben Bolt, Texas, with the help of a rescue group called Jim Wells County Pets of Life.... Read More »

Today in Texas History: Anti-suffragist says women voting tied to “socialism, anarchy and Mormonism”

20 August 2010, 6:00 pm

Wells’ efforts were unsuccessful. On June 28, 1919, Texas ratified the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. In case you’re wondering: Yes, Jim Wells County in South Texas is named after ...... Read More »

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