2023 Jones Trustee Candidate Bio’s

Hello Readers, Welcome to the third edition of the Trustee Candidate Bio's brought to you by The Jones Journal. We sent a survey of six questions to all seven Jones Trustee Candidates. Their responses are listed in alphabetical order.

Seven Candidates File for Three Trustee Seats

Three positions are open for the Jones Board of Trustees, with seven candidates running for office. Already campaign signs are filling yards and right of ways advertising names to the public. The election will be on Tuesday, April 4th, and with over a month to go, the campaigning is expected ramp up. Here is the … Continue reading Seven Candidates File for Three Trustee Seats

Jones Kids Shine Under the Big Lights

Under the bright lights of the Paycom Center, several Jones little league teams got their chance to shine. Walking in the footsteps of professional athletes, these pint-sized players made their first appearance on an NBA court. This is the stuff that dreams are made of, as a sea of green, gold, and navy colored fans … Continue reading Jones Kids Shine Under the Big Lights

Updated: Town of Jones Sued for Open Records Violations

**This article was updated on December 23, 2021 with information provided by the Town attorney. See below in the section titled "Update from Town Attorney." ** A lawsuit was filed on December 14, 2021 by Christopher K. Templeton against the Town of Jones for violating the Oklahoma Open Records Act. The Act is a series … Continue reading Updated: Town of Jones Sued for Open Records Violations

Miracle On Main Street: Children’s Choir to Perform Sunday

A group of kids gathered in the sanctuary at the First Baptist Church of Jones this morning. Excitement buzzes through the air as angels get fitted for wings, and the shepherds are gently reminded to not to hook their friends with their staff. These children, led by their wonderful choir director, Mrs. Gloria O'Dell, have … Continue reading Miracle On Main Street: Children’s Choir to Perform Sunday