Police: Man confessed to killing woman who vanished in 2001April 25, 2022 GMT
BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama say a South Carolina truck driver has confessed to killing a woman who disappeared 21 years ago and to hiding her body in a suitcase.
Police in Bessemer, Alabama told news outlets that South Carolina native Brian Jones traveled back to Alabama last month and admitted to killing 41-year-old Janet Luxford in 2001.
New maps, new building, new bills greet California lawmakersJanuary 4, 2022 GMT
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California lawmakers returned to the state Capitol on Monday to begin an eight-month session in an election year, shaded by uncertainty but buoyed by a second consecutive year of massive budget surpluses.
Jones to return to Amory School District as superintendentDecember 5, 2021 GMT
AMORY, Miss. (AP) — A former Amory School District administrator is returning to lead the northeastern Mississippi-based district.
Brian Jones will replace Ken Byars who resigned in September to pursue educational consulting in the private sector.
Farmers and John Deere suppliers worry about strike’s impactOctober 17, 2021 GMT
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Farmers and Deere & Co. suppliers are worried about what the strike at the tractor maker's factories will mean for their livelihoods.
Family farm swaps cows for goats amid changed dairy industryJuly 20, 2021 GMT
HYDE PARK, Vt. (AP) — Grappling with a changed industry, two brothers operating their family's dairy farm in Vermont have made the drastic decision to give up hundreds of cows for goats.
The Jones family, which had raised cows for 150 years at Joneslan Farm, houses about 1,000 goats in their barn that remains adorned with painted cut-outs of dairy cattle.
The Happy Donut named one of Oregon’s best donut shopsDecember 7, 2017 GMT
The Happy Donut in Myrtle Creek was named one of Oregon’s best donut shops in the 2018 100 Best Fan-Favorite Destinations in Oregon list.
The shop, at 860 South Old Pacific Highway, will be listed on a map of all the destinations, which were chosen based on their positive reviews.