Jonestown

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Jonestown

in Guyana; scene of mass-murder and suicides. [Am. Hist.: Facts (1978), 889–892]
See: Suicide
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on Sunday, the Isabela police reported intercepting a van carrying five 'suspicious looking' passengers in Jones town, which is near Maddela.
21 issued by Isabela Governor Faustino Dy III to ensure peace and order in Jones town.
Domingo in Jones town, Isabela were isolated at six Saturday afternoon because two bridges connecting Dumawing and Sto.
5 KENWYNE JONES Town set up with three central defenders to try and combat KJ.
Mark Hudson v Kenwyne Jones Town skipper and ex-Cardiff player Hudson looked back to his best at Bournemouth, where he teamed up with Murray Wallace to snuff out the threat of Callum Wilson and help his side take a valuable point.
From the Jones Town district of the Jamaican capital Kingston, he comes to Northumbria University's Red's Bar next Thursday night, courtesy of Boss Sounds, with one of the UK's finest reggae crews, London outfit the Soothsayers.
It is these influences that have led to the band being likened to the Velvet Underground, Brian Jones Town Massacre, Gomez and, of course, the aforementioned Black Rebel.
In later life in the US he was employed as a clinical psychologist, commissioned by the US Government in 1978 to try and de-programme the survivors of the South American Jones Town Massacre.
The ambush occurred Tuesday afternoon in the village of Linomot in Jones town, 230 kilometers north of Manila, the military said, adding that two civilians were wounded.
Trench Town and nearby Jones Town, where the Prince earlier visited Yard shacks where families live together, are known for poverty and high crime rates.
But it was extras like an additional storey, subtle stone detail, and "dare-to-be different" ironwork relief and steps to first floors that set the judging panel enthusing about the Roland Jones town houses at Queensgate Mews in Easy Row, off Worcester city centre.
On August 25, Jones town administrator Noimi Guerrero, nephew of Mayor Sebastian, was shot dead in Barangay Uno.