Jackson Parish

Jackson Parish, Louisiana

PO Box 730
Jonesboro, LA 71251
Phone: (318) 259-2424
Fax: (318) 395-0386
www.jacksonparishpolicejury.org

In north-central LA, southwest of Monroe; organized Feb 27, 1845 from Claiborne, Ouachita, and Union parishes. Name Origin: For Andrew Jackson (1767-1845), seventh U.S. president

Area (sq mi):: 580.34 (land 569.75; water 10.59) Population per square mile: 26.60
Population 2005: 15,135 State rank: 54 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.70%; 1990-2000 -2.00% Population 2000: 15,397 (White 70.70%; Black or African American 27.90%; Hispanic or Latino 0.60%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 37.60
Income 2000: per capita $15,354; median household $28,352; Population below poverty level: 19.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,404-$24,577
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -2.50% Median travel time to work: 24.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 51.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Judith Tonner Performers at Jackson Parish Church were in perfect harmony as they raised almost PS3000 for the St Andrew's Hospice capital appeal.
The news signals the companys commitment to Jackson Parish, where it has an annual payroll of around $2 million and has operated since 192, officials said.
Disaster recovery centers will open Wednesday, April 13, in Jonesboro, Jackson Parish and Greensburg, St.
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Born in 1839 in Jackson Parish, Louisiana, Alice Alexander tells about a cruel overseer (manager) on the plantation where she grew up.
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The Joneboro Airport in Jackson Parish will obtain $140,000 to help fix up and reinforce its runway.
EXCO sold BG Group a 50% interest in its producing and nonproducing assets in a large area of mutual interest ("AMI") which encompasses most of EXCO's holdings in East Texas/North Louisiana, excluding the Vernon Field in Jackson Parish, Louisiana and the Redland Field in Bossier and Webster Parishes, Louisiana.
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Pursuant to a purchase and sale agreement ("PSA"), EXCO will sell BG Group a 50% interest in its producing and nonproducing assets in a large area of mutual interest ("AMI") which encompasses most of EXCO's holdings in East Texas/North Louisiana, excluding the Vernon Field in Jackson Parish, Louisiana, the Redland Field in Bossier and Webster Parishes, Louisiana and the Gladewater and Overton Fields in Gregg, Rusk and Smith Counties in East Texas.
In early 2008, EXCO management decided to convert its fleet of trucks in the EXCO-operated Vernon Natural Gas Field in Jackson Parish to utilize compressed natural gas rather than gasoline or diesel for truck fuel.

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