For the third time in four years, the Charleston High School Tigers represented North Mississippi in the Class 3A state championship football game last season.
Nearly two weeks after the opening of a qualifying period for prospective candidates for school board, there still were no qualifiers Tuesday for three seats up for grabs in this year’s Nov. 3 general election.
On Saturday, July 25, North Shady Grove Church of God sponsored a country bass fishing tournament to raise money for a youth camp. Participants fished at area ponds and lakes of their own choosing and then met back at the church for the weigh-in that afternoon.
SUMNER — The Sumner Work Center will continue to house state inmates, Sheriff William Brewer told the Tallahatchie County Board of Supervisors here Monday.
While members of the Tallahatchie County Democratic Executive Committee prepared to certify the outcome of last week’s Aug. 4 primaries, employees of the circuit clerk’s offices were ready to begin issuing absentee ballots for the Aug. 25 runoff.
The Charleston Police Department lost one of its own recently when K-9 officer Igor, a German shepherd who had been with the agency since August 2008, was found dead in his pen.
The official kickoff of the varsity football season for Tallahatchie County’s three high school programs is Friday, Aug. 21, but a couple of the squads will get a head start by participating in jamborees this week.
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