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Tallahatchie County Sheriff Jimmy Fly said Saturday morning that local officials had captured a man wanted in Quitman County on burglary and grand larceny charges.

A firefighter trains a water hose on a Buick Century sedan that burst into flames while being driven in the 300 block of West Main Street in Charleston Tuesday afternoon, Dec. 4.  The fire was reported at about 4 p.m.

WEBB — Marvin Pryor (above) has been named acting police chief for the town of Webb, Mayor Tracy Mims announced Friday afternoon (Nov. 30).

The Tallahatchie County Library System, which includes the headquarters library in Charleston and a branch library in Tutwiler, has set new operating hours, effective Dec. 3.

WEBB — A Minnesota man who was in Mississippi last week to attend his sister’s funeral and ended up getting shot during a family squabble is not pressing charges.

With the weather forecast Tuesday calling for a 100 percent chance of rain on Saturday, Dec. 8, the Charleston Christmas parade (which had been scheduled for 2 p.m. on that date) has been postponed one week.