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Tallahatchie County Sheriff Jimmy Fly warns of unscrupulous actors who hope to capitalize on the public’s fears surrounding the coronavirus.
WEBB — It is clear from just a brief conversation with recently hired Webb Police Chief Tommy Boykin that he is a religious man.
WATER VALLEY — Local authorities are investigating multiple shootings that ended with the death of Charleston resident Barney Edward Frost Jr.
A man dons a mask while shopping at the SuperValu grocery store in Charleston on Saturday, March 28.
The unemployment rate in Tallahatchie County fell from 7.0% in January to 6.5% in February, according to a report released Tuesday by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.



Health Officials Release Major Updates, New Recommendations for COVID-19 in Mississippi

By SPECIAL TO THE SUN-SENTINEL,

JACKSON — Following Wednesday night’s announcement of the first reported coronavirus (COVID-19) case in the state, Mississippi State Health Officer Thomas Dobbs and Mississippi Emergency Management Association (MEMA) Executive Director Gregory S.











Mississippi Senate unanimously approves increase in death benefit for law enforcement officers, firefighters

By SPECIAL TO THE SUN-SENTINEL,

JACKSON — Beneficiaries of a law enforcement officer or firefighter killed in the line of duty would receive a $200,000 payment under a bill unanimously approved by the Mississippi Senate yesterday.


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