OXFORD – The former sheriff of Tallahatchie County was sentenced to six years in federal prison on Thursday for agreeing to allow robbery of a drug dealer and drug distribution in Tallahatchie...
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A Charleston woman on Tuesday became the lone latest person to file qualifying papers to seek local office in this year’s elections in Tallahatchie County.
Zipora Hudson, 42, of 61 Oak Grove Road, is running as a Democratic candidate for District 1 supervisor.
Charleston’s 12th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade and memorial program will be held Monday.
The events, which coincide with the national observance of the civil rights leader’s birth, are sponsored each year by a local committee.
After 27 people filed to seek local elected office within the first five days of the two-month-long qualifying period a week ago, only two more added their names to the roster of political hopefuls this week and one person withdrew her name from consideration.
The Charleston Police Department's present uniform patch, worn on the left shoulder of officers' shirts (the U.S. flag is on the right), is pictured at left. A new patch, designed by Charleston schoolteacher Kaylan Herron, is pictured at right.
Charleston Police Chief Justin Gammage said it was only fitting that Charleston schoolteacher Kaylan Herron should receive the very first newly designed shoulder patch that his officers will be wearing on their uniforms.
After all, she designed it.
JACKSON — Flu activity is increasing in Mississippi and nationwide, according to Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) officials.
On behalf of the David Harshman Education Foundation, West Tallahatchie Habitat for Humanity (WTHFH) recently presented the children of two of its homeowners with a $1,000 scholarship each to help defray the cost of their college education.
The 2019 political season opened with a flurry of activity in Tallahatchie County as 27 candidates for local political office — 14 of them incumbents — filed qualifying papers and paid fees during the first five days of the qualifying period.