Chief Justice Mike Randolph has appointed Circuit Judge Smith Murphey V of Batesville as an alternate member of the Commission on Judicial Performance.
TUTWILER — More than 600 additional maximum security prisoners are being transferred from the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman to the Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility (TCCF) here.
JACKSON – The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) Radon Program is partnering with the Mississippi Public Library System to offer free radon home test kits to Mississippi residents.
WATER VALLEY — Northwest Mississippi Community College is celebrating the recent groundbreaking for a sprawling new home for Water Valley’s nonprofit Base Camp Coding Academy (BCCA), which will also provide space to be used by the college.
UPDATE: MISSING TEEN LOCATED, SAFE
Tallahatchie County Sheriff Jimmy Fly reported at 6:11 p.m. Monday that 16-year-old Paitience Alexous "Lexi" Ford of Charleston had been found and “is safe.”
The unemployment rate in Tallahatchie County rose from 5.5% in November to 6.3% in December, the Mississippi Department of Employment Security reported.
Charleston Magnolia Garden Club’s junior garden club members, called “Sprouts,” are pictured during a Jan. 28 field trip to the Kengro Corporation facilities east of the city.
Are Charleston residents willing to pay 2% more for hamburgers, fried chicken and sweet tea to help finance youth recreation programs in the city?
That is the gist of a March 3 special election open to all registered voters in the municipality.
SUMNER — Raging winds all but tore off the roof of R.H. Bearden Elementary School about two weeks ago. The storms – at least seven tornadoes in all – ripped through 25 Mississippi counties on Jan. 11, leaving miles of damaged structures in its wake.