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(AP) - A San Francisco-based renewable energy company wants Mississippi regulators to approve a $1.4 billion power transmission line that would carry electricity from wind generated in Texas to the Southeast.
SIMPSON COUNTY, Miss. - A Mississippi man discovered an alligator while doing yardwork at his home. WAPT-TV reports a Simpson County resident was raking up a flower bed when he found an 8-foot-7-inch alligator staring at him. Dr. Chip Holbrook ...
The warning currently affects the Illinois counties of Alexander and Pulaski; Kentucky counties of Ballard, Carlisle, Hickman and Fulton; and Mississippi county in southeast Missouri. Due to abundant rainfall over the past several days across portions ...
The Mississippi Supreme Court says Hinds County Circuit Judge Jeff Weill was right last year to hold an assistant county public defender in criminal contempt for arguing with him after Weill had made his decision and told the public defender to sit down.
Franklin County high school softball struck first, but it wasn't enough as St. Patrick beat FCHS 10-1 to claim a 2-0 series sweep in the second round of the MHSAA Class 3A fast-pitch playoffs.
Wayne County Sheriff Jody Ashley said he knew his men could be going into a dangerous situation as they suited up to try to catch the suspect in a 1976 Texas cold case.
This event, free and open to the public, will mark the exciting conclusion of work that began many months ago by a team of volunteers including a professional cataloger from the Huntington Library in California and the East Mississippi Community ...
The boy sheriff of Mississippi county had made some big promises. Sheriff Cory Hutcheson told voters during the 2016 campaign he would wage war on rural drug dealers in their stretch of the Missouri Bootheel.
BRADENTON, Fla. - For a decade, a four-lane highway built by a Mississippi economic development district failed to entice new development.
Mississippi county, MO (KFVS) -. Three Mississippi county residents are facing felony charges following an investigation into an assault that took place in rural Mississippi county. According to Mississippi county Chief Deputy Branden Caid, the ...
Foster care in North Mississippi will likely face some changes as the non-profit organization Court Appointed Special Advocates makes its way to Lafayette County. CASA is a volunteer organization that helps foster children find homes. The program ...
The theme is "Wesson Founders' Day - A Celebration of State, County and Town History" and is underwritten in part by a grant from the Mississippi Humanities Council. Mississippi is celebrating its bicentennial, and Wesson is celebrating 153 years of ...
MADISON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) - Mississippi highway patrol is investigating an accident in Madison County involving an 18-wheeler.
Hutcheson, appearing before Cape Girardeau County Associate Circuit Judge Gary Kamp with his lawyer, N. Scott Rosenblum, entered pleas of not guilty to 18 charges that include second-degree assault, first-degree robbery, making a false declaration, ...
Christopher Williams was working at Haul Products in Cullman when he escaped, according to the Cullman County Sheriff's Office.
The sheriff's office says the remains were found in a wooded area on County Road 510 and that no charges have been filed.
She's a charter member of the Mississippi Craftsmen's Guild and, in 2010, was the recipient of a Mississippi Governor's Award for Excellence in the arts. She's no stranger to recognition, but still, when "Handcrafted America" host Jill Wagner, show ...
The DeSoto County Sheriff's Department says two men are now charged after a chase involving a stolen vehicle Wednesday night in Marshall County.
The search of a Mississippi county home Wednesday netted meth, pills, a 12-gauge shotgun, and the arrest of a man on multiple felonies, Mississippi county Sheriff Dale Cook said Thursday. Michael Tarver of Manila was arrested around 9:30 a.m. ...
Repairs are beginning on roads that floodwaters from the Mississippi washed out last week in Alexander County. The quick fixes crews are creating on roadways are connecting farmers to their fields once again, so they can start planting crops.
Natchez high school's doubleheader against Stone County Thursday night marked the end of the Lady Bulldog's 2017 season, but it wasn't the end of coach Bonita Hamilton's hope for the future.
Board President Mike Lazarus said the county would be installing a new metal roof, which would also remove the building's skylights, which leaked.
The Mississippi county Sheriff's Office has discussed hopes to create a new drug control fund account. According to Sheriff Dale Cook, the new drug control fund will benefit not only the local drug task force, but the district drug task force as well ...
LUCEDALE, Miss. (AP) - Two men have been arrested in a fatal shooting in George County. the sun Herald reports (http://bit.
Mississippi county, MO (KFVS) -. Mississippi county Sheriff Cory Hutcheson was in court on Thursday, April 20 to answer to criminal charges in two cases.
So far, 10 cases have been reported in Oktibbeha County since the week ending on Oct. 8 the second most in any Mississippi county. Nine cases have been reported in Lowndes County and none in Clay County. The county with the most cases is Lincoln at ...
The auctions have raised millions of dollars for Mississippi schools and Municipalities, and he said, "Every dollar that I collect goes to the city and the county." Before the online auctions, Hosemann said, paper bids were taken and that delayed the ...
Hitt told the board that there was no matching grant required, meaning the county would not have to put up any money in order to gain the funds.
COLUMBUS, Miss. (AP) - Officials in north Mississippi are investigating why several emergency dispatchers skipped work last week.
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CLARKE CO., Miss. (WTOK) - A 9-year-old girl was killed in a head on collision in Clarke County Sunday. Sergeant Andy West with the Mississippi highway patrol says Zyon Slater was killed in the crash. It happened on Highway 18 near County Road 115 in ...
But Mock said getting the word out among all ages, and enforcing the county's animal ordinance, has helped reduce the number of reported bites in DeSoto County even though it's one of the state's more populous counties. The county received 38 bites ...
Peter Whitham was recognized for his work with the Mississippi music Foundation in DeSoto County, an organization which seeks to preserve Indigenous forms of music from across the state.
JACKSON, Miss. (Legal Newsline) - A Georgia man suing a Missouri-based railroad for a work-related injury has been granted legal right to pursue the case in his home county after the Mississippi Supreme Court ruled that preserving plain language, ...
A Fayette man is in custody, accused of driving the vehicle that struck a pedestrian in Jefferson County on Saturday morning.
Randy Bevill, 58, died Friday, April 14, 2017, at 2:10 p.m. at Bolivar County Medical Center, where he was transported from the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman's hospital for treatment. Bevill, #25816, was tried and sentenced twice for the ...
The Adams County Sheriff's Office dispatchers moved to the new office beneath the Adams County Jail at State and Wall streets this past week, Adams County Emergency Management Director Robert Bradford said. Bradford said Natchez police Department ...
Landowner Appeals landfill Denial by Amite County Officials. A southwest Mississippi landowner is appealing an Amite County decision denying him permission to build a landfill. | April 15, 2017, at 10:34 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google + ...
PURVIS, Miss. (AP) - A Forrest County deputy is in custody for allegedly sending explicit content to a minor.
Mississippi county Sheriff Cory Hutcheson announced his intent to plead not guilty to charges including robbery, forgery and assault, according to a statement issued by his attorney.
Franklin County raced out to a 13-1 advantage after three innings and never looked back as it beat Wesson 13-7 and celebrated the win with a team dogpile.
The search is going on in the Wade area near Hwy. 63 and Goff Rd. (Photo source: WLOX). JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -. A manhunt is underway right now in Jackson County. We're told deputies are looking for 31-year-old Brandon Parnell. Officials tell ...
The attorney for Mississippi county, Missouri, Sheriff Cory Hutcheson released a statement Tuesday saying Hutcheson will plead not guilty.
Even in the wake of the civil rights victories of the 1960s, including representation of Blacks in county and state-level politics, the film's setting of Holmes County remains one of the poorest counties in the United States, with more than half of ...
The Mississippi highway patrol is still investigating the crash, which happened at about 1 a.m. on US Highway 72 west of Walnut.
The story began 50 years ago this month - how Mississippi, the governor, Jackson County and its Port Authority worked together to attract a new, modern shipyard to the West Bank of the Pascagoula River.
A Missouri sheriff is back on the job despite being arrested last Wednesday on 18 counts after he handcuffed an elderly woman with so much force she suffered a heart attack.
Stillwater, MN - On Saturday, the Washington County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a body located in the Mississippi River near Grey Cloud Island.
The Mississippi River is set to crest on Tuesday and one flood gate is already closed in Cape. But across the river in Alexander County, even minor flooding is a major concern, after their levee broke in last year's severe floods. The corps of ...





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