Jul 26, 2014
MDOT to extend Homochitto River bridge
The Mississippi Department of Transportation recently let a $5.2 million contract to T.L. Wallace Construction of Columbia to extend the bridge 618 feet to the north to outpace the crumbling banks.
Kenner teen booked with murder in Mississippi
Authorities in Centreville, Miss., arrested 16-year-old Roman Gaulden, from Kenner, and booked him with first-degree murder in the July 5 shooting death of Darrius Morris, 18. Arrested with Gaulden were Lakendrick Washington, 14, and Andrew Collins, 18, both of Centreville.