Tuesday Apr 8
Freeman named Lee County Schools' Parent of Year
The mother of a Shannon High School student was honored on Tuesday night as the Lee County School District's Parent of the Year.
Paul Hampton: Guntown doesn't get much notice, much less national press
AMarine from Guntown was slain by another Marine in Quantico, Va., last year, a shooting that got a mention recently because of the shootings at Fort Hood.
The Mississippi Press
State Republican leader questions Chris McDaniel's connection to festival with 'white pride' vendor
This photo taken Feb. 25, 2014 shows Mississippe State Sen. Chris McDaniel, R-Ellisville,walks around the Senate chambers at the Capitol in Jackson.
McDaniel misses Tupelo town hall meeting
A crowd of about 70 people came to the Lee County Library on Tuesday night for Chris McDaniel's town hall meeting.
Phelps gets 40 months, owes $5.1 million in tobacco scheme
Calvin Phelps was sentenced to 40 months in prison and $5.1 million in restitution payments Monday, nearly two years after pleading guilty to his involvement in a multi-state scheme to avoid taxes and fees on tobacco sales.