Apr 2, 2013
Mississippi bluesman, educator Johnnie Billington dies
Mississippi blues musician, singer and teacher Johnnie Billington of Lambert, a key figure in blues music education, died early Monday evening in the hospital in Clarksdale, a family friend said.
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Lessons from pre-k that work: Will state-funded classes move children ahead?
Jackie Mader/Special to The Commercial Appeal Bayli Barnes, 5, reads in a small group in a classroom at Quitman County Elementary.
Panola Jail Log 2/5/13
The following information was taken from the log book at the David M. Bryan Justice Complex.
Batesville Municipal Court 1/25/13
By Emily Williams Judge Bill McKenzie found a woman guilty of disorderly conduct-interfering with a business after she admitted to throwing a hair dryer at a store employee.
Man pleads guilty to being felon with gun
Court records show that a man has pleaded guilty in Mississippi to being a felon in possession of a gun.