Wednesday Feb 19
The Bolivar Commercial
First responders praised for service during storm
Sheriff Kelvin Williams told the Bolivar County Board of Supervisors last week's weather conditions were terrible but he is grateful to have had such a great team of individuals working with him.
Four arrested, contraband seized at Parchman
A Cherokee Jeep stuck in the mud at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman has led to the arrests of four people and the seizure of six bags filled with contraband items, including 64 pounds of tobacco, 11.4 ounces of marijuana and multiple cell phones.
Chemical shortages have some states rethinking executions
Are we headed back to firing squads in Wyoming or Missouri? Will Virginia bring back the electric chair? The gallows still operate in three states -- Delaware, New Hampshire and Washington.
5 questions with Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps
Q: Are there misconceptions you think people have about prisons in Mississippi? A: Yes.