Sunday Aug 17
Alcorn gets grants to hire school nurses
The Daily Corinthian reports the state-funded grants will pay the salary, fringe benefits and other expenses for the new nurses over a period of five years.
Alcorn suspects jailed on drug charges
Two suspects arrested Tuesday and charged with felony drug possession remain in Alcorn County Jail on $5,000 bond each.
4 arrested in Prentiss courthouse break-in
Investigators identify the suspects as 64-year-old Gerald Guynes of Rienzi, 51-year-old Steve Gumm of Tremont, 50-year-old Donna Way of Baldwyn and 47-year-old Joseph Moore of Shannon.
Rienzi man killed in shooting
Alcorn County Sheriff's Department investigator Reggie Anderson tells The Daily Corinthian 35-year-old Bobby Thompson was arrested Wednesday on a murder charge.
Huguley gets 40 years for murder
Huguley, 24, of Rienzi, also received 25 years for burglary. The sentences will be served concurrently, and he must do long-term drug and alcohol rehabilitation.