Thursday Mar 13
Mississippi Business Journal
MEMA taps True North to develop hazard mitigation plan
JACKSON - The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has selected True North Emergency Management, LLC, to develop a regional Hazard Mitigation Plan for MEMA's District 3. The jurisdictions include the counties of Bolivar, Carroll, Holmes, Humphreys, Leflore, Montgomery, Sunflower, Washington and Attala.
Suspect runs roadblock, hits car; teen killed
A Sallis man was held at the Attala County Jail on multiple charges after he allegedly ran a routine Kosciusko Police Department roadblock Saturday afternoon and struck a car, leaving one of its four occupants dead at the scene.
Man held after chase ends in death of 16-year-old
Nickholas Jackson fled a police checkpoint Saturday afternoon, WLBT-TV reports and led officers on a chase through Kosciusko.
Man pleads guilty in Attala Co. slaying
An Attala County man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in a 2012 fatal shooting.