Monday Mar 10
Boil Water Advisory Issued
Customers in the Townsend Water Association who live on Townsend Road, between DeKalb and Scooba, are under the advisory until further notice, The system recently had a loss of water pressure, prompting the alert.
Mississippi Public Service Commission getting a new leader
Katherine Collier has been appointed executive secretary of the Public Service Commission.
Kemper Suspect Bond Set
Bond has been set for a third suspect in an armed robbery in Kemper County. Charles Cross III was taken into custody last Thursday.
Kemper County Armed Robbery Arrests
Terrence Cross, age 27 from near Scooba, his cousin 19-year-old Charles Cross III from Preston, and 25-year-old Shamarious Brown from outside Scooba are charged with armed robbery.
Woman sentenced to 25 years in Miss. kidnapping
A woman has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison in the kidnapping of a girl from her elementary school in a family dispute over a piece of land and a portable storage shed.