Tuesday Apr 15
Bones found in Miss. not from missing man
WALLS, Miss. -- Bones discovered in the Walls, Miss., over the weekend have been identified as those of a deer.
Nonprofit health clinic closing in Southaven
The Commercial Appeal reports the clinic, which offered medical services to the working poor and uninsured on a sliding scale based on income, was one of the first of its kind in Northwest Mississippi.
The Jackson Sun
Do bones found in Mississippi come from missing Memphis man or from an animal?
A daylong search for a man missing nearly a year turned up bones, but investigators don't know whether they're human or animal - let alone those of James Irby Jr. Master Sgt.
DeSoto will take Good Friday as a holiday
DeSoto County supervisors have decided to designate Good Friday - April 18 - as a holiday for county workers instead of the state's observance of Confederate Memorial Day on April 28. The Commercial Appeal reported Mississippi recognizes 10 holidays, with Confederate Memorial Day one of several that can be swapped for a local holiday.
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Bones offer glimmer of hope in search for missing Memphis man
Mark Weber/The Commercial Appeal April 12, 2014 - Family and volunteers, along with local law enforcement, search for James Irby Jr., the Memphis man who disappeared after running from police during a May 4, 2013, traffic stop in Walls, Miss.
5 arrested in DeSoto beating, shooting
Five men have been arrested in connection with the beating and shooting of a man in the Walls area of DeSoto County.
Lawsuit against former Alcorn Central principal settled
The lawsuit filed by two Alcorn County teachers against former Alcorn Central Middle School principal Dan Burcham has been dismissed in U.S. District Court.