Wednesday Apr 16
Three dead in Nettleton shooting
Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said four people were in a car leaving United Furniture on Main Street in Nettleton where some of them were previously engaged in an altercation.
Lawsuit against Monroe County claims police brutality
Plaintiff Joshua Brook Page, of Aberdeen, alleges that unnamed Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies tackled him to the ground, placed him in handcuffs and proceeded to mercilessly beat him while calling him an obscenity, according to the complaint.
Two escaped inmates back in jail
The inmates escaped from the Monroe County Detention Center on Sunday night at approximately 10:33.
Amory man booked on drug charge
Authorities in Monroe County say a 58-year-old Amory man was arrested this past week and booked with possession or morphine.
Smithville gets a new furniture manufacturer
Behold Home Inc., a motion furniture manufacturing startup, is locating its manufacturing operations in Smithville, Miss.
Investment in Miss. preschools can't wait
Ben Bernanke, past Federal Reserve chairman, is a strong supporter of high-quality early childhood programs for several reasons.
Four weekend arrests made in separate cases
Arrested Friday were Phil O'Neal Barker, 47, of Aberdeen, and Quinton Alex Johnson, 29, of Prairie.