Chickasaw County Newswire (Page 5)

Chickasaw County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chickasaw County, MS. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 91 of 99 in Chickasaw County, MS

  1. New sheriffs to take office in some countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 |

    ... who received 2,725 votes or 25 percent; and Billy Clyde Burns, who received 345 votes or 3 percent. In Chickasaw County, Democrat James D. "Jim" Meyers won with 4,018 votes or 75 percent. Myers, 55, has 32 years of law enforcement experience, the ...


  2. Jim Hood re-elected as attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... rom Ole Miss in 1988 and soon after, he served as a clerk with the Mississippi Supreme Court. He grew up in Chickasaw County and he is an avid outdoorsman and hunter.


  3. Hurst tries to make Hood's move home issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 |

    Incumbent Attorney General Jim Hood's decision to move back home to Chickasaw County and open an office in Houston continues to be a campaign issue during the final days before Tuesday's election. Republican challenger Mike Hurst, a former assistant U.S. attorney, recently accused the incumbent Democrat of "being physically absent from the attorney general's office.


  4. Prosecutors square off in race for Mississippi attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 |

    Mike Hurst, a Hickory native, who now resides in Madison, served as an assistant U.S. attorney from 2006 until 2015 when he announced his challenge to three-term incumbent Attorney General Jim Hood. Hood, a Chickasaw County native, served as district attorney in Northeast Mississippi before being elected to the statewide post of attorney general in 2003.


  5. Chickasaw County has $1.8 million in unpaid finesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 |

    To say some people in Chickasaw County need to pay their debt to society is a little bit of an understatement. The Chickasaw County Board of Supervisors were presented numbers from unpaid Justice Court fines and fees last week with more than $1.8 million currently due the county.


  6. Most county industrial structures full; county getting more building spaceRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2015 | New Albany Gazette

    ... plant," he said. The farm will be owned by Silicon Ranch of Nashville and will be similar to one built in Chickasaw County. It should be capable of producing two megawatts of power. When finished, the farm will probably have only one occasional ...


  7. Man shot in arm by teenage girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 |

    ... but she is being charged as an adult with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. She is currently in the Chickasaw County Jail under no bond. "There apparently was some kind of disturbance at McDonald's, and the girl had coffee poured on her," ...


  8. Chickasaw County supervisors juggle several positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 |

    Longtime County Coroner Andy Harmon tendered his resignation to the county and the board voted to delete the position of Department of Environmental Quality officer currently held by Lamon Griggs. In tendering his resignation, Harmon said he was applying for retirement after 29 years with the county as deputy and coroner and it would be effective Dec. 31. Harmon unsuccessfully ran for Sheriff this year and did not seek the post of Coroner.


  9. Houlka teacher charged touching child for lustful purposesRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Chickasaw County sheriff's deputies have arrested a teacher and charged him with the touching a child for lustful purposes.


  10. Houlka teacher faces probable cause hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 |

    A teacher with the Chickasaw County School District has had allegations of sexual misconduct with a student leveled at him and will now face a probable cause hearing to determine if there is enough evidence to charge him. Brodrick Hutchins with the Mississippi Bureau of Investigations has filed documents in Chickasaw County Circuit Court seeking the probable cause hearing after he conducted an initial investigation into sexual misconduct by Houlka Attendance Center teacher and coach Bradley McDonald.


  11. Work of a high school football coach never endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... 3, 2013, after his pickup collided into the rear of an 18-wheeler at Egypt Road and U.S. Highway 45A in Chickasaw County. After eating, Pickle said he might watch a little film while he is finishing the team's laundry, but the true film study for ...