Lee County Newswire (Page 4)

Lee County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lee County, MS. (Page 4)

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  1. Former associate pastor sentenced in sexual battery caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    He was arrested in September 2016 after the juvenile stated to her mother that Porter had inappropriate relations with her. The Lee County Sheriff's Department is searching for a missing 12-year-old.

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  2. Delinquent tax land sale will go online next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Panolian

    ... Lee and Madison Counties were the only two using GovEase in the most recent tax sale. Garner said he observed Lee County who went to the online sale and said "They were happy with it." As reported in the Madison County Journal, GovEase CEO Trey ...

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  3. Crime reports: Saturday, May 13, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Newms360.com

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Friday at 11 a.m. Derrick Brown, 31, of Guntown, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, possession of methamphetamine, driving with a suspended license, no proof of insurance, no seat belt, improper equipment. Terry Woods, 44, of Iuka, was arrested by the Tupelo Police Department, possession of 15 or more retail slips with intent.

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  4. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... register. Antone Tannehill Good Samaritan Free Clinic provides health care to working or temporarily unemployed Lee County residents who cannot afford insurance but are not eligible for government programs. Medications are provided through the ...

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  5. Shannon shooter held on $1 million bondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    A Tupelo man, accused of shooting a man in the face with an assault rifle, is being held in the Lee County Jail on a $1 million bond. William A. Montgomery, 22, of 1611 Wilson Street, Tupelo, is currently charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. 1 comment

  6. Crime reports: Wednesday, May 10, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Tuesday at 11 a.m. Chris Simmons, 45, of Shannon, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, two counts of aggravated domestic violence, two counts of kidnapping, hindering prosecution. Sharleen Halbert, 40, of Tupelo, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, four counts of credit card fraud.

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  7. Suspect charged in Sunday Shannon shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    A Lee County man turned himself in to the Shannon Police Department Tuesday afternoon in connection with a Sunday shooting that left a man in critical condition. William Montgomery, 22, of Shannon, was booked into the Lee County Jail on the charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

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  8. Police Reports May 10Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Tuesday at 11 a.m. Chris Simmons, 45, of Shannon, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, two counts of aggravated domestic violence, two counts of kidnapping, hindering prosecution. Sharleen Halbert, 40, of Tupelo, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, four counts of credit card fraud.

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  9. Resource Fair-turned cookout raises awareness for disabled communityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... the annual Spring Cookout. The organization, which helps provide support to those affected by disabilities in Lee County and the surrounding areas, partnered with several health services in order to help bring the community together through ...

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  10. Crime reports: Tuesday, May 9, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Newms360.com

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Monday at 11 a.m. Gregory Westmoreland, 37, of Tupelo, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, possession of a firearm by a felon. A Nettleton man said he walked out of a convenience store when a male suspect walked up, pulled out a pistol and pointed it at the man's chest.

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  11. Crime Reports: April 25, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Newms360.com

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Monday at 11 a.m. a Romeo Sanders, 39, of Columbus, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, possession of a stolen firearm. a A Highway 6 Plantersville man left his house for work and found a strange car parked outside his home.

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  12. Crime Reports: April 27, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Newms360.com

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Wednesday at 11 a.m. a A County Road 1409 Mooreville man said someone stole a 16-foot utility trailer from his property over the weekend. a A County Road 821 Saltillo woman said she let a couple stay at her home for a few nights.

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  13. Volunteers needed to help spruce up NettletonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    ... lunch at noon. "We'll have grilled hamburgers and hot dogs, chips and water," Waddle said. "Lunch is provided by Lee County Fifth District Supervisor Billy Joe Holland and Monroe County District 5 Supervisor Hosea Bogan." Inmates from the Lee County ...

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  14. Sellout crowd sold on CDF's accomplishmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    ... annual meeting heard about another banner year under the belt. In the fiscal year ending April 30, Tupelo and Lee County notched $46.3 million in capital investment, $24.8 million in new payroll and 795 new jobs. Reviewing the past year, CDF ...

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  15. Cyclists ride to honor fallen officersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    ... Birthplace as she and fellow bicyclists take a tour on Thursday afternoon. The group of cyclists stopped in Lee County to honor fallen Tupelo police officer Sgt. Gale Stauffer, who was killed by a bank robber on Dec. 23, 2013. Tupelo Police ...

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  16. Election Day: Clerks reporting large voter turnout todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... morning to cast their ballots in this year's Presidential election. Buy at photos.djournal.com Voters at the Lee County Courthouse in Tupelo faced long lines during Tuesday's elections. Buy at photos.djournal.com Voters at the Lee County Courthouse ...

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  17. Shannon, Plantersville middle schools predict improved scores, ratingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Newms360.com

    As state testing approaches, administrators at two at-risk Lee County schools are hopeful their efforts to boost student performance on the assessment will translate to "C" ratings or higher. Shannon Middle School and Plantersville Middle School were designated "at-risk" by the Mississippi Department of Education earlier this year.

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  18. Saltillo Primary parent named Lee County Parent of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Newms360.com

    Blair Guin smiles as she makes her way to accept this year's Lee County Schools Parent of the Year award on Tuesday. Blair Guin smiles as she makes her way to accept this year's Lee County Schools Parent of the Year award on Tuesday.

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  19. Traffic stop leads to large meth seizureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Newms360.com

    A routine traffic stop on Euclatubba Road Sunday afternoon ended with two felony drug arrests and the seizure of 80 grams of methamphetamine. Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said a deputy pulled over the vehicle driven by April Rodgers for a traffic violation and later learned she had an outstanding arrest warrant.

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  20. Skeletal remains identified, man arrested for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Newms360.com

    A 22-year-old Guntown man was arrested Friday and charged with the murder of a woman whose skeletal remains were found in rural Lee County two weeks ago. Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said law enforcement had a good idea of the victim's identity and they had been watching David Wayne Fisher III, 23, of 133 County Road 1303, Guntown.

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