Lee County Newswire (Page 6)

Lee County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lee County, MS. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 246 in Lee County, MS

  1. CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Newms360.com

    A Lee County man who prompted police pursuits in 2014 and 2016 died in a prison hospital last weekend, three months after pleading guilty to four felonies. John Wesley Newell, 54, formerly of Mooreville, died Sunday, May 21 at the Mississippi State Penitentiary hospital in Parchman, according to Mississippi Department of Corrections communications director Grace Fisher.

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  2. Crime 33 mins ago 7:56 a.m.Former Buc Derrick Wells charged with grand theftRead the original story

    May 26, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... arrested on third-degree felony grand theft charges. Wells allegedly took $5,000 out of a wallet he found at the Lee County Justice Center on March 10, according to court documents. He was arrested on a warrant in Hillsborough County and transported ...

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    May 25, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... complete camp list. a Antone Tannehill Good Samaritan Free Clinic is open to working or temporarily unemployed Lee County residents who meet income guidelines and are not eligible for government programs. Clinics are offered Tuesday and Thursday ...

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  4. Crime Reports: Thursday May 25Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Wednesday at 11 a.m. Christopher Barnett, 36, of St. Pete Beach, Florida, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, possession of methamphetamine. Justin Gibson, 34, of Saltillo, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office and is being held for circuit court.

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  5. Council hears animal shelter outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    ... tag of around $1.7 million. The city of Tupelo has agreed to contribute $500,000 toward construction costs and Lee County will provide $200,000. Quimby was joined by project manager Tim Prewitt, who reported that building plans are before the city's ... 3 comments

  6. Crime Reports: Wednesday, May 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Newms360.com

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Tuesday at 11 a.m. Justin Gibson, 34, of Saltillo, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office and is being held for circuit court. The following reports were filed Saturday through Monday by the Lee County Sheriff's Office and the Tupelo Police Department.

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  7. No federal prosecution of officer, no strong reaction locallyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... out of view, there's broad agreement that the task at hand is one of incremental community building. Hull and Lee County NAACP President the Rev. Chris Traylor, men who somewhat differed in the tactics they took last summer, both pointed to a series ... 10 comments

  8. TVA customers expected to see savings in June statements from fuel cost decreaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Newms360.com

    ... that distribute TVA power in Mississippi. These local utilities are located in 36 Mississippi counties, including Lee County, and serve more than 341,000 households and over 83,700 commercial and industrial customers. The service area in Mississippi ... 32 comments

  9. Shannon woman murdered, information soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Newms360.com

    Molly Gladney, 66, of 1010 County Road 54, Shannon, was last seen at a family gathering Saturday night, according to Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson. Her body was discovered by a deputy around 6 p.m. Sunday.

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  10. Shannon man admits to killing motherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Newms360.com

    Saying he was ready to "man up," a Shannon man admitted he killed his mother in open court Thursday afternoon. Antonio Gladney, 35, was appearing in Lee County Justice Court to have bond set on the charges of murder and possession of a firearm by a felon.

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  11. Two killed in Highway 45 wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green identified the victims as Martha Smith, 75, of Tupelo, and Donald Watson, 62, of Guntown. The collision occurred around 7:40 a.m. on Highway 45, less than a mile north of the Barnes Crossing exit. 1 comment

  12. Crime Reports: Thursday, May 18, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | New Albany Gazette

    The following people were booked into the Lee County-Tupelo Adult Jail in connection with felony charges ending Wednesday at 11 a.m. A County Road 1253 Saltillo woman believes someone has been stealing her mail because she is not getting as much as she used to get. She added that someone moved the flag marking the sewer line and wrote "OK" in blue paint.

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  13. Crime Reports: Wednesday, May 17, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 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. Kristy Adair-Hamby, 40, of Blue Mountain, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, felony shoplifting, speeding, no proof of insurance, driving with a suspended license. Marvin Parker, 52, of Tupelo, was arrested by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, possession of methamphetamine, possession of cocaine, violation of probation.

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  14. Endangered/Missing Child Alert issued for Nettleton 12-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... He was last seen Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. at Nettleton Junior High School wearing a green shirt and dark pants. The Lee County Sheriff's Department says Bailey left Nettleton school on foot, however, he lives in Monroe County, and deputies have notified ...

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  15. Mississippi middle school student missing, possibly in dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    He was last seen Tuesday at 9 a.m. at Nettleton Junior High School wearing a green shirt and dark pants. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Gavin Bailey should contact the Lee County Sheriff's Department at 662-841-9040.

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  16. Lee County Sheriff's Dept. Searching for missing 12-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Gavin Bailey was last seen leaving class at Nettleton School around 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, according to the department. The Lee County Sheriff's Department is searching for a missing 12-year-old.

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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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    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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