Lincoln County Newswire (Page 3)

Lincoln County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Lincoln County, MS. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 72 in Lincoln County, MS

  1. Cat advocates urged to help bring justice to cat killed in Brookhaven shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... identified and arrested. A candlelight vigil was held for Tilly at the Brookhaven Municipal Court House in Lincoln County, with 31 animal advocates showing up to honor her on the day her killer, Jody Cothron, was arraigned on a misdemeanor charge ...

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  2. Incumbents triumph in night of tight finishesRead the original story

    May 18, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    Election night in Lincoln County was full of suspense right up until the final announcement of unofficial results. In the end, however, three courthouse incumbents squeezed through to November after what appeared to be tight contests earlier in the evening.

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  3. 2 Lincoln County men handed indictmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    On January 30th 2015, Bell, who is from Brookhaven, was arrested in Pennsylvania for killing Aquarius Nelson who is also from Brookhaven.

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  4. Annual flag raising recalls victims of child abuseRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    Child welfare, health, and social work professionals joined courthouse officials and many others for the annual Lincoln County Children's Memorial Flag Day, Friday, April 29, 2016. The ceremony, at the front of the Lincoln County Courthouse, sees the raising of the memorial flag, the presentation of various awards and recognitions, and remarks from those involved in child protection and advocacy in Lincoln County.

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  5. Somerville Man Pleads Guilty to Sex CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Lincoln County News

    A Somerville man pleaded guilty to a single felony charge of sexual abuse of a minor at the Lincoln County Courthouse on Monday, April 25. Jeremy D. Hallowell, 37, was sentenced to three years in custody with all but six months suspended, plus two years of probation, for the class C crime, according to court documents. The prosecutor dismissed a second identical charge.

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  6. Somerville Man Pleads Guilty to Sex CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Lincoln County News

    A Somerville man pleaded guilty to a single felony charge of sexual abuse of a minor at the Lincoln County Courthouse on Monday, Feb. 25. Jeremy D. Hallowell, 37, was sentenced to three years in custody with all but six months suspended, plus two years of probation, for the class C crime, according to court documents. The prosecutor dismissed a second identical charge.

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  7. Old law library to close, books for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | North Platte Bulletin

    The law library was initially established in the early part of the 1900s by the Lincoln County Bar Association. It was updated through the joint efforts of the county bar association and the Lincoln County Commissioners.

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  8. Supreme Court hopeful Wooten visits Lincoln CountyRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    A candidate for the non partisan election to a single seat on the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals visited Lincoln County, Thursday, March 31. Bill Wooten, a Beckley attorney and former state lawmaker, met with a number of elected officials at the Lincoln County Courthouse. He was escorted at the courthouse by Lincoln County Democratic Committeeman Danny Clayton.

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  9. Wesson man arrested for possession of child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    According to the Attorney General's Office, Freeman was arrested late Thursday by investigators with the Cyber Crime Unit/Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force with assistance of the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department. A joint investigation uncovered that Freeman was in possession of three pieces of electronic media which contained child sexual exploitation videos.

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  10. One teen killed, another arrested in Lincoln CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Rushing said around 12:05 a.m. Sunday deputies were called to Highway 550 in Lincoln County, when they arrived they found a teen shot in the head. He's been identified as 17-year-old James Wesley Blazier of Brookhaven.

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  11. Hail storm hits parts of MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    BROOKHAVEN IT FORCED 16 WAPT'S ANNE PARKER TO PULL OVER AND FIND COVER [HAIL FALLING] PEOPLE IN LINCOLN COUNTY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. SCOTT AND HIS FAMILY WERE INSIDE LESSON.

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  12. DA: Sheriff's brother took guns from evidenceRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2016 | TheDenverChannel

    The brother of the Lincoln County sheriff is accused of taking weapons from the evidence locker. Even after he confessed, it took more than eight months for the charges to be filed.

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  13. Commission round-up: February 4, 2016 sessionRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    The three members of the Lincoln County Commission unanimously approved all items moved for a decision at the February 4, 2016 regular session in Hamlin. The meeting, which lasted just over one hour before an audience of around 15, was the longest in recent months.

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  14. At Least 7 Tornadoes Hit Mississippi as Severe Storms Batter RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Insurance Journal West

    ... winds of 90 mph. Small tornadoes that didn't cause any injuries were also detected west of Bogue Chitto in Lincoln County, northwest of New Hebron in Simpson County, southwest of Poplarville in Pearl River County, in Yazoo County near Benton and ...

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  15. At least 7 Mississippi tornadoes confirmed from TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    ... winds of 90 mph. Small tornadoes that didn't cause any injuries were also detected west of Bogue Chitto in Lincoln County, northwest of New Hebron in Simpson County, southwest of Poplarville in Pearl River County, in Yazoo County near Benton and ...

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  16. Parade of thunderstorms, tornadoes, and hail sets course for Deep SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    More than 7 million people in five states could be affected by a string of fierce storms expected to sweep through the region. This mobile home which also served as a day care facility in rural Lincoln County, Miss., is believed to have been destroyed by a possible tornado, as severe weather affected south Mississippi, Feb. 15. Forecasters are warning Tuesday that tornadoes could once again strike the region this week.

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  17. Drug blitz continuesRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    ... the one-way access road connecting to Court Avenue. Multiple deputies were involved in the effort, led by Lincoln County Sheriff Ken Farley and Chief Deputy J.J. Napier. With the school briefly on lockdown, and an automated call to parents issued by ...

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  18. Drug blitz continuesRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    ... the one-way access road connecting to Court Avenue. Multiple deputies were involved in the effort, led by Lincoln County Sheriff Ken Farley and Chief Deputy J.J. Napier. With the school briefly on lockdown, and an automated call to parents issued by ...

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  19. Commission round-up: February 4, 2016 sessionRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2016 | Lincoln Journal

    The three members of the Lincoln County Commission unanimously approved all items moved for a decision at the February 4, 2016 regular session in Hamlin. The meeting, which lasted just over one hour before an audience of around 15, was the longest in recent months.

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  20. Elderly woman rescued from rubble after tornado in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Crescent-News.com

    ... reported at least 15 buildings and homes damaged or destroyed, including a mobile home that was destroyed in Lincoln County. A gas station and some homes were damaged in Sylvarena in Smith County, and more than 18,000 customers were without power. ...

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