Panola County Newswire

Panola County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Panola County, MS.

Results 1 - 20 of 43 in Panola County, MS

  1. Police: Man shoots, kills brother near Sardis LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    The Panola County coroner confirmed the man killed was 38-year-old Robert Honahou. Sheriff Dennis Darby said he was shot and killed by his own brother at Sardis Lake near Hayes Crossing.

    Comment?

  2. County's unemployment down slightly for November 1/5/2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Panolian

    By Rita Howell Panola County's unemployment rate dropped slightly for the month of November, from October's jobless rate of 8.1 percent to 7.9 percent, according to the latest figures from the Mississippi Department of Employment Security. Panola had a workforce in November of 13,860, with 12,760 employed, and 1,100 unemployed, the MDES reported.

    Comment?

  3. Roy Exum: A Lesson In EconomicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... as judge. My wish would be for more people ... (click for more) Up until now the biggest thing to happen in Panola County, Miss., was back almost 50 years ago when singer Bobbie Gentry told the world that Bobby Joe McAllister had jumped off the ...

    Comment?

  4. New Chattanooga Area Railroad Book, Stokes Photo Book Available At...Read the original story

    Dec 20, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... and campaign spending of candidates. Not to ... (click for more) Up until now the biggest thing to happen in Panola County, Miss., was back almost 50 years ago when singer Bobbie Gentry told the world that Bobby Joe McAllister had jumped off the ...

    Comment?

  5. VIDEO: Merry Christmas From ChattanoogaRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... and campaign spending of candidates. Not to ... (click for more) Up until now the biggest thing to happen in Panola County, Miss., was back almost 50 years ago when singer Bobbie Gentry told the world that Bobby Joe McAllister had jumped off the ...

    Comment?

  6. Man Shot Sunday Afternoon In East ChattanoogaRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... and campaign spending of candidates. Not to ... (click for more) Up until now the biggest thing to happen in Panola County, Miss., was back almost 50 years ago when singer Bobbie Gentry told the world that Bobby Joe McAllister had jumped off the ...

    Comment?

  7. FBI: Investigation into teen burned alive yields gang arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | KRON 4

    ... targeting suspected gang members called "Operation Bite Back." Officials say the operation focuses on Panola County, Mississippi, and is a byproduct of the deep investigation that has come through the probe into the death of Jessica Chambers. ...

    Comment?

  8. Hunt for Justice in Woman's Burning Death Leads to Arrests of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    ... Mondarious La-Quan Armstead, Arnand Vijay Shegog (11 other photos not yet available) (Photo credit: MDOC, Panola County Sheriff's Department) The FBI operation that lead to the suspected gang members' capture, which was nicknamed "Operation Bite ...

    Comment?

  9. FBI: Investigation into Miss. teen burned alive yields gang arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | WKRN

    ... targeting suspected gang members called "Operation Bite Back." Officials say the operation focuses on Panola County, Mississippi, and is a byproduct of the deep investigation that has come through the probe into the death of Jessica Chambers. ...

    Comment?

  10. Case of burned-alive teen results in 17 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... been Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://on.11alive.com/1YjZbgQ During a live Facebook chat on Tuesday's Panola County arrests and the link to the Jessica Chambers case, Breaking News Reporter Therese Apel received an email from the FBI with ...

    Comment?

  11. FBI: Jessica Chambers case led to arrest of 17 suspected gang membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    Seventeen people have been charged in north Mississippi as a part of a major operation targeting suspected gang members called "Operation Bite Back," officials said. Officials say the operation focuses on Panola County and is a byproduct of the deep investigation that has come through the probe into the death of Jessica Chambers, a 19-year-old woman burned alive on Dec. 6, 2014, in Courtland.

    Comment?

  12. FBI: Operation Bite Back indirectly linked to Jessica Chambers murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... court in Oxford Tuesday afternoon. But will this help solve the cold case murder of Jessica Chambers in Panola county? We have learned the arrests are "indirectly" linked to Chambers' unsolved murder. When word of the arrests broke, the Justice for ...

    Comment?

  13. BREAKING NEWS 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Panolian

    ... of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, the Justice Department and perhaps others, the sheriff said, along with the Panola County Sheriff's Department. Shreds of minute pieces of physical evidence and electronic data have been cobbled together and point ...

    Comment?

  14. Woman's burning death investigation concentrates on last hours; she spoke to firefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Lifestyles

    This undated photograph released by the families of Jessica Chambers and her sister Amanda Prince, shows Jessica Chambers taken in Courtland, Miss. Mississippi authorities have launched a homicide investigation into the death of the 19-year-old woman who was found badly burned on a road near her car that was on fire in Panola County, Miss.

    Comment?

  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Special Agents from the State Auditor's Office and Mississippi Department of Transportation Enforcement have arrested former MDOT employees, Clyde Poole, Jr., 28, of Batesville; Connie Shegog, 30, of Batesville; and Torrie Willey, 36, of Batesville, after they were each indicted on one count of embezzlement by a Panola County Grand Jury. In addition to the arrests, Poole was issued a demand in the amount of $1,394.51, Shegog was issued a demand in the amount of $12,751.02, and Willey was issued a demand in the amount of $101.36.

    Comment?

  16. One year later: Jessica Chambers case far from coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Sunherald.com

    This undated photograph released by the families of Jessica Chambers and her sister Amanda Prince shows Jessica Chambers and her father Ben Chambers taken in Courtland, Miss. Mississippi authorities have launched a homicide investigation into the death of the 19-year-old woman who was found badly burned on a road near her car that was on fire in Panola County, Miss.

    Comment?

  17. Investigators uncover 'promising leads' 1 year after Jessica Chambers' murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... on December 6, 2014. Surveillance cameras at a nearby gas station recorded Chambers moments before her death. Panola County Sheriff Dennis Darby said his department does have some new leads which they feel are promising, but Ben Chambers said that ...

    Comment?

  18. Como, MS murder suspect arrested in BatesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... Cerea is the mother of Robinson's children. This video shows Robinson in handcuffs as he is taken into the Panola County Jail. When asked if he committed the crimes he is accused of, he shakes his head 'no.' However, as he walked through the doors ...

    Comment?

  19. Double SlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Panolian

    ... as a "person of interest" in a double homicide in Como Friday night, Como Police Chief Earl Burdette said. Panola County Coroner Gracie Gulledge said that Emma Jackson, 65, and her granddaughter, Cerea Jackson, 22, were pronounced dead from gunshot ...

    Comment?

  20. Lead investigator in Jessica Chambers murder arrested for DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    It has been 10 months since Jessica Chambers was set on fire and left to die on a Panola County road. "It's really embarrassing on behalf of Panola County because a sheriff's deputy is supposed to be setting an example for the county, and that's like provoking others to feel that it's okay to do such," one resident said.

    Comment?