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  1. Booneville woman pleads guilty to false pretenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Newms360.com

    Jessica Plaxico, 30, pleaded guilty to one count of false pretense Friday before Tippah County Circuit Court Judge Andrew K. Howorth. She was then sentenced to 10 years in prison with six years suspended.


  2. Continue ReadingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | New Albany Gazette

    ... home in Georgia and visiting his supporters in Mississippi. Sympathy goes to the Johnson and Bryan families in Tippah County due to the death of their loved one, Lela Mae Johnson, who died at Magnolia Place in New Albany on Saturday. She was a ...


  3. Researching your Southern Baptist ancestorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Examiner.com

    ... the clergyman attended and repositories in the places where he resided. J. D. Anderson was born in Tippah County, Mississippi in 1852, but his biography on page 21 of "Mississippi Baptist Preachers" mentions other locations where a good sleuth would ...


  4. Chapman named CEO of Tippah County HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Newms360.com

    The appointment was made and announced by Pioneer Health Services, based in Magee, and the Tippah County Hospital Board of Directors. "I think that our board has made a good decision," said Board President Ray Crawford.


  5. Tigers dominate Tippah tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Saturday, he found it as junior center Montara Crum scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and senior forward Megan Elliott added 16 points on six low-post baskets and Ripley won 61-47 over Walnut in Tippah County Tournament girls' final at the RHS Event Center. "We played hard," said Willey.


  6. Blue Mountain's Englund never out of rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Newms360.com

    The smooth-shooting Blue Mountain senior entered Thursday's Tippah County Tournament as the state's third-leading scorer, averaging 28.6 points per game. "He gets his shot off so quickly and it comes so easy," Blue Mountain coach David Mason said.


  7. Mississippi Reports 11th Death from Dec. 23 TornadoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... eath toll for those storms to 11. Six people were killed in Benton County; two, in Marshall County; and one in Tippah County.


  8. 'Big brotherhood' helps North Mississippi fire department destroyed by tornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Sunherald.com

    ... only thing we can do is pay it forward." Once he discovered their station was destroyed, Jackson notified the Tippah County Sheriff's Office that the nearest volunteer departments, in the communities of Faulkner and Walnut, would need to be ...


  9. Prentiss deputies charge two with property theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... ic led authorities to a house near the intersection of roads 1251 and 1252, as well as a residence in northern Tippah County.


  10. Slimantics: Dad's love of hunting was a passing fancy for his boysRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    My dad did sow the seeds, but the roots didn't go very deep for any of us, as it turned out. Fred Austin Smith, was born in 1918 in Tippah County, Mississippi, with four brothers and three sisters.


  11. Holliday leaves lasting legacy of love, serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Newms360.com

    Life-long resident of Tippah County and well-known public servant of Northeast Mississippi Troy Holliday died Tuesday at the age of 88. Holliday had recently been recognized by the Tippah County Board of Supervisors with a resolution in which he was called a distinguished gentleman who epitomized the character of a public servant. Eddie Stroupe, President of the Tippah County Board of Supervisors, was a former student of Holliday and signed the recent proclamation honoring him.


  12. 89-year-old volunteers at Tupelo MontessoriRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... learning to identify the plants by their leaves and colors. A Mississippi native, Daniels grew up on a farm in Tippah County, and she continued to garden as a young wife and mother in Memphis. Daniels is no stranger to working with children either, ...


  13. Together for Tippah combines efforts of charity programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... Santa Claus. A few have already learned this reality and don't even ask for much anymore. One youngster in Tippah County wrote one item on her wish list for Christmas - she would really like a sweatshirt. Fortunately, there are a lot of people ...


  14. Three in custody after incident causes school lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Newms360.com

    An apparent armed robbery attempt near Ripley Middle School and Ripley High School caused a brief lockdown of the two schools Friday morning. Just after 9 a.m., Investigator Scott Watson, the Ripley Police Department, Mississippi Highway and Tippah County Sheriff Department responded to Kids World Park, just behind RMS, where they found one male, who stated a masked male attempted to rob him.


  15. Piggy Que Express: Tippah County duo bringing food truck to TupeloRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... were doing 3,000 a day," she said. After Paul's death in 2004, Shirley and Ray left Memphis and moved back to Tippah County, to the Tiplersville community between Walnut and Ripley. They continued to work area fairs and festivals in the area, but ... 2 comments

  16. Prentiss County sheriff charges Ripley man with drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Newms360.com

    A routine traffic stop led to the arrest of a Tippah County man by the Prentiss County Sheriff's Office. According to Sheriff Randy Tolar, Prentiss deputies stopped a pickup along County Road 8561 during the early morning hours of Saturday. 2 comments

  17. Party switch boosts GOP in House; Gunn on track as speakerRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... with those of the Republican Party. With this switch, I know I will be able to better help my constituents of Tippah County in House District 4." With one other House race in south Mississippi unresolved, Steverson's switch gives the GOP 73 out of ...


  18. Steverson switch adds to House Republicans' good weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... with those of the Republican Party. With this switch, I know I will be able to better help my constituents of Tippah County in House District 4." Earlier this year, Gunn traveled to Tippah County to search for a Republican opponent to run against ...


  19. Steverson switching parties, could give Republicans super majorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... chamber. One election remains too close to call. Steverson was first elected in 2007 as a Democrat in the Tippah County district. He was re-elected unopposed this year as a Democrat. Before the election, Gunn traveled to Tippah County to search for ...


  20. Our Opinion: Plenty of good news to share from busy weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Newms360.com

    ... has been a warehouse for Carolina Accent and Austin Furniture, two sister companies of Bauhaus. Through the Tippah County Development Foundation, Bauhaus was able to secure nearly $1 million in grants and tax incentives. Adding the Ripley facility ...