Second Arrest Made in Marion County Murder

Doris Albea Bonilla, 27 was arrested by Marion County Sheriff’s Officers on Wednesday afternoon in connection with the murder of Marcus Christopher, 50 of Columbia this past Saturday. Bonilla was charged with hindering prosecution and booked into the Marion County Jail after being questioned several times and after giving conflicting …Read More

Additional Arrest in Foxworth Murder

A second arrest in the murder of a Foxworth man has been made today according to Sheriff Berkley Hall. Charles Cleveland Lewis 22, of Foxworth was arrested in connection with the February 10th murder of Calen Malek Shaw.  Lewis is also charged with conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery and Armed …Read More

The Band Perry to Headline First Mississippi Bicentennial Concert

JACKSON – GRAMMY Award® winners and Mississippi natives The Band Perry will headline the Governor’s Concert for the Mississippi Bicentennial Celebration South. The free event kicks off celebrations around the state during 2017. “We are honored to celebrate the 200th anniversary of statehood with world-renowned musicians who make Mississippi’s music …Read More

Town of Bassfield Loses Fire Chief

Bassfield Volunteer Fire Department Chief, Bill Matthews, lost his life in the line of duty due to a heart attack on Tuesday evening, February 14th. Matthews was on the scene of a brush fire with his fellow fire fighters and was found slumped over in the driver’s seat of his …Read More

Potential Severe Weather Overnight

Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Jackson MS 450 AM CST Tue Feb 14 2017 LAZ024-026-MSZ054>066-072>074-151100- Catahoula-Concordia-Copiah-Simpson-Smith-Jasper-Clarke-Jefferson- Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-Covington- Jones-Marion-Lamar-Forrest- 450 AM CST Tue Feb 14 2017 This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northeast Louisiana, central Mississippi, east central Mississippi, and south central Mississippi. .DAY ONE…Today and …Read More