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

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

Foxworth Murder Suspect

Kendarious Brister, 23 years old of Foxworth, was booked into the Marion County Jail several hours after the Marion County Sheriff’s Office responded to 108 Old Morgantown Road on Friday night, February 10th around 7 p.m. When the MCSO arrived on the scene Friday night, they found Calen Malek Shaw, …Read More

Reed’s Metals Assisting Hattiesburg Tornado Victims

Reed’s Metals is taking donations for the citizens of Hattiesburg and Petal who have been effected by the recent tornadoes in that area. Reed’s Metals plans to make several deliveries to the people who are in need. When asked how long they will be participating in this effort, they answered with, …Read More