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Latest Miss. storm figures: 700 damaged homes, 49 injured, 10 dead

Posted 4/26/2010 in Area

Some Mississippi residents cracked jokes Monday to keep from crying while they looked for salvageable items among the rubble left by severe storms that killed 12 people over the weekend. State officials were tallying the cost of the damage so they could ask for an emergency declaration from President Barack Obama, along with federal funds to help clean up the mess.



Childers sets emergency office hours, shares how to help Mississippians affected by storm

Posted 4/26/2010 in Area

U.S. Rep. Travis Childers' office shared information today on how individuals, charities and businesses can help those affected by severe storms in the state over the weekend.



PHOTOS: Storm devastation from around Mississippi

Posted 4/26/2010 in Area


Severe Weather: Golden Triangle spared from brunt of storms

Posted 4/24/2010 in Area

While Mississippi was ravaged by storms Saturday afternoon, the Golden Triangle was spared from the brunt of the damage.


Severe weather expected in area tonight, Saturday

Posted 4/23/2010 in Area

Forecasters say Mississippi and Alabama are in store for a round of violent weather tonight and Saturday that could include tornadoes.



West Point again fires former dept. head

Posted 4/23/2010 in Area

WEST POINT — The West Point Board of Selectmen fired former interim electric department superintendent Shasta Plunkett again Thursday.



Center to West Point: consider our ideas

Posted 4/23/2010 in Area

STARKVILLE — Before Mississippi Main Street’s charrette team came to West Point, there was already an effort under way to “CREATE” small-town change.



Website planned for local Crime Stoppers

Posted 4/22/2010 in Area

Approval of officers and discussion of putting together a Web page were among a few items discussed at Wednesday’s meeting of the Golden Triangle Crime Stoppers.



Absentee ballots ready for GOP primary

Posted 4/22/2010 in Area

Absentee ballots for the June 1, 2010, Republican primary election are now available in Lowndes County Circuit Clerk Haley Salazar’s office at the Lowndes County Courthouse.



School leaders: Merger not on the agenda

Posted 4/22/2010 in Area

An independent consulting firm says the Aberdeen and Oktibbeha County School Districts would do well to merge with Amory and Starkville schools, respectively. But as the schools focus on closing out the year, such speculative recommendations aren’t on the radar.



Aberdeen chief turns over keys to electric department

Posted 4/21/2010 in Area

Things look to be calming down for the Aberdeen Board of Aldermen.



Monroe360: Lenoir indicted on bribery charge (link)

Posted 4/20/2010 in Area



Teachers on the chopping block in West Point schools

Posted 4/20/2010 in Area

WEST POINT — Approximately 20 certified teachers and 12 teacher assistants won’t be returning to West Point schools in August.



Suspect arrested in auto burglary

Posted 4/19/2010 in Area

WEST POINT — West Point police made an arrest Friday in connection with a recent automobile burglary.



West Point's Ross finishes term as College Board president

Posted 4/16/2010 in Area

Scott Ross presided over his last meeting of the College Board Thursday.



Clay County murder cases continued

Posted 4/16/2010 in Area

The case of Robert Rupert, which was scheduled to be heard during the April term of Clay County Circuit Court has been continued again until the July term, according to Clay County Circuit Court documents.



Only one qualified for new judge’s seat

Posted 4/15/2010 in Area

In 2005, lawmakers voted to add a third judge to the 16th Circuit Court to represent Noxubee and Clay counties. But, so far, only one person has qualified for the seat in the upcoming election.



Be Counted: Friday deadline to mail back questionnaires

Posted 4/15/2010 in Area

Friday is the last day to return 2010 Census forms by mail. The U.S. Census Bureau will accept all census forms mailed on or before April 16, after which Census Bureau workers will visit individual households to collect the data.


Charrette team suggests ways to beautify West Point’s downtown, Highway 45

Posted 4/15/2010 in Area

Can it all be as simple as trees and signs? The Mississippi Main Street charrette team that visited West Point this week seems to think so.


West Point board strips electric head of title

Posted 4/14/2010 in Area

West Point’s interim electric department superintendent was stripped of his title Tuesday night.



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