Today's Top Stories

A Republican Municipal Election Rally was held this past Thursday at Clarkco State Park.

 Michelle Davis stands with just one of her sophomore English classes. The QHS Teacher of the Year teaches English II to all sophomores at Quitman High School. She has been named QHS Teacher of the Year.

Jacy smiles, looks at her mom, and says, "She's always been my Parent of the Year!" Cheryl Waltman, QHS Parent of the Year, laughs and responds, "We can't forget her Dad, Walt.

The 2017 Graduating Class of Quitman High School celebrate following Friday's commencement address held on Panther Field. Congratulations Seniors!

The City of Quitman is proposing a No Burn Ordinance that would prohibit local residents from outdoor burning. A public hearing will be held Tuesday, June 6th at 6 p.m. to allow residents to speak in favor of this ordinance or against.

The Quitman Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts Pack #35 held a badging ceremony Monday, May 8 at the Quitman First Methodist Church. The Boy Scouts earned three badges each, the Weeblos five each, Wolves 11 each, and Tigers 13 each.

Volunteer Fire Runs

3/16/15  Grass Fire Hwy 513  Stonewall

3/16/15  Vehicle Fire Hwy 145/45  Rolling Creek

3/17/15  EMS Call Hwy 45 South  DeSoto

3/17/15  Grass Fire Hwy 45  Quitman

3/17/15  Structure Fire Long Blvd  Quitman

Arrest Records

• Pete Volking, 34, wm, arrested by CCSO for FTA

• Norma Menasco 37, wf, arrested by CCSO for disturbance of family

• Nikki Brown, 32, bf, arrested by CCSO for domestic violence

• Jordan Quinn Wilcher, 18, wm, arrested by MHP for speeding