Today's Top Stories

More than 9,600 of America’s best and brightest high school students traveled to Maryland to Elevate Their Futures as they competed for the opportunity to win more than $175,000 in cash awards.

 A former Jones County Junior College softball standout is returning home.

Tori Dew, who played at JCJC in 2014-15, will be the new assistant softball coach at Jones.

The Mississippi Power office in Quitman will close effective October 8th but customers will still be able to pay their power bills in five authorized payment locations in Quitman.

Clarke County Emergency Management, along with the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) held a week long full scale active school shooter simulation last week at Quitman Junior High School.

Charles Helms, Billie Helms and Jim Stockman of Enterprise United Methodist Church sign the studs Saturday during the Great Cloud of Witnesses.

EMS cheer went to camp this summer and rocked the week.  But before camp the girls put in several hours of hard work and it paid off.

Arrest records

• Alton Fairley, 59, bm, arrested by CCSO for simple assault/domestic violence
• Steven Prince, 51, wm, arrested by CCSO for disturbing the peace, public drunk
• John Doe, 25, bm, arrested by CCSO, hold for court




Arrest records

• Raymond Robinson, 33, bm, arrested by QPD for possesession of paraphernalia

• Justin Beckman, 34, wm, arrested by CCSO for no driver’s license, improper equipment, no turn signal, improper turning, DUI other, expired tag, no proof of liability insurance






arrest records

• Christopher M. Johnson, 27, bm, arrested by CCSO for trespassing and felony warrants.

• Marion Isadore Oswald, 49, wm, arrested by QPD for simple assault

• Melissa Voivedich, 35, wf, arrested by QPD for simple assault


Census for 2020 gearing up

 

Mississippi and other states across the Nation are entering the first major phase of the 2020 Census:  comparing local address information received from states, counties, and municipalities to address information housed at the U.S. Census Bureau.





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