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.





McKenzie earns Eagle Scout

Mauricka McKenzie, Jr., a 15 year old 10th grade honor roll student at Clinton High School, was honored in Jackson, MS on February 2, 2018 by being inducted into the 2017 Class of Eagle Scouts by the Boy Scouts of America -Andrew Jackson Council.  A total of 88 scouts were in




QWC calendars on sale

The Quitman Woman’s Club is sponsoring their 65th Annual Community Birthday Calendar Sale and taking orders from now until April 15, 2018.  This is the only fundraiser the Quitman Woman’s Club has each year to support their many volunteer efforts and scholarships given each y



Arrest records

• Larry Chatman, 60, bm, arrested by CCSO for disturbance of family, simple assault, resisting arrest

• Melvin Lewis Lynch, 35, bm, arrested by CCSO for careless driving, improper equipment and DUI refusal






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