The city of Charleston is applying for grant funds to purchase new playground equipment for a city park, new radar speed guns for the police department and development of a recreational area.
The East Tallahatchie School District Board of Trustees last month voted 3-2 not to renew the contract of Superintendent Dr. Ben Kennedy for 2018-19.
According to minutes of their Jan. 11 meeting, the board had conducted an evaluation of Kennedy.
Charleston officials last week voted to explore the possibilities of a proposed partnership between the city and the University of Mississippi.
Tallahatchie and Yalobusha county officials respond Tuesday afternoon to the area along Interstate 55 where escaped prisoner Roger Wayne Havens, aka Gary Havens, was found injured after having jumped a day earlier from a moving Tallahatchie County Sheriff’s Office vehicle. Re
A prisoner who leapt from a Tallahatchie County deputy sheriff’s pickup truck traveling at highway speed on Interstate 55 Monday night was found Tuesday afternoon not far from where he had made his escape.