JACKSON (Tuesday, Sept. 19, 7:35 p.m.) – Escaped Parchman inmate James R. Sanders (pictured at left) is now in custody, while inmate Ryan Young, who fled with him, is still at large.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., today announced that an agreement has been reached between Quitman County officials, Amtrak and Canadian National Railway to establish a permanent Amtrak stop in Marks.
Charleston Mayor Sedrick Smith and Tutwiler Mayor Nichole Harris believe their municipalities will benefit from a May 14 visit by a delegation of federal and state officials.
Eugene Anderson pressure-washes the awning on the front of Charleston City Hall as part of a sprucing-up that he is giving the municipal building. Anderson was hired by the city to clean and paint the structure’s exterior and has been on the project about two weeks.