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Four men, two of them Tallahatchians, will be competing for the seat in the Mississippi House of Representatives recently left vacant by the resignation of Robert E. Huddleston of Sumner.
The unemployment rate in Tallahatchie County rose from 4.6 percent in December to 6.0 percent in January, the Mississippi Department of Employment Security has reported.
SUMNER — On the final weekend of national Black History Month, the grassroots Tallahatchie County Alliance Inc. (TCA) sponsored a Saturday morning, Feb. 24, program here paying tribute to a group deemed “Tallahatchie Trailblazers.”
Local sales tax collections were higher overall in December, reflecting improved retail sales in the final weeks of the 2017 Christmas shopping season, according to figures released by the Mississippi Department of Revenue.
Tallahatchie County Chancery Clerk Anita Greenwood accepts a check for $1,000 from Tallahatchie County Correctional Facility representative Kenneth Jones. Proceeds from a quarterly food sale held at the CoreCivic private prison in Tutwiler, the money is earmarked for the be
A former Charleston High School teacher and coach has been charged with sexual battery for allegedly having sex with a minor student while he was employed at the school.
After earning a prestigious Harvard University Master of Business Administration degree, Micajah “Mike” Sturdivant III could have entered real estate or most any other business, but decided instead to become a Mississippi Delta farmer.
A newcomer to the political arena on Tuesday took down one of the longest-serving elected officials in recent Tallahatchie County history, and did so in convincing fashion.
A Charleston man is in custody after he allegedly assaulted a city commissioner so violently that the official may require facial reconstructive surgery — all during a reported robbery that netted $23 in cash.
A local grand jury has indicted a Mississippi Highway Patrol trooper on a charge of assaulting a Tallahatchie County deputy sheriff.
Christopher Furdge has been named interim superintendent of the West Tallahatchie School District.
The decision by the district’s Board of Trustees came during a special called meeting on Wednesday, June 8.
A Tallahatchie County woman has been sentenced to serve a total of 33 months in federal prison after pleading guilty to three charges, including converting to her own use a federal income tax refund check issued to another person.