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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 Tallahatchie County woman was killed and two other people were wounded in a multiple shooting Monday afternoon at a residence in the Pope community of rural Panola County, according to The Panolian newspaper of Batesville.
A major problem with the Mississippi Development Authority is that it is not an objective source of analysis when it comes to measuring how the taxpayers’ money is being invested in efforts to grow the state’s economy.
A Charleston shopping and dining tradition came to an end Tuesday as The China Cabinet Flowers and Gifts, and Just Lunch, closed after decades on West Main Street.
STRIDER — The Strider Academy Board of Directors has named Kelvin Newton as the fifth headmaster, or chief administrator, in the 47-year history of the school.