TUPELO - The official cause of death for a 6-year-old child abuse victim should be known before the end of January.
After 23 years in jail, lawyers for Curtis Flowers want him to receive bail as he awaits a potential seventh trial on charges that he murdered four people at the Tardy Furniture Store in Winona.
According to the Amory Police Department, Justin L Coleman, 23, of Smithville was charged with sale of a controlled substance. His bond was set at $10,000 by Monroe County Justice Court Judge Robert Fowlkes. Coleman is being housed at Monroe County Detention Center.
TUPELO • Police Chief Bart Aguirre is not yet certain how he’ll proceed in response to an imminent vacancy at his department’s number two leadership post.
BOONEVILLE - A Wednesday altercation at a Prentiss County medical center involving a baseball bat ended with one man in the hospital and three facing felony assault charges.
According to the Amory Police Department, Richard E McFadden, 55, and Zachary W. McKinney, 64, both of Amory were each charged with breaking and entering of a commercial building (storage shed). Bond was set at $5,000 by Monroe County Justice Court Judge Robert Fowlkes for each man. McFadden…
PITTSBORO • A man will spend nearly four decades in prison for shooting his estranged wife in the middle of Bruce in broad daylight in the summer of 2017.
JACKSON - The state's highest court has thrown out a drug conviction of a man sitting on death row at the Mississippi State Penitentiary for killing a newspaper carrier.
OXFORD - The Oxford Police Department received one home burglary and 14 auto burglary reports on Monday beginning at approximately 6 a.m. Investigators worked through tips and leads throughout the night and gathered enough evidence for a search warrant on a Garden Terrace residence. With the…
TUPELO • The police department’s Deputy Chief Allan Gilbert is retiring from his post and will take a job as chief of police in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.
TUPELO • In an effort to reduce fatal accidents, the Natchez Trace Parkway is considering the addition of rumble strips to sections of the parkway in Mississippi and Tennessee.
VERONA • A Monroe County man’s life on the run ended after four days when U.S. Marshals found him Thursday night in a Lee County trailer park.