66-year-old missing out of Wilkinson County
Philip “Tip” Gordon was last seen Thursday Feb 15, 2024 in Crosby, MS. If you see or hear from Tip, please call 911 or 601-888-3511.
15-year-old missing out of Centreville
CENTREVILLE, MS – The Centreville police. department and Town Of Woodville Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating 15 year old, Dmonta T. Gilmore. If you have any information Please contact Centreville Police Department at 601-645-5917 your local law enforcement or 911.
Robber pulls gun on Mississippi Family Dollar cashiers counting cash after store closes
Mississippi police are investigating after an armed robber reportedly pulled a gun on a Family Dollar cashier and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. The Centreville Police Department received a call shortly after 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 13, from a female reporting the robbery at the Family Dollar Store on Cosby Street in Centreville.
Parents charged in daughter’s death booked into East Feliciana Parish jail
EAST FELICIANA PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) — The parents charged in the death of their daughter in East Feliciana Parish are back in jail. On Tuesday, Feb. 20, Clay and Sheila Fletcher were booked on manslaughter charges. Investigators said that Lacey Fletcher, 36, was left alone on a couch in...
Ice cream shop to open new St. Francisville store next to pizza restaurant this spring
ST. FRANCISVILLE, La. (BRPROUD) — An ice cream shop in St. Francisville plans to bring back old community favorites in a new location. Owner Amanda Deville said Away Down South, 5725 N. Commerce St., “will open late March or early April.”. She said the ice cream parlor “will...
Former Zachary mayor tapped to fill East Feliciana Police Jury parish manager job
The East Feliciana Parish Police Jury voted Monday to offer the job of parish manager to former Zachary Mayor David Amrhein. The parish manager oversees the jury’s day-to-day operations, and the position has been open for a year since the resignation of former manager Joseph Moreau. Jury Secretary Yamesha Harris has had the title of interim manager since Moreau left.
Death and redemption in an American prison
This story originally appeared in KFF Health News. Steven Garner doesn’t like to talk about the day that changed his life. A New Orleans barroom altercation in 1990 escalated to the point where Garner, then 18, and his younger brother Glenn shot and killed another man. The Garners claimed self-defense, but a jury found them […] The post Death and redemption in an American prison appeared first on Colorado Newsline.
Mississippi small town public works director injured in hit-and-run while on job. Police searching for truck that fled scene.
Authorities are looking for a pickup truck that injured a Mississippi small-town public works director in a hit-and-run incident Wednesday. The Brookhaven Daily Leader reports that Meadville Public Works Director Howard Williams was on the job when a pickup struck him, injuring his shoulder and hand. The driver of the...
‘Dad, they’re shooting!’ East Feliciana deputy recounts call from mass shooting at Kansas City Chiefs victory parade
AMITE, La. — As a 32-year veteran in law enforcement, Andrew Johnson, Sr. never imagined that his two grown children would be caught up in a parent’s worst nightmare. That is exactly what happened last Wednesday when Johnson, who is a deputy with the East Feliciana Parish Sheriff’s office, was on the phone with his daughter and gunfire erupted at the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory parade.
Her game is next level, but Liberty star is focused on extending senior season
Whitney Hart and her coach, Liberty’s Valencia Wilson, agree on one key point. Neither believes the 6-foot-3 Hart has reached her ceiling as a basketball player. It isn’t likely to happen during the final days of her high school career. But there are other goals in place. “I...
'Out of hand': Must Luv Dogs head says stray animal situation in East Feliciana is dire
Just about every day, Cindy Shotwell logs into her email account to find new messages with a familiar plea: Someone asking for help with a dog they’ve found roaming the roads of East Feliciana Parish. Shotwell — the director of Must Luv Dogs, a Zachary-based animal rescue and fostering...
Central Middle 12-yr-old dies after tree falls atop him | Benefit planned for funeral costs
EAST FELICIANA —- A child died in a tragic accident just two days shy of his golden birthday after a tree fell on top of him in Clinton. It was just after 3 p.m. when 911 received a call from Gilead Rd. near Lower C C Rd. in East Feliciana Parish on Feb. 11 for a tree down on top of Robert Dornier Jr., 12.
Clinton, February 23 High School Baseball⚾ Game Notice
The Copiah Academy baseball team will have a game with Silliman Institute on February 23, 2024, 16:30:00 CST.
Today the gas price is close to $3.0 in Jackson as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
First-quarter lead did not hold up for one team in West Feliciana vs. Brusly girls
The West Feliciana girls held a 12-8 lead after one quarter, but the Brusly defense stepped up as the Panthers won the next three quarters. Brusly outscored West Feliciana 42-23 over the final 24 minutes as the Panthers prevailed 50-35 on Monday night in a Division II nonselect girls basketball regional playoff game at Brusly.
Feliciana students named to University of Alabama fall 2023 honors list
Tatum Walker, of Clinton, and Laura Leak, of St. Francisville, were named to the University of Alabama presidents list for fall semester 2023. A total of 13,950 students enrolled during fall semester 2023 at The University of Alabama were named to the dean's list with an academic record of 3.5 (or above) or the president's list with an academic record of 4.0 (all A's).
Sting Operation Out of Sabine Parish Leads to Arrest of East Feliciana Sheriff's Deputy
Sabine Parish - Louisiana State Police Special Victim’s Unit (LSP SVU) conducted an investigation which resulted in the arrest of 37-year-old Graham Porter of Clinton. In February 2024, LSP SVU conducted an operation and identified the suspect as Graham Porter. As a result of the investigation and information obtained, arrest warrants were acquired for Porter.
Around the Felicianas for Feb. 21, 2024
Experience The Art of Haiti at the West Feliciana Historical Society Museum, 11757 Ferdinand St., St. Francisville. A reception is planned from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22. Selected works from The Stokes Haitian Art Collection will be available for purchase along with books and catalogs. Baton Rouge...
East and West Feliciana Council on Aging activities starting Feb. 21, 2024
The schedules for West and East Feliciana Council on Aging facilities are as follows:. 12292 Jackson Road, St. Francisville, (225) 635-6719. Start time for all activities is 10 a.m. First and third Monday: Line dance. Fourth Monday: Religious service. Tuesdays: Nutrition education. Wednesdays: Exercise/yoga. Thursdays: Bible study. Fridays: Bingo/movie/excursion. All...
Clinton Man Arrested for Illicit Acts Involving a Juvenile
Louisiana State Police Special Victim’s Unit (LSP SVU) conducted an investigation which resulted in the arrest of 37-year-old Graham Porter of Clinton. In February 2024, LSP SVU conducted an operation and identified the suspect as Graham Porter. As a result of the investigation and information obtained, arrest warrants were acquired for Porter. The arrest warrants were issued for Computer Aided Solicitation of a Minor and Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile. After locating Porter, he was arrested and booked into the Sabine Parish Detention Center.