Falkner, MS

#HSFT22 Stop #5 — Booneville Blue Devils

Seniors are important to Booneville football every year, but this season, the group of seniors are extra special to head coach Mike Mattox. “My daughter is a senior, too,” Mattox said. “So I’ve grown up up with these kids since they were in kindergarten and every one of them. It’s a special senior class and a team is only as good as its seniors.”
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Eugene Brown Sr.

Eugene Brown Sr., 68, of Lamar, died June 27, 2022, in Ashland. He was a member of Sand Hill MB Church in Lamar where he was in the church choir and male chorus. He was a driver for North East Mississippi Community Services. Visitation will be held at J.F. Brittenum...
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Missing Corinth Mississippi man

The ground search for missing Wade Davis has been cancelled. WTVA's Jake White interviewed sheriff Ben Caldwell on the decision. Ground search for missing Alcorn County man suspended. Alcorn County authorities have suspended the ground search for a missing Jacinto man.

New Albany, MS – Multiple Injuries in Head-On Crash at MS-15 & CR 88

Local reports claim that 67-year-old Steven Beeneof of Conway, Arkansas was headed southbound in a 2018 Chevrolet Malibu. Beeneof crashed head-on with an oncoming 2015 GMC Sierra operated by 62-year-old Willie Campbell of Holly Springs. There were several people injured, and one person was airlifted to a local hospital for treatment.

Search for 77 year old Wade Davis, missing for a week, has been suspended

The search for77 year old Alcorn County Resident Wade Davis has been suspended. At this time we have had to make the difficult decision to suspend the ground search for Mr. Wade Davis. After covering approximately 2,000 acres and over 3,000 foot miles walking as well as horse teams, also drone, helicopter, and fixed wing aircraft flights, for the past 7 days and nights no new evidence has been discovered. The investigation will continue until he is found. If anyone has any information or if anyone has seen anything please contact the Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office at 662-286-5521.

Tennis in the Summertime

Bolivar Central Tennis Coach Ian Wellons and former coach Stephen Wood are sponsoring a Bolivar Summer Tennis League at the high school courts on Monday nights at 7:00. The league began June 6 and will run through July 25. There will be no league action on July 4. Players are...

Rose Creek Farms

Rose Creek Farms in Selmer, Tennessee, is not your average farm. The human-powered, no-till farm grows and harvests lettuce and vegetables 52 weeks per year. It’s owned by Ray Tyler and his family — his wife and children can be seen helping each week at the Franklin Farmers Market.
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Two Shootings Rock Marshall County

A shooting early Monday in the Potts Camp area and another at 10:40 p.m. the same day near Marshall Steak House resulted in two deaths and a number injured. The shooting Monday night took the life of Cameron Namond Faulkner, 21, of Holly Springs. He was pronounced dead at Alliance Hospital in Holly Springs by Marshall County coroner James Richard Anderson.

Coroner: Man killed by father in Marshall County

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WREG) — A man is dead after a shooting in a Marshall County, Mississippi town, the Marshall County coroner confirmed Monday. Jeffery Kane Sartin, 28, was killed in the shooting on Betts Road about ten miles south of Potts Camp around 2:20 a.m., Coroner James Anderson said. Sartin was killed by a single […]
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Tommy Lee Briggs

Tommy Lee Briggs, 74, of Holly Springs, died June 18, 2022. He was a member of Hudsonville CME Church where he served as superintendent of Sunday School, trustee, welcoming committee and local lay leader. He was a retired Greyhound bus driver and All Point USA and Cross-County Chartering Service and an U.S. Army veteran.
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Connie Mae Bradley

Connie Mae Bradley, 73, of Holly Springs, died June 9, 2022. She was a teacher at Headstart, Cadet Child Care and Holly Springs High School. She was a member of Miracle Temple Ministries where she served on the Soul Winning Team, Children's Church, Women's Ministry, Homeless Ministry and Prayer team.