A Mississippi sheriff is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the subjects in an acquired security video. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office posted screenshots of the video on Facebook. These are two suspects in a recent string of auto burglaries in the Nola Road and Rogers Lane area.
LINCOLN COUNTY, Miss. — The Lincoln County Board of Supervisors approved a special election for residents to vote on medical marijuana. Voters will head to the polls on Aug. 30 for the special election. County supervisors opted out of the cultivation, processing, sale and distribution process of medical cannabis...
Mississippi community college plans to build new performing arts center, athletic arena — needs monetary pledge from local leaders to help
A Mississippi community college is looking to build a new performing arts center and athletic arena and asks local leaders to make a monetary pledge to help make it happen. Officials at Copiah-Lincoln Community College are asking Lincoln County to pledge $400,00 to help build a new performing arts center and athletic arena on the Wesson campus.
WESSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Leaders with Copiah-Lincoln (Co-Lin) Community College asked Lincoln County supervisors to pledge $400,000 to help build a new performing arts center and athletic arena. The new facility would be located on the Wesson campus, according to the Daily Leader. Construction on the facility is expected to begin in 2023. Officials said […]
Jackson, Miss. – A Brookhaven man pled guilty today to possessing with intent to distribute methamphetamine, announced U.S. Attorney Darren J. LaMarca and Special Agent in Charge Kurt Thielhorn of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives. Richard Butler, 42, pled guilty in U.S. District Court in Jackson....
MCCOMB, MISS. – Commissioner Tom King, Southern Transportation District, has announced updates to several Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) projects in southwest Mississippi. “These infrastructure projects have a big impact on the traveling public, no matter the size of the job,” said Commissioner King. “Highway improvements increase safety and...
A two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon in Copiah County resulted in the deaths of three people, all from Lincoln County. At approximately 3:13 p.m., the Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a crash on Hwy. 28 at Mercy Seat Road in Copiah County. A log truck driven by Robert A. Hunter, of...