Panola County Jail Log
Compiled by Brad Greer This list was taken from the log at the Panola County Jail. A name listed does not indicate that a person is guilty of the crime with which they are charged, only that the person has been taken to, and processed at the facility. Feb. 19 Andreckius Ketron Henderson, 202 King […] The post Panola County Jail Log appeared first on The Panolian.
County still waiting on ‘mega’ storm shelters EOM office hoped to have 24 new units installed for spring storms
Staff Report With the spring tornado and severe storm season fast approaching, Emergency Operations Management director Daniel Cole is keeping a close eye on weather forecasts and waiting on updates from the Federal Emergency Management Agency on the status of new storm shelters awarded to Panola County in a mitigation grant more than a year […] The post County still waiting on ‘mega’ storm shelters EOM office hoped to have 24 new units installed for spring storms appeared first on The Panolian.
WebXtra: Panola County sheriff talks working to reduce crime as election season heats up
KLTV 7′s Jamey Boyum spoke with Panola County Sheriff Cutter Clinton about his bid for re-election. Clinton talked about the work he and his administration have done, including efforts to reduce crime rates.
Batesville man facing two dozen felony charges in three counties
OXFORD – An 18-year-old Panola County man is facing more than 160 years in prison in connection with a burglary spree in Lafayette, Panola and Tallahatchie counties. According to authorities, the Enid and Teasdale areas of Tallahatchie County have been the target of property crimes — mostly car burglaries — since early January. The Tallahatchie County Sheriff’s Office reached out to several surrounding agencies and stepped up patrols.
Batesville Fire Dept. Call Log
Feb. 20 Armstrong St., 22 year old female, having contractions and shortness of breath. Bruce St., lift assist only. Pollard St., automatic smoke alarm, keyhole contacted but did not provide correct passcode. Everett St., 18 year old female having difficulty breathing. Shadow Lane, 41 year old male with a medical emergency. Feb. 21 Chun Rd., […] The post Batesville Fire Dept. Call Log appeared first on The Panolian.
DeSoto Sheriff's K9 killed in the line of duty remembered as a 'true warrior'
Hundreds of officers and their families gathered to pay their respects to DeSoto County Sheriff's K9 Luca on Wednesday in Hernando. Occasional barking broke up near complete silence as dozens of K9 handlers and their dogs lined the street outside Longview Point Baptist Church, waiting for the procession to arrive.
SEARK defeated by NW Mississippi in softball twin bill
Northwest Mississippi Community College scored a dozen runs twice against Southeast Arkansas College in a softball doubleheader Tuesday at the Torii Hunter Complex. Northwest Mississippi won the first game 12-4 and the second 12-1, enforcing the 5-inning mercy rule both times with the help of big innings. The Rangers scored...
Mother sues after 10-year-old son arrested for public urination
SENATOBIA, Miss. - A Mississippi mother has filed a $2 million federal lawsuit against police and city leaders after claiming her 10-year-old son was arrested for public urination. LaTonya Eason said in August 2023, she had to run a quick errand to an office building in Senatobia that was only...
Arkabutla Lake levels drop below 204 feet
News Release Lake levels at Arkabutla Dam dropped below 204’ to 203.77 at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22, which greatly decreases the potential of a breach situation. Lake levels at Arkabutla Dam, located in DeSoto and Tate Counties in Northwest Mississippi, can fluctuate quickly especially during the rainy season. The target lake level is […] The post Arkabutla Lake levels drop below 204 feet appeared first on The Panolian.
Ballots set for March 12 primary
Staff Report Mississippi will hold its presidential primaries on Tuesday, March 12, a week later than Super Tuesday, the day that 16 states will have their primaries, and generally the balloting that determines each party’s nominee for the November general election. In Panola County, the Democratic primary ballot will have no choices for voters, as […] The post Ballots set for March 12 primary appeared first on The Panolian.
Button of Bravery offers awareness and support to Healing Hearts
Photo: Author Ruth Ashcraft Munday and Healing Hearts Child Advocacy Center executive director Misty Gray in the Button Room at the center, a room that inspired Munday to write the children’s book, “Button of Bravery.” Munday and Gray show the cover mockup for the book. (Bob Bakken/desotocountynews.com)
Panola students among NW Hall of Fame inductees
News Release Sixteen Northwest Mississippi Community College students have been inducted into the 2023- 24 Hall of Fame, the highest honor a student can achieve at the college. The selection of students named to the Hall of Fame is based on their academic accomplishments and involvement in student life at Northwest. Hall of Fame nominations […] The post Panola students among NW Hall of Fame inductees appeared first on The Panolian.
Terry pulls away late in 46-37 win over South Panola, punches ticket to MHSAA 6A Championship
Elisiah Branson is generously listed at 5-foot-3 and 120 pounds on the Terry basketball roster, but nobody played a bigger role than the Lady Bulldogs’ splendid guard in Wednesday’s semifinal win over South Panola. The senior finished with a team-high 13 points, provided seven steals and grabbed ...
Hernando hotel fire caused by discarded smoking material
HERNANDO, Miss. (WMC) - Discarded smoking material caused the Hampton Inn in Hernando, Mississippi, to break out into flames on Monday morning, according to the City of Hernando Fire Department. At 9:20 a.m. Hernando Fire Department responded to the fire at the Hampton Inn on 2675 McIngvale Road. When firefighters...
MS transportation officials invite Senatobia residents' input on road expansion
SENATOBIA, Miss. - Officials with the Miss. Department of Transportation (MDOT) have scheduled a public forum regarding department's plans to expand/improve and proposed alternative routes for State Route 4 in Senatobia. The event will take place today, Feb. 26, from 4-6 p.m. at the Senatobia Community Center, located at 104...
Diamond Dig Winner
Breanna Spivy was the winner of the diamond necklace given away by Dale Copeland Jewelers at last weekend’s Bill Lipscomb Memorial Rodeo held at the Batesville Civic Center. The diamond dig is always a popular event with the rodeo crowd as female fans rush to the rodeo floor to dig for the hidden jewelry. (Glennie […] The post Diamond Dig Winner appeared first on The Panolian.
Strong named MS Raiders head coach
Arena football team opens season March 23 at B’ville Civic Center By Myra Bean MS Raiders sports writer The Arena Indoor football team the MS Raiders has named Batesville native Eddie Strong as the head coach for 2024. Strong, 43, a former Ole Miss linebacker, played with the Rebels from 1998 to 2003. One year […] The post Strong named MS Raiders head coach appeared first on The Oxford Eagle.
Sawyer Brown coming to Civic Center May 31; Little Texas will be special guest
County music act Sawyer Brown will headline a concert at the Batesville Civic Center on Friday, May 31. Little Texas will be the opening guest band. Tickets for the 7 p.m. show are available at batesvilleciviccenter-ms.com. Founded in 1981 in Kokomo, Indiana, the band played up to five sets a night, six days a week […] The post Sawyer Brown coming to Civic Center May 31; Little Texas will be special guest appeared first on The Panolian.
Lady Tigers 3-0; play here Thursday
South Panola stayed unbeaten on the young softball season as the Lady Tigers defeated New Hope 14-7 on Feb. 20 and Lewisburg 4-2 the next day – both at home – to move their record to 3-0. SP-14 New Hope-7 The Tigers scored 10 runs in the final two innings to break open a 4-4 […] The post Lady Tigers 3-0; play here Thursday appeared first on The Panolian.
Discover Hernando's Top 3 Irresistible Pizzas: A Must-Try for Foodies
This article presents three outstanding pizzerias in Hernando. Have you had the chance to sample their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!