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Public’s help needed to find missing Bogue Chitto contractor

Lincoln County deputies are asking for the public’s help in tracking down a missing man no one has seen since last summer. Lincoln County Sheriff ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Friday, January 11, 2019 8:13 pm

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Lawmakers: Rural internet not a guarantee

Teacher pay raises are coming whether they are funded or not, and power companies are in no hurry to bring high-speed internet to the middle ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Friday, January 11, 2019 8:10 pm

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Galey elected to emergency management board

The go-to man for emergencies in Lincoln County is now one of the go-to men for emergencies across Mississippi. Lincoln County Emergency Management Director Clifford ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Friday, January 11, 2019 8:55 am

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Property tax deadline coming up Feb. 1

Time to pay up. Real and business property tax bills for 2018 are out in Lincoln County, and mobile home taxes for 2019 will hit ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Friday, January 11, 2019 8:26 am

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Timber bridge grows stronger between inspections

A Lincoln County bridge has developed superpowers and healed itself. It looks that way on paper, at least. District 4 Supervisor Eddie Brown was amazed ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Thursday, January 10, 2019 8:22 am

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Supervisors get financial report, inspect county jail

They walked the steel corridors, peered into the locked and caged holding cells. They visited the operations room and saw the camera feeds, looked at ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Thursday, January 10, 2019 8:09 am

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New county school board members sworn in

Tim Cunningham brought his Holman Christian Standard Bible, a modern English translation of the Good Book first published in 1999. Billy Vaughn brought his late ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Tuesday, January 8, 2019 8:01 pm

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Investigator says body camera footage shows shooting of Brookhaven police officers

The lead investigator looking into the murder of two Brookhaven police officers testified Tuesday that police body camera footage shows the state’s only suspect pulling ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Tuesday, January 8, 2019 3:19 pm

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Suspect charged in December murder of Jayess man

A Bogue Chitto man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a Lawrence County resident whose body was found off Bogue Chitto Road ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Monday, January 7, 2019 9:34 pm

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County supervisors calling department heads in for Q&A

County supervisors have ordered a half-day session of on-the-job training for themselves, and they are calling in every department head and manager in county government ... Read more

by Adam Northam, Monday, January 7, 2019 9:09 pm

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