Brett Campbell, Author at Daily Leader

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Murder suspect arrested after high-speed chase

A suspect wanted in a Sunday morning Brookhaven murder has been arrested after a multi-county high-speed chase. Zayrick “Juice” Taylor was arrested shortly before 6:30 ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Monday, September 20, 2021 6:33 pm

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Wesson man drowns at Lake Lincoln

A Wesson man has died as the result of an apparent accidental drowning. On the evening of Sunday, Sept. 19, agents with the Mississippi Department ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Monday, September 20, 2021 5:00 pm

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Police investigating Sunday homicide

Brookhaven Police detectives are investigating a homicide that occurred early Sunday morning. Officers responded to the intersection of Vanzie Street and Rance Drive around 4:45 ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Monday, September 20, 2021 3:11 pm

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The Hope Academy aims to change trajectory for community’s young males

A new academy is coming to Brookhaven, bringing challenge and hope. The Hope Academy is an instructional course with the goal of challenging young males ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Saturday, September 18, 2021 12:00 pm

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Murder suspect remains at large

The suspect in an August Lawrence County murder remains at large. Keontra Dunn of Brookhaven has active arrest warrants for one count of murder and ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Friday, September 17, 2021 4:00 pm

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COVID-19 update: 2 more deaths in Lincoln County

The state health department has reported 2,594 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 65 deaths. Twenty-six of the cases and two of the ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Thursday, September 16, 2021 10:03 am

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Road tests for new driver’s licenses won’t be coming back

The road test has historically been the most daunting part of getting a driver’s license for young drivers. New drivers have not had to worry ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Wednesday, September 15, 2021 3:00 pm

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Reading proficiency is a skill to keep ‘Ferst’

Ferst Readers of Lincoln County provides free books to more than 1,300 children up to age 5 every month, but needs donors’ help to fund ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Wednesday, September 15, 2021 2:00 pm

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COVID update: Lincoln adds 19 new cases

The Mississippi State Department of Health reported 19 new positive cases of COVID-19 for Lincoln County Wednesday morning. Lincoln now has recorded 5,192 cases and ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Wednesday, September 15, 2021 11:37 am

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Pre-trial motions filed by accused in capital murder case

Pre-trial motions were heard this week in the capital murder case of a man accused of killing two Brookhaven Police officers in 2018. Marquis A. ... Read more

by Brett Campbell, Tuesday, September 14, 2021 6:00 pm

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