Stephanie Rebman

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Stories Written by Stephanie Rebman

By William Moore Daily Journal TUPELO – A Tishomingo County man died as a result of a one-vehicle wreck on the Natchez Trace Parkway in the pre-dawn hours Saturday. According to Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green, park rangers responded around 4:15 a.m. to a crash site just north of the Highway 363 intersection in Saltillo. […]

By Stephanie Rebman Daily Journal TUPELO – Last weekend’s rains stripped trees of their leaves, giving Tupelo residents and the city one more item for their chore list. Tupelo Public Works Director Chuck Williams said crews spent Monday sweeping streets and pulling leaves out of drains in the gutters. “We have been tasked with picking […]

Daily Journal Calhoun County Sheriff Greg Pollan confirms two 18-wheelers hit head-on on Highway 341 south of Vardaman. Deputies and Mississippi Highway Patrol are on the scene. According to medics, trauma units are responding. Further details are not yet available.

By Stephanie Rebman Daily Journal TUPELO – Marla Elmore retired from nursing, but she has not stopped taking care of everyone in her path. The self-described “worker bee” retired after 38 years as a nurse in 2012 and threw herself into service with the Tupelo Luncheon Civitan Club. Currently Elmore, 64, puts up flags around […]

By Stephanie Rebman Daily Journal TUPELO – Going green is getting a lot of attention in Tupelo. The city rolled out curbside recycling in 2008 as part of a Waste Management pilot program, and since then demand to recycle and reduce waste has only increased. Currently 65 tons of recyclables are being processed each month […]

By William Moore Daily Journal TUPELO – Mother Nature threw a bit of a curve to the Communities Forward Festival as the region experienced the first fall frost. “It was pretty cold out here this morning when I got here,” said Rudy Young of Unpredictable Bar-B-Que. He set up his booth in Gumtree Park on […]

  By William Moore Daily Journal SHERMAN – James and Ida McGlaun had just enough time to get out of their house with the clothes on their back, before fire destroyed the structure. “I was watching television and came to the kitchen and saw flames on the back porch,” said James McGlaun. “I call for […]

By Stephanie Rebman Daily Journal Two Northeast Mississippians died Wednesday in crashes in the region. The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a 3 p.m. crash in Benton County on Mississippi Highway 5, south of U.S. Highway 72. According to MHP spokesman Ray Hall, upon arriving it appeared James Godsey, 77, of Ashland, was traveling north […]

By William Moore Daily Journal ABERDEEN – Two men are dead and two women are recovering after a family squabble escalated to gunfire Friday evening. “This is the worst thing that has ever happened in this community,” said Ferrell Morris, whose Aberdeen Muffler and Brake sits less than a mile north. “I’ve lived here in […]

  Monroe Journal ABERDEEN – Two people are dead after a domestic dispute Friday in Monroe County. According to Sheriff Cecil Cantrell, two people were fatally shot and two people were injured in an incident at 20230 Coontail Road, at the Box Road intersection. Cantrell said it appears the former son-in-law pulled up in the […]