Daily Journal A Fulton woman is dead after a one-vehicle crash. Officials from Mississippi Highway Patrol say that Brenda Christian, 51, of Fulton, was traveling westbound on MS 178 near Peppertown on Monday morning when she left the roadway in a 2000 Chevrolet car and collided with several trees. Christian died on the scene from […]

Monroe Journal An Aberdeen man has been charged with cocaine possession. The Monroe County Narcotics Unit arrested Travis C. Hubbard, 31, on Friday. The arrest was the result of a search warrant at a residence on South Matubba Street in Aberdeen. Hubbard is charged with possession of cocaine. He is currently being housed at Monroe […]

By William Moore Daily Journal TUPELO – Be careful what you post on Facebook – your local law enforcement might be watching. “Right now, Facebook helps us catch more wanted people than any other source,” said Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson. “Our Facebook site gets more than 10,000 hits a day. “Good or bad … […]

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Andy Hankins of Tupelo Wrecker loads a Ford Fusion onto a roll-back wrecker Friday morning after a three-car wreck on Highway 45 just north of Shannon.

By William Moore Daily Journal TUPELO – Old Man Winter rolled through the region Friday, leaving roadsides scattered with cars and two dead in Alcorn County. According to Mississippi Highway Patrol Trooper Ray Hall, two cars hit a patch of ice on U.S. Highway 72 near the APAC plant around 1:30 p.m. and had a […]

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By William Moore Daily Journal CORINTH – Winter weather and icy roads are being blamed for a multiple vehicle wreck near Glen that claimed two lives Friday afternoon. According to Mississippi Highway Patrol Spokesman Ray Hall, two cars hit a patch of ice on U.S. Highway 72 near the APAC plant around 1:30 p.m. and […]

Monroe Journal ABERDEEN – A handful of drug arrests were made Thursday. The Monroe County Narcotics Unit arrested Nathan Tyler Noe, 23, and Larry Joseph Wiggins Jr., 40, both of Amory. Noe is charged with possession of meth, and Wiggins is charged with possession of marijuana with intent. The arrests stemmed from a traffic stop […]

By William Moore Daily Journal TUPELO – Two months after being arrested and charged with driving under the influence, Lee County Prosecuting Attorney James Moore is still waiting for his day in court. “I am not fighting it,” said Moore. “I have no plans to ask for a trial. I am just waiting for a […]

By Ray Van Dusen Monroe Journal ABERDEEN – The Aberdeen Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at approximately 9 p.m. Wednesday at Jesse’s Package Store on South Meridian Street. According to Aberdeen Police Chief Henry Randle, two black males entered the liquor store and fired one shot in the air before taking […]

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By David Helms Pontotoc Progress A 19-year-old Pontotoc County man was seriously injured around 4:30 p.m. Thursday in a one-vehicle accident on Palestine Road in southwestern Pontotoc County, according to Pontotoc County Sheriff Leo Mask. Mask said Josh Estes, 19, of Highway 9 South, Pontotoc, was air-lifted by helicopter to North Mississippi Medical Center shortly […]