Today's Top Stories
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 9:00am by Jamie Patterson
Faulty equipment and decreased manpower have led to many of the current struggles within the city’s public works department.
The consequences can be seen around the city from streets in need of repair to inconsistent garbage collection.
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 8:55am by Jamie Patterson
Ward 4 Alderman Aubry Brent Jr. admits the city has been “lackadaisical” when it comes to purchasing equipment for the public works department.
But he said purchases will be made next month.
Mon, 01/23/2017 - 8:53am by Jamie Patterson
With about a month left remaining on contract, the city council began searching for the replacement of board attorney Sarah O’Reilly-Evans this week.
Ina Harris Cannan, 95 years of age, passed away January 16, 2017 and went to be with her Lord and Savior.
She was born May 21, 1921 in Dover, Mississippi. She was preceded in death by her husband Joseph V. Cannan; they were married 65 years.
Wesley Ryan Humphreys, 26, passed away January 14, 2017. A visitation and funeral will be held on Friday, January 20 at Parkview Church of God. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. with funeral services immediately following at 11 a.m.