On Monday, Mississippi Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley ruled in favor of 4-County Electric Power Association's request to construct a new electric substation to serve the future Yokohama Tire Company plant in Clay County.
A federal judge will hear arguments from a former Mississippi and Alabama prep football coach on a motion to set aside or reconsider his sentence to multiple guilty pleas that he transported boys across state lines for sex.
Three West Point men were arrested for possession of marijuana and liquid codiene after a traffic stop Wednesday.
Millenials and Baby-Boomers: Mawmaw may soon be sending you a Facebook friend request.
Have some heavy freight that needs to be weighed? The City of Vernon will soon have an industrial scale open to public use.
Traffic on U.S. Highway 45 South from Carson Road to four miles south of U.S. Highway 82 will be switched Thursday morning for more road and bridge work.
The West Point Board of Selectmen has authorized the hiring of four new police officers plus three new patrol vehicles and two unmarked cars for criminal investigators.
Sales tax dispersions to Golden Triangle cities were up slightly in January when compared to January 2013.
Environmental regulators promised an aggressive cleanup after a tanker train hauling 2.9 million gallons of crude oil derailed and burned in a west Alabama swamp in early November amid a string of North American oil train crashes.
The operator of a public transportation system in Aberdeen has expressed interest in delivering the same service to West Point.
Clay County deputies have not yet made any arrests after $500 in equipment was stolen from the Yokohama Tire Company construction site Friday.
For the next five months, Clay County supervisors will hold their last board meetings of the month in the afternoon instead of in the morning.
On Saturday, March 8, the Back Street Opry in the historic Lamar Theatre in Vernon, Ala., will celebrate its 25th anniversery with a free Grand Ole Opry-style stage show.
Vernon Mayor Glenn Crawford can now collect a paycheck from the city. The first-term mayor and longtime businessman made a campaign promise to residents: he won't accept a salary until the city adds 50 new jobs or posts a 20 percent increase in revenues under his leadership and that of the current council.
Christopher Lee Thompson remains in jail, charged with the beating death of an Amory man.
An arrest has been made in the death of an Amory man.
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