A Steens woman is dead following a one-vehicle accident Monday on Highway 12 in Lowndes County.
The murder trial involving a Steens man accused of shooting his wife’s lover is scheduled to begin today in Lowndes County Circuit Court.
Just before spring last year, Will Ayers, a 13-year-old student at Caledonia Middle School, had a procedure at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle.
When the results came in, he and his mother were at home in Steens, and his mother said they had to go to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis.
On the road that connects Steens, Miss., and Vernon, Ala., there is a man deer hunters sometimes wait in line to see.
His name is Adrian Van Zyl. He is an intense but amiable 47-year-old South African with a mustache and thick forearms. Usually, he is wearing a red apron and holding a knife.
Most of the time, the little country church stands vacant, but Sunday morning, its double doors were thrown wide, welcoming visitors with the same genial charm it has exuded for more than a century.