6-Month-Old Killed In Drive-By Shooting

GRENADA, MS (Ben Caxton) — A 6-month-old boy has died after a drive-by shooting in Grenada. Police say the baby was shot in the head Tuesday afternoon. Witnesses said multiple shots were fired from a passing car and hit a house where the child was inside. Two people were taken…


Curtain Coming Down On Shelter In Old Theater

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — An old Greenville Theater converted recently into a men’s shelter is going to have to close according to city officials. The city council voted this week to order the building be vacated within two weeks for safety reasons. The Grace Tabernacle Covenant Church converted the…


Crop Duster Dies In Crash Near Minter City

MINTER CITY, MS (Ben Caxton) — A crop duster pilot died yesterday when the plane he was piloting crashed in Tallahatchie County. The crash occurred in a wooded area just off Mississippi State Highway 8 near Minter City. The name of the pilot has not yet been released. An aviation…


More Room To Paint The Big Metal Birds In Grenada

GRENADA, MS (Ben Caxton) — An aircraft painting and maintenance firm is expanding. On Tuesday Sunshine Aviation completed a new million-dollar hangar that is owned by the city of Grenada that the company will use. Sunshine invested $50,000 of its own money while the city and Mississippi Development Authority each…


No Special Session To Debate, Again, The State Flag

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant won’t call legislators back to the Capitol to consider removing the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag, even though the Legislative Black Caucus wants Bryant to set a special session after white supremacists marched with the battle flag last weekend…



Yazoo Man Dies In Tuesday Morning Shooting

YAZOO CITY, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Yazoo man has been killed in an early Tuesday morning shooting. 34-year-old Antwuan Jamal Bass died when he was shot at a home on Clubview Circle between 2:40 AM and 3:00 AM according to Yazoo Police Chief Andre Lloyd. The Yazoo City coroner…


Six Medical Professionals Arrested On Drug Charges

ROLLING FORK, MS (Ben Caxton) — State and federal drug enforcement agents have arrested six Mississippi health care professionals, including a doctor and his medical assistant, on felony drug charges. The arrests stem from separate drug investigations conducted jointly by the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics and U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration….



Cleveland Murderer Loses Appeal In Court

CLEVELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Parchman inmate convicted of a Cleveland murder in 2016 has lost his appeal for a new trial. LaMarcus Wallace contended that he should have been granted a mistrial. According to court documents, Wallace claimed that the trial court erred in failing to grant a…