New Work for MDCC’s Lashandar Johnson

MOORHEAD, MS (Ben Caxton) — Itta Bena native LaShandar Johnson has been named Student Success Initiative Program Director at Mississippi Delta Community College. Her new job requires her to supervise seven student success coaches along with part-time faculty tutors on all three MDCC campuses. Johnson’s department also focuses on all…






Former Starkville Officer Surrenders

STARKVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A former Starkville police officer is in custody today after surrendering to authorities Monday. 25-year-old Gary Wheeler was indicted by an Oktibbeha County grand jury on one count of aggravated assault in relation to a June 3, 2017 shooting that occurred while he was on…