19-year-old Drowns in Tunica

TUNICA COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — A 19-year old man is dead after drowning in a Tunica County lake. The family of J.W. Ransom says he has a seven-month-old child and was set to graduate from high school next month. He was visiting friends at the Cypress Lake Apartments off…


School Sports Can Resume June 1

JACKSON, MS (Ben Caxton) — It’s been two months since Mississippi high school sports were suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but the Mississippi High School Activities Association has taken steps to allow summer workouts to begin. Effective June 1st schools can begin summer practices, workouts, weightlifting, conditioning, and rehearsals…




Burned Church Was Suing City Of Holly Springs

HOLLY SPRINGS, MS (Ben Caxton) — The church that burned down Wednesday was suing the city of Holly Springs on gathering restrictions amid the coronavirus outbreak. First Pentecostal Church Pastor Jerry Waldrop alleged that police officers disrupted a church bible study and Easter service. Holly Springs’ city attorney said nearly…