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No Hanging Chads As Students Learn To Vote

GREENVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — Last Friday students at one Delta high school received a real-life lesson in the mechanics of voting when Riverside High School south of Greenville used Washington County’s electronic machines for student elections. Seventh through 12th grade students cast ballots for class representatives and homecoming maids…




Leland Police Investigating Shooting Death

LELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — Leland Police are investigating a shooting death that took place over the long Labor Day weekend it was revealed today. Leland Police Chief PK Nelson says 75-year-old Frank Boykin’s body was discovered Friday inside the apartment where he resided on South Deer CReek Drive West….




Edwards Woman Dies After Fall From Horse

EDWARDS. MS (Ben Caxton) — 53-year-old Edwards woman died Sunday when she fell off the horse she was riding in Hinds County. The accident occurred on Smith Station Road around 6:00 PM. Hinds County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene with emergency medical personnel. The woman’s name has not been…




Inmate Dies In Fight At Private Prison

WILKINSON COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — An inmate has died after a fight at a privately run Mississippi prison. 39-year-old Deandre Davis died Wednesday at the Management & Training Corporation-operated Wilkinson County Correctional Facility. Davis was wounded during a fight in the housing area and died in an ambulance; his…