C-Spire Expanding Services Across Mississippi

RIDGELAND, MS (Ben Caxton) — C-Spire says it will expand internet service in Mississippi, offering wireless internet in 46 communities by year’s end with speeds up to 25 megabits per second using signals from nearby cell towers. The Ridgeland-based company says it’s focusing on areas where current providers offer slower…


Explosion Kills Three In Jasper County

JASPER COUNTY, MS (Ben Caxton) — Three people died and two others were injured after an explosion Monday afternoon in Jasper County. Deputies responded to a call about a trailer fire around 4:00 PM. Three adults were found dead at the scene and two teenagers were hurt. Investigators believe one…






$25,000 Grant For IPads In Monticello Schools

MONTICELLO, AR (Ben Caxton) — Monsanto is sending some money for iPads to Monticello schools. The district will be receiving $25,000 which they will use to purchase iPads for the Monticello Intermediate School’s Project Lead the Way model classrooms. Area farmers nominated the school district and the grant through the…