Teacher Suspended For Racist Facebook Comment

BATESVILLE, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Batesville teacher has been suspended after a racist comment appeared on her Facebook Page. Cammie Rone, a second-grade teacher at Batesville Intermediate School in Batesville, was placed on administrative leave Monday after officials were made aware of a comment that appeared on her Facebook…

Vicksburg Fire Claims Life Of Double Amputee

VICKSBURG, MS (Ben Caxton) — A Vicksburg house fire has killed a wheelchair-bound occupant. The Tuesday morning blaze on Marcus street claimed the life of 62-year-old Deborah Sweet. Firefighters battling arcing power lines and searing flames could not reach Sweet before she was overcome by the extreme heat and smoke….