Jackson County Deputy Saves Choking Infant

A Jackson County couple is extremely grateful to two sheriff’s deputies who helped save their 8-day-old girl’s life. After responding to a 911 call, deputies Nathan Fisher and Chris Pitalo arrived at the home of Larry and Meghan Beddingfield and immediately began aiding the nonresponsive baby until paramedics arrived. One…



Steamboat Cruisers Asking for More Time

(Natchez, MS) — Visitors traveling on the American Queen Steamboat cruise are saying they want more time in Natchez but making that happen might be a logistical problem. Natchez Convention and Visitors Bureau officials are working with the American Queen to lengthen the amount of time the steamboat stays docked…


MSHD Making Big Changes

Mississippi State Health Department is announcing its plans to close nine clinics to save money according to State Health Officer, Dr. Mary Currier. The number of patients treated in clinics has seriously declined. Because patients have options to see other providers under Medicaid and the federal healthcare overhaul, clinics across…