GCSD solicits bids for public funds depositry

NOTICE TO QUALIFIED STATE DEPOSITORIES Notice is hereby given to all qualified financial institutions that the School Board of Greene County School District, pursuant to the provisions of sections 37-7-333, 27-105-305, and 27-105-315 of the Mississippi Code of 1972 As amended, shall receive sealed bids for the privilege of keeping the school District funds from…

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In County Court…

TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on September 8, 2015, Derek Trace Cooley, Kaitlyn Ashley Cooley, Craig D. Freeman, and Kimberly W. Freeman executed a Deed of Trust to Mark T. Davis, Trustee, for the benefit of First South Farm Credit, ACA, which Deed of Trust is filed for record in Book 2015 at Page 4374…

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Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) issues statement on environmental impact of Town of Leakesville wastewater plans

PUBLIC NOTICE MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY OFFICE OF POLLUTION CONTROL FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT ON THE ENVIRONMENT Town of Leakesville Greene County, Mississippi SRF Wastewater Improvements SRF-C280-851-01 August 1, 2018 All projects funded under the Mississippi Water Pollution Control Revolving Loan Fund Program undergo a review to determine whether the proposed project will have a significant…

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Hunting / fishing rights available for lease on public school lands

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS FOR THE HUNTING AND FISHING RIGHTS ON 16TH SECTION SCHOOL TRUST LANDS Greene County School District will accept sealed, written bids for the hunting & fishing lease rights on 16th Section School Trust Lands until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 13, 2018. A listing of parcels available for lease and official bid…

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MDOC releases statement on latest escape at SMCI

The following is the full press release issued today by MDOC MDOC’s Statement on the recent escape at SMCI In response to media inquiries about the escape of Michael F. Wilson on July 5, 2018, at the South Mississippi Correctional Institution (SMCI), the Mississippi Department of Corrections issues the following statement: The Mississippi Department of…

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DeBar asks attorney general to investigate latest SMCI escape

From Staff Reports A member of the Senate committee that oversees the state’s prison system has asked the state attorney general to investigate a recent inmate escape from South Mississippi Correctional Institution. Citing concerns that officials with the Department of Corrections may not conduct an open and honest review of circumstances leading up to the…

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Reeves says he’s not to blame for planned road near his home

By EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS – Associated Press JACKSON (AP) — Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said Wednesday that he did not pressure the Mississippi Department of Transportation to build a $2 million road near his gated neighborhood. Reeves said Central District Transportation Commissioner Dick Hall, who is also an elected Republican, pushed for the proposed frontage…

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Escaped inmate captured

OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) — An inmate has been captured in Mississippi, two days after escaping from a state prison. The Mississippi Department of Corrections says 47-year-old Michael F. Wilson , known as “Pretty Boy Floyd,” was captured Saturday evening in the coastal city of Ocean Springs. He was discovered missing Thursday afternoon from South…

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Police seeking help in attempted break-ins Thursday morning

  From Staff Reports The Greene County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help identifying several suspects in an attempted burglary at a convenience store near Leakesville early Thursday morning. Manager Tianey Hillman posted several photos on Facebook Thursday morning that were taken from security video at The Junction, located at the intersection of Hwy. 594…

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