Thursday Feb 27
Shale brings high hopes in Mississippi, Louisiana
In this Dec. 23, 2013 photograph, Amite County Supervisor Max Lawson describes the convoy of about 200 trucks carting in a drilling rig and other gear on what was pasture land at his Gillsburg, Miss., farm.
Firefighter dies while fighting wood, grass blaze
LIBERTY, Miss. -- Authorities say an Amite County volunteer firefighter died Saturday while fighting a wildfire east of Liberty.
Life sentence upheld in Amite slaying
The Mississippi Supreme Court on Thursday upheld Daniel Beasley's conviction of murder in the death of his 73-year-old aunt in 2011.
Woman dies in Amite County crash
Liberty police say they were called to the intersection of South Greensburg Road and Mississippi Highway 584 around 11:30 a.m. Police Chief Nathan Toney says Martin was southbound on Highway 584 when she encountered an 18-wheeler at a curve.