Thursday Feb 20
Boards attempt to spread central dispatch expense 2/18/2014
By Rupert Howell Representatives of seven Panola municipalities and county supervisors met last Thursday with Panola County's E-911 board in a roundtable format trying to secure a funding method so that each entity pays its share of costs for centralized dispatching.
Bill would require Miss. Highway Patrol to investigate accidents
Because of a lack of manpower, the Mississippi Highway Patrol has stopped investigating traffic accidents on interstates within some municipalities.
Sardis aldermen pass - common sense' noise ordinance, close street to trucks 2/7/2014
By Rupert Howell The Sardis board of mayor and aldermen approved a new noise ordinance, accepted a bid on water well work and voted to exclude 18-wheelers from entering Rainwater Street from Lee Street during Tuesday's regular monthly meeting at City Hall.
Bicyclists warned off Como Main St.; chief seeks additional officers 1/14/2014
By John Howell Sr. Como Main Street sidewalks will soon have signs warning bicyclists and skateboarders to stay off.
Jaws' arrive at Como VFD; damaged radio repeater repaired 1/14/2014
By John Howell Sr. The Como Volunteer Fire Dept. received on Wednesday a "Jaws of Life" extraction device bought for $9,157 with proceeds from the sale of cooked Boston Butt roasts, Como Civic Club donations and county fire rebate money.