Wednesday Nov 20
Adams Co. prison riot inmate sentenced to 10 years
The Natchez Democrat reports the sentence came despite Ernesto Lizama-Reynaga's protests that he had only pleaded guilty to rioting in order to get reassigned to a new correctional facility Lizama-Reynaga had previously agreed with the U.S. Attorney's Office's factual basis read into the court record for his guilty plea that included assertions ... (more)
Sentencing delay for inmate in Miss. prison riot
A federal judge has rescheduled the sentencing hearings for two men convicted of participating in a deadly prison riot in Mississippi last year.
James Brown biopic starts filming Monday in Mississippi
Executive producer Trish Hoffman said extras are still needed for several scenes, including a Vietnam scene that will be filmed at the Natchez-Adams County Airport in December.
Marijuana seized at Natchez post office
A 28-year-old Natchez man has been arrested on charge he tried to have approximately $36,000 worth of marijuana shipped to him.
Adams Co. seeks firefighting youth
But in the next couple of weeks, that search is going to expand to looking for a few good boys and girls, as well.