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Infractions down for Amory School District

AMORY – So far this year, infractions are down in the Amory School District, according to Amory School District Superintendent Tony Cook. “We are at 99 this year compared to 163 at this time last year. There’s a lot of howling about dress code and lockers but safety is our number one concern and our […]

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Conservator approves Aberdeen School District September agenda

ABERDEEN – As part of the September agenda, Aberdeen School District Conservator Mac Curlee approved Ashley Craig as Aberdeen Elementary School speech language pathologist for the 201-2015 school year. Curlee also approved the resignations of Alex Williams as speech therapist and Debbie Dilworth as Belle Elementary School secretary. A transfer for Tameka Lewis from AES […]

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Nettleton man charged with Grand Larceny

AMORY-  Amory Police have arrested Christopher Wayne Hester, age 36,of Nettleton for Grand Larceny.   On September 18,  Amory Police received a report of a boat theft from a business on Hwy 25 North in Amory. A tip was received about the location of the stolen boat and with the help of Nettleton Police and Lee County […]

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West Point woman arrested by APD for identity theft and shoplifting

AMORY-  Amory Police have arrested a female for felony shoplifting and identity theft.  On September 4, 2014, Amory Police attempted to stop a suspect wanted for passing fake check and state ID who was reported to be in the area of Hwy 278 East in Amory. The suspect was also wanted in connection with a felony […]

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Nettleton Sonic robbed at gunpoint

NETTLETON – Nettleton Sonic was robbed at gunpoint about 11:52 p.m. on Thursday night, Sept. 18. According to Nettleton Chief of Police A.D. Heard, the suspect was a black male. He was carrying a small caliber gun thought to be a .22 pistol. “Pictures from the camera were of such poor quality that we could […]

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Amory High School’s beauty revue set for Saturday

AMORY – The 2014 Amory High School Beauty Revue will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20, in the high school auditorium. This year’s theme is “A Night on Broadway.” It will feature some of the most famous musicals known to The Big Apple. Entertainment throughout the evening will include songs and dance […]

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Post 26 to recognize those listed POW/MIA

ABERDEEN – The Daniel W. Bird American Legion Post 26 and Auxiliary Unit 26 will host its Third Annual Candle Light Ceremony in observation of National POW/MIA Recognition Day ceremony Sept. 19 at 8 p.m. The ceremony will include the POW/MIA table ceremony and guest speaker is District 20 Rep. Chris Brown. The ceremony will […]

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ICC offers personal safety, defense class for females

BELDEN – Registration is under way at the Itawamba Community College Belden Center for a class in personal safety and defense for females of all ages. The class will meet from 6-9 p.m., Sept. 22 and 29, in room 511. With a focus on personal protection and safety, the class is ideal for those who […]

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Friends Walk scheduled for Saturday

AMORY – First Friends will host its annual Friends Walk Saturday at Frisco Park with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m. for the 5K walk at 9:30 a.m. “We’re walking for a great cause, which is for the things we do to alleviate stress from families suffering with this disease,” said First Friends Respite Center Executive […]

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