Today's Top Stories

Mayor Eddie Fulton has big plans for the city of Quitman that he would love to see come to fruition. One of his visions is Quitman Village.
Carla Goodwin officially opened Small Hands Academy on October 1. Ms. Goodwin is no stranger to running a daycare.
East Central Community College alumnus and former Lady Warrior basketball standout Pam Green Hampton of Quitman will join a distinguished group of former athletes when she is inducted into the col
Miss Battle for the Texas Hospital 2020 Pageant will be held at Archusa Water Creek Park, Quitman, MS, Saturday, February 22, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.
“I’m a survivor—a living example of what people can go through and survive” (Elizabeth Taylor).

Jail Docket 10/10/19

• Takeasha L. Williams, 24, arrested by CCSD for capias-Felony Malicious Mischief

• Byron J. Certain, 21, arrested by CCSD for hold for Picayune Police Department

• Dennis Gates, 37, arrested by CCSD for capias, felony fleeing and eluding

Jail Docket 10/3//19

Andrew R. Ellis, 29, arrested by QPD for bench warrant

Dean Rolison, 52, arrested by EPD and CCSD for no insurance, no D.L., open container, possession of controlled substance, DUI, hold for CID

Robert K. Hamrick, 33, arrested by SWPD for shoplifting

Bartee for Circuit Clerk

It is with the deepest gratitude that Yvette Bartee expresses appreciation to fellow Clarke Countians for electing her as the Democratic frontrunner in the November 5, 2019, general election for the Office of Circuit Clerk. She does not take loyalty and support lightly.

Jail Docket 09/26/19

• JC Bland, Jr., 43, arrested by QPD for disturbance of a business

• Matthew Cecil Hemphill, 53, arrested by CCSD for 7 count of sexual battery and 3 count lustful touching of a child

• James H. Johnson, 37, arrested by CCSD for burglary of a dwelling