Today's Top Stories

Nonprofit groups depend on volunteers in order to successfully help the community. Sometimes it can be difficult to recruit and keep up with the volunteer, though.
Every year Archusa puts on a firework display on July 3rd. This has become a yearly tradition for many families to enjoy right here in Clarke County.
PHI Air Medical is the new air ambulance service that can help with emergencies in Clarke County.
Dayton Jones became the first to graduate from the CTE Welding Program at Jones College in Stonewall on Friday, June 12.
Cordarius Nelson, 28, arrested by QPD for MDOC hold, aggravated assault Chirino Everett, 29, arrested by QPD for domestic violence

Charles N. Jenkins

Charles N. Jenkins, age 80, of Douglasville, GA., passed away on June 10, 2020.  He was born in Quitman, MS, on April 20, 1940, son of the late Delmar Jenkins and Lois McCollum Jenkins Lee of Quitman, MS.

McRee signs with MUW


Wayne Academy's Kaitlyn McRee on Monday signed a letter of intent to compete with the Mississippi University for Women's track and field program. McRee signed the scholarship and other paperwork during an informal gathering at W.A. Monday night.

Jail Docket 06-18-2020

James R. Finnegan, 41, arrested by CCSD for burglary, motor vehicle theft

Dustin Cranford, 27, arrested by SWPD for simple assault

Nathan Deewayne Harris, 33, arrested by CCSD for disorderly conduct, 24 hour hold

James Karl Evans

Graveside Services for Mr. James Karl Evans was held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, June 5, 2020, at Mont Rose Baptist Church Cemetery in Quitman, MS, with Reverend Charles Albrooks officiating. Interment followed graveside rites.

Norma Jean Hamrick

Norma Jean Hamrick, 91, of Stonewall, Mississippi, passed away on June 1, 2020, at her residence. 

She was born on November 4, 1928, to Clarence and Nannie (Myers) Griffin in Clarke County, MS.