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

Faye McCarra

Faye McCarra, 87, of Quitman, Mississippi, passed away on June 7, 2020, at Poplar Springs Nursing Center. 

She was born on August 9, 1932, to Moody and Cora (Taylor) Belcher in Stonewall, MS.

Imogene Brock Carroll

Imogene Brock Carroll, 81, of Quitman, Mississippi, passed away on June 2, 2020, at her residence.   

She was born on July 6, 1938, to George and Verna (Avera) Carroll in Clarke County, MS. 

J. W. Abston

J. W. Abston, 66, of Quitman, Mississippi, passed away on May 29, 2020, at Anderson Regional Medical Center. 

He was born on April 2, 1954, to Jessie and Grace (Baker) Abston in Clarke County, MS.

Ardell Moffett Rogers

Ardell Moffett Rogers, age 83, from Enterprise, MS, died on June 7, 2020, at Laurel Wood Nursing Home in Laurel, MS. Graveside service will be held June 11, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at Seventh - Day Adventist Cemetery in Soso, Ms.

Jail Docket 06/04/20

Herbert A. Jenkins, 24, arrested by EPD for possession of paraphernalia, possession marijuana

Amber Jo Stroud, 24, arrested by EPD for careless driving, suspended DL, possession of paraphernalia, DUI other

Like a Child


As we enter June, we often think of officially entering the summer season.  Many things take place in the summer – gardens, hay-cutting, various events, and the vacation from school for children.  As summer is the more traditional time for vacation from work and for family va