To the Editor:
For the past two months, residents who live near the city's sewage pond in the area of Walmart have been complaining to city officials directly and via social media about an increasing stench emanating from the pond.
Last Saturday, a small but passionate group of youths and adults participated in the March for Our Lives in Durant.
The Mayor's Youth Council lead a group parade and received pledges of support from the mayor and police chief.
After listening to testimony from a child and her mother, accusing him of molesting the child, Webster Trent Cochran, a native of Sallis, took the stand in his own defense during a one-day trial in Attala County Circuit Court Monday.
Victor, a K-9 that will work with Deputy Scott Walter, arrived Friday for two weeks of bonding time for the partners before they head to Hattiesburg for training.
Kosciusko Police Chief Herbert Dew told the Star-Herald Tuesday afternoon as the paper was going to press that the two suspects in a shooting near North Natchez Street and Woodard Lane Monday afternoon had been taken into custody in Choctaw County.