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Batesville Municipal Court 7/21/21

City of Batesville Municipal Court was held Wednesday, July 21, with Judge Jay Westfaul presiding. Mario Deprey Chambers,103 Curtis Rd, Charleston, bonded out prior to ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 2:13 pm


Three charged in Sardis shooting; one life taken

Early morning shooting on Sunday, July 25, in the Green Hill Subdivision on the outskirts on Sardis resulted in one injury and one death, according ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 1:50 pm

Batesville News

Heat Wave for the Green Wave

North Delta School opened football practice Monday with a two-a-day schedule. Coaches provided frequent water breaks for the players. Senior Aden Sykes (left) and junior ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 1:47 pm

Batesville News

Batesville getting new discount store in old Fred’s building

Roses, one of the oldest retail store brands in the South, has leased the old Fred’s store property on Hwy. 6 and will soon begin ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 1:39 pm

Panola County News

Groundbreaking next week for medical marijuana facility

Panola Partnership on Monday announced a groundbreaking ceremony for a $4.2 million medical marijuana and cultivation facility scheduled for construction at the Airport Industrial Park ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Monday, July 26, 2021 4:26 pm

Batesville News

City Board stops Mayor’s directives in special meeting

Batesville city board members voted 5-0 to in a special called meeting Saturday afternoon to overrule Mayor Hal Ferrell’s directives to officials in both the ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Saturday, July 24, 2021 6:18 pm

Batesville News

Framed Pictures property undergoing renovation

Thanks to the robust industrial and commercial real estate market in Panola County, a longtime eyesore on Hwy. 6W in Batesville has been purchased by ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Tuesday, July 20, 2021 2:41 pm


Mitchell Presented County Scholarship

Board of Supervisors Vice President James Birge presented Ripkin Mitchell with a scholarship sponsored annually by the supervisors for a deserving student with plans to ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Thursday, July 15, 2021 10:28 am

Batesville News

Mayor, board compromise on Code Office

Mayor Hal Ferrell, who campaigned in part on the idea that he would reform parts of the City of Batesville’s Code Enforcement Office, wasted little ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Wednesday, July 14, 2021 4:43 am


Joyce Anne Dixon Helmers, 87

Joyce Anne “Jo” Dixon Helmers, 87, passed away July 1, 2021, surrounded by her loving family, at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett, Tenn. Jo’s instructions ... Read more

by Jeremy Weldon, Tuesday, July 6, 2021 9:48 pm

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