JACKSON — The Mississippi Development Authority will administer the disbursement of more than $100 million in federal funds to small businesses in the state impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and resultant economic shutdown.
OXFORD — Emmie Brookins wasn’t even born when University of Mississippi football player Roy Lee “Chucky” Mullins suffered a life-changing injury during the Rebels’ 1989 homecoming game against Vanderbilt.
HATTIESBURG — Graduating from college is an incredibly rewarding feat, even more so when the journey has taken nearly 20 years to complete. KaSondra Toney is a single mom, a dedicated student and a soon-to-be graduate with a bachelor’s degree from the School of Child and Family Sciences at the University of Southern Mississippi.
Monday, May 11
Medical, 1409 Ridgewood Drive, 11:11 a.m., Columbia responded.
Grass/woods fire, Shiloh Firetower Road/U.S. 98 W., 1:25 p.m., Foxworth and Southwest Marion responded.
Smoke, 208 Wiggins Road, 8:15 p.m., Columbia responded.
Editor’s Note: The following people were booked into the Marion County Jail from May 11 to May 17. The C-P will correct any errors. Call Editor Charlie Smith at 736-2611 for corrections.