Tornado Watch Issued for Southern Mississippi

Tornado Watch Issued for Southern Mississippi

Tornado Watch Issued The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for Southern Mississippi. The watch will remain in effect until 7:00 p.m. CDT, Oct. 31, 2015. In the event of a tornado, the immediate threat will be flying debris. Mobile homes may be damaged or destroyed. There may be damage to windows, roofs, […]

Camp Shelby Soldiers Fired Upon

Camp Shelby Soldiers Fired Upon

A group of unaware soldiers training at Mississippi’s Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center were fired upon on August 4, 2015, at 12:10 p.m.  The suspects are believed to have been inside of a red pick-up truck bearing the spray-painted words “broken arrow” on its body. Perry County Sheriff Jimmy Dale reported that two white men who […]

Emmett Till and the Whistle for Civil Rights

Emmett Till and the Whistle for Civil Rights

Sixty years ago, in the small town of Money, Mississippi, a young Chicagoan was kidnaped, brutally maimed and murdered in an act of racial violence. It was Aug. 28, 1955; a time of heavy racism and segregation in the South. The boy was 14-year-old Emmett Till, whose whistle and the horrific torment and murder it caused made U.S. history and galvanized the […]