A recent increase in scam activity throughout the summer has targeted the elderly. Simpson County resident Mary Gene Padgett reported a recent scam attempt on an older lady. Padgett said the woman received a call from an individual claiming to be her grandson.
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Mendenhall High School 2019 Homecoming Court members are, from left, Senior Football Maid Lakayla Anderson, Senior Football Maid Ravien Graves, Senior Maid Shanya Butler, Senior Maid Jamiria Sorrell; back, Freshman Maid Zoey Feazell, Freshman Maid Gabbe Magee, Junior Maid Alexis Holifield, and Sophomore Maid Raviyn Hayes.
The most important weapon you have is your mind so that is why it is important to remain calm and take charge of the situation.
Supervisor Danny Craft received a phone call last week from a family member that a dog was in the road dragging a chain.
Simpson County Falls Under Burn Ban
John Kilpatrick, emergency serviccs coordinator for Simpson County announced effective today, Friday September 27 that the county is now under a burn ban. All outdoor fires are prohibited. This does not include a bonifide bar-b-q grill or smoker.
OUTDOOR BURNING PRIVILEGES ARE SUSPENDED
Simpson played two regular season games last week against Hartfield Academy and Columbia Academy. The Lady Cougars played two games in the MAIS AAAA South State Tournament against Silliman Institute and Cathedral.
The Simpson Cougars faced off with Hartfield Academy Friday night in Flowood.