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At the time of this writing we don’t know the ending of this story, but we have to be hopeful.

If you want to know about the future of our community you may want to plan to attend our old fashion political forum on Tuesday afternoon at 5 p.m. at Ural Everett Park in downtown, Magee. 

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant recently announced that March is Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month in Mississippi.

Some great news surfaced at the Magee City Board meeting on Tuesday night that is going to mean big savings for homeowners.

Simpson County School Superintendent Greg Paes is reluctant to spend the full amount suggested for the search for a superintendent to hire for 2020. 

Griffis takes office


Kenneth Griffis sworn in as Supreme Court Justice Feb. 1


February 1, 2019

            Justice T. Kenneth Griffis Jr. of Ridgeland took the oath of office Feb. 1 as the newest member of the Mississippi Supreme Court.

County Courthouse Offices

Simpson County courthouse and administrative offices will delay opening until 10 am on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 due to snow. We will make further evaluation around 8am in the morning. Employees can call 601-847-2921 for updates after 8:30am.

GARBAGE Will run late also.








Arrest Reports 1-31-2019

The Simpson County Sheriff’s Office reported 41 arrests from January 21 to January 28.

Tyler Robinson of 82 Brewer Stockman Road Ellisville and Joshua Brooks of 74 Patterson Loop Moselle MS were arrested on January 27 and charged with possession of a schedule I and schedule II controlled substance and marijuana.